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The Takeover: Chicken Farming and the Roots of American Agribusiness
The Takeover: Chicken Farming and the Roots of American Agribusiness
University of Georgia Press, April 2017
ISBN: 9780820349459
Economists have described the upcountry Georgia poultry industry as the quintessential agribusiness. Following a trajectory from Reconstruction through the Great Depression to the present day, Monica R. >>
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Letters to a Young Farmer: On Food, Farming, and Our Future
Letters to a Young Farmer: On Food, Farming, and Our Future
Princeton Architectural Press, March 2017
ISBN: 9781616896034
An agricultural revolution is sweeping the land. Appreciation for high-quality food, often locally grown, an awareness of the fragility of our farmlands, and a new generation of young people interested >>
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An American Harvest: How One Family Moved From Dirt-Poor Farming To A Better Life In The Early 1900s
An American Harvest: How One Family Moved From Dirt-Poor Farming To A Better Life In The Early 1900s
Green Writers Press, March 2017
ISBN: 9780996897303
Green Writers Press is proud to announce the first book in our place-based history series, An American Harvest: How One Family Moved from Dirt-Poor Farming to a Better Life in the Early 1900s, by Vermont >>
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Farmers! Planting, Nurturing and Harvesting, Farming for Kids - Children's Agriculture Books
Farmers! Planting, Nurturing and Harvesting, Farming for Kids - Children's Agriculture Books
Baby Professor, February 2017
ISBN: 9781541900998
Let's pretend to be farmers for a day! This educational book will give your child all the basic information he/she needs to know about farming. You can also use this book to help your child understand >>
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From the Ground to the Grocery! Popular Healthy Foods, Fun Farming for Kids - Children's Agriculture Books
From the Ground to the Grocery! Popular Healthy Foods, Fun Farming for Kids - Children's Agriculture Books
Baby Professor, February 2017
ISBN: 9781541900585
Farming is fun, especially if you're growing the most popular and healthy foods you see in the grocery. But where do these produce come from? And how are they grown? Learn the basics of farming in this >>
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Soil, Seeds, Sun and Rain! How Nature Works on a Farm! Farming for Kids - Children's Agriculture Books
Soil, Seeds, Sun and Rain! How Nature Works on a Farm! Farming for Kids - Children's Agriculture Books
Baby Professor, February 2017
ISBN: 9781541900844
Where does food come from? Does it come from the mountains or the springs? Who harvests them and puts them on the table? This educational resource aims to answer all the basic questions a child might have >>
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Blueprints for Tropical Dairy Farming: Increasing Domestic Milk Production in Developing Countries
Blueprints for Tropical Dairy Farming: Increasing Domestic Milk Production in Developing Countries
CSIRO Publishing, January 2017
ISBN: 9781486306480
Learn how to improve the welfare, milk quality and productivity of your dairy herds.
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Practical Goat Keeping and Farming
Practical Goat Keeping and Farming
Home Farm Books, December 2016
ISBN: 9781473348035
Originally published in 1935. "No other animal belonging to the category of smallholders stock will reward one so well in return for kindness and considerate treatment." - This detailed book on goat husbandry >>
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The Ultimate Guide to Urban Farming: Sustainable Living in Your Home, Community, and Business
The Ultimate Guide to Urban Farming: Sustainable Living in Your Home, Community, and Business
Skyhorse Publishing, November 2016
ISBN: 9781510703933
How to maximize your food production in an urban environment.The idea of bringing agriculture into the city has been promoted by many on both sides of the political fence: proponents of sustainability >>
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Backyard Farming: Homesteading: The Complete Guide to Self-Sufficiency
Backyard Farming: Homesteading: The Complete Guide to Self-Sufficiency
Hatherleigh Press, September 2016
ISBN: 9781578265992
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!Join the Backyard Farming Movement and Turn Your Home into a Homestead!Backyard Farming: Homesteading is your all-in-one guide to successfully turning your >>
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Farming, Fascism and Ecology: A life of Jorian Jenks
Farming, Fascism and Ecology: A life of Jorian Jenks
Routledge, September 2016
ISBN: 9781317300212
The life of Jorian Jenks (1899-1963) has great potential to upset settled assumptions. Why did a sensitive and intelligent man from a liberal family become a fascist? How did a Blackshirt go green? >>
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Farming Barley - With Information on Germination, Yields and Growth of Barley
Farming Barley - With Information on Germination, Yields and Growth of Barley
Gleed Press, August 2016
ISBN: 9781473354074
This text contains a detailed guide to barley production on the farm, with information on germination, yields, and growth of barley. Including helpful tables, scientific information, simple instructions, >>
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On the Breeding, Rearing, and Fattening of Sheep - A Guide to the Methods and Equipment of Livestock Farming
On the Breeding, Rearing, and Fattening of Sheep - A Guide to the Methods and Equipment of Livestock Farming
Von Elterlein Press, August 2016
ISBN: 9781473359567
This antiquarian book contains a detailed guide to the methods and equipment of livestock keeping, with information on the breeding, rearing, and fattening of sheep. Complete with a detailed illustrations, >>
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The Machinery of Dairy Farming - With Information on Milking, Separating, Sterilizing and Other Mechanical Aspects of Dairy Production
The Machinery of Dairy Farming - With Information on Milking, Separating, Sterilizing and Other Mechanical Aspects of Dairy Production
Gregg Press, August 2016
ISBN: 9781473354623
This antique text contains a comprehensive treatise on the equipment and machinery of dairy farming, including information on milking, separating, sterilising and other mechanical aspects of dairy production. >>
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Starting a Duck Farm - A Collection of Articles on Stock Selection, Rearing, Economics and Other Aspects of Duck Farming
Starting a Duck Farm - A Collection of Articles on Stock Selection, Rearing, Economics and Other Aspects of Duck Farming
Kent Press, August 2016
ISBN: 9781473354678
This volume comprises a collection of useful articles on starting a duck farm, with information on the housing, feeding, breeding, and the general care and management of ducks. Including a wealth of practical >>
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Backyard Farming: Raising Pigs
Backyard Farming: Raising Pigs
Hatherleigh Press, June 2016
ISBN: 9781578266227
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!Join the Backyard Farming Movement and Turn Your Home into a Homestead!Pigs are easily among the smartest and sweetest animals you can include on your farm >>
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Ceramics Before Farming: The Dispersal of Pottery Among Prehistoric Eurasian Hunter-Gatherers
Ceramics Before Farming: The Dispersal of Pottery Among Prehistoric Eurasian Hunter-Gatherers
Routledge, June 2016
ISBN: 9781315432366
A long-overdue advancement in ceramic studies, this volume sheds new light on the adoption and dispersal of pottery by non-agricultural societies of prehistoric Eurasia. Major contributions from Western >>
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Watts in the Desert: Pioneering Solar Farming in Australia's Outback
Watts in the Desert: Pioneering Solar Farming in Australia's Outback
Ibidem Press, May 2016
ISBN: 9783838268040
Solar power has taken a journey from what was once considered the lunatic fringe to mainstream society and industry. Looking specifically at the Solex project in Carnarvon, Western Australia, which pioneered >>
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Backyard Farming: Fruit Trees, Berries & Nuts
Backyard Farming: Fruit Trees, Berries & Nuts
Hatherleigh Press, May 2016
ISBN: 9781578265336
Your Backyard Farming Experience Begins Here!Add Fresh Fruit, Berries, and Nuts to Your table with Your Own Backard Orchard!Backyard Farming: Fruit Trees, Berries & Nuts shows you how to add an abundant >>
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The Nature of California: Race, Citizenship, and Farming since the Dust Bowl
The Nature of California: Race, Citizenship, and Farming since the Dust Bowl
University of Washington Press, May 2016
ISBN: 9780295806587
The California farmlands have long served as a popular symbol of America’s natural abundance and endless opportunity. Yet, from John Steinbeck’s¿The Grapes of Wrath¿and Carlos Bulosan’s¿The Nature of California >>
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