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Trading Up

By: Brewster Kneen

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, NC Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1859

ISBN: 1550210602

Condition: Fine+


Unread with minor shelf wear. The story of how Cargill, the world's largest grain company, changed the face of Canadian agriculture through monopolistic enterprise. View more info

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The Settler's Guide: Old-Time Bush Skills for Australians

By: Keith Smith

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Australia, Lothian Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 3004

ISBN: 0850915104

Condition: New


New & unread. A compilation of the detailed techniques of the turn-of-the-century bush farmer reveals just how difficult this 'simpler' time really was. For settlers everywhere attempting a more self-reliant life in the bush or in the country, these skills are just as relevant today as they were 100 plus years ago. 176 pages. B&W illustrations. View more info

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How to Buy and Enjoy a Small Farm

By: Laycock, George

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Three Rivers Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8714

ISBN: 0679508651

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal shelf wear, light crease to spine. Straight and sharp corners. ; 244 pages View more info

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Sustainable Agriculture

By: Mason, John

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1998

Seller ID: 4463

ISBN: 0864178654

Condition: New


Unread, unmarked. 120 pp. Index. Explains permaculture, biodynamics, organic farming, agroforestry, more. View more info

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Agriculture and the State Market Processes and Bureaucracy

By: Pasour, Jr., E. C.; Gardner, Bruce L.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Oakland, California, USA, Independent Institute: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6481

ISBN: 0945999291

Condition: New


Unread, unmarked. Agriculture and the State provides a refreshingly irreverent and insightful view of U.S. farm programs, clearly separating political rhetoric from economic reality. Analyzing the effect of price supports, marketing orders, credit and export subsidies, and other programs. Pasour shows how the farm policies are responsible for the high and rising cost of food and the ruin of the small farmer. Ernest C. Pasour, Jr., Professor of Economics North Carolina St... View more info

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Farming in Ponds and Dams: An Introduction to Freshwater Aquaculture in Australia

By: Romanowski, Nick

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Port Mebouume, Australia, Lothian Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10068

ISBN: 0850916305

Condition: Near Fine


New book but the front wrap has a crease approx in the center of the wrap running from the top edge to the lower edge.. Text is unread and unmarked. This book is a step-by-step guide to freshwater aquaculture and has detailed information on: design and construction of dams and ponds, water quality and properties, biology and ecology for aquaculture, Harvesting, transporting and observing, foods and feeding, vermin, weeds and problems, planning for commercial production, ... View more info