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Contributions of biodiversity to the sustainable intensification of food production: Thematic study for The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture

Dawson, ID., Attwood, S., Park, S. E., Jamnadass, R., Powell, W., Sunderland, T., Kindt, R., McMullin, S., Hoebe, PN., Baddeley, JA., Staver, C., Vadez, V., Carsan, S., Roshetko, J. M., Amri, A., Karamura, E., Karamura, D., Paulo, V. B., Hossain, M. E., Phillips, M. & 7 others, Kumar, A., Lilleso, J-P. B., Benzie, J., Sabastian, G. E., Ekesa, B., Ocimati, W. & Graudal, L., May 2019, CA4003EN ed. Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organisation. 42 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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food production
biodiversity
agriculture
production technology
pollinators

Investigation into the issues associated with large scale and concentrated landownership in Scotland

Glenn, S., MacKessack-Leitch, J., Pollard, K., Glass, J. & McMorran, R., 20 Mar 2019, Scottish Land Commission. 63 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

Open Access
agrarian reform
rural development
experience
determinants
Open Access
deer
spatial data
land use
public
Open Access
greenhouse gas emissions
Scotland
livestock
agriculture
breeds

The effects associated with concentrated and large-scale land ownership in Scotland: a research review

Glass, J., McMorran, R. & Thomson, SG., 20 Mar 2019, Scottish Land Commission. 39 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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Scotland
Ownership

Understanding farmer uptake of measures that support biodiversity and ecosystem services in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

Brown, C., Kovacs, E., Zinngrebe, Y., Albizua, A., Galanaki, A., Grammatikopoulou, I., Herzon, I., Marquardt, D., McCracken, DI., Olsson, J. & Villamayor-Tomas, S., 3 Jul 2019, Wallingford, UK: EKLIPSE Expert Working Group. Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. 60 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Common Agricultural Policy
ecosystem service
biodiversity
European Union
food
2018

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 reportResearch

Open Access
referendum
rural community
EU
agriculture
economy

Review of the effectiveness of current community ownership mechanisms and of options for supporting the expansion of community ownership in Scotland

McMorran, R., Lawrence, A., Glass, J., Hollingdale, J., McKee, A., Campbell, D. & Combe, M., 2018, Scottish Land Commission.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

Open Access
community
commissioned research
act
sales
empowerment

Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2019

Hoad, SP., Dec 2018, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2019)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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Open Access
economic impact
biodiversity
wage
land management
moor

Supporting UK malting barley with improved market intelligence on grain skinning

Hoad, S., Gilchrist, A., Glacken, L., Sladden, J., Crawford, CE. & Christie, A., Mar 2018, PR592 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 52 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

skinning
malting barley
markets
hulls
malting

Wheat Ear Sterility Project (WESP)

Hoad, SP., Berry, S., Bequain, C., Dodds, M., Flatman, E., Freeman, C., Granger, R., Jack, P., Laurie, D. A., Simmonds, J., Uauy, C. & Wilson, GW., Sep 2018, PR599 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 105 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

ears
wheat
genotyping
quantitative trait loci
screening
2017
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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 reportResearch

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barley
genome
winter
malt
germplasm

A review of the social, economic and environmental benefits and constraints linked to wild land in Scotland

McVittie, A., Bryce, R., Glass, J., Woolvin, A., Carver, S., Fisher, M., McMorran, R. & Sedee, C., 2017, Scottish Natural Heritage. 109 p. (Commissioned Report; no. 919)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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economics
naturalness
artifact
mountain
land

Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2018

Hoad, SP., Dec 2017, 5 p. (Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2018)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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Tail docking - are the effects longer lasting than a short sharp shock?

Sandercock, DA., Jul 2017, Scotland's Rural College (SRUC). 1 p. (PIGe:newsletter)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2016

Nutritional strategies to reduce enteric methane emissions

Rooke, JA., Miller, G. A., Flockhart, JF., McDowell, MM. & MacLeod, M., 2016, Scotland's Rural College (SRUC). 46 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

methane
greenhouse gas
ruminant
probiotics
meat
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SRUC Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2017

Hoad, SP., Dec 2016, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended Lists for Cereals 2017)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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The impact of diversity of ownership scale on social, economic and environmental outcomes: Exploration and case studies

Thomson, S., Moxey, A., Wightman, A., McKee, A., Miller, D., Brodie, E., Glass, J., Hopkins, J., Matthews, K., Mcmorran, R. & Bryce, R., Mar 2016, Scottish Government Social Research.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2016

Hoad, SP., Dec 2015, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2016)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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Tayside beaver socio-economic impact study: Scottish Natural Heritage Commissioned Report No. 805

Hamilton, A. & Moran, D., 2015, Scottish Natural Heritage. (Scottish Natural Heritage Commissioned Report; no. 805)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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economic impact
catchment
cost
tourism
reintroduction
2014

Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2015

Hoad, SP., Dec 2014, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2015)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2013

Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2014

Hoad, SP., Dec 2013, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2014)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2012
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Desk study to evaluate contributory causes of the current yield plateau in wheat and oilseed rape

Bingham, IJ., Hoad, SP., Ben Lang, Haidee Philpott, Ron Stobart, Jane Thomas , Barnes, AP., Ball, BC., Stuart Knight & Simon Kightley, Nov 2012, PR502 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 226 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

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Brassica napus
plateaus
wheat
agronomy
weather
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Establishing best practice for estimation of Soil N Supply

Hoad, SP., Daniel Kindred, Stuart Knight , Pete Berry, Roger Sylvester-Bradley, Damian Hatley, Nathan Morris & Charlotte White, Apr 2012, PR490 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 214 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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nitrogen
soil
prediction
crops
autumn

Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2013

Hoad, SP., Dec 2012, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2013)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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Working Together for Sustainable Estate Communities

Glass, J., McMorran, R. & McKee, A., Sep 2012, Centre for Mountain Studies, Perth College UHI.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

twenty first century
mountain
project
2011

SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2012

Cranstoun, DAS. & Hoad, SP., Dec 2011, SRUC. 25 p. (SAC Cereals Recommended List for 2012)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2010

SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2011

Cranstoun, DAS. & Hoad, SP., Dec 2010, SRUC. 25 p. (SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2011)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2009

Blending of wheat for Resilience, Improved Distilling quality and Greater Environmental Stability (BRIDGES)

Hoad, SP., Adrian C Newton, J Stuart Swanston & Roger Baird, May 2009, PR452 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 23 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

wheat
winter barley
malting
spring barley
purity

SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2010

Cranstoun, DAS. & Hoad, SP., Dec 2009, SRUC. 22 p. (SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2010)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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Understanding ergot risk in spring barley

Oxley, SJP., Havis, ND. & Hoad, SP., Aug 2009, PR457 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 37 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

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ergot
spring barley
flowering
signs and symptoms (plants)
Appaloosa
2008

SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2009

Cranstoun, DAS. & Hoad, SP., Dec 2008, SRUC. 21 p. (SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2009)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2007

SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2008

Cranstoun, D. & Hoad, SP., Dec 2007, SRUC. 22 p. (SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2008)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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2006

SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2007

Cranstoun, DAS. & Hoad, SP., Dec 2006, SRUC. 16 p. (SAC Cereal Recommended List for 2007)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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The Barley Growth Guide

Bingham, IJ., Hoad, SP., Spink, J. H., Blake, J. & Foulkes, J., 2006, Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 28 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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winter barley
barley
spring barley
crops
wheat
2004
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Root system management in winter wheat: practices to increase water and nitrogen use

Hoad, SP., G Russell, P S Kettlewell & M Belshaw, Nov 2004, PR351 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 143 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

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winter wheat
root systems
nitrogen
water
ears
2000
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Management of cereal root systems

Hoad, SP., G Russell, Bingham, IJ. & M E Lucas, May 2000, RR 43 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 67 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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root systems
rooting
lodging
soil
nitrogen
1999

Assessment of infertility in winter wheat varieties in 1997/98 Recommended List and National List trials

Hoad, SP., W J Angus & Cranstoun, DAS., Jul 1999, PR193 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 33 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

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winter wheat
ears
florets
seed set
Scotland

A variety approach to improving grain yield and quality in spring barley

Hoad, SP. & Cranstoun, DAS., Sep 1999, PR199 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 36 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

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spring barley
grain yield
malting
grain quality
Scotland
1996

Variation within fields of potentially available nitrogen using the hot KCL technique

Fisher, NM., McTaggart, IP. & Hoad, SP., Dec 1996, PR134 ed. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board. 45 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearch

nitrogen
methodology
potassium chloride
spring barley
sampling