Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

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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A slacks-based Data Envelopment Analysis framework to identify differences in sustainability patterns between four contrasting dairy systems

Soteriades, AD., Faverdin, P., March, MD. & Stott, AW., Apr 2014, p. 87 - 94. 8 p.

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A social perspective on food waste: To what extent consumers are aware of their own food waste?

Díaz-Ruiz, R., Costa-Font, M. & Gil, JM., 2015, Envisioning a future without food waste and food poverty: Societal challenges. San-Epifanio, LE. & De Ronables Scheifler, M. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 157-164

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3 Citations (Scopus)

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 cattle personality and welfare in dairy cattle through activity monitors: fear and social behaviours

MacKay, RD., van Reenen, K. & Haskell, MJ., Aug 2014, p. 27. 1 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)

Assessing retail market competition for multi-aquaculture products

Fofana, A. & Jaffry, S., 2015, In : Journal of Economic Studies. 42, 3, p. 462 - 476 15 p.

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Assessing soil organic matter changes in an organically managed long-term crop rotation experiment

Cloy, JM., Rees, RM., Drewer, J., Helfrich, M., Ball, BC., Buckingham, S., Topp, CFE., Walker, RL., Watson, CA. & Mayer, C., 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 128. p. 111 - 118 8 p.

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Assessing the consequences of an incursion of a vector-borne disease I. Identifying feasible incursion scenarios for bluetongue in Scotland

Gubbins, S., Szmaragd, C., Burgin, L., Wilson, A., Volkova, V., Gloster, J. & Gunn, GJ., 2010, In : Epidemics. 2, 3, p. 148 - 154 7 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the consequencies of an incursion of a vector-borne disease. II. Spread of bluetongue in Scotland and impact of vaccination

Szmaragd, C., Gunn, GJ. & Gubbins, S., 2010, In : Epidemics. 2, 3, p. 139 - 147 9 p.

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17 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the consumer perception of the term 'organic': a citizens' jury approach

Barnes, AP., Vergunst, P. & Topp, CFE., 2009, In : British Food Journal. 111, p. 155 - 164 10 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the ecological significance of molecular diversity in natural plant populations

McRoberts, N., Finch, RP., Sinclair, WT., Meikle, A., Marshall, G., Squire, G. & McNicol, J., 1999, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 50, p. 1635 - 1645 11 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the economic impact of vaccine availability when controlling foot and mouth disease outbreaks

Porphyre, T., Rich, KM. & Auty, HK., 13 Mar 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, 47

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Assessing the effects of land management and catchment hydrology on well water quality in a designated Nitrate Vulnerable Zone

Trabada-Crende, F. & Vinten, AJA., 1998, In : Agricultural Systems. 57, p. 523 - 540 18 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the effects of land use on temporal change in well water quality in a designated nitrate vulnerable zone

Vinten, AJA. & Dunn, SM., 2001, In : The Science of the Total Environment. 265, p. 253 - 268 16 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the greenhouse gas mitigation effect of removing bovine trypanosomiasis in Eastern Africa

MacLeod, M., Eory, V., Wint, W., Shaw, A., Gerber, PJ., Cecchi, G., Mattioli, R., Sykes, A. & Robinson, T., 18 May 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 5, p. 1633 - 1647 15 p.

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Assessing the influence of rotation design on the N, P, K balance of organic cropping systems

Smith, L., Tarsitano, D., Topp, CFE., Jones, SK., Gerrard, C., Pearce, B. & Williams, A., May 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Aspects of Applied Biology, Vol. 128. p. 157 - 164 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessing the potential for Bluetongue virus 8 to spread and vaccination strategies in Scotland

Bessell, PR., Searle, KR., Auty, HK., Handel, IG., Purse, BV. & de C Bronsvoort, BM., 13 Dec 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, 38940

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Assessing the productivity function of soils

Mueller, L., Schindler, U., Mirschel, W., Shepherd, TG., Ball, BC., Helming, K., Rogasik, J., Eulenstein, F., Wiggering, H. & Lichtfouse, E. (ed.), 2011, Sustainable Agriculture: Volume 2. Lichtfouse, E. (ed.). UK: Springer, Vol. 2. p. 743 - 760 18 p.

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Assessing the productivity function of soils: a review

Mueller, L., Schindler, U., Mirschel, W., Shepherd, TG., Ball, BC., Helming, K., Rogasik, J., Eulenstein, F. & Wiggering, H., 2010, In : Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 30, 3, p. 601 - 614 14 p.

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Assessing the resistance of potatoes to powdery scab (Spongospora subterranea (Wallr.) Lagerh.)

Wastie, R. L., Caligari, P. D. S. & Wale, S. J., 1 Mar 1988, In : Potato Research. 31, 1, p. 167-171 5 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the sensitivity of modelled estimates of N2O emissions and yield to input uncertainty at a UK cropland experimental site using the DailyDayCent model

Fitton, N., Datta, A., Smith, K., Williams, JR., Hastings, A., Kuhnert, M., Topp, CFE. & Smith, P., 2014, In : Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems. 99, 1-3, p. 119 - 133 15 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the spatial distribution of Ixodes ricinus in Scotland using a Bayesian approach

Ribeiro, R., Eze, JI., Gunn, GJ., Gilbert, L., Macrae, A. & Auty, HK., 3 Dec 2018.

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Assessing the welfare challenges to out-wintered pregnant suckler cows

Morgan, CA., McIlvaney, K., Dwyer, CM. & Lawrence, AB., 2009, In : Animal. p. 1167 - 1174 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the 'whole animal': a free-choice - profiling approach

Wemelsfelder, F., Hunter, EA., Mendl, MT. & Lawrence, AB., Aug 2001, In : Animal Behaviour. 62, 2, p. 209 - 220 12 p.

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209 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing uncertainties in crop and pasture ensemble model simulations of productivity and N2O emissions

Ehrhardt, F., Soussana, J-F., Bellocchi, G., Grace, P., McAullife, R., Recous, S., Sandor, R., Smith, P., Snow, V., Migliorati, MDA., Basso, B., Bhatia, A., Brilli, L., Doltra, J., Dorich, CD., Doro, L., Fitton, N., Giacomini, SJ., Grant, B., Harrison, MT. & 20 others, Jones, SK., Kirschbaum, MUF., Klumpp, K., Laville, P., Leonard, J., Liebig, M., Lieffering, M., Martin, R., Massad, RS., Meier, E., Merbold, L., Moore, AD., Myrgiotis, V., Newton, P., Pattey, E., Rolinski, S., Sharp, J., Smith, WN., Wu, L. & Zhang, Q., 28 Oct 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 2, p. e603 - e616

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Assessing uncertainties in land cover projections

Alexander, P., Prestele, R., Verburg, PH., Arneth, A., Baranzelli, C., Batista E Silva, F., Brown, C., Butler, A., Calvin, K., Dendoncker, N., Doelman, JC., Dunford, R., Engstrom, K., Eitelberg, D., Fujimori, S., Harrison, PA., Hasegawa, T., Havlik, P., Holzhauer, S., Humpenoder, F. & 18 others, Jacobs-Crisioni, C., Jain, AK., Krisztin, T., Kyle, P., Lavalle, C., Lenton, T., Liu, J., Meiyappan, P., Popp, A., Powell, T., Sands, RD., Schaldach, R., Stehfest, E., Steinbuks, J., Tabeau, A., van Meijl, H., Wise, MA. & Rounsevell, MDA., 20 Aug 2016, In : Global Change Biology. 23, 2, p. 767 - 781 15 p.

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Assessment of a bacterial 6-phytase in the diets of broiler chickens

Olukosi, OA., Kong, C., Fru-Nji, F., Ajuwon, KM. & Adeola, O., Aug 2013, In : Poultry Science. 92, 8, p. 2101 - 2108 8 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of agricultural crops and natural vegetation in Scotland for energy production by anaerobic digestion and hydrothermal liquefaction

Biller, P., Lawson, D., Madsen, RB., Becker, J., Iverson, BB. & Glasius, M., 13 Dec 2016, In : Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery. 7, 4, p. 1 -

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