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Howes, F. N:  Nuts. Their production and everyday uses
Book Number: 20525
London, Faber, 1948. First edition. 8vo. hardcover. 264pp. index. 16 b/w plates. very good, light foxing to endpapers & outer page edges. / good, chipped d/w.
Keywords: nuts growing trees production uses brazil macadamia coconuts peanuts oyster pistachio storage picking
Price: $30.00
Sutcliffe, J.H.:  Profitable Poultry Farming - describing in detail the methods that give the best results and pointing out the Mistakes to be Avoided.
Book Number: 24093
L Upcott Gill, London n.d. (1895?) 8vo.128pp. rebound hard cover, with new lable to front board and spine. Copy foxed on end pages. Inscription from po to his mother on title page. End pages consist of advertising. Illustrated with cook breeds, tables, drawings, layouts. Index. Contents include Causes and Failure in the Past, Essential and Aids to Success, Houses and Runs, Feeding and Mangement for Winter Laying, Hatching, Rearing, Preserving Eggs, choice of Breeds, Prices and Balance Sheets, Marketing, Book-keeping, Diseases and Their Treatment.
Keywords: Causes and Failure in the Past, Essential and Aids to Success, Houses and Runs, Feeding and Mangement for Winter Laying, Hatching, Rearing, Preserving Eggs, choice of Breeds, Prices and Balance Sheets, Marketing, Book-keeping, Diseases and Their Treatmen
Price: $35.00
McLachlan, Kenneth Duncan,:  Sulphur in Australasian agriculture
Book Number: 24928
Sydney Sydney University Press 1975 8vo hardcover 261pp index. very good / very good d/w
Keywords: Soils --Australia--Sulphur content--Congresses.Soils --New Zealand--Sulphur content--Congresses. Sulphur in Australasian agriculture McLachlan Kenneth Duncan
Price: $25.00
Cox, W. Gibbons:  Irrigation and Land Drainage.
Book Number: 30282
Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1906. 8vo. brown cloth hardcover. 297pp. index, b/w illus. fair, spine worn, hinges broken.
Keywords: Irrigation and Land Drainage.
Price: $15.00
Condamine, C. et al.:  Pesticide Management in Catchments. Symposium Proceedings February 1998
Book Number: 31600
Dep''t of Primary Industries Qld. 1998 4to. softcover. 161pp. near fine.
Keywords: Pesticide Management in Catchments. Symposium Proceedings
Price: $25.00
Roberts, Brian:  Ground Rules - Perspectives on Land Stewardship
Book Number: 32002
University of Southern Queensland Press 1993 4to softcover 315pp, b/w illus. very good, front cover creased.
Keywords: Ground Rules Roberts Brian soil conservation farming grasses
Price: $18.00
Chalmers, C. H.:  Bacteria in Relation to The Milk Supply
Book Number: 32329
Edward Arnold & Co. 1948 third edition 8vo, green cloth, faded at spine, spine worn top and bottom, otherwise solid copy. 272pp. Contents include Drugs, water, Electrolyte, metabolism, Autonomic Nervous system, Central Nervous system, Alimentary system, Circulatory System, Respiratory system, Skin, Chemotherapy, Bacterial Infections, Helminth Infections, Insect Infections,Disinfectants, Index.
Keywords: Examination of Milk, Examination of Water, Taints and Abnormal Conditons of Milk, Isolation and Indentification of Organisms from Milk, Control of the Dairy Plant, Cleaning Glass Apparatus, Sterilizing Apparatus, Preparation of Culture Media, Innoculation
Price: $10.00
Drane, N. T. and Edwards, H. R. (edited by).:  The Australian Dairy Industry An economic study
Book Number: 32330
F.W.Chesire Melbourne 1961. 8vo. First edition. 321pp. Folding map and b/w diagrams. Contents include Problems of Dairy Industry, Development of Dairying, Demand for Australian Dairy Products, Supply, Incomes of Dairy Farmers, Government Assistance to Butterfat Producers, Regulation of the whole milk and cream supply, The next decade, Future organisation of the dairy industry. Index.
Keywords: Problems of Dairy Industry, Development of Dairying, Demand for Australian Dairy Products, Supply, Incomes of Dairy Farmers, Government Assistance to Butterfat Producers, Regulation of the whole milk and cream supply, The next decade, Future organisation
Price: $12.00
Hill, Cherry:  Equipping Your Horse Farm: Tractors, Trailers & Other Implements
Book Number: 42102
Storey Publishing, LLC 2006 4to softcover 181pp index, b/w illus. very good+. Selecting appropriate, high-quality equipment is critical to running a horse farm safely and efficiently. The proper tractor, implements, trailer, and truck will lighten your workload and help you provide a clean, safe, and healthy environment for your horses. Whether you keep one or two horses on a few acres or run a professional equine facility, Cherry Hill and Richard Klimesh, America's trusted voices on all things equine, will guide you through all your equipment purchases. You'll learn how to assess your farm's needs and how to avoid making choices that could result in costly maintenance and repair bills. nnHill and Klimesh lead you through every aspect of equipment selection, including all-purpose vehicles and a wide variety of implements such as loaders, mowers, harrows, and spreaders. This comprehensive handbook also includes advice on evaluating used tractors and trailers, tips on keeping your machinery and equipment in good working order, and guidelines for safe operation. A point-by-point inventory of desirable features and accessories, numerous photographs and illustrations, and thorough checklists provide additional information as you make the best choices for your farm.
Keywords: horses cherry hill land use horse care horse trailer horse guide horsekeeping reference barn and shelter plans do it yourself Equipping Your Horse Farm Tractors Trailers Other Implements Hill Cherry
Price: $22.00
Birutta, Gale:  A Guide to Raising Llamas: Care, Showing, Breeding, Packing, Profiting
Book Number: 49615
Storey Books May 1997 8vo softcover 327pp very good. Everything readers need to know about behavior, facilities, first aid, breeding, birthing, fleece harvesting, and marketing.Everything you need to know to raise lovable, profitable llamas. Llamas are fast becoming one of the best choices for backyard livestock, and this comprehensive guide will give you the expert advice you need, including tips on: -- Buying your first llama -- Breeding, birthing, and herd management -- Health care, feeding, and facilities -- Llama behavior and training -- Using llamas as guardian and expedition animals -- Marketing llama fleece and organic manure.
Keywords: A Guide to Raising Llamas Care Showing Breeding Packing Profiting Birutta Gale
Price: $12.00

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