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Oak Tree Farm
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.