Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1976 2020

Article
8 Citations (Scopus)

Attainment of puberty and response to superovulation in performance tested Simmental heifers

Tregaskes, LD., Broadbent, PJ., Hutchinson, JSM., Roden, JA. & Dolman, DF., 1996, In : Animal Science. 63

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Attitudes and values of Scottish Farmers: 'Yeoman' and 'entrepeneur' as factors, not distinct types

Austin, EJ., Deary, IJ., Gibson, GJ., McGregor, MJ. & Dent, JB., 1996, In : Rural Sociology. 61, p. 464 - 474 11 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Attitudes of farmers and veterinarians towards pain and the use of pain relief in pigs

Ison, SH. & Rutherford, KMD., 2014, In : The Veterinary Journal. 202, 3, p. 622 - 627 6 p.

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farmers' attitudes
analgesia
veterinarians
pain
swine

Attitudes to farm animal welfare

Austin, EJ., Deary, IJ., Edwards-Jones, G. & Arey, D., 2005, In : Journal of Individual Differences. 26, p. 107 - 120 14 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)

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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salmon
insects
fish meal
consumer attitudes
insect larvae

Attractiveness of host plant volatiles to sweet potato butterfly, Acraea acerata (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae)

Hitimana, N., McKinlay, RG. & Hunter, EA., 2000, In : Vegetable Crops Research Blletin. 52, p. 25 - 30 6 p.

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A tutorial and comprehensive bibliography on the identification of foreign bodies found in food.

Lewis, DF., 1993, In : Food Structure. 12, p. 365 - 378 14 p.

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74 Citations (Scopus)

A typology of dairy farmer perceptions towards climate change

Barnes, AP. & Toma, L., 2011, In : Climate Change. p. 507 - 522 16 p.

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Open Access

A unified approach to model selection using the likelihood ratio test

Lewis, F., Butler, A. & Gilbert, L., 2010, In : Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 2, 2, p. 155 - 162 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inflation
test
tick
simulation
comparison
25 Citations (Scopus)

Automated gas chromatographic analysis system for micrometeorological measurements of trace gas fluxes

Arah, JRM., Crichton, IJ., Smith, KA., Clayton, H. & Skiba, U., 1994, In : Journal of Geophysical Research. 99(D8), p. 16593 - 16598 6 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Automated monitoring of urination events from grazing cattle

Misselbrook, T., Fleming, H., Camp, V., Umstatter, C., Duthie, C-A., Nicoll, L. & Waterhouse, A., 18 Jun 2016, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 230, p. 191 - 198 8 p.

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urination
urine
grazing
monitoring
cattle
27 Citations (Scopus)

Automated soil monolith flux chamber system for the study of trace gas fluxes

Thomson, PE., Parker, JP., Arah, JRM., Clayton, H. & Smith, KA., 1997, In : Science Society of America Journal. 61, p. 1323 - 1330 8 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Automatic assessment of sheep carcasses by image analysis.

Horgan, G., Murphy, SV. & Simm, G., 1995, In : Animal Science. 60, p. 197 - 202 6 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Automatic early warning of tail biting in pigs: 3D cameras can detect lowered tail posture before an outbreak

D'Eath, RB., Jack, MC., Futro, A., Talbot, D., Zhu, Q., Barclay, D. & Baxter, EM., 4 Apr 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 4, 7 p., 0194524.

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posture
cameras
tail
swine
computer vision

A varietal approach to optomising the return on inputs in spring barley

Cranstoun, DAS. & Hoad, SP., 1997, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 50, p. 53 - 59 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Aversion of chickens to various lethal gas mixtures

Sandilands, V., Raj, ABM., Baker, L. & Sparks, NHC., 2011, In : Animal Welfare. 20, 2, p. 253 - 262 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
carbon dioxide
gases
chickens
drinking
air
4 Citations (Scopus)

Avian Paramyxovirus type 1 in feral pigeons

Pennycott, TW., 1994, In : Veterinary Record.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Avian reflex and electroencephalogram responses in different states of consciousness

Sandercock, DA., Auckburally, A., Flaherty, D., Sandilands, V. & McKeegan, DEF., 2014, In : Physiology and Behavior. 133, p. 252 - 259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

electroencephalography
consciousness
reflexes
birds
anesthesia
1 Citation (Scopus)

A web survey application of real choice experiments

Liebe, U., Glenk, K., von Mayer-Hofer, M. & Spiller, A., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Choice Modelling. 33, 100150.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Choice experiment
Web survey
Payment
Food consumption
Priming
2 Citations (Scopus)

A wetland ecosystem service assessment tool: development and application in a tropical peatland in Uganda

Langan, C., Farmer, J., Rivington, M., Novo, P. & Smith, J. U., Aug 2019, In : Ecological Indicators. 103, p. 434-445 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

peatlands
Uganda
peatland
ecosystem service
ecosystem services
10 Downloads (Pure)

Back to the future: rethinking the socioecological systems underlying high nature value farmlands

Lomba, Â., Moreira, F., Klimek, S., Jongman, R., Sullivan, C., Moran, J., Poux, X., Honrado, JP., Pinto-Correia, T., Plieninger, T. & McCracken, DI., 9 Dec 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.

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farmland values
farming systems
agricultural land
farming system
ecosystem services
1 Citation (Scopus)

Bacterial community composition and diversity respond to nutrient amendment but not warming in a maritime Antarctic soil

Newsham, K. K., Tripathi, B. M., Dong, K., Yamamoto, N., Adams, J. M. & Hopkins, D. W., Nov 2019, In : Microbial Ecology. 78, 4, p. 974-984 11 p.

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bacterial communities
community composition
warming
soil bacteria
open-top chamber
32 Citations (Scopus)

Bacterial penetration of the recently oviposited shell of hens' eggs

Sparks, N., May 1985, In : Australian Veterinary Journal. 62, 5, p. 169-170

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Balancing the animal welfare, farm profitability, human health and environmental outcomes of sheep ectoparasite control in Scottish flocks

Milne, CE., Dalton, GE. & Stott, AW., 2008, In : Livestock Science. 118, p. 20 - 33 14 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Barleys grown as cultivar mixtures compared with blends made before and after malting, for effects on malting performance

Swanston, JS., Newton, AC., Hoad, SP. & Spoor, W., 2005, In : Journal of the Institute of Brewing. 111, p. 144 - 152 9 p.

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43 Citations (Scopus)

Bayesian analysis of genetic associations of skin lesions and behavioural traits to identify genetic components of individual aggressiveness in pigs

Turner, SP., Roehe, R., Mekkawy, W., Farnworth, MJ. & Knap, PW., 2008, In : Behavior Genetics. 38, 1, p. 67 - 75 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
skin lesions
Bayesian theory
aggression
swine
lesions (animal)
17 Citations (Scopus)

Bayesian meta-analysis of the effect of fasting, transport and lairage times on four attributes of pork meat quality

Salmi, B., Trefan, L., Bunger, L., Doeschl-Wilson, AB., Bidanel, JP., Terlouw, C. & Larzul, C., Mar 2012, In : Meat Science. 90, p. 584 - 589 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lairage
drip loss
meta-analysis
meat quality
pork
4 Citations (Scopus)

B chromosomes are associated with redistribution of genetic recombination towards lower recombination chromosomal regions in perennial ryegrass

Harper, J., Phillips, D., Thomas, A., Gasior, D., Evans, C., Powell, W., King, J., King, I., Jenkins, G. & Armstead, I., 21 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 69, 8, p. 1861 - 1871 11 p.

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genetic recombination
Lolium perenne
crossing over
pollen
diploidy
1 Citation (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

Beached bachelors: an extensive study on the largest recorded sperm whale Physeter macrocephalus mortality event in the North Sea

IJsseldijk, LL., van Neer, A., Deaville, R., Begeman, L., van de, B., van den Brand, JMA., Brownlow, A., Czeck, R., Dabin, W., ten Doeschate, M., Herder, V., Herr, H., IJzer, J., Jauniaux, T., Jensen, LF., Jepson, PD., Jo, WK., Lakemeyer, J., Lehnert, K., Leopold, MF. & 8 others, Osterhaus, A., Perkins, MW., Piatkowski, U., Prenger-Berninghoff, E., Pund, R., Wohlsein, P., Grone, A. & Siebert, U., 7 Aug 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 8, 20 p., 0201221.

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whale
stranding
sperm
mortality
animal
8 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral and physiological responses of primiparous sows to mixing with older, unfamiliar sows

Ison, SH., Donald, RD., Jarvis, S., Robson, SK., Lawrence, AB. & Rutherford, KMD., 2014, In : Journal of Animal Science. 92, 4, p. 1647 - 1655 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gilts
physiological response
sows
cortisol
posture

Behaviour, social interactions and lesion scores of group-housed sows in relation to floor space allowance

Weng, RC., Edwards, SA. & English, PR., 1997, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 59, p. 307 - 316 10 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Behavioural, brain and cardiac responses to hypobaric hypoxia in broiler chickens

Martin, JE., Christensen, K., Vizzier-Thaxton, Y., Mitchell, MA. & McKeegan, DEF., 23 Apr 2016, In : Physiology and Behavior. 163, p. 25 - 36 12 p.

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atmospheric pressure
hypoxia
broiler chickens
electroencephalography
brain
11 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Behavioural adaptation to a short or no dry period with associated management in dairy cows

Kok, A., van Hoeij, RJ., Tolkamp, BJ., Haskell, MJ., van Knegsel, ATM., de Boer, IJM. & Bokkers, EAM., 7 Nov 2016, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 186, p. 7 - 15 9 p.

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dry period (lactation)
dairy cows
calving
cows
early lactation
8 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural and physiological measures following treadmill exercise as potential indicators to evaluate fatigue in sheep

Cockram, MS., Murphy, E., Ringrose, S., Wemelsfelder, F., Miedema, HM. & Sandercock, DA., Sep 2012, In : Animal. 6, 9, p. 1491 - 1502 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

exercise equipment
exercise
sheep
animal transport
electromyography
66 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural development in groups of pen-housed pullets in relation to genetic strain, age and food form

Savory, CJ. & Mann, JS., 1997, In : British Poultry Science. 38, p. 38 - 47 10 p.

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99 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural development in the neonatal lamb: effect of maternal and birth-related factors

Dwyer, CM., 2003, In : Theriogenology. 59, p. 1027 - 1050 24 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)

Behavioural differences between weaner pigs with intact and docked tails

Paoli, MA., Lahrmann, HP., Jensen, T. & D'Eath, RB., 1 May 2016, In : Animal Welfare. 25, 2, p. 287 - 296 10 p.

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Open Access
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feeder pigs
tail
swine
posture
tail docking
46 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural predictors of the start of normal and dystocic calving in dairy cows and heifers

Miedema, HM., Cockram, MS., Dwyer, CM. & MacRae, AI., 2011, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 132, p. 14 - 19 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dairy heifers
calving
dairy cows
heifers
cows
6 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural response of wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata, Diptera: Anthomyiidae) larvae to the primary plant metabolite carbon dioxide

Rogers, C. D., Evans, KA., Parker, JP. & Pappa, V., Dec 2013, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 103, 6, p. 675-682

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delia coarctata
Anthomyiidae
bulbs
carbon dioxide
metabolites

Behavioural responses of linyphiid spiders (Araneae, Linyphiidae) towards pitfall traps.

Topping, CJ., 1993, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 68, p. 287 - 293 7 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioural responses to different floor space allowances in small groups of laying hens

Savory, CJ., Jack, MC. & Sandilands, V., 2006, In : British Poultry Science. 47, p. 12 - 124 113 p.

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Behavioural strategies used by parasitized and non-parasitized sheep to aviod ingestion of gastro-intestinal nematodes associated with faeces.

Hutchings, MR., Kyriazakis, I., Anderson, DH., Gordon, IJ. & Coop, RL., 1998, In : Animal Science. 67, p. 97 - 106 10 p.

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Behaviour and productivity of sows and piglets in a family system and in farrowing crates.

Arey, DS. & Sancha, SE., 1995, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 50, p. 135 - 145 11 p.

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Behaviour and shelter use by outdoor sows

Buckner, LJ., Edwards, SA. & Bruce, JM., 1997, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science.

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39 Citations (Scopus)
70 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour of 3-week weaned pigs in Straw-Flow, deep straw and flatdeck housing systems

Kelly, HRC., Bruce, JM., English, PR., Fowler, VR. & Edwards, SA., 2000, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 68, p. 269 - 280 12 p.

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34 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour of food restricted broilers during rearing and lay-effects of an alternative feeding method

Sandilands, V., Tolkamp, BJ. & Kyriazakis, I., 2005, In : Physiology and Behaviour. 85, p. 115 - 123 9 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour of laying hens negotiating perches at different heights

Lambe, NR., Scott, GB. & Hitchcock, D., 1997, In : Animal Welfare. 6, p. 29 - 41 13 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)
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farrowing crates
farrowing
gilts
Aggression
piglets
28 Citations (Scopus)

Behaviour of young growing pigs in a resident-intruder test designed to measure aggressiveness

D'Eath, RB. & Pickup, HE., 2002, In : Aggressive Behaviour. 28, p. 401 - 415 15 p.

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