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ABC of Poultry Raising
ABC of Poultry Raising
by J H Florea
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Do you know that an average flock of 15 hens and 50 baby chicks will produce over 150 pounds of meat and over 3,500 eggs in a year? Chickens provide more profit—in food and dollars—for the work and investment required than any other... (read more)

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Trauma Farm: A Rebel History of Rural Life
Trauma Farm: A Rebel History of Rural Life
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Brian Bretts farm on Salt Spring Island is affectionately known as Trauma Farm. There, he raises chickens, pigs, cows, sheep, and goats, tends an extensive orchard and vegetable garden, concocts fabulous meals from the bounties of the farm, and has... (read more)

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City Farmer: Adventures in Urban Food Growing
City Farmer: Adventures in Urban Food Growing
by Lorraine Johnson
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City Farmer celebrates the new ways that urban dwellers across North America are reimagining cities as places of food production. From homeowners planting their front yards with vegetables to guerilla gardeners scattering seeds in neglected urban corners,... (read more)

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The Joy of Keeping Chickens: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Poultry for Fun or Profit
The Joy of Keeping Chickens: The Ultimate Guide to Raising Poultry for Fun or Profit
by Jennifer Megyesi
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Finally backyard farmers who want to keep a few hens for eggs have a bible that's attractive enough to leave out on the coffee table, and inexpensive enough to purchase on a whim. This comprehensive guide, written in charming prose from the perspective... (read more)

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Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens: Care/Feeding/Facilities (Storey's Guide to Raising)
Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens: Care/Feeding/Facilities (Storey's Guide to Raising)
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Once you decide to raise chickens, you'll need all the information and advice you can get. And lucky for you, this book is as far as you'll have to look. A Guide to Raising Chickens contains everything you need to know, from starting your own backyard... (read more)

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Javatrekker: Dispatches from the World of Fair Trade Coffee
Javatrekker: Dispatches from the World of Fair Trade Coffee
by Dean Cycon
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Behind a single coffee bean lie the stories of countless lives and cultures, of success, opportunity, struggle, and tradition amid a complex global landscape of economics and desire. Founder and owner of Dean's Beans Organic Coffee, Dean Cycon is truly... (read more)

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Chickens
Chickens
by Derek Hall
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The chicken is one of the most familiar and ubiquitous of all the domestic animals, having been kept by humankind for thousands of years for its meat, eggs and feathers. It has also played—and continues to play—a part in religious ceremonies... (read more)

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Confronting the Coffee Crisis: Fair Trade, Sustainable Livelihoods and Ecosystems in Mexico and Central America (Food, Health, and the Environment)
Confronting the Coffee Crisis: Fair Trade, Sustainable Livelihoods and Ecosystems in Mexico and Central America (Food, Health, and the Environment)
by Christopher M Bacon
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Our morning cups of coffee connect us to a global industry and an export crisis in the tropics that is destroying livelihoods, undermining the cohesion of families and communities, and threatening ecosystems.... (read more)

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The Last Harvest: The Genetic Gamble That Threatens to Destroy American Agriculture
The Last Harvest: The Genetic Gamble That Threatens to Destroy American Agriculture
by Paul Raeburn
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"This book is an outstanding successor to "Silent Spring" - it's a gripping yet even-handed account of what happens when good science meets bad public policy. The result ends up on your dinner plate, for better or worse." - "San Francisco Examiner... (read more)

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Teach Yourself: Get Started in Beekeeping (Teach Yourself)
Teach Yourself: Get Started in Beekeeping (Teach Yourself)
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An indispensable bible of information and practical advice on beekeeping Get Started in Beekeeping covers everything from bee behavior to what to do with honey. It balances all the background context on bee biology with the day-to-day and seasonal... (read more)

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Farming in Nature's Image: An Ecological Approach to Agriculture
Farming in Nature's Image: An Ecological Approach to Agriculture
by Judith D Soule
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"ÿ Farming in Nature's Image" provides, for the first time, a detailed look into the pioneering work of The Land Institute, the leading educational and research organization for sustainable agriculture.The authors draw on case studies, hands-on... (read more)

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The Essential Agrarian Reader: The Future of Culture, Community, and the Land
The Essential Agrarian Reader: The Future of Culture, Community, and the Land
by Norman Wirzba
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Agrarian philosophy, a compelling worldview with advocates around the globe, encourages us to develop practices and policies that promote the sustainable health of the land, community, and culture. In this remarkable anthology are fifteen essays from... (read more)

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Raising Poultry Successfully
Raising Poultry Successfully
by Will Graves
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Expert poultry-raiser Will Graves shows how to produce quality meat and/or quality eggs in the most cost-effective and time-efficient manner.... (read more)

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Curious Observations: A Country Miscellany
Curious Observations: A Country Miscellany
by Country Life Magazine
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'Not a cosy series of reminiscences but a slice of bygone reality. This delightful collection of country curiosities shows rural life in the raw a hundred or more years ago. Hugely enjoyable, a real eye-opener and surprisingly useful!' Alan Titchmarsh A... (read more)

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The World is Not for Sale
The World is Not for Sale
by José Bové and François Dufour
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In this lively and hard-hitting book Bové, and François Dufour, recount the dramatic events of their famous demonstration against MacDonald’s and examine the issues behind the resulting campaign, which has now stretched from... (read more)

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Organic Manifesto: How Organic Farming Can Heal Our Planet, Feed the World, and Keep Us Safe
Organic Manifesto: How Organic Farming Can Heal Our Planet, Feed the World, and Keep Us Safe
by Maria Rodale
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Drawing on findings from leading health researchers as well as conversations with both chemical and organic farmers from coast to coast, Maria Rodale's Organic Manifesto irrefutably outlines the unacceptably high cost of chemical farming on our... (read more)

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Keep Chickens!: Tending Small Flocks in Cities, Suburbs, and other Small Spaces
Keep Chickens!: Tending Small Flocks in Cities, Suburbs, and other Small Spaces
by Barbara Kilarski
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If you find yourself reading up on fancy breeds of chickens, if you've taken to sketching coop designs on cocktail napkins, then you're ready to join the nationwide chicken boomlet! And you need Keep Chickens!... (read more)

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Choosing and Keeping Ducks and Geese: A Beginners Guide to Identification, Care, and Husbandry of Over 35 Species
Choosing and Keeping Ducks and Geese: A Beginners Guide to Identification, Care, and Husbandry of Over 35 Species
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Choosing and Keeping Ducks and Geese provides a comprehensive overview of care and feeding requirements and all necessary equipment for keeping these popular and easy-to-maintain animals as pets. The all-inclusive guide provides extensive identification... (read more)

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The Allotment Almanac
The Allotment Almanac
by Terry Walton
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TERRY WILSON was born in 1946 in the Rhondda, and has lived in South Wales all his life. He has gardened on the same allotment since the age of four. Terry's 'working life' was spent for the most part with a local company, where he became managing... (read more)

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Keeping Bees and Making Honey
Keeping Bees and Making Honey
by Alison Benjamin
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You don't need acres of secluded gardens to be able to keep bees - hives can be found on many an urban rooftop, inner-city balcony or mounted on walls in the strangest of places. Keeping Bees and Making Honey covers everything you need to consider before... (read more)

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