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Plant and Crop-based Biofuels and Industrial Biotechnology: Comprehensive World Survey of Biofuel Industries and Processes, Renewable Energy and Resources Roadmap
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Two federal documents provide a unique and comprehensive status report on biofuel processes and industrial biotechnology around the globe, with information about exciting developments in China, Japan, Canada, Australia, Brazil, the European Union, India, and elsewhere - along with definitive data on American technology.
The Little Book Of Life - Book One - A to H
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 272,490. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
The Little Book Of Life is the definitive conversation on being human. Covering over 250 topics, from anger to animals, and war to waste. written as a dialogue with the reader, It engages you at all times, asking you to question everything you have ever believed in, but in a friendly,non-judgemental tone, and is an essential read for any person who wishes to enquire into the nature of all things.
DIY Energy & Money Saving Solutions - Best Practices Volume 1 Landscape Hedge
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
This particular eBook contains a simple DIY (Do-it-Yourself) project you can complete in a weekend or two at a cost of $100-$200 worth of supplies. Completing this project yourself will also save thousands of dollars compared to hiring a landscaper.
The Wrath of Grapes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Over long, hard decades, American winemakers have won the respect of connoisseurs everywhere. Many of the world's most cherished, and expensive, wines come fro the United States.. But today, the unique and eccentric wine industry faces agrim set of challenges that could transform it forever: oversupply in the face of flat consumption, devastating vineyard diseases...
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #11 Agriculture and Natural Resources (IS-811) - USDA, APHIS, Nutrition Assistance, Household Pets, Historic Preservation
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Emergency Support Function (ESF) #11 Agriculture and Natural Resources Annex.
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.
Czech Cooking Volume II Main Courses
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Czech Cooking Volume II is a collection of recipes collected, preserved and authored by Jana Mladek, a USDA employee in food safety and vaccine development for more than decade. The recipe collection ranges from the traditional Czech recipes passed down through Bohemian ancestry.
Daddy and I Explore...The Farm! Epub Version
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Do you know where your food comes from? What are the animals and plants that you find on a farm? Which insects are great for your garden and which ones are pests? Come and let's explore how your food is grown! This series of books is aimed at educating young explorers about the beautiful island of Bermuda.
From the Ground Up: The Life and Times of Jack F. Hooper
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Pilot, cowboy, Ph.D., Jack Hooper has worn many hats over the course of his seventy-five years, but, always, at the heart of his endeavors was a deep abiding love of the land and the historic home he and his late wife saved from destruction to turn into Merced, California's premiere Bed and Breakfast.
Picking Our Future : Essays on Food, Change, and Farming
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
Agricultural sustainability is a daunting challenge. Only visible in hindsight, sustainability continually presents new challenges to our systems of food and farming. It is a process, not a result. The trick to sustainability isn’t knowing exactly what to do; mankind has never known that. The trick is asking the right questions in the face of change and looking for leadership in the right places.