Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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20 Citations (Scopus)
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An innovative approach to integrated training for smallholder dairying

Chagunda, MGG., Munthali, DP., Gondwe, TN., Wood, B. & Roberts, DJ., 2014, In : Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 20, 4, p. 413 - 428 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

An innovative surveillance analysis tool for outcome-based comparison of freedom from infection in heterogeneous control programmes

Santmann, I., Fourichon, C., Madouasse, A., Mercat, M., More, S., Graham, D., Gethmann, J., Sauter-Louis, C., Frossling, J., Lindberg, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Henry, MK., Nielen, M., van Roon, A., van Duijn, L. & van Schaik, G., Nov 2018, p. 142. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

An integrated approach to assessing the viability of eradicating BVD in Scottish beef suckler herds

McCormick, BJJ., Stott, AW., Brulisauer, F., Vosough Ahmadi, B. & Gunn, GJ., 2009, In : Veterinary Microbiology. 142, p. 129 - 136 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An integrative framework for functional analysis of cattle rumen microbiomes

Wassan, J. T., Zheng, H., Browne, F., Bowen, J. M., Walsh, P., Roehe, R., Dewhurst, RJ., Palu, C., Kelly, B. & Wang, H., 12 Mar 2018, Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1854 1860 p.

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

An interdisciplinary approach for studying greenhouse gases at the landscape scale

Sitaula, BK., Warner, WS., Bakken, LR., Hargreaves, KJ., Klemedtsson, L., Sitaula, JIB., Christensen, S., Prieme, A. & Ball, BC., 1995, In : Norwegian Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 9(3-4), p. 189 - 209 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An investigation into climate change scepticism among farmers

Islam, MM., Barnes, AP. & Toma, L., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Environmental Psychology. 34, p. 137 - 150 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into drop sizes of essential oils using different dropper types

Svoboda, KP., Ruzickova, G., Allan, R. & Hampson, JB., 2001, In : International Journal of Aromatherapy. 10(3/4), p. 99 - 103 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into the causation of chewing behaviour in growing pigs: the role of exploration and feeding motivation

Day, JEL., Kyriazakis, I. & Lawrence, AB., 1996, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 48, p. 47 - 59 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into the effectiveness of compressed straw blocks in reducing abnormal behaviour in growing pigs

Haigh, A., Yun-Chou, J. & O'Driscoll, K., 1 Nov 2019, In : Animal. 13, 11, p. 2576-2585 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An investigation into the methods of improving the cobalt status of soil, herbage and grazing ruminants and its field assessment

Paterson, J. E., Klessa, D. A. & MacPherson, A., Jun 1991, In : Livestock Production Science. 28, 2, p. 139-149 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation into the relationship between water beetle (Coleoptera) distribution and land cover in Scotland and northeast England

Eyre, MD., Foster, GN., Luff, ML. & Staley, JR., 2003, In : Journal of Biogeography. 30, p. 1835 - 1849 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

An investigation of factors associated with the prevalence of vercytotoxin producing escherichia coli O157 shedding in Scottish beef cattle

Gunn, GJ., McKendrick, IJ., Ternent, HE., Thomson-Carter, F., Foster, G. & Synge, BA., 2007, In : Veterinary Journal. 174, p. 554 - 564 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An investigation of the changes in sites of milk storage in the bovine udder over 2 lactation cycles

DEWHURST, RJ. & KNIGHT, CH., 1993, In : Animal Production. 57, p. 379-384

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An in vitro method using bovine granulosa cells for assaying the neutralising capacity of antibodies to pregnant mare's serum gonadotrophin.

Kuran, M., Hutchinson, JSM. & Broadbent, PJ., 1995, In : Animal Science. 60, p. 1 -

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

An n-alkane proxy for the sedimentary input of submerged/floating freshwater aquatic macrophytes

Ficken, KJ., Li, B., Swain, DL. & Eglinton, G., 2000, In : Organic Geochemistry. 31, p. 745 - 749 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

754 Citations (Scopus)

Annual energy intake and the metabolic and reproductive performance of beef cows differing in body size and milk potential

Sinclair, KD., Yildiz, S., Quintans, G., Gebbie, FE. & Broadbent, PJ., 1998, In : Animal Science. 66, p. 657 - 666 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

Annual energy intake and the performance of beef cows differing in body size and milk potential

Sinclair, KD., Yildiz, S., Quintans, G. & Broadbent, PJ., 1998, In : Animal Science. 66, p. 643 - 655 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

An online calculator for assisting in the design of herd-level prevalence surveys whilst taking into account test imperfections

Duncan, AJ., Auty, HK. & Humphry, RW., Nov 2015, p. 242. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

An open framework for agent based modelling of agricultural land use change

Murray-Rust, D., Robinson, DT., Guillem, E., Karali, E. & Rounsevell, M., Nov 2014, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 61, p. 19-38 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

An optimized computed tomography protocol for metallic gunshot head trauma in a seal model

Fraga-Manteiga, E., Shaw, DJ., Dennison, S., Brownlow, A. & Schwarz, T., Jul 2014, In : Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound. 55, 4, p. 393-398 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Anorexia during infection in mammals: variation and its sources

Doeschl-Wilson, AB., Kyriazakis, I., Torrallardona, D. (ed.) & Roura, E. (ed.), 2009, Voluntary feed intake in pigs. Torrallardona, D. & Roura, E. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 305 - 320 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Citations (Scopus)

A North African-European transition fauna: water beetles (Coleoptera) from the Ebro Delta and other Mediterranean coastal wetlands in the Iberian Peninsula

Ribera, I., Bilton, DT., Aguilera, P. & Foster, GN., 1996, In : Aquatic Conservation. 6, p. 121 - 140 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the behaviour and performance of growing pigs provided with straw in a novel housing system.

Arey, DS. & Bruce, JM., 1993, In : Animal Production. 56, p. 269 - 272 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the circadian rhythm and feeding activity of sheep fitted with a light weight GPS collar

Hulbert, IAR., Wyllie, JTB., Waterhouse, A., French, J. & McNulty, D., 1998, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 60, p. 359 - 364 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A note on the circadian rhythm and feeding behaviour of sheep fitted with a lightweight GPS collar

Hulbert, I. A. R., Wyllie, J. T. B., Waterhouse, A., French, J. & McNulty, D., 27 Nov 1998, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 60, 4, p. 359-364 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the diets selected by boars given a choice between two foods of different protein concentrations from 44 to 103 kg live weight

Kyriazakis, I., Emmans, GC. & Taylor, AJ., 1993, In : Animal Production. 56, p. 151 - 154 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the effect of handling quality prior to mixing on behaviour at mixing in pigs

Mendl, MT., Young, S. & Lawrence, AB., 2001, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 71, p. 81 - 86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the effect of sugar beet pulp in a diet for dry sows on feeding behaviour

Brouns, F., Edwards, SA. & English, PR., 1994, In : Animal Production.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A note on the effect of variety, type of straw and ammonia treatment on digestibility and on growth rate in steers

Reid, G. W., Ørksov, E. R. & Kay, M., Aug 1988, In : Animal Production. 47, 1, p. 157-160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 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

7 Citations (Scopus)
22 Citations (Scopus)

A note on the food conversion and meat quality of crossbred Aberdeen Angus and Charolais heifers

Hankey, C. & Kay, M., Dec 1988, In : Animal Production. 47, 3, p. 497-500 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

An outbreak of E. coli O157 infection with evidence of spread from animals to man through contamination of a private water supply

Licence, K., Oates, K., Synge, BA. & Reid, TMS., 2001, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 126, p. 135 - 138 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Citations (Scopus)