Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1976 2020

2019
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Nitrogen use efficiency and N2O and NH3 losses attributed to three fertiliser types applied to an intensively managed silage crop

Cowan, N., Levy, P., Moring, A., Simmons, I., Bache, C., Stephens, A., Marinheiro, J., Brichet, J., Song, L., Pickard, A., McNeill, C., McDonald, R., Maire, J., Loubet, B., Voylokov, P., Sutton, M. & Skiba, U., 13 Dec 2019, In : Biogeosciences. 16, 23, p. 4731-4745 15 p., 16.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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silage
nutrient use efficiency
nitrous oxide
urea
ammonium nitrate
6 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Nitrogen use efficiency and nitrous oxide emissions from five UK fertilised grasslands

Cardenas, LM., Bhogal, A., Chadwick, DR., McGeough, K., Misselbrook, T., Rees, RM., Thorman, RE., Watson, CJ., Williams, JR., Smith, KA. & Calvet, S., 15 Apr 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 661, p. 696 - 710 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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nutrient use efficiency
nitrous oxide
grasslands
calcium ammonium nitrate
dicyandiamide
5 Citations (Scopus)

Non-additive responses of soil C and N to rice straw and hairy vetch (Vicia villosa roth L) mixtures in a paddy soil

Zhou, G., Cao, W., Bai, J., Xu, C., Zeng, N., Gao, S. & Rees, RM., 1 Mar 2019, In : Plant and Soil. 436, 1-2, p. 229-244 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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straw
rice
soil
global warming
greenhouse gas
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Not all saponins have a greater antiprotozoal activity than their related sapogenins

Ramos-Morales, E., Lyons, L., de la Fuente, G., Braganca, R. & Newbold, C. J., Jul 2019, In : FEMS Microbiology Letters. 366, 13, fnz144.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Sapogenins
Saponins
Rumen
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Novel picornavirus in lambs with severe encephalomyelitis

Forth, L. F., Scholes, S. F. E., Pesavento, P. A., Jackson, K., Mackintosh, A., Carson, A., Howie, F., Schlottau, K., Wernike, K., Pohlmann, A., Höper, D. & Beer, M., May 2019, In : Emerging Infectious Diseases. 25, 5, p. 963-967 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Picornaviridae
Encephalomyelitis
Metagenomics
Encephalitis
Neurologic Manifestations

Novel statistical methods to improve analysis of laser methane detector data

Brocklehurst, S., Hargreaves, PR. & March, MD., Apr 2019, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Vol. 10. 1 p. 157. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

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

laser
methane
diet
livestock
respiration

Nutritional strategies to reduce methane emissions from cattle: effects on meat eating quality and retail shelf life of loin steaks

Richardson, I., Duthie, C-A., Hyslop, JJ., Rooke, JA. & Roehe, R., Jul 2019, In : Meat Science. 153, p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

loins (meat cut)
steaks
methane
shelf life
nitrates
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Odour conditioning of positive affective states: rats can learn to associate an odour with being tickled

Bombail, V., Jerome, N., Lam, H., Muszlak, S., Meddle, S. L., Lawrence, AB. & Nielsen, B. L., 12 Jun 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 6, e0212829.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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conditioned behavior
Odors
Rats
odors
rats
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Opportunities and challenges for real-time management (RTM) in extensive livestock systems

Waterhouse, A., Holland, JP., McLaren, A., Arthur, R., Duthie, C-A., Kodam, S. & Wishart, HM., Aug 2019, Precision Livestock Farming '19. Proceedings of the European Conference in Precision Livestock Farming.. O'Brien, B., Hennessy, D. & Shalloo, L. (eds.). p. 20-26 7 p. 155

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

Open Access
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time management
livestock
sensors (equipment)
information management
collars
2 Citations (Scopus)

Oxygen regulates nitrous oxide production directly in agricultural soils

Song, X., Ju, X., Topp, CFE. & Rees, RM., 5 Nov 2019, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 53, 21, p. 12539-12547 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nitrous Oxide
agricultural soils
nitrous oxide
Soil
Oxygen
1 Citation (Scopus)

Perception and partnership: Developing forest resilience on private estates

Bowditch, E., McMorran, R., Bryce, R. & Smith, M., Feb 2019, In : Forestry Policy and Economics. 99, p. 110-122 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

upland region
ecosystem approach
private land
landownership
capacity building

Performance, longevity and financial impacts of removing productive ewes early from mountain flocks

Wishart, HM., Morgan-Davies, C., Waterhouse, A. & McCracken, DI., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 428 1 p.

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

economic impact
ewes
flocks
mountains
culling (animals)
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Performance evaluation of highly admixed Tanzanian smallholder dairy cattle using SNP derived kinship matrix

Mujibi, F. DN., Rao, J., Agaba, M., Nyambo, D., Cheruiyot, E. K., Kihara, A., Zgang, Y. & Mrode, RA., 26 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 22 p., 375.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Tanzania
Guernsey
Milk
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
1 Citation (Scopus)

Phenotypic and genetic analysis of milk and serum element concentrations in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., Sneddon, A. A., McNeilly, T. N., Bashir, S., Mitchell, M. C. & Wall, E., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 12, p. 11180-11192 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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genetic techniques and protocols
Milk
dairy cows
milk
blood serum
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Pig farmers’ willingness to pay for management strategies to reduce aggression between pigs

Peden, RSE., Akaichi, F., Camerlink, I., Boyle, L. & Turner, SP., 8 Nov 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 11, 22 p., e0224924.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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willingness to pay
Aggression
aggression
Animals
Swine
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Placing Rwanda’s agriculture boom: trust, women empowerment and policy impact in maize agricultural cooperatives

Meador, JE. & O'Brien, D. J., Aug 2019, In : Food Security. 11, 4, p. 869-880 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Rwanda
agricultural cooperative
smallholder
empowerment
Agriculture

Playful pigs: early life play-fighting experience influences later life contest dynamics

Weller, J. E., Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., Dec 2019, In : Animal Behaviour. 158, p. 269-279 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fighting
pig
swine
weaning
Sus scrofa

Policy and practice certainty for effective uptake of diffuse pollution practices in a light-touch regulated country

Knook, JK., Dynes, R., Pinxterhuis, I., de Klein, C. A. M., Eory, V., Brander, M. & Moran, D., 19 Dec 2019, In : Environmental Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Pollution
Decision making
decision making
typology
Water quality
Open Access
greenhouse gas emissions
Scotland
livestock
agriculture
breeds

Population genetic structure of Microdochium majus and Microdochium nivale associated with foot rot of cereals in the Czech Republic and adaptation to penthiopyrad

Matusinsky, P., Scobodova, L. L., Havis, ND., Hess, M. & Tvaruzek, L., 8 Sep 2019, In : European Journal of Plant Pathology. 155, 1, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microdochium
Monographella nivalis
Czech Republic
population genetics
snow molds

Post-glacial colonization of northern coastal habitat by bottlenose dolphins: A marine leading-edge expansion?

Nykänen, M., Kaschner, K., Dabin, W., Brownlow, A., Davison, N. J., Deaville, R., Garilao, C., Kesner-Reyes, K., Gilbert, M. T. P., Penrose, R., Islas-Villanueva, V., Wales, N., Ingram, S. N., Rogan, E., Louis, M. & Foote, A. D., 19 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Heredity. 110, 6, p. 662-674 13 p., esz039.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bottle-Nosed Dolphin
Ecosystem
Population
Ecotype
Ice Cover

Postmortem observations on rumen wall histology and gene expression and ruminal and caecal content of beef cattle fattened on barley-based rations: Postmortem ruminal findings in beef cattle

Jonsson, N. N., Ferguson, HJ., Koh-Tan, H. H. C., McCartney, C. A., Cernat, R. C., Strachan, E. M., Thomson, W., Snelling, T. J., Harvey, C. D., Andonovic, I., Michie, C. & Wallace, R. J., 26 Dec 2019, In : Animal. p. 1-14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beef cattle
histology
rumen
barley
gene expression

Potential of Precision Livestock Farming in small ruminant farming systems

Morgan-Davies, C., Gautier, J-M., Gonzalez-Garcia, E., Halachmi, I., Caja, G., Grova, L., Molle, G., Kenyon, F., Lagriffoul, G., Schmoelzl, S., Wishart, HM., Waterhouse, A. & McCracken, DI., 2019, Book of Abstract of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 132 1 p.

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

precision agriculture
small ruminants
farming systems
monitoring
labor
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prediction of enteric methane production, yield and intensity of beef cattle using an intercontinental database

van Lingen, H., Niu, M., Kebreab, E., Valadares Filho, S., Rooke, JA., Duthie, C-A., Schwarm, A., Kreuzer, M., Hynd, P., Caetano, M., Eugène, M., Martin, C., McGee, M., O'Kiely, P., Hünerberg, M., McAllister, T., Berchielli, T., Messana, J., Peiren, N., Chaves, A. & 14 others, Charmley, E., Cole, A., Hales, K., Lee, S-S., Berndt, A., Reynolds, C., Crompton, L., Bayat, A-R., Yáñez-Ruiz, D., Yu, Z., Bannink, A., Dijkstra, J., Casper, D. & Hristov, A., 1 Nov 2019, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 283, 19 p., 106575.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

methane production
beef cattle
forage
methane
prediction

Prediction of methane emissions in sheep using computed tomography (CT) measurements of rumen volume

Lambe, NR., Miller, G. A., McLean, KA., Gordon, J. & Dewhurst, RJ., Apr 2019, p. 152.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

1 Citation (Scopus)
42 Downloads (Pure)

Prioritising support for cost effective rare breed conservation using multi-criteria decision analysis

Wainwright, W., Vosough Ahmadi, B., McVittie, A., Simm, G. & Moran, D., 11 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 110.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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rare breeds
multi-criteria decision making
breeds
farmed animal species
animal genetic resources
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Quantifying and mitigating greenhouse gas emissions from global aquaculture

MacLeod, M., Hasan, M. R., Robb, D. HF. & Mamun-Ur-Rashid, M., 3 Dec 2019, Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. 49 p. (FAO Fisheries and Aquaculture Technical Paper; no. T626)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
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aquaculture
greenhouse gas
cost analysis
food security
aquaculture production
1 Citation (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)

Quantifying carbon for agricultural soil management: from the current status toward a global soil information system

Paustain, K., Collier, S., Baldock, J., Burgess, R., Creque, J., DeLonge, M., Dungait, JA., Ellert, B., Frank, S., Goddard, T., Govaerts, B., Grundy, M., Henning, M., Izaurralde, R. C., Madaras, M., McConkey, B., Porzig, E., Rice, C., Searle, R., Seavy, N. & 3 others, Skalsky, R., Mulhern, W. & Jahn, M., 2 Nov 2019, In : Carbon Management. 10, 6, p. 567-587 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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soil management
agricultural soil
information system
carbon
soil
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Quantitative trait loci mapping for lameness associated phenotypes in Holstein Friesian dairy cattle

Sánchez-Molano, E., Bay, V., Smith, R., Oikonomou, G. & Banos, G., 4 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 926.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Quantitative Trait Loci
Hyperplasia
Digital Dermatitis
Dairying
Phenotype
2 Citations (Scopus)

Rabbit welfare: determining priority welfare issues for pet rabbits using a modified Delphi method

Rioja-Lang, F., Bacon, H., Connor, M. & Dwyer, CM., 21 Nov 2019, In : Veterinary Record Open. 6, e000363.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Pets
pets
rabbits
Rabbits
methodology

Ramularia detection dates by country

Spencer, M., Havis, ND. & Creissen, H. E., 23 Aug 2019

Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

Open Access
Ramularia
Cygnus
barley
pathogens
plant pathology

Reaching rural: identifying implicit social networks in community development programmes

Meador, JE., May 2019, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 68, p. 285-295 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

social network
community development
rural development
social capital
human capital
3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Rearing undocked pigs on fully slatted floors using multiple types and variations of enrichment

Chou, J-Y., Drique, C. M. V., Sandercock, D. A., D'Eath, R. B. & O'Driscoll, K., 2 Apr 2019, In : Animals. 9, 4, 139.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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rearing
swine
tail
weaning
lesions (animal)

Recording behaviour of indoor-housed farm animals automatically using machine vision technology: a systematic review

Wurtz, K., Camerlink, I., D'Eath, RB., Peña Fernández, A., Norton, T., Steibel, J. & Siegford, J., 23 Dec 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 12, e0226669.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

Open Access
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computer vision
Domestic Animals
systematic review
farmed animal species
Farms
2 Downloads (Pure)

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

Open Access
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Calliandra
small-scale farming
Eastern Africa
soil erosion
Mucuna
49 Downloads (Pure)

Reduction of enteric methane emission in a commercial dairy farm by a novel feed supplement

Vranken, H., Suenkel, M., Hargreaves, PR., Chew, L. & Towers, E., 21 Jun 2019, In : Open Journal of Animal Sciences. 9, p. 286-296

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
feed supplements
dairy farming
methane
Jersey
herds
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Refugia and anthelmintic resistance: concepts and challenges

Hodgkinson, J. E., Kaplan, R. M., Kenyon, F., Morgan, E. R., Park, A. W., Paterson, S., Babayan, S. A., Beesley, N. J., Britton, C., Chaudhry, U., Doyle, S. R., Ezenwa, V. O., Fenton, A., Howell, S. B., Laing, R., Mable, B. K., Matthews, L., McIntyre, J., Milne, C. E., Morrison, T. A. & 5 others, Prentice, J. C., Sargison, N. D., Williams, D. J. L., Wolstenholme, A. J. & Devaney, E., Aug 2019, In : International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance. 10, p. 51-57 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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Anthelmintics
Drug Resistance
Parasites
Food Supply
Helminths
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Relationships between feeding behaviour, activity, dominance and feed efficiency in finishing beef steers

Haskell, MJ., Rooke, JA., Roehe, R., Turner, SP., Hyslop, JJ., Waterhouse, A. & Duthie, C-A., Jan 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 210, p. 9-15 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
beef cattle
dominance (genetics)
feeding behavior
finishing
feed conversion

Relationships between play and responses to tickling in male juvenile rats

Hammond, TJH., Bombail, V., Nielsen, B. L., Meddle, S. L., Lawrence, AB. & Brown, S. M., Dec 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 221, 104879.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonics
vocalization
ultrasonics
cages
rats

Resilience of soil functions to transient and persistent stresses is improved more by residue incorporation than the activity of earthworms

Shu, XS., Hallett, PD., Liu, M., Baggs, EM., Hu, F. & Griffiths, BS., Jul 2019, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 139, p. 10-14 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

earthworm
maize
denitrification
ammonia
soil
11 Downloads (Pure)

Review: Early life predisposing factors for biting in pigs

Prunier, A., Averos, X., Dimitrov, I., Edwards, S., Hillman, E., Holinger, M., Ilieski, V., Leming, R., Tallet, C., Turner, SP., Zupan, M. & Camerlink, I., 22 Aug 2019, In : Animal.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
weaning
malnutrition
swine
postpartum period
litter size
1 Citation (Scopus)
25 Downloads (Pure)

Review: Soil compaction and controlled traffic farming in arable and grass cropping systems

Antille, DL., Peets, S., Galambošová, J., Botta, GF., Rataj, V., Macak, M., Tullbery, JN., Chamen, WCT., White, DR., Misiewicz, PA., Hargreaves, PR., Bienvenido, JF. & Godwin, RJ., 2019, In : Agronomy Research. 17, 3, p. 653-682 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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controlled traffic systems
soil compaction
cropping systems
grasses
land tenure
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Review of pig health and welfare surveillance data sources in England and Wales

Smith, RP., Correia-Gomes, C., Williamson, S., Marier, EA., Gilson, D. & Tongue, SC., 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 11, 349.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
Wales
England
swine
monitoring
industry
1 Citation (Scopus)
51 Downloads (Pure)

Reviews and syntheses: 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

Open Access
File
crop rotation
nitrous oxide
leaching
synthesis
crop
4 Downloads (Pure)

Revisiting cost vector effects in discrete choice experiments

Glenk, K., Meyerhoff, J., Akaichi, F. & Martin-Ortega, J., Aug 2019, In : Resource and Energy Economics. 57, p. 135-155 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Costs
Discrete choice experiment
Willingness-to-pay
Decision strategy
Choice experiment

Rhynchosporium leaf scald disease incidence: seed source and spatial pattern

Topp, CFE., Hughes, G., Nevison, IM., Butler, A., Oxley, S. & Havis, ND., Aug 2019, In : Plant Pathology. 68, 6, p. 1179-1187 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhynchosporium
scald diseases
disease incidence
seeds
seed-borne diseases
4 Downloads (Pure)

Root and shoot phenology and root longevity of Norway spruce saplings grown at different soil temperatures

Kilpeläinen, J., Domisch, T., Lehto, T., Finér, L., Aphalo, P., Leinonen, I., Ryyppö, A. & Repo, T., Nov 2019, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 49, 11, p. 1441-1452

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sapling
saplings
phenology
soil temperature
Picea abies
dairy farming
land use
biodiversity
feed rations
crops
1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Rumen bacterial community responses to DPA, EPA and DHA in cattle and sheep: a comparative in vitro study

Carreño, D., Toral, P. G., Pinloche, E., Belenguer, A., Yáñez-Ruiz, D. R., Hervás, G., McEwan, N. R., Newbold, C. J. & Frutos, P., 14 Aug 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 11857.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Rumen
Unsaturated Fatty Acids
Sheep
Lipids
Ruminococcus
1 Citation (Scopus)

Salivary IgA: A biomarker for resistance to Teladorsagia circumcincta and a new estimated breeding value

Fairlie-Clarke, K., Kaseja, K., Sotomaior, C., Brady, N., Moore, K. & Stear, M., May 2019, In : Veterinary Parasitology: X. 269, p. 16-20 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Teladorsagia circumcincta
breeding value
Immunoglobulin A
Breeding
biomarkers