Farming and gardening, animal husbandry, forestry
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-01 14:40
Roses have fascinated gardeners for generations. This short article looks at the history of the flower.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-12-31 10:34
Tuberculosis may have passed from humans to animals, and not the other way around, according to new DNA research conducted on bones from an abandoned medieval village in the Yorkshire Wolds.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-12-17 10:45
Archaeologists are trying to puzzle out the purpose of Paul Meale's duck pond. Was it a medieval swannery or a 19th century wildlife sanctuary?
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-09-03 20:25
The medieval garden at the Hotel de Cluny, France's National Museum of the Middle Ages, was inspired by medieval tapestries.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-31 17:20
Carthusia Perfumes, the "perfumes of Capri," are a collection of scents that date back to the 14th century.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-06-29 15:55
The British Library has recently acquired a 16-page pamphlet published by Wynkyn de Worde in 1497, the earliest known veterinary textbook printed in Britain.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-04-09 15:25
Dame Aoife discusses horses in the Middle Ages and Renaissance in the latest edition of Aoife's Links.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2004-03-11 19:38
As a special bonus, Dame Aoife shares links that are most appropriate for spring. Her topic is medieval gardens, with an emphasis on herb and knot gardens.
Submitted by Aoife on Wed, 2003-04-09 16:50
The Easter season is upon us and Aoife shares annotated links dealing with food and farming for a medieval spring.