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Grow Your Own Beneficial Indigenous Microorganisms and Bionutrients In Natural Farming
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011 by Bronze Age Media. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
This manual provides a comprehensive breakdown of Gil Carandang's macro and microbiotic farming techniques developed over years of study in Japan, Korea and the United States and gives an insight into farming methods that involve harnessing the power of beneficial microorganisms to boost soil health and produce yield without the need for harsh chemical fertilizers.
How Not To Make Millions - but Still Enjoy a Rich Rural Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
The sample download is not fully representative of the contents, which is a synopsis of 60 years farming and gardening in several countries and is the base for suggestions that can be used by those with less experience. For a better guide see my blog "Snippets" published in June 2013. It is particularly useful for first time owners and novice food growers. 140k words.
One Woman and Her Dog
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: British English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Originally published in the 1980s, this popular and entertaining book describes Viv’s life as a shepherdess in the Cheviot Hills. Both humorous and serious, lively and reflective, energetic and calm, Viv presents the reader with a refreshing, diverting and informative narrative and cannot fail to delight all who read it.
Stronger than Dirt
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,300. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
After years of running the rat race, Kim Schaye and Chris Losee traded in their urban lifestyle for a farm in rural New York. Stronger Than Dirt recounts their transformation from lifetime city dwellers to full-time flower growers. Told from alternating viewpoints of a husband and wife, Stronger Than Dirt is an inspirational tale for anyone who ever wondered what it would be like to pursue a dream
The Stand at Klamath Falls
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011 by Alpha Connections. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
How rural western farmers stood up against entrenched environmentalists and agencies of the federal government over water rights issues…and prevailed.
John Wayne (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 1)
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Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The first in a series of nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. The beginning story is a remembered tale about a mad cow who once ran free on the highway near Mr. Farmer's home and land. Mr. Farmer tells this story and will tell others that have happened during his many years of farming in this series dedicated to his tales.
Wild Cow (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 2)
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Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
The second installment in a series of short nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. This tale is an old story about catching a cow who mysteriously became wild.
Conscious Gardening: Practical and Metaphysical Expert Advice to Grow Your Garden Organically
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: Australian English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Conscious Gardening is a remarkable guide for the aware gardener to enter the place where the gardener’s relationship with Nature transcends gardening. This book covers all the natural, physical aspects of organic gardening. It even addresses the gardener...on being conscious, attitude, the love connection, cause and effect, wholeness, and more.
Duck Egg Production for Beginners: A practical guide for producing duck eggs for the hobby farmer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
"Duck Egg Production for Beginners: A practical guide for producing duck eggs for the hobby farmer" is written for the person who has an interest in raising ducks for duck egg production but knows little or nothing about the topic. A highly unique feature, found in virtually no other book, are the instructions for legally selling excess duck eggs to farmer’s markets, retail stores, and more
21st Century Complete Guide to Biogas and Methane: Agricultural Recovery, Manure Digesters, AgSTAR, Landfill Methane, Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction and Global Methane Initiative
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This unique ebook compilation, formatted for flowing-text reading, provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of biogas, methane, farm recovery processes, manure digesters and processing, the AgSTAR program, landfill methane gas, and the Global Methane Initiative.
The Virgin Pig Keeper - A Pair of Pigs in the Garden
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Whittet Books. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Rearing your own pigs in the garden has so many plus points. The result of your efforts is succulent pork and real bacon and sausages of an unbelievable excellence. In this rearing process you also have the benefit of alert, continually fascinating and socially lively companions, renowned for reducing stress. Unlike most textbooks, this book not only tells you what to do but how.
To Build Up the Land: Thoughts on Mankind's uneasy intercourse with Nature
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change
A thought provoking look at the root cause of climate change and the origins of mankind's interaction with the land.
Molluscs and Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,010. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Molluscs and Me is a true story of determination and entrepreneurship about setting up and running an edible snail farm in East Kent. Recipes and information about snail farming and snail cooking through history and around the world are sandwiched between the chapters. This book is for you if you are fed up with the rat race or dreaming of a new way of life.
Live and Let Live
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Wildlife Conservationist Phillip Spar looks at the real issues that face free roaming predators throughout the world. Predators are under threat whether that be Leopards in Africa to Coyotes in the USA and Foxes in the UK. This short book provides an understanding of the issues but more importantly it it offers practical solutions for farmers and conservationists.