Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

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2017
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Animal health and greenhouse gas intensity: the paradox of periparturient parasitism

Houdijk, JGM., Tolkamp, BJ., Rooke, JA. & Hutchings, MR., 18 May 2017, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 47, 10-11, p. 633 - 641 9 p.

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Animal health surveillance in Scotland in 2030: using scenario planning to develop strategies in the context of 'Brexit'

Boden, LA., Auty, HK., Reeves, A., Rydevik, G., Bessell, P. & McKendrick, IJ., 27 Nov 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 201

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A novel astrovirus associated with encephalitis and ganglionitis in domestic sheep

Pfaff, F., Schlottau, K., Scholes, S., Courtenay, A., Hoffmann, B., Hoper, D. & Beer, M., 22 Feb 2017, In : Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 64, 3, p. 677 - 682 6 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)
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Application of Free Choice Profiling to assess the emotional state of dogs housed in shelter environments

Arena, L., Wemelsfelder, F., Messori, S., Ferri, N. & Barnard, S., 24 Jun 2017, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 195, p. 72 - 79 8 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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Applying a 'value landscapes approach' to conflicts in water governance: the case of the Paraguay-Parana Waterway

Schulz, C., Martin-Ortega, J., Ioris, AAR. & Glenk, K., 25 Mar 2017, In : Ecological Economics. 138, p. 47 - 55 9 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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A prospective cohort study of digital cushion and corium thickness. Part 1: Associations with body condition, lesion incidence, and proximity to calving

Newsome, RF., Green, MJ., Bell, NJ., Bollard, NJ., Mason, CS., Whay, HR. & Huxley, JN., 21 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 6, p. 4745 - 4758 14 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
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A prospective cohort study of digital cushion and corium thickness. Part 2: Does thinning of the digital cushion and corium lead to lameness and claw horn disruption lesions?

Newsome, RF., Green, MJ., Bell, NJ., Bollard, NJ., Mason, CS., Whay, HR. & Huxley, JN., 21 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 6, p. 4759 - 4771 13 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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A quantitative analysis of attitudes and behaviours concerning sustainable parasite control practices from Scottish sheep farmers

Jack, C., Hotchkiss, E., Sargison, ND., Toma, L., Milne, CE. & Bartley, DJ., 14 Feb 2017, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 139, Part B, p. 134 - 145 12 p.

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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 the social, economic and environmental benefits and constraints linked to wild land in Scotland

McVittie, A., Bryce, R., Glass, J., Woolvin, A., Carver, S., Fisher, M., McMorran, R. & Sedee, C., 2017, Scottish Natural Heritage. 109 p. (Commissioned Report; no. 919)

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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 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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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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38 Citations (Scopus)
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Association between body energy content in the dry period and post calving production disease status in dairy cattle

Smith, GL., Friggens, NC., Ashworth, CJ. & Chagunda, MGG., 15 Feb 2017, In : Animal. 11, 9, p. 1590 - 1598 9 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
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A systematic approach to identifying key parameters and processes in agroecosystem models

Myrgiotis, V., Rees, RM., Topp, CFE. & Williams, M., 26 Dec 2017, In : Ecological Modelling. 368, p. 344 - 356 13 p.

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A time-series of methane and carbon dioxide production from dairy cows during a period of dietary transition

Lee, MA., Todd, A., Sutton, MA., Chagunda, MGG., Roberts, DJ. & Rees, RM., 30 Sep 2017, In : Cogent Environmental Science. 3, 1385693.

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Attitudes towards the use of insect-derived materials in Scottish salmon feeds

Popoff, M., MacLeod, M. & Leschen, W., 17 May 2017, In : Journal of Insects as Food and Feed. 3, 2, p. 131 - 138 8 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Bat emergence and weather conditions in Central Scotland

Smillie, C., 2 Apr 2017.

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Behavioural and physiological changes following tail injury in pigs: an insight from the FareWellDock project

Di Giminiani, P., Sandercock, DA., Malcolm, E., Leach, M. & Edwards, SA., 13 Mar 2017.

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Bentley abstract: Pain management in livestock: understanding the views of producers and veterinarians

Rutherford, KMD., Thompson, C. & Ison, S., Mar 2017, p. 198. 1 p.

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Blowfly strike in sheep: self-help surveillance for shepherds is unsustainable

Tongue, SC., Duncan, A., Vipond, J., Stocker, P. & Gunn, GJ., 24 Jan 2017, In : Veterinary Record. 180, 11

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Breeding for pig welfare: opportunities and challenges

Turner, SP., Camerlink, I., Baxter, EM., D'Eath, RB., Desire, S., Roehe, R. & Spinka, M. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Pig Welfare: Herd and Flock Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Woodhead Publishing, p. 399 - 414 16 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

British Escherichia coli O157 in Cattle Study (BECS): to determine the prevalence of E. coli O157 in herds with cattle destined for the food chain

Henry, MK., Tongue, SC., Evans, J., Webster, C., McKendrick, IJ., Morgan, M., Willett, A., Reeves, A., Humphry, RW., Gally, DL., Gunn, GJ. & Chase-Topping, ME., 19 Sep 2017, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 145, 15, p. 3168 - 3179 12 p.

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Campylobacter pinnipediorum sp. nov., isolated from pinnipeds, comprising Campylobacter pinnipediorum subsp. pinnipediorum subsp. nov. and Campylobacter pinnipediorum subsp. caledonicus subsp. nov.

Gilbert, MJ., Miller, WG., St. Leger, J., Chapman, MH., Timmerman, AJ., Duim, B., Foster, G. & Wagenaar, JA., 20 Jun 2017, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 67, 6, p. 1961 - 1968 8 p.

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Cereal varieties: summer 2017 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update 2017

Hoad, SP., Jun 2017, 16 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

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Changes in field dose-response curves for demethylation inhibitor (DMI) and quinone outside inhibitor (QoI) fungicides against Zymoseptoria tritici, related to laboratory sensitivity phenotyping and genotyping assays.

Blake, J., Gosling, P., Fraaije, B., Burnett, FJ., Knight, S., Kildea, S. & Paveley, N., 24 Oct 2017, In : Pest Management Science. 74, 2, p. 302 - 313 12 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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Characterisation of North American Brucella isolates from marine mammals

Whatmore, AM., Dawson, C., Muchowski, J., Perrett, LL., Stubberfield, E., Koylass, M., Foster, G., Davison, NJ., Quance, C., Sidor, IF., Field, CL. & St.Leger, J., 21 Sep 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 9, 0184758.

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Characterization of short- and long-term mechanical sensitisation following surgical tail amputation in pigs

Di Giminiani, P., Edwards, SA., Malcolm, EM., Leach, MC., Herskin, MS. & Sandercock, DA., 6 Jul 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 4827

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19 Citations (Scopus)
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Closing the STEM Skills Gap Inquiry

Smillie, C., 2017, Parliamentary Science & Technology Committee.

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Co-infection with Fasciola hepatica may increase the risk of Escherichia coli O157 shedding in British cattle destined for the food chain

Howell, AK., Tongue, SC., Currie, C., Evans, J., Williams, DJL. & McNeilly, TN., 7 Dec 2017, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 150, p. 70 - 76 7 p.

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Combining slaughterhouse surveillance data with cattle tracing scheme and environmental data to quantify environmental risk factors for liver fluke in cattle

Innocent, GT., Gilbert, L., Jones, EO., McLeod, JE., Gunn, GJ., McKendrick, IJ. & Albon, SD., 8 May 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 65

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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Comparable cortisol, heart rate and milk let-down in nurse sows and non-nurse sows

Amdi, C., Moustsen, VA., Oxholm, LC., Baxter, EM., Sorensen, G., Eriksson, KB., Diness, LH., Nielsen, MF. & Hansen, CF., 22 Feb 2017, In : Livestock Science. 198, p. 174 - 181 8 p.

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Comparative evaluation of commercially available supplementary sources of inorganic phosphorus in broiler feed

Khattak, FM., Shahzad, MA., Pasha, TN. & Saleem, G., 1 Dec 2017, In : The Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences. 26, 6, p. 1576 - 1581 6 p.

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Comparing microbiotas in the upper aerodigestive and lower respiratory tracts of lambs

Glendinning, L., Collie, D., Wright, S., Rutherford, KMD. & McLachlan, G., 27 Oct 2017, In : Microbiome. 5, 145

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Complex responses to movement-based disease control: when livestock trading helps

Prentice, JC., Marion, G., Hutchings, MR., McNeilly, TN. & Matthews, L., 11 Jan 2017, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 14, 126, p. 5 - 2 2 p.

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Compositional mixed modelling of methane emissions and ruminal volatile fatty acids from individual cattle and multiple experiments

Palarea-Albaladejo, J., Rooke, JA., Nevison, IM. & Dewhurst, RJ., 8 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Animal Science. 95, 6, p. 2467 - 2480 14 p.

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Conservation in the face of ambivalent public perceptions – the case of peatlands as ‘the good, the bad and the ugly’

Byg, A., Martin-Ortega, J., Glenk, K. & Novo, P., 9 Jan 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 206, p. 181 - 189 9 p.

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Could consumption of insects, cultured meat or imitation meat reduce global agricultural land use?

Alexander, P., Brown, C., Arneth, A., Dias, C., Finnigan, J., Moran, D. & Rounsevell, MDA., 22 Apr 2017, In : Global Food Security. 15, p. 22 - 32 11 p.

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38 Citations (Scopus)
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Creating exportable consumer brands based on authenticity of place

Whitfield, CW., 31 May 2017.

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Critical review of the impacts of grazing intensity on soil organic carbon storage and other soil quality indicators in extensively managed grasslands

Abdalla, M., Hastings, A., Chadwick, DR., Jones, DL., Evans, CD., Jones, MB., Rees, RM. & Smith, P., 6 Nov 2017, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 253, p. 62 - 81 20 p.

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Detecting and managing new animal health threats: How vulnerable are we?

Correia-Gomes, C. & Auty, H. K., 15 Jul 2017, In : Veterinary Record. 181, 3, p. 65-66 2 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of spring barley yield in a high yield potential environment

Kennedy, SP., Bingham, IJ. & Spink, JH., Jan 2017, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 155, 1, p. 60 - 80 21 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Determinants of sustainable innovation performance by smallholders dairy farmers in Malawi

Chindime, S., Kibwika, P. & Chagunda, MGG., 14 Sep 2017, In : Cogent Food and Agriculture. 3, 1379292.

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Determination of stable reference genes for RT-qPCR expression data in mechanistic pain studies on pig dorsal root ganglia and spinal cord

Sandercock, DA., Coe, JE., Di Giminiani, P. & Edwards, SA., 28 Sep 2017, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 114, p. 493 - 501 9 p.

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Economic potential of flexible balloon biogas digester among smallholder farmers: a case study from Uganda

Kabyanga, M., Balana, BB., Mugisha, J., Walekhwa, PN., Smith, J. & Glenk, K., 29 Dec 2017, In : Renewable Energy. 120, p. 392 - 400 9 p.

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Ecosystem-based solutions for disaster risk reduction: lessons from European applications of ecosystem-based adaptation measures

McVittie, A., Cole, LJ., Wreford, A., Sgobbi, A. & Yordi, B., 27 Dec 2017, In : International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 32, p. 42 - 54 13 p.

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