Scotland's Rural College

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3 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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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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2 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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2009
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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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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5 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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1 Citation (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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16 Citations (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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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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33 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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13 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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3 Citations (Scopus)

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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6 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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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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20 Citations (Scopus)

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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16 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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Robustness in diary cows: experimental studies of reproduction, fertility, behaviour and welfare

Lawrence, AB., Pollott, GE., Gibbons, J., Haskell, MJ., Wall, E., Brotherstone, S., Coffey, MP., White, I., Simm, G., 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. 53 - 64 12 p.

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The natural behaviour of the pig

D'Eath, RB., Turner, SP. & Marchant-Forde, J. (ed.), 2009, The Welfare of Pigs. Marchant-Forde, J. (ed.). The Netherlands: Springer Science, p. 13 - 45 33 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)

The science of wildlife disease management

Delahay, RJ., Smith, GC., 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.). Tokyo, Japan: Springer, p. 1 - 8 8 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

Use of meat quality information in breeding programmes

Simm, G., Lambe, NR., Bunger, L., Navajas, E., Roehe, R., Kerry, JP. (ed.) & Ledward, D. (ed.), 2009, Improving the sensory and nutritional quality of fresh meat. Kerry, JP. & Ledward, D. (eds.). Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing, Vol. 16. p. 265 - 291 27 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Wildlife disease surveillance and monitoring

Artois, M., Bengis, R., Delahay, RJ., Duchene, MJ., Duff, JP., Ferroglio, E., Gortazar, E., Hutchings, MR., Kock, RA., Leighton, FA., Morner, T., Smith, GC., 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. 187 - 214 28 p.

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2008

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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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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Combining qualitative and quantitative approaches: mixed-methods in small-scale research

Skerratt, S. & Murray, R. (ed.), 2008, The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. Murray, R. (ed.). Maidenhead, UK: Open University Press, p. 122 - 127 6 p.

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Doing small scale qualitative research on educational innovation

Skerratt, S. & Murray, R. (ed.), 2008, The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education. Murray, R. (ed.). Maidenhead, UK: Open University Press

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Impacts of AKST on development and sustainability goals

Leakey, RRB., Kranjac-Berisavljevic, G., McIntyre, BD. (ed.), Herren, H. (ed.), Wakhungu, J. (ed.), Watson, R. (ed.) & Simm, G., 2008, Agriculture at a crossroads - International assessment of agricultural knowledge, science and technology for development: Global report.. McIntyre, BD., Herren, H., Wakhungu, J. & Watson, R. (eds.). New York, USA: Island Press, p. 145 - 253 109 p.

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Modeling plant nitrogen uptake using three-dimensional and one-dimensional root architecture

Wu, L., Bingham, IJ., Baddeley, JA., Watson, CA., Ma, L. (ed.), Ahuja, LR. (ed.) & Bruulsema, TW. (ed.), 2008, The importance of 3D root architecture when simulating plant N uptake. Ma, L., Ahuja, LR. & Bruulsema, TW. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: CRC Press, p. 198 - 218 21 p.

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Modeling water and nitrogen interaction responses and their consequences in crop models

Wu, L., Kersebaum, KC., Ahuja, LR. (ed.), Reddy, VR. (ed.), Saseendran, SA. (ed.) & Yu, Q. (ed.), 2008, Advances in Agricultural Systems Modelling. Ahuja, LR., Reddy, VR., Saseendran, SA. & Yu, Q. (eds.). Madison, USA: American Society of Agronomy, p. 215 - 249 35 p.

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Natural products to reduce internal parasites in ruminants

Marley, CL., Athanasiadou, S., Jackson, F. & Hawthorne, S. (ed.), 2008, Natural Products as Future Medicinal Agents. Hawthorne, S. (ed.). Kerala, India: Transworld Research Network, p. 73 - 91 19 p.

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Plant nutrients in organic farming

Goulding, K., Stockdale, E., Watson, CA., Kirchmann, H. (ed.) & Bergstrom, L. (ed.), 2008, Organic Crop Production - Ambitions. Kirchmann, H. & Bergstrom, L. (eds.). p. 73 - 88 16 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Simultaneous enrichment of eggs with PUFAs and antioxidants

Surai, PF., Papazyan, TT., Sparks, NHC., Speake, BK., De Meester, F. (ed.) & Watson, RR. (ed.), 2008, Wild-type food in health promotion and disease prevention. De Meester, F. & Watson, RR. (eds.). Totowa, USA: Humana Press, p. 139 - 153 15 p.

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Social and economic implications of agroforestry for rural economic development in pemperate regions

Doyle, CJ., Waterhouse, A., Batish, DR. (ed.), Kohli, RK. (ed.), Jose, S. (ed.) & Singh, HP. (ed.), 2008, Ecological Basis of Agroforestry. Batish, DR., Kohli, RK., Jose, S. & Singh, HP. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: CRC Press, p. 303 - 318 16 p.

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Soil density and porosity

Hao, X., Ball, BC., Culley, JLB., Carter, MR., Parkin, GW., Carter, MR. (ed.) & Gregorich, EG. (ed.), 2008, Soil Sampling and Methods of Analysis. Carter, MR. & Gregorich, EG. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: Canadian Society of Soil Science, p. 743 - 759 17 p.

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The economics of sheep welfare

Milne, CE., Stott, AW., Santarossa, JM. & Dwyer, CM. (ed.), 2008, The Welfare of Sheep. Dwyer, CM. (ed.). Springer Science & Business Media, p. 325 1 p.

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The persistence of place: the importance of shared participation environments when deploying ICTs in rural areas

Skerratt, S., Rusten, G. (ed.) & Skerratt, S. (ed.), 2008, Information and Communication Technologies in Rural Society: Being Rural in a Digital Age. Rusten, G. & Skerratt, S. (eds.). Abingdon, UK: Routledge, p. 83 - 104 22 p.

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Use of meat quality information in breeding programmes

Lambe, NR., Bunger, L., Navajas, E., Roehe, R., Simm, G., Kerry, J. (ed.) & Ledward, D. (ed.), 2008, Improving the sensory and nutritional quality of fresh meat. Kerry, J. & Ledward, D. (eds.). Cambridge,UK: Woodend Publishing, p. 264 - 291 28 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

What is animal welfare?

Lawrence, AB., Branson, EJ. (ed.) & Lawrence, AB. (ed.), 2008, Fish Welfare. Branson, EJ. & Lawrence, AB. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 7 - 18 12 p.

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2007

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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