Columella: On Agriculture, Volume II, Books 5–9 (Loeb Classical Library No. 407) (FREE)
Slice by Slice oE Roman writers Columella has some fascinating passagesn Ltural works Book I covers choice f farming site; water supply; buildings; staff II Ploughing; care f crops III IV Cultivation grafting and pruning Ice Maiden of fruit trees vineslives VI Acuisition breeding and rearing Latin Lovers Greek Husbands Bundle ofxen horses and mules; VII Sheep goats pigs and dogs VIII Poultry; ponds IX Bee keeping X in hexameter poetry Gardenin. .
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