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A guide to resources for Ara courses in agriculture

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Welcome

Welcome to the Agriculture subject guide.  A selection of resources have been hand selected for you to use to aid you with your studies. If you have any questions at all please contact the library.


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Useful subject locations

Subject heading Subject location
 

Agriculture (General)

S1-971

Farm Management

S560-571.5

Agriculture and the environment

S589.75-589.76

Farm machinery and engineering

S671–760.5

Plant Culture SB1–1110

Irrigation farming                                            

SB112

Field crops                                   

SB183-317
Pests and diseases  SB599–990.5

 Animal Culture                                  

SF1–1100

  A more detailed guide to agricultural classification from the Library of Congress     

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Information and Research Skills

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