To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £26 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Botany  Economic Botany & Ethnobotany

PROSEA, Volume 4: Forages

By: L 't Mannetje(Editor), RM Jones(Editor)
300 pages, b/w line drawings
Publisher: PUDOC
PROSEA, Volume 4: Forages
Click to have a closer look
Select version
  • PROSEA, Volume 4: Forages ISBN: 9789798316043 Paperback Dec 1992 In stock
  • PROSEA, Volume 4: Forages ISBN: 9789022010327 Hardback Dec 1992 Not in stock: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks
Selected version: £56.99
About this book Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

This volume deals with forages currently used in South-East Asia or with potential use. Although South-East Asian agriculture is mostly geared to the production of rice and plantation crops, livestock play an important role in providing draft power and for the production of meat, milk and dung. The livestock in South-East Asia comprise about 28 million cattle, 19 million buffaloes, 6 million sheep and 17 million goats. With a population of about 400 million people, it can be expected that demand for meat and milk will increase considerably in the near future. Hence, improved forage production will be necessary to feed the increasing number of livestock. This can be achieved on small and large farms, provided that due consideration is given to the strong interaction between socio-economic conditions, management of the forage production system within the existing farm system, and marketing. 114 Species are described and illustrated. There are two lists of about 500 species which have been noted as being used for forage in the major historical handbooks on economically useful plants of South-East Asia. A glossary explains the terms used.

Customer Reviews

By: L 't Mannetje(Editor), RM Jones(Editor)
300 pages, b/w line drawings
Publisher: PUDOC
Current promotions
Field Guide SaleNHBS Moth TrapNew and Forthcoming BooksBuyers Guides