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Agriculture & farming books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Agriculture & farming category. Presented with a red border are the Agriculture & farming books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

Food Safety for Farmers Markets: A Guide to Enhancing Safety of Local Foods by Judy A. Harrison Food Safety for Farmers Markets: A Guide to Enhancing Safety of Local Foods

This book describes practices used on farms and in farmers markets selling foods directly to consumers in U.S. and international markets. It presents an overview of farm and market practices and offers guidance for enhancing food safety on farms and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Sheep Keeping by Phillipa Page, Kim Hamer Sheep Keeping
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This guide provides a depth of veterinary information to complement local veterinary consultations. Advice is offered on everyday issues such as feeding and nutrition, housing, organ systems and their function, disease, treatments and sheep behaviour.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/10/2017

Biofilms in Plant and Soil Health by Iqbal Ahmad Biofilms in Plant and Soil Health

Biofilms are predominant mode of life for microbes under natural conditions. The three-dimensional structure of the biofilm provides enhanced protection from physical, chemical and biological stress conditions to associated microbial communities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/09/2017

One Acre and Security How to Live Off the Earth Without Ruining It by Bradford Angier One Acre and Security How to Live Off the Earth Without Ruining It


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

The Woman Hobby Farmer Female Guidance for Growing Food, Raising Livestock, and Building a Farm-Based Business by Karen Lanier The Woman Hobby Farmer Female Guidance for Growing Food, Raising Livestock, and Building a Farm-Based Business


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Rooftop Urban Agriculture by Francesco Orsini Rooftop Urban Agriculture

This book guides architects, landscape designers, urban planners, agronomists and society on the implementation of sustainable rooftop farming projects. While rooftop farming experiences are sprouting all over the world the need for scientific evidence on the most suitable growing solutions,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/09/2017

The Yorkshire Shepherdess 2018 Calendar by Amanda Owen The Yorkshire Shepherdess 2018 Calendar


Format: Calendar - Released: 01/09/2017

Baseline and Good Practices Study on Water and Fodder Availability Along the Livestock Trade Routes in the Horn of Africa by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Baseline and Good Practices Study on Water and Fodder Availability Along the Livestock Trade Routes in the Horn of Africa

The livestock trade between the Horn of Africa and the Middle East is one of the oldest and most vibrant cross-border livestock trading systems in the world. This study looks at the challenges facing this trade, and addresses the capacity...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2017

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Megatrends in Food and Agriculture Technology, Water Use and Nutrition by Helmut Traitler, David Zilberman, Keith Heikes, Vincent Petiard Megatrends in Food and Agriculture Technology, Water Use and Nutrition
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Highlights and examines the growing convergence between the food and agricultural industries the technological, environmental, and consumer-related drivers of this change, and the potential outcomes This is the first book of its kind to connect food and the food industry...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/12/2017

Agricultural Statistics 2016 by Agriculture Department Agricultural Statistics 2016

Agricultural Statistics is published each year to meet the diverse need for a reliable reference book on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns. Its tables of annual data cover a wide variety of facts in forms suited to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/12/2017

Postharvest Management of Horticultural Crops by Jeltsyn Rocha Postharvest Management of Horticultural Crops


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Crisis Management of Chronic Pollution by Dalmiro Martell Crisis Management of Chronic Pollution


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Soil and Water Engineering by Dalmiro Martell Soil and Water Engineering


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Potential Use of Solar Energy and Emerging Technologies in Micro Irrigation by Jeltsyn Rocha Potential Use of Solar Energy and Emerging Technologies in Micro Irrigation


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Crop Diseases and Their Management by Andrick Cuevas Crop Diseases and Their Management


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Fresh-Cut Fruits and Vegetables by Andrick Cuevas Fresh-Cut Fruits and Vegetables


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Mineral Nutrition of Rice by Jeltsyn Rocha Mineral Nutrition of Rice


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Pomegranate Production and Marketing by Andrick Cuevas Pomegranate Production and Marketing


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Sustainable Water Technologies by Dalmiro Martell Sustainable Water Technologies


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/2018

Applied Tree Biology by Andrew Hirons, Peter A. Thomas Applied Tree Biology
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Many arborists learn tree work practices without fully understanding the biological and physiological principles behind them. However, outcomes for the health and longevity of trees are greatly improved when an arborist understands the science behind the care of tree root...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

Advances in Tea Agronomy by Mike (Cranfield University, UK) Carr Advances in Tea Agronomy
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This book considers research findings that can inform the practice of managing tea crops.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/01/2018

Landscaping Principles and Practices by Jack E. Ingels Landscaping Principles and Practices


Format: Hardback - Released: 02/02/2018

Other books in this genre

Agriculture in Africa Telling Myths from Facts by Luc Christiaensen Agriculture in Africa Telling Myths from Facts

Do current stylized facts about African agriculture and rural livelihoods reflect reality? In rapidly-changing and data-scarce environments they risk being outdated and misleading. This report re-examines conventional wisdom about African farmers, from the bottom up and recognising the complexities involved.
Format: Paperback - Released: 16/08/2017

FAO yearbook of forest products 2011-2015 by Food and Agriculture Organization FAO yearbook of forest products 2011-2015

A compilation of statistical data on basic forest products for all countries and territories of the world. This report contains series of annual data on the volume of production and the volume and value of trade in forest products. It...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Territorial Tools for Agro-Industry Development A Sourcebook by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Territorial Tools for Agro-Industry Development A Sourcebook

This comprehensive review demonstrates the potential of territorial tools to enhance value addition, deliver jobs, increase exports and provide markets for new and existing producers in targeted territories.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

The Violation of Human Rights in the Fishing Sector / La Violacion de los Derechos Humanos en el Sector Pesquero Introductory Speeches on the Occasion of World Fisheries Day at FAO / Discursos de Pres by Jose Graziano da Silva, Pietro Parolin, Antonio Maria Veglio, Bruno Ciceri The Violation of Human Rights in the Fishing Sector / La Violacion de los Derechos Humanos en el Sector Pesquero Introductory Speeches on the Occasion of World Fisheries Day at FAO / Discursos de Pres
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This inspiring collection of think pieces by key figures in academia, the Holy See and FAO covers a range of pressing issues affecting people in the fisheries sector, from modern slavery and exploitation to the effects of increasing global demand...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/07/2017

Agricultural policy monitoring and evaluation 2017 OECD countries by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Agricultural policy monitoring and evaluation 2017 OECD countries


Format: Paperback - Released: 05/07/2017

OECD-FAO agricultural outlook 2017-2026 by Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development OECD-FAO agricultural outlook 2017-2026


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2017

Living Farms Encouraging Sustainable Smallholders in Southern Africa by Martin Whiteside Living Farms Encouraging Sustainable Smallholders in Southern Africa

Designed as an accessible text on sustainable agriculture, this book contains information on community organization and participation, technologies for sustainability and the wider policy and service environment. The book looks at a variety of ways of encouraging sustainability through policy...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

Nanotechnology An Agricultural Paradigm by Ram Prasad Nanotechnology An Agricultural Paradigm

This book highlights the implications of nanotechnology and the effects of nanoparticles on agricultural systems, their interactions with plants as well as their potential applications as fertilizers and pesticides. It also discusses how innovative, eco-friendly approaches to improve food and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/06/2017

Beyond Agricultural Impacts Multiple Perspectives on Climate Change and Agriculture in Africa by Nkulumo (PhD, Climate System Analysis Group, Department of Geography and Environmental Science, University of Cape  Zinyengere Beyond Agricultural Impacts Multiple Perspectives on Climate Change and Agriculture in Africa
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Beyond Agricultural Impacts: Multiple Perspectives on Climate Change in Africa presents the theories and methods commonly applied in climate change assessment from various locations in Africa, also inspiring further research that addresses the broad spectrum of societal impacts that result...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/06/2017

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