Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1976 2020

Silage wilting technologies to reduce effluent production.

McGechan, MB., 1992, In : Agricultural Engineer. 47(1), p. 26 - 29 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Citations (Scopus)

Soil and crop responses to conventional, reduced ground pressure and zero traffic systems for grass silage production

Douglas, JT., Campbell, DJ. & Crawford, CE., 1992, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 24, p. 421 - 439 19 p.

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Soil nitrogen management and interaction with crop pests and diseases in organic farming.

Stockdale, EA., McKinlay, RG. & Rees, RM., 1992, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 30, p. 387 - 392 6 p.

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Statistical analyses of ground beetle data from a set-aside experiment.

Hunter, EA. & McKinlay, RG., 1992, In : British Crop Protection Council Monograph. 50, p. 203 - 206 4 p.

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The effect of culture wavelength on light enhanced dark respiration

Ratchford, IAJ. & Fallowfield, HJ., 1992, In : British Phycological Journal. 27(1), p. 4 - 5 2 p.

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The effects of varying site-water duration on the distribution of water beetle assemblages, adults and larvae (Coleoptera : Haliplidae, Dystiscidae, Hydrophilidae).

Eyre, MD., Carr, R., McBlane, RP. & Foster, GN., 1992, In : Archiv fur Hydrobiologie. 124, p. 281 - 291 11 p.

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The olfactory and behavioural response of seed weevils, Ceutorhynchus assimilis, to oilseed rape volatiles

Evans, KA., 1992, Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium on Insect-Plant Relationships, Series Entomologica, 49. p. 107-109

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

The spatial dynamics of spiders in farmland.

Sunderland, KD. & Topping, CJ., 1992, In : Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 33, p. 639 - 644 6 p.

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Uso de Coleopteros acuaticos como indicadores biologicos.

Ribera Galan, I. & Foster, GN., 1992, In : Elytron. 6, p. 61 - 75 15 p.

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Verotoxigenic Escherichia coli O.157 in Scottish calves

Synge, BA. & Hopkins, GF., 1992, In : Veterinary Journal. 130 (26)

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Aquatic beetle population changes associated with recreating a trout fishery by liming a lake catchment

Foster, GN., 1991, In : Archiv fur Hydrobiologie. 122, p. 313 - 322 10 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

A rapid, inexpensive and quantitative procedure for assessing soil structure with respect to cropping

Koppi, AJ. & Douglas, JT., 1991, In : Soil Use and Management. 7, p. 52 - 56 5 p.

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35 Citations (Scopus)

A time‐course study of the effect of sulphur on glucosinolates in oilseed rape (Brassica napus) from the vegetative stage to maturity

Booth, E. J., Walker, K. C. & Griffiths, D. W., 1991, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 56, 4, p. 479-493 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosinolates
Brassica napus
glucosinolates
Sulfur
vegetative growth
37 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and serum antibody responses of lambs to infection by Listeria monocytogenes.

Low, JC. & Donachie, W., 1991, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 51, p. 185 - 192 8 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of cattle infected with bovine diarrhoea virus using a monclonal antibody capture ELISA.

Fenton, A., Nettleton, PF., Entrican, G., Herring, JA., Malloy, C., Greig, A. & Low, JC., 1991, In : Archives of Virology. Suppl. 3, p. 169 - 174 6 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional factors associated with vaginal prolapse in ewes.

Hosie, BD., Low, JC., Bradley, HK. & Robb, J., 1991, In : Veterinary Record. 128, p. 203 - 208 6 p.

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Outbreak of tetanus.

Gray, D., Allen, MJ. & Matthews, GC., 1991, In : Veterinary Record. 129, p. 1 - 4 4 p.

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Performance of non-synthetic products used for control of black bean aphid (Aphis fabae) on field bean (Vicia faba).

Foster, GN. & Kelly, EWC., 1991, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 118 Supplement, p. 14 - 15 2 p.

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Response of cabbage seed weevils (Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk.) to rape plant odour in the field and in the laboratory

Evans, KA., Allen-Williams, LJ. & Simpkins, I., 1991, In : Cruciferae Newsletter. 14-15, p. 158-159

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Soil-vehicle interaction (C)

Hunter, AGM., 1991, In : Journal of Terramechanics. 28(4), p. 297 - 308 12 p.

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25 Citations (Scopus)

Wheel-induced soil compaction effects on ryegrass production and nitrogen uptake

Douglas, JT. & Crawford, CE., 1991, In : Grass and Forage Science. 46, p. 405 - 416 12 p.

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1990
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.

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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.

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13 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

Glucosinolates
Brassica napus
harvest date
glucosinolates
pods
46 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.

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22 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.

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MANAGE: An expert system for machinery management

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

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6 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.

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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.

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Pest management in vegetable brassicas without insecticides.

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

1989

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

10 Citations (Scopus)

A myopathy of sheep associated with sarcocystis infection and monensin administration.

Jeffrey, M., Low, JC. & Uggla, A., 1989, In : Veterinary Record. 124, p. 422 - 426 5 p.

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Aphid predation by harvestmen in potato fields in Scotland.

Dixon, PL. & McKinlay, RG., 1989, In : Journal of Arachnology. 17, p. 253 - 255 3 p.

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48 Citations (Scopus)

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

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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.

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

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

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Listeria in food. A veterinary perspective.

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

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Observations on germination and acetylcholinesterase activity in wheat seeds.

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

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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

1988

Differential mortality of carabid beetles from potato fields to the insecticide demeton-S-methyl in the laboratory.

Dixon, PL. & McKinlay, RG., 1988, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 17, p. 237 - 238 2 p.

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Effect of a range of spray adjuvants on fluroxypyr and metsulfuron-methyl activity on weeds in cereals.

Davies, DHK. & Hinchcliff, K., 1988, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 18

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