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The Soil, man and the soil
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.6. This illustrated manual discusses traditional farming systems and presents reasons for smallholders to change methods in order to improve crop production. Soil depletion and soil improvement are also presented.
The Soil, working the soil (continued)
Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.9. This illustrated manual focuses on working the soil. It covers how to choose fields for cultivation, clearing them of tree stumps, tilling, sowing, crop management, irrigation, drainage and harvesting.
The Plant, the stem
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.3. The illustrated text explains how to identify a plant stem using yam, groundnut, maize, kapok or baobab and cotton as examples. It teaches the reader about two types of stems, herbaceous and woody, and the covers function of the stem with the plant system.
The Plant, the root
Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no. 2. The text explains different root systems, how root systems are built, what a radicle consists of, root hairs and and the function of roots within soil.
The Plant, the leaf
Price: Free! Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.4. The manual describes leaf shape, function and how to protect leaves from diseases and pests. It is illustrated with examples.
The Plant, the flower
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Botany
Better Farming Series, no.5. This illustrated manual uses groundnut and maize flowers as examples to teach about how a flower functions for fertilization with the reproductive organs of the plant, and how seeds and fruit are generated. It also covers seeds and sowing, and storage of grain and seeds.
Animal husbandry: looking after animals, how cattle reproduce
Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.13. This illustrated manual instructs the user on how to house animals and breed cattle, including how to improve enclosures, what to do about parasites, how to take care of wound, vaccination, cattle diseases, reproduction systems, fertilization, pregnancy, calving and castration of bulls.
Animal husbandry: introduction
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Better Farming Series, no.11. This illustrated manual introduces animal husbandry and the benefits to the farmer.
Animal Husbandry: feeding animals
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This handbook is designed for intermediate level agricultural education and training. This illustrated manual focuses on how to feed calves and cattle, how food is digested by cattle, and how to improve pastures and growing fodder crops.
6ed El observador del Genesis. LETRA GRANDE. Del relato poetico a la explicacion cientifica.
Price: Free! Words: 29,510. Language: Spanish. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General, Nonfiction » Social Science » Atheistic and Agnostic studies
La explicación científica del Génesis. La narración de un observador sobre la superficie de la tierra describiendo una visión de Dios. Miles de millones de años en siete días, ¿días del observador? Una perfecta narración del proceso de creación de la tierra de alguien que no comprende lo que ve, alguien que narra según sus preconceptos.
My Lunch at Chick-Fil-A
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
A majority of Americans enjoy eating a quick meal at a reasonable price. The ten’s of thousands of fast food establishments around the country are testament to that assertion. However, few who dine realize that the experience can provide more than just a hasty meal for little money. There is a greater awareness that can be gleaned from a speedy experience if we just take a minute to observe.
Effect of England! My Online Writings Part II
You set the price! Words: 74,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
This book contains many of my online writings. I started my online writings first on the forum pages of a British Website in the year 2004. Later this site took a business direction did not suit the general style and contents of my writings.
Guide OCDE-FAO pour des filières agricoles responsables
Price: Free! Words: 32,800. Language: French. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
La FAO et l’OCDE ont élaboré ce guide pour aider les entreprises à respecter les standards existants de conduite responsable des entreprises et à exercer leur devoir de vigilance dans les filières agricoles afin de faire en sorte que leurs activités n’entraînent pas d’impacts négatifs et contribuent au développement durable.
OECD-FAO Guidance for Responsible Agricultural Supply Chains
Price: Free! Words: 26,920. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
FAO and the OECD have jointly developed this practical guidance to help enterprises observe existing standards of responsible business conduct along agricultural supply chains.
Conspiracy Theories: The Controversial Stories, Deception And Beliefs Of Our Worlds Most Mystifying Conspiracy Theories
Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Conspiracy theories have always been able to pique interest among the old and young alike. Unbelievable tales and plans that allegedly took immense planning and impeccable execution have always remained all-time favourites. This book aims to bring to you some of the biggest conspiracy theories ever recorded...
Food Outlook: Biannual Report on Global Food Markets. October 2016
Price: Free! Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
From a global perspective, food markets are expected to remain generally well balanced in 2016/17 amid large export availabilities and relatively low and more stable international prices, especially for cereals. The world food import bill is set to dip to a six-year low, while still remaining above the USD 1 trillion mark.
حالةالأغذية والزراعة 2016 تغير المناخ والزراعة والأمن الغذائي
Price: Free! Words: 57,170. Language: Arabic. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
حالةالأغذية والزراعة 2016 تغير المناخ والزراعة والأمن الغذائي
2016年粮食及农业状况 气候变化、农业和粮食安全
Price: Free! Words: 14,460. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
除非立即采取行动来提高农业的可持续性、生产率和抵御能力,气候变化影响将严重危害 粮食安全问题本就十分严重的那些国家和区域的粮食生产。
Price: Free! Words: 60,080. Language: Russian. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
Принятое в декабре 2015 года Парижское соглашение открыло новый этап в глобальных усилиях по стабилизации климата, пока не стало слишком поздно.
You Are Not Alone : Stories From The Front Lines Of Womanhood
Price: Free! Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Essay » Sociology
In May 2014, inspired by the hashtag #YesAllWomen, 10 women came together to share their stories of being a woman in today's world - stories of harassment and assault; also stories of sisterhood and joy. They were willing to be vulnerable and admit not only how they have been hurt, but also how they have hurt others. No matter what you have experienced: YOU ARE NOT ALONE