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The running hare
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The secret life of cows
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****A Sunday Times bestseller******A Times Book of the Year 2017***WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intellig...

Reinventing sustainability
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There have been many books written about what we can learn from the failures of the past, but I want to take a more optimistic view, focussing on what...
Ask the fellows who cut the hay
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Ask the Fellows Who Cut the Hay is a vivid portrait of the rural past of Blaxhall, a remote Suffolk village, in the time before mechanization changed ...

Plant pathology
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Plant Pathology explores the topic of plant pathology and aligns classic studies and knowledge in the topic with the current state of research, in an ...
The gardener's companion to medicinal plants
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The Gardener's Companion to Medicinal Plants is a beautifully illustrated giftable gardening reference book, which combines exquisite botanical illust...

Transforming food waste into a resource
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An estimated 50% of the food produced worldwide is wasted. If the entire world had the same voracious appetite as Europeans, it would take three plane...
A farmer and his dog
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There is nothing quite like the relationship between a farmer and his dog.'For me, the bond I have with Peg, my border collie sheepdog is priceless. I...

Letter to a Young Farmer
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For more than four decades, the self-described contrary farmer and writer Gene Logsdon has commented on the state of American agriculture. In Letter...
Land of plenty
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Golden fields, ripening apples, lowing cattle: our idea of the landscape has been shaped by agriculture, as has the land itself. But in a fast-changin...

Dark emu
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History has portrayed Australia's First Peoples, the Aboriginals, as hunter-gatherers who lived on an empty, uncultivated land. History is wrong. In ...
Farm anatomy
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Learn the difference between a farrow and a barrow, and what distinguishes a weanling from a yearling. Country and city mice alike will delight in Jul...

One girl and her dogs
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What happens when you swap 'I do' for pastures new?When twenty-three-year-old shepherdess Emma Gray breaks off her engagement, the chance to take over...
The nature and properties of soils
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Developed for Introduction to Soils or Soil Science courses, The Nature and Properties of Soils, Fifteenth Edition, can be used in courses such as Soi...

Grasping the grape
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A guide to the world's most prominent and essential wine grapes. Striking a balance between practical information and approachable, conversational tone, author Maryse Chevriere goes varietal by varietal to provide an overview of the major wine-growing regions the grape is grown in, the wines they make, and their flavour profile and distinguishing c
British sheep breeds
Our Price: £7.19
Sheep have been farmed in Britain for hundreds of years and more than thirty million sheep now inhabit these islands. The many breeds developed over t...

Plants and microclimate
Our Price: £42.99
This rigorous yet accessible text introduces the key physical and biochemical processes involved in plant interactions with the aerial environment. It...
The sheep stell
Our Price: £15.29
'One woman's gloriously lyrical account of life and love as a shepherdess' Mail on Sunday'Janet White's unfailingly enjoyable book . . . taps into a w...

Letters to a beekeeper
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This the story of how, over the course of a year, Alys Fowler, the Guardian gardening writer, learns how to keep bees; and Steve Benbow, the urban bee...
Isolation shepherd
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In August 1956 a young shepherd, his wife, two-year-old daughter and ten-day-old son sat huddled in a small boat on Loch Monar in Ross-shire as a stor...