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We have a huge range of books and reference materials to help you through all the stages of food preserving.  

Our books range on subjects such as how to grow and preserve your own food, the health benefits of fermenting foods, different techniques for food preserving, how to cure and dry your own meats and much more.

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A Place in the Country

A guide to creating your patch of rural paradise by Chris FerreiraThis is a no-nonsense guide to..

$49.95 Ex Tax: $45.41

A Veterinary Book for Dairy Farmers

1999 third edition dealing with the full range of cattle ailments grouped broadly according to the a..

$151.50 Ex Tax: $137.73

A Way of Life - Sheepdog Training, Handling and Trialling

 A Way of Life by Glyn Jones  1st editionGlyn Jones is an outstanding trainer of sheep dogs..

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A Year in a Bottle by Sally Wise

 Sally Wise has been a passionate preserver of fruits and vegetables for over three decades. ..

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A Year on the Farm Sally Wise

Renowned cook, Sally Wise has always wanted her own cooking school, and her own farm, where she coul..

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Artisan Cheese Making at Home

   Artisan Cheese Making at Home is the most ambitious and comprehensive guide to home cheese makin..

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Artisan Vegan Cheese

  Gourmet restaurateur and vegan food expert Miyoko Schinner shares her secrets for making homemade ..

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Backyard Beekeeping

A comprehensive reference for all wishing to keep healthy bees and produce delicious honey. There i..

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Backyard Poultry - Naturally Edition 3

by Alanna Moore3rd edition.What is the difference between a Frizzle and a Fav? a Pekin and a..

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Ball Mason Blue Book Guide to Preserving

Known around the world as the food preserver's bible, the Ball Blue Book Guide to Preserving is the ..

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Ball Mason Blue Book Guide to Preserving: 37th Edition

Known around the world as the food preserver's bible, the Ball Blue Book Guide to Preserving is the ..

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Basic Fermentation: A Do-It-Yourself Guide To Cultural Manipulation Sandor Katz

A classic beginner's guide to fermenting just about anything.At last, a new edition of fermentat..

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Brew Better Beer: A Colourful Homebrew Guide

Learn (and Break!) the Rules for Making Ipas, Sours, Belgian Beers, Porters, Barleywines, Lagers..

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Brew it Yourself: Quick and Easy!

The Two Thirsty Gardeners show that brewing your own delicious alcoholic drinks can be surprisingly ..

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Brew Your Own - Big Book of Homebrewing

Get the best homebrew recipes, techniques, tips, and more in The Brew Your Own Big Book of Homeb..

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Calf Rearing: A Practical Guide

Calf Rearing is recognised as one of the most informative and accessible guides on the subject, cove..

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Cattle Lameness and Hoofcare

Cattle Lameness and Hoofcare by Roger BloweyWritten by the well known UK hoofcare specialist R..

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Charcuterie The Craft of Salting Smoking and Curing

Charcuterie The Craft of Salting Smoking and Curing by Michael Ruhlman and Biran PolcynCharcuter..

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Cheese Making; A First Course

Whether you are a beginner or consider yourself a connoisseur, the Bedford Cheese Shop's A First Cou..

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Complete Preserves - Two Sally Wise Books In One

Two bestselling preserving books in one kitchen-friendly package. Sally Wise's great passion is for..

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Complete Slow Cooker, Sally Wise

A bumper edition of recipes from the best known, best loved and the biggest selling author of books ..

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Cultured Food For Health: A Guide to Healing

Cultured Food For Health A Guide to Healing Yourself with Probiotic Foods"If you're having diges..

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Cultured Food For Life: Change Your World with New Food

Cultured Food For Health Donna SchwenkDonna Schwenk's world changed when she discovered cultured..

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DIY Hydroponic Gardens

How to Design and Build an Inexpensive System for Growing Plants in WaterFarmer Tyler show home ..

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DIY Kombucha

"I can assure you of this: nothing tastes better than your homemade batch of kombucha." --From the ..

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Down to Earth - A Guide to Simple Living

'I was pulled into simple living before I knew what it was. It crept up on me using the smallest of ..

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Enhance Your Health with Fermented Foods

Yogurt, sauerkraut, dill pickles, cheese, and wine are popular fermented foods that are not only del..

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Ferment - A Guide to the Ancient Art of Culturing Foods

The only guide you need to making fermented foods and drinks by a pioneer of the whole food movement..

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Ferment Your Vegetables

Fermented vegetables are a great, healthy addition to anyone's diet. Abundant in probiotics, enzymes..

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Ferment, Pickle, Dry Ancient Methods for Modern Meals

Ferment, Pickle, Dry teaches you how to preserve foods using the ancient methods of fermenting, pick..

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Fermentation Probiotics Guide

Fermentation Probiotics Guide - Stefan Mager laminated chart and reference guide This chart feature..

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Fermented A Beginner's Guide

Incorporate fermented foods into everyday eating with delicious recipes that are easily achievable a..

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Fermenting for Dummies

Fermentation is what makes foods like beer, pickles, and sauerkraut delicious—and nutritious. Fermen..

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Field Guide To Australian Fungi

For the first time, a definitive field guide covering more than 500 fungi species with 548 superb co..

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Food in Jars

Popular food blogger Marisa McClellan takes you through all manner of food in jars, storing away the..

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Fresh & Fermented

Improve your health with fresh ferments!  Fermentation is an old-world tradition that has reemerged ..

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Goat: Meat, Milk, Cheese

By Bruce Weinstein and Mark ScarbroughFrom appearances at the most high-end restaurants to stree..

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Grow Your Own, Eat Your Own

Grow Your Own, Eat Your Own: Bob Flowerdew's Guide to Making the Most of Your Garden ProduceIt..

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Happy Gut

Happy Gut: The Cleansing Program to Help You Lose Weight, Gain Energy,and Eliminate Pain by Vincent ..

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Home Cheese Making; book by Ricki Carroll

Home Cheese Making; book by  Ricki CarrollHere are 75 recipes for cheeses and other dairy produc..

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Home Sausage Making 4th Edition

This completely revised and updated edition of the best-selling classic features detailed sausage-ma..

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Homegrown Sprouts by Sprout Lady Rita

Homegrown Sprouts by Sprout Lady RitaRita GalchusA fresh, healthy and delicious step by step guide t..

$29.95 Ex Tax: $27.23

Horse Sense The Guide to Horse Care in Australia and New Zealand 2nd Ed

Horse Sense provides an in-depth guide to horse care under conditions unique to Australia and New Ze..

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In The Charcuterie

A definitive resource for the modern meat lover, with 125 recipes and fully-illustrated step-by-ste..

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Joy of Cheesemaking

Here is an easy-to-understand, beautifully illustrated guide to making cheese. It includes a basic ..

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Keeping Bees by Pam Gregory, Claire Waring

Beekeeping is a fascinating and rewarding activity and is hugely important to the survival of our de..

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Kimchi Essential Flavours of the Korean Kitchen

You can't really imagine Korea without kimchi. For thousands of years, their fermented vegetables ha..

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Know Your Cattle

Jack has researched 41 of the breeds of cattle which you would be most likely to see grazing Britain..

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Know Your Ducks

Jack Byard's book covers 44 breeds of ducks ranging from those which you are likely to find on your ..

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Know Your Sheep

In this sheep breeds book Jack Byard takes us alphabetically through 40 of the breeds which are the ..

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