Agriculture and Farming

Agriculture and Farming

These are Shell Book titles in a simplified version of English relating to agriculture and farming.

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*Gully *Erosion
 70 Downloads
 1.4 MB
 18-Mar-2021

How to prevent *erosion in gullies and ditches during hard rain.

A *Paddy for Rice 1: How to Plant Rice
 65 Downloads
 664.76 KB
 18-Mar-2021

This book explains how to grow rice and its phases of growth.

A *Paddy for Rice 2: Poor Soil
 53 Downloads
 730.65 KB
 18-Mar-2021

This book explains the causes and problems of poor soil, and how *fertilisers can improve it.

A *Paddy for Rice 3: Problems with *Pests
 49 Downloads
 637.17 KB
 18-Mar-2021

This book describes various insects that damage plants of rice

A *Paddy for Rice 4: Problems with Disease
 50 Downloads
 582.99 KB
 18-Mar-2021

This book describes several diseases that affect rice as it grows.

A Good Design for a *Granary
 54 Downloads
 631.19 KB
 17-Mar-2021

This book explains how to make a *granary that will protect food from mice, rats, insects and *mould.

A Simple Way to Feed Chickens
 85 Downloads
 712.04 KB
 04-Mar-2021

This simple book uses pictures to explain how to feed chickens.

An Easy Way to Water Seeds
 47 Downloads
 1.25 MB
 18-Mar-2021

An easy way to water seeds and very young trees.

How to *Fatten Cattle in Your *Backyard
 93 Downloads
 712.41 KB
 18-Jan-2021

How to buy cattle and look after them so that they will *fatten. Then you can sell them at a profit.

How to Breed Fish
 67 Downloads
 1.09 MB
 04-Mar-2021

This book has advice about where to make a *fishpond, and how to build and maintain it.

How to Breed Goats
 58 Downloads
 1.37 MB
 17-Mar-2021

How to breed goats and look after them.

How to Care for Cattle
 65 Downloads
 706.01 KB
 18-Jan-2021

An interesting booklet on how to care for your cattle, including hints on milking and breeding, and the care of your calves.

How to Care for Chickens - 1
 112 Downloads
 1.09 MB
 18-Jan-2021

Introduction and How to Prepare to Keep Chickens. This book gives an introduction on how to keep chickens.

How to Care for Chickens - 2
 114 Downloads
 702.39 KB
 18-Jan-2021

Daily Care. This book gives advice on the daily care of chickens.

How to Care for Chickens - 3
 107 Downloads
 719.6 KB
 18-Jan-2021

How to increase the number of chickens. This book advises on how to select the best hens to produce *chicks.

How to Care for Chickens - 4
 109 Downloads
 727.58 KB
 18-Jan-2021

Common Illnesses. This book explains the symptoms and treatment of five common illnesses for chickens.

How to Care for Fish and Ducks
 65 Downloads
 2.56 MB
 04-Mar-2021

This book gives simple suggestions about how to care for ducks and a pool for fish.

How to Clean Soil for Seeds
 49 Downloads
 693.92 KB
 18-Mar-2021

This book explains how to clean soil with the heat of the sun.

How to Collect and Keep Seeds
 48 Downloads
 848.75 KB
 18-Mar-2021

This book explains how to collect and keep seeds.

How to Grow *Bamboo
 25 Downloads
 687.82 KB
 18-Jan-2021

How to grow *bamboo plants from small pieces of bamboo that you have cut off.

How to Grow *Eru
 68 Downloads
 2.04 MB
 04-Mar-2021

This book gives advice about how to grow *eru. If people harvest too much wild *eru, very little of it will remain in forests.

How to Grow Vegetables in Bags
 65 Downloads
 467.03 KB
 17-Mar-2021

This book explains how to grow vegetables in bags and how to protect the plants.

How to Grow Young Plants of *Maize
 48 Downloads
 1.21 MB
 18-Mar-2021

How to give an early start to young plants of *maize.

How to Harvest Fruit the Easy Way
 63 Downloads
 689.76 KB
 17-Mar-2021

Some methods to harvest fruit are dangerous and damage the fruit. A safe method is to use a container on the end of a stick. And it will not damage the fruit.

How to have a Garden in a Small Space
 58 Downloads
 5.87 MB
 17-Mar-2021

Three simple ideas for planting some herbs or vegetables where space is limited.

How to Increase a Flock of Chickens
 77 Downloads
 1.2 MB
 04-Mar-2021

This book gives a very simple explanation about how to increase the number of chickens in a flock.

How to Make *Compost and Use It
 73 Downloads
 1.22 MB
 04-Mar-2021

This book explains how to use a drum to make a container for *compost. It advises on how to make *compost. It shows how to use *compost in various ways.

How to Treat Chickens that have *Coccidiosis
 105 Downloads
 1.16 MB
 18-Jan-2021

*Coccidiosis is a disease in chickens that *parasites cause. Chickens can die from it if you do not treat it.

How to Use Ash to Protect Your Plants
 45 Downloads
 626 KB
 18-Mar-2021

How to use ash to protect your plants. This book explains how to keep insects or creatures that destroy plants away from your crops. You use ash from wood or the *husks (outer parts) of rice to do this.