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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    
Agroforestry for Natural Resource Management   Agroforestry for Natural Resource Management
Ian Nuberg, Brendan George, Rowan Reid
Illustrates the principles underlying the integration of trees into landscapes for environmental and productive purposes.

Atlas of Climate Change   The Atlas of Climate Change
Kirstin Dow, Thomas E. Downing
The updated third edition of this of this highly acclaimed atlas on climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712170 - AU $ 37.99    
Australian Beekeeping Manual   The Australian Beekeeping Manual
Robert Owen
The most complete guide to beekeeping written for Australian conditions.

Paperback - ISBN:9781921966880 - AU $ 49.99    
Barnyard Kids   Barnyard Kids
Dina Rudick
A sustainable source of ideas to help your children learn the ins and outs of agriculture.

Paperback - ISBN:9781631590719 - AU $ 32.99    
Biodynamic Manual   A Biodynamic Manual
Pierre Masson
This is an invaluable guide for all biodynamic growers to have to hand daily.

Paperback - ISBN:9781782500803 - AU $ 44.95    
Biodynamic Orchard Book   The Biodynamic Orchard Book
Ehrenfried E Pfeiffer, Michael Maltas
Brings together the best advice for cultivating fruit trees, berries and shrubs using biodynamic methods.

Paperback - ISBN:9781782500018 - AU $ 24.95    
Bioenergy Production by Anaerobic Digestion   Bioenergy Production by Anaerobic Digestion
Nicholas Korres, Padraig O'Kiely, John Benzie, Jonathan West
Provides a broad introduction to anaerobic digestion and its potential to turn agricultural crops or crop residues, animal and other organic waste, into biomethane.

Hardback - ISBN:9780415698405 - AU $184.00    
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    
Celebrating Diversity: People, Place and Purpose, ARS 17th Biennial Conference, Kununurra, Western Australia   Celebrating Diversity: People, Place and Purpose, ARS 17th Biennial Conference, Kununurra, Western Australia
Ronald B Hacker
This Special Issue contains eleven papers drawn from 17th Biennial Conference of the Australian Rangeland Society held in September 2012.

Paperback - ISBN:RJ35/02 - AU $ 75.00    
Changing Land Management   Changing Land Management
Frank Vanclay, David Pannell
Key insights for decision-makers as they assist rural communities adapting to changed circumstances.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100381 - AU $ 79.95    
Chasing the Red Queen   Chasing the Red Queen
Andy Dyer
Natural system solutions for the greatest challenge of the twenty-first century: feeding nine billion people.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610915199 - AU $ 39.99    
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    
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    
Creating Green Roads   Creating Green Roads
James L Sipes, Matthew L Sipes
This comprehensive guide offers a practical strategy for rethinking how we design, plan, and maintain our transportation infrastructure.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610913751 - AU $ 63.00    
Defending the Social Licence of Farming   Defending the Social Licence of Farming
Jacqueline Williams, Paul Martin
The authors document the definition of and issues associated with the 'social licence to farm'.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101593 - AU $ 49.95    
Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes   Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes
Gary W Luck, Digby Race, Rosemary Black
Examines broad and local-scale patterns of demographic change in rural landscapes.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096912 - AU $ 89.95    
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    
Effective Ecological Monitoring   Effective Ecological Monitoring
David B Lindenmayer, Gene E Likens
Describes what makes successful and unsuccessful long-term monitoring programs.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096837 - AU $ 49.95    
Flammable Australia   Flammable Australia
Richard J Williams, A Malcolm Gill, Ross A Bradstock
Leading researchers give an overview of the field of fire ecology in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643104822 - AU $ 79.95    
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    
Global Farms Race   The Global Farms Race
Michael Kugelman, Susan L Levenstein
As we struggle to feed a global population speeding toward 9 billion, we have entered a new phase of the food crisis.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610911870 - AU $ 34.95    
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.

Holistic Management   Holistic Management
Allan Savory, Jody Butterfield
Profitably restore and promote the health of your land through practices that mimic nature.

Paperback - ISBN:9781559634885 - AU $ 70.00    
Innovation in Australian Rangelands: A Special Issue from the 18th Biennial Conference of the Australian Rangeland Society   Innovation in Australian Rangelands: A Special Issue from the 18th Biennial Conference of the Australian Rangeland Society
Jocelyn Davies, Digby Race, Boyd Wright
This Special Issue of The Rangeland Journal documents rangeland research that can be used to ensure the wellbeing of people, businesses and communities who depend on natural landscapes.

Paperback - ISBN:RJ37/06 - AU $ 75.00    
Integrated Mission-directed Research   Integrated Mission-directed Research
Wendy Proctor
Provides methods, case studies and lessons on the integration of different fields of scientific research.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096943 - AU $ 99.95    
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    
Land Use Intensification   Land Use Intensification
Saul Cunningham, Andrew Young, David Lindenmayer
Can science suggest new approaches to reducing the conflict between productive land use and biodiversity conservation?

Paperback - ISBN:9780643104075 - AU $ 49.95    
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    
Managing Climate Change   Managing Climate Change
Imogen Jubb, Paul Holper, Wenju Cai
Provides an important snapshot of the issues presented at the Greenhouse 2009 conference.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643098312 - AU $130.00    
Minerals, Metals and Sustainability   Minerals, Metals and Sustainability
WJ Rankin
Examines the role of minerals in modern society and the implications of sustainable development for the minerals industry.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643097261 - AU $120.00    
More Than Honey   More Than Honey
Markus Imhoof, Claus-Peter Lieckfeld
A look at the far-reaching consequences of the decline of the bee population—a decline that could ultimately contribute to a global famine.

Paperback - ISBN:9781771640992 - AU $ 24.99    
Oldest Foods on Earth   The Oldest Foods on Earth
John Newton
A timely look at the flora and fauna that nourished the Aboriginal peoples for over 50,000 years.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742234373 - AU $ 29.99    
Organic Agriculture   Organic Agriculture
Paul Kristiansen, Acram Taji, John Reganold
Overview of current practices in organic agriculture with analysis of strengths and weaknesses.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643090903 - AU $130.00    
Organic Farming: An Introduction   Organic Farming: An Introduction

How to farm in a way that cares for the environment, without using synthetic chemicals.

Paperback - ISBN:9780731306114 - AU $ 36.00    
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 Farming: Livestock   Organic Farming: Livestock

Shows how to produce livestock using organic faming methods, with particular emphasis on sheep and wool.

Paperback - ISBN:9780731306145 - AU $ 34.00    
Organic Gardening   Organic Gardening
Peter Bennett
A comprehensive guide to organically growing ornamental plants, fruit trees, vegetables and cereal crops.

Paperback - ISBN:9781877069109 - AU $ 39.95    
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    
Outside the Magic Square   Outside the Magic Square
Lolo Houbein
Considers issues of food security and offers solutions at the street, neighbourhood and global levels.

Paperback - ISBN:9781743050118 - AU $ 29.95    
Photography for Field Work   Photography for Field Work

Written to provide field officers and land managers with a basic understanding of photography and photographic techniques.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742563534 - AU $ 20.00    
Planting Wetlands and Dams   Planting Wetlands and Dams
Nick Romanowski
A step-by-step, plain language guide to the creation of conditions in which wetland plants will thrive.

Public Produce   Public Produce
Darrin Nordahl
Taking readers from inspiration to implementation, Public Produce is chock full of tantalising images and hearty lessons for bringing agriculture back into our cities.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610915496 - AU $ 27.99    
Queensland's Threatened Animals   Queensland's Threatened Animals
Andrew J Dennis, Keith R McDonald, Peter M Kyne, Stephen JS Debus, Lee K Curtis
A comprehensive and practical guide to Queensland's threatened animals.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096141 - AU $120.00    
Resilience Practice   Resilience Practice
Brian Walker, David Salt
Applies resilience thinking to real-world situations and explores how systems can be managed to promote and sustain resilience.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597268011 - AU $ 39.99    
Sustainable Agriculture   Sustainable Agriculture
John Mason
Explains the concepts and long-term benefits of sustainable farming systems.

Sustainable Futures   Sustainable Futures
Jenny Goldie, Katharine Betts
Describes world-leading research in population, resource scarcity, climate change and food security and their effect on Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486301898 - AU $ 39.95    
Sustainable Homebrewing   Sustainable Homebrewing
Amelia Slayton Loftus
This comprehensive guide includes everything homebrewers of all levels need to know to brew delicious, organic beer.

Paperback - ISBN:9781612121239 - AU $ 24.99    
Trees for Saltland   Trees for Saltland
N Marcar, D Crawford, P Leppert, T Jovanovic, R Floyd, R Farrow
Aims to assist in the management of soil salinity by describing a range of species tolerant of saline soils.

Urban Farmer   The Urban Farmer
Curtis Allen Stone
A hands-on guide to making a living from growing crops in your own backyard (or someone else's!)

Paperback - ISBN:9780865718012 - AU $ 39.99    
Waterwise House and Garden   Waterwise House and Garden
Allan Windust
Shows how we can contribute to conserving water, our most precious resource, in our home and garden.

Weed Management for Organic Farmers, Growers and Smallholders   Weed Management for Organic Farmers, Growers and Smallholders
Gareth Davies, Becky Turner, Bill Bond, in association with the Henry Doubleday Research Association
Provides a practical guide to weed management practices on organic farms in temperate areas.

Paperback - ISBN:9781861269706 - AU $ 60.00    
What the Frack?   What the Frack?
Paddy Manning
An expert journalist unpicks the coal seam gas extraction story.

Paperback - ISBN:9781742233659 - AU $ 14.99    

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