Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

2017

Invited review: Large-scale indirect measurements for enteric methane emissions in dairy cattle: a review of proxies and their potential for use in management and breeding decisions

Negussie, E., de Haas, Y., Dehareng, F., Dewhurst, RJ., Dijkstra, J., Gengler, N., Morgavi, DP., Soyeurt, H., van Gastelen, S., Yan, T. & Biscarini, F., 1 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 4, p. 2433 - 2453 21 p.

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55 Citations (Scopus)
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Isolation and gene flow in a speciation continuum in newts

Pabijan, M., Zieliński, P., Dudek, K., Stuglik, M. & Babik, W., 1 Nov 2017, In : Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 116, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

Is the UK diet sustainable? Assessing the environmental impact, cost and nutritional quality of household food purchases

Wrieden, W. L., Leinonen, I., Barton, K. L., Halligan, J. & Goffe, L., 29 Sep 2017, Proceedings of the Nutrition Society: Irish Section Meeting, 21-23 June 2017, What governs what we eat?. OCE3 ed. Vol. 76. (Proceedings of the Nutrition Society).

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

Lameness due to toe-tip necrosis syndrome in beef calves

Penny, C., Bradley, S. & Wilson, D., 11 Feb 2017, In : Veterinary Record. 180, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Legume-based green manure crops

Baddeley, J. A., Pappa, V. A., Pristeri, A., Bergkvist, G., Monti, M., Reckling, M., Schläfke, N. & Watson, C. A., 2017, Legumes in Cropping Systems. Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Watson, C. A. (eds.). CABI International, p. 125-138 14 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)
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Legumes in Cropping Systems

Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, F., Watson, CA., Murphy-Bokern, D. (ed.), Stoddard, F. (ed.) & Watson, CA. (ed.), 2017, CABI Publishing.

Research output: Book/Report/Policy BriefBook

Liveweight loss associated with handling and weighing of grazing sheep

Wishart, H., Morgan-Davies, C., Stott, AW., Wilson, R. & Waterhouse, A., 20 Jun 2017, In : Small Ruminant Research. 153, p. 163 - 170 8 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)
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Losses, inefficiencies and waste in the global food system

Alexander, P., Brown, C., Arneth, A., Finnigan, J., Moran, D. & Rounsevell, MDA., 16 Feb 2017, In : Agricultural Systems. 153, p. 190 - 200 11 p.

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102 Citations (Scopus)
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Mitigating hunger in pregnant sows

D'Eath, RB., Jarvis, S., Baxter, EM., Houdijk, JGM. & Spinka, M. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Pig Welfare: A Volume in Herd and Flock Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 199 - 234 36 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mitigating nitrous oxide and manure-derived methane emissions by removing cows in response to wet soil conditions

van der Weerden, TJ., Laurenson, S., Vogeler, I., Beukes, PC., Thomas, SM., Rees, RM., Topp, CFE., Lanigan, G. & de Klein, CAM., 21 Jun 2017, In : Agricultural Systems. 156, p. 126 - 138 13 p.

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Mixing of porpoise ecotypes in southwestern UK waters revealed by genetic profiling

Fontaine, MC., Thatcher, O., Ray, N., Piry, S., Brownlow, A., Davison, NJ., Jepson, P., Deaville, R. & Goodman, SJ., 1 Mar 2017, In : Royal Society Open Science. 4, 160992

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Modeling 3D-CSIA data: Carbon, chlorine, and hydrogen isotope fractionation during reductive dechlorination of TCE to ethene

Van Breukelen, B. M., Thouement, H. A. A., Stack, P. E., Vanderford, M., Philp, P. & Kuder, T., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 204, p. 79-89 11 p.

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Modeling genetic and nongenetic variation of feed efficiency and its partial relationships between component traits as a function of management and environmental factors

Lu, Y., Vandehaar, MJ., Spurlock, DM., Weigel, KA., Armentano, LE., Staples, CR., Connor, EE., Wang, Z., Coffey, M., Veerkamp, RF., de Haas, Y. & Tempelman, RJ., 1 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 1, p. 412-427 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling spatial and inter-annual variations of nitrous oxide emissions from UK cropland and grasslands using DailyDayCent

Fitton, N., Datta, A., Cloy, JM., Rees, RM., Topp, CFE., Bell, M., Cardenas, LM., Williams, J., Smith, K., Thorman, R., Watson, CJ., McGeough, KL., Kuhnert, M., Hastings, A., Anthony, S., Chadwick, D. & Smith, P., 1 Dec 2017, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 250, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

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Modelling tree growth to determine the sustainability of current off-take from miombo woodland: a case study from rural villages in Malawi

Green, E. L., Eigenbrod, F., Schreckenberg, K. & Willcock, S., 1 Mar 2017, In : Environmental Conservation. 44, 1, p. 66-73 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

More tail lesions among undocked than tail docked pigs in a conventional herd

Lahrmann, HP., Busch, ME., D'Eath, RB., Forkman, B. & Hansen, CF., 15 Mar 2017, In : Animal. 11, 10, p. 1825 - 1831 7 p.

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Moving ahead from food-related behaviours: an alternative approach to understand household food waste generation

Diaz-Ruiz, R., Costa-Font, M. & Gil, JM., 27 Oct 2017, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 172, p. 1140 - 1151 12 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)
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Nitrogen and phosphorus losses from legume-supported cropping

Williams, M., Pappa, V. A. & Rees, R., 2017, Legumes in Cropping Systems. Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Watson, C. A. (eds.). CABI International, p. 37-54 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Nitrogen isotopic fractionation as a biomarker for nitrogen use efficiency in ruminants: a meta analysis

Cantalapiedra-Hijar, G., Dewhurst, RJ., Cheng, L., Cabrita, ARJ., Fonseca, AJM., Noziere, P., Makowski, D., Fouillet, H. & Ortigues-Marty, I., 29 Dec 2017, In : Animal. 12, 9, p. 1827 - 1837 11 p.

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Nuclear reprocessing-related radiocarbon (14C) uptake in UK marine mammals

Tierney, KM., Muir, GKP., Cook, GT., Heymans, JJ., MacKinnon, G., Howe, JA., Xu, S., Brownlow, A., Davison, NJ., ten Doeschate, M. & Deaville, R., 8 Jul 2017, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 124, p. 43 - 50 8 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
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On a unified theory of development: new institutional economics & the charismatic leader

Meador, JE. & Skerratt, S., 27 May 2017, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 53, p. 144 - 155 12 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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Opportunities and future directions for visual soil evaluation methods in soil structure research

Guimaraes, RML., Lamande, M., Munkholm, LJ., Ball, BC. & Keller, T., 21 Feb 2017, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 173, p. 104 - 113 10 p.

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Opportunities for exercise during pullet rearing, Part I: Effect on the musculoskeletal characteristics of pullets

Casey-Trott, TM., Korver, DR., Guerin, MT., Sandilands, V., Torrey, S. & Widowski, TM., 31 Mar 2017, In : Poultry Science. 96, 8, p. 2509 - 2517 9 p.

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Opportunities for exercise during pullet rearing, Part II: Long-term effects on bone characteristics of adult laying hens at the end-of-lay

Casey-Trott, TM., Korver, DR., Guerin, MT., Sandilands, V., Torrey, S. & Widowski, TM., 31 Mar 2017, In : Poultry Science. 96, 8, p. 2518 - 2527 10 p.

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18 Citations (Scopus)
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Optimising the measurement of antimicrobial resistance for use in epidemiology

Humphry, RW., Evans, J., Webster, C., Tongue, SC., Innocent, G. & Gunn, GJ., Mar 2017, p. 144 - 149. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Optimising use of labour at lambing time on outdoor sheep farms

Morgan-Davies, C. & Robertson, I., Apr 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Optimizing the use of curative late blight fungicides

Maloney, K., Havis, ND., Cooke, D., Loake, G. & Bain, RA., May 2017, p. 127 - 132. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Pancreatic PYY but not PPY expression is responsive to short-term nutritional state and the pancreas constitutes the major site of PYY mRNA expression in chickens

Reid, AMA., Wilson, PW., Caughey, SD., Dixon, LM., D'Eath, RB., Sandilands, V., Boswell, T. & Dunn, IC., 8 Jul 2017, In : General and Comparative Endocrinology. 252, p. 226 - 235 10 p.

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Patterns of antimicrobial resistance in Streptococcus suis isolates from pigs with or without streptococcal disease in England between 2009 and 2014

on behalf of the BRADP1T Consortium, 1 Aug 2017, In : Veterinary Microbiology. 207, p. 117-124 8 p.

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Pea cultivar and wheat residues affect carbon/nitrogen dynamics in pea-triticale intercropping: a microcosms approach

Scalise, A., Pappa, VA., Gelsomino, A. & Rees, RM., 21 Mar 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 592, p. 436 - 450 15 p.

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Performance of Leishmania PFR1 recombinant antigen in serological diagnosis of asymptomatic canine leishmaniosis by ELISA

Ledesma, D., Berriatua, E., Thomas, MC., Bernal, LJ., Ortuna, M., Benitez, C., Egui, A., Papasouliotis, K., Tennant, B., Chambers, J., Infante, JJ. & Lopez, MC., 23 Oct 2017, In : BMC Veterinary Research. 13, 304

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Phenotypic and genetic parameters for selected production and reproduction traits of Mpwapwa cattle in low-input production systems

Chawala, AR., Banos, G., Komwihangilo, DM., Peters, A. & Chagunda, MGG., 5 May 2017, In : South African Journal of Animal Science. 47, 3, p. 307 - 319 13 p.

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Phenotyping tools for genomic selection to reduce mastitis in Texel sheep

McLaren, A., Apr 2017.

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Physical location of black carbon in grassland soil and its implication for SOM modelling

Miller, G., Rees, RM., Griffiths, BS., Sohi, SP., Garnett, MH., Ascough, PL. & Cloy, JM., Sep 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Physiological traits determining yield tolerance of wheat to foliar diseases

van den Berg, F., Paveley, ND., Bingham, IJ. & van den Bosch, F., 10 Oct 2017, In : Phytopathology. 107, 12, p. 1468 - 1478 11 p.

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Piglets exhibit no overt behavioural indicators of pain in the short and long term after tooth resection

Sinclair, AS., Renouard, A., Tallet, C. & Sandercock, DA., 13 Mar 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Planting exotic relatives has increased the threat posed by Dothistroma septosporum to the Caledonian pine populations of Scotland

Piotrowska, MJ., Riddell, C., Hoebe, PN. & Ennos, RA., 10 Nov 2017, In : Evolutionary Applications. 11, 3, p. 350 - 363 14 p.

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Playful pigs: evidence of consistency and change in play depending on litter and developmental stage

Brown, SM., Peters, R., Nevison, IM. & Lawrence, AB., 28 Sep 2017, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 198, p. 36 - 43 8 p.

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Potato disease detection using a UAV equipped with commercial off-the-shelf digital cameras

Gibson-Poole, S., Humphris, S., Toth, I. K. & Hamilton, A., 2017. 1 p.

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Potential for Controlled Traffic Farming (CTF) in grass silage production: agronomics, system design and economics

Hargreaves, PR., Peets, S., Chamen, WCT., White, DR., Misiewicz, PA. & Godwin, RJ., Jul 2017, In : Advances in Animal Biosciences. 8, 2, p. 776 - 781 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Precision Agriculture Technologies positively contributing to GHG emissions mitigation, farm productivity and economics

Balafoutis, A., Beck, B., Fountas, S., Vangeyte, J., van der Wal, T., Soto-Embodas, I., Gomez-Barbero, M., Barnes, AP. & Eory, V., 31 Jul 2017, In : Sustainability. 9, 8, p. 1 - 7 7 p.

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Predicting the combined efficacy of host resistance and fungicides

Ritchie, F., Bain, RA., Lees, A., Boor, T. & Paveley, N., May 2017, p. 139 - 146. 8 p.

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Priorities for research in soil ecology

Eisenhauer, N., Antunes, PM., Bennett, AE., Birkhofer, K., Bissett, A., Bowker, MA., Caruso, T., Chen, B., Coleman, DC., de Boer, W., de Ruiter, P., DeLuca, TH., Frati, F., Griffiths, BS., Hart, MM., Hattenschwiler, S., Haimi, J., Heethoff, M., Kaneko, N., Kelly, LC. & 12 others, Leinaas, HP., Lindo, Z., Macdonald, C., Rillig, MC., Ruess, L., Scheu, S., Schmidt, O., Seastedt, TR., van Straalen, NM., Tiunov, AV., Zimmer, M. & Powell, JR., 13 May 2017, In : Pedobiologia. 63, p. 1 - 7 7 p.

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Professional training in organic food production: a cross-country experience

Guine, R., Costa, D., Correia, P., Costa, C., Correia, H., Castro, M., Guerra, L., Seeds, C., Coll, C., Radics, L., Arslan, M., Soylu, S., Tothova, M., Toth, P. & Basile, S., 5 Jun 2017, In : International Journal of Information and Learning Technology. 34, 3, p. 259 - 273 15 p.

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Protest responses and willingness to accept: ecosystem services providers' preferences towards incentive-based schemes

Villanueva, AJ., Glenk, K. & Rodriguez-Entrena, M., 16 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Agricultural Economics. 68, 3, p. 801-821

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Pseudopregnancy and aseasonal breeding in dairy goats - genetic basis of fertility and impact on lifetime productivity

Desire, S., Mucha, S., Coffey, MP., Mrode, R., Broadbent, J. & Conington, JE., 1 Dec 2017, In : Animal. 12, 9, p. 1799 - 1806 8 p.

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Qualitative Behaviour Assessment of horses exposed to short-term emotional treatments

Hintze, S., Murphy, E., Bachmann, I., Wemelsfelder, F. & Wurbel, H., 28 Jun 2017, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 196, p. 44 - 51 8 p.

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Quality of life and adolescents' communication with their significant others (mother, father, and best friend): the mediating effect of attachment to pets

Marsa-Sambola, F., Williams, J., Muldoon, J., Lawrence, AB., Connor, M. & Currie, C., 20 Feb 2017, In : Attachment and Human Development. 19, 3, p. 278 - 297 20 p.

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