Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

An approach to holistically assess (dairy) farm eco-efficiency by combining Life Cycle Analysis with Data Envelopment Analysis models and methodologies

Soteriades, AD., Faverdin, P., Moreau, S., Charroin, T., Blanchard, M. & Stott, AW., 29 Apr 2016, In : Animal. 10, 11, p. 1899 - 1910

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An assessment of Chough Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax diet using multivariate techniques.

McCracken, DI., Foster, GN., Bignal, EM. & Bignal, S., 1992, In : Avocetta. 16, p. 19 - 29 11 p.

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An assessment of factors controlling N2O and CO2 emissions from crop residues using different measurement approaches

Badagliacca, G., Ruisi, P., Rees, RM. & Saia, S., 13 Apr 2017, In : Biology and Fertility of Soils. 53, 5, p. 1 - 8 8 p.

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An assessment of macerating mowers for zero effluent silage production

McGechan, MB., Cooper, G., Knight, AC. & Hamer, PJC., 1997, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 75, p. 291 - 313 23 p.

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An assessment of present and future effectiveness of embryological techniques in ruminants.

Luo, ZW., Woolliams, JA. & Simm, G., 1994, In : AgBiotech News and Information. 6(1), p. 13 - 18 6 p.

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An automated sensor-based method of simple behavioural classification of sheep in extensive systems

Umstatter, C., Waterhouse, A. & Holland, JP., 2008, In : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 64, p. 19 - 26 8 p.

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46 Citations (Scopus)

An ecological economic model for agri-environmental policy analysis

Oglethorpe, DR. & Sanderson, RA., 1999, In : Ecological Economics. 28, p. 245 - 266 22 p.

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26 Citations (Scopus)

An econometric analysis of determinants of climate change attitudes and behaviour in Greece and Great Britain

Tsitsoni, V. & Toma, L., 2013, In : Agricultural Economics Review. 14, 1, p. 59 - 75 17 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

An economic and technical evaluation of integrating hydroponics in a recirculation fish production system

Chaves, PA., Sutherland, RM. & Laird, LM., 1999, In : Aquaculture Economics Management. 3, p. 83 - 91 9 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)

An economic assessment of windfarm power generation in Scotland including externalities

Moran, D. & Sherrington, C., 2007, In : Energy Policy. 35, p. 2811 - 2825 15 p.

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44 Citations (Scopus)

An economic evaluation of alternative genetic improvement strategies for farm woodland trees

Palmer, HE., Newton, AC., Doyle, CJ., Thomson, SG. & Stewart, LED., 1998, In : Forestry. 71(4), p. 333 - 347 15 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

An economic evaluation of long-term sustainability in the dairy sector

Santarossa, JM., Stott, AW., Woolliams, JA., Brotherstone, S., Wall, E. & Coffey, MP., 2004, In : Animal Science. 79, p. 315 - 325 11 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

An economic evaluation of the control of three notifiable fish diseases in the United Kingdom

Moran, D. & Fofana, A., 2007, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 80, p. 193 - 208 16 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

An eight-month study of a population of verocytotoxigenic Escherichia coli (VTEC) in Scottish cattle herd

Jenkins, C. & Pearce, MC., 2002, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 93, p. 944 - 953 10 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

An empirical analysis of U.K. milk contract prices 2004-2016

Costa-Font, M. & Revoredo-Giha, C., 26 Nov 2017, In : Agribusiness. 34, 1, p. 112 - 141 30 p.

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An ergonomic evaluation of a perchery system - can OWAS be used.

Scott, GB. & Lambe, NR., 1995, In : Applied Ergonomics.

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An estimate of the prevalence of enzootic abortion in ewes.

Leonard, C., Caldow, GL. & Gunn, GJ., 1993, In : Veterinary Record. 113, p. 180 - 183 4 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

An ethological approach to determining housing requirements of gamebirds in raised laying units

Matheson, SM., Donbavand, JE., Sandilands, V., Pennycott, T. & Turner, SP., 2015, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 165, p. 17 - 24 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Citations (Scopus)

A network analysis of methane and feed conversion genes in the rumen microbial community

Browne, F., Wang, H., Zheng, H., Roehe, R., Dewhurst, R. J. & Walsh, P., 2016, 2016 Ieee International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (Bibm).

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An evaluation of an enzyme/inoculant preparation as an additive for grass silage offered to dairy cows in combination with three levels of concentrate supplementation

Smith, EJ., Henderson, AR., Oldham, JD., Whitaker, DA., Aitchison, K., Anderson, DH. & Kelly, JM., 1993, In : Animal Production. 56, p. 301 - 310 10 p.

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An evaluation of confocal microscopy for the study of starch granule enzymic digestion

Lynn, A. & Cochrane, MP., 1997, In : Starch/Starke. 49(3), p. 106 - 111 6 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of mattresses and mats in two dairy units

Chaplin, SJ., Tierney, G., Stockwell, C., Logue, DN. & Kelly, M., 1999, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 66, p. 263 - 272 10 p.

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An evaluation of some breeding options in beef herds in the UK.

Lowman, BG., Scott, NA. & Scott, PR., 1994, In : Veterinary Record. 135, p. 9 - 12 4 p.

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An evaluation of the drop-disc technique for measurements of herbage production in ryegrass for silage

Douglas, JT. & Crawford, CE., 1994, In : Grass and Forage Science. 49, p. 252 - 255 4 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

An evaluation of the potential of fibre crops in Europe.

Booth, EJ., Batchelor, SE. & Walker, KC., 1996, In : Journal of the American Oil Chemists Society.

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An evaluation of the use of cisapride in horses with chronic grass sickness (Equine dysautonomia)

Milne, EM., Doxey, DL., Woodman, MP., Cuddeford, D. & Pearson, RA., 1996, In : British Veterinary Journal. 154, p. 537 - 549 13 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

A new record in the northern range of the Dusky Shrew, Sorex isodon, in Norway

McDevitt, RM., Hays, GC. & Hayes, JP., 1994, In : Journal of Zoological Society of London. p. 868 - 687 180 p.

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A new species of Agabus from south-west Portugal (Coleoptera: Carabidae)

Foster, GN. & Bilton, DT., 1997, In : Koleopterologische Rundschau. 67, p. 113 - 118 6 p.

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A new species of Rhithrodytes Bamuel (Coleoptera : Dytiscidae) from Portugal.

Foster, GN., 1992, In : Aquatic Insects. 14, p. 249 - 253 5 p.

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An ex ante ecological economic assessment of the benefits arising from marine protected areas designation in the UK

Hussain, SS., Winrow-Giffin, A., Moran, D., Robinson, LA., Fofana, A., Paramor, OAL. & Frid, CLJ., 2010, In : Ecological Economics. 69, p. 828 - 838 11 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

An ex-ante economic appraisal of Bluetongue virus incursions and control strategies

Fofana, A., Toma, L., Moran, D., Gunn, GJ., Szmaragd, C. & Stott, AW., 2016, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 154, 1, p. 118 - 135

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An experimental plant for testing methods of treating dilute farm effluents and dirty water

Moir, SE., Svoboda, IF., Sym, G., Clark, J., McGechan, MB. & Castle, K., 2005, In : Biosystems Engineering. 90, p. 349 - 355 7 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

An exploration of the drivers to bio-security collective action among a sample of UK cattle and sheep farmers

Heffernan, C., Nielsen, L., Thomson, K. & Gunn, GJ., 2008, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 87, p. 358 - 372 15 p.

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104 Citations (Scopus)

Angiosperm symbioses with non-mycorrhizal fungal partners enhance N acquisition from ancient organic matter in a warming maritime Antarctic

Hill, P. W., Broughton, R., Bougoure, J., Havelange, W., Newsham, K. K., Grant, H., Murphy, D. V., Clode, P., Ramayah, S., Marsden, K. A., Quilliam, R. S., Roberts, P., Brown, C., Read, D. J., DeLuca, T. H., Bardgett, R. D., Hopkins, DW. & Jones, D. L., Dec 2019, In : Ecology Letters. 22, 12, p. 2111-2119 9 p.

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An image analysis evaluation of compaction in grassland

Koppi, AJ., Douglas, JT. & Moran, CJ., 1992, In : Journal of Soil Science. 43, p. 15 - 25 11 p.

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Animal boredom: understanding the tedium of confined lives

Wemelsfelder, F. & McMillan, F. (ed.), 2005, Mental health and well-being in animals. McMillan, F. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 79 - 91 13 p.

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Animal breeding and genetics / Traditional animal breeding

Lambe, NR., Simm, G., Jensen, WK. (ed.), Devine, C. (ed.) & Dikeman, M. (ed.), 2004, Encyclopedia of Meat Sciences. Jensen, WK., Devine, C. & Dikeman, M. (eds.). Uppsala, Sweden: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 11 - 19 9 p.

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Animal economics: assessing the motivation of female laboratory rabbits to reach a platform, social contact and food

Seaman, SC., Waran, NK., Mason, G. & D'Eath, RB., 2008, In : Animal Behaviour. 75, p. 31 - 42 12 p.

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50 Citations (Scopus)

Animal health and greenhouse gas intensity: the paradox of periparturient parasitism

Houdijk, JGM., Tolkamp, BJ., Rooke, JA. & Hutchings, MR., 18 May 2017, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 47, 10-11, p. 633 - 641 9 p.

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Animal health and welfare issues arising in organic ruminant production systems

Athanasiadou, S., Arsenos, G., Kyriazakis, I., Kyriazakis, I. (ed.) & Zervas, G. (ed.), 2001, Organic Meat and Milk from Ruminants. Kyriazakis, I. & Zervas, G. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 39 - 56 18 p.

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Animal health surveillance in Scotland in 2030: using scenario planning to develop strategies in the context of 'Brexit'

Boden, LA., Auty, HK., Reeves, A., Rydevik, G., Bessell, P. & McKendrick, IJ., 27 Nov 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 201

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Animal-mounted sensor technology to predict ‘time to calving’ in beef and dairy cows

Miller, G. A., Mitchell, MA., Barker, ZE., Giebel, K., Codling, E., Amory, J. & Duthie, C-A., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Animal personality in the management and welfare of pigs

O'Malley, C., Turner, SP., D'Eath, RB., Steibel, J., Bates, R., Ernst, C. & Siegford, J., Sep 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 218, 104821.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

1 Citation (Scopus)

Animal studies in Scotland

Synge, BA., Stewart, SC. (ed.) & Flint, HJ. (ed.), 2000, E.Coli O157 in Farm Animals. Stewart, SC. & Flint, HJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 91 - 98 8 p.

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Animal welfare and economic optimisation of farrowing systems

Vosough Ahmadi, B., Stott, AW., Baxter, EM., Lawrence, AB. & Edwards, SA., 2011, In : Animal Welfare. 20, p. 57 - 67 11 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Animal welfare education - can MOOCs contribute?

MacKay, JRD., Langford, FM. & Waran, N., 2014, In : Veterinary Record. 175, i, p. 1 - 2 2 p.

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An immunohistochemical study of the localization and developmental expression of ghrelin and its functional receptor in the ovine placenta

Harrison, JL., Adam, CL., Brown, YA., Wallace, JM., Aitken, RP., Lea, RG. & Miller, DW., 2007, In : Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology. 5

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26 Citations (Scopus)

An improved method for measuring soil N2O fluxes using a quantum cascade laser with a dynamic chamber

Cowan, NJ., Famulari, D., Levy, PE., Anderson, M., Bell, MJ., Rees, RM., Reay, DS. & Skiba, UM., 2014, In : European Journal of Soil Science. 65, 5, p. 643 - 652 10 p.

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