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Keeping Chickens.

By: Hobson, Jeremy & Lewis Celia.

Price: £7.99

Publisher: David & Charles, 2013. 9780715336250: 2013

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2268

ISBN: 0715336258

Condition: As New

Softcover in MINT condition. Reprinted edition, pp176. With colour illustrations and index. Keeping chickens is a popular and growing pastime, so find out all you need to know in this must-have book. * Covers everything from egg-laying to ease of keeping for over 70 different breeds * Discover how to set up and maintain a healthy hen house to keep your chickens warm, dry and safe from predators * Practical advice on hygiene, disease and healthcare ensures that your flock is always in pristine show condition * Learn about broody birds and egg incubation, and rear a new generation of chicks to b... View more info

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Poultry: A Guide to Management.

By: Twinch, Carol.

Price: £4.99

Publisher: The Crowood Press, 2010. 9781852237554: 2010

Seller ID: 2269

ISBN: 1852237554

Condition: As New

Softback in MINT condition. pp122, with b&w illustrations, with glossary and index.Aimed at smallholders, hobbyists, and enthusiasts, this book is designed to cater for the needs of those who have only limited resources, both in time and money. It offers comprehensive information on breeds, stock selection, housing, and equipment, and shows how the use of controlled artificial lighting can increase egg production. Advice on breeding, health, and disease make the book valuable reading to both commercial keepers and those interested in showing. S30. View more info