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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.
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Equal parts historical document, confessional memoir and social critique, this book tells the story of “Sunroot Gardens,” a bicycle-based urban farming operation the author founded and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.
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.