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Dairy Production

Our dairy production books contain a detailed look at important issues to do with aspect of dairy farming. Learn more about QTL (Quantitative Trait Loci) something that plays a significant role in the selective breeding of livestock. Increase your expertise with our advanced level text book, ideal for students and experienced dairy farmers alike. If you want to know more about the science behind the genetic markers that makes good dairy livestock and how to recognise it, then you won't get a more detailed explanation than in our book about dairy production!

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  1. A Practical Guide to the Feeding of Organic Farm Animals: Pigs, Poultry, Cattle, Sheep and Goats

    A Practical Guide to the Feeding of Organic Farm Animals: Pigs, Poultry, Cattle, Sheep and Goats (Paperback) - Robert Blair

    Robert Blair
    £24.95
    Authored by a renowned animal scientist with a peerless reputation in organic livestock nutrition, A Practical Guide to the Feeding of Organic Farm Animals aims to translate the science of feeding organic livestock and distil it into practical guidance for farmers and producers....
  2. Animal Welfare in Extensive Production Systems

    Animal Welfare in Extensive Production Systems (Hardback) - Edited by Juan J. Villalba

    Edited by Juan J. Villalba
    £55.00
    Animal Welfare in Extensive Production Systems presents the challenges of animal welfare of animals reared in extensive agricultural systems in a practical way, backed up with thoroughly referenced research. ...
  3. Are Small Furry Rodents the Right Pet for You Can YOU Find the Facts?

    Are Small Furry Rodents the Right Pet for You? The Pet Detectives Series

    Emma Milne
    £9.95
    Small furry rodents can be wonderful pets and are loving and entertaining little creatures but we shouldn't forget that like all pets they too have their own needs. In this book you'll find out all about rats, mice, degus, gerbils and hamsters....
  4. Cattle Lameness and Hoofcare 3rd ed. - Roger Blowey

    Cattle Lameness and Hoofcare 3rd Edition

    £24.95
    This well-established practical book explores the issue of lameness in cattle and provides a fundamental guide to prevention and hoof care....
  5. Feed into Milk - A New Applied Feeding System for Dairy Cows

    Feed into Milk - A New Applied Feeding System for Dairy Cows

    Edited by C Thomas
    £35.00
    This manual explains the background and principles involved in deriving the FiM system and provides the rationale and the equations for the prediction of intake and the calculation of the requirements and supply of energy and protein...
  6. Livestock Handling and Transport

    Livestock Handling and Transport

    Edited by T Grandin
    £85.50
    Edited by world-renowned animal scientist Dr. Temple Grandin, this practical book integrates scientific research and industry literature on cattle, pigs, poultry, sheep, goats, deer, and horses, in both the developed and developing world, to provide a practical guide to humane handling and minimizin...
  7. Managing Breeds for a Secure Future 2nd Edition

    Managing Breeds for a Secure Future 2nd Edition

    D. Phillip Sponenberg, Alison Martin
    £24.95
    Bringing together the experience of three top academic experts in breeding procedure, this up-to-date second edition of Managing Breeds for a Secure Future examines breeding and genetics at a level accessible to all. This new edition has been revised to cover emerging debates in animal breeding and ...
  8. Goatkeeper's Veterinary Book, The: 4th edition

    The Goatkeeper's Veterinary Book: 4th edition - Peter Dunn MRCVS

    £17.95
    Practical and easy to use, The Goatkeeper?s Veterinary Book has served as the standard veterinary reference work for a full generation of goatkeepers. The emphasis of the book is preventive care. ...
  9. The Veterinary Book for Dairy Farmers 4th Edition

    The Veterinary Book for Dairy Farmers 4th Edition - Roger Blowey FRCVS

    £39.95
    The fourth edition of the standard text for a wide range of dairy farming and veterinary courses throughout the world......
  10. Veterinary Book for Dairy Farmers, A (Book + CD-ROM) - Roger Blowey FRCVS

    Veterinary Book for Dairy Farmers, A (Book + CD-ROM) - Roger Blowey FRCVS

    £42.45
    The third edition of the standard text for a wide range of dairy farming and veterinary courses throughout the world. Including accompanying CD-ROM......

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