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Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Activism
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This book describes the shocking ways factory farmed animals are treated in New Zealand, the lengths industry and government will go to maintain the status quo, and effective ways to make a difference for animals as individuals and as a society. The issues raised about exploitation, political influence and effective activism can be applied to many situations worldwide.
Synthetic Food Production: Solving Global Hunger
This short technical paper presents a technology with the potential to solve global hunger. A Synthetic Food Production facility is described which can provide daily food supplies for thousands of people at extremely low cost. Using the representative example, and 5 to 10 people operating the facility, it is possible to provide up to 10,000 ears (about 200 bushels) of sweet corn per day.
How To Garden For Goats: Gardening, Foraging, Small-Scale Grain and Hay, & More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
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This little eBook discusses why feeding your goats from your garden is a good idea, what they can eat from the garden, preparation involved, foraging wild food, feeding canning leftovers and kitchen scraps, small scale grain and hay growing, stover, sprouting grain, hydroponic foddering, plus how to make your own vitamin and mineral
Between Heaven and Earth: The Biodynamic Compost Preparations: Blog Meditations on How We Do It
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
Meditations on the Rudolf Steiner Biodynamic Compost Preparations from the perspective of a Jungian analyst and Demeter certified Biodynamic farmer.
Thrifty Chicken Breeds: Efficient Producers of Eggs and Meat on the Homestead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
Many backyard chicken keepers are surprised to learn that they spend more on store-bought feed than they would have paid for eggs and meat at the grocery store. If you're on a budget and want your foray into poultry to save money, not lose money, your first step should be to select thrifty chicken breeds.
Forest Resource & Allowable Cut - Fairbanks Working Circle (Alaska)
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals
This work was originally published by the State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Forest, Land and Water Management in 1980. At that time Daniel H. Wieczorek was working as an Inventory Forester for the Northcentral District Office of the Division of Forest, Land and Water Management of the Alaska State Department of Natural Resources. This is a research document.
Adventures in Urban Bike Farming
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Equal parts historical document, confessional memoir and social critique, this book tells the story of “Sunroot Gardens,” a bicycle-based urban farming operation the author founded and cultivated in Portland, Oregon, in the early 2000’s. A must-read for anyone concerned about our collective agricultural future and the role that urban farming could play in it.
How To Draw Blood from a Goat: How To Collect and Send Specimens to Test for Pregnancy, Johnes, CAE, CL, and More
Series: The Little Series of Homestead How-Tos from 5 Acres & A Dream. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
How To Draw Blood from a Goat will take you through the process of collecting blood for testing: types of tests, options for testing, costs, what you'll need, where to get supplies, how to prepare, how to do the draw, how to safely dispose of used supplies, how to package your samples, what the results mean, and a list of tests, labs, and resources.
Наука, инновации, технологии и образование: Сборник статей Международной научно-практической конференции; ФГБОУ ВО Саратовский ГАУ
Price: Free! Language: Russian. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
Сборник статей посвящен проблемам научно-инновационного развития образовательных учреждений, характеризующихся изменениями в экономике, социальной сфере, технологии образования в рамках мирового пространства. Публикации авторов данного сборника направлены на изучение и выявление тенденций социально-экономического развития, как отдельного региона, так и страны в целом.
How To Compost With Chickens: Work Smarter Not Harder for Faster Compost & Happier Chickens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Pets & livestock
How To Compost With Chickens discusses why chickens are well-suited for compost making and how to accommodate their natural instincts. Offers a simple, economical, chicken-friendly composting system, with guidelines for breed selection and what can and can't be composted safely. Includes ideas for adapting the
Biodiesel Production101: Homebrew Edition: A Do It Yourself Guide to Produce Biodiesel on Your Backyard
Price: $12.69 USD. Words: 33,560. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2019 and represented by Alan Delfin, Sr. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
Learn to create your own batches of biodiesel at home. Great resource material for do-it-yourself enthusiasts that want to save money and become more independent of big oil companies. Designed for all levels of knowledge. From the casual readers with no prior knowledge to the technical expert; a great guide to immerse you into the world of biodiesel.
Living Off the Land - A Beginner’s Guide to Being Self-sufficient
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Agriculture / Sustainable Agriculture
There’s a little bit of pioneer spirit in all of us. We can’t help it…it’s in our blood. For some this pioneer spirit shows itself in someone’s determination to climb to the top of the corporate ladder. But for others, this pioneer spirit takes them back to their roots…literally; giving them the desire to be self-sufficient to the greatest extent possible.