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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  • Chickpeas

    Chickpeas

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

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  • Food crops and drought

    Food crops and drought

    Climate change and human population pressure on food resources make changes in farming methods in ...

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  • Camels

    Camels

    The topics covered in this guide to camel management include the origins, domestication and distribution ...

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  • Coconut

    Coconut

    The author covers the main types of coconut palm, their origin, distribution and characteristics. Production ...

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  • Donkeys

    Donkeys

    This book focuses on the care and management of working donkeys. The topics covered include ...

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