With Practical Schedules for Judging, Constructed from Actual Analysis of the Best Modern Decisions
Author: Lewis Wright
A reproduction of a vintage catalog of rustic furniture and building designs includes plans for greenhouses, barns, bentwood furniture, chicken coops, rabbit hutches and much more, in a book that will be useful to anyone interested in old-world craftsmanship.
Author: Lloyd Kahn,William Cooper Ltd
Publisher: Shelter Publications, Inc.
Category: House & Home
A fully updated and expanded new edition of the official reference to all the recognised Poultry Standards in Great Britain The seventh edition of British Poultry Standards contains complete specifications together with judging points for all standardised breeds and varieties of poultry, as compiled by the specialist Breed Clubs and published under the guidance of the Poultry Club of Great Britain. Intended as a manual to aid in the instruction and identification of breeds for the novice through to the veterinarian, this new edition has been thoroughly revised and edited, with numerous changes to breed pictures and profiles, providing a well-defined update for contemporary breeding, judging and exhibiting. Under the guardianship of the Poultry Club of Great Britain, this book details the authorised standards of excellence for each breed, covering categories such as feather markings, breed classification, and defects and deformities. The must-have reference for keepers, breeders, judges and exhibitors of pure bred poultry Features over 500 colour photographs, including 150 new images Includes 10 new breeds as well as all standardised breeds, and features photographs of many different varieties Provides complete specifications and judging points of all standardised breeds and varieties of poultry Recognised by the Poultry Club of Great Britain British Poultry Standards, 7th Edition is an essential resource for all poultry judges, breeders, exhibitors and keepers, as well as agricultural and veterinary college libraries and conservationists.
Author: J. Ian H. Allonby,Philippe B. Wilson
Introduces the best methods for preparing chicken, turkey, duck, goose, quail, squab, and pheasant, accompanied by tips on cooking equipment, techniques, and ingredients
Author: Judith DuFour Love,Cook's Illustrated Magazine
Publisher: Clarkson Potter Publishers
A one-of-a-kind story of exhibition poultry, including first an early history of poultry in America and the American Poulty Association, but then focusing on the birth, growth, and maturing of the American Bantam Association. Never before has such as history been pulled together in one volume, thoroughly researched and extensively referenced. This book by author Patricia Lacey offers a unique and valuable resource for poultry enthusiasts, preserving the little-known heritage which we poultry exhibitors have inherited from those who went before us. Read it with both pleasure and surprise!
The History of the American Bantam Association A 131-Year Evolution
Author: Patricia A. Lacey
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
Chickens are fun, useful, and easy to keep. If you have ever considered raising your own backyard flock, The Illustrated Guide to Chickens is the book for you! It offers practical advice and contains all the information you need to choose from one of the 100 most familiar breeds of chicken in North America and Europe to raise. Each breed’s profile is written in engaging text that covers its history and main characteristics. You’ll also find practical advice about poultry rearing and husbandry and the pros and cons of pure breeds, hybrids, bantams, game foul, and the like.
How to Choose Them, How to Keep Them
Author: Celia Lewis
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
Author: George Ferguson (poultry fancier.)
Raising chickens teaches more than animal husbandry. It’s a hands-on chance to learn the character- and community-building principles and practices that 4-H is all about. And, of course, it’s fun. This easy-to-follow, illustrated guide introduces beginners to the basics of how to raise chickens. Whether you’re a 4-H’r, a first-time poultry owner, or a future egg farmer, The 4-H Guide to Raising Chickens provides step-by-step instructions for your project. From selecting a breed to caring for chicks, from housing and fencing to feeding and preventing or treating illness, the guide presents simple, straightforward information about chickens of all kinds, raised for pets, eggs, or meat. It also includes a glossary and list of resources.
Author: Tara Kindschi
Publisher: Voyageur Press
An updated (and re-titled) edition of a major text, Structure and Development of Meat Animals and Poultry serves the information needs of meat science and animal production professionals and meat industry personnel. The book is well illustrated with more than 250 line drawings and photographs. Additionally, it is well organized for study and reference. Throughout the presentation, the basics of meat and poultry science are related to commercial meat production and product development. The Author Prof. Howard Swatland began his career in the meat industry with vocational training at Smithfield College in London. After graduation from the University of London he became a research assistant at the Meat Research Institute in Bristol. He received an M.S. and Ph.D. in Meat and Animal Science from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He received the Meat Research Award of the American Society of Animal Science, and in 1993, at an award ceremony at the British House of Lords, he was made a Fellow of the Institute of Meat of the Worshipful Company of Butchers. He has published 167 papers in refereed journals, most on topics in the area of meat science and production. He presently is a professor at the University of Guelph, in the Department of Food Science and the Department of Animal and Poultry Science.
Author: H. J. Swatland
Publisher: CRC Press
Category: Technology & Engineering
Backyard farmers interested in having a readily available source of eggs and meat are provided with nontechnical information on housing, feeding, raising and butchering chickens.
Author: Katie Thear
Category: Animal industry
Celebrates the eccentric behavior of chickens, from a chicken who laid an egg as she danced, to a chicken who dresses up on Halloween as a deviled egg, to a chicken who is a sumo wrestler.
Poultry Poetry and Rooster Rhymes
Author: George Shannon,Lynn Brunelle,Scott Menchin
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Ally ist elf Jahre alt und eine Einzelgängerin. An der Schule ist sie als Freak bekannt und den Lehrern ein Dorn im Auge. Dabei geht es Ally nur um eins: Um jeden Preis ihr Geheimnis zu wahren – sie kann weder lesen noch schreiben. Da kommt ein neuer Lehrer in die Klasse, Mr. Daniels. Im Gegensatz zu seinen Vorgängern beobachtet er Ally genau und findet bald heraus, dass Ally an einer Lese-Rechtschreibschwäche leidet und gleichzeitig hochintelligent ist. Langsam lernt Ally, ihm zu vertrauen und schließt nebenbei Freundschaft mit zwei anderen Außenseitern. Gemeinsam widersetzen sie sich mutig dem Mobbing ...
Author: Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Publisher: cbt Verlag
Category: Young Adult Fiction
Knackige Schenkel, straff verschnürt; saftige Brüste, die auf den leidenschaftlichen Biss der Zähne warten; weiche, nachgiebige Lenden, von denen das Öl tropft... 50 verführerische Rezepte, die jedes Essen in eine Orgie der Lust verwandeln! Ein unschuldiges und unverdorbenes Huhn und ein dominanter Koch – welch eine Kombination! Gemeinsam gehen die beiden den Weg von jungfräulicher Unschuld bis zur goldbraunen Ekstase. Langsames Schmoren, scharfes, unbarmherziges Braten, extravagante Verschnürungen, saftige Füllungen, kreative Salbungen mit genau der richtigen Würze, ausgeführt von geschickten Fingern – seine Kunst macht seine geflügelte Dienerin zu Wachs in seinen Händen. Diesem erotischen Kochbuch kann sich niemand entziehen – in drei Akten entfaltet sich unwiderstehlich das Drama, von einfachen Rezepten für den Anfänger bis zum absoluten Höhepunkt!
Ein parodistisches Kochbuch
Author: F. L. Fowler
Publisher: Riva Verlag