Online Book Shop

Online Book Shop

Welcome to the British Grassland Society Online Shop. Here you can purchase products using Paypal. You can see the items we have for sale below. To add a product to your basket, click 'More Details' and then click the 'add to cart' button.

Grass and Forage Farmer Magazine

Grass and Forage Farmer Magazine

British Grassland Societies exciting quarterly magazine packed with BGS activities and industry news keeping you up to date.

Annual subscription (4 magazines) £10.00 to non BGS members, plus £2.00 postage.

Price to BGS Members: £0.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £12.00

Grass and the environment

High Value Grassland

High Value Grassland: Providing biodiversity, a clean environment and premium products. Proceeding from the BGS Conference, 2007. Cost includes £4 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £34.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £39.00

Grassland Management in the ESAs

Proceedings of the BGS Conference, 1997. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £23.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £28.00

Conservation Pays?

Proceedings of the BGS Conference, 2002. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £28.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £33.00

Grass for livestock

Beef from Grass and Forage

Proceedings of the BGS Conference, 2000. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £28.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £33.00

Herbage Intake Handbook, 2nd Edition

Edited by P Penning this updates the first edition, published in 1982. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £18.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £23.00

Grass production

Improved Grassland Management - New Edition

Writen by John Frame and A.S Laidlaw

Price to BGS Members: £23.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £28.00

Grassland Management for Organic Farmers

Written by David Younie

Price to BGS Members: £18.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £23.00

Recommended Grass and Clover Lists (Farmer Handbook)

Farmer Handbook: This guide has been developed by our grassland experts to not only provide you with information on the varieties that have been trialled in the UK but also technical information on formulating your mix for cutting, grazing, and wet and dry areas.

The book itself is free, we only charge a small fee for postage and handling. Please contact the BGS office for P&P costs on larger quantity orders.  Alternatively, you can download a copy for free here.

Price to BGS Members: £1.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £1.00

Recommended Grass and Clover Lists (Merchant Guide)

Merchant Guide: This book is designed for merchants with more of a focus on the technical information on varieties in the list. Numbers of hard copies of these are low so if you do need hard copies please contact the office for this year’s list and to pre-order for next year.

The book itself is free, we only charge a small fee for postage and handling. Alternatively, you can download a copy for free here.

 

Price to BGS Members: £1.50
Price to Non-BGS Members: £1.50

Grassland into the 21st Century

Proceedings of the 50th Anniversary Meeting of the BGS, 1995. Cost includes £4 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £24.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £34.00

Legumes in Sustainable Farming Systems

Proceedings of the BGS and the Sustainable Farming Systems Initiative conference, 1996. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £28.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £33.00

Seeds of Progress

Proceedings of the BGS/BSPB/NIAB/SAC Conference, 1997. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £23.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £28.00

Organic Farming

Proceedings of the BGS/AAB/COR Conference, 2004. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £28.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £33.00

Sward Measurement Handbook, 2nd Edition

This edition reflects development of techniques used for investigating the amount and quality of herbage produced under different circumstances and environments. Cost includes £4 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £24.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £34.00

Research conferences

BGS & BSAS Proceedings Feb 2013

Proceedings of the BGS & BSAS Conference - Profitable and Sustainable Grazing Systems - Moving Forward with Science, held at the Abbey Hotel, Malvern in Worcester on 26th – 27th February 2013.

BGS and BSAS joined forces to deliver this two day conference. The conference looked at how current best practice in grazing systems for dairy, beef and sheep can be profitable and future priorities for grazing research, development and opportunities to enhance knowledge exchange.

Price to BGS Members: £0.50
Price to Non-BGS Members: £2.75

BGS Research Conference 1-9 CD

A CD containing all the papers presented at the Research Conferences 1-9 (1988–2009) is now available. Cost includes £4 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £44.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £64.00

BGS 10th Research Conference Proceedings

Proceedings of the latest BGS Research Conference, held in Belfast in September 2011. 

NOTE: Full BGS members can access these proceedings FREE using their members login and then the BGS Conference Proceedings tab will appear among the Publications drop downs from the grey buttons above. Cost includes £2 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £17.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £27.00

Soils and nutrients

Accounting for Nutrients

Proceedings of the BGS Conference, 1999. Cost includes £3 recorded postage.

Price to BGS Members: £23.00
Price to Non-BGS Members: £27.00

Members

BGS Members BGS is a membership organisation which acts as a communication forum, through events and publications, for the profitable and sustainable use of grass and forage.

Local Societies

BGS Members Use our Local Society directory to locate your nearest societies, information resources and experts on grassland farming and foraging.