By Dr Nico van Belzen,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. Ambros

Milk is among the world’s most vital agricultural nutrition items. In assembly emerging call for, extra extensive dairying platforms face a variety of demanding situations equivalent to protecting excessive criteria of protection when optimising dietary and sensory caliber. while farms have to develop into extra sustainable in addition to meet larger criteria of animal future health and welfare. Smallholder structures in constructing international locations face difficulties equivalent to low productiveness and vulnerability to ailment which additionally influence on protection, caliber, sustainability and animal welfare.

Drawing on a world variety of workmanship, this ebook stories examine addressing those demanding situations. It starts off via discussing the composition of milk together with proteins and bioactive elements, the big variety of elements made from milk, in addition to points sensory caliber. It additionally studies present figuring out of genetic components affecting protein and different points of milk composition, different fascinating qualities resembling fertility and advances in breeding to accomplish advancements in caliber and productiveness in dairy farming.

Achieving sustainable creation of milk quantity 1: Milk composition, genetics and breeding might be a regular reference for animal and dairy scientists in universities, executive and different study centres and corporations interested in milk creation. it's followed by way of extra volumes which overview safeguard, caliber and sustainability matters in addition to dairy herd administration and welfare.

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