Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

Research Output

2018

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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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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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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Beef Monitor: tracking beef cattle growth and predicting carcass characteristics of live animals

Miller, G. A., Hyslop, JJ., Ross, DW., Troy, SM., Barclay, D., Edwards, A., Thomson, W. & Duthie, C-A., 2018.

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Beef Monitor: tracking beef cattle growth and predicting carcass characteristics of live animals

Miller, G. A., Hyslop, JJ., Ross, DW., Barclay, D., Edwards, A., Thomson, W., Troy, SM. & Duthie, C-A., 2018.

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Bovine telomere dynamics and the association between telomere length and productive lifespan

Seeker, LA., Ilska, JJ., Psifidi, A., Wilbourn, RV., Underwood, SL., Fairlie, J., Holland, R., Froy, H., Salvo-Chirnside, E., Bagnall, A., Whitelaw, B., Coffey, MP., Nussey, DH. & Banos, G., 24 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 12748.

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Brexit: How will UK agriculture fare?

Hubbard, C., Davis, J., Feng, S., Harvey, D., Liddon, A., Moxey, A., Ojo, M., Patton, M., Philippidis, G., Scott, C., Shrestha, S. & Wallace, M., 23 Aug 2018, In : EuroChoices. 17, 2, p. 19 - 26 8 p.

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Can dietary fibre level and a single enrichment type reduce the risk of tail biting in undocked pigs

Chou, J-Y., D'Eath, R. B., Sandercock, DA. & O'Driscoll, K., 29 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press).

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Can genomics deliver climate-change ready crops?

Varshney, RK., Singh, VK., Kumar, A., Powell, W. & Sorrells, ME., 1 Oct 2018, In : Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 45, Pt B, p. 205 - 211 7 p.

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Can we breed cattle for lower bovine TB infectivity?

Tsairidou, S., Allen, A., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Anacleto, O., Byrne, A. W., Skuce, R. A., Glass, E. J., Woolliams, J. A. & Doeschl-Wilson, AB., 7 Dec 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, December, 8 p., 310.

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Cereal varieties: summer 2018 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update 2018

Hoad, SP., Jun 2018, 13 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

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Cereal yield gaps across Europe

MACSUR, 1 Nov 2018, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 101, p. 109-120 12 p.

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Characterisation of the ruminal fermentation and microbiome in lambs supplemented with hydrolysable and condensed tannins

Salami, S., Valenti, B., Bella, M., Luciano, G., O'Grady, M., Kerry, J., Jones, E., Priolo, A. & Newbold, CJ., 10 Apr 2018, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 5, p. 1 - 9 9 p.

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Characterization of copy number variants in a large multibreed population of beef and dairy cattle using high-density single nucleotide polymorphism genotype data

Rafter, P., Purfield, DC., Berry, DP., Parnell, AC., Gormley, IC., Kearney, JF., Coffey, MP. & Carthy, TR., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 96, 10, p. 4112 - 4124 13 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Chinese cropping systems are a net source of greenhouse gases despite soil carbon sequestration

Gao, B., Huang, T., Ju, X., Gu, B., Huang, W., Xu, L., Rees, RM., Powlson, DS., Smith, P. & Cui, S., 17 Aug 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 12, p. 5590 - 5606 17 p.

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Citizen science evidence from the past century shows that Scottish rivers are warming

Pohle, I., Helliwell, R., Aube, C., Gibbs, S., Spencer, M. & Spezia, L., 23 Dec 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 659, p. 53 - 65 13 p.

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Community energy: entanglements of community, state and private sector

Creamer, E., Eadson, W., van Veelen, B., Pinker, A., Tingey, M., Braunholtz-Speight, T., Markantoni, M., Foden, M. & Lacey-Barnacle, M., 28 Jun 2018, In : Geography Compass. 12, 7, 16 p., 12378.

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Comparing farmers’ perceptions of the severity of pig aggression seen in video clips against actual severity.

Peden, RSE., Camerlink, I., Boyle, L. A. & Turner, SP., 5 Jun 2018, p. 314. 1 p.

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Comparison of NIRS and wet chemistry methods for the nutritional analysis of haylages for horses

Harris, PA., Nelson, S., Carslake, HB., Argo, CM., Wolf, R., Fabri, FB., Brolsma, KM., van Oostrum, MJ. & Ellis, AD., 4 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. 71, p. 13 - 20 8 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Consistency is key: interactions of current and previous farrowing system on litter size and piglet mortality

King, RL., Baxter, EM., Matheson, SM. & Edwards, SA., 3 May 2018, In : Animal. 13, 1, p. 180 - 188 9 p.

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Copper and zinc sources and levels of zinc inclusion influence growth performance, tissue trace mineral content and carcass yield of broiler chickens

Olukosi, OA., van Kuijk, S. & Han, Y., 3 Jul 2018, In : Poultry Science. 97, 11, p. 3891 - 3898 8 p.

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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.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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

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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).

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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.

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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.

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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

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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.

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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

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.

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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.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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.

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8 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Environmental and economic trade-offs of milk production systems

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

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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.

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