The Poultry-Keeper's Text Book

Author: E. Brown

Publisher: Whitaker Press

ISBN: 1445515032

Category: Nature

Page: 304

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This early work on poultry husbandry is a fascinating read for any poultry enthusiast, but also contains much information that is still useful and practical today. It will prove of much interest to the amateur poultry keeper as well as those in the field of agriculture. With 75 Illustrations and Large-scale Diagrammatic Plans. Contents Include: Origin of Breeds; Classification of Breeds; Breeding; Systems of Poultry-Keeping; Housing; Feeding; Hatching; Rearing; Day-old Chicks and Conveyance of Live Poultry; The Egg Trade; Fattening; Marketing Table Poultry; Ducks, Geese and Turkeys; General Information-Artificial Lighting for Laying Houses, Etc.; Diseases; Soils Characteristics and Land Drainage; Measuring Land; Poultry Manure; Weights and Measures; Glossary of Terms; Agricultural Colleges and Farms; and Index. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Poultry Craft

A Text Book for Poultry Keepers

Author: John H. Robinson

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781721819287

Category:

Page: 282

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This special re-print of John H Robinson's "Poultry Craft" contains a treasure trove of information on all types of backyard poultry. Written in 1904, this classic text includes all the basics needed to get started in poultry, be it for a hobby, home production of meat and eggs, or as a business proposition. Chapters include Poultry Keeping and Poultry Keepers, Locations and Situations, Poultry Fixtures, Fowls Described, Choosing a Breed - Buying Breeding Stock, The Science of Poultry Feeding, Egg Production, Principles of Breeding Poultry, Hatching and Rearing Chicks, Selling Poultry and Eggs, Exhibiting Poultry, Bantams, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese and more. A must read for those interested in Poultry of all types. One of the more informative books on poultry keeping, in our opinion. Note: This edition is a perfect facsimile of the original edition and is not set in a modern typeface. As a result, some type characters and images might suffer from slight imperfections or minor shadows in the page background.
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Ward Lock's Poultry Book - A Guide for Small Or Big Poultry Keepers, Beginners and Farmers

Author: Harry Roberts

Publisher: Speath Press

ISBN: 1445511762

Category: Nature

Page: 224

View: 8876

This early work on poultry husbandry is a fascinating read for any poultry enthusiast, but also contains much information that is still useful and practical today. It will prove of much interest to the amateur poultry keeper as well as those in the field of agriculture. Extensively illustrated with text and full page photographs. Contents Include: The Beginner; Breeds and Strains; Houses and Appliances; Foods and Feeding; Hatching; Rearing; Domestic Poultry Keeping; Intensive Poultry Keeping; Winter Egg-Production; Day-Old Chicks; Ducks; Turkeys; Geese; Guinea Fowls; Diseases of Poultry; Enemies of Poultry; Egg-Preserving; Killing and Shaping; Marketing; Accounts; and an Index. Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Miscellaneous Publication

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Agriculture

Page: 351

View: 1240

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Egg Incubation for the Poultry Keeper - A Collection of Articles on the Methods and Equipment of Natural and Artificial Incubation

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 1473391075

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 302

View: 1696

This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Each publication has been professionally curated and includes all details on the original source material. This particular instalment, "Egg Incubation for the Poultry Keeper" contains information on the methods and equipment of the poultry farmer. It is intended to illustrate the main aspects of egg incubation and serves as a guide for anyone wishing to obtain a general knowledge of the subject and understand the field in its historical context. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Poultry Keepers' Troubles

An Attempt to Solve Some of the Worries of the Poultry Keeper as They Present Themselves in My Weekly Crop of Queries in "The Feathered World."

Author: H. Inman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poultry

Page: 62

View: 7893

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Bee-keeper's Magazine

A Monthly Journal Devoted Exclusively to Bee Culture

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bees

Page: N.A

View: 1539

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The National Poultry Journal

Organ of the National Utility Poultry Society and Affiliated Societies

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poultry

Page: N.A

View: 2008

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American Poultry Journal

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poultry

Page: N.A

View: 3945

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Poultry Culling - A Collection of Articles on the Methods, Equipment and Selection of the Poultry Keeper

Author: Various

Publisher: Carruthers Press

ISBN: 1446535061

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 128

View: 6719

This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Each publication has been professionally curated and includes all details on the original source material. This particular instalment, "Poultry Culling" contains information on the methods and equipment of the poultry keeper. It is intended to illustrate the main aspects of culling poultry and serves as a guide for anyone wishing to obtain a general knowledge of the subject and understand the field in its historical context. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Poultry Success

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poultry

Page: N.A

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Poultry Herald

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Poultry

Page: N.A

View: 784

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The Hygiene and Sanitation of Poultry Keeping - A Collection of Articles on the Methods and Equipment of the Poultry Keeper

Author: Various

Publisher: Bowen Press

ISBN: 1446535347

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 36

View: 9414

This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Each publication has been professionally curated and includes all details on the original source material. This particular instalment, "The Hygiene and Sanitation of Poultry Keeping" contains information on the methods and equipment of the poultry keeper. It is intended to illustrate the main aspects of poultry keeping and serves as a guide for anyone wishing to obtain a general knowledge of the subject and understand the field in its historical context. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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