Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

Are agricultural soils under a continental temperate climate susceptible to episodic reducing conditions and increased leaching of phosphorus?

Scalenghe, R., Edwards, AC., Barberis, E. & Ajmon-Marsan, F., 30 Apr 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 97, p. 141 - 147 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

Areas potentially at risk from the earthworm predator Artioposthia triangulata; the New Zealand flatworm

Evans, KA., Hughes, JM., Boag, B., Neilson, R. & Jones, HD., 1996, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain Conference 1996. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 57-62

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

Are by-product feed systems appropriate for high producing dairy cows?

March, MD., Chagunda, MGG., Flockhart, JF. & Roberts, DJ., Aug 2015, p. 264. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Are cows more likely to lie down the longer they stand?

Tolkamp, BJ., Haskell, MJ., Langford, FM., Roberts, DJ. & Morgan, CA., 2010, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 124, p. 1 - 10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Are enchytraeid worms (Oligochaeta) sensitive indicators of ammonia-N impacts on an ombrotrophic bog?

Prendergast-Miller, M., Cole, L., Standen, V., Rees, RM., Parker, J., Leith, I. & Sheppard, L., 2008, In : European Journal of Soil Biology. 44, p. 101 - 108 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Are green islands red herrings? Significance of green islands in plant interactions with pathogens and pests

Walters, DR., McRoberts, N. & Fitt, BDL., 2008, In : Biological Reviews. 83, p. 79 - 102 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)

Are plants in the field already induced? Implications for practical disease control

Walters, DR., 2009, In : Crop Protection. 28, p. 459 - 465 7 p.

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46 Citations (Scopus)
20 Citations (Scopus)

Are smallholder farmers willing to pay for a flexible balloon biogas digester? Evidence from a case study in Uganda

Kabyanga, M., Balana, BB., Mugisha, J., Walekhwa, PN., Smith, J. & Glenk, K., 3 Feb 2018, In : Energy for Sustainable Development. 43, p. 123 - 129 7 p.

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Are soil migratory nematode populations increasing? Implications for nematode management in crops

Evans, KA., Blackwell, A. & Stanley, KN., 2005, BCPC International Congress – Crop Science and Technology 2005. British Crop Protection Council, p. 873-878

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

Are there social limits to adaptation to climate change?

Adger, WN., Dessai, S., Goulden, M., Hulme, M., Lorenzoni, I., Nelson, DR., Naess, LO., Wolf, J. & Wreford, A., 2008, In : Climate Change. p. 1 - 20 20 p.

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Open Access
1155 Citations (Scopus)

Are there trade-offs in valuation with respect to greenhouse gas emissions, origin and food miles attributes?

Akaichi, F., Nayga, RM. J. & Nalley, LL., 1 Feb 2017, In : European Review of Agricultural Economics. 44, 1, p. 3 - 31 29 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
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A review of behavioural factors involved in the development and continued performance of stereotypic behaviour in pigs.

Lawrence, AB. & Terlouw, EMC., 1993, In : Journal of Animal Science. 71, p. 2815 - 2825 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A REVIEW OF BRITISH GLASSHOUSE THYSANOPTERA

Morison, G. D., Dec 1957, In : Transactions of the Royal Entomological Society of London. 109, 16, p. 467-520 54 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Citations (Scopus)

A review of Brucella sp. infection of sea mammals with particular emphasis on isolates from Scotland

Foster, G., MacMillan, AP., Godfroid, J., Howie, F., Ross, HM., Cloeckaert, A., Reid, RJ., Brew, S. & Patterson, IAP., 2002, In : Veterinary Microbiology. 90, 1-4, p. 563 - 580 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
115 Citations (Scopus)

A review of carbon and nitrogen processes in European soil nitrogen dynamics models

McGechan, MB., Wu, L., Shaffer, MJ. (ed.), Ma, L. (ed.) & Hansen, S. (ed.), 2001, Modelling Carbon and Nitrogen Dynamics for Soil Management. Shaffer, MJ., Ma, L. & Hansen, S. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: Lewis Publishers, p. 103 - 171 69 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

A review of carbon and nitrogen processes in four soil nitrogen dynamics models

Wu, L. & McGechan, M. B., 1 Jan 1998, In : Journal of Agricultural and Engineering Research. 69, 4, p. 279-305 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

58 Citations (Scopus)

A review of carcass conformation in sheep: assessment, genetic control and development

Nsoso, SJ., Young, MJ. & Beatson, PR., 2000, In : Small Ruminant Research. 35(2), p. 89 - 96 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

A review of farm-scale nutrient budgets for organic farms as a tool for management of soil fertility

Watson, CA., Bengtsson, H., Ebbesvik, M., Loes, AK., Myrbeck, A., Salomon, E., Schroder, J. & Stockdale, EA., 2002, In : Soil Use and Management. 18, p. 264 - 273 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

125 Citations (Scopus)

A review of pain assessment in pigs

Ison, SH., Clutton, RE., Di Giminiani, P. & Rutherford, KMD., 28 Nov 2016, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 3, p. 8 - 5 2 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)
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A review of research into machine stability on slopes

Hunter, AGM., 1992, In : The Agricultural Engineer. 47(2), p. 49 - 53 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review of the biology and control of Phalaris minor Retz. (littleseed canarygrass) in wheat.

Singh, SP., Kirkwood, RC. & Marshall, G., 1999, In : Crop Protection. 18, p. 1 - 16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review of the development and use of video image analysis (VIA) for beef carcass evaluation as an alternative to the current EUROP system and other subjective systems

Craigie, CR., Navajas, EA., Purchas, RW., Maltin, CA., Bunger, L., Hoskin, SO., Ross, DW., Morris, ST. & Roehe, R., Dec 2012, In : Meat Science. 92, 4, p. 307 - 318 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

34 Citations (Scopus)

A review of the evolution of viviparity in lizards: Structure, function and physiology of the placenta

Thompson, M. B. & Speake, B. K., 1 Mar 2006, In : Journal of Comparative Physiology B: Biochemical, Systemic, and Environmental Physiology. 176, 3, p. 179-189 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

87 Citations (Scopus)

A review of the potential of giant grasses for UK agriculture

Booth, EJ., Walker, KC. & Cook, PC., 2001, In : Aspects of Applied Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review of the pre-oviposition behavior of the small cabbage white butterfly Pieris rapae (Lepidoptera:Pieridae)

Hern, A., Edwards-Jones, G. & McKinlay, RG., 1996, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 128, p. 349 - 371 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

44 Citations (Scopus)

A review of the quality of environmental impact assessments in the Scottish forestry sector

Gray, I. & Edwards-Jones, G., 1998, In : Forestry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A review of the rural-digital policy agenda from a community resilience perspective

Roberts, E., Anderson, BA., Skerratt, S. & Farrington, J., 6 May 2016, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 54, p. 372 - 385 14 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)
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A review of the social, economic and environmental benefits and constraints linked to wild land in Scotland

McVittie, A., Bryce, R., Glass, J., Woolvin, A., Carver, S., Fisher, M., McMorran, R. & Sedee, C., 2017, Scottish Natural Heritage. 109 p. (Commissioned Report; no. 919)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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A review of visual soil evaluation techniques for soil structure

Emmett-Booth, JP., Forristal, PD., Fenton, O., Ball, BC. & Holden, NM., 4 Oct 2016, In : Soil Use and Management. 32, 4, p. 623 - 634 12 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

A review to inform understanding of the use of food safety messages on food labels

Hall, C. & Osses, F., Jul 2013, In : International Journal of Consumer Studies. 37, p. 422 - 432 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

19 Citations (Scopus)

A revised family-level classification of the Polyporales (Basidiomycota)

Justo, A., Miettinen, O., Floudas, D., Ortiz-Santana, B., Sjökvist, E., Lindner, D., Nakasone, K., Niemelä, T., Larsson, K-H., Ryvarden, L. & Hibbett, D. S., Sep 2017, In : Fungal Biology. 121, 9, p. 798-824 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Citations (Scopus)

A river water pollution model for assessment of best management practices for livestock farming

McGechan, MB., Lewis, DR. & Vinten, AJA., 2008, In : Biosystems Engineering. 99, p. 292 - 303 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Aromatherapy for crops: enhancing natural control of grain aphids in cereals

Kirkland, D., Lola-Luz, T. & Evans, KA., 1999, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain Conference 1999. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 103-108

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Arthrobacter nasiphocae sp. nov., from the common seal (Phoca vitulina)

Collins, MD., Hoyles, L., Foster, G., Falsen, E. & Weiss, N., 2002, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 52, p. 569 - 571 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Artificial rearing affects piglets pre-weaning behaviour, welfare and growth performance

Schmitt, O., O'Driscoll, K., Boyle, L. & Baxter, EM., Jan 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 210, p. 16-25 10 p.

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Artificial rearing affects the emotional state and reactivity of pigs post-weaning

Schmitt, O., O'Driscoll, K., Baxter, EM. & Boyle, LA., 1 Nov 2019, In : Animal Welfare. 28, 4, p. 433-442 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artificial selection for improved energy efficiency is reaching its limits in broiler chickens

Tallentire, C. W., Leinonen, I. & Kyriazakis, I., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 1168.

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18 Citations (Scopus)
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As assessment of genetic doversity within and between populations of Phalaris minor using ISSR markers

McRoberts, N., Sinclair, W., McPherson, A., Franke, AC., Saharan, RP., Malik, RK., Singh, S. & Marshall, G., 2005, In : Weed Research. 45, p. 431 - 439 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Citations (Scopus)

A science of friendly pigs: carving a conceptual space for addressing animals as sentient beings

Wemelsfelder, F., Birke, LIA. (ed.) & Hockenhull, J. (ed.), 2012, Crossing boundaries: Investigating human-animal relationships. Birke, LIA. & Hockenhull, J. (eds.). The Hague, Netherlands: Brill Publishers, p. 223 - 251 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations (Scopus)

Ascorbic acid concentration in avian tissues in embryogenesis and early postnatal ontogenesis

Kuchmistova, E., Lisenko, S., Surai, PF. & Speake, BK., 1997, In : Biologichesky Vestnik. 1, p. 30 - 39 10 p.

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A seedling bioassay for screening putative Fusarium oxysporum f.sp.lini resistant somaclonal lines of linseed.

Marshall, G. & Courduries, P., 1994, In : Natural Fibres. 38, p. 27 - 28 2 p.

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A simple procedure for assessing soil structural, rooting and surface conditions.

Ball, BC. & Douglas, JT., 2003, In : Soil Use and Management. 19, p. 50 - 56 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

A simplified classification of land-type zones to assist the integration of biodiversity objectives in land-use policies

Pienkowski, MW., Bignal, EM., Galbraith, CA., McCracken, DI., Stillman, RA., Boobyer, MG. & Curtis, DJ., 1996, In : Biological Conservation. 75, p. 11 - 25 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

A simplified method for estimating soil compaction

O'Sullivan, MF., Henshall, JK. & Dickson, JW., 1999, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 49, p. 325 - 335 11 p.

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77 Citations (Scopus)

A simulation model for predicting the voluntary feed intake of a growing pig

Yoosuk, S., Ong, H. B., Roan, S. W., Morgan, C. A. & Whittemore, C. T., 1 Dec 2011, In : Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica A: Animal Sciences. 61, 4, p. 168-186 19 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

A simulation modelling study of water pollution caused by outwintering of cows

McGechan, MB., Barnes, AP., Fychan, R. & Marley, CL., 26 Sep 2017, In : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 142, p. 397 - 405 9 p.

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A simulation model operating with daily weather data to explore silage and haymaking opportunities in climatically different areas of Scotland

McGechan, MB. & Cooper, G., 1995, In : Agricultural Systems. 48(3), p. 315 - 343 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

A simulation study of crop growth and development under climate change

Peiris, DR., Crawford, JW., Grashoff, C., Jefferies, RA., Porter, JR. & Marshall, B., 1996, In : Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 79, p. 271 - 288 18 p.

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57 Citations (Scopus)