Agriculture & farming

    Land of Plenty

    By Charlie Pye-Smith

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    A charming travelogue exploring the little-understood world of British agriculture

    Woodland Developmen: A Long-term Study of Lady Park Wood

    By George Peterken

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    Lady Park Wood in the Wye Valley, UK was set aside as a 'natural' reserve for ecological research in 1944 and the trees, shrubs and ground vegetation have been recorded in detail ever since. This beautifully illustrated book describes 70 years of observations presenting the most detailed records in Europe...

    The Ancient Greek Farmstead

    By Maeve McHugh

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    Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Revised

    By Andy Schneider

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    The unique, down-to-earth, common-sense advice in The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Keeping Chickens, Revised is perfect for people who want to get started keeping backyard poultry.

    Reproductive Technologies in Farm Ani

    By Ian Gordon

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    Drawing on the interplay between farming and research, this popular textbook provides an updated account of the key techniques for manipulating reproduction in farm animals. It places due emphasis on techniques developed or improved over the last decade, covering technologies for cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, buffaloes, camelids, horses and poultry.

    Agronomy for Development

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £25.37

    -Selection and editorial matter, James Sumberg; individual chapters, the contributors---Copyright statement, t.p. verso.

    Letters to a Beekeeper

    By Alys Fowler

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    This the story of how, over the course of a year, Alys, the Guardian gardening writer, learns how to keep bees; It is the best rule-breaking, wildlife-friendly, guerilla, urban gardening, insect-identifying, honey-tasting, wax-dripping, epistolary how-to book you could ever hope to own.

    Invasive Species

    Paperback Save £3.74 = £36.25

    This book reviews the latest risk-based techniques to protect national interests from invasive pests and pathogens before, at and within national borders.

    Earthscan Reader on Gender and Forests

    Paperback Save £3.13 = £33.86

    There is currently much interest in mainstreaming gender in natural resource management, including forestry. This reader provides a collection of key articles on gender and forests published over the last 30 years. Including an editorial introduction and overview, it provides an accessible collection of excellent forestry-relevant social science within an...

    Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping

    By Fred Hams

    Hardback £12.65

    Directory of chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys and how to keep them, with 700 photographs.

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