Nutrient requirements of domesticated ruminants
This book draws on the most up-to-date research on the energy, protein, mineral, vitamin and water requirements of beef and dairy cattle, sheep and goats. It defines the responses of animals, in weight change, milk production and wool growth, to quantitative and qualitative changes in their feed supply.
Australian Soil and Land Survey Field Handbook
This book promotes the development and implementation of consistent methods and standards for conducting soil and land resource surveys in Australia. These surveys are primarily field operations that aim to identify, describe, map and evaluate the various kinds of soil or land resources in specific areas.
This comprehensive reference is essential reading for anyone involved or interested in house dust mite research and management.
Forest trees of Australia
Forest trees of Australia is the essential reference to 300 of our most important indigenous trees, which have been carefully selected for their environmental significance, their importance to the timber industry, or their prominence in our landscape.
New edition of Sharks and Rays of Australia launched
Spookfish, numbfish, stingarees, fiddler rays and cookie-cutter sharks are just some of the 322 shark, ray and chimaerid species illustrated in the latest edition of Sharks and Rays of Australia – a definitive reference by Peter Last and John Stevens of CSIRO’s Wealth from Oceans National Research Flagship.
Trees for saline landscapes
Trees for Saline Landscapes presents current knowledge on a large suite of tree species tolerant to different levels of salinity as well as their uses.
Zygaenid moths of Australia
This volume of the Monographs of Australia series provides comprehensive and new information on Australian Zygaenidae. Chapters discuss zygaenid morphology, biology, phylogeny and classification, with considerable new information of world-wide relevance.
Books and discs
One way in which we communicate the results of our research is through books and videos. These are produced across the organisation, and may be published by the Division responsible for the research, commercial publishers and CSIRO Publishing.
One way in which CSIRO communicates the results of its research is through books and videos. These are produced across the organisation.
Growing crops with reclaimed wastewater
This book provides an overview of wastewater treatment processes in Australia and evaluates the suitability of different irrigation systems for horticultural crops using reclaimed water.
From fleece to fabric
From Fleece to Fabric provides an overview of the wool industry from 1948–1998 and how research by CSIRO’s Wool Technology group helped create one of the nation’s main export industries.
In search of sustainability
Achieving sustainability will require major changes in our current approaches. The thought-provoking chapters in this book provide a solid introduction to the issues in the search for a genuine path to sustainability.
The book In Search of Sustainability provides an introduction to the issues before us to find a genuine path to sustainability.
Make it Safe: A Guide to Food Safety
Make It Safe: A Guide to Food Safety provides practical guidance on how to control food safety hazards, with a specific focus on controls suitable for implementation by small-scale businesses.
Ten Commitments: Reshaping the Lucky Country’s Environment
A must read book for politicians, policy makers, practioners and anyone with an interest in Australia's environment. All the authors of the chapters in this book are leaders in the field and each was ask: 'What are the 10 key issues that must be addressed urgently to improve Australia's environment?'
Dry Times: Blueprint for a Red Land
This book shows that with knowledge from our deserts, we can find new ways to live, manage scarce resources, cope with a harsh climate, isolation and a lack of water and energy.