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A chronicle of sulfur research in agriculture

Haneklaus, S., Walker, KC., Schnug, E., Saito, K. (ed.), De Kok, LJ. (ed.), Stulen, I. (ed.), Hawesford, MJ. (ed.), Schnug, E. (ed.), Sirko, A. (ed.) & Rennenberg, H. (ed.), 2005, Sulfur Transport and Assimilation in Plants in the Post Genomic ERA. Saito, K., De Kok, LJ., Stulen, I., Hawesford, MJ., Schnug, E., Sirko, A. & Rennenberg, H. (eds.). Leiden, The Netherlands: Backhuys, p. 249 - 256 8 p.

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A comparison of a nitrogen budget for a conventional and an organic farming systems

Topp, CFE., Stockdale, EA., Fortune, S., Watson, CA., Ramsay, S., Cook, SK. (ed.), Cormack, WF. (ed.), Green, M. (ed.), Holland, JM. (ed.), Leake, AR. (ed.) & Welsh, JP. (ed.), 2000, Aspects of Applied Biology, Farming Systems for the New Millennium. Cook, SK., Cormack, WF., Green, M., Holland, JM., Leake, AR. & Welsh, JP. (eds.). Wellesbourne, UK: AAB, Vol. 62. p. 205 - 212 8 p.

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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 methods
wheat
genetic improvement
breeding
selection intensity

'After twenty years still not part of the community' - social integration and the tensions between practices and identification

Vergunst, PJB. & Cruz, R. (ed.), 2006, Rural In 2005: Rural towns affected by depopulation and new forgein settlers. Cruz, R. (ed.). Idem, p. 199 - 208 10 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

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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Air permeability

Ball, BC., Schjonning, P., Dane, JH. (ed.) & Topp, GC. (ed.), 2002, Methods of Soil Analysis: Part 4-Physical Methods. Dane, JH. & Topp, GC. (eds.). Wisconsin, USA: Soil Science Society of America Inc., p. 1141 - 1158 18 p.

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Albania

Hall, DR., Hall, DR. (ed.) & Danta, D. (ed.), 2000, Europe Goes East: EU Enlargement, Diversity and Uncertainty. Hall, DR. & Danta, D. (eds.). London, UK: The Stationery Office, p. 321 - 333 13 p.

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An agent based model of agri-environment measure diffusion: what for?

Deffuant, G., Huet, G., Skerratt, S., Lopez-Paredez, A. (ed.) & Hernandez, C. (ed.), 2007, Agent based modelling of natural resources management. Lopez-Paredez, A. & Hernandez, C. (eds.). Madrid, Spain: Person Educacion, p. 55 - 73 19 p.

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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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Animal boredom: understanding the tedium of confined lives

Wemelsfelder, F. & McMillan, F. (ed.), 2005, Mental health and well-being in animals. McMillan, F. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 79 - 91 13 p.

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Animal breeding and genetics / Traditional animal breeding

Lambe, NR., Simm, G., Jensen, WK. (ed.), Devine, C. (ed.) & Dikeman, M. (ed.), 2004, Encyclopedia of Meat Sciences. Jensen, WK., Devine, C. & Dikeman, M. (eds.). Uppsala, Sweden: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 11 - 19 9 p.

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Animal health and welfare issues arising in organic ruminant production systems

Athanasiadou, S., Arsenos, G., Kyriazakis, I., Kyriazakis, I. (ed.) & Zervas, G. (ed.), 2001, Organic Meat and Milk from Ruminants. Kyriazakis, I. & Zervas, G. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 39 - 56 18 p.

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Animal studies in Scotland

Synge, BA., Stewart, SC. (ed.) & Flint, HJ. (ed.), 2000, E.Coli O157 in Farm Animals. Stewart, SC. & Flint, HJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 91 - 98 8 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

Anorexia during infection in mammals: variation and its sources

Doeschl-Wilson, AB., Kyriazakis, I., Torrallardona, D. (ed.) & Roura, E. (ed.), 2009, Voluntary feed intake in pigs. Torrallardona, D. & Roura, E. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 305 - 320 16 p.

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Antimycotic activity of essential oils: The possibility of using new bioactive products derived from plants

Svoboda, KP., Kyle, SK., Hampson, JB., Ruzickova, G., Brocklehurst, S., Rai, MK. (ed.) & Donatell, M. (ed.), 2001, Current trends and future prospects in plant derived antimycotics. Rai, MK. & Donatell, M. (eds.). New York, USA: Haworth Press

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Antioxidant protection in the intestine: a good beginning is half the battle

Surai, PF., Lyons, TP. (ed.) & Jacques, KA. (ed.), 2002, Nutritional Biotechnology in the Feed and Food Industries. Proceedings of Alltech's Eighteenth Annual Symposium. Lyons, TP. & Jacques, KA. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 301 - 321 21 p.

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Apathy

Wemelsfelder, F., Velarde, A. (ed.) & Geers, R. (ed.), 2007, On Farm Monitoring of Pig Welfare. Velarde, A. & Geers, R. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 47 - 52 6 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

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
Animal Welfare
Animal Behavior
animal behavior
animal welfare
exercise

Approaches to breed for improved weed suppression in organically grown cereals

Hoad, SP., N O Bertholdsson, D Neuhoff & O Koepke, 2012, Organic Crop Breeding. Lammerts van Bueren, E. T. & Myers, J. R. (eds.). John Wylie & Sons Ltd., p. 61-76

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organic production
weed control
weeds
breeds
cultural control

Approaches to monitoring HNV farming: EU framework and country examples

Peppiette, Z., Benzler, A., McCracken, DI., Beaufoy, G., Oppermann, R., Oppermann, R. (ed.), Beaufoy, G. (ed.) & Jones, G. (ed.), 2012, High Nature Value Farming Systems in Europe. 35 European Countries: Experiences and Perspectives. Oppermann, R., Beaufoy, G. & Jones, G. (eds.). Ubstadt-Weiher, Germany: Verlag Regionalkultur, p. 502 - 516 15 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Aquaculture and ecosystem services: reframing the environmental and social debate

Baulcomb, C., Wratten, S. (ed.), Sandhu, H. (ed.), Cullen, R. (ed.) & Costanza, R. (ed.), 2013, Ecosystem Services in Agricultural and Urban Landscapes. Wratten, S., Sandhu, H., Cullen, R. & Costanza, R. (eds.). Wiley Blackwell, p. 58 - 82 25 p.

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30 Citations (Scopus)

Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi in low input agriculture

Atkinson, D., Baddeley, JA., Goicoechea, N., Green, J., Sanchez-Diaz, M., Watson, CA., Gianinazzi, S. (ed.), Schuepp, H. (ed.), Barea, JM. (ed.) & Haselwandter, K. (ed.), 2002, Mycorrhizal Technology in Agriculture. Gianinazzi, S., Schuepp, H., Barea, JM. & Haselwandter, K. (eds.). Switzerland: Birkhauser Verlag, p. 211 - 222 12 p.

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A review of carbon and nitrogen processes in European soil nitrogen dynamics models

McGechan, MB., Wu, L., Shaffer, MJ. (ed.), Ma, L. (ed.) & Hansen, S. (ed.), 2001, Modelling Carbon and Nitrogen Dynamics for Soil Management. Shaffer, MJ., Ma, L. & Hansen, S. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: Lewis Publishers, p. 103 - 171 69 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

A science of friendly pigs: carving a conceptual space for addressing animals as sentient beings

Wemelsfelder, F., Birke, LIA. (ed.) & Hockenhull, J. (ed.), 2012, Crossing boundaries: Investigating human-animal relationships. Birke, LIA. & Hockenhull, J. (eds.). The Hague, Netherlands: Brill Publishers, p. 223 - 251 29 p.

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Assessing the productivity function of soils

Mueller, L., Schindler, U., Mirschel, W., Shepherd, TG., Ball, BC., Helming, K., Rogasik, J., Eulenstein, F., Wiggering, H. & Lichtfouse, E. (ed.), 2011, Sustainable Agriculture: Volume 2. Lichtfouse, E. (ed.). UK: Springer, Vol. 2. p. 743 - 760 18 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of transmission rates and routes, and the implications for management

Caley, P., Marion, G., Hutchings, MR., Delahay, RJ. (ed.), Smith, GC. (ed.) & Hutchings, MR. (ed.), 2009, Management of Disease in Wild Mammals. Delahay, RJ., Smith, GC. & Hutchings, MR. (eds.). Springer, p. 31 - 52 22 p.

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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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Behaviour: maternal

Dwyer, CM., Pond, W. (ed.) & Bell, A. (ed.), 2004, Encyclopedia of Animal Science. Pond, W. & Bell, A. (eds.). New York, USA: Marcel Dekker, Taylor and Francis Books, p. 97 - 100 4 p.

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Being rural in a digital age

Rusten, G., Skerratt, S., Rusten, G. (ed.) & Skerratt, S. (ed.), 2008, Information & Communication Technologies in rural society: Being rural in a digital age. Rusten, G. & Skerratt, S. (eds.). Abingdon, UK: Routledge, p. 1 - 17 17 p.

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Beneficial influences of arbuscular mycorrhizal (AM) fungi on the micropropagation of woody and fruit trees.

Harrier, LA., Taylor, J., Jain, S. (ed.) & Ishii, K. (ed.), 2003, Micropropagation of woody trees and fruits, Forestry Sciences. Jain, S. & Ishii, K. (eds.). Kluwer Academic Publishers, Vol. 50. p. 129 - 150 22 p.

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Biochemistry of ensiling

Rooke, JA., Hatfield, RD., Buxton, DR. (ed.), Muck, RE. (ed.) & Harrison, JE. (ed.), 2003, Silage Science and Technology. Buxton, DR., Muck, RE. & Harrison, JE. (eds.). Wisconsin, USA: American Society of Agronomy, p. 95 - 139 45 p.

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Biolistic transformation of AM fungi: advances and applications.

Harrier, LA., Millam, S., Franken, P., Schuepp, H. (ed.) & Gianinazzi, S. (ed.), 2002, Mycorrhiza technology: from genes to bioproducts - Achievements and Hurdles in arbuscular mycorrhizal research.. Schuepp, H. & Gianinazzi, S. (eds.). Birkhauser Verlag

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Biolistoc transformation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi: advances and applications

Harrier, LA., Millam, S., Franken, P., Gianinazzi, S. (ed.), Schuepp, H. (ed.), Barea, JM. (ed.) & Haselwandter, K. (ed.), 2002, Mycorrhizal Technology in Agriculture: from genes to bioproducts. Gianinazzi, S., Schuepp, H., Barea, JM. & Haselwandter, K. (eds.). Basel, Germany: Birkhauser Verlag, p. 59 - 71 13 p.

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Botrytis and other propagation pathogens

McQuilken, MP., Beyl, CA. (ed.) & Trigiano, RN. (ed.), 2008, Plant Propagation: Concepts and Laboratory Exercises. Beyl, CA. & Trigiano, RN. (eds.). New York, USA: CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, p. 91 - 98 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

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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Breeding strategies for organic livestock

Pryce, JE., Conington, JE., Sorensen, P., Kelly, HRC., Rydhmer, L., Vaarst, M. (ed.), Roderick, S. (ed.), Lund, V. (ed.) & Lockeretz, N. (ed.), 2003, Animal Health and Welfare in Organic Agriculture. Vaarst, M., Roderick, S., Lund, V. & Lockeretz, N. (eds.). Oxford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 357 - 388 32 p.

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Browne, (William Alexander) Francis Balfour - (1874-1967)

Foster, GN., 2004, Oxford Dictionary of National Bibliography. Oxford University Press

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Brucella ceti and Brucella pinnipedialis infections in marine mammals

Godfroid, J., Nymo, IH., Tryland, M., Cloeckaert, A., Jauniaux, T., Whatmore, AM., Moreno, E., Foster, G., Aguirre, AA. (ed.) & Ostfield, RS. (ed.), 2012, New Directions in Conservation Medicine. Aguirre, AA. & Ostfield, RS. (eds.). Oxford University Press, p. 257 - 269 13 p.

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Bulgaria

Hall, DR., Hall, DR. (ed.) & Danta, D. (ed.), 2000, Europe Goes East: EU Enlargement, Diversity and Uncertainty. Hall, DR. & Danta, D. (eds.). London, UK: The Stationery Office, p. 215 - 229 15 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Business development, rural tourism, and the implications of Milieu

Williams, F., Copus, AK., Hall, D. (ed.), Kirkpatrick, I. (ed.) & Mitchell, M. (ed.), 2005, Rural Tourism and Sustainable Business. Hall, D., Kirkpatrick, I. & Mitchell, M. (eds.). Clevedon, UK: Channel View Publications, p. 305 - 322 18 p.

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Can plant secondary metabolites have a role in controlling gastrointestinal nematode parasitism in small ruminants?

Athanasiadou, S., Kyriazakis, I., Jackson, F., Sandoval-Castro, CA. (ed.), DeB Hovell, FD. (ed.), Torres-Acosta, JFJ. (ed.) & Ayala-Burgos, A. (ed.), 2006, British Society of Animal Science: Herbivores, the assessment of intake, digestibility and the roles of secondary compounds. Sandoval-Castro, CA., DeB Hovell, FD., Torres-Acosta, JFJ. & Ayala-Burgos, A. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham City Press, p. 197 - 207 11 p.

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Caracterisation au champ de la structure des horizons de surface des sols cultives

Boizard, H., Ball, BC., Shepherd, G., Roger-Estrade, J., Baize, D. (ed.), Duval, O. (ed.) & Richard, G. (ed.), 2013, Les Sols et Leurs Structures: Observations a Differentes Echelles. Baize, D., Duval, O. & Richard, G. (eds.). Versailles, France: Editions Quae, p. 119 - 129 11 p.

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Carbon and Nitrogen losses after ploughing out grass and grass-clover swards

O'Sullivan, MF., Vinten, AJA., Ball, BC., Rees, RM. (ed.), Ball, BC. (ed.), Campbell, CD. (ed.) & Watson, CA. (ed.), 2001, Sustainable management of soil organic matter.. Rees, RM., Ball, BC., Campbell, CD. & Watson, CA. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 142 - 149 8 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Carrying capacity in coastal areas

MacLeod, M., Cooper, JAG. & Schwartz, M. (ed.), 2005, Encyclopedia of Coastal Science. Schwartz, M. (ed.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, p. 226 1 p.

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Challenges in balancing academic quality and practical relevance in animal production research

Oldham, JD., Mihina, S. (ed.) & Hetenyi, L. (ed.), 2004, Research Management: Internal and External Communication. Mihina, S. & Hetenyi, L. (eds.). Mitra, Slovakia: RIAP, Vol. 10. p. 21 - 29 9 p.

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Changing livestock and land use patterns: A case study - Loch Lomond 1945 to 1985

Topp, CFE., Boatman, ND. (ed.), Clay, DV. (ed.), Goodman, A. (ed.), Marrs, RH. (ed.), Marshall, EJP. (ed.), Newman, JR. (ed.), Putwain, PD. (ed.) & Pywell, RF. (ed.), 2000, Aspects of Applied Biology: Vegetation management in changing landscapes. Boatman, ND., Clay, DV., Goodman, A., Marrs, RH., Marshall, EJP., Newman, JR., Putwain, PD. & Pywell, RF. (eds.). Wellesbourne, UK: AAB, Vol. 58. p. 321 - 328 8 p.

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Characterisation of Calluna vulgaris dominant moorland using remote sensing with Landsat TM

Robertson, D., Waterhouse, A., Holland, JP., Gooding, RF., Egan, S., Smith, A. & Buchreithner, (ed.), 2001, A decade of trans-European remote sensing co-operation.. Buchreithner (ed.). Rotterdam, Netherlands: Balkema, p. 377 - 382 6 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)

Choice modelling research in environmental and resource economics

Adamowicz, WL., Glenk, K., Meyerhoff, J., Hess, S. (ed.) & Daly, A. (ed.), 2014, Handbook of Choice Modelling. Hess, S. & Daly, A. (eds.). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 661 - 674 14 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Choice of cereal and pulse species and varieties

Taylor, D., Cormack, B., Younie, D. (ed.), Taylor, BR. (ed.), Welch, JP. (ed.) & Wilkinson, JM. (ed.), 2001, Organic Cereals and Pulses. Younie, D., Taylor, BR., Welch, JP. & Wilkinson, JM. (eds.). Lincoln, UK: Chalcombe Publications, p. 9 - 28 20 p.

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