Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

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Are aggressiveness and social status of group housed sows predictable from observations of earlier behaviour?

Mendl, MT., 1993, In : Animal Production. 56, p. 9 -

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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.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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.

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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 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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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.

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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.

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32 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.

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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.

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125 Citations (Scopus)

A review of research into machine stability on slopes

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

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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.

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A review of the potential of giant grasses for UK agriculture

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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.

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11 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.

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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.

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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.

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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)

A single dose of fat-based energy supplement to light birth weight pigs shortly after birth does not increase their survival and growth

Schmitt, OS., Baxter, EM., Lawlor, P. G., Boyle, LA. & O'Driscoll, K., 9 May 2019, In : Animals. 9, 5, 227.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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A space occupancy model for the vegetation succession that occurs on set-aside

Warren, JM. & Topping, CJ., 1999, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 72, p. 119 - 129 11 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

A spatial rainfall simulator for crop production modeling in southern Africa

Wright, J., Smith, J. & Glasbey, C., 2000, In : Mathematical and Computer Modelling. p. 1459 - 1466 8 p.

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Aspects of the productivity of forage legumes in Northern Europe

Halling, MA., Topp, CFE. & Doyle, CJ., 2004, In : Grass and Forage Science. 59, p. 331 - 344 14 p.

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23 Citations (Scopus)

Assembly of 913 microbial genomes from metagenomic sequencing of the cow rumen

Stewart, RD., Auffret, MD., Warr, A., Wiser, AH., Press, MO., Langford, KW., Liachko, I., Snelling, TJ., Dewhurst, RJ., Walker, AW., Roehe, R. & Watson, M., 28 Feb 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 870.

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Assessing and managing intensification in smallholder dairy systems for food and nutrition security in Sub-Saharan Africa

Chagunda, MGG., Mwangwela, A., Mumba, C., dos Anjos, F., Kawonga, BS., Hopkins, R. & Chiwona-Kartun, L., 2015, In : Regional Environmental Change. 16, 8, p. 2257 - 2267 11 p.

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Assessing beef carcass tissue weights using computed tomography spirals of primal cuts

Navajas, EA., Glasbey, CA., Fisher, AV., Ross, DW., Hyslop, JJ., Richardson, RI., Simm, G. & Roehe, R., 2009, In : Meat Science. 84, p. 30 - 38 9 p.

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Assessing consumers' willingness to pay for different units of organic milk: evidence from multi-unit auctions

Akaichi, F., Nayga, RM. & Gil, JM., Dec 2012, In : Canadian Journal of Agricultural Economics. 60, 4, p. 469 - 494 26 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing economic and social pressure for the control of bovine viral diarrhoea virus

Stott, AW., Gunn, GJ., Saatkamp, HW. & Humphry, RW., 2005, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 72, p. 149 - 162 14 p.

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62 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing leg health in chickens using a force plate and gait scoring: how many birds is enough?

Sandilands, V., Brocklehurst, S., Sparks, NHC., Baker, L., McGovern, R., Thorp, B. & Pearson, D., 2011, In : Veterinary Record. 168, p. 77 - 82 6 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing linseed (Linum usitatissimum L.) resistance to Alternaria linicola (Groves & Skolko) using a detached cotyledon assay.

Evans, N., McRoberts, N., Hitchcock, D. & Marshall, G., 1996, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 127, p. 263 - 271 9 p.

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Assessing nitrogen and phosphorus efficiency at farm and catchment scale using nutrient budgets

Domberg, P., Edwards, AC., Sinclair, AH. & Chalmers, NA., 2000, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 80, p. 1946 - 1952 7 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing pig body language: agreement and consistency between pig farmers, veterinarians, and animal activists

Wemelsfelder, F., Hunter, AE., Paul, ES. & Lawrence, AB., Oct 2012, In : Journal of Animal Science. 90, 10, p. 3652 - 3665 14 p.

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44 Citations (Scopus)