Books tagged: farming

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How To Be A Perfect Farm Wife
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Weddings » Bride preparation, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
Questions posed by farm wives are answered by farmer’s wife and writer Lorna Sixsmith. She knows what it is like to have the village appraise your signature dish, how to stay calm during the dreaded “testing”, how to interpret “farm speak”, and what to do to keep the cows happy. More importantly she knows how to cheat to give the impression you are a PERFECT farm wife.
A Beginner's Guide to Mini-Farming
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Read this book and find out how you can start your own mini farm right in your backyard. You will learn how to make your own raised bed and your compost. You will learn how to fertilize and irrigate your crops. Also, learn about raising your own chickens and enjoying freshly laid eggs as well as meat right from your home! So, let’s get started!
Raising Chickens In Your Own Backyard: A Guide For Beginners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Chickens are a wonderful pet, and even your small kid can take good care of them with a little bit of guidance from you. But the problem is where and how to start? Not to worry. Read this guide and you will know how and where to begin. You will learn everything from buying your coop and chickens to cleaning and storing your eggs in this guide. So, let’s get started with your own flock of chickens!
Fields of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,950. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Urban
Farmer Drury Bell faces bankruptcy because of a series of crop failures and bad weather. As he struggles to save his farm, his physical and mental capabilities are tested to the limit by plotters and opportunists out to destroy him.
Dirt Road Diary: Recalling a Country Childhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,320. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A journalist recalls growing up on a farm in northeast Missouri, where his only connection with the outside world was a dirt road. Recollections include farm animals, old-time vehicles, a one-room country school, fairs, hikes in creek-beds, party lines, and the foibles of rural life. Illustrated with family photographs, “Dirt Road Diary” covers the years before the author’s college days.
Poetry About Farming
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This short eBook has my most requested poetry on the topic of farming, written for the stage and performed in comedy clubs, county fairs, The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, and The Peoples' Poetry Gathering in Manhattan. The twelve poems in this edition can be had for the price of a post card.
An Unlikely Love Story: A City-Bred Musician and a 'Country Boy' Begin a New Life on a Missouri Farm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Sometimes two people from seemingly opposite backgrounds find each other and build a successful life. Ken Weyand tells how his mother, a city-bred only child who became a musician, met and married his dad, an orphan who was following his late mother’s dream to be a farmer. Ken uses diary entries, old family letters, photos and personal recollections to trace his parents’ unique journey.
A Row of Rhubarb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,410. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
Candace Hennekens shares more of her story to find lasting reciprocal love while trying live a life with meaning and tranquility. At times inspiring, at time heart breaking, Hennekens is open and honest about the human journey which doesn't always turn out the way you want it to. From farming to becoming an artist to some tried and true rhubarb recipes, this is a cornucopia of rural adventures.
Who Knew It Grew From Poo?
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
“Who knew it grew from Poo?” teaches young readers about the science of aquaponics, a system of aquaculture in which the waste produced by farmed fish or other aquatic animals supplies nutrients for plants grown hydroponically, which in turn purify the water. The approach uses 90 percent less water and can produce up to 3 times more produce at a faster rate than traditional urban gardening.
Guidelines for the fisheries and aquaculture sector on damage and needs assessments in emergencies
Price: Free! Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
Populations depending on fisheries and aquaculture for their livelihoods are threatened not only by natural hazards but also by human-induced events and other developments beyond their control. A steering group of key fisheries and aquaculture sector stakeholders, FAO included, was formed to develop guidelines and best practice standards, and vulnerability analysis tools for the cluster.