Agriculture & farming

    Agronomy for Development: The Politics of Knowledge in Agricultural Research

    Paperback Save £1.62 = £25.37

    -Selection and editorial matter, James Sumberg; individual chapters, the contributors---Copyright statement, t.p. verso.

    Invasive Species

    Paperback Save £3.74 = £36.25

    This book reviews the latest risk-based techniques to protect national interests from invasive pests and pathogens before, at and within national borders.

    The Earthscan Reader on Gender and Forests

    Paperback Save £3.13 = £33.86

    There is currently much interest in mainstreaming gender in natural resource management, including forestry. This reader provides a collection of key articles on gender and forests published over the last 30 years. Including an editorial introduction and overview, it provides an accessible collection of excellent forestry-relevant social science within an...

    Get Plants

    By Katherine Price

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    This no-nonsense, beautiful book is a practical guide guaranteed to inspire any reader, and shows that with a little know-how you can find a plant that will flourish in the many different "ecological niches" available in and around your home.

    Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping

    By Fred Hams

    Hardback £12.65

    Directory of chickens, ducks, geese and turkeys and how to keep them, with 700 photographs.

    Marvelous Pigness of Pigs

    By Joel Salatin

    Paperback £10.25

    From Christian libertarian farmer Joel Salatin, a clarion call to readers to honor the animals and the land, and produce food based on spiritual principles.

    Electric Fencing Handbook

    By Ann Larkin Hansen

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    Encyclopedia of Animal Predators

    By Janet Vorwald Dohner

    Paperback Save £5.85 = £13.14

    Learn to identify threatening species through tracks, scat, and the damage they leave behind. Fascinating profiles of more than 30 predatory mammals, birds, and reptiles teach farmers, ranchers, homesteaders, and backyard-animal raisers how to prevent their livestock, poultry, and pets from becoming prey.

    Evelina

    By Judith Harris

    Paperback £12.00

    This is the extraordinary saga of Countess Evelina van Millingen Pisani, a modern woman who lived in the age of Queen Victoria. A friend of Henry James and Isabella Stewart Gardner, she led a rich but turbulent life that spanned from Rome to Constantinople and Venice.

    Growing a Revolution

    By David R. Montgomery

    Hardback Save £3.04 = £18.95

    An inspiring vision for restoring the soil that feeds us all and turns agriculture into a solution for environmental crises.

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