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Chicken and Egg. An Egg-centric Guide to Raising Poultry
Poultry husbandry
  1. Victoria Roberts

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Andy Cawthray, James Hermes, with illustrations by Kate Osborne 176 pages, paperback, £14.99. Ivy Press. 2015. ISBN 978 1 78240 200 8

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YOU remember the old story about the curate's egg? Having been looking forward to reviewing this book from a UK author (well known in the backyard and fancier fraternity) and an author from the USA (professor at Oregon State University), it did indeed turn out to be good in parts. It was immediately obvious which contributions were which (the book has US spelling throughout); the first author's chapters are based on practicality and experience while the second author provides complicated science. …

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