Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1985 2020

2019

Relationships between play and responses to tickling in male juvenile rats

Hammond, TJH., Bombail, V., Nielsen, B. L., Meddle, S. L., Lawrence, AB. & Brown, S. M., Dec 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 221, 104879.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ultrasonics
vocalization
ultrasonics
cages
rats

Resilience of soil functions to transient and persistent stresses is improved more by residue incorporation than the activity of earthworms

Shu, XS., Hallett, PD., Liu, M., Baggs, EM., Hu, F. & Griffiths, BS., Jul 2019, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 139, p. 10-14 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

earthworm
maize
denitrification
ammonia
soil
6 Downloads (Pure)

Review: Early life predisposing factors for biting in pigs

Prunier, A., Averos, X., Dimitrov, I., Edwards, S., Hillman, E., Holinger, M., Ilieski, V., Leming, R., Tallet, C., Turner, SP., Zupan, M. & Camerlink, I., 22 Aug 2019, In : Animal.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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weaning
malnutrition
swine
postpartum period
litter size
1 Citation (Scopus)
22 Downloads (Pure)

Review: Soil compaction and controlled traffic farming in arable and grass cropping systems

Antille, DL., Peets, S., Galambošová, J., Botta, GF., Rataj, V., Macak, M., Tullbery, JN., Chamen, WCT., White, DR., Misiewicz, PA., Hargreaves, PR., Bienvenido, JF. & Godwin, RJ., 2019, In : Agronomy Research. 17, 3, p. 653-682 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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controlled traffic systems
soil compaction
cropping systems
grasses
land tenure
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Review of pig health and welfare surveillance data sources in England and Wales

Smith, RP., Correia-Gomes, C., Williamson, S., Marier, EA., Gilson, D. & Tongue, SC., 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 11, 349.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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Wales
England
swine
monitoring
industry
45 Downloads (Pure)

Reviews and syntheses: Review of causes and sources of N2O emissions and NO3 leaching from organic arable crop rotations

Hansen, S., Frøseth, R., Stenberg, M., Stalenga, J., Olesen, J. E., Krauss, M., Radzikowski, P., Doltra, J., Nadeem, S., Torp, T., Pappa, AV. & Watson, CA., 17 Jul 2019, In : Biogeosciences. 16, 14, p. 2795-2819 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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crop rotation
nitrous oxide
leaching
synthesis
crop
4 Downloads (Pure)

Revisiting cost vector effects in discrete choice experiments

Glenk, K., Meyerhoff, J., Akaichi, F. & Martin-Ortega, J., Aug 2019, In : Resource and Energy Economics. 57, p. 135-155 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Costs
Discrete choice experiment
Willingness-to-pay
Decision strategy
Choice experiment

Rhynchosporium leaf scald disease incidence: seed source and spatial pattern

Topp, CFE., Hughes, G., Nevison, IM., Butler, A., Oxley, S. & Havis, ND., Aug 2019, In : Plant Pathology. 68, 6, p. 1179-1187 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rhynchosporium
scald diseases
disease incidence
seeds
seed-borne diseases
4 Downloads (Pure)

Root and shoot phenology and root longevity of Norway spruce saplings grown at different soil temperatures

Kilpeläinen, J., Domisch, T., Lehto, T., Finér, L., Aphalo, P., Leinonen, I., Ryyppö, A. & Repo, T., Nov 2019, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 49, 11, p. 1441-1452

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sapling
saplings
phenology
soil temperature
Picea abies
dairy farming
land use
biodiversity
feed rations
crops
6 Downloads (Pure)

Rumen bacterial community responses to DPA, EPA and DHA in cattle and sheep: a comparative in vitro study

Carreño, D., Toral, P. G., Pinloche, E., Belenguer, A., Yáñez-Ruiz, D. R., Hervás, G., McEwan, N. R., Newbold, C. J. & Frutos, P., 14 Aug 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 11857.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Rumen
Unsaturated Fatty Acids
Sheep
Lipids
Ruminococcus
1 Citation (Scopus)

Salivary IgA: A biomarker for resistance to Teladorsagia circumcincta and a new estimated breeding value

Fairlie-Clarke, K., Kaseja, K., Sotomaior, C., Brady, N., Moore, K. & Stear, M., May 2019, In : Veterinary Parasitology: X. 269, p. 16-20 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Teladorsagia circumcincta
breeding value
Immunoglobulin A
Breeding
biomarkers
1 Citation (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Slight changes in the chemical structure of haemanthamine greatly influence the effect of the derivatives on rumen fermentation in vitro

Ramos-Morales, E., Tibble-Howlings, J., Lyons, L., Ogbu, M. O., Murphy, P. J., Braganca, R. & Newbold, CJ., 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 7 p., 2440.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Rumen
Fermentation
Butyrates
Esterification
Methane
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Socialisation and its effect on play behaviour and aggression in the domestic pig (Sus scrofa)

Weller, J. E., Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 4180.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
play activities
Sus scrofa
aggression
weaning
swine
1 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Swiss
sustainable development
stakeholder
climate change
snow
2 Citations (Scopus)

Soil bacterial community structure and functional responses across a long-term mineral phosphorus (Pi) fertilisation gradient differ in grazed and cut grasslands

Randall, K., Creamer, R., Brennan, F., Clipson, N., Griffiths, BS., Storey, S. & Doyle, E., Jun 2019, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 138, p. 134-143 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

functional response
community structure
grassland
phosphorus
mineral
4 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Soil bacterial diversity is positively associated with air temperature in the maritime Antarctic

Dennis, P. G., Newsham, K. K., Rushton, S. P., O'Donnell, A. G. & Hopkins, D. W., 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 2686.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Soil
Air
Temperature
Ecosystem
16S Ribosomal RNA
1 Citation (Scopus)

Soil biota, carbon cycling and crop plant biomass responses to biochar in a temperate mesocosm experiment

McCormack, S. A., Ostle, N., Bardgett, R. D., Hopkins, DW., Pereira, M. G. & Vanbergen, A. J., Jul 2019, In : Plant and Soil. 440, 1-2, p. 341-356 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biochar
soil biota
crop plant
mesocosm
carbon
2 Citations (Scopus)

Soil compaction effects on grassland silage yields and soil structure under different levels of compaction over three years

Hargreaves, PR., Baker, K. L., Graceson, A., Bonnett, S., Ball, BC. & Cloy, JM., Sep 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 109, 125916.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

silage
soil compaction
soil structure
compaction
grasslands
18 Citations (Scopus)

Soil nematode abundance and functional group composition at a global scale

van den Hoogen, J., Geisen, S., Routh, D., Ferris, H., Traunspurger, W., Wardle, D. A., de Goede, R. G. M., Adams, B. J., Ahmad, W., Andriuzzi, W. S., Bardgett, R. D., Bonkowski, M., Campos-Herrera, R., Cares, J. E., Caruso, T., de Brito Caixeta, L., Chen, X., Costa, S. R., Creamer, R., Mauro da Cunha Castro, J. & 50 others, Dam, M., Djigal, D., Escuer, M., Griffiths, B. S., Gutiérrez, C., Hohberg, K., Kalinkina, D., Kardol, P., Kergunteuil, A., Korthals, G., Krashevska, V., Kudrin, A. A., Li, Q., Liang, W., Magilton, M., Marais, M., Martín, J. A. R., Matveeva, E., Mayad, E. H., Mulder, C., Mullin, P., Neilson, R., Nguyen, T. A. D., Nielsen, U. N., Okada, H., Rius, J. E. P., Pan, K., Peneva, V., Pellissier, L., Carlos Pereira da Silva, J., Pitteloud, C., Powers, T. O., Powers, K., Quist, C. W., Rasmann, S., Moreno, S. S., Scheu, S., Setälä, H., Sushchuk, A., Tiunov, A. V., Trap, J., van der Putten, W., Vestergård, M., Villenave, C., Waeyenberge, L., Wall, D. H., Wilschut, R., Wright, D. G., Yang, J. I. & Crowther, T. W., 8 Aug 2019, In : Nature. 572, 7768, p. 194-198 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soil
Arctic Regions
Food Chain
Climate
Biomass
5 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Spatial dimensions of stated preference valuation in environmental and resource economics: methods, trends and challenges

Glenk, K., Johnston, RJ., Meyerhoff, J. & Sagebiel, J., 8 Jan 2019, In : Environmental and Resource Economics.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
economic method
trend
resources
welfare
aggregation
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Specific weight of barley grains is determined by traits affecting packing efficiency and by grain density

Hoyle, A., Brennan, M., Jackson, G. & Hoad, SP., 30 Mar 2019, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 99, 5, p. 2548-2555 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
barley
malting
malt
malting barley
market value
5 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Speed breeding orphan crops

Chiurugwi, T., Kemp, S., Powell, W. & Hickey, LT., Mar 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 132, 3, p. 607-616

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
breeding
crops
new crops
biotic stress
economic development

Statistical methods for plant breeding

Mackay, IM., Piepho, H-P. & Garcia, A., 2019, Handbook of Statistical Genetics. Balding, D., Moltka, I. & Marioni, J. (eds.). 4 ed. Wiley, p. 501-530 30 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

plant breeding
statistical analysis
animal breeding
animals
genotype
7 Downloads (Pure)

STOC free: An innovative framework to compare probability of freedom from infection in heterogeneous control programmes

van Roon, A. M., Santman-Berends, I. M. G. A., Graham, D., More, S. J., Nielen, M., Madouasse, A., Mercat, M., Fourichon, C., Gethmann, J., Frössling, J., Lindberg, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Sauter-Louis, C., Henry, MK., van Duijn, L. & van Schaik, G., 26 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 133.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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disease control programs
Bovine viral diarrhea virus
disease control
risk estimate
biosecurity
1 Citation (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Streptococcus canis are a single population infecting multiple animal hosts despite the diversity of the universally present M-like protein SCM

Pinho, M. D., Foster, G., Pomba, C., Machado, M. P., Baily, JL., Kuiken, T., Melo-Cristino, J. & Ramirez, M., 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 10 p., 631.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Streptococcus canis
animals
proteins
genes
virulence
3 Downloads (Pure)

Sulfate and hydroxychloride trace minerals in poultry diets - comparative effects on egg production and quality in laying hens, and growth performance and oxidative stress response in broilers

Olukosi, O. A., Van Kuijk, S. J. A. & Han, Y., 1 Oct 2019, In : Poultry Science. 98, 10, p. 4961-4971 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
egg quality
laying hens
egg production
trace elements
growth performance

SusSheP - sustainable sheep production in Europe

Morgan-Davies, C., Kyle, J. K., Creighton, P., Boman, I. A., Lambe, NR., McLaren, A., Wishart, HM., Krogenaes, A., Wall, E., Pabiou, T., Diskin, M., Meade, KG., McHugh, N., Parreno, L., Druart, X. & Fair, S., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 352 1 p.

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

ewes
artificial insemination
sheep
labor
Ireland
10 Citations (Scopus)

Sustainability of feeding plant by-products: a review of the implications for ruminant meat production

Salami, S. A., Luciano, G., O'Grady, M. N., Biondi, L., Newbold, C. J., Kerry, J. P. & Priolo, A., May 2019, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 251, p. 37-55 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

meat production
byproducts
ruminants
environmental sustainability
livestock production
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Sustainable Diets in the UK—Developing a Systematic Framework to Assess the Environmental Impact, Cost and Nutritional Quality of Household Food Purchases

Wrieden, W., Halligan, J., Goffe, L., Barton, K. & Leinonen, I., 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 18, 4974.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Nutrition
Environmental impact
purchase
environmental impact
diet

Syndromic surveillance by veterinary practitioners: a pilot study in the pig sector

Correia-Gomes, C., Henry, MK., Williamson, S., Irvine, R. M., Gunn, GJ., Woolfenden, N., White, M. EC. & Tongue, SC., May 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 18, 556.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

veterinarians
swine
animal health
monitoring
industry
2 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Escherichia coli O157
cross-sectional studies
Cross-Sectional Studies
farms
cattle
11 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Prebiotics
nutrient utilization
Hordeum
prebiotics
Oligosaccharides

The effect of LPS and ketoprofen on social behaviour and brain physiology in group housed pigs

Veit, C., Janczak, A., Ranheim, B., Valros, A., Sandercock, DA. & Nordgreen, J., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

ketoprofen
social behavior
lipopolysaccharides
physiology
brain
1 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of straw, rope, and Bite-Rite treatment in weaner pens with a tail biting outbreak

Lahrmann, H., Faustrup, J., Hansen, C., D'Eath, RB., Nielsen, J. & Forkman, B., 17 Jun 2019, In : Animals. 9, 6, 365.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
ropes
Bites and Stings
weanlings
Disease Outbreaks
Tail
Open Access
Scotland
Ownership
2 Downloads (Pure)

The genetic architecture of bovine telomere length in early-life and association with animal fitness

Ilska-Warner, JJ., Psifidi, A., Seeker, LA., Wilbourn, R. V., Underwood, S. L., Fairlie, J., Whitelaw, B., Nussey, D. H., Coffey, MP. & Banos, G., 25 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 1048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Telomere
Biomarkers
Domestic Animals
Survival
Health

The genetics of tooth loss and longevity in Scottish Blackface hill ewes

McLaren, A., Conington, JE., Boman, I. A., Pabiou, T., McHugh, N., Waterhouse, A. & Lambe, NR., 10 Apr 2019, Animal Science Fit for the Future - Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science. 1 ed. Edinburgh: Cambridge University Press, Vol. 10. p. 124 1 p. 124

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of fungicide treatment and Integrated Pest Management on barley yields: analysis of a long term field trials database

Stetkiewicz, S., Burnett, FJ., Ennos, RA. & Topp, CFE., 1 Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 105, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

integrated pest management
fungicides
field experimentation
barley
disease severity
1 Citation (Scopus)

The nature and psychological impact of child/adolescent attachment to dogs compared with other companion animals

Muldoon, JC., Williams, JM., Lawrence, AB. & Currie, C., 4 Jan 2019, In : Society and Animals. 27, 1, p. 55-74 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

animal
well-being
adolescent
reciprocity
adolescence

The quality of barley husk-caryopsis adhesion is not correlated with caryopsis cuticle permeability

Brennan, M., Paterson, L., Baharudin, A. A. A., Stanisz-Migal, M. & Hoebe, PN., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Plant Physiology. 243, 153054.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hordeum
hulls
adhesion
Permeability
permeability

The risk of foot and mouth disease transmission posed by public access to the countryside during an outbreak

Auty, H., Mellor, D., Gunn, G. & Boden, L. A., 5 Nov 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 381.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Foot-and-Mouth Disease
foot-and-mouth disease
disease transmission
Disease Outbreaks
fomites
3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

The role of genetics in mainstreaming the production of new and orphan crops to diversify food systems and support human nutrition

Dawson, IK., Powell, W., Hendre, P., Bancic, JB., Hickey, JM., Kindt, R., Hoad, SP., Hale, I. & Jamnadass, R., Oct 2019, In : New Phytologist. 224, 1, p. 37-54 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
Orphaned Children
human nutrition
Food
crops
Gene Pool
5 Citations (Scopus)

The sensitivity of soil organic carbon pools to land management varies depending on former tillage practices

Miller, G., Rees, RM., Griffiths, BS., Ball, BC. & Cloy, JM., 1 Jun 2019, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 189, p. 236-242 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

land management
tillage
organic carbon
soil
particulate organic matter
8 Downloads (Pure)

The value of Sentinel-2 spectral bands for the assessment of winter wheat growth and development

Revill, A., Florence, A., MacArthur, A., Hoad, SP., Rees, RM. & Williams, M., 31 Aug 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 17, 19 p., 2050.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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growth and development
chlorophyll
wheat
leaf area index
winter

To what extent is climate change adaptation a novel challenge for agricultural modellers?

Kipling, R. P., Topp, CFE., Bannink, A., Bartley, D. J., Blanco-Penedo, I., Cortignani, R., del Prado, A., Dono, G., Faverdin, P., Graux, I., Hutchings, NJ., Lauwers, L., Gulzari, Ş. Ö., Reidsma, P., Rolinski, S., Ruiz-Ramos, M., Sandars, D. L., Sándor, R., Schönhart, M., Seddaiu, G. & 4 others, Van Middelkoop, J., Shrestha, S., Weindl, I. & Eory, V., Oct 2019, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 120, 21 p., 104492.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Climate change
agricultural modeling
Triangulation
Risk assessment
Agriculture

Trading on food quality due to changes in prices: Are there any nutritional effects?

Revoredo-Giha, C., Akaichi, F. & Chalmers, N., 20 Dec 2019, In : Nutrients. 12, 1, 23.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Food Quality
food quality
households
Food
Nutritive Value
1 Downloads (Pure)

Transcriptomics analysis of porcine caudal dorsal root ganglia in tail amputated pigs shows long-term effects on many pain-associated genes

Sandercock, DA., Barnett, M., Coe, J., Downing, A., Nirmal, A., Di Giminiani, P., Edwards, S. & Freeman, T., 18 Sep 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 27 p., 314.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Spinal Ganglia
transcriptomics
long term effects
Tail
pain
1 Downloads (Pure)

Treatment of organic resources before soil incorporation in semi-arid regions improves resilience to El Niño, and increases crop production and economic returns

Smith, J., Nayak, D., Albanito, F., Balana, B., Black, H., Boke, S., Brand, A., Byg, A., Dinato, M., Habte, M., Hallett, P., Lemma Argaw, T., Mekuria, W., Moges, A., Muluneh, A., Novo, P., Rivington, M., Tefera, T., Vanni, M., Yakob, G. & 1 others, Phimster, E., 26 Jul 2019, In : Environmental Research Letters. 14, 8, 085004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Arid regions
semiarid region
crop production
Crops
manure
2 Citations (Scopus)

Understanding farmers’ intentions to follow a nutrient management plan using the theory of planned behaviour

Daxini, AD., Ryan, M., O'Donoghue, C. & Barnes, AP., Jun 2019, In : Land Use Policy. 85, p. 428-437 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

nutrient management
farmer
farmers
nutrient
management