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Research Output

2020

Disease suppressive soils vary in resilience to stress

Döring, T., Rosslenbroich, D., Giese, C., Athmann, M., Watson, CA., Vago, I., Katai, J., Tallai, M. & Bruns, C., May 2020, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 149, 7 p., 103482.

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Interpreting insect declines: seven challenges and a way forward

Didham, R. K., Basset, Y., Collins, C. M., Leather, S. R., Littlewood, N. A., Menz, M. H. M., Müller, J., Packer, L., Saunders, M. E., Schönrogge, K., Stewart, A. J. A., Yanoviak, S. P. & Hassall, C., 4 Mar 2020, In : Insect Conservation and Diversity. 13, 2, p. 103-114 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Livestock grazing impacts components of the breeding productivity of a common upland insectivorous passerine: Results from a long-term experiment

Malm, L. E., Pearce-Higgins, J. W., Littlewood, N. A., Karley, A. J., Karaszewska, E., Jaques, R., Pakeman, R. J., Redpath, S. M. & Evans, D. M., 1 Aug 2020, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 57, 8, p. 1514-1523 10 p.

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Microbial community size is a potential predictor of nematode functional group in limed grasslands

Neilson, R., Caul, S., Fraser, F. C., King, D., Mitchell, S. M., Roberts, D. M. & Giles, M. E., 4 Jul 2020, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 156, 103702.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Re-designing organic grain legume cropping systems using systems agronomy

Reckling, M., Bergkvist, G., Watson, CA., Stoddard, F. & Bachinger, J., Jan 2020, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 112, 13 p., 125951.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Regional land use efficiency and nutritional quality of protein production

Leinonen, I., Iannetta, P. PM., MacLeod, M., Rees, RM., Russell, W., Watson, CA. & Barnes, AP., Sep 2020, In : Global Food Security. 26, 100386.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Socio-ecological factors determine crop performance in agricultural systems

Nkurunziza, L., Watson, CA., Öborn, I., Smith, H. G., Bergkvist, G. & Bengtsson, J., 6 Mar 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 4232.

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2019

Changes in the carbon concentrations and other soil properties of some Scottish agricultural soils: Evidence from a resampling campaign

Lilly, A., Baggaley, N. J. & Edwards, A. C., 28 Dec 2019, In : Soil Use and Management. 36, p. 299-307 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Contributions of biodiversity to the sustainable intensification of food production: Thematic study for The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture

Dawson, ID., Attwood, S., Park, S. E., Jamnadass, R., Powell, W., Sunderland, T., Kindt, R., McMullin, S., Hoebe, PN., Baddeley, JA., Staver, C., Vadez, V., Carsan, S., Roshetko, J. M., Amri, A., Karamura, E., Karamura, D., Paulo, V. B., Hossain, M. E., Phillips, M. & 7 others, Kumar, A., Lilleso, J-P. B., Benzie, J., Sabastian, G. E., Ekesa, B., Ocimati, W. & Graudal, L., 1 Jun 2019, CA4003EN ed. Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organisation. 42 p.

Research output: Book/Report/Policy BriefCommissioned report

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2 Citations (Scopus)
75 Downloads (Pure)

Cropping Systems and Crop Choice

Walker, RL., Apr 2019, The Science Beneath Organic Production. Atkinson, D. & Watson, C. (eds.). Croydon: John Wiley & Sons Ltd., p. 79-85

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Crop Protection: Meeting the Nutrient Needs

Atkinson, D. & Walker, RL., Apr 2019, The Science Beneath Organic Production. Atkinson, D. & Watson, C. (eds.). Croydon: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 151-167

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Crop Protection and Food Quality: Challenges and Answers

Walker, RL. & Atkinson, D., Apr 2019, The Science Beneath Organic Production. Atkinson, D. & Watson, C. (eds.). Croydon: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 213-235

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Crop Rotations: The Core of Organic Production

Atkinson, D. & Walker, RL., Apr 2019, The Science Beneath Organic Production. Atkinson, D. & Watson, C. (eds.). Croydon: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 87-109

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Evaluation of the nutritive value of legume alternatives to soybean meal for broiler chickens

Olukosi, OA., Walker, RL. & Houdijk, JGM., Nov 2019, In : Poultry Science. 98, 11, p. 5778-5788 11 p., pez374.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Exploring the systems concept in contemporary organic farming research.

Watson, CA. & Pearce, B. D., Mar 2019, The science beneath organic production. . Atkinson, D. & Watson, C. (eds.). Chichester: Wiley Blackwell, p. 273-288

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Farmer perceptions of legumes and their functions in smallholder farming systems in east Africa

Muoni, T., Barnes, AP., Öborn, I., Watson, CA., Bergkvist, G., Shiluli, M. & Duncan, A. J., 2019, In : International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability. 17, 3, p. 205-218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Citations (Scopus)
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Geochemistry | Soil, minor inorganic components

Edwards, A. & Patinha, C., 12 Mar 2019, Encyclopedia of Analytical Science. 3rd ed. Elsevier, p. 319-328 10 p. (Reference Module in Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Linking arable cropping and livestock production for efficient recycling of N and P

Watson, CA., Topp, CFE. & Ryschawy, J., 2019, Agroecosystem Diversity: Reconciling Contemporary Agriculture and Environmental Quality. Lemaire, G., Carvalho, P. C. D. F., Kronberg, S. & Recous, S. (eds.). Academic Press, p. 169-188

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Lysine supply is a critical factor in achieving sustainable global protein economy

Leinonen, I., Iannetta, PPM., Rees, RM., Russell, W., Watson, CA. & Barnes, AP., 24 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 3, 27.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Optimising Crop Production in Organic Systems

Atkinson, D. & Walker, RL., Apr 2019, The Science Beneath Organic Production. Atkinson, D. & Watson, C. (eds.). Croydon: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 133-150

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Reducing soil erosion in smallholder farming systems in east Africa through the introduction of different crop types

Muoni, T., Koomson, E., Öborn, I., Marohn, C., Watson, CA., Bergkvist, G., Barnes, AP., Cadisch, G. & Duncan, A., 17 Sep 2019, In : Experimental Agriculture.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Review of causes and sources of N2O emissions and NO3 leaching from organic arable crop rotations

Hansen, S., Frøseth, R., Stenberg, M., Stalenga, J., Olesen, J. E., Krauss, M., Radzikowski, P., Doltra, J., Nadeem, S., Torp, T., Pappa, AV. & Watson, CA., 17 Jul 2019, In : Biogeosciences. 16, 14, p. 2795-2819 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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4 Citations (Scopus)
109 Downloads (Pure)
2018

Phenological changes of the most commonly sampled ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) species in the UK environmental change network

Pozsgai, G., Baird, J., Littlewood, N. A., Pakeman, R. J. & Young, M. R., 1 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 62, 6, p. 1063-1074 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Supporting human nutrition in Africa through the integration of new and orphan crops into food systems: Placing the work of the African Orphan Crops Consortium in context

Dawson, ID., Hendre, P., Powell, W., Sila, D., McMullin, S., Simons, T., Revoredo-Giha, C., Odeny, D. A., Barnes, AP., Graudal, L., Watson, CA., Hoad, SP., Burnett, FJ., Muchugi, A., Roshetko, J. M., Hale, I. L., Van Deynze, A., Mayes, S., Kindt, R., Prabhu, R. & 5 others, Cheng, S., Xu, X., Guarino, L., Shapiro, H. & Jamnadass, R., Feb 2018, Working Paper No. 276 ed., World Agroforestry United Nations, 42 p.

Research output: Working paper

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2016

Characterisation and pathogenicity of Fusarium taxa isolated from ragwort (Jacobaea vulgaris) roots

Pearson, K. A., Taylor, A. F. S., Fuchs, R. M. E. & Woodward, S., Apr 2016, In : Fungal Ecology. 20, p. 186-192 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of post-harvest storage conditions on the development of black dot (Colletotrichum coccodes) on potato in crops grown for different durations

Peters, JC., Harper, G., Brierley, JL., Lees, AK., Wale, SJ., Hilton, AJ., Gladders, P., Boonham, N. & Cunnington, AC., 10 Nov 2016, In : Plant Pathology. 65, 9, p. 1484-1491 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

The Relative Importance of Seed- and Soil-Borne Inoculum of Rhizoctonia solani AG-3 in Causing Black Scurf on Potato

Brierley, J. L., Hilton, A. J., Wale, S. J., Woodhall, J. W. & Lees, A. K., 1 Jun 2016, In : Potato Research. 59, 2, p. 181-193 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Modelling the optimal phosphate fertiliser and soil management strategy for crops

Heppell, J., Payvandi, S., Talboys, P., Zygalakis, KC., Fliege, J., Langton, D., Sylvester-Bradley, R., Walker, RL., Jones, DL. & Roose, T., 2015, In : Plant and Soil. 401, 1, p. 135 - 149 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Predicting the effect of rotation design on N, P, K balances on organic farms using the NDICEA model

Smith, LG., Tarsitano, D., Topp, CFE., Jones, SK., Gerrard, CL., Pearce, BD., Williams, AG. & Watson, CA., 2015, In : Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 31, p. 471 - 484 14 p.

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2014

Release of phosphorus under reducing and simulated open drainage conditions from overfertilised soils

Scalenghe, R., Edwards, A. C., Barberis, E. & Ajmone-Marsan, F., Jan 2014, In : Chemosphere. 95, p. 289-294 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Relationship between Spongospora subterranea f. sp. subterranea soil inoculum level, host resistance and powdery scab on potato tubers in the field

Brierley, J. L., Sullivan, L., Wale, S. J., Hilton, A. J., Kiezebrink, D. T. & Lees, A. K., 1 Apr 2013, In : Plant Pathology. 62, 2, p. 413-420 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Models of biological nitrogen fixation of legumes. a review

Lu, Y., Wu, L., Baddeley, JA. & Watson, CA., 2010, In : Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 31, 1, p. 155 - 172 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Relative importance of seed-tuber and soilborne inoculum in causing black dot disease of potato

Lees, A. K., Brierley, J. L., Stewart, J. A., Hilton, A. J., Wale, S. J., Gladders, P., Bradshaw, N. J. & Peters, J. C., 1 Aug 2010, In : Plant Pathology. 59, 4, p. 693-702 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)
2007

A force plate study of avian gait

Corr, S. A., McCorquodale, C., McDonald, J., Gentle, M. & McGovern, R., 5 Jun 2007, In : Journal of Biomechanics. 40, 9, p. 2037-2043 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)
2005
2 Citations (Scopus)

Developing Existing Plant Root System Architecture Models to Meet Future Agricultural Challenges

Wu, L., McGechan, M. B., Watson, C. A. & Baddeley, J. A., 1 Dec 2005, Advances in Agronomy. p. 181-219 39 p. (Advances in Agronomy; vol. 85).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

43 Citations (Scopus)

The role of crop rotations in determining soil structure and crop growth conditions

Ball, B. C., Bingham, I., Rees, R. M., Watson, C. A. & Litterick, A., Nov 2005, In : Canadian Journal of Soil Science. 85, 5, p. 557-577 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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101 Citations (Scopus)
2004
146 Citations (Scopus)
2003
42 Citations (Scopus)

Black dot (Colletotrichum coccodes): An increasingly important disease of potato

Lees, A. K. & Hilton, A. J., 1 Feb 2003, In : Plant Pathology. 52, 1, p. 3-12 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

67 Citations (Scopus)
2002

The agronomic and economic potential of break crops for ley/arable rotations in temperate organic agriculture

Robson, M. C., Fowler, S. M., Lampkin, N. H., Leifert, C., Leitch, M., Robinson, D., Watson, C. A. & Litterick, A. M., 1 Jan 2002, Advances in Agronomy. Academic Press Inc., p. 369-427 59 p. (Advances in Agronomy; vol. 77).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1997

Effectiveness of farm policies on social and economic development in rural areas of Scotland

Doyle, CJ., Mitchell, MM. & Topp, CFE., 1997, In : European Review of Agricultural Economics. 24, p. 537 - 553 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)
1996

Factors Affecting Growth of Extra-Radical Hyphae of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi

Ralph, ML. & Hooker, JE., 1996.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Spatial Distribution of the Impact of Agricultural Policy Reforms in rural Areas

Mitchell, MM. & Doyle, CJ., 1996, In : Scottish Geographical Magazine. 112 No2, p. 76 - 82 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

The Influence of Plant Root Exudates on the Growth of Extra-Radical Hyphae of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi

Ralph, ML. & Hooker, J., 1996.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

1994

Production of Azadirachtin by in vitro Cultures of the Neem Tree, Azadirachta indica

Kearney, M-L., Allan, EJ., Eeswara, J. P., Johnson, S., Mordue, AJ., Morgan, D. & Stuchbury, T., 1994.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

1992

Tissue Culture of the Neem Tree (Azadirachta indica)

Kearney, M-L., Allan, EJ., Hooker, JE. & Mordue, AJ., 1992.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster