Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1972 2020

1972
2 Citations (Scopus)

A survey of dairy herd rations in aberdeenshire

Thompson, J. K., Gelman, A. L., Warren, R. W. & Petchey, A. M., Jan 1972, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 23, 1, p. 21-28 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrient deficiencies
dairy herds
Minerals
Food
Phosphorus
1976
1 Citation (Scopus)

Letter: Pneumonia in single-suckled calves.

Dyson, D. A. & Linklater, K. A., 20 Mar 1976, In : The Veterinary Record. 98, 12, p. 244-245 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Rodent vectors of Salmonella.

Hunter, A. G., Linklater, K. A. & Scott, J. A., 21 Aug 1976, In : The Veterinary Record. 99, 8, p. 145-146 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1977
2 Citations (Scopus)

Acute myopathy in outwintered cattle.

Linklater, K. A., 9 Apr 1977, In : The Veterinary Record. 100, 15, p. 312-315 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

muscular diseases
alpha-Tocopherol
Muscular Diseases
Selenium
alpha-tocopherol
6 Citations (Scopus)

A survey of rotaviruses in sheep in Scotland.

Snodgrass, D. R., Herring, J. A., Linklater, K. A. & Dyson, D. A., 16 Apr 1977, In : The Veterinary Record. 100, 16, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Faecal thiaminase in clinically normal sheep associated with outbreaks of polioencephalomalacia

Linklater, K. A., Dyson, D. A. & Morgan, K. T., 1 Jan 1977, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 22, 3, p. 308-312 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

thiaminase II
thiaminase
Disease Outbreaks
Sheep
flocks

The intake of steers and heifers fed on mixtures of alkali-treated or untreated straw with grass silage

Petchey, A. M. & Mbatya, P. B. A., Dec 1977, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 2, 4, p. 315-326 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grass silage
alkalis
heifers
straw
silage
1978
25 Citations (Scopus)

Pulpy kidney disease and its diagnosis by histological examination.

Buxton, D., Linklater, K. A. & Dyson, D. A., 18 Mar 1978, In : The Veterinary Record. 102, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

The performance of sows and litters penned individually or grouped in late lactation

Petchey, A. M., Dodsworth, T. L. & English, P. R., Oct 1978, In : Animal Production. 27, 2, p. 215-221 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

late lactation
litters (young animals)
sows
piglets
litter size
1979
4 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of undried and dried fish-protein hydrolysate as a protein source for calf milk replacers

Petchey, A. M., Owen, J. B., Mackie, I. M., Ritchie, A. H. & Ørskov, E. R., Apr 1979, In : Animal Production. 28, 2, p. 191-198 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fish protein hydrolysate
dried fish
protein sources
calves
dairy protein
13 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental challenge infection of ewes following a field outbreak of Border disease

Vantsis, J. T., Linklater, K. A., Rennie, J. C. & Barlow, R. M., Jul 1979, In : Journal of Comparative Pathology. 89, 3, p. 331-339 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Border Disease
Border disease virus
border disease
Disease Outbreaks
ewes
37 Citations (Scopus)

Field studies on enzootic abortion of ewes in south east Scotland.

Linklater, K. A. & Dyson, D. A., 27 Oct 1979, In : The Veterinary Record. 105, 17, p. 387-389 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

abortion (animals)
Induced Abortion
Scotland
ewes
flocks
8 Citations (Scopus)

Problems in the diagnosis of acute coenurosis in sheep.

Dyson, D. A. & Linklater, K. A., 9 Jun 1979, In : The Veterinary Record. 104, 23, p. 528-529 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Sow service in lactation: An analysis of data from one herd

Petchey, A. M. & Jolly, G. M., Oct 1979, In : Animal Production. 29, 2, p. 183-191 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sows
data analysis
lactation
herds
estrus
4 Citations (Scopus)

Spontaneous renal disease resembling hyperoxaluria in young lambs.

Linklater, K. A. & Angus, K. W., 12 May 1979, In : The Veterinary Record. 104, 19, p. 429-431 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperoxaluria
Oxalates
oxalates
kidney diseases
lambs
11 Citations (Scopus)

The definition of border disease: problems for the diagnostician.

Barlow, R. M., Vantsis, J. T., Gardiner, A. C. & Linklater, K. A., 14 Apr 1979, In : The Veterinary Record. 104, 15, p. 334-336 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Border Disease
border disease
Border disease virus
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Viruses
breeds
1980
7 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the effects of boar presence on the performance of sows and their litters when penned as groups in late lactation

Petchey, A. M. & English, P. R., Aug 1980, In : Animal Production. 31, 1, p. 107-109 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

late lactation
boars
sows
estrus
weaning
3 Citations (Scopus)

Condemnation of sheep due to ascariasis.

Mitchell, G. B. & Linklater, K. A., 19 Jul 1980, In : The Veterinary Record. 107, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Free-choice feeding of cattle on swedes and grass silage

Petchey, A. M. & Mohammed, H. H., Aug 1980, In : Animal Production. 31, 1, p. 51-55 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

choice feeding
grass silage
silage
dry matter intake
cattle
22 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of challenge with homologous and heterologous strains of Border disease virus on ewes with previous experience of the disease

Vantsis, J. T., Barlow, R. M., Gardiner, A. C. & Linklater, K. A., Jan 1980, In : Journal of Comparative Pathology. 90, 1, p. 39-45 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Border Disease
Border disease virus
border disease
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Viruses
ewes
16 Citations (Scopus)

The performance of fattening cattle offered barley and grass silage in various proportions either as discrete feeds or as a complete diet

Petchey, A. M. & Broadbent, P. J., Dec 1980, In : Animal Production. 31, 3, p. 251-257 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

grass silage
finishing
barley
cattle
diet
1982

Alopecia in housed ewes.

Linklater, K. A. & Rogerson, T., 12 Jun 1982, In : The Veterinary Record. 110, 24, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of some husbandry practices on the physical properties of spring barley grain

Taylor, B. R. & Blackett, G. A., Feb 1982, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 33, 2, p. 133-139 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

spring barley
Hordeum
physical properties
Weights and Measures
sieves
6 Citations (Scopus)

Long-acting oxytetracycline in the treatment of enzootic abortion of ewes

Greig, A., Linklater, K. A. & Dyson, D. A., 1 Jan 1982, In : Veterinary Record. 111, 19, p. 445-446 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Performance of calves fed on milk replacers containing fish protein hydrolysate

Petchey, A. M., Mar 1982, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 7, 2, p. 141-146 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fish protein hydrolysate
calves
milk
mackerel
skim milk
4 Citations (Scopus)

Pneumonia in sheep associated with dipping in carbolic dips

Linklater, K. A., Angus, K. W., Mitchell, B., Spence, J. A., Rowland, A. C. & Hunter, A. R., 1 Jan 1982, In : Veterinary Record. 110, 2, p. 33-36 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of Rhizobium inoculation on white clover in improved hill soils in the United Kingdom

Newbould, P., Holding, A. J., Davies, G. J., Rangeley, A., Copeman, G. J. F., Davies, A., Frame, J., Haystead, A., Herriott, J. B. D., Holmes, J. C., Lowe, J. F., Parker, J. W. G., Waterson, H. A., Wildig, J., Wray, J. P. & Younie, D., Dec 1982, In : The Journal of Agricultural Science. 99, 3, p. 591-610 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medicago
Rhizobium
Trifolium repens
United Kingdom
Soil
1983
12 Citations (Scopus)

Abortion in sheep associated with Salmonella montevideo infection.

Linklater, K. A., 16 Apr 1983, In : The Veterinary Record. 112, 16, p. 372-374 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salmonella Montevideo
abortion (animals)
Salmonella Infections
Scotland
ewes
11 Citations (Scopus)

Differential diagnosis of scouring in lambs.

Mitchell, G. & Linklater, K., Jan 1983, In : In Practice. 5, 1, p. 4-12 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Salmonella montevideo infection in sheep and cattle in Scotland, 1970–81

Sharp, J. C. M., Reilly, W. J., Linklater, K. A., Inglis, D. M., Johnston, W. S. & Miller, J. K., Apr 1983, In : Journal of Hygiene. 90, 2, p. 225-232 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Salmonella Infections
Scotland
Sheep
Infection
Birds
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sheep housing and health.

Linklater, K. A. & Watson, G. A., 10 Dec 1983, In : Veterinary Record. 113, 24, p. 560-564 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1984
8 Citations (Scopus)

Outbreak of psoroptic mange in cattle

Linklater, K. A. & Gillespie, I. D., 1 Jan 1984, In : Veterinary Record. 115, 9, p. 211-212 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Persistent orf in a ram

Greig, A., Linklater, K. A. & Clark, W. A., 1 Jan 1984, In : Veterinary Record. 115, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1985
32 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterial penetration of the recently oviposited shell of hens' eggs

Sparks, N., May 1985, In : Australian Veterinary Journal. 62, 5, p. 169-170

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Field studies on the efficacy of a long acting preparation of oxytetracycline in controlling outbreaks of enzootic abortion of sheep

Greig, A. & Linklater, K. A., 1 Jan 1985, In : Veterinary Record. 117, 24, p. 627-628 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Histophilus ovis epididymitis in a ram in the UK.

Low, J. C. & Graham, M. M., 20 Jul 1985, In : The Veterinary Record. 117, 3, p. 64-65 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Listeriosis in sheep.

Low, C. & Linklater, K., Mar 1985, In : In Practice. p. 66-67 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Salmonellae in sewage sludge and abattoir effluent in South-east Scotland

Linklater, K. A., Graham, M. M. & Sharp, J. C. M., Jun 1985, In : Journal of Hygiene. 94, 3, p. 301-307 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Abattoirs
Scotland
Sewage
Salmonella
Animal Salmonella Infections
1986
2 Citations (Scopus)

Genetical analysis of a barley mutant with reduced height and increased diastatic power

Ellis, R. P., Powell, W., Swanston, J. S. & Thomas, C. E., 1986, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 106, 3, p. 619-621 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Neurogenic diabetes insipidus in a sheep

Thomson, J. R., Anderson, D. H. & Gilmour, J. S., Jan 1986, In : Journal of Comparative Pathology. 96, 1, p. 119-124 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hypogravity
diabetes insipidus
Neurogenic Diabetes Insipidus
Polydipsia
Water Deprivation
3 Citations (Scopus)

Sesame agronomy in south-east tanzania. i. plant population and sowing method

Taylor, B. R. & Chambi, J. Y., Jul 1986, In : Experimental Agriculture. 22, 3, p. 243-251 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sesamum indicum
agronomy
Tanzania
sowing
seeds
5 Citations (Scopus)

Sesame agronomy in south-east tanzania. II. Intercropping with sorghum

Taylor, B. R., Jul 1986, In : Experimental Agriculture. 22, 3, p. 253-261 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sesamum indicum
agronomy
intercropping
Tanzania
crop yield
1 Citation (Scopus)

Sesame agronomy in south-east tanzania. III. The effect of nitrogen and phosphorus on seed yield and oil content

Taylor, B. R., Lamboll, D. & Kafiriti, E., Jul 1986, In : Experimental Agriculture. 22, 3, p. 263-268 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

agronomy
seed oils
Tanzania
seed yield
lipid content
1 Citation (Scopus)

The choice of groundnut (arachis hypogaea) varieties by smallholders in South-East Tanzania. I. Observations on different varieties

Preston, S. R., Simons, J. H. & Taylor, B. R., Jul 1986, In : Experimental Agriculture. 22, 3, p. 269-278 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arachis hypogaea
Tanzania
peanuts
seed dormancy
Mycosphaerella berkeleyi
2 Citations (Scopus)

The Choice of Groundnut (Arachis hypogaea) Varieties by Smallholders in South-east Tanzania. II. Variety × Spacing and Variety × Sowing Date Interactions

Preston, S. R., Taylor, B. R. & Simons, J. H., Jul 1986, In : Experimental Agriculture. 22, 3, p. 279-287 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arachis hypogaea
sowing date
Tanzania
peanuts
spatial distribution

The habitat preferences of grassland spiders as identified using Detrended Correspondence Analysis (DECORANA).

Rushton, SP., Topping, CJ. & Eyre, MD., 1986, In : Bulletin of the British Arachnological Society. 7, p. 165 - 170 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1987
1 Citation (Scopus)

A field trial of ovine enzootic abortion vaccine

Linklater, K. A., Low, J. C. & Hosie, B. D., 1 Jan 1987, In : Veterinary Record. 121, 13, p. 303-304 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Structure, morphology and crystal growth of anisotropic magnetite crystals in magnetotactic bacteria

Mann, S., Sparks, N. & Blakemore, R. P., 22 Sep 1987, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 231, 1265, p. 477-487

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
magnetite
Crystallization
crystals
Bacteria

The physiological action of Azadirachtin in the locust, Locusta migratoria.

Evans, KA. & Mordue, AJ., 1987, Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships . p. 43-48

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1988

Analysis in agricultural sciences

Cook, R., Berrow, M. L., Atkinson, D., Sinclair, A. H., Reaves, G. A., Brown, K. W. M., Burns, I. G. & Smith, A., 1 Dec 1988, In : Analytical Proceedings. 25, 4, p. 115-126 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle