Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

1989

Crystallochemical characterization of magnetic spinels prepared from aqueous solution

Sparks, N., Mann, S., Couling, S., Larcomber, M. & Frankel, R., 1989, In : Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics. 85, p. 3033-3044

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Duration of effective benefit from administration of graded oral doses of cobalt to sheep.

MacPherson, A., 9 Dec 1989, In : Veterinary Record. 125, 24, p. 594-596 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Effect of pH on the activity of ryegrass Lolium multiflorum proteases

Heron, S. J. E., Edwards, R. A. & Phillips, P., 1989, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 46, 3, p. 267-277 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

50 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of fish-meal supplementation on performance of overfat lambs fed on barley straw to reduce carcass fatness

Vipond, J. E., King, M. E., Ørskov, E. R. & Wetherill, G. Z., Feb 1989, In : Animal production. 48, 1, p. 131-138 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of various sewage sludge treatment processes on the survival of potato cyst-nematodes (Globodera spp.) and the implications for disposal

Spaull, A. M., McCormack, D. M. & Pike, E. B., 1 Dec 1989, In : Water Science and Technology. 21, 8 -9 pt 3, p. 909-916 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

3 Citations (Scopus)

Ground beetles and weevils (Carabidae and Circulionidae) as indicators of grassland management practices.

Eyre, MD., Luff, ML., Rushton, SP. & Topping, CJ., 1989, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 107, p. 508 - 517 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Herbage productivity of a range of grass species under a silage cutting regime with high fertilizer nitrogen application

FRAME, J., Sep 1989, In : Grass and Forage Science. 44, 3, p. 267-276 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Herbicide use and yield response in winter oilseed rape in Scotland.

Davies, DHK., Walker, KC. & Whytock, GP., 1989, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 23

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Listeria in food. A veterinary perspective.

Low, JC. & Donachie, W., 1989, In : The Lancet. 8633, p. 2 - 5 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Observations on germination and acetylcholinesterase activity in wheat seeds.

Molyneux, DE. & McKinlay, RG., 1989, In : Annals of Botany. 63, p. 81 - 86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediction of Responses to Required Nutrients in Dairy Cows

Oldham, J. D. & Emmans, G. C., 1 Jan 1989, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 72, 12, p. 3212-3229 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
24 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal changes in Cu, Mn, Zn and Co concentrations in soil in the root‐zone of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.)

LINEMAN, D. J., SINCLAIR, A. H. & MITCHELL, M. C., Mar 1989, In : Journal of Soil Science. 40, 1, p. 103-115 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Citations (Scopus)

Selection indices for lean meat production in sheep

Simm, G. & Dingwall, W. S., Mar 1989, In : Livestock Production Science. 21, 3, p. 223-233 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

70 Citations (Scopus)

Silage as a potential source of Listeria monocytogenes in the food chain

Fenlon, D. R., 1 Dec 1989, In : Microbiologie Aliments Nutrition. 7, 2, p. 171-173 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of fertilizer sulphur on grass production for silage

KLESSA, D. A., FRAME, J., GOLIGHTLY, R. D. & HARKESS, R. D., Sep 1989, In : Grass and Forage Science. 44, 3, p. 277-281 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The incidence of Listeria moncytogenes in farm bulk milks in ne Scotland

Fenlon, D. R. & Wilson, J., 1 Dec 1989, In : Acta Microbiologica Hungarica. 36, 2-3, p. 255-258 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The incidence of Listeria monocytogenes in raw milk from farm bulk tanks in North‐East Scotland

FENLON, D. R. & WILSON, J., Mar 1989, In : Journal of Applied Bacteriology. 66, 3, p. 191-196 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of gaseous environment and water availability on the growth of listeria

Fenlon, D. R., 1 Dec 1989, In : Microbiologie Aliments Nutrition. 7, 2, p. 165-169 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

The relationship between spoilage and Listeria monocytogenes contamination in bagged and wrapped big bale silage

FENLON, D. R., WILSON, J. & WEDDELL, J. R., Mar 1989, In : Grass and Forage Science. 44, 1, p. 97-100 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

The response of the cabbage seed weevil (Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk.) and the brassica pod midge (Dasineura brassicae Winn.) to flower colour and volatiles of oilseed rape

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1989, Aspects of Applied Biology : Production and Protection of Oilseed Rape and other Brassica Crops . Association of Applied Biologists (AAB), Vol. 23. p. 347-353

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

1990

A comparison of serum vitamin B12 and serum methylmalonic acid as diagnostic measures of cobalt status in cattle.

Paterson, J. E. & MacPherson, A., 7 Apr 1990, In : Veterinary Record. 126, 14, p. 329-332 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 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

6 Citations (Scopus)

Classification of water beetle assemblages in arable fenland and ranking of sites in relation to conservation value

Foster, GN., Foster, AP., Eyre, MD. & Bilton, DT., 1990, In : Freshwater Biology. 22, p. 343 - 354 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diet selection in pigs: Choices made by growing pigs given foods of different protein concentrations

Kyriazakis, I., Emmans, G. C. & Whittemore, C. T., Aug 1990, In : Animal production. 51, 1, p. 189-199 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

109 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of harvest date and pod position on glucosinolates in oilseed rape (Brassica napus)

Booth, E. J., Walker, K. C. & Griffiths, D. W., 1990, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 53, 1, p. 43-61 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Ensiling grass with straw. I. Effect of straw, cellulase enzyme and urea on chemical composition of grass and grass/legume silages

Jakhmola, R. C., Weddell, J. R. & Greenhalgh, J. F. D., Feb 1990, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 28, 1-2, p. 39-50 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Enzootic abortion of ewes

Aitken, I. D., Clarkson, M. J. & Linklater, K., 1 Jan 1990, In : Veterinary Record. 126, 6, p. 136-138 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

47 Citations (Scopus)

Factors affecting the distribution of water beetle species assemblages in drains of eastern England

Eyre, MD., Foster, GN. & Foster, AP., 1990, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 109, p. 217 - 225 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Herbage productivity of a range of grass species in association with white clover

FRAME, J., Mar 1990, In : Grass and Forage Science. 45, 1, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Herbage productivity of brome grass (Bromus carinatus)

HARKESS, R. D., MORRISON, M. W. & FRAME, J., Dec 1990, In : Grass and Forage Science. 45, 4, p. 383-392 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MANAGE: An expert system for machinery management

Oskoui, KE., Morgan, O. & Voorhees, WB., 1990, In : Farm Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Micronutrient inflow rates and mobilisation into soil solution in the root zone of winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)

Sinclair, A. H., Mackie-Dawson, L. A. & Linehan, D. J., 1 Feb 1990, In : Plant and Soil. 122, 1, p. 143-146 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Migratory plant‐parasitic nematodes associated with cereals in Scotland

BOAG, B., BOWEN, S., SPAULL, A. M., WRIGHT, G. & SMITH, B. F. L., Oct 1990, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 117, 2, p. 399-406 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)

Model components for the determination of energy and protein requirements for breeding sows: a review

Whittemore, C. T. & Morgan, C. A., Sep 1990, In : Livestock Production Science. 26, 1, p. 1-37 37 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

Moisture and dry matter losses in field and wind tunnel trials of grass wilting with frequent mechanical disturbance

Spencer, HB., Lamond, WJ., McGechan, MB., Graham, R. & Moore, AB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 115, p. 203 - 207 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrate status of two major rivers in N. E. Scotland with respect to land use and fertiliser additions

Edwards, A. C., Pugh, K., Wright, G., Sinclair, A. H. & Reaves, G. A., 1 Jun 1990, In : Chemistry and Ecology. 4, 3, p. 97-107 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional effects on the growth and fatness of broilers

Gous, R. M., Emmans, G. C., Broadbent, L. A. & Fisher, C., 1 Sep 1990, In : British Poultry Science. 31, 3, p. 495-505 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

Observations on the effects of Bacillus thuringiensis susp. israelensis on crane fly larvae.

Chard, JM., McKinlay, RG. & Baty, J., 1990, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 24, p. 277 - 278 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pest management in vegetable brassicas without insecticides.

McKinlay, RG., 1990, In : British Crop Protection Council Monograph. 45, p. 205 - 208 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review paper: a review of losses during conservation of grass forage. 2. Storage losses

McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(1), p. 1 - 30 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rumen degradation of straw. 10. Consistency of differences in nutritive value between varieties of cereal straws

Ørskov, E. R., Shand, W. J., Tedesco, D. & Morrice, L. A. F., Aug 1990, In : Animal production. 51, 1, p. 155-162 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Serum vitamin B12 and methylmalonic acid determinations in the diagnosis of cobalt deficiency in pregnant ewes

Fisher, G. E. J. & MacPherson, A., 1 Jan 1990, In : British Veterinary Journal. 146, 2, p. 120-128 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

The immediate effects of abrupt diet composition changes in young pigs

Kyriazakis, I. & Emmans, G. C., Nov 1990, In : British Journal of Nutrition. 64, 3, p. 619-623 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
10 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of a low cobalt intake on the neutrophil function and severity of Ostertagia infection in cattle

Paterson, J. E. & MacPherson, A., 1 Jan 1990, In : British Veterinary Journal. 146, 6, p. 519-530 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

The rewetting of partially dried grass swaths by rain. 1. Lumped and distributed models of moisture fluctuation

Pitt, RE. & McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(1), p. 55 - 67 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The rewetting of partially dried grass swaths by rain. 2. Exploratory experiments in absorption and drying rates

McGechan, MB. & Pitt, RE., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(1), p. 69 - 76 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The role of secondary plant metabolites in host-location by the cabbage seed weevil, Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk

Evans, KA., 1990, Symposia Biologica Hungarica . Vol. 49. p. 459-460

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