Research Output 1994 2019

2019
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Breeders’ views on the production of new and orphan crops in Africa: a survey of constraints and opportunities

Dawson, ID., Barnes, AP., Jamnadass, R., Danquah, E., Mumm, R. H., Hoad, SP., Burnett, FJ., Hale, I., Mausch, K., Hendre, P., Powell, W. & Revoredo-Giha, C., May 2019, Working Paper No. 296 ed., World Agroforestry United Nations, 46 p.

Research output: Working paper

Open Access
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crops
plant breeders
genetic improvement
healthy diet
crop production

Integrated disease management of barley

Newton, A. C., Creissen, H. E., Havis, N. & Burnett, F., 26 Nov 2019, Achieving sustainable cultivation of barley. Fox, G. P. & Li, C. (eds.). Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing, Vol. 74. 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

disease control
barley
good agricultural practices
lesions (plant)
malting

Measuring the unmeasurable? A method to quantify adoption of Integrated Pest Management practices in temperate arable farming systems

Creissen, H. E., Jones, P. J., Tranter, R. B., Girling, R. D., Jess, S., Burnett, F. J., Gaffney, M., Thorne, F. S. & Kildea, S., 29 Mar 2019, In : Pest Management Science. 75, 12, p. 3144-3152 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

integrated pest management
farming systems
methodology
farmers
pest management
dairy farming
land use
biodiversity
feed rations
crops
2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of fungicide treatment and Integrated Pest Management on barley yields: analysis of a long term field trials database

Stetkiewicz, S., Burnett, FJ., Ennos, RA. & Topp, CFE., 1 Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 105, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

integrated pest management
fungicides
field experimentation
barley
disease severity
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

What agricultural practices are most likely to deliver "sustainable intensification" in the UK?

Dicks, LV., Rose, DC., Ang, F., Aston, S., Birch, ANE., Boatman, N., Bowles, EL., Chadwick, D., Dinsdale, A., Durham, S., Elliott, J., Firbank, L., Humphreys, S., Jarvis, P., Jones, D., Kindred, D., Knight, SM., Lee, MRF., Leifert, C., Lobley, M. & 20 others, Matthews, K., Midmer, A., Moore, M., Morris, C., Mortimer, S., Murray, TC., Norman, K., Ramsden, S., Roberts, DJ., Smith, LG., Soffe, R., Stoate, C., Taylor, B., Tinker, D., Topliff, M., Wallace, J., Williams, P., Wilson, P., Winter, M. & Sutherland, WJ., Feb 2019, In : Food and Energy Security. 8, 1, e00148.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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farms
sustainable agricultural intensification
business organization
farming systems
business planning
2018

Environmental and economic trade-offs of milk production systems

March, MD., Alexander, P. & Roberts, DJ., May 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

1 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
data analysis
farms
terminology
consultants
agricultural industry
2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Prediction of intramuscular fat content and shear force in Texel lamb loins using combinations of different X-ray computed tomography (CT) scanning techniques

Clelland, N., Bunger, L., McLean, KA., Knott, S., Matthews, K. & Lambe, NR., 6 Mar 2018, In : Meat Science. 140, p. 78 - 85 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Texel
intramuscular fat
loins
computed tomography
shears
7 Downloads (Pure)

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

Open Access
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human nutrition
food crops
crops
Sub-Saharan Africa
hunger
2017
3 Downloads (Pure)

A time-series of methane and carbon dioxide production from dairy cows during a period of dietary transition

Lee, MA., Todd, A., Sutton, MA., Chagunda, MGG., Roberts, DJ. & Rees, RM., 30 Sep 2017, In : Cogent Environmental Science. 3, 1385693.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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methane
time series analysis
dairy cows
carbon dioxide
greenhouse gases
9 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in field dose-response curves for demethylation inhibitor (DMI) and quinone outside inhibitor (QoI) fungicides against Zymoseptoria tritici, related to laboratory sensitivity phenotyping and genotyping assays.

Blake, J., Gosling, P., Fraaije, B., Burnett, FJ., Knight, S., Kildea, S. & Paveley, N., 24 Oct 2017, In : Pest Management Science. 74, 2, p. 302 - 313 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Mycosphaerella graminicola
quinones
genotyping
dose response
fungicides
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of probabilistic disease forecasts

Hughes, G. & Burnett, FJ., 14 Jul 2017, In : Phytopathology. 107, 10, p. 1136 - 1143 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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disease control
plant diseases and disorders
decision making
degradation
2016
7 Citations (Scopus)

Characterisation of Ramularia collo-cygni laboratory mutants resistant to succinate dehydrogenase inhibitors

Piotrowska, MJ., Fountaine, JM., Ennos, RA., Kaczmarek, M. & Burnett, FJ., 16 Nov 2016, In : Pest Management Science. 73, p. 1187 - 1196 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

succinate dehydrogenase (quinone)
Ramularia
Cygnus
mutants
United Kingdom
6 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Control of clubroot (Plasmodiophora brassicae) in oilseed rape using varietal resistance and soil amendments

McGrann, GRD., Gladders, P., Smith, JA. & Burnett, FJ., Feb 2016, In : Field Crops Research. 186, p. 146 - 156

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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varietal resistance
Plasmodiophora brassicae
soil amendments
Brassica napus
calcium cyanamide
8 Citations (Scopus)

Development and use of microsatellite markers to study diversity, reproduction and population genetic structure of the cereal pathogen Ramularia collo-cygni

Piotrowska, MJ., Ennos, RA., Fountaine, JM., Burnett, FJ., Kaczmarek, M. & Hoebe, PN., 2016, In : Fungal Genetics and Biology. 87, p. 64 - 71

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ramularia
Cygnus
population genetics
microsatellite repeats
pathogens
10 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling phosphorus efficiency within diverse dairy farming systems - pollutant and non-renewable resource?

March, MD., Toma, L., Stott, AW. & Roberts, DJ., 1 Jun 2016, In : Ecological Indicators. 69, p. 667 - 676 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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nonrenewable resources
dairy farming
farming systems
pollutants
phosphorus
7 Citations (Scopus)

Prediction of intramuscular fat content using CT scanning of packaged lamb cuts and relationships with meat eating quality

Lambe, NR., McLean, KA., Gordon, J., Evans, D., Clelland, N. & Bunger, L., 21 Sep 2016, In : Meat Science. 123, p. 112 - 119 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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intramuscular fat
computed tomography
lambs
lipid content
ingestion
14 Citations (Scopus)

Proposal for a unified nomenclature for target site mutations associated with resistance to fungicides

Mair, W., Lopez-Ruiz, F., Stammler, G., Clark, W., Burnett, FJ., Hollomon, D., Ishii, H., Thind, TS., Brown, JKM., Fraaije, B., Cools, H., Shaw, M., Fillinger, S., Walker, AS., Mellado, EM., Schnabel, G., Mehl, A. & Oliver, RP., 16 Jun 2016, In : Pest Management Science. 72, 8, p. 1449 - 1459 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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fungicide resistance
mutation
amino acids
fungicides
proteins
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Resolution of probabilistic weather forecasts with application in disease management

Hughes, G., McRoberts, N. & Burnett, FJ., 22 Dec 2016, In : Phytopathology. 107, 2, p. 158 - 162 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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weather
entropy
forecast
risk factor
divergence
2015

Are by-product feed systems appropriate for high producing dairy cows?

March, MD., Chagunda, MGG., Flockhart, JF. & Roberts, DJ., Aug 2015, p. 264. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Information graphs for binary predictors

Hughes, G., McRoberts, N. & Burnett, FJ., 2015, In : Phytopathology. 105, 1, p. 9 - 17 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Entropy
Crop Protection
Datasets
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Integrating experience, evidence and expertise in the crop protection decision process

Hughes, G. & Burnett, FJ., 2015, In : Plant Disease. 99, 9, p. 1197 - 1203 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File

Novel dairy systems as an adaptation to diminishing phosphate resources

March, MD., Roberts, DJ., Stott, AW. & Toma, L., Aug 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

The relationship between water intake and oestrus behaviour in dairy cows

Barrenho, G., Chagunda, MGG., March, MD. & Roberts, DJ., Apr 2015, p. 154. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2014
1 Citation (Scopus)

An innovative approach to integrated training for smallholder dairying

Chagunda, MGG., Munthali, DP., Gondwe, TN., Wood, B. & Roberts, DJ., 2014, In : Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 20, 4, p. 413 - 428 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malawi
milk production
animal breeding
farmers
food security
21 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Current trends in British dairy management regimens

March, MD., Haskell, MJ., Chagunda, MGG., Langford, FM. & Roberts, DJ., 2014, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 97, 12, p. 7985 - 7994 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
dairies
farmers
farms
summer
herd size
4 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
life cycle assessment
greenhouse gases
economics
farms
greenhouse gas emissions
spring barley
winter wheat
fungicides
disease control
wheat
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Disease risk curves

Hughes, G., Burnett, FJ. & Havis, ND., Nov 2013, In : Phytopathology. 103, 11, p. 1108 - 1114 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Crop Protection
16 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental efficiency of alternative dairy systems: a productive efficiency approach

Toma, L., March, MD., Stott, AW. & Roberts, DJ., 2013, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 96, 11, p. 7014 - 7031 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dairies
genetic merit
genotype-environment interaction
greenhouse gas emissions
surpluses
19 Citations (Scopus)

Measurement of enteric methane from ruminants using a hand-held laser methane detector

Chagunda, MGG., Ross, DW., Rooke, JA., Yan, T., Douglas, J., Poret, L., McEwen, NR., Teeranavattanakul, P. & Roberts, DJ., 2013, In : Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section A - Animal Science. 63, 2, p. 68 - 75 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methane
detectors
lasers
ruminants
hands
7 Citations (Scopus)
microclimate
dairy cattle
cows
weather
humidity
2012
21 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
gestation period
calves
dystocia
cattle
social environment
34 Citations (Scopus)

Control of foliar diseases in barley: towards an integrated approach

Walters, DR., Avrova, A., Bingham, IJ., Burnett, FJ., Fountaine, J., Havis, ND., Hoad, SP., Hughes, G., Looseley, M., Oxley, SJP., Renwick, A., Topp, CFE. & Newton, A., 2012, In : European Journal of Plant Pathology. 133, p. 33 - 73 41 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
foliar diseases
barley
fungicides
disease control
risk assessment process
11 Citations (Scopus)

Dairy cow feeding space requirements assessed in a Y-maze choice test

Rioja-Lang, FC., Roberts, DJ., Healy, SD., Lawrence, AB. & Haskell, MJ., 2012, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 95, 7, p. 3954 - 3960 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cow feeding
dairy cows
cows
palatability
testing

Predisposing factors for involuntary culling in Holstein-Friesian dairy cows

Chiumia, D., Chagunda, MGG., MacRae, AI. & Roberts, DJ., 2012, In : Journal of Dairy Research. 80, 1, p. 45 - 50 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

culling (animals)
Holstein
dairy cows
cows
odds ratio
22 Citations (Scopus)

Status of dairy cow management and fertility in smallholder farms in Malawi

Banda, LJ., Kamwanja, LA., Chagunda, MGG., Ashworth, CJ. & Roberts, DJ., 2012, In : Tropical Animal Health and Production. 44, 4, p. 715 - 727 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
small farms
Malawi
dairy cows
farmers
dairies

The perceived impact of climate change and variability on smallholder dairy production in northern Malawi

Kasulo, V., Chikagwa-Malunga, S., Chagunda, MGG. & Roberts, DJ., 2012, In : African Journal of Agriculture Research. 7(34), p. 4830 - 4837 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Malawi
milk production
climate change
farmers
rain
2011
20 Citations (Scopus)

Smallholder dairy production in Northern Malawi: production practices and constraints

Tebug, SF., Kasulo, V., Chikagwa-Malunga, S., Wiedemann, S., Roberts, DJ. & Chagunda, MGG., 2011, In : Tropical Animal Health and Production. 44, 1, p. 55 - 62 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Malawi
milk production
farmers
dairy farming
herd size
2010
40 Citations (Scopus)

Are cows more likely to lie down the longer they stand?

Tolkamp, BJ., Haskell, MJ., Langford, FM., Roberts, DJ. & Morgan, CA., 2010, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 124, p. 1 - 10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Risk factors for culling Holstein-Friesian dairy cows

Bell, M., Wall, E., Russell, G., Roberts, DJ. & Simm, G., 2010, In : Veterinary Record. 167, p. 238 - 240 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

culling (animals)
risk factors
Holstein
dairy cows
calving
8 Citations (Scopus)
2009

Comparison of two methods of assessing dairy cow body condition score

Bewley, JM., Boyce, RE., Roberts, DJ., Coffey, MP. & Schutz, MM., 2009, In : Journal of Dairy Research. 77, p. 95 - 98 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Dairy cows trade-off feed quality with proximity to a dominant individual in Y-maze choice tests

Rioja-Lang, FC., Roberts, DJ., Healy, SD., Lawrence, AB. & Haskell, MJ., 2009, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 117, p. 159 - 164 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of genotype and feeding regime on enteric methane, non-milk nitrogen and performance of dairy cows during the winter feeding period

Chagunda, MGG., Romer, DAM. & Roberts, DJ., 2009, In : Livestock Science. 122, 2-3, p. 323 - 332 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methane
production technology
dairy cows
milk production
winter
40 Citations (Scopus)

On the use of a laser methane detector in dairy cows

Chagunda, MGG., Ross, DW. & Roberts, DJ., 2009, In : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 68, p. 157 - 160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008
40 Citations (Scopus)

Cow body shape and automation of condition scoring

Halachmi, I., Polak, P., Roberts, DJ. & Klopcic, M., 2008, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 91, p. 4444 - 4451 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Citations (Scopus)

Potential for estimation of body condition scores in dairy cattle from digital images

Bewley, JM., Peacock, AM., Lewis, O., Boyce, RE., Roberts, DJ., Coffey, MP., Kenyon, SJ. & Schutz, MM., 2008, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 91, p. 3439 - 3453 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2007
9 Citations (Scopus)

Asssessment and improvement of the efficiency of nitrogen use on commercial dairy farms

Roberts, DJ., Leach, KA. & Goldie, J., 2007, In : International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability. 5, p. 295 - 304 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle