CSS : Crop Improvement & Agronomy

Research Output

2020

Mitigating nitrous oxide emissions from agricultural soils by precision management

Rees, RM., Maire, JM., Florence, A., Cowan, N., Skiba, U. M., van der Weerden, T. & Ju, X., 2 Mar 2020, In : Frontiers of Agricultural Science and Engineering. 7, 1, p. 75-80 6 p.

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Quantifying uncertainty and bridging the scaling gap in the retrieval of leaf area index by coupling Sentinel-2 and UAV observations

Revill, A., Florence, A., MacArthur, A., Hoad, SP., Rees, RM. & Williams, M., 6 Jun 2020, In : Remote Sensing. 12, 11, 20 p., 1843.

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Relationship between specific weight of spring barley and malt quality

Hoyle, AH., Brennan, M., Pitts, N., Jackson, G. E. & Hoad, SP., 21 May 2020, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 95, 103006.

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Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2020/21

Hoad, SP., 1 Jan 2020, 2020/21 ed. SRUC: SRUC. 6 p.

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Using genome resequencing to investigate racial structure, genetic diversity, sexual reproduction and hybridisation in the pine pathogen Dothistroma septosporum

Ennos, R., Sjokvist, E. S., Piotrowska, MJ., Riddell, C. & Hoebe, PN., Jun 2020, In : Fungal Ecology. 45, 100921.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2019

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

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Cereal varieties: summer 2019 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update

Hoad, SP., Jun 2019, 14 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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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.

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Development and quality of barley husk adhesion correlates with changes in caryopsis cuticle biosynthesis and composition

Brennan, M., Hedley, P. E., Topp, CFE., Morris, J., Ramsay, L., Mitchell, S., Shepherd, T., Thomas, W. & Hoad, SP., 24 May 2019, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 10, 672.

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Gross N transformation rates and related N2O emissions in Chinese and UK agricultural soils

Zhu, G., Song, X., Ju, X., Zhang, J., Muller, C., Sylvester-Bradley, R., Thorman, R., Bingham, IJ. & Rees, RM., 20 May 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 666, p. 176-186 11 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Increased grain density of spring barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) is associated with an increase in grain nitrogen

Hoyle, AH., Brennan, M., Jackson, G. & Hoad, SP., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 89, 102797.

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In sink-limited spring barley crops, light interception by green canopy does not need protection against foliar disease for the entire duration of grain filling

Bingham, IJ., Young, C., Bounds, P. & Paveley, N. D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Field Crops Research. 239, p. 124-134 11 p.

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Specific weight of barley grains is determined by traits affecting packing efficiency and by grain density

Hoyle, A., Brennan, M., Jackson, G. & Hoad, SP., 30 Mar 2019, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 99, 5, p. 2548-2555 8 p.

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The quality of barley husk-caryopsis adhesion is not correlated with caryopsis cuticle permeability

Brennan, M., Paterson, L., Baharudin, A. A. A., Stanisz-Migal, M. & Hoebe, PN., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Plant Physiology. 243, 153054.

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The role of genetics in mainstreaming the production of new and orphan crops to diversify food systems and support human nutrition

Dawson, IK., Powell, W., Hendre, P., Bancic, JB., Hickey, JM., Kindt, R., Hoad, SP., Hale, I. & Jamnadass, R., Oct 2019, In : New Phytologist. 224, 1, p. 37-54 18 p.

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The value of Sentinel-2 spectral bands for the assessment of winter wheat growth and development

Revill, A., Florence, A., MacArthur, A., Hoad, SP., Rees, RM. & Williams, M., 31 Aug 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 17, 19 p., 2050.

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Use of Raman microspectroscopy to predict malting barley husk adhesion quality

Brennan, M., McDonald, A. & Topp, CFE., 19 Jun 2019, In : Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 139, p. 587-590 4 p.

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Variation in light interception traits in European spring barley landraces

Florence, A., Ennos, RA., Hoad, SP. & Hoebe, PN., 1 Sep 2019, In : Field Crops Research. 241, 107549.

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2018

Cereal varieties: summer 2018 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update 2018

Hoad, SP., Jun 2018, 13 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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Demographic quantification of carbon and nitrogen dynamics associated with root turnover in white clover

Scott, GD., Baddeley, JA., Watson, CA. & Robinson, D., 11 Jan 2018, In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 41, 9, p. 2045 - 2056 12 p.

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Determining the role of the phytotoxic secondary metabolite rubellin D in the pathology of Ramularia collo-cygni, the fungus responsible for Ramularia leaf spot disease of barley

Dussart, F., Hoebe, PN., McGrann, GRD. & Spoel, SH., 2018, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2018. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 97-102

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Genome-based discovery of polyketide-derived secondary metabolism pathways in the barley pathogen Ramularia collo-cygni

Dussart, F., Douglas, R., Sjokvist, E., Hoebe, PN., Spoel, SH. & McGrann, GRD., 20 Jul 2018, In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 31, 9, p. 962 - 975 14 p.

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Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2019

Hoad, SP., Dec 2018, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2019)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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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.

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Supporting UK malting barley with improved market intelligence on grain skinning

Hoad, S., Gilchrist, A., Glacken, L., Sladden, J., Crawford, CE. & Christie, A., Mar 2018, PR592 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 52 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

UAV-based approaches for crop parameter retrievals

Florence, A., Hoad, SP., Rees, RM., Revill, A., MacArthur, A. & Williams, M., 5 Nov 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Wheat Ear Sterility Project (WESP)

Hoad, SP., Berry, S., Bequain, C., Dodds, M., Flatman, E., Freeman, C., Granger, R., Jack, P., Laurie, D. A., Simmonds, J., Uauy, C. & Wilson, GW., Sep 2018, PR599 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 105 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

2017

A genome wide analysis of key genes controlling diastatic power activity in UK barley (DPGENES)

Hoad, SP., Joanne Russell, Mark Looseley, Micha Bayer, Hazel Bull, Luke Ramsay, William Thomas, Allan Booth, Jenny Morris, Pete Hedley, Linde Hess & James Brosnan, Oct 2017, PR583 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 20 p.

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Cereal varieties: summer 2017 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update 2017

Hoad, SP., Jun 2017, 16 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

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Determinants of spring barley yield in a high yield potential environment

Kennedy, SP., Bingham, IJ. & Spink, JH., Jan 2017, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 155, 1, p. 60 - 80 21 p.

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Effects of grain skinning on the malting performance of barley

Okoro, PO., Brennan, M., Bryce, J. H. J., Houston, K. K., Smith, P. P. & Hoad, SP., Sep 2017, p. 7-11.

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Fungicide sensitivity of Dothistroma septosporum isolates in the UK

Piotrowska, MJ., Ennos, RA., Riddell, C. & Hoebe, PN., 6 Apr 2017, In : Forest Pathology. 47, 2, e12314.

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Legume-based green manure crops

Baddeley, J. A., Pappa, V. A., Pristeri, A., Bergkvist, G., Monti, M., Reckling, M., Schläfke, N. & Watson, C. A., 2017, Legumes in Cropping Systems. Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Watson, C. A. (eds.). CABI International, p. 125-138 14 p.

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Physiological traits determining yield tolerance of wheat to foliar diseases

van den Berg, F., Paveley, ND., Bingham, IJ. & van den Bosch, F., 10 Oct 2017, In : Phytopathology. 107, 12, p. 1468 - 1478 11 p.

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Planting exotic relatives has increased the threat posed by Dothistroma septosporum to the Caledonian pine populations of Scotland

Piotrowska, MJ., Riddell, C., Hoebe, PN. & Ennos, RA., 10 Nov 2017, In : Evolutionary Applications. 11, 3, p. 350 - 363 14 p.

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Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2018

Hoad, SP., Dec 2017, 5 p. (Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2018)

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Weeds in organic fertility-building leys: aspects of species richness and weed management

Döring, TF., Storkey, J., Baddeley, JA., Collins, RP., Crowley, O., Howlett, SA., Jones, HE., McCalman, H., Measures, M., Pearce, H., Roderick, S., Watson, CA. & Wolfe, MS., 1 Dec 2017, In : Organic Farming. 3, 1, p. 51 - 65 15 p.

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2016

A comparative nitrogen balance and productivity analysis of legume and non-legume supported cropping systems: the potential role of biological nitrogen fixation

Iannetta, PPM., Young, M., Bachinger, J., Bergkvist, G., Doltra, J., Lopez-Bellido, RJ., Monti, M., Pappa, VA., Reckling, M., Topp, CFE., Walker, RL., Rees, RM., Watson, CA., James, EK., Squire, GR. & Begg, GS., 21 Nov 2016, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 7, 1700

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Assessment of agricultural crops and natural vegetation in Scotland for energy production by anaerobic digestion and hydrothermal liquefaction

Biller, P., Lawson, D., Madsen, RB., Becker, J., Iverson, BB. & Glasius, M., 13 Dec 2016, In : Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery. 7, 4, p. 1 -

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Cereal varieties: summer 2016 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update 2016

Hoad, SP., Jun 2016, 15 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

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Changes in leaf microbiome linked to disease susceptibility

Gravouil, CEL., Vincent, M., Havis, ND., Hoebe, PN. & Hoad, SP., 2016, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2016. p. 177-182

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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

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Hull to caryopsis adhesion and grain skinning in malting barley: identification of key growth stages in the adhesion process

Hoad, SP., Brennan, M., Wilson, GW. & Cochrane, MP., 2016, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 68, p. 8 - 15

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Optimizing the malting conditions of landrace six-row Arupo S barley adapted to grow in tropical Nigeria

Agu, RC., Okolo, BN., Okoro, PM., Goodfellow, V. & Bryce, JH., 2016, In : Journal of the American Society of Brewing Chemists. 74, 3, p. 206-211 6 p.

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SRUC Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2017

Hoad, SP., Dec 2016, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2017)

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Trade-offs between economic and environmental impacts of introducing legumes into cropping systems

Reckling, M., Bergkvist, G., Watson, CA., Stoddard, FL., Zander, PM., Walker, RL., Pristeri, A., Toncea, I. & Bachinger, J., 23 May 2016, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 7, 669, p. 1 - 15 15 p.

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