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2011

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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Comparative evaluation of different techniques for aflatoxin detoxification in poultry feed and its effect on broiler performance

Mahmood, T., Pasha, TN., Khattak, FM. & Torres-Pacheco, I. (ed.), 2011, Agricultural and Biological Sciences: Aflatoxins - Detection, Measurement and Control. Torres-Pacheco, I. (ed.). InTech, p. 237 - 250 14 p.

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Developing and validating measures of temperament in livestock

Turner, SP., Gibbons, JM., Haskell, MJ., Inoue-Murayama, M. (ed.), Kawamura, S. (ed.) & Weiss, A. (ed.), 2011, From Genes to Animal Behaviour. Inoue-Murayama, M., Kawamura, S. & Weiss, A. (eds.). Tokyo, Japan: Springer, p. 201 - 224 24 p.

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Developing a Sustainability Assessment Tool for Upland Estates

Glass, J., Scott, A. & Price, M. F., 2011, The Changing Nature of Scotland. Edinburgh: The Stationery Office, 4 p.

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Environmental challenge and animal agency

Spinka, M., Wemelsfelder, F., Appleby, MC. (ed.), Mench, JA. (ed.), Olsson, A. (ed.) & Hughes, BO. (ed.), 2011, Animal Welfare. Appleby, MC., Mench, JA., Olsson, A. & Hughes, BO. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 27 - 43 17 p.

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Genetic Selection

Hocking, PM., D'Eath, RB., Kjaer, JB., Appleby, MC. (ed.), Mench, JA. (ed.), Olsson, IAS. (ed.) & Hughes, BO. (ed.), 2011, Animal Welfare. Appleby, MC., Mench, JA., Olsson, IAS. & Hughes, BO. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing

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Halting farmland biodiversity declines: a way forward

McCracken, DI., Midgley, A., Marrs, SJ. (ed.), Foster, S. (ed.), Hendrie, C. (ed.), Mackey, EC. (ed.) & Thompson, DBA. (ed.), 2011, The Changing Nature of Scotland. Marrs, SJ., Foster, S., Hendrie, C., Mackey, EC. & Thompson, DBA. (eds.). Edinburgh, UK: The Stationery Office, p. 299 - 314 16 p.

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Health, wellbeing and community involvement of older people in rural Scotland

Farmer, J., Munoz, S., Steinerowski, A., Bradley, S. & Le, Q. (ed.), 2011, Health and Wellbeing: A Social and Cultural Perspective. Le, Q. (ed.). New York, USA: Nova Science Publishers Inc., p. 127 - 142 16 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Hunger and thirst

Kyriazakis, I., Tolkamp, BJ., Appleby, MC. (ed.), Hughes, BO. (ed.), Mench, JA. (ed.) & Olsson, A. (ed.), 2011, Animal Welfare. Appleby, MC., Hughes, BO., Mench, JA. & Olsson, A. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 44 - 63 20 p.

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Investigating consumer knowledge and behaviour in the context of functional foods

Hall, C., Baourakis, G. (ed.), Mattas, K. (ed.), Zopounidis, C. (ed.) & van Dijk, G. (ed.), 2011, A Resilient European Food Industry in a Challenging World. Baourakis, G., Mattas, K., Zopounidis, C. & van Dijk, G. (eds.). New York, USA: Nova Science Publishers Inc., p. 167 - 184 18 p.

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Investigating the economic and water quality effects of the 2003 CAP reform on arable cropping systems - a Scottish case study

Mouratiadou, I., Russell, G., Topp, CFE., Louhichi, K., Moran, D., Henke, R. (ed.), Sorrentino, A. (ed.) & Severini, S. (ed.), 2011, The Common Agricultural Policy after the Fischler Reform. National implementations, impact assessment and the agenda for future reforms. Henke, R., Sorrentino, A. & Severini, S. (eds.). Farnham, UK: Ashgate Publishing Limited, p. 259 - 271 13 p.

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Measuring cross subsidisation of the Single Payment Scheme in England

Renwick, A., Revoredo-Giha, C., Henke, R. (ed.), Sorrentino, A. (ed.) & Severini, S. (ed.), 2011, The Common Agricultural Policy after the Fischler Reform. National implementations, imapct assessment and the agenda for future reforms. Henke, R., Sorrentino, A. & Severini, S. (eds.). Ashgate Publishing Limited, p. 503 - 517 15 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Models of biological nitrogen fixation in legumes

Liu, Y., Wu, L., Baddeley, JA., Watson, CA., Lichtfouse, E. (ed.), Hamelin, M. (ed.), Navarrete, M. (ed.) & Debaeke, P. (ed.), 2011, Sustainable Agriculture: Volume 2. Lichtfouse, E., Hamelin, M., Navarrete, M. & Debaeke, P. (eds.). Netherlands: Springer, Vol. 2. p. 883 - 905 23 p.

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72 Citations (Scopus)

Participation for health and wellbeing: factors associated with older people's participation in remote and rural communities

Steinerowski, A., Bradley, S., Munoz, S., Farmer, J., Fielding, S., Angus, D. (ed.) & Boutsioli, Z. (ed.), 2011, Health Studies: Economic, Management and Policy. Angus, D. & Boutsioli, Z. (eds.). Athens, Greece: ATINER, p. 179 - 192 14 p.

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Rural enterprise and neo-endogenous development

Atterton, J., Newbery, R., Bosworth, G., Affleck, A., Alsos, GA. (ed.), Carter, S. (ed.), Ljunggren, E. (ed.) & Welter, F. (ed.), 2011, The Handbook of Research on Entrepreneurship in Agriculture and Rural Development. Alsos, GA., Carter, S., Ljunggren, E. & Welter, F. (eds.). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 256 - 280 25 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

The role of boron in biological systems with focus on legumes in crop production - A review

Linse, L., Öborn, I. & Sinclair, A. H., 1 Apr 2011, Boron: Compounds, Production and Application. Nova Science Publishers Inc., p. 557-580 24 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Determinants of sustainable agri-food chain relationships in Europe

Fischer, C., Hartmann, M., Reynolds, N., Leat, PMK., Revoredo-Giha, C., Henchion, M., Gracia, A., Albisu, LM., Fischer, C. (ed.) & Hartmann, M. (ed.), 2010, Agri-food Chain Relationships. Fischer, C. & Hartmann, M. (eds.). London, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 119 - 134 16 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Disease

Kyriazakis, I., Tolkamp, BJ., Mills, DS. (ed.), Marchant-Forde, JN. (ed.), McGreevy, P. (ed.), Morton, D. (ed.), Nicol, C. (ed.), Phillips, CJC. (ed.), Sandøe, P. (ed.) & Swaisgood, R. (ed.), 2010, The Encyclopedia of Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare. Mills, DS., Marchant-Forde, J., McGreevy, P., Morton, D., Nicol, C., Phillips, CJC., Sandøe, P. & Swaisgood, R. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 176 - 177 2 p.

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Enhancing the integration of agri-food chains: challenges for UK malting barley

Revoredo-Giha, C., Leat, PMK., Fischer, C. (ed.) & Hartmann, M. (ed.), 2010, Agri-food Chain Relationships. Fischer, C. & Hartmann, M. (eds.). London, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 135 - 149 15 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic aspects of resistance to ovine footrot

Raadsma, HW., Conington, JE., Bishop, SC. (ed.), Axford, RFE. (ed.), Nicholas, FW. (ed.) & Owen, JB. (ed.), 2010, Breeding for disease resistance in farm animals. Bishop, SC., Axford, RFE., Nicholas, FW. & Owen, JB. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 251 - 276 26 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Improving agri-food chain relationships in europe: The role of public policy

Albisu, L. M., Henchion, M., Leat, P. & Blandford, D., 22 Jul 2010, Agri-food Chain Relationships. CABI Publishing, p. 250-266 17 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Improving bioavailability of phosphate rock for organic farming

Edwards, AC., Walker, RL., Maskell, P., Watson, CA., Rees, RM., Stockdale, EA., Knox, OGG. & Lichtfouse, E. (ed.), 2010, Genetic engineering, biofertilisation, soil quality and organic farming. Lichtfouse, E. (ed.). Springer, p. 99 - 117 19 p.

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Infection of non-ruminant wildlife by Mycobacterium avium susp. paratuberculosis

Hutchings, MR., Stevenson, K., Greig, A., Davidson, RS., Marion, G., Judge, J., Behr, MA. (ed.) & Collins, DM. (ed.), 2010, Paratuberculosis: Organism, Disease, Control. Behr, MA. & Collins, DM. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 188 - 200 13 p.

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Modelling short-term feeding behaviour

Tolkamp, BJ., Howie, JA., Kyriazakis, I., Sauvant, D. (ed.), Van Milgen, J. (ed.), Faverdin, P. (ed.) & Friggens, N. (ed.), 2010, Modelling nutrient digestion and utilisation in farm animals. Sauvant, D., Van Milgen, J., Faverdin, P. & Friggens, N. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 103 - 111 9 p.

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Nutrition and immunity in animal disease; lessons from parasitic gastroenteritis

Athanasiadou, S., Houdijk, JGM., Watson, RR. (ed.), Zibadi, S. (ed.) & Preedy, VR. (ed.), 2010, Dietary Components and Immune Function. Watson, RR., Zibadi, S. & Preedy, VR. (eds.). New York, USA: Springer, Humana Press, p. 63 - 74 12 p.

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Red meat producers' preferences for strategies to cope with the CAP reform in Scotland

Revoredo-Giha, C., Leat, PMK., Henke, R. (ed.), Sorrentino, A. (ed.) & Severini, S. (ed.), 2010, The Common Agricultural Policy After the Fischer Reform. National Implementations, Impact Assessment and the Agenda for Future Reforms. Henke, R., Sorrentino, A. & Severini, S. (eds.). Ashgate Publishing Limited, p. 431 - 450 20 p.

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Regional and regionalised approaches to changing ruralities: Orkney Islands and Scottish Borders

Skerratt, S., McSorley, L., Wiggering, H. (ed.), Ende, H. (ed.), Knierim, A. (ed.) & Pintar, M. (ed.), 2010, Innovations in European Rural Landscapes. Wiggering, H., Ende, H., Knierim, A. & Pintar, M. (eds.). Berlin, Germany: Springer, p. 137 - 149 13 p.

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The biodiversity potential of riparian margins in intensively managed grasslands

Cole, LJ., McCracken, DI., Robertson, D., Harrison, W., Runas, J. (ed.) & Dahlgren, T. (ed.), 2010, Grassland Biodiversity - Habitat Types, Ecological Processes and Environmental Impacts. Runas, J. & Dahlgren, T. (eds.). Hauppauge, USA: Nova Science Publishers Inc.

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The demand for rural amenity in the EU: methods and recent progress

Moran, D., McVittie, A., Sayadi, S., Parra-Lopez, C., Oskam, A. (ed.), Meester, G. (ed.) & Silvis, H. (ed.), 2010, EU policy for agriculture, food and rural areas. Oskam, A., Meester, G. & Silvis, H. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 325 - 336 12 p.

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The innoLand approach - experimental research and action in Europe's rural regions

Knierim, A., Pintar, M., Skerratt, S. & Wiggering, H., 1 Dec 2010, Innovations in European Rural Landscapes. Wiggering, H., Ende, HP., Knierim, A. & Pintar, M. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 11-24 14 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

The regenerative power of older migrants? A case study of Hokkaido, Japan

Murakami, K., Gilroy, R., Atterton, J., Bonanno, A. (ed.), Bakker, H. (ed.), Jussaume, R. (ed.), Kawamura, Y. (ed.) & Shucksmith, M. (ed.), 2010, From Community to Consumption: New and Classical Themes in Rural Sociological Research. Bonanno, A., Bakker, H., Jussaume, R., Kawamura, Y. & Shucksmith, M. (eds.). Bingley, UK: Research in Rural Sociology and Development, Vol. 16. p. 155 - 170 16 p.

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Trust and relationships in selected european agri-food chains

Leat, P., Henchion, M., Albisu, L. M. & Fischer, C., 22 Jul 2010, Agri-food Chain Relationships. CABI Publishing, p. 91-104 14 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2009

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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13 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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6 Citations (Scopus)

Controlling plant disease using biological and environmentally friendly approaches: making it work in practice

Walters, D. & Walters, D. (ed.), 2009, Disease control in crops: biological and environmentally friendly approaches. Walters, D. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, p. 257 - 261 5 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Control of plant disease by disguising the leaf surface

Walters, D. & Walters, D. (ed.), 2009, Disease control in crops: biological and environmentally friendly approaches. Walters, D. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, p. 237 - 245 9 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Crop tolerance of foliar pathogens: possible mechanisms and potential for exploitation

Bingham, IJ., Newton, A. & Walters, DR. (ed.), 2009, Disease control in crops: Biologically and environmentally friendly approaches. Walters, DR. (ed.). Chichester, UK: Wiley Blackwell, p. 142 - 161 20 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Derivation of direct economic values for body tissue mobilisation in dairy cows

Wall, E., Coffey, MP., Amer, PR., Klopcic, M. (ed.), Reents, R. (ed.), Philipsson, J. (ed.) & Kuipers, A. (ed.), 2009, Breeding for robustness in cattle. Klopcic, M., Reents, R., Philipsson, J. & Kuipers, A. (eds.). Wageningen, Netherlands: Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 126. p. 201 - 205 5 p.

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Ecological consequences of plant defence signalling

Heil, M., Walters, DR. & Van Loon, LC. (ed.), 2009, Advances in Botanical Research. Van Loon, LC. (ed.). Burlington, USA: Academic Press, Vol. 51. p. 667 - 716 50 p. (Advances in Botanical Research).

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35 Citations (Scopus)

Identifying farmer attitudes towards best management practices in Thailand

Bumbudsanpharoke, W., Hall, C., Sauer, P. (ed.) & Sauerova, J. (ed.), 2009, Environmental Economics and Management: Young Scholars Perspective. Sauer, P. & Sauerova, J. (eds.). p. 138 - 150 13 p.

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Induced resistance for plant disease control

Reglinski, T., Walters, D. & Walters, D. (ed.), 2009, Disease control in crops: biological and environmentally friendly approaches. Walters, D. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, p. 62 - 92 31 p.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Introduction: Disease control in crops: biological and environmentally friendly approaches

Walters, D. & Walters, D. (ed.), 2009, Disease control in crops: biological and environmentally friendly approaches. Walters, D. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, p. 1 - 6 6 p.

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Management for Adaptation

Wreford, A., Innes, J., Seppala, R. (ed.), Buck, A. (ed.) & Katila, P. (ed.), 2009, Adaptation of forests and people to climate change. Seppala, R., Buck, A. & Katila, P. (eds.). Vienna, Austria: International Union of Forest Research Organisations, p. 135 - 185 51 p.

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Managing crop disease through cultural practices

Walters, DR. & Walters, D. (ed.), 2009, Disease control in crops: biological and environmentally friendly approaches. Walters, D. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell, p. 7 - 26 20 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling disease dynamics and management scenarios

Smith, GC., Marion, G., Rushton, S., Pfeiffer, D., Thulke, HH., Eisinger, D., 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. 53 - 78 26 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

Moorland management with livestock - the effect of policy change on upland grazing, vegetation and farm economics

Gardner, SM., Waterhouse, A., Critchley, CNR., Bonn, A. (ed.), Allott, T. (ed.), Hubacek, K. (ed.) & Stewart, J. (ed.), 2009, Drivers of environmental change in uplands. Bonn, A., Allott, T., Hubacek, K. & Stewart, J. (eds.). Abingdon, UK: Routledge, p. 186 - 208 23 p.

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Optimization methods for assisting policy decisions on endemic diseases

Stott, AW. & Rushton, J. (ed.), 2009, The Economics of Animal Health and Production. Rushton, J. (ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 111 - 115 5 p.

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Options for the control of disease 1: targeting the infectious or parasitic agent

Blancou, J., Artois, M., Gilot-Fromont, E., Kaden, V., Rossi, S., Smith, GC., Hutchings, MR., Chambers, MA., Houghton, S., Delahay, RJ., 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. 97 - 120 24 p.

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22 Citations (Scopus)

Options for the control of disease 3: targeting the environment

Ward, AI., VerCauteren, KC., Walter, WD., Gilot-Fromont, E., Rossi, S., Edwards-Jones, G., Lambert, MS., Hutchings, MR. & Delahay, RJ., 2009, Management of Disease in Wild Mammals. Springer, p. 147 - 168 22 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

Qualitative Behaviour Assessment

Wemelsfelder, F., Knierim, U., Schulze Westerath, H., Lentfer, T., Staack, M. & Sandilands, V., Sep 2009, Assessment of Animal Welfare Measures for Layers and Broilers. Forkman, B. & Keeling, L. (eds.). Cardiff University: Welfare Quality Reports, Vol. 9. p. 113-119

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