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2020

Does size really matter? Sustainable development outcomes from different scales of land ownership

Thomson, S., Glass, J. & McMorran, R., 2020, Land Reform in Scotland: History, Law and Policy - Scotland's Land. Combe, M., Glass, J. & Tindley, A. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, (Scotland's Land).

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Ramularia collo-cygni - an enemy in waiting

Dussart, F., Creissen, H. E. & Havis, ND., 16 Jan 2020, eLS. p. 1-8 (eLS).

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Welfare from weaning to fattening – Aggression

Turner, SP., 12 Mar 2020, Animal Welfare in Practice: Pigs. Camerlink, I. (ed.). Sheffield: 5m Publishing, p. 114-115 2 p.

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2019

Genetic and genomic dairy cattle evaluations in developing countries

Mrode, RA., 27 Sep 2019, Advances in Breeding of Dairy Cattle. van der Werf, J. & Pryce, J. (eds.). Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing

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Genetic influences on intra-uterine growth retardation of piglet and management interventions for low birth weight piglets

Edwards, S. A., Matheson, SM. & Baxter, EM., 14 Nov 2019, Nutrition of Hyperprolific Sows. Libro Novus, p. 141-166

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Geochemistry | Soil, minor inorganic components

Edwards, A. & Patinha, C., 12 Mar 2019, Encyclopedia of Analytical Science. 3rd ed. Elsevier, p. 319-328 10 p. (Reference Module in Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering).

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Integrated disease management of barley

Newton, A. C., Creissen, H. E., Havis, N. & Burnett, F., 26 Nov 2019, Achieving sustainable cultivation of barley. Fox, G. P. & Li, C. (eds.). Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing, Vol. 74. 30 p.

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Linking arable cropping and livestock production for efficient recycling of N and P

Watson, CA., Topp, CFE. & Ryschawy, J., 2019, Agroecosystem Diversity: Reconciling Contemporary Agriculture and Environmental Quality. Lemaire, G., Carvalho, P. C. D. F., Kronberg, S. & Recous, S. (eds.). Academic Press, p. 169-188

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Modelling nutrient cycles in agriculture and their environmental impacts

Sykes, AS., Topp, CFE. & Rees, RM., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Assessing the environmental impact of agriculture. Weidema, B. (ed.). Cambridge: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited: Series in Agricultural Science, 69 p.

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My personal journey on the pathway of resilience

Skerratt, S., 22 Sep 2019, The Positioning and Making of Female Professors. Murray, R. & Mifsud, D. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan Ltd., p. 133-153 21 p. (Palgrave Studies in Gender and Education).

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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.

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2018

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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Modelling potato growth

Leinonen, I., Chen, H., Taylor, JA. & Wale, S. (ed.), 2018, Achieving Sustainable Cultivation of Potatoes: Volume 2: Production and Storage, Production and Sustainability. Wale, S. (ed.). Cambridge, UK: Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing Limited: Series in Agricultural Science, Vol. 2.

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Organochlorine contaminants and reproductive implication in cetaceans: a case study of the common dolphin

Murphy, S., Law, R. J., Deaville, R., Barnett, J., Perkins, M. W., Brownlow, A., Penrose, R., Davison, NJ., Barber, J. L. & Jepson, P. D., Aug 2018, Marine Mammal Ecotoxicology: Impacts of Multiple Stressors on Population Health. Fossi, M. C. & Panti, C. (eds.). Academic Press, p. 3-38

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Piglet mortality and morbidity: Inevitable or unacceptable?

Baxter, E. M. & Edwards, S. A., 1 Jan 2018, Advances in Pig Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Elsevier Inc., p. 73-100 28 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Population structure of red clover ecotypes collected from Europe and Asia

Jones, C., De Vega, J., Lloyd, D., Hegarty, M., Ayling, S., Powell, W. & Skøt, L., 26 Apr 2018, Breeding Grasses and Protein Crops in the Era of Genomics. Brazauskas, G., Statkeviciute, G. & Jonaviciene, K. (eds.). Springer, p. 20-26 7 p.

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Positive welfare: What does it add to the debate over pig welfare?

Lawrence, A. B., Newberry, R. C. & Špinka, M., 2018, Advances in Pig Welfare. Elsevier Inc., p. 415-444 30 p.

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14 Citations (Scopus)

Role of wildlife in the epidemiology of Mycobacterium bovis

Fox, NJ., Hutchings, MR. & Barrow, P., 2018, Bovine Tuberculosis. CABI Publishing, p. 93-107 14 p.

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Sow welfare in the farrowing crate and alternatives

Baxter, E. M., Andersen, I. L. & Edwards, S. A., 2018, Advances in Pig Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Elsevier Inc., p. 27-72 45 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

The quantitative principles of animal growth

Filipe, J., Leinonen, I. & Kyriazakis, I., 31 Jan 2018, Feed Evaluation Science. Moughan, P. & Hendriks, W. (eds.). Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers

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Understanding sustainability in Scotland's uplands

Glass, J., Feb 2018, Managing Upland Resources: New Approaches for Rural Environmentalists. Mansfield, L. (ed.). Whittles Publishing

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2017

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.

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Breeding for pig welfare: opportunities and challenges

Turner, SP., Camerlink, I., Baxter, EM., D'Eath, RB., Desire, S., Roehe, R. & Spinka, M. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Pig Welfare: Herd and Flock Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Woodhead Publishing, p. 399 - 414 16 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic Solutions

Dominik, S., Smith, J., Conington, JE., Daetwyler, H., Olesen, I., Bunter, K., Ferguson, D. (ed.), Lee, C. (ed.) & Fisher, A. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Sheep Welfare. Ferguson, D., Lee, C. & Fisher, A. (eds.). Woodhead Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 107 - 130 24 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Grain legume production and use in European agricultural systems

Watson, CA., Reckling, M., Preissel, S., Bachinger, J., Bergkvist, G., Kuhlman, T., Lindstrom, K., Nemecek, T., Topp, CFE., Vanhatalo, A., Zander, P., Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Sparks, DL. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Agronomy. Sparks, DL. (ed.). Elsevier Academic Press, Vol. 144. p. 235 - 303 69 p.

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39 Citations (Scopus)

Greenhouse gas sources and sinks

Cloy, JM., Smith, KA., DellaSala, DA. (ed.) & Goldstein, MI. (ed.), 2017, Encyclopedia of the Anthropocene. DellaSala, DA. & Goldstein, MI. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Elsevier Academic Press, Vol. 2. p. 391 - 400 10 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Legume-based green manure crops

Baddeley, J. A., Pappa, V. A., Pristeri, A., Bergkvist, G., Monti, M., Reckling, M., Schläfke, N. & Watson, C. A., 2017, Legumes in Cropping Systems. Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Watson, C. A. (eds.). CABI International, p. 125-138 14 p.

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Mitigating hunger in pregnant sows

D'Eath, RB., Jarvis, S., Baxter, EM., Houdijk, JGM. & Spinka, M. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Pig Welfare: A Volume in Herd and Flock Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 199 - 234 36 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrogen and phosphorus losses from legume-supported cropping

Williams, M., Pappa, V. A. & Rees, R., 2017, Legumes in Cropping Systems. Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Watson, C. A. (eds.). CABI International, p. 37-54 18 p.

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Reproductive management (including impacts of prenatal stress on offspring development)

Dwyer, CM., Ferguson, D. (ed.), Lee, C. (ed.) & Fisher, A. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Sheep Welfare. Ferguson, D., Lee, C. & Fisher, A. (eds.). Woodhead Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 131 - 152 22 p.

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Sustainable intensification of agriculture: impacts on sustainable soil management

Rees, RM., Griffiths, BS., McVittie, A., Ginzky, H. (ed.), Dooley, E. (ed.), Heuser, IL. (ed.), Kasimbazi, E. (ed.), Markus, T. (ed.) & Qin, T. (ed.), 2017, International Yearbook of Soil Law and Policy 2017. Ginzky, H., Dooley, E., Heuser, IL., Kasimbazi, E., Markus, T. & Qin, T. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 2. p. 7 - 16 10 p.

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Sustainable pig production: finding solutions and making choices

Lawrence, AB. & Baxter, EM., 25 Aug 2017, The Meat Crisis: Developing More Sustainable and Ethical Production and Consumption. D'Silva, J. & Webster, J. (eds.). 2 ed. United Kingdom: Routledge, p. 171-185

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2016

Analysis of rumen microbial community in cattle through the integration of metagenomic and network-based approaches

Wang, H., Zheng, H., Browne, F., Roehe, R., Dewhurst, R. J., Engel, F., Hemmje, M. & Walsh, P., 2016, 2016 Ieee International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (Bibm).

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A network analysis of methane and feed conversion genes in the rumen microbial community

Browne, F., Wang, H., Zheng, H., Roehe, R., Dewhurst, R. J. & Walsh, P., 2016, 2016 Ieee International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine (Bibm).

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Applied animal behaviour science and animal welfare: seeking the best balance between our science and its application

Lawrence, A. B., 2016, Animals and Us: 50 Years and More of Applied Ethology. Brown, J., Seddon, Y. & Appleby, M. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 133-152 19 p.

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Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hunger associated with restricted feeding systems

Tolkamp, BJ., D'Eath, RB. & Phillips, CJC. (ed.), 2016, Nutrition and the Welfare of Farm Animals. Phillips, CJC. (ed.). Springer International Publishing, Vol. 16. p. 11 - 27 17 p.

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Invigorating the new rural economy. Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Atterton, J., Shucksmith, M. (ed.) & Brown, DL. (ed.), 2016, Routledge International Handbook of Rural Studies. Shucksmith, M. & Brown, DL. (eds.). London, UK: Routledge, p. 165 - 180 16 p.

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Phosphorus metabolism and transportation in the intestine

Olukosi, OA., Walk, CL. (ed.), Kuhn, I. (ed.), Stein, HH. (ed.), Kidd, MT. (ed.) & Rodehutscord, M. (ed.), 2016, Phytate Destruction - Consequences for Precision Animal Nutrition. Walk, CL., Kuhn, I., Stein, HH., Kidd, MT. & Rodehutscord, M. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 179 - 190 12 p.

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Pioneers of applied ethology

Newberry, RC. & Sandilands, V., 2016, Animals and Us: 50 Years and More of Applied Ethology. Brown, J., Seddon, Y. & Appleby, M. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 51-76 25 p.

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Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)
2015

Auditing beef cow herd reproduction

Caldow, G., Riddell, I. & Cockcroft, PD. (ed.), 2015, Bovine Medicine. Cockcroft, PD. (ed.). John Wiley & Sons Ltd., p. 501 - 505 5 p.

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Diagnosis of Ramularia collo-cygni and Rhynchosporium spp. in barley

Havis, ND., Fountaine, JM., Gorniak, K., Paterson, L., Taylor, JMG. & Lacomme, C. (ed.), 2015, Plant Pathology: Techniques and Protocols, Methods in Molecular Biology. Lacomme, C. (ed.). New York, USA: Springer Science & Business Media, p. 29 - 36 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluating land quality for carbon storage, greenhouse gas emissions and nutrient leaching

Cloy, JM., Ball, BC., Shepherd, TG., Ball, BC. (ed.) & Munkholm, LJ. (ed.), 2015, Visual Soil Evaluation: Realising Potential Crop Production with Minimum Environmental Impact. Ball, BC. & Munkholm, LJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 103 - 121 19 p.

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Influence of major genes on meat quality

Lambe, NR., Krzecio-Nieczyporuk, E., Kocwin-Podsiadhla, M., Bunger, L., Przybylski, W. (ed.) & Hopkins, D. (ed.), 2015, Meat Quality: Genetic and Environmental Factors. Przybylski, W. & Hopkins, D. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: CRC Press, p. 287 - 332 46 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Nationally appropriate mitigation actions for the dairy sector in Malawi: needs and opportunities

Arakelyan, I. & Moran, D., 2015, Handbook of Climate Change Adaptation. Filho, W. L. (ed.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 1861-1882 22 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Piglet mortality: causes and prevention

Edwards, SA., Baxter, EM. & Farmer, C. (ed.), 2015, The Gestating and Lactating Sow. Farmer, C. (ed.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 253 - 278 26 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Reduction of yield gaps and improvement of ecological function through local-to-global applications of visual soil assessment

McKenzie, DC., Pulido Moncado, MA., Ball, BC., Ball, BC. (ed.) & Munkholm, LJ. (ed.), 2015, Visual Soil Evaluation: Realising Potenial Crop Production with Minimum Environmental Impact. Ball, BC. & Munkholm, LJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 31 - 48 18 p.

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Rural governance in the new EU Member States: the experience of the Polish LEADER+ Pilot Programme (2004-2008)

Furmankiewicz, M., Kniec, W., Atterton, J., Bucek, J. (ed.) & Ryder, A. (ed.), 2015, Governance in Transition. Bucek, J. & Ryder, A. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer Geography, p. 133 - 153 21 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

The expanding discipline and role of Visual Soil Evaluation

Ball, BC., Munkholm, LJ., Ball, BC. (ed.) & Munkholm, LJ. (ed.), 2015, Visual Soil Evaluation; Realising Potential Crop Production with Minimum Environmental Impact. Ball, BC. & Munkholm, LJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 142 - 153 12 p.

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What defines ecosystem service-based approaches?

Martin-Ortega, J., Jorda-Capdevila, D., Glenk, K., Holstead, KL., Martin-Ortega, J. (ed.), Ferrier, RC. (ed.), Gordon, IJ. (ed.) & Khan, S. (ed.), 2015, Water Ecosystem Services - A Global Perspective. Martin-Ortega, J., Ferrier, RC., Gordon, IJ. & Khan, S. (eds.). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, p. 3 - 13 11 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
2014

Air: Greenhouse gases from agriculture

Rees, RM., Flack, S., Maxwell, K., Mistry, A. & Van Alfen, NK. (ed.), 2014, Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems. Van Alfen, NK. (ed.). San Diego, USA: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 293 - 304 12 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)