These books are brand new surplus stock which I’m clearing at a low price. When they’re gone, they are gone. They’re all paperbacks by the late Katie Thear who contributed so much to domestic poultry keeping as well as influencing organic and free range standards.
Incubation, Hatching and Rearing (3rd Edition) by Katie Thear
This reference work includes designs for building your own egg candler, incubator, brooders etc. It covers chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, guinea fowl, quail, pheasants, partridges, peafowl, ostriches, emus, rheas and parrots.
It’s ideal for the backgarden keeper looking to hatch some chicks as well as professional breeders and smallholders.
Incubation, Hatching and Rearing is a clear, concise and above all practical guide full of practical tips and help, The chapter ‘what went wrong?’ is particularly useful. Illustrations & photographs (b&w).
Starting with Ducks
If you’re thinking of keeping ducks, this is the book to get. It covers everything that you need to know.
Starting with Turkeys
The ideal introduction to small scale turkey keeping
Starting with Geese
More suitable for smallholders than the average back garden. If you have the room, geese are fascinating birds.
The guide for those keeping poultry for the sale of eggs or meat who wish to operate organically.
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