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Механизация первичной обработки и хранения растениеводческой продукции
By S. K. Manasyan
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: Russian. Published: December 18, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
Производство сельскохозяйственной продукции включает широкий комплекс технологических операций и процессов, которые в совокупности должны не только своевременно заготовить произведенную продукцию, но и обеспечить ее переработку и создать условия для длительного и качественного хранения. Это в полной мере относится к производству растениеводческой продукции стебельных и овощных культур. Зерно и сем
Imitating Natural Systems: Towards an Indigenous Agro-Forestry
By Jennifer House
Price: Free! Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
This short case study explores the relationship between farming, plants, animals, soil fertility, and health. The Houses use kin-centric, indigenous agro-forestry techniques to manage their organic fruit orchard, Coco Ranch, in California. This study will be of interest to those contemplating resilient ecological systems, local and subsistence agriculture, and living in harmony with the Earth.
Factory farming and animal liberation: the New Zealand experience
By Michael Morris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Agriculture / Agronomy / General
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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.