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Farm & working animals

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A Family Guide To Keeping Chickens, 2nd Edition: How to choose and care for your first chickens

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A Family Guide To Keeping Chickens, 2nd Edition: How to choose and care...

Anne Perdeaux

Farm & working animals; Birds, including cage birds, as pets

Paperback

This practical book takes you through the process of acquiring your first chickens and caring for them correctly. [more]

$29.99

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Alan The Christmas Donkey: The little donkey who made a big difference

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Alan The Christmas Donkey: The little donkey who made a big difference

Tracy Garton

Memoirs; Animals & society; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The charming, heartwarming true story of a little donkey who helped save the sanctuary that had taken him in. [more]

$16.99

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Where Honeybees Thrive: Stories from the Field

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Where Honeybees Thrive: Stories from the Field

Heather Swan

Ecological science, the Biosphere; Environmentalist thought & ideology; Wildlife: butterflies, other insects & spiders; Farm & working animals

Paperback

An interdisciplinary exploration of responses to honeybee decline. Features the innovative projects of beekeepers, farmers,... [more]

$53.99

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Beginning Beekeeping

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Beginning Beekeeping

DK

Apiculture (beekeeping); Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Beginning Beekeeping is a simple, straightforward approach that gives you the basics to get started with beekeeping, while... [more]

$35.00

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A Ploughing People: The Farming Life Celebrated - Stories, Traditions, The Championships

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A Ploughing People: The Farming Life Celebrated - Stories, Traditions, The...

Valerie Cox

Rural communities; Agriculture & farming; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Nostalgia: general

Hardback

Fully illustrated, THE definitive book about the national institution of The Ploughing Championship by one of Ireland's best-loved... [more]

$50.99

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Backyard Chickens Beyond the Basics: Lessons for Expanding Your Flock, Understanding Chicken Behavior, Keeping a Rooster, Adjusting for the Seasons, Staying Healthy, and More!

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Backyard Chickens Beyond the Basics: Lessons for Expanding Your Flock, Understanding...

Pam Freeman

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Backyard Chickens Beyond the Basics goes beyond introductory lessons to explore the realities of raising a flock for eggs... [more]

$27.99

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PIG/PORK: Archaeology, Zoology and Edibility

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PIG/PORK: Archaeology, Zoology and Edibility

Pia Spry-Marques

History; Social & cultural history; Animals & society; Cooking with meat & game; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Pigs unite and divide people, but why?<br /><br />Pig/Pork explores the... [more]

$34.99

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The Spiritual Foundations of Beekeeping

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The Spiritual Foundations of Beekeeping

Iwer Thor Lorenzen

Theosophy & Anthroposophy; Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Paperback

An esoteric study of beekeeping with practical applications. [more]

$26.99

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Beekeeping: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Beginners

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Beekeeping: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Beginners

Andrew T. Davies

Organic farming; Apiculture (beekeeping); Farm & working animals

Hardback

Intended for both the beginner and experienced beekeeper, this illustrated guide covers various things, from setting up hives... [more]

$18.99

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Henkeeping: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Beginners

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Henkeeping: Inspiration and Practical Advice for Beginners

Jane Eastoe

Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Hardback

Chickens are back in style with a vengeance: poultry breeders are struggling to cope with the increase in demand and gardens... [more]

$18.99

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Backyard Chickens: How to Keep Happy Hens

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Backyard Chickens: How to Keep Happy Hens

Dave Ingham

Poultry farming; Gardening; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Chickens are great backyard pets for young and old and a natural extension for anyone who has a veggie patch. This book is... [more]

$35.00

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Dogs Who Serve: Incredible Stories of Our Canine Military Heroes

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Dogs Who Serve: Incredible Stories of Our Canine Military Heroes

Lisa Rogak

Regiments; Farm & working animals; Domestic animals & pets

Paperback

New York Times bestselling author Lisa Rogak pays tribute to Military Working Dogs in this fully-illustrated collection of... [more]

$24.99

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What the Dog Knows: scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the world

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What the Dog Knows: scent, science, and the amazing ways dogs perceive the...

Cat Warren

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Animal behaviour; Farm & working animals; Dogs as pets

Paperback

In What the Dog Knows, Warren uses her odyssey with Solo to enter the broader world of scent detection dogs, revealing the... [more]

$29.99

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Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

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Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret

Keegan Kuhn, Kip Andersen

Mathematics & Sciences; Management of land & natural resources; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Discover the biggest issue in conservation today. This companion to the documentary &quot;Cowspiracy&quot; explores the impacts... [more]

$24.99

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The Backyard Field Guide to Chickens: Chicken Breeds for Your Home Flock

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The Backyard Field Guide to Chickens: Chicken Breeds for Your Home Flock...

Christine Heinrichs

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Backyard chicken keeping continues to boom, and this book is a veritable chicken encyclopedia for the backyard chicken raiser,... [more]

$29.99

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The Illustrated Herdwick Shepherd

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The Illustrated Herdwick Shepherd

James Rebanks

Rural communities; The countryside, country life; Farm & working animals; Travel & holiday

Hardback

I am the luckiest man alive, because I get to live and work in the most beautiful place on earth: Matterdale in the English... [more]

$42.99

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Barnyard Kids: A Family Guide for Raising Animals

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Barnyard Kids: A Family Guide for Raising Animals

Dina Rudick

Farm & working animals; Farm animals (Children's&YA)

Paperback

This illustrated guide will teach your children sustainable practices and to help children learn the ins and outs of agriculture,... [more]

$32.99

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Goat

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Goat

Joy Hinson

Mathematics & Sciences; Wildlife: mammals; Farm & working animals

Paperback

This book traces the history of the animal, moving from their evolution through their domestication and global spread to the... [more]

$24.99

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Chicken & Egg: An Egg-Centric Guide to Raising Poultry

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Chicken & Egg: An Egg-Centric Guide to Raising Poultry

Andy Cawthray, James Hermes

Self-sufficiency; Farm & working animals

Paperback

The urban chicken movement shows no sign of abating, with home-raised hens considered the poster girls of the urban farming... [more]

$27.99

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Chicken Nuggets: A Miscellany of Poultry Pickings

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Chicken Nuggets: A Miscellany of Poultry Pickings

David Squire

Farm & working animals

Hardback

Few farmyard and back-garden animals display such appealing and amusing characteristics as chickens. Decorated throughout... [more]

$9.99

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Extraordinary Goats: Meetings with Remarkable Goats, Caprine Wonders & Horned Troublemakers

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Extraordinary Goats: Meetings with Remarkable Goats, Caprine Wonders & Horned...

Janet Hurst

Farm & working animals

Hardback

Humans have used the goat as a symbol for thousands of years and have given it a place in myth and legend; in recent times,... [more]

$29.99

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How to Raise Poultry: Everything You Need to Know, Updated & Revised

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How to Raise Poultry: Everything You Need to Know, Updated & Revised

Christine Heinrichs

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Whether you raise your flock for pleasure, profit, or both, the freshly updated second edition of Christine Heinrichs' How... [more]

$24.99

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Backyard Chickens

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Backyard Chickens

Michelle Templin

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Fresh golden-yolk eggs in ready supply, organic fertilizer for the vegetable garden-what's not to love about keeping chickens?... [more]

$22.99

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Chicken Health For Dummies

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Chicken Health For Dummies

Julie Gauthier, DVM, Rob Ludlow

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Paperback

Everything you need to care for and keep happy, healthy chickens With directives on diagnosing and treating sick or ailing... [more]

$29.95

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Chickens

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Chickens

Suzie Baldwin

Poultry farming; Farm & working animals

Paperback

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

$29.99

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