Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1985 2020

3 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

A comparison of farm-level greenhouse gas calculators in their application on beef production systems

Sykes, AJ., Topp, CFE., Wilson, RM., Reid, G. & Rees, RM., 22 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 164, p. 398 - 409 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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production system
greenhouse gas
farm
mitigation
carbon footprint
14 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of five methods that estimate meal criteria for cattle

Tolkamp, BJ. & Kyriazakis, I., 1999, In : Animal Science. 69, p. 501 - 514 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of four serological tests for the diagnosis of caseous lymphadenitis in sheep and goats.

Dercksen, DP., Brinkhof, JMA., Dekker-Nooren, T., Van Maanen, K., Bode, CF., Baird, GJ. & Kamp, EM., 2000, In : Veterinary Microbiology. 75, p. 167 - 175 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of hoof lesions and behaviour in pregnant and early lactation heifers at housing

Chaplin, SJ., Ternent, HE., Offer, JE., Logue, DN. & Knight, CH., 2000, In : Veterinary Journal. 159, p. 147 - 153 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)
Practice Management
dairy farming
disease incidence
farmers
farms
6 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A comparison of methane emissions from beef cattle measured using methane hoods with those measured using respiration chambers

Troy, SM., Duthie, C-A., Ross, DW., Hyslop, JJ., Roehe, R., Waterhouse, A. & Rooke, JA., Jan 2016, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 211, p. 6 - 4 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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beef cattle
methane
breathing
nitrates
diet
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
cattle feeding
total mixed rations
methane production
dairy cattle
milk yield
22 Citations (Scopus)
99 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of productivity and welfare of growing pigs in four intensive systems.

Lyons, CAP., Bruce, JM., Fowler, VR. & English, PR., 1995, In : Livestock Production Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of the effects on voluntary intake by sheep of either dietary or intro-ruminal addition of silage juices

Offer, NW., 2000, In : Animal Science. 70, p. 325 - 333 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

100 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of the welfare of sows in different housing conditions.

Broom, DM., Mendl, MT. & Zanella, AJ., 1995, In : Animal Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison of two pre-enrichment media prior to immunomagnetic separation for the isolation of E.coli O157 from bovine faeces

Foster, G., Hopkins, GF., Gunn, GJ., Ternent, HE., Thomson-Carter, F., Knight, HI., Graham, DJL., Edge, VL. & Synge, BA., 2003, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 95, p. 155 - 159 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)
Agriculture
Containers
Computational fluid dynamics
Animals
Railroad cars
2 Citations (Scopus)

A computerised system for the conservation evaluation of woodlands in southern Scotland.

Carlyle, EE. & Edwards-Jones, G., 1995, In : Scottish Forestry. 49, p. 14 - 21 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

A cost benefit study of alternative policies in making grass silage

McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 46(3), p. 153 - 170 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Acquisition and epidemiology of antibiotic-resistant Escherichia coli in a cohort of newborn calves

Hoyle, DV., Knight, HI., Shaw, DJ., Hillman, K., Pearce, M., Low, JC., Gunn, GJ. & Woolhouse, MEJ., 2004, In : Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. 53, p. 867 - 871 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rural community
dialogue
leadership
emotional intelligence
leader
3 Citations (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

A critical review of the impacts of cover crops on nitrogen leaching, net greenhouse gas balance and crop productivity

Abdalla, M., Hastings, A., Cheng, K., Yue, Q., Chadwick, D., Espenberg, M., Truu, J., Rees, RM. & Smith, P., Aug 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 8, p. 2530-2543 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
greenhouse gases
cover crops
leaching
nitrogen
crops
40 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

A cropping system assessment framework - evaluating effects of introducing legumes into crop rotations

Reckling, M., Hecker, J-M., Bergkvist, G., Watson, CA., Zander, P., Schlafke, N., Stoddard, FL., Eory, V., Topp, CFE., Maire, J. & Bachinger, J., 2015, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 76, p. 186 - 197 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
cropping systems
legumes
agronomists
Germany
design for environment
26 Citations (Scopus)

A cross-ecosystem assessment of the effects of land cover and land use on soil emission of selected greenhouse gases and related soil properties in Zimbabwe

Mapanda, F., Mupini, J., Wuta, M., Nyamangara, J. & Rees, RM., 2010, In : European Journal of Soil Science. p. 721 - 733 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Actinobacillus delpinicola sp. no., a new member of the family Pasteurellaceae Pohl (1979) 1981 isolated from sea mammals

Foster, G., Ross, HM., Malnick, A., Willems, A., Garcia, P., Reid, RJ. & Collins, MD., 1996, In : Veterinary Journal. 46, p. 648 - 654 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Actinobacillus scotiae sp.nov., a new member of the family Pasteurellaceae Pohl (1979) 1981 isolated from porpoises (Phocoena phocoena).

Foster, G., Ross, HM., Patterson, IAP., Hutson, RA., Reid, RJ. & Collins, MD., 1998, In : International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology. 48, p. 929 - 933 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Actinobacillus seminis as a cause of abortion in a UK sheep flock

Foster, G., Collins, MD., Lawson, PA., Buxton, D., Murray, FJ. & Sime, A., 1999, In : Veterinary Record. 144, p. 479 - 480 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
18 Citations (Scopus)

Actinomyces bowdenii sp. nov., isolated from canine and feline clinical specimens

Pascual, C., Foster, G., Falsen, E., Bergstrom, K., Greko, C. & Collins, MD., 1999, In : International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology. 49, p. 1873 - 1877 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Actinomyces canis sp. nov., isolated from dogs

Hoyles, L., Falsen, E., Foster, G., Pascual, C., Greko, C. & Collins, MD., 2000, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 50, p. 1547 - 1551 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Actinomyces catuli sp. nov., from dogs

Hoyles, L., Falsen, E., Pascual, C., Sjoden, B., Foster, G., Henderson, D. & Collins, MD., 2001, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 51, p. 679 - 682 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Actinomyces coleocanis sp. nov., from the vagina of a dog

Hoyles, L., Falsen, E., Foster, G. & Collins, MD., 2002, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 52, 4, p. 1201 - 1203 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Actinomyces
Vagina
Dogs
Bacteria
14 Citations (Scopus)

Actinomyces marimammalium sp. nov., from marine mammals

Hoyles, L., Pascual, C., Falsen, E., Foster, G., Grainger, JM. & Collins, MD., 2001, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 51, p. 151 - 156 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Activities of acyl-CoA:cholesterol acyltransferase and cholesteryl ester hydrolase in the yolk sac membrane of the alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) embryo

Vajda, K., Ferguson, MWJ., Shand, JH., Noble, RC. & Speake, BK., 1999, In : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. 122, p. 301 - 307 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Activity patterns of insectivorous bats and birds in northern Scandinavia (69 degrees North) during continuous midsummer daylight

Speakman, JR., Rydell, J., Webb, PI., Hays, GC., Hays, JC., Hulbert, IAR. & McDevitt, RM., 2000, In : Oikos. 88, p. 76 - 86 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acute nephropathy in young lambs.

Angus, KW., Hodgson, JC., Hosie, BD., Low, JC., Mitchell, GBB., Dyson, DA. & Holliman, A., 1989, In : Veterinary Record. 124, p. 9 - 14 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acyltransferase activity in the yolk sac membrane o the chick embryo

Murray, AMB., Denis, R. & Speake, BK., 1999, In : Lipids. 34, p. 929 - 935 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation, resilience and CAP reform: a comparison of crofts and livestock farms in Scotland

Sutherland, L-A., Hopkins, J., Toma, L., Barnes, AP. & Matthews, K., 26 Jul 2017, In : Scottish Geographical Journal. 133, 3-4, p. 192 - 213 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Scotland
livestock
farms
subsidies
farmers
24 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation in agriculture: historic effects of heat waves and droughts on UK agriculture

Wreford, A. & Adger, N., 2010, In : International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability. 8, p. 278 - 289 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

drought
agriculture
heat
dogs
nonverbal communication
4 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation potential of the novel oilseed crop, Honesty (Lunaria annua L.), to the Scottish climate

Walker, RL., Walker, KC. & Booth, EJ., 2003, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 18, p. 7 - 15 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation to climate change: the attitudes of stakeholders in the livestock industry

Hall, C. & Wreford, A., Feb 2012, In : Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. 17, 2, p. 207 - 222 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

livestock
stakeholder
climate change
industry
education
28 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptation to increasing severity of phoma stem canker on winter oilseed rape in the UK under climate change

Barnes, AP., Wreford, A., Butterworth, MH., Semenov, MA., Moran, D., Evans, N. & Fitt, BDL., 2010, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 148, p. 683 - 694 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

stem
climate change
winter
best management practice
climate

Adapting to climate change: the costs and benefits of incremental and transformative changes

Evans, KA., Wreford, A., Moran, D., Dittrich, R. D., Fox, NJ., Glenk, K., Hutchings, MR., McCracken, DI., Mitchell, MA., Moxey, A., Topp, CFE. & Wall, E., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Adaptive winter wheat populations: development, genetic characterisation and application.

Girling, R. D., Döring, T., Cousins, J., Creissen, H. E., Crowley, O., Fish, L., Fradgley, N., Griffiths, S., Haigh, Z., Howlett, S., Jones, H. E., Knapp, S., Pearce, B. D., Pearce, H., Snape, J., Stobart, R., Winkler, L., Whitley, A. & Wolfe, M. S., 2014, Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 198 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
winter wheat
field experimentation
malting
agronomic traits
breads
18 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Addressing global ruminant agricultural challenges through understanding the rumen microbiome: past, present and future

Huws, SA., Creevey, C., Oyama, LB., Mizrahi, I., Denman, SE., Popova, M., Munoz-tamayo, R., Forano, E., Waters, SM., Hess, M., Tapio, I., Smidt, H., Krizsan, S., Yanez-Ruiz, DR., Belanche, A., Guan, LL., Gruninger, RJ., McAllister, T., Newbold, J., Roehe, R. & 17 others, Dewhurst, RJ., Snelling, TJ., Watson, M., Suen, G., Hart, E., Kingston-Smith, A., Scollan, N., Do Prado, RM., Pilau, E., Mantovani, HC., Attwood, GT., Edwards, JE., McEwan, N., Morrison, S., Mayorga, O., Elliott, C. & Morgavi, DP., 25 Sep 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, p. 21-61 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
ruminants
rumen
livestock
microorganisms
animal breeding
3 Citations (Scopus)

Addressing uncertainty in efficient mitigation of agricultural greenhouse gas emissions

Eory, V., Topp, CFE., Butler, A. & Moran, D., 30 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Agricultural Economics. 69, 3, p. 627 - 645 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

greenhouse gas
mitigation
abatement cost
cost analysis
cost

A decision support system for dairy farmers and advisers

Mainland, DD., 1994, In : Agricultural Systems. 45, p. 217 - 231 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A description of the growth of sheep and its genetic analysis.

Lewis, RM., Emmans, GC., Dingwall, WS. & Simm, G., 2001, In : Animal Science. 74, p. 51 - 62 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

A dietary supplement of calcium soaps of fatty acids enhances luteal function in sheep

Kuran, M., Onal, AG., Robinson, JJ., Mackie, K., Speake, BK. & McEvoy, TG., 1999, In : Animal Science. 69, p. 385 - 393 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Administration of a NSAID (meloxicam) affects lying behaviour after caesarean section in beef cows

Barrier, AC., Coombs, TM., Dwyer, CM., Haskell, MJ. & Goby, L., 2014, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 155, p. 28 - 33 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meloxicam
cesarean section
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
beef cows
cows