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Titolo: Prospects of Agriculture in the Northern ...
Casa editrice: Commenwealth of Australia Department of Territories
Data di pubblicazione: 1959
Legatura: Soft cover
Condizione libro: Very Good
Descrizione libro Commonwealth of Australia [Department of Territories] , Canberra, 1960. Softcover. 1st Edition. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good+ Condition. Covers a little grubby and title inked to spine. Illustrated with black and white photographs, diagrams and fold-out colour maps [all maps in very good condition]. 241 pages In 1959 Paul Hasluck, Minister for Territories appointed a Committee to enquire into agricultural prospects in the Northern Territory. This comprehensive report ensued. The contents include: Recommendations; I. Introduction; II. Agricultural History; III. Resources; IV. Land Clearing; V. Pastures; VI. Beef Cattle; VII. Rice; VIII. Peanuts; IX. Fruit and Vegetables; X. Other Crops and Fodders; XI. Land Use Systems; XII. Water Supplies; XIII. Fertilizers; XIV. Transport; XV. Land Tenure; XVI. Credit and Financial Assistance; XVII. Government Services; XVIII. From Research to Commercial Farming; XIX. Land Development and Land Settlement; XX. Finale; Also has 9 Appendixes including Appendix I. Promoting Closer Settlement in the Northern Territory; Appendix IV. General History of the Northern Territory; etc. Codice articolo 283504