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La Situation Mondiale Des Pêches Et De L'aquaculture 2014
Price: Free! Words: 128,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
L’édition 2014 de La situation mondiale des pêches et de l'aquaculture propose une analyse de plusieurs thèmes importants, notamment le rôle de l’aquaculture dans l’amélioration de la nutrition et la question de la réduction des pratiques préjudiciables et des mauvaises pratiques de gestion qui menacent la durabilité du secteur de la pêche.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)
Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
This new edition of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) highlights the significant role that fisheries and aquaculture plays in eliminating hunger, promoting health and reducing poverty.
State of Food and Agriculture: 2014: Innovation in Family Farming
Price: Free! Words: 48,380. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Strategies to support innovation must recognize the diversity among family farms and focus on increasing yields, preserving natural resources and raising rural incomes. This requires an innovation system that facilitates and coordinates the activities of all stakeholders involved in agricultural innovation.
Vegetable Gardening For Beginners - Book For Dummies and Tips To Urban Organic Gardening
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by Mandy Parker. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Thins covers almost everything required for learning and practicing Vegetable Gardening. Find everything required to Maintain, Benefits, planning and growing the vegetables in garden. We cover Planting and Growing Onions, Beans, Lettuce, Radishes, Squash, Potatoes, Okra, Kales, Tomatoes, Peppers, Cucumbers, Cauliflower, Carrots, Cabbages, Asparagus, Beets, Broccoli. . Click Buy Now To Read Book
Incubating Chicken Eggs: A Guide to Hatching Your Own Chickens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Hatching chicks is very rewarding and not difficult but there is a need to pay attention to details. Incubating Chickens gives all the detail needed to a successful hatch. Humidity and temperature are critical. If there are little chickies in your future, this is the handbook you need.
Oak Tree Farm
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Compelling, poignant and heartwarming tales for countryside and animal lovers. In a tranquil rural location by the Beaufort Mountains on Vancouver Island, Canada, the Ansells ambitiously embark on a new life of small mixed-livestock farming following their air-sea rescue from Cyclone Justin. Developing and populating the farm proves to be both challenging and very rewarding. An irresistible read.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Red Meats - Terminology, Beef Introduction, Inspection of Carcass, Cuts, Roasts, Steaks, Fat, Pork and Loin Roasts, Cured, Smoked, Sausage
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,600. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Professional, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
What is the major muscle of a rib eye steak? What is the landmark for separation of the forequarter from the hindquarter? What is the "packinghouse" term for the diaphragm?
Her Name was Half Calf
Price: Free! Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
Her Name was Half Calf is a non-fiction short story about the life and death of a pet cow.
One Woman and Her Dog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: British English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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.
Molluscs and Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,010. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: 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.
Wild Cow (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 2)
Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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.
To Build Up the Land: Thoughts on Mankind's uneasy intercourse with Nature
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
A thought provoking look at the root cause of climate change and the origins of mankind's interaction with the land.
John Wayne (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 1)
Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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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.
Conscious Gardening: Practical and Metaphysical Expert Advice to Grow Your Garden Organically
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: Australian English. Published: October 18, 2012 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
"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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,260. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Whittet Books. Categories: 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.
How Not To Make Millions - but Still Enjoy a Rich Rural Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
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.
Live and Let Live
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: 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.
The Stand at Klamath Falls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011 by Alpha Connections. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
How rural western farmers stood up against entrenched environmentalists and agencies of the federal government over water rights issues…and prevailed.