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THE CORRIEDALE History, Lamb Rearing, Crafts, Cooking, How to Spit a Whole Sheep, Ugg Boots

By: N/A

Price: $26.50

Publisher: South Australia, S A Corriedale Association:

Seller ID: 20711

Condition: Very Good


Produced in the 1980s to celebrate the centenary of the Corriedale 1882- 1982, history, patterns for ugg boots, slippers, dyeing wool and a selection of recipes for meat including smoking and cakes using dripping. 260gms weight; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages View more info

Climate and Soils in Relation to Agriculture . Notes on Climate Prepared by S M Wadham, . Notes on Soils Prepared by G W Leeper. Notes on Conservation Prepared by R I Herriot.

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Australia, Ministry of Post-War Reconstruction: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3698

Condition: Very Good


102p. Faded at spine and edges. Owner's nmae on ffep. ; 8vo View more info

British Coastal Life. a Photographic Record : Recollections from the Past

By: N/A

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Parkgate Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5460

ISBN: 185585337x

Condition: As New


96p of b/w photos showing scenes from the past, fishing, rescues, coastal villages. New book. 322g; 4to View more info

Beekeeping. Notes Associated with a Short Course for Beginners Held At Dookie Agricultural College. June 23, 1978

By: N/A

Price: $16.87

Publisher: Victoria, Department of Agriculture: 1978

Seller ID: 11435

Condition: Very Good


Booklet produced to accompany a course by the Dept of Agriculture, North East Region, Victoria. Practical and simple information on topics: Beekeeping in Victoria; anatomy of the honey bee; feeding, toxicity of pesticides; floweing calendar for local area; queen rearin basics; glossary of beekeeping terms. Stapled binding, approximatley 40 roneoed pages. ; 4to View more info

FENCING IN AUSTRALIA By Grass Implement Co.

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grass Implement Co:

Seller ID: 20963

Condition: Good; Notes on front cover page numbers


Stapled booklet with detailed guide to fencing methods and techniques including electric and gates. 80gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages View more info

KEY BOOK TO WORLD MAP OF FISHERIES 1971

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Jorgen Frimodt: 1971

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 27154

Condition: Good; Mark on front cover - label removed. ?


Lists of fish and crustaceans by country with b/w drawings. Statistics for World Catch by country. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages View more info

GOAT AGSKILLS A Practical Guide to Farm Skills

By: N/A

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Nsw Department of Primary Industries: 2005

Seller ID: 27208

ISBN: 0731305906

Condition: New


Basic guide to some of the skills and practices of keeping goats - hoof trimming, drenching, milking, disbudding a dairy goat. 500gms weight; Agskills; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 74 pages View more info

Winemakers of the Clare Valley- an Insight Into a Great Wine and Tourist Area of Australia

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Decalon Publishing: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30122

ISBN: 0908074034

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Wear top edge of dustjacket


The Clare Valley situated north of Adelaide, South Australia. It's a book about the people who grow the vines. The wines they make. The wineries. And their beautiful valley.90p with b/w illustrations including wine labels, 500gms weight; 4to View more info

WINEMAKERS OF THE CLARE VALLEY : AN INSIGHT INTO A GREAT WINE AND TOURIST AREA OF AUSTRALIA

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Decalon Publishing: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30920

ISBN: 0908074034

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


The Clare Valley situated north of Adelaide, South Australia. It's a book about the people who grow the vines. The wines they make. The wineries. And their beautiful valley. With b/w illustrations including wine labels, 500gms weight; Color Illustrations; 4to ; 82 pages View more info

PESTS OF FARM CROPS

By: N/A

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, Shell Chemicals Limited: 1955

Seller ID: 31292

Condition: Very Good-; Wear to edge of stapled book, yellowed paper. Owner's name in pencil back cover.


Booklet describes life histories and damage caused by principal pests of farm crops with details of pesticide sprays and dusts marketed by Shell Chemicals. B/w drawings of major insect pests. 80gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 42 pages View more info

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THE EARTH GARDEN WATER BOOK

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Victoria, Earth Garden Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24381

ISBN: 0958639728

Condition: New


Index, plenty of detailed, practical advice for saving and recycling water in urban and rural settings. Articles sourced from the ever popular Earth Garden Magazine. 300gms weight. Cost of postage will be reduced for this item ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages View more info

GUIDE TO TREE PLANTING NEAR POWER LINES : A DESCRIPTION OF SUITABLE VARIETIES

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, SEC:

Seller ID: 32323

Condition: Very Good-; Wear to edges of card cover, stapled binding


Booklet prepared by State Electricity Commission of Victoria with staff from Royal Botanic Gardens to assist those wishing to plant trees near power lines. Lists of native and non Australian trees with diagramsfor spacing and pruning. 180gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 52 pages View more info

Design principles for farm forestry a guide to assist farmers to decide where to place trees and farm plantations on farms

By: Abel, Nick; Baxter, Jenny; Campbell, Alex; Cleugh, Helen Et Al (Written Collaboratively)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Barton, A.C.T., Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation: 1997

Seller ID: 30217

ISBN: 0642246556

Condition: Very Good


Explains agroforestry - the productive use of trees on farms with design principles for all regions of Australia. 400gms weight; Charts & Graphs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 104 pages View more info

THE SHEARERS

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Nelson: 1982

Seller ID: 21020

ISBN: 0170058840

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Faded spine to dustjacket


Index, traces history from the age of squatters.1.5kg weight; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 416 pages View more info

THE YEAR OF THE CORNFLAKE.

By: Addis, Faith

Price: $21.50

Publisher: A. Deutsch: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19898

ISBN: 0233975268

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unclipped jacket, lovely copy, 500gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages View more info

HOW SAFE IS OUR FOOD?

By: Australian Consumers' Association

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Random House Australia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19370

ISBN: 0091825458

Condition: Very Good


Index, what is actually in the food we eat and how does it affect us? 400gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 310 pages View more info

The Four-Acre

By: Badcock, J C

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Phoenix House: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2079

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket; Gift inscription half title page


138, b/w drawings "An idyll of life in the east Midlands before World War 1" country life, natural history observations, traditional ways of farming, poachers, hardwork. Front of jacket has mark from removal of price tag, light edgwear, no tears. ; 8vo View more info

Mules and Memories : a Photo Documentary of the Tobacco Farmer

By: Barefoot, Pamela

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Winston-salem, Nc, U. S. A., John F. Blair Publisher: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4356

ISBN: 0960202404

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


128p. Side edge of back cover is rubbed as is spine edge. Wear to top of spine and base of spine of cover and top corners. ; 4to View more info

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Camels and the Outback

By: Barker, H M

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Melbourne, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33538

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket; Scuffed worn corners to jacket. Owner's name ffep.


index, illustrated with historic photos, foldout map. Clean text. Memories of a time when camels and camel teams were the major form of transport in outback Australia.510gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo ; 228 pages View more info

COONAWARRA A VIGNOBLE

By: Benwell, W. S.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: The Author:

Seller ID: 23505

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Survey of the history and character of the Coonawarra region of South Australia. 250gms weight; Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 44 pages View more info