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Title: 1997 census of agricultureVolume 1, Geographic area series, Part 25 : Missouri state and county data
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA , 1999

Summary: The publication is divided in two parts-- for tables of statewide data and for tables of data broken down by Missouri county. The data cover farm expenses, market value of farm products sold, net return from various sources of farm income, farm labor, farms, value of farms, land in farms, harvested crops, machinery and equipment, topics related to livestock, field, orchard and nursery crops, and farmer demographics.

Call Number: 50 NIN
Subjects: Crop production , Farm income , Farm labor , Farmers , Land use , Livestock , Poultry

Title: 1997 census of agricultureVolume 2, Subject series, Part 1 : agricultural atlas of the United States
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Agricultural Statistics Service , 1999

Summary: Herein are maps displaying a variety of agricultural data, including farms by value of sales, farms by size, market value of products sold, farm income and direct sales to consumers, farm production expenses, hired farm labor, land use, irrigated land, value of land and buildings, machinery and equipment, chemicals used, tenure and characteristics of farm operators, types of farm organization, crops, fruits, nuts, nursery crops, and vegetables harvested, and livestock and poultry production.

Call Number: 50 NIN
Subjects: Crop production , Family farms , Farm income , Farm labor , Farmers , Incorporated farms , Livestock , Poultry , Sales

Title: the Encyclopedia of country living : an old fashioned recipe book
Author: Carla Emery
Contributors: illustrated by Cindy Davis and David Berger
Published: Seattle, WA : Sasquatch Books , c1994 fourth printing of ninth edition, 1997

Summary: This book contains much information on country living including, living self-sufficiently, planting gardens, raising animals, and processing home-grown foods.

ISBN: 0912365951
Call Number: 80.13 EME
Subjects: Amaranth , Asparagus , Baking , Bamboo , Beekeeping , Beginning farming , Berries , Blackberries , Blueberries , Brambles , Broccoli , Buckwheat , Butter , Calves , Canning , Cattle, beef , Cattle, dairy , Cheese making , Chickens , Cole crops (broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage) , Cooking, recipes , Corn , Dairy products , Ducks , Eggs , Family life , Farm life , Farm management and decision making , Food processing , Food storage and preservation , Fruits , Fruits, tree , Game birds , Gardening , Geese , Goats , Goats, dairy , Goats, meat , Grains , Grapes , Grasses, warm season , Guinea fowl , Handicrafts , Harvesting , Herbs , Hogs , Homesteading , Honey, bee products , Lamb (meat), mutton , Lambs , Livestock , Meat products , Milk , Millets , Mushrooms , Nut trees , Nuts , Onions , Paw paws , Peaches , Pears , Pest control , Pheasants , Plant propagation , Pork , Postharvest handling of fruits and vegetables , Poultry , Poultry meats , Quail , Rabbits , Raspberries , Seed saving , Seed storing , Seeds , Sheap Shearing , Sheep , Slaughtering methods , Small livestock , Soap making , Soil management , Sorghum , Sustainable agriculture , Tanning hides , Turkeys , Veal production , Vegetable gardening , Vegetables , Vegetables, harvesting and postharvest , Vegetables, storage , Wheat , Wool , Yogurt

Title: The family poultry flock
Contributors: Edited by Lee Schwanz; cover design, Al Jacobs ; book design, Robin Berens
Published: , : Farmers Digest , 1987, copyright 1979

Summary: Information on chicken breed selection, starting a flock, brooding, rearing pullets, egg and meat production, butchering, housing and health care. The last chapter discusses other types of poultry such as ducks and guineas.

ISBN: 0944079083
Call Number: 74.1 FAM
Subjects: Chickens , Chickens, brooding , Chickens, diseases , Chickens, egg production , Chickens, home processing , Chickens, housing , Chickens, incubating , Chickens, meat , Poultry

Title: the Have-More plan
Author: Ed Robinson
Second Author: Carolyn Robinson
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey communications , c1973

Summary: This book has been re-printed numerous times. First printed in the 1940s, the information is still useful today. While some references are no longer revelant, such as DDT as a pesticide, the basic principles still apply. Topics inlcuded are: buying a place in the country, building houses and barns, fruit trees and berries, fish ponds, and beginning with livestock.

ISBN: 0882660241
Call Number: 80.13 ROB
Subjects: Alternative agriculture , Barns , Beekeeping , Brambles , Building materials , Cattle , Fish farming , Fruits, tree , Goats, dairy , Land use , Poultry , Vegetable gardening

Title: Organic poultry production : final report to MAFF
Contributors: Edited by Nic Lampkin
Published: Aberystwyth, Wales : Welsh Institute of Rural Studies, University of Wales , 1997

Summary: This study was undertaken to assess the potential for organic poultry production in England and Wales. There is information on production standards, production operations (housing, nutrition, health), factors affecting marketing and business planning.

Call Number: 74.1 ORG
Subjects: Chickens , Organic poultry production , Poultry

Title: Poultry house construction
Author: Michael Roberts
Contributors: Edited by Sara Roadnight
Published: Kennerleigh, England : The Domestic Fowl Research , c1997
Series: Gold cockerel series

Summary: An illustrated treatment of various kinds of poultry housing from nest boxes and feeders to runs and hen houses, including basic considerations and required tools.

ISBN: 0947870210
Call Number: 74.03 ROB
Subjects: Chickens , Chickens, housing , Poultry , Poultry, housing

Title: Practical poultry keeping
Contributors: Compiled by the advisory staff of Poultry World
Published: London, U.K. : Poultry World, Ltd. , [1946] 3rd ed.

Summary: Chapters include coverage of housing and equipment, feeding, breeding, incubation, chick rearing, sexing chicks, ailments and parasites, and additional chapters for ducks, geese and turkeys.

Call Number: 74 PRA
Subjects: Chickens , Chickens, diseases , Chickens, feeding and nutrition , Chickens, housing , Chickens, incubating , Ducks , Geese , Poultry , Turkeys

Title: Prairie farmer's poultry book
Author: William Osburn
Published: Chicago, IL : Prairie Farmer Publishing Company , 1922 1st ed.

Summary: "How to make the farm flock pay. Full information about feeding, management, disease, housing, marketing and other information that will help any farmer to increase his poultry profits."--Subtitle.

Call Number: 74.1 OSB
Subjects: Chickens , Chickens, breeds , Chickens, brooding , Chickens, diseases , Chickens, feeding and nutrition , Chickens, housing , Chickens, incubating , Chickens, parasites , Poultry , Poultry, housing

Title: Raising poultry the modern way
Author: Leonard S. Mercia
Published: Pownal, VT : Storey Communications , c1990 Revised ed.

Summary: Chapters include coverage of bird, selection, housing and equipment, starting a laying flock, brooding and rearing, production of fertile eggs, production of meat birds, turkeys, geese and ducks, flock health, and home processing of eggs and poultry meat.

ISBN: 0882665774
Call Number: 75 MER
Subjects: Chickens , Chickens, brooding , Chickens, diseases , Chickens, egg production , Chickens, housing , Chickens, meat , Ducks , Eggs , Geese , Poultry , Poultry meats , Poultry, housing , Poultry, rearing , Turkeys


Title: Freerange organic turkeys & broilers : with Jack Kittredge & Julie Rawson
Published: Barre, MA : Northeast Organic Farming Association , c1992

Publishers Number: 9203
Call Number: 74 FRE
Subjects: Chickens, free-range, pastured, organic , Chickens, meat , Free range , Poultry , Poultry, pastured , Poultry, rearing , Turkeys

Title: Free-range poultry production and marketing
Published: Creola, OH : Resilience Inc. , c1999

Call Number: 74.1 FRE
Subjects: Chickens , Chickens, free-range, pastured, organic , Poultry , Poultry, pastured


Title: 1997 census of agricultureVolume 1 : geographic area series
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Agricultural Statistics Service, USDA , 1999

Summary: The census of agriculture is conducted every five years and is a major source of information about production agriculture in the U.S., including data on the numbers of farms, land in farms, land use, irrigation, crops, livestock, poultry, value of farm products sold, production expenses and operator characteristics. The contents of these CD-ROMs correspond to printed reports part 1 through 51 with limited state level data for prior years.

Publishers Number: 1A, 1B, 1C
Call Number: 50 NIN
Subjects: Agribusiness , Crop production , Economic forecasting , Farm labor , Farm management and decision making , Farmers , Irrigation , Land use , Livestock , Poultry , Sales

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