Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1976 2020

5 Citations (Scopus)

Administration of a NSAID (meloxicam) affects lying behaviour after caesarean section in beef cows

Barrier, AC., Coombs, TM., Dwyer, CM., Haskell, MJ. & Goby, L., 2014, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 155, p. 28 - 33 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

meloxicam
cesarean section
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents
beef cows
cows
14 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
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greenhouse gases
dairies
farmers
agriculture
farm surveys
20 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of Trametes versicolor laccase to soil iron and aluminum minerals: enzyme activity, kinetics and stability studies

Wu, Y., Jiang, Y., Jiao, J., Liu, M., Hu, F., Griffiths, BS. & Li, H., Feb 2014, In : Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces. 114, p. 342 - 348 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

enzyme activity
aluminum
adsorption
iron
kinetics

Advanced breeding in South American camelids: assisted reproduction.

McEvoy, TG., Bourke, DA. & Adam, CL., 1994, In : Assisted Reproductive Technology and Andrology. 5, p. 113 - 115 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Advances in wheat breeding techniques

Bentley, A. & Mackay, I., 31 Oct 2017, Achieving sustainable cultivation of wheat: Breeding, quality traits, pests and diseases. Langdridge, P. (ed.). 1 ed. London: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 53-76 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

breeding methods
wheat
genetic improvement
breeding
selection intensity
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Advantages of social skills for contest resolution

Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., 29 May 2019, In : Royal Society Open Science. 6, 5, 181456.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Aptitude
Wounds and Injuries
Costs and Cost Analysis
Animal Welfare
Socialization
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Aeration condition of a clayey oxisol under long-term no-tillage

Betioli Jnr, E., Tormena, C. A., Moreira, W. H., Ball, BC., Figueiredo, G. C., da Silva, A. P. & Giarola, N. FB., May 2014, In : Revista Brasileira de Ciencia do Solo. 38, 3, p. 990 - 999 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Oxisol
Oxisols
zero tillage
aeration
no-tillage
8 Citations (Scopus)

Aerobic treatment of silage effluent-laboratory experiments

Deans, EA. & Svoboda, IF., 1992, In : Bioresource Technology. 40, p. 23 - 27 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A familiarisation and acceptance of crops incorporating transgenic technology (FACTT). A summary of UK trials.

Green, MR. & Booth, EJ., 1999, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 56, p. 35 - 41 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

A farm level approach to explore farm gross margin effects of soil organic carbon management

Glenk, K., Shrestha, S., Topp, CFE., Sanchez, B., Iglesias, A., Dibari, C. & Merante, P., 22 Nov 2016, In : Agricultural Systems. 151, p. 33 - 46 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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soil organic carbon
farms
input costs
carbon sinks
crop yield
54 Citations (Scopus)

A feasibility study of reintroducing wild boar (Sus scrofa) to Scotland: Would existing woodlands support minimum viable populations?

Howells, O. & Edwards-Jones, G., 1997, In : Biological Conservation. 81, p. 77 - 89 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A field trial of ovine enzootic abortion vaccine

Linklater, K. A., Low, J. C. & Hosie, B. D., 1 Jan 1987, In : Veterinary Record. 121, 13, p. 303-304 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Citations (Scopus)

A field trial to evaluate the pollution potential to ground and surface waters from woodchip corrals for overwintering livestock outdoors

Vinten, AJA., Donnelly, S., Ball, BC., Crawford, CE., Ritchie, RM. & Parker, JP., 2006, In : Soil Use and Management. 22, p. 82 - 94 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A foodborne outbreak of Vero cytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli 0157:H-phage type 8 in hospital

O'Brien, SJ., Murdoch, PS., Riley, AJ., King, I., Barr, M., Murdoch, S., Greig, A., Main, R., Reilly, WJ. & Thomson-Carter, FM., 2001, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 49, p. 167 - 172 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

A framework for assessing agricultural soil quality on a global scale

Mueller, L., Schindler, U., Shepherd, TG., Ball, BC., Smolentseva, E., Hu, C., Hennings, V., Schad, P., Rogasik, J., Zeitz, J., Schindelwein, SL., Behrendt, A., Helming, K. & Eulenstein, F., 2012, In : Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science. 58, p. S76 - S82

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil quality
agricultural soils
agricultural soil
crop yield
soil temperature regimes

A framework for designing multi-functional cover crops

Storkey, J., Döring, TF., Baddeley, JA., Collins, R., Roderick, S., Stobart, R., Jones, HE. & Watson, CA., Jun 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 129. p. 7 - 12 6 p.

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

4 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A framework for estimating society's economic welfare following the introduction of an animal disease: the case of Johne's disease

Barratt, AS., Arnoult, MH., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Rich, KM., Gunn, GJ. & Stott, AW., 6 Jun 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 6, 26 p., e0198436.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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welfare economics
animal diseases
paratuberculosis
herds
Scotland
20 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

A framework for valuing spatially targeted peatland restoration

Glenk, K., Schaafsma, M., Moxey, A., Martin-Ortega, J. & Hanley, N., 2014, In : Ecosystem Services. 9, p. 20 - 33 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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peatland
welfare impact
economic impact
ecosystem service
restoration
15 Citations (Scopus)

A framework for valuing the health benefits of improved bathing water quality in the River Irvine catchment

Johnson, EK., Moran, D. & Vinten, AJA., 2008, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 87, p. 633 - 638 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)
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sustainability
food
soil
soil quality
organic farming

After Brexit: 10 key questions for rural policy in Scotland

Atterton, J., Copus, A., Glass, J., Liddon, A., De Lima, P., McCracken, D., Moxey, A., Philip, L., Shortall, S. & Shucksmith, M., Jan 2018, Newcastle.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
referendum
rural community
EU
agriculture
economy

'After twenty years still not part of the community' - social integration and the tensions between practices and identification

Vergunst, PJB. & Cruz, R. (ed.), 2006, Rural In 2005: Rural towns affected by depopulation and new forgein settlers. Cruz, R. (ed.). Idem, p. 199 - 208 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

46 Citations (Scopus)

A functional model of soil porosity used to interpret measurements of gas diffusion

Arah, JRM. & Ball, BC., 1994, In : European Journal of Soil Science. 45 (2), p. 135 - 144 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

A fuzzy classification of moorland ground beetle (Coleoptera: Carabidae) and plant communities

McCracken, DI., 1994, In : Pedobiologia. 38, p. 12 - 27 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Age-dependent prevalence of anti-Brucella antibodies in hooded seals Cystophora cristata

Nymo, IH., Tryland, M., Frie, AK., Haug, T., Foster, G., Rodven, R. & Godfroid, J., 2013, In : Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 106, 3, p. 187 - 196 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Brucella
Anti-Idiotypic Antibodies
Animal Structures
Bacteriology
Food Chain
2 Citations (Scopus)

Ageing and lipid peroxidation

Gaal, T., Vajdovich, P., Speake, BK., Noble, RC., Surai, PF. & Mezes, M., 1996, In : Hungarian Veterinary Journal. 51, p. 165 - 169 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

A general method for predicting the weight of water in the empty bodies of pigs

Emmans, GC. & Kyriazakis, I., 1995, In : Animal Science. 61, p. 103 - 108 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic analysis of complete lactation milk production in improved Awassi sheep

Pollott, GE. & Gootwine, E., 2001, In : Livestock Production Science. 71, p. 37 - 47 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic analysis of early growth and ultrasonic measurements in hill sheep.

Conington, JE., Bishop, SC., Waterhouse, A. & Simm, G., 1995, In : Animal Science. 61, p. 85 - 93 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic analysis of maternal behaviour score in Scottish Blackface sheep

Lambe, NR., Conington, JE., Bishop, SC., Waterhouse, A. & Simm, G., 2001, In : Animal Science. 72, p. 415 - 425 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic analysis of wool characteristics and lamb performance traits in Scottish blackface sheep

Conington, JE. & Murphy, A., 2003, In : Animal Science. 77, p. 355 - 362 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic epidemiological model to describe resistance to an endemic bacterial disease in livestock: application to footrot in sheep

Nieuwhof, GJ., Conington, JE. & Bishop, SC., 2009, In : Genetics Selection Evolution. 41, 19, p. 1 - 12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A genetic evaluation of growth in sheep using random regression techniques

Lewis, RM. & Brotherstone, S., 2001, In : Animal Science. 74, p. 63 - 70 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

51 Citations (Scopus)

A genetic investigation of various growth models to describe growth of lambs of two contrasting breeds

Lambe, NR., Navajas, EA., Simm, G. & Bunger, L., 2006, In : Journal of Animal Science. 84, p. 2642 - 2654 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Downloads (Pure)

A genome wide analysis of key genes controlling diastatic power activity in UK barley (DPGENES)

Hoad, SP., Joanne Russell, Mark Looseley, Micha Bayer, Hazel Bull, Luke Ramsay, William Thomas, Allan Booth, Jenny Morris, Pete Hedley, Linde Hess & James Brosnan, Oct 2017, PR583 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 20 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

File
barley
genome
winter
malt
germplasm
9 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

A genomewide catalogue of single nucleotide polymorphisms in white-beaked and Atlantic white-sided dolphins

Fernandez, R., Schubert, M., Vargas-Velazquez, AM., Brownlow, A., Vikingsson, GA., Siebert, U., Jensen, LF., Oien, N., Wall, D., Rogan, E., Mikkelsen, B., Dabin, W., Alfarhan, AH., Alquraishi, SA., Al-Rasheid, KAS., Guillot, G. & Orlando, L., 7 May 2015, In : Molecular Ecology Resources. 16, p. 266 - 276 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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dolphins
single nucleotide polymorphism
pods
Lagenorhynchus
Faroe Islands
13 Citations (Scopus)
grazing
foraging
livestock
searching behavior
wildlife
15 Citations (Scopus)

Age over experience: consistency of aggression and mounting behaviour in male and female pigs

Clark, CCA. & D'Eath, RB., Jul 2013, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 147, p. 81 - 93 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aggression
aggression
Swine
swine
testing
22 Citations (Scopus)

Age-related decline in carriage of ampicillin-resistant Escherichia coli in young calves

Hoyle, DV., Shaw, DJ., Knight, HI., Davison, HC., Pearce, MC., Low, JC., Gunn, GJ. & Woolhouse, MEJ., 2004, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 70, p. 6927 - 6930 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

169 Citations (Scopus)

Age-specific reproductive performance in red-billed choughs Pyrrhocorax pyrrhocorax: patterns and processes in a natural population

Reid, JM., Bignal, EM., Bignal, S., McCracken, DI. & Monaghan, P., 2003, In : Journal of Animal Science. 72, p. 765 - 776 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Aggression and affiliation during social conflict in pigs

Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Ursinus, WW., Reimert, I. & Bolhuis, JE., 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 11, e113502.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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aggression
swine
physiology
swine housing
body weight
7 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Aggressive behaviour at regrouping is a poor predictor of chronic aggression in stable social groups

Turner, SP., Nevison, IM., Desire, S., Camerlink, I., Roehe, R., Ison, SH., Farish, M., Jack, MC. & D'Eath, RB., 10 Feb 2017, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 191, p. 98 - 106 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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aggression
lesions (animal)
swine
avoidance behavior
skin lesions
23 Citations (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

Aggressiveness as a component of fighting ability in pigs (Sus scrofa) using a game-theoretical framework

Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., 2015, In : Animal Behaviour. 108, p. 183 - 191 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Sus scrofa
aggression
swine
duration
lactates
14 Citations (Scopus)

A global analysis of CYP51 diversity and azole sensitivity in Rynchosporium commune

Brunner, PC., Stefansson, TS., Fountaine, J., Richina, V. & McDonald, BA., 8 Mar 2016, In : Phytopathology. 106, 4, p. 355 - 361 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Azoles
Alleles
vpr Genes
Ascomycota
Pseudogenes
23 Citations (Scopus)

Agricultural aspects of rape and other Brassica products

Walker, KC. & Booth, EJ., 2001, In : European Journal of Lipid Science Technology. 103, p. 441 - 446 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Agri-environmental diversification: linking environmental, forestry and renewable energy engagement on Scottish farms

Sutherland, L-A., Toma, L., Barnes, AP., Matthews, KB. & Hopkins, J., 30 Jul 2016, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 47, A, p. 10 - 20 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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renewable energy
forestry
diversification
farm
farmer
22 Citations (Scopus)

Agrochemical and medicinal usage of essential oils of representative species of the Pelargonium [Geraniaceae]

Lis-Balchin, M., Hart, S., Deans, SG. & Eaglesham, E., 1996, In : Herbs, Spices and Medicinal Plants. 4, p. 11 - 22 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agronomical and biochemical investigation of Hyssopus officinalis from various geographical sources

Svoboda, KP., Galambosi, B., Deans, SG. & Hethelyi, E., 1993, In : Acta Horticulturae. 344, p. 434 - 443 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)

Agronomical and phytochemical investigation of Hyssopus officinalis

Svoboda, KP., Galambosi, B., Deans, SG. & Hethelyi, E., 1993, In : Agricultural Science in Finland. 2, p. 293 - 301 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)

Agronomical and phytochemical investigation of Pycanthemum ssp. in Finland

Galambosi, B., Svoboda, KP., Hampson, JB. & Asakawa, Y., 1999, In : Z Arzn Gew pfl. 4, p. 19 - 23 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle