Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1964 2020

Being rural in a digital age

Rusten, G., Skerratt, S., Rusten, G. (ed.) & Skerratt, S. (ed.), 2008, Information & Communication Technologies in rural society: Being rural in a digital age. Rusten, G. & Skerratt, S. (eds.). Abingdon, UK: Routledge, p. 1 - 17 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Belief in pigs' capacity to suffer: an assessment of pig farmers, veterinarians, students and citizens

Peden, RSE., Camerlink, I., Boyle, LA., Loughnan, S., Akaichi, F. & Turner, SP., 17 Jan 2020, In : Anthrozoös. 33, 1, p. 21-36 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterinarians
veterinarians
students
farmer
Swine
25 Citations (Scopus)

Beneficial effects of a high fibre diet on oocyte maturity and embryo survival in gilts

Ferguson, EM., Slevin, J., Hunter, MG., Edwards, SA. & Ashworth, CJ., 2007, In : Reproduction. 133, p. 433 - 439 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beneficial effects of plant volatile oils on the retinal lipid during ageing

Recsan, Z., Pagliuca, G., Penzes, L., Noble, RC., Deans, L. & Piretti, M., 1995, In : Proceedings of the Nutrition Society. 54, p. 3 - 1 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Beneficial influences of arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi on the micropropagation of woody and fruit trees.

Harrier, LA., Taylor, J., Jain, S. (ed.) & Ishii, K. (ed.), 2003, Micropropagation of woody trees and fruits, Forestry Sciences. Jain, S. & Ishii, K. (eds.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 50. p. 129 - 150 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Benefit of by-pass based protein supplementation on periparturient ewe performance

Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2014, p. 30. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

56 Citations (Scopus)

Benefits from marker-assisted selection under an additive polygenic gentic model

Villanueva, B., Pong-Wong, R., Fernandez, J. & Toro, MA., 2005, In : Journal of Animal Science. 83, p. 1747 - 1752 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Benefits transfer and low-flow alleviation: what lessons for environmental valuation in the UK?

Moran, D., 1999, In : Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. 42(3), p. 425 - 436 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bentley abstract: Pain management in livestock: understanding the views of producers and veterinarians

Rutherford, KMD., Thompson, C. & Ison, S., Mar 2017, p. 198. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

9 Citations (Scopus)

Between- and within-breed variations of spine characteristics in sheep

Donaldson, CL., Lambe, NR., Maltin, CA., Knott, S. & Bunger, L., 1 Feb 2013, In : Journal of Animal Science. 91, 2, p. 995 - 1004 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Texel
spine (bones)
breeds
sheep
Scottish Blackface
1 Citation (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Beyond 'hobby farming': towards a typology of non-commercial farming

Sutherland, L-A., Barlagne, C. & Barnes, AP., Sep 2019, In : Agriculture and Human Values. 36, 3, p. 475-493 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
recreation
farming systems
farmers
farms
Scotland
15 Citations (Scopus)

Bias and power in the estimation of a maternal family variance component in the presence of incomplete and incorrect pedigree information

Roughsedge, T., Brotherstone, S. & Visscher, PM., 2001, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 84, p. 944 - 950 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Citations (Scopus)

Bioactivity of commercial geranium from different sources

Lis-Balchin, M., Deans, SG. & Hart, S., 1996, In : Journal of Essential Oil Research. 8, p. 281 - 290 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

Bioactivity of enantiomers of limonene

Lis-Balchin, M., Ochocka, RJ., Deans, SG. & Hart, S., 1996, In : Medical Science Research. 24, p. 309 - 310 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils

Svoboda, KP. & Hampson, JB., 1999, In : Aromatopia. 35, p. 50 - 54 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils

Svoboda, KP. & Hampson, JB., 1999, In : Aromatopia. 36, p. 87 - 93 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils: Matricaria recutita L.

Svoboda, KP., Hampson, J. & Ruzickova, G., 2001, In : Aromatopia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils and their components. Clary Sage (Salvia sclarea. L.)

Svoboda, KP., Ruzickova, G. & Hampson, JB., 2000, In : Aroma Research. 2(1), p. 84 - 89 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils and their components - anti-inflammatory models in pharmacological studies. Part 1.

Svoboda, KP., Juhasz, A. & Hampson, JB., 2000, In : Aroma Research Journal of Aroma Science and Technology. 1(1), p. 70 - 74 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils and their components - Eucalyptus

Svoboda, KP., Juhasz, A. & Hampson, JB., 2001, In : Aroma Research. 2(2), p. 88 - 93 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils and their components - Levisticum officinale

Hogg, CH., Svoboda, KP., Hampson, JB. & Brocklehurst, S., 2001, In : Aroma Research. 2 (4), p. 84 - 90 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of essential oils and their components - yarrow (Achillea millefolium L.)

Svoboda, KP. & Hampson, JB., 2001, In : Aroma Research. 2(3), p. 82 - 87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactivity of New Zealand medicinal plant essential oils

Lis-Balchin, M., Deans, SG. & Hart, S., 1995, In : Journal of Essential Oil Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

364 Citations (Scopus)

Bioactivity of selected plant essential oils against Listeria monocytogenes

Lis-Balchin, M. & Deans, SG., 1997, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 82, p. 759 - 762 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioassay-guided fractionation of aqueous plant extracts with anti-parasitic activity

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., May 2015, p. 43. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Bio-assay guided fractionation of crude aqueous extracts of Cissus ruspolii and Adenia sp.

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., Apr 2015, p. 94. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Bioassay-guided isolation and purification of phytochemicals with anti-parasitic properties from Cissus ruspolii

Tolossa, K., Fry, SC., Athanasiadou, S., Loake, GJ. & Houdijk, JGM., Mar 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

12 Citations (Scopus)

Biochar increases soil pH, but is as ineffective as liming at controlling clubroot

Knox, OGG., Oghoro, CO., Burnett, FJ. & Fountaine, JM., Mar 2015, In : Journal of Plant Pathology. 97, 1, p. 149 - 152 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
biochar
liming
soil pH
temperate soils
liming materials

Biochemistry of ensiling

Rooke, JA., Hatfield, RD., Buxton, DR. (ed.), Muck, RE. (ed.) & Harrison, JE. (ed.), 2003, Silage Science and Technology. Buxton, DR., Muck, RE. & Harrison, JE. (eds.). Wisconsin, USA: American Society of Agronomy, p. 95 - 139 45 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biochemistry of phytate and phytases: applications in monogastric nutrition

Olukosi, OA., Sep 2012, In : Biokemistri. 24(2), p. 58 - 63 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

monogastric livestock
phytases
phytic acid
biochemistry
nutrition
11 Citations (Scopus)

Biodiesel from rapeseed.

Walker, KC., 1994, In : Journal of the Royal Agricultural Society of England. 155, p. 43 - 44 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biodiversity in intensive grasslands: effect of management, improvement and challenges

Plantureux, S., Peeters, A. & McCracken, DI., 2005, In : Agronomy Research. 3, p. 153 - 164 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

54 Citations (Scopus)

Biogeographical links between steppe insects in the Monegros region (Aragon, NE Spain), the Eastern Mediterranean, and Central Asia

Ribera, I. & Blasco-Zumenta, J., 1998, In : Journal of Biogeography. 25, p. 969 - 986 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biolistic transformation of AM fungi: advances and applications.

Harrier, LA., Millam, S., Franken, P., Schuepp, H. (ed.) & Gianinazzi, S. (ed.), 2002, Mycorrhiza technology: from genes to bioproducts - Achievements and Hurdles in arbuscular mycorrhizal research.. Schuepp, H. & Gianinazzi, S. (eds.). Birkhauser Verlag

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

18 Citations (Scopus)

Biolistic transformation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: progress and perspectives

Harrier, LA. & Millam, S., 2001, In : Molecular Biotechnology. 18, p. 25 - 33 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biolistoc transformation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: advances and applications

Harrier, LA., Millam, S., Franken, P., Gianinazzi, S. (ed.), Schuepp, H. (ed.), Barea, JM. (ed.) & Haselwandter, K. (ed.), 2002, Mycorrhizal Technology in Agriculture: from genes to bioproducts. Gianinazzi, S., Schuepp, H., Barea, JM. & Haselwandter, K. (eds.). Basel, Germany: Birkhauser Verlag, p. 59 - 71 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Biological activities of essential oils from selected aromatic plants.

Svoboda, KP., Deans, SG. & Piccaglia, R., 1995, In : Acta Horticulturae. 390, p. 203 - 209 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Biological and operational determinants of the effectiveness and efficiency of biodiversity conservation programs

Laycock, HF., Moran, D., Raffaelli, DG. & White, PCL., 2013, In : Wildlife Research. 40, p. 142 - 152 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

action plan
biodiversity
cost analysis
generation time
cost
19 Citations (Scopus)

Biological control of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum by film-coating Coniothyrium minitans on to sunflower seed and sclerotia

McQuilken, MP., Budge, SP. & Whipps, JM., 1997, In : Plant Pathology. 46, p. 919 - 929 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Downloads (Pure)

Biological efficiency profiles over the lactation period in multiparous high-producing dairy cows under divergent production systems

Ross, S. A., Chagunda, M. G. G., Topp, CFE. & Ennos, R., 26 Mar 2015, In : Archives Animal Breeding. 58, 1, p. 127-135 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
energy efficiency
production technology
dairy cows
lactation
cows
48 Citations (Scopus)

Biological flora of the British Isles: Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop.

Tiley, GED., 2010, In : Journal of Ecology. 98, p. 938 - 983 46 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cirsium arvense
British Isles
flora
buds
weeds

Biological growth model as a new selection strategy for improvement of feed efficiency in swine

Landgraf, S., Roehe, R., Susenbeth, A., Baulain, U., Knap, PW., Looft, H., Plastow, GS. & Kalm, E., 2002, In : Veterinarija ir Zootechnika. 18, p. 84 - 89 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Biological indicators of soil quality in organic farming systems

Stockdale, EA. & Watson, CA., 2009, In : Renewable Agriculture and Food Systems. 24, 4, p. 308 - 318 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
organic production
soil quality
farming systems
nutrients
soil fertility
11 Citations (Scopus)

Biology and integrated control of Pestalotiopsis on container-grown ericaceous crops

McQuilken, MP. & Hopkins, KE., 2004, In : Pest Management Science. 60, p. 135 - 142 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Biomass production, essential oil yield and composition of Myrica Gale L. harvested from wild populations in Scotland and Finland

Svoboda, KP., Inglis, A., Hampson, JB., Galambosi, B. & Asakawa, Y., 1998, In : Flavour and Fragrance Journal. 13, p. 367 - 372 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Biosecurity and screening for disease

Caldow, GL., Gunn, GJ., Humphry, RW., Crawshaw, M. & Rusbridge, SM., 2001, In : Irish Veterinary Journal. 54(9), p. 461 - 470 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

77 Citations (Scopus)

Biosphere-atmosphere exchange of reactive nitrogen and greenhouse gases at the NitroEurope core flux measurement sites: measurement strategy and first data sets

Skiba, U., Drewer, J., Tang, Y. S., van Dijk, N., Helfter, C., Nemitz, E., Famulari, D., Cape, J. N., Jones, S. K., Twigg, M., Pihlatie, M., Vesala, T., Larsen, K. S., Carter, M. S., Ambus, P., Ibrom, A., Beier, C., Hensen, A., Frumau, A., Erisman, J. W. & 25 others, Brüggemann, N., Gasche, R., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Neftel, A., Spirig, C., Horvath, L., Freibauer, A., Cellier, P., Laville, P., Loubet, B., Magliulo, E., Bertolini, T., Seufert, G., Andersson, M., Manca, G., Laurila, T., Aurela, M., Lohila, A., Zechmeister-Boltenstern, S., Kitzler, B., Schaufler, G., Siemens, J., Kindler, R., Flechard, C. & Sutton, M. A., Oct 2009, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 133, 3-4, p. 139-149 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flux measurement
greenhouse gases
nitrous oxide
biosphere
greenhouse gas

Biosynthesis of essential oils in plants, their variability and bioactivity

Svoboda, KP., 1999, In : Aromatopia. 32, p. 69 - 73 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle