Past publications

The British Society of Animal Science has a wide back-catalogue of livestock research which originally featured in its Animal Science journal, a predecessor to Animal.

The research deals with science covering a variety of topics, including:

  • Breeding and genetics
  • Nutrition and digestion
  • Physiology and endocrinolgy
  • Reproduction
  • Lactation
  • Growth
  • Health
  • Ethology and welfare
  • Environment and housing
  • Food evaluation
  • Animal products

Issues of Animal Science, Animal, Advances and Animal Biosciences and occasional publications are available in  digital format via the members login or by http://journals.cambridge.org/action/login

Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science 2000-2009 available here 


Feed into Milk
Feed into Milk has been the standard UK applied feeding system for rationing dairy cows. The system is widely used and is extensively quoted by European scientists developing new dynamic feeding and rationing systems. The book is now available free to download as pdf files FiM Book, FiM equations, FiM Feed databaseThe files contain the rationale for the choice of equations, the equations themselves and a feed database.