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1 Beekeeping. Notes Associated with a Short Course for Beginners Held At Dookie Agricultural College. June 23, 1978
Victoria Department of Agriculture 1978 Soft Cover 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 
Price: 16.87 AUD
2 British Coastal Life. a Photographic Record : Recollections from the Past
London Parkgate Books 1997 185585337x / 9781855853379 First Edition Soft Cover As New 
96p of b/w photos showing scenes from the past, fishing, rescues, coastal villages. New book. 322g; 4to 
Price: 16.00 AUD
3 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.
Australia Ministry of Post-War Reconstruction 1949 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 
102p. Faded at spine and edges. Owner's nmae on ffep. ; 8vo 
Price: 11.50 AUD
4 FENCING IN AUSTRALIA By Grass Implement Co.
Grass Implement Co Paperback 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 
Price: 9.00 AUD
5 GOAT AGSKILLS A Practical Guide to Farm Skills
Nsw Department of Primary Industries 2005 0731305906 / 9780731305902 Paperback New 
Basic guide to some of skills and practices of keeping goats - hoof trimming, drenching, milking, disbudding a dairy goat. 500gms weight; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 74 pages 
Price: 20.50 AUD
Copenhagen Jorgen Frimodt 1971 Second Edition Hardcover 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 
Price: 7.00 AUD
Field Days Committee 1989 Paperback Very Good 
Stapled binding. Booklet with program and local advertisers for 1989 Victorian Merino Field Days based in Geelong/Rokewood and Ararat/Lake Bolac in October. Front cover features members of the Southern DIstrict Field Day Group at the 1989 Melbourne Sheep Show with winning exhibits and ribbons. Various studs with brief flock & wool descriptions, photos of owners, sheep, stud details, etc maps show locations. 150gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 36 pages 
Price: 15.00 AUD
8 THE CORRIEDALE History, Lamb Rearing, Crafts, Cooking, How to Spit a Whole Sheep, Ugg Boots
South Australia S A Corriedale Association Paperback 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 
Price: 21.25 AUD
9 Winemakers of the Clare Valley- an Insight Into a Great Wine and Tourist Area of Australia
Melbourne Decalon Publishing 1978 0908074034 / 9780908074037 First Edition Hard Cover 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 
Price: 7.00 AUD
10 Abbott, Peter & Tegan EUCALYPTUS OIL Australia's Natural Wonder : Uses, Production, History, Real Life Stories, Tips, Recipes
Melbourne Felton Grimwade & Bosisto's Pty Ltd 0646575465 / 9780646575469 Second Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
Index, variety of uses for eucalyptus oil, overview of production in Australia. 210gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 178 pages 
Price: 12.00 AUD
11 Abel, Nick; Baxter, Jenny; Campbell, Alex; Cleugh, Helen Et Al (Written Collaboratively) Design principles for farm forestry a guide to assist farmers to decide where to place trees and farm plantations on farms
Barton, A.C.T. Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation 1997 0642246556 / 9780642246554 Paperback 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 
Price: 17.50 AUD
12 Adam-Smith, Patsy THE SHEARERS
Nelson 1982 0170058840 / 9780170058841 Hardcover 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 
Price: 23.73 AUD
A. Deutsch 1983 0233975268 / 9780233975269 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Unclipped jacket, lovely copy, 500gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages 
Price: 21.50 AUD
14 Ashton, Paul with Blackmore, Kate On the Land : a Photographic History of Farming in Australia
Sydney Kangaroo Press 1987 0864171129 / 9780864171122 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
192p, index, illustrated with historic b/w photos. Unclipped dustjacket, darkened spine. 700gms weight. ; 8vo 
Price: 11.00 AUD
15 Australian Consumers' Association HOW SAFE IS OUR FOOD?
Sydney Random House Australia 1991 0091825458 / 9780091825454 First Edition Softcover 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 
Price: 8.50 AUD
16 Badcock, J C The Four-Acre
London Phoenix House 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Badcock, J C 
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 
Price: 8.50 AUD
17 Barefoot, Pamela Mules and Memories : a Photo Documentary of the Tobacco Farmer
Winston-salem, Nc, U. S. A. John F. Blair Publisher 1978 0960202404 / 9780960202409 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Barefoot, Pamela 
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 
Price: 32.50 AUD
The Author Hardcover 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 
Price: 9.00 AUD
19 Beresford, Quentin & Hugo Bekle & Harry Phillips & Jane Mulcock The Salinity Crisis Landscapes, Communities and Politics
Univ of Western Australia Pr 2001 1876268603 / 9781876268602 Paperback Very Good+ 
Index, looks at the impact of landclearing and the neglect of a policy on salinization. 600gms weight ; Color Photographs; 0.9 x 8 x 5.4 Inches; 324 pages 
Price: 15.00 AUD
A & C Black Publishers Ltd 2001 0713650621 / 9780713650624 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Gift inscription ffep. ; Twentieth edition. Looks unread. 1.25kg weight; Reference; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 586 pages 
Price: 46.00 AUD

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