Enjoy a convenient way to buy and read our books! Most of our publications are available as ebooks and can be purchased through Apple Books and Google Play.

You'll need an Apple ID to pay for books from the Apple Books app, or a Google account to buy books on Google Play.

If you have an Apple iPad, you will be able to download multi-touch books. This format offers an interactive experience where the books come alive with features such as image galleries, videos and more.

When our books are updated, you receive a notification to download a free updated version from the store.

Librarians, our publications are available in the EBSCO eBook collection. Just search 'Tocal' in the Publisher field, or on the individual tiles (listed below).

Digital publications list

This is an up-to-date guide to which books are currently available on the iBooks and Google Play platforms.

PublicationiBooksGoogle PlayEBSCO
30 Years of the Aboriginal Rural Training Program (download PDF)   
Aboriginal land use at Tocal Apple Books button   
Alpaca AgSkills Apple Books button google play EBSCO
An introduction to Tocal farms Apple Books button   
Australian agricultural terms glossary Apple Books button   
Australian native bee - AgGuide (multi-touch)Apple Books buttonbuy book on google playEBSCO
Bee AgSkills  Apple Books buttongoogleplay EBSCO
Bee AgSkills (multi-touch) Apple Books button   
Beef AgSkills ibookstore Buy on google play 
Bosley and Bruce (multi-touch talking book for children)Apple Books button  
Blueberry plant protection guide 2015-16 Apple Books buttonGooglePlay  
Building the poultry penthouse Apple Books button Google Plau 
Charlotte (multi-touch talking book for children)Apple Books button   
Commercial greenhouse cucumber production: 2010 ed Apple Books button googleplay  
Confined Spaces AgSkills Apple Books buttonGooglePlay storeEBSCO
Cropping systems for sustainable wheat production Apple Books button Google play storeEBSCO
Dairy AgSkills Apple Books button Google PlayEBSCO
Dairy Goats NEW!Apple Books buttonGoogle PlayEBSCO
Daring to dream 2 Apple Books button   
Dryland salinity the farmers guide Apple Books button   
Electric Fencing - AgGuide Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Farm AgSkills Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Farm Water - AgGuide Apple Books button Google PlayEBSCO
Farming Alpacas - AgGuideApple Books buttonBuy from google playEBSCO
Fencing - AgGuide Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Fertiliser essentials - AgGuide Apple Books button google play buttonEBSCO
Field guide to four-wheel driving Apple Books buttonGooglePlayEBSCO
Freda (multi-touch talking book for children)Apple Books button  
Getting started in beef - AgGuide Apple Books button google play buttonEBSCO
Getting started in free range poultry - AgGuide Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Getting started in private native forestry - AgGuide Apple Books button   
Glossary of Australian Agricultural Terms FREEApple Books button  
Goat AgSkills Apple Books button google play 
Grasses of Coastal NSW (multi-touch) Apple Books button  EBSCO
Grasses of the NSW Slopes and adjacent plains (multi-touch)Apple Books button EBSCO
Grasses of the NSW Tablelands (multi-touch) Apple Books button  EBSCO
A guide to the common fungi of coastal New South Wales (multi-touch)Apple Books button EBSCO
A guide to pasture species in NSW - AgGuide  Apple Books buttonGoogle PlayEBSCO
Guide to Tocal Apple Books button googleplay  
Healthy bees - AgGuide Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Healthy bees - AgGuide (multi-touch book) Apple Books button   
Healthy bees: Testing for hygienic behaviour (multi-touch book) FREEApple Books button   
Honey and pollen flora of South-Eastern Australia PDF Google play button 
Honey: Harvesting and extraction - AgGuide  google playEBSCO
Honey: Harvesting and extraction - AgGuide (multi-touch) Apple Books button  
Horse AgSkills Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
How to write a business plan and review farm performance - AgGuide Apple Books button GooglePlay EBSCO
Humic products FREE Apple Books button googleplay  
Irrigation: System and pump selection Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Irrigation: Measuring and monitoring Apple Books buttonGooglePlayEBSCO
Irrigation: Scheduling Apple Books buttonGoogle PlayEBSCO
Irrigation: Centre pivot and lateral move Apple Books buttongoogle play storeEBSCO
Keep it clean Apple Books button googleplay  
Legumes and herbs of coastal NSW Apple Books button  EBSCO
Living and working in rural areas Apple Books button   
Machinery hygiene - AgGuide  Apple Books buttonGooglePlayEBSCO
Maitland on the Hunter Apple Books button   
Managing climate risk on your farm - AgGuide Apple Books buttonGooglePlay storeEBSCO
Managing and marketing beef - AgGuide Apple Books button Google PlayEBSCO
Managing for healthy soils - AgGuide Apple Books buttonGoogle Play storeEBSCO
Managing for healthy soils (multi-touch book) Apple Books button   
Managing Weeds - AgGuide Apple Books buttonGoogle Play storeEBSCO
Marketing agricultural products and services - AgGuide Apple Books button GooglePlay EBSCO
More Profit from Crop Nutrition Roadshows 2016 Apple Books button  
Native plant or weed? Apple Books button  EBSCO
Native plant or weed? volume 2 Apple Books button  EBSCO
Nature conservation on farms Apple Books buttonGoogle PlayEBSCO
Organic farming: an introduction Apple Books button Google Play storeEBSCO
Organic farming: crops, fruits and vegetables Apple Books button Google Play storeEBSCO
Organic farming: livestock Apple Books button Google Play storeEBSCO
Pastures in a farming system - AgGuide Apple Books buttonGooglePlay storeEBSCO
Pasture "weeds" of Coastal NSW (multi-touch) NEW!Apple Books button EBSCO
Pests, beneficials, diseases and disorders in cucurbits Apple Books button googleplay  
Pests, beneficials, diseases and disorders in greenhouse vegetables Apple Books button googleplay  
Pests, beneficials, diseases and disorders in lettuce ibookstore googleplay  
Pests, beneficials, diseases and disorders in ornamentals Apple Books button googleplay  
Photography for field work Apple Books button  
Pig AgSkills Apple Books button googleplayEBSCO
Pig Production: the basics - AgGuideApple Books buttonbuy on google playEBSCO
Plan for trees: revised 2nd edition Apple Books button Google PlayEBSCO
Pole saw operation and maintenance - AgGuide Apple Books button GooglePlay EBSCO
Pollination using honey bees - AgGuide (multi-touch) NEW!Apple Books button  
Pollination using honey bees - AgGuide NEW!Apple booksGooglePlayEBSCO
Poultry AgSkills Buy from ibooksGoogle Play storeEBSCO
Preparing for drought: what the farmers say NEW!Apple booksGoogle Play 
Principles of ecology Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Property planning AgGuide Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Put yourself in the picture Apple Books button   
Quad bikes Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Queen bee breeding - AgGuide apple booksGoogle Play storeEBSCO
Queen bee breeding - AgGuide (multi-touch book) Apple Books button  
Restoring natural areas in Australia Apple Books button google play storeEBSCO
Sheep AgSkills Apple Books button GooglePlay storeEBSCO
Side by side: a practical guide NEW!Apple Books button Google PlayEBSCO
Soil Carbon in the Monaro Region Apple Books buttonGoogle Play 
Striking the Balance Apple Books buttonGooglePlayEBSCO
Successful silage Apple Books button   
The Sheep Business: Prime Lamb Production and Marketing Guide for New South Wales (2001)Apple Books button   
The Sheep Business: Production and Marketing Guide for Australian Merino Wool (2006)Apple booksGoogle play store 
SMARTtrain legislation supplement Apple Books buttonGoogle Play 
Tocal code of land use practice Apple Books buttonGoogle Play 
Tocal's practical advantage Apple Books button GooglePlay 
Tractors: a practical guide NEW!Apple Books button googleplay  
Using Compost in Agriculture - AgGuideApple Books buttonGoogle play storeEBSCO
Vegetation survey and assessment Apple Books button googleplay EBSCO
Who was CB Alexander? Apple Books button   
Working with people in agriculture - AgGuideApple Books buttonGooglePlayEBSCO