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Pigeon Keeping For Novices
W Watmough,
Watmoughs Limited, Bradford England, . 
  Soft Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Third Edition. Old paperback - no date but stated Third edition. Author's introduction is dated 1961 and he states that it is eight years since first edition. Missing ffep. Foxing to pages. Covered in plastic stuck with sticky tape. Stapled binding. Covers still attatched at spine but have pulled away from the staples. Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 250 grams. Category: Animals & Birds; pigeons; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 000704. This booklet or book is lighter than a standard-size book, and may involve a lesser shipping cost than that quoted by this site. If that is the case, you will be charged the lesser rate when your order is processed, not the rate shown here. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000704  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Capitalism in Philippine Agriculture
Rene E Ofreneo,
ISBN: 9789711058074
Foundation for Nationalist Studies, Quezon City, 1980. 
  Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. First. Used paperback in very good condition. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages. 201 pages. Without packaging this book weighs 215gms. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Philippines; Politics & Government. ISBN: 9711058073. ISBN/EAN: 9789711058074. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001036. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001036  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Free Range Pig Farming - Starting Out
McCosker, Lee
ISBN: 9780646533261
 Australia 2011 Revised Edition
 Soft Cover 149 pp. Light wear to edges. Light browning to page edges.   Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41428  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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The Backyard Cow: An Introductory Guide to Keeping a Productive Family Cow
Weaver, Sue
ISBN: 1603429972
Storey Publishing, LLC U.S.A. 2012 
 Soft Cover 233 pp.  As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41429  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Keeping a Few Free Range Pigs
Mccosker, Lee
ISBN: 1446780139
Lulu.com Australia 2011 
 Paperback 104 pp.   Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41443  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Basic Butchering of Livestock & Game
Mettler, John J.
ISBN: 0882663917
Storey Publishing, LLC U.S.A. 1986 
 Trade Paperback 192 pp.  As New
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41444  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Making Your Small Farm Profitable: Apply 25 Guiding Principles/Develop New Crops & New Markets/Maximize Net Profits Per Acre
Ron Macher
ISBN: 1580171613
Storey Publishing, LLC U.S.A. 1999 
 Trade Paperback 273 pp.  As New
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41447  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Holy Shit: Managing Manure to Save Mankind
Logsdon, Gene
ISBN: 1603582517
Chelsea Green Publishing U.S.A. 2010 
 Paperback 204 pp.   As New
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 41451  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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BLOODSTOCK Switchbacks with Australian Thoroughbreds
Levett, Robin
ISBN: 0949873799
Hudson Publishing Kew 1999 First Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, previous owners name on title page, a very good copy. ; 215 x 140mm; [vi], 218 pages Very Good+
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20352  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Tropical Agriculture, An Abridged Field Guide
Donald S Hubbell
Howard W Sams International Kansas City 1965 First Edition
 Hard Cover Agriculture. The author is recognised throughout the world as an expert in tropical agriculture; this book is a compilation of his own copious notes over 25 years of direct experience in the tropical and sub-tropical regions. 294 pages, d/j is fairly tattered, book itself is very good with just a little foxing.  Very Good/Poor
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AF7385  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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The Potential Of Aquaculture In Australia: Australian Fisheries Paper No. 21
prepared by J L Maclean
ISBN: 0642007268
Australian Dept of Agriculture, Fisheries Division, AGPS Canberra, A.C.T. 1975 
 Hard Cover Is aquaculture, or fish farming, practical in Australia? How much does it cost to establish a farm? This book is not a handbook or a 'do it yourself' manual - it discusses the broad principles and describes some of the operations currently being undertaken in Australia, and outlines the possibilities while listing the difficulties facing aquaculturalists. 133pp. D/j is marked and worn along edges.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AF7090  Bookseller: Kay's Secondhand Books and Used Sheet Music
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Indicators of Catchment Health - A technical perspective
J Walker and D J Reuter,
ISBN: 9780643058811
CSIRO Publishing, Victoria, 1996. 
  Softcover. Very Good Condition/. . No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Environment & Ecology; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0643058818. ISBN/EAN: 9780643058811. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53673. 
Price: 46.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 53673  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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DUCKS FOR STARTERS A Practical Guide to Backyard Duck Keeping
Wicking, Bruce
ISBN: 1875207007
Richard Lee Clifton Hill 1990 First Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, a very good copy. From hatchling ducklings to bad smells, a down to earth guide on keeping ducks. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 215 x 135mm; 47 pages Very Good+
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20694  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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VETERINARY NOTES FOR HORSE OWNERS A Manual of Horse Medicine and Surgery
Hayes, Captain M. Horace
Stanley Paul London 1974 Reprint
 Paper Back New and completely revised edition with over 100 illustrations. Revised by J. F. Tutt. ; 230 x 140mm; xxix, 656 pages Near Fine with no dust jacket
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20700  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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Raparapa Kularr Martuwarra~ all right, now we go ’longside the river.
Edited by Paul Marshall,
ISBN: 9780731633289
Magabala Books, Broome WA, 1988. 
  Softcover with dust jacket. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Stories from the Fitzroy River drovers. 288 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0731633288. ISBN/EAN: 9780731633289. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52645. 
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 52645  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The Other Side of Eden ~ Hunters, Farmers and the Shaping of the World ~ Inuit
Brody, Hugh
ISBN: 9780865476103
North Point Press, newy, 2001. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition (ex-library)/Very Good. First American. 376 pages. Ex-Library book with minimal library markings, covered in clear removable plastic.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Arctic; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0865476101. ISBN/EAN: 9780865476103. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52232. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52232  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Beef Cattle Breeding and Management
Beattie M.A, W A
The Pastoral Review Pty Ltd, Melbourne, 1962. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Revised Edition. Sun fading and minor wear to cloth covers. 550 pages. Endpapers browned, text block clean. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1960s; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52384. 
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52384  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Drip Irrigation - A Grapegrower’s Guide Third Edition
Jeremy Giddings (Editor),
ISBN: 9780734713056
NSW Agriculture, New South Wales, 2004. 
  Softcover. Good+ Condition (ex-library)/. Third Edition. Ex-library book. Usual markings & stamps. Difficult to find publication. 124 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Gardening. ISBN: 0734713053. ISBN/EAN: 9780734713056. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52822. 
Price: 52.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 52822  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Wool - Staple Trades and Industries - Edited by Gordon D Knox - Vol 1
Omerod, Frank
ConConstable and Company Ltd, London, 1918. 
  Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. No internal inscriptions. Some light, scattered foxing. Light wear to extremities of boards. One page/photo is detached from binding, but is present. 216 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52930. 
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52930  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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The Honey Flora of Victoria
Dept Agriculture Victoria,
Department of Agriculture, Victoria, No date. 
  Softcover (Side-stapled). Good Condition/. Fifth Edition. Not dated, but previous owner's name on front cover along with 'June 1952'. Light age wear & discolouration to the white/cream card cover. 136 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1950s; Gardening. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52938. 
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52938  Bookseller: Turn the Page Books
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Growing Soft Fruit
Genders, Roy
ISBN: 0720709512
Pelham Books London 1977 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket VG+, Shelfwear, mild edge-staining, light browning/VG, Price-clipped, edgewear, small internal stain, browning. In the 'Garden Farming Series'. 128 pages, including the index. Illustrated with drawings. Photo on request.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 033342  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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HORSES AND STABLES
Fitzwygram, Sir F.
Longmans, Green and Co. London 1901 Fifth Edition
 Hardcover Book has been rebacked retaining the original spine strip and endpapers, new paper title label, previous owners bookplate to front pastedown endpaper, with 8 plates at front of book and 14 plates throughout the book and remaining 34 plates at rear of book making a total of 56 plates. Glossary of Some Medical Terms, index. Includes stable design, diseases, principles of shoeing. ; 225 x 150mm; viii, [8], 560, [56] pages Very Good+
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20249  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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THE BOOK OF THE FARM; Detailing the Labors of the Farmer, Steward, Plowman, Hedger, Cattle-Man, Shepherd, Field-Worker, and Dairymaid. in 2 Volumes
Stephens, Henry
C. M. Saxon New York 1852 
 Hardcover To which are added explanatory notes, remarks, etc, by John S. Skinner. With 450 illustrations, Together with (bound in at rear , 40 pages) Manures, Ameliorators and stimulants: Modes of manufacture and application, by J. B. Dumas and The Nutrition of Plants, by J. B. Dumas, and The Action of Salt Upon Vegetation by M. Becquerel & J. B. Lawes, Published: New-York, Greeley & McElrath, 1848. With index at rear (xvii pp). Two volumes in full calf leather showing wear at corners and small bare patches on boards of volume 1, volume one has been rebacked, overall a very good set of this early edition. Heavy set may require extra postage cost for overseas destinations, please email for quote. ; 230 x 150mm; 569, 462, 40, xvii pages Very Good+
Price: 600.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 19614  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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PROFITABLE PIG FARMING
Johnson, Geoffrey
Farming Press Suffolk 1973 
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, diagrams, a very good copy lacking a dustjacket. ; 220 x 140mm; 207 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20366  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A Guide to Darwinia and Homoranthus
Blake, Trevor L
ISBN: 0909830150
S.G.A.P. Maroondah Group Victoria 1981 1st Edition
 Stapled Covers VG++, Mild wear, scuffing. 88 pages, including bibliography. Illustrated with diagrams & photographs. Photo on request.  
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 033470  Bookseller: Klanhorn
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Native and Adapted Cattle
Kelley, R.B.
Angus and Robertson 1959  1959 
  8vo. hardcover. 275pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Good d/w torn at rear with chipped top edge. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 59889  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Beef Shorthorn in Australia.
Ellis, M. H.
Sydney & Melbourne Publishing Company. Sydney: 1932  1932 
  4to. Pictorial boards with cloth spine. 256pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light rubbing to cover edges. 
Price: 250.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 59545  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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In the Service of Agriculture. A centennial history of the New South Wales Department of Agriculture 1890-1990.
Mylrea, P. J.
ISBN: 0730566315
NSW Agriculture & Fisheries, Australia, 1990.  1990 
  Small 4to. hardcover. 282pp. index, b/w illus. Fine. / Fine d/w. 
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55758  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Farming Game
Makeham, J. P.; Malcolm, L. R.
ISBN: 0959998578
Gill Sydney 1981  1981 
  8vo. softcover. 560pp. very good, light foxing, owner's inside cover, inscription on title page. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 55380  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Cultivation of Citrus Fruits
Hume, H. Harold
Macmillan Company 1951  1951 
  8vo. Cloth, no d/w. 561pp. Index. Illustrations. 31 Chapters. Contents includes Oranges, Mandarin, Pomelos and Shaddocks, Kumquats, Critrons, Lemons, Limes, botany, propagation, planting, insects and diseases and fungus. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 54753  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Maize and Potato Experiments, 1913-14. Farmers’ Experiment plots
Department of Agriculture
Department of Agriculture NSW 1914  1914 
  8vo. softcover. 64pp. b/w illus. Good, cover creased on corner & torn at spine ends. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52543  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Horse-drawn farm implements: Part I Ploughs
Thompson, John
John Thompson, 1978  1978 
  Large 8vo. stapled wraps. 76pp. b/w illus. very good, spine faded, owner's initials on fep. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52427  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Handy Devices for Farm and Home
Miller, Vernon E. (editor)
ISBN: 0848704878
Oxmoor House, Birmingham 1978  1978 
  4to. softcover. 112pp. b/w ilus. Very good, cover lightly rubbed with a crease to corner. 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 50881  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Raising Sheep the Modern Way . Updated and Revised Edition
Simmons, Paula
ISBN: 0882665294
Storey Publishing, LLC January 3, 1989  1989 
  8vo softcover 288pp very good. Here's the small-scale sheep raiser's bible, newly revised to reflect the changes occurring in the industry during the past thirteen years. Includes information on: new theories about breeding, pregnancy management, and handling of lambs; new medications; new vaccines; new products; as well as a completely new chapter on using guard dogs. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49621  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Axes & Chainsaws Use and Maintenance
Stephens, Rockwell
Storey Publishing Bulletin A-13 1988 Updated  0 
  8vo. wraps. 31pp. Very good. Illustrated with photo's and line drawings. Includes Bow Saws. 
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49624  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Fast-Growing Firewood
Hill, Lewis
Storey Publishing Bulletin A-69 1981  1981 
  8vo. wraps. 32pp. Very good. Illustrated with photo's and line drawings. 
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49626  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Small-Scale Pig Raising
Loon, Dirk Van
ISBN: 0882661361
Storey Publishing, LLC January 11, 1978  1978 
  8vo softcover 272pp very good. Author Dirk van Loon explains why raising a feeder pig is the best bet for someone with little land who wants to produce the most meat for the smallest investment of time and money. Besides caring for the animal, van Loon offers extensive tips on home butchering, with step-by-step instructions and many photos covering the process--from slaughtering to portioning meat for the freezer. The other day a friend considering raising an animal for meat asked me whether he would be better off getting a calf or a piglet. Without hesitation I said pig. From this beginning, author Dirk van Loon explains exactly why raising a feeder pig is the best bet for someone with little land who wants to produce the most meat for the smallest investment of time and money. Small-Scale Pig Raising covers everything from buying a pig to smoking your own bacon. You'll learn about: * Housing & equipment * Penning & handling * Health & nutrition * Commercial feeds and feeding * Alternative feeds * Pig digestion & physiology * Breeding & farrowing * Management techniques * Butchering Small-Scale Pig Raising is extra good on home butchering, with step-by-step instructions and many photos covering the entire process from slaughtering to portioning meat for the freezer. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49618  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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A Guide to Raising Llamas: Care, Showing, Breeding, Packing, Profiting
Birutta, Gale
ISBN: 0882669540
Storey Books May 1997  1997 
  8vo softcover 327pp very good. Everything readers need to know about behavior, facilities, first aid, breeding, birthing, fleece harvesting, and marketing.Everything you need to know to raise lovable, profitable llamas. Llamas are fast becoming one of the best choices for backyard livestock, and this comprehensive guide will give you the expert advice you need, including tips on: -- Buying your first llama -- Breeding, birthing, and herd management -- Health care, feeding, and facilities -- Llama behavior and training -- Using llamas as guardian and expedition animals -- Marketing llama fleece and organic manure. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 49615  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Equipping Your Horse Farm: Tractors, Trailers & Other Implements
Hill, Cherry
Storey Publishing, LLC 2006  2006 
  4to softcover 181pp index, b/w illus. very good+. Selecting appropriate, high-quality equipment is critical to running a horse farm safely and efficiently. The proper tractor, implements, trailer, and truck will lighten your workload and help you provide a clean, safe, and healthy environment for your horses. Whether you keep one or two horses on a few acres or run a professional equine facility, Cherry Hill and Richard Klimesh, America's trusted voices on all things equine, will guide you through all your equipment purchases. You'll learn how to assess your farm's needs and how to avoid making choices that could result in costly maintenance and repair bills. nnHill and Klimesh lead you through every aspect of equipment selection, including all-purpose vehicles and a wide variety of implements such as loaders, mowers, harrows, and spreaders. This comprehensive handbook also includes advice on evaluating used tractors and trailers, tips on keeping your machinery and equipment in good working order, and guidelines for safe operation. A point-by-point inventory of desirable features and accessories, numerous photographs and illustrations, and thorough checklists provide additional information as you make the best choices for your farm. 
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 42102  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Henkeeping: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Would-be Smallholders
Eastoe, Jane
ISBN: 9781843403586
Collins & Brown, UK, 2007.  2007 
  12mo. illustrated boards, hardcover. 96pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Near Fine. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 62940  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Australian Dairy Industry An economic study
Drane, N. T. and Edwards, H. R. (edited by).
F.W.Chesire Melbourne 1961.  1961 
  8vo. First edition. 321pp. Folding map and b/w diagrams. Contents include Problems of Dairy Industry, Development of Dairying, Demand for Australian Dairy Products, Supply, Incomes of Dairy Farmers, Government Assistance to Butterfat Producers, Regulation of the whole milk and cream supply, The next decade, Future organisation of the dairy industry. Index. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32330  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Bacteria in Relation to The Milk Supply
Chalmers, C. H.
Edward Arnold & Co. 1948 third edition  0 
  8vo, green cloth, faded at spine, spine worn top and bottom, otherwise solid copy. 272pp. Contents include Drugs, water, Electrolyte, metabolism, Autonomic Nervous system, Central Nervous system, Alimentary system, Circulatory System, Respiratory system, Skin, Chemotherapy, Bacterial Infections, Helminth Infections, Insect Infections,Disinfectants, Index. 
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32329  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Ground Rules - Perspectives on Land Stewardship
Roberts, Brian
ISBN: 0949414522
University of Southern Queensland Press 1993  1993 
  4to softcover 315pp, b/w illus. very good, front cover creased. 
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 32002  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Pesticide Management in Catchments. Symposium Proceedings February 1998
Condamine, C. et al.
Dep''t of Primary Industries Qld. 1998  1998 
  4to. softcover. 161pp. near fine. 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31600  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Irrigation Canals and Other Irrigation Works Including the Flow of Water in Irrigation Canals and Open and Closed Channels Generally with Tables
Flynn, P.J.
San Francisco: George Spaulding Co. 1892  1892 
  4to. original cloth hardcover. spine & corners rebacked in black leather. 398pp. 283pp. b/w illus. vol.1 has index. vol 2 has tables. very good. 
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6594  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Profitable Poultry Farming - describing in detail the methods that give the best results and pointing out the Mistakes to be Avoided.
Sutcliffe, J.H.
L Upcott Gill, London n.d. (1895?)  1895 
  8vo.128pp. rebound hard cover, with new lable to front board and spine. Copy foxed on end pages. Inscription from po to his mother on title page. End pages consist of advertising. Illustrated with cook breeds, tables, drawings, layouts. Index. Contents include Causes and Failure in the Past, Essential and Aids to Success, Houses and Runs, Feeding and Mangement for Winter Laying, Hatching, Rearing, Preserving Eggs, choice of Breeds, Prices and Balance Sheets, Marketing, Book-keeping, Diseases and Their Treatment. 
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24093  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Nuts. Their production and everyday uses
Howes, F. N
London, Faber, 1948. First edition.  0 
  8vo. hardcover. 264pp. index. 16 b/w plates. very good, light foxing to endpapers & outer page edges. / good, chipped d/w. 
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20525  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Sulphur in Australasian agriculture
McLachlan, Kenneth Duncan,
ISBN: 0424068508
Sydney Sydney University Press 1975  1975 
  8vo hardcover 261pp index. very good / very good d/w 
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24928  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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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 page edges. Owners name inside front cover. Revised edition  Near Fine
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 09772  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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Keeping Chickens. (Green Guides)
Wright, Liz
ISBN: 9781847869951
Flame Tree Publishing, London 2011  2011 
  8vo. softcover. 256pp. index, colour illus. Very good, fep has slight wrinkle. 
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 63231  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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POULTRY FARMING
Department Of Agriculture, Victoria
Department of Agriculture Victoria 1960 Tenth Edition
 Paperback With many illustrations, original wrappers chipped at top of spine, a very good copy. This book was prepared by the Poultry Section in conjunction with the Veterinary Staff of the Department of Agriculture. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 240 x 150mm; 239 pages Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7834  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A Century of Russian Agriculture: From Alexander II to Khruschev (Russian Research Center Studies)
Lazar Volin
ISBN: 0674106210
Harvard University Press  1970 First Edition
 Hard Cover No Dustjacket 644 pp. Ex University Library copy. Grey cloth cover has library marlking on the spine. Brown marks on page edges. Ex-Library Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 43155  Bookseller: Antique & Collector's Books
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THE FARM SHOP
Wakeman, T. J. and McCoy, Vernon Lee
The MacMillan Company New York 1960 First Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations and line drawings throughout, a very good copy without a dustjacket. Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 250 x 175mm; x, 597 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21069  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FROM STRENGTH TO STRENGTH History of Springsure Shows
Young, Margaret
ISBN: 0959075208
Springsure Pastoral and Agricultural Society Mackay, Qld 1984 First Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations, map, A fine copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; 270 x 215mm; 53 pages; Signed by Author Fine
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A HANDBOOK FOR JACKEROOS And Others
Pockley, L. A.
ISBN: 0858355302
Bay Books Sydney N.D. First Edition
 Hardcover With photographic illustrations in colour, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 225 x 150mm; x, 670 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
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Urban Pest Management in Australia
John Gerozisis & Phillip Hadlington,
ISBN: 0868405329
Univ. of NSW Press, Sydney, 2001. 4th revised edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 4th revised edition. 314 pages. No internal inscriptions, torn or missing pages.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Environment & Ecology; Australia; Farming & Rural Life. ISBN: 0868405329. ISBN/EAN: 9780868405322. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 52912. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
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Keeping Chickens
Walters, John; Parker, Michael,
ISBN: 9780720708820
Pelham Books, London, 1976. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Size: Duodecimo12mo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. The dust jacket is price clipped but is in very good condition otherwise.. Dust Jacket price-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by Great Southern Books. All you want to know about keeping chickens at home. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; 1970s; Animals & Birds. ISBN: 0720708826. ISBN/EAN: 9780720708820. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 4489. Very Good Condition
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A Small Place in the Country: A Practical Guide To Rural Living In Australia
Mackenzie, Toni,
ISBN: 9780002164085
William Collins Publishers Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Near Fine Condition/Near Fine. First Edition. Size: Octavo 8vo (standard book size). 239 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Dust Jacket un-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. This book is currently IN STOCK and would be shipped directly from our Australian address.. In a friendly, personal style, the author takes you step-by-step through buying a rural property: what to look for and what to avoid; raising finance; looking after the land; vegetable and fruit growing; basic guidelines for the care of livestock. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0002164086. ISBN/EAN: 9780002164085. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3447. Near Fine Condition
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SHEEP MANAGEMENT AND DISEASES
Belschner, H. G.
Angus & Robertson Sydney/London 1950 First Edition
 Hard Cover With many photographic illustrations and diagrams, fold out chart, spine sunned, previous owner's name on front pastedown endpaper. A very good copy lacking dustjacket. ; 220 x 145mm; x, 718 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
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WOOL Australia’s Great Awakening
Mather, W. H.
Angus & Robertson Ltd Sydney 1044 First Edition
 Paperback With a foldout map, a good copy. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment within Australia. ; The Battle for Australia Series; 185 x 125mm; [viii], 120 pages Very Good+
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STOREY’S GUIDE TO RAISING POULTRY Breeds - Care - Health
Mercia, Leonard S.
ISBN: 9781580172639
Storey Publishing U. S. A. 2001 First thus.
 Paperback The Best Advice on Raising Chickens, Turkeys, Waterfowl, and Game Birds. Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry is an invaluable resource for everyone who raises poultry. It contains the most comprehensive and current information available on: - Selecting birds for meat or egg production, Housing and equipment, Home processing of eggs and poultry, Flock health, Brooding and rearing. A fine copy. ; 230 x 155mm; viii, 343 pages Fine
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Sulphur in Australasian Agriculture
McLachlan, K.D.
ISBN: 0424068508
Sydney; Sydney University Press; 1975   
  261pp hardcover in good condition, top edge a little stained, dustwrapper worn and chipped
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The Orchid Society of N.S.W. Inc. Handbook
no author
n.p.; no publishing details, printed in Sydney; 1954   
  125x185mm 33pp, mainly concerned with competitive orchid growing - lists award plants from NSW and Victoria hardcover in good condition, boards a little soiled
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Coping With Change: Australian Farming Since 1970
Makeham, J.P.; Christiansen, T.J. and Malcolm, L.R.
ISBN: 0858342618
Armidale; Gill Publications; 1979   
  211pp paperback in very good condition
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Shelterbelts and Windbreaks
Caborn, J.M.
London; Faber; 1965   
  145x225mm 288pp b/w illusts hardcover in good condition, endpapers lightly foxed, dustwrapper worn on edges and where stickers removed on spine and back
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Sustainable Food
Mobbs, Michael
ISBN: 9781920705541
Sydney; University of New South Wales Press; 2012   
  248 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
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Cattle Duffers of the Outback: One Couple’s Struggle in The Devil’s Triangle
Boyle, Frances M.
ISBN: 1876622458
Marleston, South Australia; J.B. Books; 2003 reprinted 2005   
  399 pages paperback in good condition, gift inscription on first page, signed by the author(?)
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Cherish the Earth: The Story of Gardening in Australia
Bligh, Beatrice
Sydney; David Ell; 1980 reprint   
  132 pages, b/w illusts paperback in good condition, owner's name overwritten on flyleaf
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The Scent of Gum Leaves . . . Early Australian Gardens
McKenzie, Valerie
ISBN: 0959498249
Sydney; Centennial Publications; 1986   
  80 pages, colour and b/w illusts hardcover with laminated boards in very good condition
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Saltland Pastures in Australia. A Practical Guide. Second Edition
Barrett-Lennard, E.G.
Perth, WA; Land, Water and Wool Sustainable Grazing on Saline Lands Sub-program; 2003   
  176 pages, colour photos and illusts paperback in very good condition
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Forest Management in Australia
McKinnell, F.H.; Hopkins, E.R. and Fox, J.E.D.
ISBN: 0949324361
Sydney; Surrey Beatty; 1991   
  380 pages, b/w photos and maps hardcover in good condition, corner of first page clipped, dustwrapper faded on spine
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Old Land, New Landscapes: A Story of Farmers, Conservation and the Landcare Movement
Williams, Chris
ISBN: 0522851088
Melbourne; Melbourne University Press; 2004   
  208 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition, pages tanned on edges, publisher's review copy notice pasted to first page
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Ostrich Farming
Hastings, Michael Y.
ISBN: 0646056425
n.p.; published by the author; 1993 reprint   
  94 pages, b/w photos and illusts paperback in very good condition
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The Contented Chook: Practical tips and inspirational ideas for keeping your hens happy
Stackhouse, Jennifer (ed)
ISBN: 9780733330537
Sydney; ABC Books; 2012   
  272 pages, colour photos paperback in very good condition, front cover a little creased
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The Wool Education Society. Six Booklets dated 1952-54
Smith, Wilfred
London; Department of Education of the International Wool Secretariat; 1952-54   
  10-25pp, each booklet is the text of an academic lecture stapled paperbacks in good condition, a little worn, some covers foxed
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By Chance & Intuition: The Story of Mervyn Gadd and The Murray Greys
Gadd, Mervyn
North Melbourne; Hargreen Publishing; 1990   
  375pp, b/w photos hardcover in very good condition, dustwrapper a little creased on edges
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Guerrilla Gardening: A Manualfesto
Tracey, David
ISBN: 9780865715837
Gabriola Island, BC, Canada; New Society Publishers; 2007   
  227pp, b/w photos paperback in very good condition
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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Fashioning Australia’s Forests
Dargavel, John
Melbourne; Oxford University Press; 1995   
  312 pages, b/w photos paperback in very good condition, business card pasted inside front cover
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Michael McCoy’s Garden
McCoy, Michael
ISBN: 1876314109
Glebe, NSW; Florilegium; 2000   
  160pp, colour and b/w photos hardcover in good condition, a few small spots on front endpaper, dustwrapper a little creased
Price: 38.50 (AUD)
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Successful Organic Gardening
Murray, David R.
ISBN: 0731812670
Sydney; Kangaroo Press; 2006 Second edition   
  176pp, colour photos paperback in very good condition
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A Legacy Under Threat? Family Farming in Australia
Lees, Jim (ed)
ISBN: 1875821368
Armidale, NSW; University of New England Press; 1997   
  259pp paperback in very good condition
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The Eternal Garden
Davies, Caroline
ISBN: 0855721820
Melbourne; Hill of Content; 1989   
  142 pages, colour and b/w photos paperback in very good condition, owner's namestamp on first page
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Some Historic Gardens in South Australia
Beames, R.O. and Whitehill, J.A.E.
Adelaide; National Trust of South Australia/Botanic Gardens of Adelaide; 1981   
  105 pages, b/w photos and illusts paperback in good condition, one 1cm tear on top edge of front cover, owner's name on first page
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
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The History of Irrigation in Australia
Hallows, P. J. and Thompson, D.G.
Mildura, Vic; Australian National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage; n.d. (1995?)   
  128 pages, b/w photos and maps paperback in very good condition
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Growing Orchids: The Hybrid Story
Rentoul, J.N.
ISBN: 0850914426
Melbourne; Lothian; 1991   
  200 pages, colour photos paperback in good condition, cover a little creased
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Pig Production in Australia
Gardner, J.A.A.; Dunkin, A.C. and Lloyd, L.C. (eds)
ISBN: 0409325252
Sydney; Butterworths; 1990   
  358pp, b/w illusts hardcover with laminated boards in very good condition
Price: 49.50 (AUD)
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Reinventing the Common: Cross-Boundary Farming for a Sustainable Future
Williamson, Sima; Brunckhorst, David and Kelly, Gerard
ISBN: 1862874360
Sydney; Federation Press; 2003   
  183pp paperback in very good condition
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
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Tillage: New Directions In Australian Agriculture
Cornish, P.S. and Pratley, J.E. (eds)
ISBN: 0909605424
Melbourne; Inkata Press; 1987   
  448pp paperback in very good condition
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The Floss on the Mill: The Re-awakening of a Watermill
Greenhow, Desna (text) and Falby, Jed (illusts)
ISBN: 0946418209
Salisbury, UK; Hobnob Press; 2004   
  134pp, b/w illusts paperback in good condition, gift inscription from the author and a small stain on first page
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Saving the Planet with Pesticides and Plastic: The Environmental Triumph of High-Yield Farming
Avery, Dennis T.
ISBN: 1558130519
Indianapolis; Hudson Institute; 1995 reprint   
  432pp, b/w illusts paperback in very good condition
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Adaptation and Survival in Australian Agriculture
Higgs, Peter J.(ed)
ISBN: 0195547497
Melbourne; Oxford University Press; 1986   
  320pp hardcover and dustwrapper in good condition
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Glorious Disarray: The Creation of a Garden
Robinson, Joyce
London; Michael Joseph; 1990   
  197pp, colour photos hardcover and dustwrapper in very good condition
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Scoffing the Primroses
Pankhurst, Alex
ISBN: 0951823167
Dedham, UK; Earl's Eye Publishing; 2003   
  SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, 354pp paperback in good condition
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Cattle Australia: The Story, The Icons, The Drives, The Big Runs
Bell, Kathrine
ISBN: 9781877009167
Belrose West, NSW; Murray David Publishing; 2009   
  224 pages, colour and b/w photos and illusts hardcover and dustwrapper in very good condition, corner of front endpaper smudged where price erased
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
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Simple Hydroponics for Australian Gardeners
Sundstrom A.C.
ISBN: 0170065359
elbourne; Nelson; 1985 Third Revised Edition   
  140 pages, colour and b/w photos hardcover with laminated boards in very good condition
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
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This Was Wheat Farming: A Pictorial History of the Farms and Farmers of the Northwest who grow the Nation’s Bread
Brumfield, Kirby
Seattle; Superior Publishing Co.; n.d. (1960s?)   
  215x275mm 191pp b/w photos hardcover in good condition, spine a little rolled, seller's stamp on front endpaper, dustwrapper faded and rubbed
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La Belle Saison - Living Off the Land in Rural France
Atkinson, Patricia
ISBN: 1844136019
Century London 2005 
 Trade Paperback 308 pp. Light browning to page edges.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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PESTICIDE INDEX, (Bcpc Symposium Proceedings)
Copping L. G. (Editor)
ISBN: 0948404884
Royal Society of Chemistry/ British Crop Protection Council  1995 Third Edition
 Trade Paperback 266 pp. Owners name on first page.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Pesticide Manual: Incorporating The Agrochemicals Handbook
TOMLIN Clive (Editor)
ISBN: 0948404795
British Crop Protection Council  1995 Tenth Edition
 Pictorial Boards No d/w 1341 pp. Heavy book may require an extra shipping charge.   Fine
Price: 70.00 (AUD)
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Fruit Growing - Modern Cultural Methods
BAGENAL N. B. (Editor)
Ward Lock & Co  1946 Revised Edition
 Hard Cover No Dustjacket 416 pp. Olive green cover has wear on the edges and spine. Browning to page edges and endpapers. Interior of book in very good condition. Unread copy.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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A HISTORY OF THE HORSHAM AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY A Hundred Horsham Shows
Maroske, Ian
ISBN: 0959615407
The Horsham Agricultural Society Horsham, Victoria 1978 First Edition
 Hardcover With many illustrations, illustrated endpapers, signed by the author on half title, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. ; 225 x 140mm; xiii, 182 pages; Signed by Author Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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POST- WAR BUILDING STUDIES NO 17. FARM BUILDINGS
A Committee Appointed by The Minister Of Agriculture and Fisheries
His Majesty's Stationery Office London 1949 Reprint
 Original wrappers Illustrations, wrappers chipped along spine, very good internally. This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment. ; 245 x 150mm; 207 pages Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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STOCK POISONING Field Investigations Into Mortalities in Stock Due to Irritant Poisons and Other Factors
Ryan, T. K
Associated General Press Sydney 1947 First Edition
 Hardcover Number 4 in the "Profitable Farming" series. With illustrations, a very good copy, This book is light, and postage will be reduced for shipment. ; 220 x 140mm; 239 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
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Ploughing in Prejudices
Faulkner, Edward H.
Michael Joseph  1948 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dustjacket 190 pp. Dustjacket has wear on the edges with small pieces from the front lower edge and top of the spine. Browning to page edges. Inscription inside front cover.  Very Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Quality Queen Bees Make the Difference
Various,
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1970. Third Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14880. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Processing and Packaging Honey
Cutts, N.A.
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1970. Second Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14881. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Four Important Bee Diseases
Various,
N.S.W. Department of Agriculture, Sydney, 1974. Second Edition
 Softcover (Saddle-stitched) Softcover (Saddle-stitched). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Second Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 14882. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Farming for Profit
Various,
Paton Burns, Sydney, 1934. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Size: Small Octavo. 32 pages. Item Type: Ephemera. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; 1930s; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29650. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Soil Conditions and Plant Growth (6th ed. 1968)
Russell & Russell, E. Walter & Sir E. John
Longman & Co, London, 1968. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. With sections on all aspects of soil management and composition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. No foxing in this copy. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor water damage to covers, text unaffected. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15535. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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Citrus Fruits and Their Culture
Hume, H. Harold
Orange Judd Company, New York, 1909. Third Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Third Edition. Containing chapters on all varieties of citrus fruits, and all varieties within. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Covers are grubby in spots but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15536. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 63.10 (AUD)
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Diseases of Sheep
Cole, V.G.
Grazcos, Sydney, 1967. Later Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Later Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 11961. Very Good Condition
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
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Herbal Handbook for Farm & Stable
Levy, Juliette de Bairacli
ISBN: 9780571048052
Faber,  1979. Revised Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Revised Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 320 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0571048056. ISBN/EAN: 9780571048052. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 28240. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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The Physiology of Domestic Animals
Dukes, H.H.
Comstock,  1964. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. With a chapter on Physicochemical basis of Physiological Phenomena; a section on Physiological Oxidations; a chapter on Water, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Balance; A part on Intermediary Metabolism; and a part on Endocrine Organs, Reproduction and Growth. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 4. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Birds; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 8356. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Pig Diseases
Belschner, H.G.
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1967. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Previous owner's signature in ink. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 19626. Very Good Condition
Price: 43.70 (AUD)
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The Unfolding Year
Clarke, Hockley
Rockliff,  1947. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Geoffrey Robinson. First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Edges slightly foxed. Illustrator: Geoffrey Robinson. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Britain/UK; 20th century; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 21422. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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The Book of the Pig: Its Selection, Breeding, Feeding and Management
Long, James
Upcott Gill,  1886. First Edition
 Hardcover (Embossed Cloth) Hardcover (Embossed Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. Size: A4 (300 x 210mm approx.). 360 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges badly foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Farming & Rural Life. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29644. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: 242.50 (AUD)
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Johnston’s Elements of Agricultural Chemistry
Cameron & Aikman, Sir Charles A. / C. M.
W. Blackwood & Sons, London, 1894. 6th Edition or Higher
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. 6th Edition or Higher. Containing chapters on all aspects of Agricultural Chemistry, including chapters on the chemical make-up of soil types, uses for soil types and various others. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Previous owner's book-plate laid in. Edges foxed and browned. Covers are grubby but otherwise in sound condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Chemistry; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 15537. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Modern Farming in General
Lowe, A. M.
Self published,  1945. Edition Unstated
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. Today's approach to - plant required - and practical application of farming: sheep, wheat, cattle, pigs, horses and a variety of others. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. The publication date given above is an estimate only, there being no date given in the book. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16147. Very Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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Homesteading: How to Find New Independence on the Land
Logsdon, Gene
ISBN: 9780878570683
Rodale Press, New York, 1974. Second Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Second Edition. A book on how to locate and buy a homestead, then what to do after that to run and manage it. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears, and is foxed here and there. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Edges foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Farming & Rural Life; ISBN: 0878570683. ISBN/EAN: 9780878570683. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16148. Very Good Condition
Price: 27.20 (AUD)
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Management and Diseases of Sheep in Australia
Cramsie (ed.), J. B.
Butterworth, Sydney, 1920. First Edition
 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Hardcover (Printed Boards). Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. First Edition. With chapters on various aspects of sheep management by Robert Paton, Donald MacFarlane, H. W. Potts, David J. Gordon, and J. Wrenford Matthews. Size: Quarto. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is faded/sunned. Moderately foxed throughout. Edges badly foxed and browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Farming & Rural Life; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 16151. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Good Condition
Price: 34.00 (AUD)
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