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  • Saving Seedsby B. Koo; P.G. Pardey; B.D. Wright

    CABI 2004; US$ 90.00

    The conservation of genetic resources is vital to the maintenance of biodiversity and to the world's ability to feed its growing population. There are now more than a thousand genebanks worldwide involved in the ex situ (meaning ''away from the source'') storage of particular classes of crops. more...

  • Crop Wild Relative Conservation and Useby N.B.V. Maxted; S.P. Ford-Lloyd; J.M. Kell

    CABI 2007; US$ 240.00

    Crop wild relatives (CWR) are species closely related to crop plants which can contribute beneficial traits such as pest or disease resistance and yield improvement. Through an examination of national, regional and global context of CWR, this text presents methodologies and case studies that provide recommendations for global conservation and use. more...

  • Pest Management and Phytosanitary Trade Barriersby N.W. Heather; G.J. Hallman

    CABI 2007; US$ 130.00

    A significant amount of the world's economy is based upon the international trade of agricultural produce. This title reviews the social and financial implications of phytosanitary trade barriers. It offers comprehensive coverage of pest related barriers and strategies for their implementation. more...

  • The Welfare of Cattleby Jeffrey Rushen; Anne Marie de Passille; Marina A. G. von Keyserlingk; Daniel M. Weary

    Springer 2007; US$ 279.00

    This book, written by the leading international research scientists in the field, is the first to cover all aspects of research into the welfare of dairy, veal and beef cattle. The book provides a thorough and critical review of the most up-to-date research on the welfare of cattle, covering behaviour, nutrition and feeding, housing and management,... more...

  • Freshwater Prawn Cultureby Michael Bernard New; Wagner Cotroni Valenti

    John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2008; US$ 325.00

    The farming of the freshwater prawn Macrobrachium rosenbergii has developed rapidly during recent years. Advances in techniques, and the huge expansion of world demand for this species, continue to stimulate the growth of a multi-million dollar industry. This landmark publication is a compendium of information on every aspect of the farming of... more...

  • Bovine Medicineby A. H. Andrews; R. W. Blowey; H. Boyd; R. G. Eddy

    Wiley 2008; US$ 428.99

    Bovine Medicine provides practical and comprehensive information on cattle disease and production and is a key reference for all large animal vets. Since the first edition was published in 1991 there have been significant improvements in disease control and management of cattle. Almost all parts of the book have been updated and completely rewritten.... more...

  • Diseases of Sheepby Ian Aitken

    Wiley 2008; US$ 269.99

    First published in 1983, Diseases of Sheep has become a definitive reference book on sheep diseases. This new edition has been revised and updated to maintain its original core structure and its international approach to the many diseases which affect sheep. Any veterinary surgeon or agriculturalist who works with sheep will continue to find the... more...

  • Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammalsby Laurie J. Gage

    Wiley 2008; US$ 101.99

    Veterinarians, technicians and wildlife caregivers are often called upon to have expertise in raising infant mammals. This book provides clear guidance to raising and caring for a wide variety of domestic, farm, wildlife, and zoo mammals from birth to weaning. Over thirty veterinary technicians, wildlife specialists, and veterinarians from around the... more...

  • Small Cattle for Small Farmsby Margo Hayes

    Landlinks Press 2008; US$ 34.95

    Covers a broad range of topics including what breeds are available and how to select your stock and care for them. more...

  • Domestic Duck Productionby P. Cherry; T. Morris

    CABI 2008; US$ 130.00

    Ducks are kept for profit in a great diversity of circumstances in both temperate and tropical climates. Outlining the biology of the domestic duck, this book provides quantitative descriptions of nutritional and environmental effects on growing and breeding ducks, as well as practical advice on husbandry, housing and management. more...