Knowledge for a sustainable world

NRI publishes books on agricultural development in support of sustainable livelihoods. Based on sound scientific and socio-economic research, these books range from offering advice to policy makers and natural resource managers through to extension material for use at grass roots level.

Subjects cover the whole range of NRI expertise and experience in developing countries world-wide, and include sustainable agriculture, integrated pest management, environmental assessment, environmental management, farming systems, forests, livestock and wildlife, coastal and aquatic resources, postharvest food, economics, marketing, development policy, enterprise development, and institutional development.

The sale and distribution of NRI publications is undertaken by Practical Action Publishing. Books can be ordered and paid for at the Practical Action Publishing Development Bookshop. When you reach the Development Bookshop, a list of NRI titles will be displayed. You can find specific books by using the search facility at the bottom left of the page.

Order From:

Practical Action Publishing,
The Schumacher Centre,
Bourton on Dunsmore,
Rugby, Warwickshire
CV23 9QZ, UK

Telephone: +44 (0) 1926 634400
Fax: +44 (0) 1926 634502

Any NRI publications not listed in the current catalogue are out of print and not generally available. If you particularly need an out of print publication we will do our best to help you – please contact Katy Oliver ( or telephone +44 (0)1634 883297.