Roberto Rico-Martinez, Sajal Ray, C. R. Walters, Carlos Fernando Garcia, Marco Parolini, Pedro M Costa, Marcos Antonio Amara Pinheiro, Luciane Alves Maranho, Eduardo Madrigal-Bujaidar, Rachelle Belanger, Sonia Soloneski, Marcelo L Larramendy, G L Poletta, C S Perez-Coll, Classius de Oliveira, Adriana Regina Chippari-Gomes, Miguel Santos, Fernando Manas Torres, T Cavas, Laury Gauthier, M Camacho, N Wagner Edited by
Marcelo L Larramendy Series edited by
Michael D Waters, Tim Marrs Editor-in-chief
James A. O'Mahony, Shane V. Crowley, Prof. Patrick F. Fox, Prof. Young W. Park, Inge Gazi, Prof. Thom Huppertz, Prof. G. LaPointe, Dr Stephanie Clark, Dr Joel Weller, Dr Jennie E. Pryce, Prof. Julius van der Werf, J. P. Kastelic, Prof. D. J. Ambrose, Prof. James D. Ferguson Edited by
Dr Nico van Belzen
This book provides a detailed review of current research on key components and quality traits of milk as well as ways of measuring milk quality. It then discusses genetic factors affecting these traits and how they can be used to improve breeding of dairy cows.
Claire Verraes, Sabine Cardoen, Wendie Claeys, Dr Lieve Herman, Dr Delia Grace, Silvia Alonso, Johanna Lindahl, Sara Ahlberg, Dr Ram Pratim Deka, Dr P. Moroni, Dr F. Welcome, M. F. Addis, Dr Bernadette O'Brien, Kieran Jordan, Erastus Kang'ethe, Jagger Harvey, Prof. Pamela L. Ruegg, Dr Réjean Bouchard, Helen Dornom, Anne-Charlotte Dockès, Nicole Sillett, Jamie Jonker, Emeritus Prof. Norman R. Scott, Curt Gooch, Ms Sophie Bertrand, Margaret E. Graves, Dr Ralph Martin, Dr J. Upton, E. Murphy, L. Shalloo, M. Murphy, I. J. M. De Boer, P. W. G. Groot Koerkamp, Ben Tyson, Liza Storey, Dr Nick Edgar, Jonathan Draper, Christine Unson, Prof. Florian Leiber, Dr A. Muller, Dr Veronika Maurer, Dr C. Schader, Anna Bieber, Dr Alison Bailey, Dr J. P. Hill, Dr John Moran, Dr J. M. K. Ojango, R. Mrode, A. M. Okeyo, J. E. O. Rege, M. G. G. Chagunda, D. R. Kugonza, Dr Gidi Smolders, Dr Mette Vaarst Edited by
Dr Nico van Belzen
Safety remains a key issue for the dairy industry. This book reviews current research on understanding and managing pathogens in dairy farms. It also discusses more recent concerns about the environmental impact of dairy farming and ways it can be made more sustainable, including in developing countries.
Dr Kenneth Boote, W. L. Araújo, C. Nick, F. T. Delazari, V. S. Almeida, Prof. D. J. H. Silva, A. Gazula, A. Simonne, M. Ozores-Hampton, Dr E. Simonne, Dr Martine Dorais, L. E. P. Peres, D. S. Reartes, M. H. Vicente, Dr A. Zsögön, Lawrence Kenyon, Dr Andreas W. Ebert, K. K. Mandadi, S. C. Irigoyen, Dr C. A. Avila, Dr Y. Bai, Junming Li, B. Kaur, Prof. A. K. Handa, Dr A. K. Mattoo, C. Sauvage, E. Albert, Dr M. Causse, K. Wang, Prof. H Czosnek, Dr Moshe Lapidot, Dr R. Srinivasan, Dr R. Muniappan, Dr D. R. Panthee, Euro Pannacci, Prof. Francesco Tei, Mônica Macedo, Marcela Vasquez-Mayorga, Robert L. Gilbertson, F. Vidavski, A. Koren, Ilan Levin, P. Adhikari, J. P. Kressin Edited by
Dr A. K. Mattoo, Prof. A. K. Handa
This book reviews key developments in tomato breeding, including developing improved varieties with desirable traits such as drought or pest resistance. It also discusses ways of improving cultivation techniques as well as pests, diseases and their control.
Prof. C. J. C. Phillips, Dr Jan Hultgren, Prof. Jeffrey Rushen, Dr Jennie E. Pryce, Yvette de Haas, Dr Carmen Gallo, Ana Strappini, Emily Miller-Cushon, Dr Ken Leslie, Trevor DeVries, Anusha Bulumulla, Mi Zhou, Prof. Le Luo Guan, Prof. John McNamara, Prof. Pekka Huhtanen, Prof. Michel A. Wattiaux, Matias A. Aguerre, Sanjeewa D. Ranathunga, Prof. J. R. Roche, Dr Michael Blümmel, Dr A. Muller, Dr C. Schader, M. Herrero, M. R. Garg, Prof. C. Jamie Newbold, Dr Gregory B. Penner, Prof. Kenneth Nordlund, Prof. Alexander C. O. Evans, Shenming Zeng, Dr P. Moroni, Dr F. Welcome, M. F. Addis, Dr Nick Bell, Prof. Wendela Wapenaar, Simon Archer, John Remnant, Alan Murphy, Prof. Jacqueline B. Matthews, Prof. Michael Stear, Karen Fairlie-Clarke, Nicholas Jonsson, Bonnie Mallard, David Groth, Prof. David C. Barrett, Kristen K. Reyher, Andrea Turner, David A. Tisdall, Mr Jonathan Statham Edited by
Prof. John Webster
Animal health and welfare are of major importance in dairy farming. This collection looks at the key issues affecting dairy herd welfare as well as ways of optimising dairy cattle nutrition. It also reviews ways of detecting, preventing and managing diseases affecting dairy cattle.
Prof. James D. Kelly, Dr John O. Ojiem, Prof. William Erskine, Ashutosh Sarker, Dr Shiv Kumar Agrawal, Prof. Fred J. Muehlbauer, Y.-C. Lee, R. Lemes Hamawaki, V. Colantonio, M. J. Iqbal, Prof. D. A. Lightfoot, Frederick P. Baijukya, Harun M. Murithi, Dr Fred Kanampiu, Prof. C. Michael Deom, David Kalule Okello, S. N. Nigam, Dr P. Janila, Dr David Jordan, Rick Brandenburg, Gary Payne, David Hoisington, Nick Magnan, Dr James Rhoads, Mumuni Abudulai, Koushik Adhikari, Jinru Chen, Richard Akromah, William Appaw, William Ellis, Maria Balota, Kumar Mallikarjunan, Dr Kenneth Boote, Greg MacDonald, Kira Bowen, Boris Bravo-Ureta, Jeremy Jelliffe, Agnes Budu, Hendrix Chalwe, Alice Mweetwa, Munsanda Ngulube, Awere Dankyi, Brandford Mochia, Vivian Hoffmann, Amade Muitia, Sam Njoroge, Nelson Opoku, Prof. B. B. Singh, Dr Alpha Y. Kamara, Lucky O. Omoigui, Nkeki Kamai, Sylvester U. Ewansiha, Hakeem A. Ajeigbe, Dr Fouad Maalouf, Seid Ahmed, Somanagouda Patil, Dr R. Redden, X. Zong, R. M. Norton, F. L. Stoddard, M El-Bouhssini, Y. Tao, L. Rong, Li Ling, Dr K.B Saxena, Y. S. Chauhan, C. V. S. Kumar, A. J. Hingane, R. V. Kumar, R. K. Saxena, G. V. R. Rao, Prof. K.R Latha, L. Vimalendran, Agnes Mwangwela Edited by
Dr Shoba Sivasankar, Dr David Bergvinson, Dr Pooran Gaur, Dr Shiv Kumar Agrawal, Dr Steve Beebe, Dr Manuele Tamò
The second volume in this collection focusses on improving the cultivation of particular grain legumes, starting with common beans, lentils, soybeans and groundnuts. A second group of chapters discusses cowpea, faba beans and pigeonpea.
Noboru Tsujihara Translated by
Juliet W. Carpenter
Intrigue, betrayal, family secrets, forbidden passions – this tale of adventure and suspense links the Tiananmen Massacre of 1989 and the Kobe earthquake of 1995 through the story of a man searching for his father, long assumed dead but in fact revealed to be missing in China, and in danger.