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Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks

$19.95

Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks

$19.95 SKU: 111690

Storey's Guide to Raising Ducks provides vital information for anyone wanting to keep ducks. It covers everything - choosing the right breed, including rare breeds and hybrid ducks; breeding and rearing practices; feeding; butchering; and, a comprehensive resource section for both the novice and the veteran farmer. New and Expanded features include: expanded breed section; more information on facilities for ducklings, health, and disease treatment; a compendium on marketing and record keeping; section on colour genetics; and, new information on rarer breed conservation.

Storey's Guide to Keeping Honey Bees

$19.95

Storey's Guide to Keeping Honey Bees

$19.95 SKU: 1408175

Everyone is buzzing about bees! Urban beekeeping is on the rise as swarms of people do their part to help nurture local food systems, make gardens more productive, connect with nature, and rescue honey bee populations from colony collapse disorder. Honey bee hives now grace the White House Lawn, the roof of Chicago City Hall, the National Arboretum, and the top of the Fairmont Hotel. Even Hagen-Daazs has gotten into the act with its well-funded campaign, Help the Honey Bees.

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Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities

$19.95

Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities

$19.95 SKU: 1536245

Feature Specifications
• Number of pages: 184
• Author: Luke Dixon

Manufacturer Description
Keeping Bees in Towns and Cities features everything an urbanite needs to know to start keeping bees: how to select the perfect hive, how to buy bees, how to care for a colony, how to harvest honey, and what to do in the winter. Urban beekeeping has particular challenges and needs, and this book highlights the challenges and presents practices that are safe, legal, and neighbor-friendly.

The text is rounded out with profiles of urban beekeepers from all over the world, including public hives at the Maryland Center for Horticulture, beekeeping on an office balcony in Melbourne, Australia, and a poolside hive at a hotel in Vancouver, British Columbia.

The Xerces Society’s 100 Plants to Feed the Bees Book

$16.95

The Xerces Society’s 100 Plants to Feed the Bees Book

$16.95 SKU: 1697655

Publisher’s Description
The international bee crisis is threatening our global food supply, but this user-friendly field guide shows what you can do to help protect our pollinators. The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation offers browsable profiles of 100 common flowers, herbs, shrubs, and trees that attract bees, butterflies, moths, and hummingbirds. The recommendations are simple: sow seeds for some plants — such as basil, rhododendron, and blueberries — and simply don’t mow down abundant native species, including aster, goldenrod, and milkweed. 100 Plants to Feed the Bees will empower homeowners, landscapers, apartment dwellers — anyone with a scrap of yard or a window box — to protect our pollinators.

Garden Guide for the Rogue Valley

$19.99

Garden Guide for the Rogue Valley

$19.99 SKU: 7106920

Let the guide show you the way to great gardening in the Rogue Valley year 'round and month by month.

The Jackson County Master Gardener Association has published the Garden Guide for the Rogue Valley, an outstanding handbook on growing vegetables, berries and melons in the Rogue Valley.

Garden Guide for the Rogue Valley: Ornamental Trees and Shrubs

$24.99

Garden Guide for the Rogue Valley: Ornamental Trees and Shrubs

$24.99 SKU: 7106925

Description
Acquaints gardeners with the great variety of trees and shrubs that thrive in southwest Oregon's Rogue Valley. This volume focuses on the trees and woody shrubs that form the year-round framework of the garden. It guides the reader through the processes of designing the landscape, selecting plants, and maintaining plant health. It also offers advice on gardening with native plants, planning a water-wise garden, knowing what to plant in fire country, attracting wildlife, and creating beautiful gardens in small spaces. Written by Jackson County Master Gardeners, who have been answering questions about growing an amazing variety of plants in the Rogue Valley's distinctive climate for over 40 years.

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