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  1. This book discusses advances in sheep and goat medicine. It covers such topics as clinical nutrition, breeding, ventilation, diseases, and routine sheep and goat procedures.  
  2. This guide contains all the basic information needed to set up and successfully run nurseries relying on manual work. It focuses on the production of containerised seedlings as the method most commonly used in the ILO's Special Public Works Programme (SPWP) and other non-industrial tree planting...  
  3. Descriptions and illustrations of more than 370 edible wild plants found in eastern and central North America, plus 37 poisonous look-alikes. Over 400 drawings and 78 photographs show precisely how to recognize each species. 14 habitats are described in full detail, with plants in each habitat...  
  4. This book gives an account of the grain-legumes and their contribution to human diets and human nutrition, based on the available technical literature, including the most recent relevant studies. It also deals with measures to increase the production and consumption of this group of foods.  
  5. Fundamental principles which underlie successful farming and gardening and, more important still, our health. “Is our health related to the soil?” the author asks. Although this may seem a radical question, the author presents evidence in abundance to show how closely plant growth is tuned in...  
  6. This book should be of great value to scientists and educators around the world as they try to develop improved multiple cropping systems. Reviews of current research results are enlightening as are discussions of what research is needed in the future. In the long run, the authors of this book...  
  7. In this full-color eco-friendly guide to landscaping in Florida, the authors discuss trees, palms, shrubs, ground covers, and vines as well as the uses of mulches and compost. Additional problem-solving sections tackle soils and fertilizers, pruning, weeds, nematodes, plant diseases, and coping...  
  8. This publication is intended to summarize the diffuse literature available on use of terraces in steepland farming systems and present information on the research conducted in southern Honduras on this subject.  
  9. This publication describes the different home garden vegetables and how to grow and harvest them. Problems in growing each vegetable are included.  
  10. This book advances our knowledge and appreciation of a truly extraordinary tropical fruit. For centuries, the jackfruit was a culinary staple and tradition in tropical Asia. Today, its seductive lure has reached the Americas with an exciting collection of new cultivars and modern management...