The Biggle Poultry Book: A Concise and Practical Treatise on the Management of Farm Poultry (Hardback)Jacob Biggle (author)
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The various breeds of chickens, turkeys, guinea fowl, ducks, geese, and pigeonsThe most common diseases and enemies that threaten our feathered friendsRaising hens expressly for eggs rather than meatThe farmer's flock versus the village henneryThe art of hatching eggs and caring for chicks
Written for the practical farmer who raises poultry and eggs for market,The Biggle Poultry Book will also appeal to collectors of farm ephemera and anyone else who is nostalgic for a simpler way of doing things. Illustrated with sixteen color plates by Louis P. Graham, and hundreds of black-and-white photographs and illustrations throughout, The Biggle Poultry Book is as beautiful as it is useful and a treasure for the home library.
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Number of pages: 160
Weight: 324 g
Dimensions: 178 x 127 x 18 mm