Series

The Tropical Agriculturalist (CTA, Macmillan)

The Tropical Agriculturalist series is essential reading for farmers, extension agents and development workers interested in developing their skills in plant and animal production. These clear, concise texts make them ideal for use in both the field and the classroom.

  • Draught animals

    Draught animals

    There are more than 400 million draught animals across the globe. They significantly improve working ...

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  • Seeds

    Seeds

    Seeds are a key element in most farming systems and play a vital role in ...

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  • Beekeeping

    Beekeeping

    Through its clear explanatory text and admirable illustration this book skilfully lays out the elements ...

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  • Beef

    Beef

    This book complements Dairying (CTA no. 526) and addresses the needs of both traditional cattle ...

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  • Pigs

    Pigs

    Since the first edition of this book was published in 1991, there have been major ...

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  • Livestock behaviour, management and welfare

    Livestock behaviour, management and welfare

    Containing a wealth of information illustrated with photographs, diagrams and tables, this book provides detailed ...

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  • Sheep

    Sheep

    With its detailed presentation of characteristics and requirements, this booklet outlines how to raise sheep ...

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  • Poultry

    Poultry

    The author describes the characteristics of poultry and how to raise and produce them in ...

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  • Alley farming

    Alley farming

    The widespread adoption of alley farming – an important farming and land-use system – could ...

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  • Chickpeas

    Chickpeas

    An invaluable guide to anyone involved in chickpea cultivation, this booklet examines the characteritics and ...

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