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22nd International Grassland Congress   22nd International Grassland Congress
DL Michalk, GD Millar, WB Badgery, KM Broadfoot
Documents the current issues facing grasslands around the world and shares the latest industry developments and solutions.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742565439 - AU $120.00    
Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change   Adapting Agriculture to Climate Change
Chris Stokes, Mark Howden
A fundamental resource for preparing Australia's primary industries for the challenges and opportunities of climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643095953 - AU $ 64.95    
Against the Grain   Against the Grain
Bill Hampel
Fourteen farmers tell how they are adapting to climate change. These inspiring and informative farmer stories open up a world new to most city dwellers.

Paperback - ISBN:9781925078503 - AU $ 29.95    
Anti-Fertility Plants of the Pacific   Anti-Fertility Plants of the Pacific
RC Cambie, AA Brewis
Documents information on plants used traditionally for anti-fertility and fertility purposes in the Pacific.

Australian Agriculture   Australian Agriculture
Ted Henzell
A journey through Australian agricultural practices from colonial times to modern day.

Australian Barleys   Australian Barleys
RW Fitzsimmons, CW Wrigley
This handbook provides a basis for barley variety identification and checking the range of quality factors that can be judged by on-the-spot examination.

Australian Cereal Identification   Australian Cereal Identification
RW Fitzsimmons, RH Martin, GL Roberts, CW Wrigley
A supplement to Australian Wheat Varieties, this handbook covers 16 Wheat varieties, two tritacles, one barley, and nine oats.

Australian Oat Varieties   Australian Oat Varieties
RW Fitzsimmons, GL Roberts, CW Wrigley
This book provides the means of identifying oat varieties so the maximum advantage is obtained from the breeders' efforts.

Australian Soil Fertility Manual   Australian Soil Fertility Manual
FIFA
A practical manual explaining the basics of soil-plant relationships and the principles of fertilizer use.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643090217 - AU $ 74.95    
Australian Wheat Varieties Supplement No.1   Australian Wheat Varieties Supplement No.1
RW Fitzsimmons, RH Martin, CW Wrigley
This supplement to Australian Wheat Varieties Second Edition assists in identification of 16 additional wheats and eight Australian triticales.

Australian Wheat Varieties   Australian Wheat Varieties
RW Fitzsimmons, RH Martin, CW Wrigley
A practical description of wheat grain, heads and plants at several growth stages.

CCRSPI Conference Synthesis Papers   CCRSPI Conference Synthesis Papers

This special issue aims to inform and inspire the major research effort in climate change and primary industries that is underway.

Paperback - ISBN:CP63/03 - AU $ 75.00    
Cicerone Project: Exploring Profitable and Sustainable Grazing Enterprises through Producer-Led Research, Extension and Adoption   Cicerone Project: Exploring Profitable and Sustainable Grazing Enterprises through Producer-Led Research, Extension and Adoption

Describes how a group of livestock producers, researchers, extension specialists and consultants went about 'bridging the gap' between research and primary producers.

Paperback - ISBN:AN53/7/8 - AU $125.00    
Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture   Climate Change Mitigation and Agriculture
Eva Wollenberg, Maja-Liisa Tapio-Bistrom, Maryanne Grieg-Gran, Alison Nihart
This book reviews the state of agricultural climate change mitigation globally, with a focus on smallholder farmers.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849713931 - AU $ 65.00    
Clive Francis Festschrift   Clive Francis Festschrift
Mary-Jane Rogers, Chris Anderson
This Special Edition has been assembled in recognition of the 50-year career of Dr Clive Francis.

Paperback - ISBN:CP64/04 - AU $ 75.00    
Coming Famine   The Coming Famine
Julian Cribb
A strong and positive call to action to address an impending planetary food crisis.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100404 - AU $ 29.95    
Common Dung Beetles in Pastures of South-eastern Australia   Common Dung Beetles in Pastures of South-eastern Australia
M Tyndale-Biscoe
A colourful, useful and easy-to-read account of dung beetles in south-eastern Australia.

Small Paperback - ISBN:9780643050907 - AU $ 54.95 Price includes standard postage within Australia and New Zealand.    
Controlling Invertebrate Pests in Agriculture   Controlling Invertebrate Pests in Agriculture
Jessica Page, Paul Horne
Provides a detailed examination of the application of pesticides and how they may be integrated into more holistic approaches.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643103351 - AU $ 49.95    
Cotton Catchment Communities CRC – Research Outcomes & Innovation (Part 1)   Cotton Catchment Communities CRC – Research Outcomes & Innovation (Part 1)
Guy Roth, Peter Gregg, Jane Trindall
Records some of the collaborative research undertaken by the Cotton CRC research teams.

Paperback - ISBN:CP64/08 - AU $ 75.00    
Cotton Catchment Communities CRC – Research Outcomes & Innovation (Part 2)   Cotton Catchment Communities CRC – Research Outcomes & Innovation (Part 2)
Guy Roth, Jane Trindall, Paula Jones
Records some of the collaborative research undertaken by the Cotton CRC research teams.

Paperback - ISBN:CP64/11/12 - AU $125.00    
Crop Genetic Resources as a Global Commons   Crop Genetic Resources as a Global Commons
Michael Halewood, Isabel Lopez Noriega, Selim Louafi
This book is about the creation, management and use of the global crop commons.

Paperback - ISBN:9781844078936 - AU $100.00    
Crop Sequences in Modern Australian Farming Systems   Crop Sequences in Modern Australian Farming Systems
Roger Lawes, Chris Anderson

Explores different aspects of break crops, as applied to modern Australian farming systems.



Paperback - ISBN:CP66/06 - AU $ 75.00    
Crops for a Future Climate   Crops for a Future Climate

This special issue reports on plant biology research making contributions towards food security for an ever growing human population in the face of climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:FP40/02 - AU $ 75.00    
Crops for Industry   Crops for Industry
Simon Meakin
Provides readers with with all they need to know about the uses, production and husbandry of a whole range of crops.

Paperback - ISBN:9781861269102 - AU $ 60.00    
Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia   Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia
Tony Cooke, Denis Persley, Susan House
Comprehensive coverage of important diseases affecting the broad range of fruit crops grown in Australia.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643069718 - AU $160.00    
Diseases of Vegetable Crops in Australia   Diseases of Vegetable Crops in Australia
Denis Persley, Tony Cooke, Susan House
Provides a diagnostic guide and a key reference for diseases affecting vegetable crops in Australia.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643096387 - AU $160.00    
Dual Purpose Cropping Systems   Dual Purpose Cropping Systems
Lindsay Bell, Matthew Harrison, John Kirkegaard
Research documented in this Special Issue of Crop & Pasture Science presents a compelling case for the wider potential of dual-purpose crops to increase farm profitability and productivity across Australia’s mixed farming zone.

Paperback - ISBN:CP66/0304 - AU $125.00    
Dung Down Under   Dung Down Under
Bernard Doube, Tim Marshall
A farmer-friendly book on the ecology and management of dung beetles in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780992432904 - AU $ 36.30    
Durum Wheat for the Future: Challenges, Research and Prospects in the 21st Century   Durum Wheat for the Future: Challenges, Research and Prospects in the 21st Century
Jason Able, Sergio Atienza
This Special Issue demonstrates the variety of research being conducted in an attempt to understand and address the barriers to high-yielding, high-quality durum wheat production.

Paperback - ISBN:CP65/01 - AU $ 75.00    
Economics of Managing Crop Diversity On-farm   The Economics of Managing Crop Diversity On-farm
Edilegnaw Wale, Adam G Drucker, Kerstin K Zander
Assesses a variety of economic issues as they relate to agro-biodiversity in a range of countries.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712224 - AU $ 72.00    
EverCrop – Perennial Plants in Cropping Systems   EverCrop – Perennial Plants in Cropping Systems
Richard Hayes, Phil Ward
This Special Issue documents many aspects of the resulting research output from the EverCrop program.

Paperback - ISBN:CP65/10 - AU $ 75.00    
Fertiliser Essentials   Fertiliser Essentials
NSW Department of Primary Industries
A fully-revised title covering the basics of fertiliser use for healthy soils and profitably agriculture.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742567839 - AU $ 36.00    
Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History   Fifty Plants that Changed the Course of History
Bill Laws
A beautifully crafted book that uncovers the fascinating stories of some of the world's best-known plants.

Hardback - ISBN:9781742372181 - AU $ 35.00    
Food, Globalization and Sustainability   Food, Globalization and Sustainability
Peter Oosterveer, David A. Sonnenfeld
An overview of the principal conceptual frameworks developed for understanding changes in global food production and consumption.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712613 - AU $ 69.00    
Forage Breeding for Changing Environments and Production Systems   Forage Breeding for Changing Environments and Production Systems
Kevin Smith, Christian Huyghe, Chris Anderson
This special edition of Crop & Pasture Science is a valuable resource for forage breeders & geneticists.

Paperback - ISBN:CP65/11 - AU $ 75.00    
Garlic   Garlic
Penny Woodward
Covers guidelines for growing organic garlic, describes more than 50 Australian cultivars, profiles a number of Australian growers and their garlics, recipes and medicinal uses.

Paperback - ISBN:9781864471199 - AU $ 29.95    
Getting Started in Private Native Forestry   Getting Started in Private Native Forestry

A 'how-to' guide on assessing and managing your bush and its products for long-term profit and sustainability.

Paperback - ISBN:9780731306305 - AU $ 25.00    
Gift Vouchers   Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a book or subscription to give as a present, but aren’t sure what to choose?

Voucher - ISBN:BVoucher25 - AU $ 25.00    
GM Crops   GM Crops
Jennifer Thomson
A balanced, scientific perspective on the issues surrounding genetically modified crops.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643091603 - AU $ 44.95    
Growing Crops with Reclaimed Wastewater   Growing Crops with Reclaimed Wastewater
Daryl Stevens
The definitive Australian reference on the principles of using reclaimed wastewater for agricultural purposes.

Guide to Pasture Species in NSW   A Guide to Pasture Species in NSW

Includes descriptions and colour photos of useful temperate and tropical legume and grass species.

Paperback - ISBN:9780731306275 - AU $ 30.00    
Harnessing the Ecology and Physiology of Herbivores 1   Harnessing the Ecology and Physiology of Herbivores 1
Pietro Celi, Graeme Martin, Darryl Savage, Michael Friend, David McNeill, Graham Gardner, Sabrina Greenwood
This special edition (published as two issues) contains the Proceedings of the first Joint Conference of the International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores (ISNH) and International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology (ISRP).

Paperback - ISBN:AN54/09 - AU $ 75.00    
Harnessing the Ecology and Physiology of Herbivores 2   Harnessing the Ecology and Physiology of Herbivores 2
Pietro Celi, Graeme Martin, Darryl Savage, Michael Friend, David McNeill, Graham Gardner, Sabrina Greenwood
This special edition (published as two issues) contains the Proceedings of the first Joint Conference of the International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores (ISNH) and International Symposium on Ruminant Physiology (ISRP).

Paperback - ISBN:AN54/10 - AU $ 75.00    
Illustrated Guide to Common Weeds of New Zealand   An Illustrated Guide to Common Weeds of New Zealand
Ian Popay, Paul Champion, Trevor James
This popular and indispensable guide to the identification of weeds in New Zealand is now in its third edition.

Improved Grassland Management   Improved Grassland Management
John Frame, AS Laidlow
Covers the full scope of modern grassland management, the principles being applicable to all temperate grassland zones.

Paperback - ISBN:9781847972613 - AU $ 90.00    
Insects of Stored Grain   Insects of Stored Grain
David Rees
A pocket reference for the non-specialist, providing information on major insect and arachnid pests found in stored grain.

Small Paperback - ISBN:9780643093850 - AU $ 24.95 Spiral Bound. Price includes standard postage within Australia and New Zealand.    
Insects of Stored Products   Insects of Stored Products
David Rees
A well-illustrated guide to the identification, biology and ecology of the major pests of stored products.

Integrated Pest Management for Crops and Pastures   Integrated Pest Management for Crops and Pastures
Paul Horne, Jessica Page
Describes how to successfully implement IPM in cropping and grazing operations.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643092570 - AU $ 49.95    
Interdrought IV – Improving Crop Adaptation to Water-limited Environments   Interdrought IV – Improving Crop Adaptation to Water-limited Environments
Graeme Hammer, Robert Belford, Richard Bell
The InterDrought- IV Conference offered a unique and timely platform to explore the state of the science on crop adaptation to water-limited environments and the possibilities for improvement.

Paperback - ISBN:CP65/07 - AU $ 75.00    
InterDrought IV   InterDrought IV

This issue is dedicated to drought research and compiles some of the papers presented at the InterDrought IV conference.

Paperback - ISBN:FP41/10/11 - AU $125.00    
Introduced Dung Beetles in Australia   Introduced Dung Beetles in Australia
Jane Wright, Penny Edwards, Pam Wilson
A field guide to introduced dung beetles, covering all of Australia.

Spiral Bound - ISBN:9781486300693 - AU $ 22.00    
Irrigation: Measuring and Monitoring   Irrigation: Measuring and Monitoring

Efficient irrigation systems measure and monitor water use. This book makes sure water losses are kept to a minimum, while keeping the crop or pasture growing with no moisture stress.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742567334 - AU $ 25.00    
Irrigation: Scheduling   Irrigation: Scheduling

Learn about planning when and how much water to apply to a crop to achieve crop production or a particular quality.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742567877 - AU $ 25.00    
Irrigation: System and Pump Selection   Irrigation: System and Pump Selection

This publication covers selecting the irrigation system that is best for your enterprise. It will also help you to select, operate and maintain your pumping equipment.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742567112 - AU $ 25.00    
Land of Sweeping Plains   Land of Sweeping Plains
Adrian Marshall, Nicholas Williams, John Morgan
An accessible guide to the management and restoration of native grasslands.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300815 - AU $ 59.95    
Legume Biology   Legume Biology
Rajeev K Varshney, Himabindu Kudapa
This special issue is dedicated to 'Legume biology: the basis for crop improvement', covering part of the work presented at the VI International Conference on Legume Genetics and Genomics in 2012.

Paperback - ISBN:FP40/12 - AU $ 75.00    
Living in a Warmer World   Living in a Warmer World
Jim Salinger
Readable, relevant and fascinating, this book examines how our changing climate will affect our everyday lives through access to food, water and even land, and how this will also impact on our health.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300280 - AU $ 35.00    
Magnesium in Crop Production, Food Quality and Human Health   Magnesium in Crop Production, Food Quality and Human Health
Ismail Cakmak
This Special Issue of Crop & Pasture Science shows that one of critical physiological roles of Mg in plants is the regulation of assimilate partitioning into sink organs such as roots and seeds.

Paperback - ISBN:CP66/12 - AU $ 75.00    
Making Better Fertiliser Decisions for Cropping Systems in Australia   Making Better Fertiliser Decisions for Cropping Systems in Australia
Ken Peverill, Mark Conyers, Doug Reuter, Robert Norton
Provides the best available knowledge to help underpin decisions on crop nutrition for the benefit of Australian agriculture.

Paperback - ISBN:CP64/05 - AU $ 75.00    
Making Lucerne Pay   Making Lucerne Pay
Kieran Ransom, Lindsay Trapnell, Tim Clune, Jeff Hirth, James Whale, Nicholas Bate, Riad Naji
Presents 13 farm business case studies located across south-eastern Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9781741467116 - AU $ 30.00    
Managing for Healthy Soils   Managing for Healthy Soils

Explores the secrets of soil, our most basic agricultural resource.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742562544 - AU $ 34.00    
Native Grasses   Native Grasses
Meredith Mitchell
An easy-to-use tool for identifying some of the most common native grasses in temperate Australia.

Small Paperback - ISBN:9780643066564 - AU $ 24.95 Price includes standard postage within Australia.    
Organic Cereal and Pulse Production   Organic Cereal and Pulse Production
Stephen Briggs
Provides a comprehensive guide to the production of organic pulses and cereals across a range of organic farming systems in temperate and maritime regions.

Paperback - ISBN:9781861269539 - AU $ 69.95    
Organic Farming: Crops, Fruits and Vegetables   Organic Farming: Crops, Fruits and Vegetables

Principles of organic cropping plus extensive case studies for a range of enterprises.

Paperback - ISBN:9780731306121 - AU $ 34.00    
Organic Grain Grower   The Organic Grain Grower
Jack Lazor
Covers how to grow and store wheat, barley, oats, corn, dry beans, soybeans, pulse crops, oilseeds, grasses, nutrient-dense forages, and lesser-known cereals.

Hardback - ISBN:9781603583657 - AU $ 59.95    
Pastoral Australia   Pastoral Australia
Michael Pearson, Jane Lennon
Tells the story of the expansion of Australia's pastoral industry, how it drove European settlement and involved Aboriginal people in the new settler society.

Pasture Management   Pasture Management
D Kemp, D Michalk
Major reference on managing Australia's greatest natural resource.

Pastures in a Farming System   Pastures in a Farming System

This publication covers where pastures fit in a farming system for livestock, cropping and the environment.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742566238 - AU $ 34.00    
Perennial Grasses in Pasture Production Systems   Perennial Grasses in Pasture Production Systems
Stuart Kemp, Kevin Reed, Carol Harris, Chris Anderson
Brings together research findings which address key themes discussed at 'Perennial Grasses in Pasture Production Systems

Paperback - ISBN:CP65/08 - AU $ 75.00    
Pests of Field Crops and Pastures   Pests of Field Crops and Pastures
PT Bailey
A comprehensive handbook on Australian economic entomology for field crops and pastures.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643067585 - AU $180.00    
Plants for Medicines   Plants for Medicines
DJ Collins, CCJ Culvenor, JA Lamberton, JW Loder, JR Price
Includes details of alkaloid and anti-tumour screening of nearly 2000 species, and more.

Precision Agriculture for Grain Production Systems   Precision Agriculture for Grain Production Systems
Brett Whelan, James Taylor
Explains general Precision Agriculture theory, identifies and describes essential tools and techniques, and includes practical examples from the grains industry.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643107472 - AU $ 89.95    
Producing Table Olives   Producing Table Olives
Stan Kailis, David Harris
Provides olive growers with nationally accepted guidelines for ensuring the quality of processed table olives.

Revitalising Grasslands to Sustain our Communities   Revitalising Grasslands to Sustain our Communities
David Michalk, David Kemp, Chris Anderson
This Special Issue of Crop and Pasture contains a selection of papers presented at the recent International Grasslands Congress (Sydney, Australia; 15-19 September 2013).

Paperback - ISBN:CP65/06 - AU $ 75.00    
Savanna Burning: Role and Opportunities in a Rangelands Carbon Economy   Savanna Burning: Role and Opportunities in a Rangelands Carbon Economy
Dionne Walsh, Robyn Cowley, Jeremy Russell-Smith
This Special Issue not only deals with the scientific issues around fire management but, significantly, sets out the legal issues surrounding ownership of carbon rights under different land tenures.

Paperback - ISBN:RJ36/04 - AU $ 75.00    
Soil Change Matters   Soil Change Matters
Richard MacEwan
Addresses important aspects of soil change, ranging from the use of soil chronosequences to study long term changes to shorter duration surveys and environmental reporting.

Paperback - ISBN:SR53/06 - AU $ 75.00    
Soil Essentials   Soil Essentials
Roger Hall
A practical reference for farmers and land managers covering soil issues commonly encountered at the farm level.

Soil Health, Soil Biology, Soilborne Diseases and Sustainable Agriculture   Soil Health, Soil Biology, Soilborne Diseases and Sustainable Agriculture
Graham Stirling, Helen Hayden, Tony Pattison, Marcelle Stirling
Helps growers make the transition to an ecologically based form of agriculture by providing holistic solutions to soilborne diseases.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486303045 - AU $ 99.95    
Spray Drift Management   Spray Drift Management
Primary Industries Standing Committee
Assists chemical users develop spray drift management strategies.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643068353 - AU $ 35.00    
Using Compost in Agriculture   Using Compost in Agriculture

Covers the basics in composting, commercial composting and what compost means for your farming practices.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742565187 - AU $ 25.00    
Value of Water in a Drying Climate   The Value of Water in a Drying Climate
Tor Hundloe, Christine Crawford
This timely book establishes a template for all types of resource allocation disputes, whether in Australia or overseas.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101609 - AU $ 59.95    
Wheat and Wheat Quality in Australia   Wheat and Wheat Quality in Australia
DH Simmonds


Wheat Rusts   Wheat Rusts
RA McIntosh, CR Wellings, RF Park




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