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Hardcover. A reprint of the classic work of importance on animal welfare. It provides insight into the system we continue to live with as the global population increases. It features chapters by international experts in animal welfare including Marion Stamp Dawkins, discussing the book's significant legacy and impact today. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFZ; TVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 236 x 168 x 18. Weight in Grams: 582.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reissued and Updated Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780642840
ISBN
9781780642840
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 39.16

Paperback. Introduces the fundamental topics of animal nutrition in a treatment that deals with terrestrial animals in general. This book covers nutritional ecology and the evolution of feeding styles, nutrients and their functions, food composition and methods of evaluating foods, and mammalian and microbial digestion and the supply of nutrients. Num Pages: 320 pages, col. ill. BIC Classification: TVH. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 190 x 246 x 15. Weight in Grams: 766. 320 pages, col. ill. Introduces the fundamental topics of animal nutrition in a treatment that deals with terrestrial animals in general. This book covers nutritional ecology and the evolution of feeding styles, nutrients and their functions, food composition and methods of evaluating foods, and mammalian and microbial digestion and the supply of nutrients. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: TVH. Dimension: 190 x 246 x 15. Weight: 772.
Publisher
CABI
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845934125
ISBN
9781845934125
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 53.85

Paperback. Uncovers contamination from industry, munitions, pesticides, nuclear experiments and natural geology, linking these with the emergence of a range of neurodegenerative diseases. This title helps to create a paradigm shift in our understanding of the relationship of pollutants to disease and health. Editor(s): Purdey, Nigel. Num Pages: 288 pages, black & white tables. BIC Classification: BT; MBN; MZM; TVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230 x 159 x 25. Weight in Grams: 518. One Man's Struggle to Discover the Truth About Mad Cow Disease and Variant CJD. 288 pages, illustrations. Editor(s): Purdey, Nigel. Uncovers contamination from industry, munitions, pesticides, nuclear experiments and natural geology, linking these with the emergence of a range of neurodegenerative diseases. This title helps to create a paradigm shift in our understanding of the relationship of pollutants to disease and health. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: BT; MBN; MZM; TVH. Dimension: 230 x 159 x 25. Weight: 510.
Publisher
Clairview Books
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905570119
ISBN
9781905570119
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.79

Paperback. Presents an understanding of the relationship between the welfare of major food animal species and their physiology, and the direct impact this has on meat quality. This book focuses on the research and developments and also looks into welfare in aquaculture. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFZ; KNDF; TDCT; TVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 176 x 16. Weight in Grams: 698.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
400
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845932152
ISBN
9781845932152
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.31

Paperback. Num Pages: 300 pages, 1 black & white illustrations, 1 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: LNKJ; PSV; TVB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 158 x 233 x 25. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415535632
ISBN
9780415535632
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 56.85

Hardcover. This book provides a definitive reference volume on the biology of aphids, their pest status, and how to control them. It includes approximately 30 specially commissioned chapters from world experts, principally from Europe and North America. Editor(s): Harrington, Richard; Van Emden, Helmut F. Num Pages: 752 pages. BIC Classification: TVP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
CABI
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780647098
ISBN
9781780647098
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 219.18

Paperback. Suitable for students of horticulture, this book teaches the theory of horticultural science as well as the practice of horticulture itself. It is divided into three sections - Plant science, Soil science, Pest and disease. Each section contains a number of chapters relating to a major principle of applied horticulture. Num Pages: 340 pages, Approx. 200 illustrations. BIC Classification: TVS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 278 x 210 x 17. Weight in Grams: 1210.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
344
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750687027
ISBN
9780750687027
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.35

Paperback. Aquaponics is a sustainable system for growing plants with fish. An amazingly productive way to grow organic food at home, it's also a key solution to food insecurity, climate change, pollution and overfishing. This is the definitive DIY home manual, with introduction by Charlie Price, head of Aquaponics UK. Num Pages: 266 pages, 30 photos. BIC Classification: TVT; WMQ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 226 x 17. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Saraband
Number of pages
266
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908643087
ISBN
9781908643087
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.49

Paperback. Provides modern farmer with plans and construction techniques for making seven different chicken coops, along with interesting chicken facts and recipes for eggs. This book includes practical information such as how to properly size a coop and how to source reclaimed materials. Num Pages: 160 pages, full colour throughout, 200 photographs, 20 illustrations. BIC Classification: TVHP; WFL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 192 x 9. Weight in Grams: 434.
Publisher
Fox Chapel Publishing United States
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781565235427
ISBN
9781565235427
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 18.37

Paperback. The essential guide to keeping your own poultry from the bestselling author of Vegetable Growing Month by Month. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: TVHP; WNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 133 x 14. Weight in Grams: 150. 192 pages, Illustrations. Covers the information you need to know about keeping poultry in your own back garden. This title lets you find out: what housing and basic equipment you need; how to choose and obtain the right poultry for the space you have available; which are the best breeds of chickens, ducks, turkeys, geese and quail for your circumstances; and, more. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: TVHP; WNF. Dimension: 198 x 133 x 14. Weight: 152.
Publisher
Right Way
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780716022688
ISBN
9780716022688
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.18

Hardcover. .
Publisher
Murdoch Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781743367551
ISBN
9781743367551
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 15.79

Paperback. There are many reasons for keeping ducks and geese. Not only are they lovely to look at, they will entertain you with their antics and make perfect 'pets' for adults and children alike. This book covers topics such as selecting the right breeds housing, grass runs and ponds feeding, breeding, and showing and exhibiting ornamental waterfowl. Num Pages: 144 pages, 77 colour photographs, 18 line drawings. BIC Classification: TVHP; VSZ; WNF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 141 x 9. Weight in Grams: 268.
Edition
Illustrated
Publisher
Crowood Press
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847971326
ISBN
9781847971326
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 14.31

Paperback. In this valuable sourcebook for scientists in diverse fields including agronomy and environmental science, leading researchers examine the numerous sustainable ways in which bacteria can enhance our techniques for biological control and disease suppression. Editor(s): Maheshwari, Dinesh K. Num Pages: 495 pages, biography. BIC Classification: PSGD; PSTP; TVB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 26. Weight in Grams: 777.
Edition
2013th Edition
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG Germany
Number of pages
495
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9783642446764
ISBN
9783642446764
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 151.89
€ 149.27

Mass Market Paperback. BIC Classification: TVB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 166 x 243 x 23. Weight in Grams: 600.
Publisher
Koros Press Limited
Publication date
2015
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781638316
ISBN
9781781638316
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 64.27
€ 11.74

Paperback. Bananas and plantains are major fruit crops in the tropics and subtropics, making a vital contribution to the economies of many countries. This book provides a review of the scientific principles of banana production and how these relate to field practices. Series: Crop Production Science in Horticulture. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PST; TVK; TVS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 158 x 16. Weight in Grams: 618.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845936587
ISBN
9781845936587
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 58.77

Paperback. Explores how the growth of marine domestication has blurred traditional distinctions between fish and animals, recasting farmed fish as sentient beings, capable of feeling pain and subject to animal-welfare legislation. This book focuses on the fragile and contingent relational practices that constitute salmon aquaculture. Series: California Studies in Food and Culture. Num Pages: 232 pages, 8 black and white, 4 line drawings. BIC Classification: JHMC; TVT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 153 x 229 x 16. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520280571
ISBN
9780520280571
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 31.82

Paperback. This textbook provides an integrated view of beef cattle production with a systems based approach, discussing the interrelationships of many aspects with the overall goal of optimising cattle production. A key read for upper level undergraduate and postgraduate students in animal & veterinary science, producers, extension workers and veterinarians Num Pages: 332 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: TVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 359 x 19. Weight in Grams: 932.
Publisher
CABI
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845937959
ISBN
9781845937959
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 52.99
€ 51.10

Paperback. The fast and easy way to start and maintain a hive Beekeeping For Dummies is a practical, step-by-step beginner's guide to beekeeping. Num Pages: 330 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: TVHH; WNF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 190 x 19. Weight in Grams: 608.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Number of pages
330
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK
Condition
New
SKU
V9781119972501
ISBN
9781119972501
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.63

Hardcover. Suitable for beekeepers and cooks, this title offers advice on understanding the lifestyle of bees and the hierarchy in the hive, as well as every aspect of caring for bees, how to house them and maintain the hive, the plants and crops they need, and dealing with common problems and diseases. Num Pages: 256 pages, over 675 photographs. BIC Classification: TVHH; WB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 184 x 36. Weight in Grams: 1180.
Publisher
Anness Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Box
Condition
New
SKU
V9780754828570
ISBN
9780754828570
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.49

Paperback. This is a reference book for all things beeswax. It offers a basic introduction to extracting and purifying beeswax, as well as many items that can be made with it. Num Pages: 136 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: TVHH; WF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 261 x 210 x 16. Weight in Grams: 526.
Publisher
Quarry Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781592539796
ISBN
9781592539796
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 18.28

Paperback. A practical book for new beekeepers and those interested in keeping their own bees, explaining everything they need to know to get started. It also covers how to make your garden attractive for bees. Num Pages: 176 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: TVHH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 13. Weight in Grams: 138.
Publisher
Elliot Right Way Books
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780716022855
ISBN
9780716022855
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.95

Paperback. Series: Fao Forestry Papers. Num Pages: 132 pages. BIC Classification: TTB; TV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 175 x 8. Weight in Grams: 295.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
FAO
Condition
New
SKU
V9789254053819
ISBN
9789254053819
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.72

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: RNF; RNK; TVF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 19. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
Chelsea Green Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781603585637
ISBN
9781603585637
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 17.39

Hardcover. This is the first volume in a series of course books for career students and exam candidates preparing for the Stage 1 exam of the British Horse Society. Series: Success in Stages Series. Num Pages: 144 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: JNZ; TVH; WSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 211 x 13. Weight in Grams: 646. With Self-Assessment and Exam Tips. Series: Success in Stages Series. 144 pages, col. Illustrations. This is the first volume in a series of course books for career students and exam candidates preparing for the Stage 1 exam of the British Horse Society. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: JNZ; TVH; WSN. Dimension: 297 x 211 x 13. Weight: 642.
Publisher
Robert Hale & Company
Number of pages
144
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780851319797
ISBN
9780851319797
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.38