NEWSLETTERS 
NEWSLETTERS 
NEWSLETTERS 
Co-Founders Rob Burleigh and Francis Dodds share their knowledge and insights into agricultural science, publishing and the latest news at Burleigh Dodds 
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Burleigh Dodds Crops Round Up 
10 January 2019 

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We're delighted to announce that Dr Dominik Klauser and Dr Michael Robinson have agreed to edit our forthcoming collection: ‘Supporting smallholders in achieving sustainable agriculture‘. 
 

EVENTS 

 
Next week sees the return of the largest ag-genomics meeting in the world - Plant & Animal Genome XXVII. We'll have our new 2019 Publishing Programme at the event, with information on all of our titles. 
 

POPULAR TITLES ON GENETICS AND BREEDING 

Burleigh Dodds Livestock Round Up 
10 January 2019 

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We're delighted to announce that Professor Christine Nicol has agreed to edit our forthcoming title: 'Understanding the behaviour and improving the welfare of poultry'. Dr Nicol is Professor of Animal Welfare at the Royal Veterinary College - University of London, UK. 
 

EVENTS 

 
Next week sees the return of the largest ag-genomics meeting in the world - Plant & Animal Genome XXVII. We'll have our new 2019 Publishing Programme at the event, with information on all of our titles. 
 

POPULAR TITLES ON GENETICS AND BREEDING 

Burleigh Dodds Crops Round Up 
20 December 2018 

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We've had a truly fantastic (and award-winning) year here at Burleigh Dodds. Our Managing Director, Rob Burleigh, has shared some of our highlights from 2018 and what you can expect for us in 2019. 
 

IN THE NEWS 

Winter wheat
Winter wheat is an important forage crop for cattle. Researchers at Texas A&M University have developed a DSSAT model to allow farmers to plan forage crop planting more effectively. Forage management is also discussed in our title: Improving grassland and pasture management in temperate agriculture
 

TITLES RELEASED IN 2018 

It's been another busy publishing year at Burleigh Dodds building our livestock science collection. 
 
In case you've missed any of them, find them all here 
Burleigh Dodds Livestock Round Up 
20 December 2018 

TOP STORY 

 
We've had a truly fantastic (and award-winning) year here at Burleigh Dodds. Our Managing Director, Rob Burleigh, has shared some of our highlights from 2018 and what you can expect for us in 2019. 
 

IN THE NEWS 

Cattle sheep
A new research project is aiming to better understand, define and achieve optimum sizes and weights for maturing beef cattle and sheep. 
 
 

THE LIVESTOCK COLLECTION 

It's been another busy publishing year at Burleigh Dodds building our livestock science collection. 
 
In case you've missed any of them, find them all here 
Burleigh Dodds Crops Round Up 
13 December 2018 

TOP STORY 

 
With 2019 only a few weeks away, we wanted to share our Publishing Programme for the year ahead. Please browse our exciting range of new titles on crop breeding, cultivation, pest/disease management and sustainability 
 

IN THE NEWS 

crop genetics
Researchers from CIRAD and INRA have used gene inactivation to increase recombination in crops, speeding up breeding and the development of plants with improved resistance to diseases and the effects of climate change. 
 

FORTHCOMING AND FEATURED TITLES 

Burleigh Dodds Livestock Round Up 
13 December 2018 

TOP STORY 

 
With 2019 only a few weeks away, we wanted to share our Publishing Programme for the year ahead. Please browse our exciting range of new titles on topics such as gut health in poultry, breeding of dairy cattle and organic animal farming. 
 

IN THE NEWS 

McDonald's
McDonald’s has announced plans to reduce the use of antibiotics in its global beef supply, sparking predictions that other food chains will follow suit. 
 

FORTHCOMING AND FEATURED TITLES 

Burleigh Dodds Crops Round Up 
7 December 2018 

TOP STORY 

Soil health
 
Yesterday (5th December) was World Soil Day. Leading scientists called for more action to promote carbon uptake and retention in soils. 
 

IN OTHER NEWS 

Wheat and barley
 
Professor Richard Oliver, Editor of Integrated disease management of wheat and barley, is attending the British Society for Plant Pathology Conference next week. Richard will be on hand to provide more information about the book that reviews the latest research in disease management. 
 

FEATURED TITLES 

Burleigh Dodds Livestock Round Up 
7 December 2018 

TOP STORY 

Animal welfare
 
Scientists at Bristol University, world-famous for its animal science research, has received funding for a ‘living laboratory’ to study livestock, using GPS, motion sensors and other technology to monitor animal health and welfare. 
 

FEATURED TITLES 

IN OTHER NEWS 

 
We're excited to again have our Publications Catalogue being distributed to delegates at the Plant & Animal Genome XXVII conference in early January. With over 25 new titles to come in 2019 you can be sure we're helping you keep up to date with the latest research in agricultural science. 
 
Burleigh Dodds Crops Round Up 
28 November 2018 

TOP STORY 

 
The Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change (IPCC) released their Special Report on Global Warming last month. Francis has outlined the key points which affect the crops sector in our short video. 

IN THE NEWS 

Climate change
 
To illustrate what climate change means for individual countries, the British government has just launched its most detailed assessment yet of what climate change will mean for the UK. 
 

NEW & FEATURED TITLES 

Burleigh Dodds Livestock Round Up 
28 November 2018 

TOP STORY 

 
The Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change (IPCC) released their Special Report on Global Warming last month. Francis has outlined the key points which affect the crops sector in our short video. 

IN THE NEWS 

Climate change
 
To illustrate what climate change means for individual countries, the British government has just launched its most detailed assessment yet of what climate change will mean for the UK. 
 

FORTHCOMING & FEATURED TITLES 

 
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