Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output 1985 2020

2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Crossing boundaries for cetacean conservation: setting research priorities to guide management of harbour porpoises

IJsseldijk, LL., ten Doeschate, MTI., Davison, NJ., Grone, A. & Brownlow, AC., Sep 2018, In : Marine Policy. 95, p. 77 - 84 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

porpoise
cetacean
harbor
bycatch
noise pollution
2 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Dairy cows under experimentally-induced Escherichia coli mastitis show negative emotional states assessed through Qualitative Behaviour Assessment

de Boyers des Roches, A., Lussert, A., Faure, M., Herry, V., Rainard, P., Durand, D., Wemelsfelder, F. & Foucras, G., 20 Jun 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 206, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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mastitis
dairy cows
Escherichia coli
remission
cows

Data driven disease detection – an example in dairy calves

Bowen, J. M., Miller, G. A., Duthie, C-A., Bell, DJ., Mason, CS. & Haskell, MJ., 19 Nov 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Dehorning and welfare indicators in beef cattle - a meta analysis

Canozzi, MEA., Mederos, A., Turner, SP., Manteca, X., McManus, C., Menegassi, SRO. & Barcellos, JOJ., 30 May 2018, In : Animal Production Science. 59, 5, p. 801-814

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hydrocortisone
Meta-Analysis
Amputation
Pain
Local Anesthesia

Delivering perennial new and orphan crops for resilient and nutritious farming systems

Dawson, I. K., McMullin, S., Kindt, R., Muchugi, A., Hendre, P., Lillesø, J-P. B. & Jamnadass, R., 27 Nov 2018, The Climate-Smart Agriculture Papers. Rosenstock, T., Nowak, A. & Girvetz, E. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 113-125 13 p. (The Climate-Smart Agriculture Papers).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
farming systems
crops
climate change
Food and Agriculture Organization
food crops
2 Citations (Scopus)

Demographic quantification of carbon and nitrogen dynamics associated with root turnover in white clover

Scott, GD., Baddeley, JA., Watson, CA. & Robinson, D., 11 Jan 2018, In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 41, 9, p. 2045 - 2056 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Trifolium repens
demographic statistics
carbon
cultivars
nitrogen

Detection of BVD herd management changes using model-based clustering of BVD antibody dynamics

Eze, IJ., Innocent, GT., Adam, K., Huntley, S. & Gunn, GJ., Nov 2018, p. 106. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Determining the role of the phytotoxic secondary metabolite rubellin D in the pathology of Ramularia collo-cygni, the fungus responsible for Ramularia leaf spot disease of barley

Dussart, F., Hoebe, PN., McGrann, GRD. & Spoel, SH., 2018, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2018. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 97-102

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

leaf spot
Ramularia
Cygnus
secondary metabolites
barley

Development of a decision aid to support the use of curative late blight fungicides

Maloney, K., Havis, ND., Cooke, DEL., Loake, G. & Bain, RA., Feb 2018, p. 197 - 202. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Development of a surveillance analysis tool for outcome-based comparison of the confidence of freedom generated by control programmes

Madouasse, A., Mercat, M., Fourichon, C., More, S., Graham, D., Frossling, J., Lindberg, A., Gethmann, J., Sauter, C., Gunn, GJ., Correia-Gomes, C., Henry, MK., van Roon, A., van Dijn, L., van Schaik, G. & Berends, I. MGA., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

1 Citation (Scopus)

Diazotroph abundance and community structure are reshaped by straw return and mineral fertilizer in rice-rice-green manure rotation

Yang, L., Bai, J., Zeng, N., Zhou, X., Liao, Y., Lu, Y., Rees, RM., Nie, J. & Cao, W., 26 Dec 2018, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 136, p. 11-20 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

green manures
mineral fertilizers
straw
community structure
rice
4 Citations (Scopus)

Do community empowerment and enabling state policies work in practice? Insights from a community development intervention in rural Scotland

Markantoni, M., Steiner, A., Meador, JE. & Farmer, J., 6 Nov 2018, In : Geoforum. 97, p. 142 - 154 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

community development
empowerment
community
resilience
enabling state
4 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Early indicators of tail biting outbreaks in pigs

Wedin, M., Baxter, EM., Jack, MC., Futro, A. & D'Eath, RB., 30 Aug 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 208, p. 7 - 13 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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tail
swine
posture
carcass condemnation
farmers
9 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Early intervention with enrichment can prevent tail biting outbreaks in weaner pigs

Lahrmann, HP., Hansen, CF., D'Eath, RB., Busch, ME., Nielsen, JP. & Forkman, B., 23 Jun 2018, In : Livestock Science. 214, p. 272 - 277 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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feeder pigs
tail
haylage
ropes
straw
8 Citations (Scopus)

Early socialisation as a strategy to increase piglets' social skills in intensive farming conditions

Salazar, LC., Ko, H-L., Yang, C-H., Llonch, L., Manteca, X., Camerlink, I. & Llonch, P., 19 Jun 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 206, p. 25 - 31 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

intensive farming
piglets
weaning
skin lesions
social behavior

Editorial: Engineering rumen metabolic pathways: where we are, and where are we heading

Ungerfeld, E. M. & Newbold, CJ., 4 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 2627.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Rumen
Metabolic Networks and Pathways
Fermentation
Nutritive Value
Ruminants
7 Citations (Scopus)
13 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of biochar produced from different biomass sources and at different process temperatures on methane production and ammonia concentrations in vitro

Cabeza, I., Waterhouse, A., Sohi, S. & Rooke, JA., 2 Jan 2018, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 237, p. 1 - 7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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biochar
methane production
ammonia
biomass
temperature

Effect of dietary fat to starch content on fecal microbiota composition and activity in dogs

Schauf, S., de la Fuente, G., Newbold, CJ., Salas-Mani, A., Torre, C., Abecia, L. & Castrillo, C., 27 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 96, 9, p. 3684 - 3698 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dietary fat
starch
dogs
diet
xylan
5 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of phytase on growth performance, phytate degradation and gene expression of myo-inositol transporters in the small intestine, liver and kidney of 21 day old broilers

Walk, CL., Bedford, MR. & Olukosi, OA., 12 Feb 2018, In : Poultry Science. 97, 4, p. 1155 - 1162 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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phytases
myo-inositol
phytic acid
transporters
small intestine
4 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)
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whisky
malt
greenhouse gas emissions
byproducts
production technology
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of awareness on farmers' compliance with diffuse pollution mitigation measures: a conditional process modelling

Okumah, M., Martin-Ortega, J. & Novo, P., 22 Aug 2018, In : Land Use Policy. 76, p. 36 - 45 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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compliance
environmental management
management practice
modeling
water pollution

Effects of dietary nitrate and lipid supplementation on the rumen microbiota associated with methane production

Bowen, J. M., Cormican, P., Lister, S. J., McCabe, M. S., Roehe, R. & Dewhurst, RJ., 9 Apr 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

5 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of feed allowance and indispensable amino acid reduction on feed intake, growth performance and carcass characteristics of growing pigs

Schiavon, S., Bona, M. D., Carcò, G., Carraro, L., Bunger, L. & Gallo, L., 5 Apr 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 4, e0195645.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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carcass characteristics
growth performance
Swine
feed intake
Amino Acids

Environmental and economic trade-offs of milk production systems

March, MD., Alexander, P. & Roberts, DJ., May 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

3 Downloads (Pure)

Environmentally enriched pigs have transcriptional profiles consistent with neuroprotective effects and reduced microglial activity

Brown, SM., Bush, SJ., Summers, KM., Hume, DA. & Lawrence, AB., 17 May 2018, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 350, p. 6 - 15 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Neuronal Plasticity
Neuroprotective Agents
Rodentia
Swine
RNA Sequence Analysis

Estimating antimicrobial usage in Scottish beef and dairy herds from veterinary sales data

Humphry, RW., Henry, MK., Reeves, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Smith, R., Innocent, GT. & Tongue, SC., Nov 2018, p. 377. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Evaluating sensitivity of surveillance strategies for the detection of proliferative gill disease (PGD) in Atlantic salmon in Scotland

Boerlage, AS., Herrero, A., Thompson, KD., Rodger, H., Dagleish, MP., Eze, IJ., Gunn, GJ. & Reeves, A., Nov 2018, p. 222. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of farmer participatory extension programmes

Knook, J., Eory, V., Brander, M. & Moran, D., 26 Apr 2018, In : The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 24, 4, p. 309 - 325 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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farmer
evaluation
agricultural sector
research planning
inclusion
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
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Medicago
Lolium
Rumen
Diet
Poaceae
2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of PCR primers targeting the groEL gene for the specific detection of Streptococcus agalactiae in the context of aquaculture

Leigh, WJ., Zadoks, RN., Jaglarz, A., Costa, JZ., Foster, G. & Thompson, KD., 22 May 2018, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 125, 3, p. 666 - 674 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Streptococcus agalactiae
gene targeting
aquaculture
Streptococcus iniae
dairies
1 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of reference lactation length in Chios dairy sheep

Basdagianni, Z., Sinapis, E. & Banos, G., 26 Apr 2018, In : Animal. 13, 1, p. 1 - 7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Chios (sheep breed)
dairy sheep
lactation
milk yield
correlated responses
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluation of reticuloruminal pH measurements from individual cattle: sampling strategies for the assessment of herd status

Jonsson, N. N., Kleen, J. L., Wallace, R. J., Andonovic, I., Michie, C., Farish, M., Mitchell, MA., Duthie, C-A., Jensen, D. B. & Denwood, M. J., 14 Nov 2018, In : Veterinary Journal. 243, p. 26 - 32 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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herds
cattle
ruminal acidosis
sampling
milking

Exploring management practices and attitudes towards biosecurity of small-scale poultry and pig keepers

Correia-Gomes, C., Auty, HK., Henry, MK., Sparks, NHC. & Gunn, GJ., Nov 2018, p. 112. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

stakeholder
policy
consultation
quality assurance
timescale
4 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Facial expression as a potential measure of both intent and emotion

Camerlink, I., Coulange, E., Farish, M., Baxter, EM. & Turner, SP., 4 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 17602.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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emotions
aggression
ears
swine
eyes
5 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Factors influencing farmer willingness to reduce aggression between pigs

Peden, RSE., Akaichi, F., Camerlink, I., Boyle, LA. & Turner, SP., 22 Dec 2018, In : Animals. 9, 1, p. 6-24 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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aggression
farmers
swine
animal welfare
stakeholders

Factors influencing the prevalence of animal cruelty during adolescence

Connor, M., Currie, C. & Lawrence, AB., 30 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence. p. 1-24

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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adolescence
animal welfare
pain
researchers
social problems

Farmers' spending on variable inputs tends to maximise crop yields, not profit

Reader, MA., Revoredo-Giha, C., Lawrence, RJ., Hodge, ID. & Lang, BGA., 1 Jun 2018, In : International Journal of Agricultural Management. 7, 1, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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profits and margins
crop yield
farmers
crops
social benefit
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Fat accretion measurements strengthen the relationship between feed conversion efficiency and nitrogen isotopic discrimination while rumen microbial genes contribute little

Meale, SJ., Auffret, MD., Watson, M., Morgavi, DP., Cantalapiedra-Hijar, G., Duthie, C-A., Roehe, R. & Dewhurst, RJ., 1 Mar 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 7 p., 3854.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Microbial Genes
Rumen
Nitrogen
Fats
Nitrates

Financial and N2O effects of soil management measures on arable farms in Scotland

Shrestha, S., Eory, V. & Topp, CFE., 2018, Aspects of Applied Biology: Soil Improvement: Impact of Management Practices on Soil Function and Quality . Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 140. p. 83-88

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

soil management
Scotland
farms
cover crops
crop residue management

Financial vulnerability of dairy farms challenged by Johne's disease to changes in farm payment system

Shrestha, S., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Barratt, AS., Thomson, SG. & Stott, AW., 18 Dec 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, 9 p., 316.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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paratuberculosis
dairy farming
farms
profits and margins
disease prevalence
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

First isolation of Brucella pinnipedialis and detection of Brucella antibodies from bearded seals (Erignathus barbatus)

Foster, G., Nymo, IH., Kovacs, KM., Beckmen, KB., Brownlow, AC., Baily, JL., Dagleish, MP., Muchowski, J., Perrett, LL., Tryland, M., Lydersen, C., Godfroid, J., McGovern, B. & Whatmore, AM., 22 Mar 2018, In : Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 128, 1, p. 13 - 20 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Brucella
antibodies
Chukchi Sea
Bering Sea
marine mammals
3 Citations (Scopus)

Food supply and bioenergy production within the global cropland planetary boundary

Henry, RC., Engström, K., Olin, S., Alexander, P., Arneth, A. & Rounsevell, MDA., 22 Mar 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 3, e0194695.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Food supply
Food Supply
bioenergy
Food
Climate
1 Downloads (Pure)

Forensic use of the genomic relationship matrix to validate and discover livestock pedigrees

Moore, KL., Vilela, C., Kaseja, K., Mrode, R. & Coffey, MP., 20 Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 97, 1, p. 35-42 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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pedigree
livestock
genomics
grandparents
animals
1 Citation (Scopus)

From welcome culture to welcome limits? Uncovering preference changes over time for sheltering refugees in Germany

Liebe, U., Meyerhoff, J., Kroesen, M., Chorus, C. & Glenk, K., 1 Aug 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 8, p. 1 - 6 6 p., 0199923.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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refugee
migrant
acceptance
asylum seeker
citizen
5 Downloads (Pure)

Frontiers in climate smart food systems: outlining the research space

Whitfield, S., Challinor, AJ. & Rees, RM., 31 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 2, 2.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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food
climate
agriculture
climate change
famine
4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Genetic profile of scrapie codons 146, 211 and 222 in the PRNP gene locus in three breeds of dairy goats

Vouraki, S., Gelasakis, AI., Alexandri, P., Boukouvala, E., Ekateriniadou, LV., Banos, G. & Arsenos, G., 7 Jun 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 6, 7 p., 0198819.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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scrapie
dairy goats
codons
Damascus (goat breed)
breeds
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Genome-based discovery of polyketide-derived secondary metabolism pathways in the barley pathogen Ramularia collo-cygni

Dussart, F., Douglas, R., Sjokvist, E., Hoebe, PN., Spoel, SH. & McGrann, GRD., 20 Jul 2018, In : Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions. 31, 9, p. 962 - 975 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ramularia
Cygnus
polyketides
barley
metabolism
4 Citations (Scopus)

Genome-wide association analyses based on a multiple-trait approach for modeling feed efficiency

Lu, Y., Vandehaar, MJ., Spurlock, DM., Weigel, KA., Armentano, LE., Connor, EE., Coffey, MP., Veerkamp, RF., de Haas, Y., Staples, CR., Wang, Z., Hanigan, MD. & Tempelman, RJ., 1 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 4, p. 3140 - 3154 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dry matter intake
feed conversion
genome
energy
milk

Genome-wide associations of immune-associated traits in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Banos, G., Tolkamp, A., Coe, JE., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper