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  1. 1965-01-01 Florida has many advantages for breeding, raising and training horses. This book covers all the types of horses, their body parts, and how to feed and train them.
  2. 1989-01-19 This book is a summary of our experiences working with animal health and husbandry problems in Tonga. 58 pages, illustrated
  3. Key Resource 1995-01-01 This book examines how individual species of domestic livestock can be integrated into the whole concept of sustainable agriculure in the tropics. A wide range of different case studies from tropical countries provide practical models for livestock husbandry.
  4. 1994-01-01 Animal Breeding examines in detail the various techniques that can be used in breeding animals, such as selection, cross-breeding and inbreeding. Examples of the various techniques are given, including their advantages and disadvantages in tropical and sub-tropical environments, and how they can...
  5. There are six chapters, each ranging from three to six pages in length with black and white photographs and line drawings, written in a friendly, easy-reading style that gets the essential points of: 1. Advantages and Disadvantages of Commercial Squab-Raising 2. Squabbing (Utility) Breeds 3....
  6. The purpose of this manual is to help the trainer achieve self-confidence in conducting a rabbit training course and to help develop a viable rabbit program. This field manual for trainers contains basic information on sustainable rabbit farming. The role of the rabbit as a food source, as well...
  7. Key Resource 1991-05-04 Rabbits covers in detail the characteristics and requirements of this livestock group, and how to raise and produce rabbits in a variety of tropical zones and farming systems. Breeds, breeding, health, housing, slaughtering and processing of meat and skins are all included in this comprehensive...
  8. A step by step detailed and comprehensive guide for rearing rabbits on a family scale with special reference to Third World countries with tropical climate, vegetation and ecology, entirely based on Appropriate Technology.
  9. 2008-01-01 The main aim of this booklet is to give some reasons for small farmers, low-income families or children to do so, and to discuss management, housing, breeding nutrition, veterinary issues, and other potential problems for this type of back-yard farming.