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Who's Minding the Farm?: In this climate emergency

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Who's Minding the Farm?: In this climate emergency

Patrice Newell

Mathematics & Sciences; Sustainable agriculture; Organic farming; Health & wholefood cookery

Paperback

In an era of rapid climate change, this vital account of how agriculture can address major issues is an Australian story with... [more]

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The Wooleen Way: Renewing an Australian resource

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The Wooleen Way: Renewing an Australian resource

David Pollock

Biography; Human geography; Conservation of the environment; Social impact of environmental issues; Animal husbandry; Advocate - Australian Biography

Paperback

A remarkable memoir detailing a heroic and unswerving commitment to renew the severely degraded land on Wooleen, a massive... [more]

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

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A Honeybee Heart Has Five Openings

Helen Jukes

Biography; Memoirs; Apiculture (beekeeping)

Paperback

A fascinating, insightful and inspiring account of a novice beekeeper's year of keeping a colony of honeybees, which will... [more]

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On Eating Meat: The Truth About its Production and the Ethics of Eating it

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On Eating Meat: The Truth About its Production and the Ethics of Eating...

Matthew Evans

Society & Social Sciences; Ethical issues & debates; Animal husbandry; Cookery, food & drink

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Challenges both vegans and carnivores in the battle for a new ethics of eating. [more]

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The Fate of Food: What We'll Eat in a Bigger, Hotter, Smarter World

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The Fate of Food: What We'll Eat in a Bigger, Hotter, Smarter World

Amanda Little

Food & society; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Agricultural science; Sustainable agriculture; Cookery, food & drink

Paperback

Mary Roach meets Michael Pollan in this ambitious, dynamic and thought-provoking foray into the future of food [more]

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Rain and Shine: An essential primer on how crop plants grow to feed the world

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Rain and Shine: An essential primer on how crop plants grow to feed the...

David F Smith

Mathematics & Sciences; Agriculture & farming

Paperback

It has never been more important than now to understand how to optimise the growth of crops plants in agriculture. As a result... [more]

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Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

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Mr Guilfoyle's Honeymoon: The Gardens of Europe & Great Britain

Diana Hill, Edmee Cudmore

Landscape art & architecture; Horticulture; Gardening; Gardens (descriptions, history etc)

Paperback

Explore the grand gardens and forests of Europe and Britain with esteemed landscape designer William Guilfoyle as he did with... [more]

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Working with Nature: Saving and Using the World's Wild Places

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Working with Nature: Saving and Using the World's Wild Places

Jeremy Purseglove

Mathematics & Sciences; Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Sustainable agriculture; Natural & wild gardening; The natural world, country life & pets

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From cocoa farming in Ghana to the orchards of Kent and the desert badlands of Pakistan, taking a practical approach to sustaining... [more]

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

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The Cow Book: A Story of Life on an Irish Family Farm

John Connell

Memoirs; Mathematics & Sciences; Dairy farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals

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Farming has been in John Connell's family for generations, but he never intended to follow in his father's footsteps. Until,... [more]

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Red Meat Republic: A Hoof-to-Table History of How Beef Changed America

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Red Meat Republic: A Hoof-to-Table History of How Beef Changed America

Joshua Specht

History; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Agriculture & farming

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How beef conquered America and gave rise to the modern industrial food complex By the late nineteenth century, Americans... [more]

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Bees of Australia: A Photographic Exploration

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Bees of Australia: A Photographic Exploration

James Dorey

Apiculture (beekeeping); Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders

Paperback

Discover the beauty and diversity of Australia's native bees. [more]

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

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Restoring Farm Woodlands for Wildlife

Damian Michael, Mason Crane, Daniel Florance, Emma Burns, David Lindenmayer

Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Applied ecology; Management of land & natural resources; Conservation of the environment; Sustainable agriculture

Paperback

Featuring best practice approaches to restoration based on 19 years of long-term research. [more]

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The Contented Bee

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The Contented Bee

Organic Gardener Magazine

Apiculture (beekeeping); Gardening

Paperback

All the buzz on keeping backyard bees - an informative and inspirational handbook full of advice, experience and stories from... [more]

$35.00

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On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd

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On Sheep: Diary of a Swedish Shepherd

Axel Linden

Biography; Autobiography: general; Popular philosophy; Animal husbandry

Hardback

Norwegian Wood meets The Tao of Pooh meets a flock of Swedish sheep in this playful, profound and philosophical diary written... [more]

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Bee Quest

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Bee Quest

Dave Goulson

Mathematics & Sciences; Insects (entomology); Conservation of wildlife & habitats; Apiculture (beekeeping); The natural world, country life & pets; Travel writing

Paperback

A hunt for the world's most elusive bees leads Dave Goulson from Poland to Patagonia as well as closer to home, amongst the... [more]

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Sophie's Patch: Inspiration and Top Tips from the Popular Gardening Australia Presenter

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Sophie's Patch: Inspiration and Top Tips from the Popular Gardening Australia...

Sophie Thomson

Horticulture; Gardening

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$35.00

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Slow Catastrophes: Living with Drought in Australia

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Slow Catastrophes: Living with Drought in Australia

Rebecca Jones

Diaries, letters & journals; History; Australasian & Pacific history; Drought & water supply; Social impact of environmental issues; Agriculture & farming

Paperback

Living with drought is one of the biggest issues of our times.<br /><br... [more]

$34.95

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The Secret Life of Cows

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The Secret Life of Cows

Rosamund Young

Mathematics & Sciences; Animal husbandry; Farm & working animals

Hardback

WITH A FOREWORD BY ALAN BENNETT'A lovely, thoughtful little book about the intelligence of cows.' James Rebanks, author of... [more]

$19.99

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Beans: A History

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Beans: A History

Ken Albala (University of the Pacific, USA)

History; Social & cultural anthropology; History of science; Agronomy & crop production; Gardening: growing fruit & vegetables

Paperback

From the lentil to the soybean, every civilization on the planet has cultivated its own species of bean. The humble bean has... [more]

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Practical Latin for Gardeners: More Than 1500 Essential Plant Names and the Secrets They Contain

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Practical Latin for Gardeners: More Than 1500 Essential Plant Names and...

James Armitage

Reference works; History; Horticulture; Gardening

Paperback

Practical Latin for Gardeners is a timely and useful guide to plant names based on the bestselling Latin for Gardeners. It... [more]

$24.99

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Managing Australia's Pest Animals: A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective Management

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Managing Australia's Pest Animals: A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective...

Mike Braysher

Animal ecology; Pest control

Paperback

The first clear and comprehensive guide to best practice pest management in Australia. [more]

$49.95

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Australian Native Bee Book: Keeping Stingless Bee Hives for Pets, Pollination and Sugarbag Honey

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Australian Native Bee Book: Keeping Stingless Bee Hives for Pets, Pollination...

Tim Heard

Apiculture (beekeeping); Gardening

Paperback

The Australian Native Bee Book describes native bees generally and provides a complete guide to keeping Australian native... [more]

$35.00

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Backyard Bees: A Guide for the Beginner Beekeeper

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Backyard Bees: A Guide for the Beginner Beekeeper

Doug Purdie

Apiculture (beekeeping); Gardening

Hardback

Just about anyone can keep bees. All you need is a bit of space in your backyard (or on your rooftop) and a little love for... [more]

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Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know

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Food Politics: What Everyone Needs to Know

Robert Paarlberg

Social issues & processes; Development economics; Agriculture & related industries; Mathematics & Sciences; Agriculture & farming

Paperback

In a lively and easy-to-navigate, question-and-answer format, Food Politics carefully examines and explains the most important... [more]

$26.95

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The Cattle King

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The Cattle King

Ion L. Idriess

Biography; Biography: general; Agriculture & farming

Paperback

The story of the great Australian cattle king, Sir Sidney Kidman. [more]

$14.99

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