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Weekend Farming : A Handbook for Enthusiasts
HOGAN Robyn
Angus & Robertson Australia 1984 
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 210 x 280 mms. 118 pp. Stain on page edge. This book gives detailed advice on setting up a farm and 14 projects suitable for a non resident farmer.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 02279  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Nashi : Asian Pear in New Zealand
WHITE Allan G., CRANWELL David, DREWITT Bill, HALE Chris, LALLU Nagin, MARSH Ken, WALKER James
DSIR Publishing Wellington 1990 
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 85 pp. Information on breeding, orchard establishment, control of pests and diseases, handling, storage and marketing. Illustrated with diagrams and colour photographs. Ex-Library 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 02109  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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A New Life : History of the Poultry Industry in Queensland
MILNE Noel
ISBN: 0724234039
Queensland Department of Primary Industries Brisbane 1989 
 Stiffened Card Covers 147 pp. Tells the history of the poultry industry in Queensland from its first white settlement in 1824.  As New
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01795  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Australia’s Introduced Animals and Plants
TWYFORD Gary
Reed Australia 1991 
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 22 x 29 cms. 128 pp. Wear on corners and top and bottom edge of the spine. Cellotape marks on end papers. This book explores how introduced animals and plants have changed the Australian environment. Maps show the areas affected by the different species. Colour and black/white photographs of the species.  Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 01829  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Countryman Farm Handbook
N/A
ISBN: 0 86778 003 7
St George Books Australia 1981 
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 279 pp. Cover worn on corners and edges of spine. Browning to page edges. Light soiling on endpapers.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 06886  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Farm Management Handbook - Sixth Edition
Queensland Department of Primary Industries
Queensland Department of Primary Industries Australia 1982 
  437 pp Yellow stiff plastic cover. Last few pages have been moisture effected on top corner with no loss of text. Unmarked text.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 08471  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Poultry Nutrition
EWING W. Ray
Ray Ewing Compny California 1963 Fifth Edition
 Hardcover No Dustjacket 1475 pp. Black cover with gilt lettering. Brown spotting to top page edge. Owners name inside front cover. Revised edition  Near Fine
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09772  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Agricultural Tractor
SOUTHWELL P. H.
Temple Press Limited London 1953 First Edition
 Hardcover No Dustjacket 170 pp. Green cloth cover is worn on the edges and faded on the spine. Brown tape staons on endpapers. Browning to page edges. Illustrated. Ex-Library Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 04577  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Incubation and Hatchery Practice
N/A
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food London 1973 Fifth Edition
 Pamphlet 70 pp. Covered in clear adhesive plastic. Browning and wear to edges. Tape stains inside cover. Interior of book unmarked.  Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 08690  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Fruit and Nut Crops - A Disease Management Guide
edited By D. M. Persley, K.G. Pegg, J.R. Syme
ISBN: 0 7242 2555 2
Department of Primary Industries Queensland Brisbane 1989 
 Stiffened Card Covers 68 pp. Browning to page edges. Light soiling to endpapers.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 04748  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Profitable Pig Farming
Johnson, Geoffrey
ISBN: 0-85236-071-1
Farming Press Bridlington, United Kingdom 1976 Fifth Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 208 pp. Dustjacket is worn with chipping and tearing on the edges. Light browning to page edges. Dealers label inside front cover. Illustrated Price Clipped Very Good/Fair
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 07115  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Keeping Silkworms - All You Need to Know
FENNER Monnie
ISBN: 0864363281
Greenhouse Victoria Australia 1991 
 Soft Cover 54 pp. Covered in clear adhesive plastic. Browning to page edges.  Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09849  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Housing the Pig - Bulletin 160
Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food
Her Majesty's Stationery Office London 1971 
 Trade Paperback 112 pp . Cover worn with tape stains and a small tear. Browning to page edges. Tape stains inside covers and on first page. Interior of book in very good condition. Ex-Library Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09886  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Field Guide to Insects and Diseases of Australian Potato Crops, A
Horne, Paul A.; Boer, Rudolf De; Crawford, Denis
ISBN: 0522850413
Melbourne University Press Carlton, Victoria, Australia 2002 
 Paperback 59 pp. Spiral bound.  As New
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15562  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Commercial Hydroponics in Australasia - A Guide for Growers
A.H.A. Inc.
Australian Hydroponics Association Australia 1993 
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 154 pp. Ex Library copy. Light wear on corners. Front loose endpaper missing. Browning to page edges. Grubby marks and writing on rear end papers. The articles in this book are from those given at the 1990 South Pacific Hydroponics Conference with some parts of the papers updated. Ex-Library Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 02353  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Rare Breeds : Endangered Farm Animals in Photographs
Text By Lawrence Alderson
ISBN: 0821221256
Bullfinch Press U.S.A 1995 Reprint
 Hard Cover 144 pages with 114 colour illustrations. A photographic celebration of the traditional farm animals of Great Britain and Europe. A large format album of exceedingly appealing livestock "portraits", with a fascinating text about efforts to preserve these extraordinary animals.  Very Good/Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001992  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Pasture Degradation and Recovery in Australia’s Rangelands : Learning from History
Edited By Greg McKeon, Wayne Hall, Beverley Henry, Grant Stone and Ian Watson
ISBN: 1920920552
Queensland Department of Natural Resources, Mines and Energy Brisbane, QLD, Australia 2004 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 256 pages with colour illustrations. Ex-Library Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018316  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Standard of Perfection for Domesticated Land Fowl and Water Fowl
no author
American Poultry Association Inc  1969 
 Hard Cover 342 breeds and varieties with over 200 b/w illustrations. A few small tears and chips in jacket.  Very Good/Good
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001369  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A New Life : History of the Poultry Industry in Queensland
Noel Milne
ISBN: 0724234039
The Poultry Advisory Board Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1989 
 Soft Cover 147 pages with b/w illustrations.   Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017934  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Profitable Land Care : Sustainable Farming in Summer Rainfall Areas
Wylie, Peter
ISBN: 0724259147
Queensland Government - Department of Primary Industries Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1996 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 136 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014291  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Poultry Production in Warm Wet Climates
J.A. Oluyemi and F.A. Roberts
ISBN: 0333253124
The Macmillan Press London, United Kingdom 1979 
 Hard Cover Well used library book with usual marks and stamps. Illustrated laminated boards. 197 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Fair/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002884  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Postharvest : An Introduction to the Physiology and Handling of Fruit, Vegetables and Ornamentals
R.B.H. Wills, W.B. McGlasson, D. Graham, D.C. Joyce
ISBN: 0868409804
Univerity of New South Wales Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 2007 FIFTH EDITION
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 227 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016459  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Tick Fever and the Cattle Tick in Australia
Angus, Beverley M.
ISBN: 0724267603
Department of Primary Industries Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1998 
 Soft Cover 540 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.   Good+
Price: 110.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 017922  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Vine in Australia : Its Culture and Management
A.C. Kelly
ISBN: 9781742035031
Red Dog Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2008 Reprint
 Soft Cover 198 pages with b/w illustrations. Although first published in 1862, this book is full of insight and prophetic advice.   Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016202  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Australian Merino
Oswald L. Ziegler (editor)
New South Wales Sheepbreeders' Association   
 Hard Cover General wear to boards, contents very good. 167 pages with b/w illustrations. No date, c1956.   Good/No Jacket
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 016091  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Black’s Veterinary Dictionary
Geoffrey P. West (editor)
ISBN: 0713636009
A & C Black London, United Kingdom 1992 Seventeenth Edition
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 660 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013598  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Bulls through the Ages
Whitlock, Ralph
ISBN: 0718823303
Lutterworth Press Guildford, United Kingdom 1977 
 Hard Cover 176 pages with colour and b/w illustrations. From the bull in classical times to the age of improvement in the eighteenth century and the resultant modern bull and its numerous breeds.   Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014109  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Black’s Veterinary Dictionary
Boden, Edward
ISBN: 0713663626
A & C Black London, United Kingdom 1998 Nineteenth Edition
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 595 pages with b/w illustrations. A guide to animal health, disease, welfare and husbandry.  Ex-Library Very Good/Good+
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 015699  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Graft - Transmitted Diseases of Grapevines
L.R. Krake, N. Steele Scott, M.A. Rezaian and R.H. Taylor
ISBN: 0643063897
CSIRO Publishing Collingwood, VIC, Australia 1999 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 137 pages with colour illustrations. Covers the characteristics of each class of graft-transmitted pathogen, their effect on vines, how they spread and strategies for their control.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014618  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Ecological Engineering for Pest Management : Advances in Habitat Manipulation for Arthropods
Wratten, Stephen D.; Altieri, Miguel A. Gurr, Geoff M.
ISBN: 0643090223
CSIRO Publishing Collingwood, VIC, Australia 2004 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. 232 pages with b/w illustrations.   Near Fine/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 014622  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Skeins Still Tangled : Historic Survey Australian Wool Marketing, 1952 - 1972
Hitchins, F. Eric
ISBN: 0725600772
Hawthorn Press Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1972 
 Hard Cover General wear to jacket. 149 pages.   Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 018134  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Money Trees on Your Property : Profit Gained Through Trees and How to Grow Them
Fitzpatrick, David
ISBN: 0409308676
Inkata Press Sydney, Australia 1994 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 174 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good (minus)
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013562  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Eco-Agriculture: Food First Farming Theory and Practice
Kiley-Worthington, Marthe
ISBN: 0285631179
Souvenir Press London, United Kingdom 1993 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 276 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Very Good/Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011089  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Soil Management for Orchards and Vineyards
G. O’Connor, J. Strawhorn, K. Orr
ISBN: 0730630188
Natural Resources & Environment East Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1994 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 95 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011249  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Poultry Breeders Directory
Megg Miller
ISBN: 1876321008
Grass Roots Publishing Seymour, Victoria, Australia 1997 Third Edition
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 100 pages with b/w illustrations. A resource guide for backyard poultry keepers and pure breed fanciers. Includes a reference guide to poultry breeds in Australia.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009398  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Salinity Management Handbook
no author
ISBN: 072427412x
Department of Natural Resources Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1997 
 Soft Cover 214 pages with b/w illustrations. Includes CD-ROM.  Good+
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009028  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Machinery for Horticulture
Bell, Brian; Cousins, Stewart
ISBN: 0852362315
Farming Press Ipswich, United Kingdom 1991 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards. Usual library marks. 295 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011046  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The World’s Cane Sugar Industry, Past and Present
H.C. Prinsen Geerligs
Norman Rodger Altrincham (Manchester) 1912 
 Hard Cover General wear to boards. New endpapers. Contents very good. Occasional library stamps. 399 pages with b/w illustrations and pull out colour maps. Lots of ads before and after the text.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 95.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010852  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Steam Tractors
Halberstadt, Hans
ISBN: 0760301409
Motorbooks International Osceola, Wisconsin, U.S.A. 1996 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 128 pages with colour and b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010626  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Vintage John Deere
Arnold, Dave
ISBN: 0896582655
Voyageur Press Stillwater, Minnesota, U.S.A. 1995 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. Rear endpapers split exposing webbing. 112 Pages with colour illustrations. Early history and the two-cylinder years, 1837 - 1960. Ex-Library Good (minus)/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008922  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Forage Conservation : Making Quality Silage and Hay in Australia
John Moran
ISBN: 0730664392
Agmedia Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1996 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 245 pages with b/w illustrations. Provides information on the many aspects of fodder conservation, particularly its integration into livestock grazing systems.  Ex-Library Good+
Price: 42.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008446  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Irrigation for Profit: Water Force Queensland
H.S. Ross and A.J.P. Williamson (editors)
ISBN: 0646002074
Irrigation Association of Australia Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1990 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks. 160 pages with colour photos and line drawings.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008565  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Guide to Fodder Crops for Livestock
V.G. Cole (editor)
ISBN: 0959997350
The Livestock and Grain Producers Association of New South Wales  1981 
 Soft Cover General wear to covers. 218 pages with colour illustrations.   Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008659  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Australian Agricultural Botany
Jackson, D. L.; Jacobs, S. W. L.
ISBN: 042400108x
Sydney University Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1985 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 377 pages with b/w illustrations.  Ex-Library Very Good/Good+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008145  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Farm Welding
Pearce, Andrew
ISBN: 0852362307
Farming Press Books Ipswich, United Kingdom 1992 
 Hard Cover Illustrated laminated boards.Usual library marks. 84 pages with b/w illustrations. Provides a practical guide to the common ways of joining metals - arc welding, MIG/MAG welding, gas welding/cutting and soldering. Complimentary to these is a section on simple blacksmithing skills. Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008033  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Farm Tools and Techniques : A Pictorial History
Brown, Jonathan
ISBN: 0713474998
B.T. Batsford London, United Kingdom 1993 
  Usual library marks. 111 pages with b/w illustrations. Ex-Library Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003449  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Nutrition of Animals of Agricultural Importance Part 1 : The Science of Nutrition of Farm Livestock
David Cuthbertson (editor)
Pergamon Press Oxford, United Kingdom 1969 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 592 pages with b/w illustrations. Volume 17 of the International Encyclopaedia of food and nutrition.  Ex-Library Good+/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003578  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Sulphur in Australasian Agriculture
McLachlan, K. D. (editor)
ISBN: 0424068508
Sydney University Press Sydney, NSW, Australia 1975 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. 261 pages.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007478  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Practical Pig-Keeping
Brown, David
ISBN: 071346707x
B T Batsford Ltd London, United Kingdom 1992 
 Hard Cover Usual library marks and wear. Illustrated laminated boards. 126 pages with illustrations from Eric Copeland. A guide to both the pleasures and pitfalls of keeping pigs whether in the garden or on a larger scale.  Ex-Library Good+/No Jacket
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006980  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Modern Poultry Management in Australia
W.J. Nowland
ISBN: 0727005723
Rigby Limited Adelaide, South Australia 1978 
 Hard Cover Jacket has general wear, tear and chip. Ding to bottom corner of boards. Pen scribble to front free endpaper. 384 pages with b/w illustrations. A comprehensive book covering all aspects of the poultry industry. Also includes turkeys, ducks, geese, squabs, guinea fowls and pheasants.  Good/Fair+
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007074  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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A Round Indiana: Round Barns in the Hoosier State
Hanou, John T.
ISBN: 1557530378
Purdue Univ Pr West Lafayette, Indiana, USA 1993 
 Soft Cover Cover edges curling. Crease at top corner of front cover. 118 pages with b/w illustrations.   Good+
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006802  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Farm Machinery
Bell, Brian
ISBN: 0852361998
Farming Press Limited Ipswich, United Kingdom 1989 3rd Edition
 Hard Cover Usual library marks. Illustrated laminated boards. 265 pages with B/W photo's and Illustrations. Such developments have led to substantial changes in the 3rd edition. In its new format, Farm Machinery has much fresh material, including 150 new plates in a total of 270 illustrations. Ex-Library Good +/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005693  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Heritage Merino
Malcolm McCosker
ISBN: 0958861234
Owen-Edwards Publicationa Brisbane, QLD, Australia 1988 
 Hard Cover Jacket has fading to spine. Small previous owners sticker to top of front free endpaper. 296 pages with colour illustrations. Collection of stories of the history of individual Merino studs. Heavy book (1.9kg).   Very Good/Good+
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002511  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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The Handbook Of Organic Husbandry
Blake, Francis
The Crowood Press  1987 
 Hardcover Blake in The Handbook Of Organic Husbandry (1987) examines organic livestock production. He outlines the established standards for rearing cattle, sheep, goats, pigs and poultry. All three books discuss animal health and welfare issues and provide practical advice on disease control measures acceptable that comply to organic standards. 221 perfect pp.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012389  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Trees as a Farm Crop
RICHARDS E.G., AARON J.R., SAVAGE G.F.D’A, and WILLIAMS M.R.W.
BSP Professional Books Great Britain 1988 
 Trade Paperback 210 pp. Ex Library copy. Cover is covered in clear adhesive plastic. Dealers label inside the front cover. Browning to page edges. This book gives guidance on the way to establish a woodland from selecting species through planting and tending.  Ex-Library Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36024  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Practical Poultry Keeping
Bland, David
The Crowood Press UK 1996 
 Laminated Pictorial Boards Practical Poultry Keeping by Bland is 159pp & 700g to post. Faults? two spots on the lower outside edge of the compressed pages, maybe a cranky chook? Practical Poultry Keeping is a clear, in-depth guide to this topical subject that will enable anyone to keep poultry for pleasure or profit. Fully illustrated throughout with photographs and explanatory line-drawings, it includes poultry breeds and uses; poultry housing and equipment; breeding and sexing birds; common problems with eggs; natural and artificial incubation and rearing; nutrition and diet; rearing birds for the table; effective planning, management, and marketing; and recognizing and preventing disease.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 29.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012402  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Organic Farming and Growing
Blake, Francis
Crowood Press UK 1990 Revised
 Softcover This book outlines the principles of organic agriculture, giving advice for those considering going organic, and a step-by-step guide to conversion. Various farm enterprises are examined, including protected cropping, intensive vegetables, field vegetables, fruit, and livestock. With further sections on soil care, manuring, nutrition, weed control, pests, diseases, and marketing, this is a comprehensive practical guide for those starting out or considering organic farming. 221 pp (4 or 5 have a corner crease). less than 500g to post.  Very Good/None issued
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012456  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Free-range Poultry
Thear, Katie
Farming Press Books UK 1990 
 Laminated Pictorial Boards This popular practical guide to the free range management of chickens on any scale, small or large, has been revised and extended to deal with changes in regulations, welfare considerations and the latest research findings.179 crisp pp & just under the 500g for posting.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 012466  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Poultry in Australia, Volume 3 : The Rare Breeds
Pattinson, Bruce
ISBN: 1876932309
Five Senses Education Pty, Limited Seven Hills, NSW, Australia 2002 
 Soft Cover Usual library marks and wear. 127 pages with colour and b/w ilustrations.  Ex-Library Fair+
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 013351  Bookseller: Terra Australis Books
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Soil Management
Davies, Bryan & Eagle, David & Finney, Brian
Farming Press Books  1993 5th Edition
 Laminated Pictorial Boards 280 crisp pp with photo section, 800g packed for posting. Sections include info re >> Soil: the farmer's raw material. Plant nutrition: the major elements. Plant nutrition: the minor nutrient. Soil water. Land drainage. Soil structure and crop performance. Soils and traction. Traffic and soil damage. Ploughs and ploughing. Cultivation implements. Cultivation implements. Power requirements and work rates. Subsoil cultivations. Soil organic matter. Cultivation systems for crop and soil. Minimal cultivations and direct drilling. Erosion. Pollution and the soil. The classification of agricultural land. Seems a very useful tax deductable addition to a property owner's library.  Excellent/None issued
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011228  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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