Scotland's Rural College

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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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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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Micronutrient deficiency problems in agricultural crops in Europe

Sinclair, A. H. & Edwards, A. C., 1 Jan 2008, Micronutrient Deficiencies in Global Crop Production. Springer Netherlands, p. 225-244 20 p.

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19 Citations (Scopus)

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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36 Citations (Scopus)

Natural antioxidants in land- and marine-based wild-type food: Risk reduction

Surai, P. F., Benadé, A. J. S. & Speake, B. K., 1 Dec 2008, Wild-Type Food in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention: The Columbus Concept. Humana Press, p. 357-375 19 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

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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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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3 Citations (Scopus)

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 natural fatty acid compositions of eggs of wild birds and the consequences of domestication

Surai, P. F. & Speake, B. K., 1 Dec 2008, Wild-Type Food in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention: The Columbus Concept. Humana Press, p. 121-137 17 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

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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The Reproductive Cycle and its Manipulation

Henderson, D. C. & Robinson, J. J., 14 Jan 2008, Diseases of Sheep: Fourth Edition. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 43-52 10 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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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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5 Citations (Scopus)
2007

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

Deffuant, G., Huet, S., 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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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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Conserving biodiversity in the Carpathian mountains

Huband, S., 2007, Women pastoralists: preserving traditional knowledge, facing modern challenges. Bonn, Germany: United Nations Convention on Combating Desertification and International Fund for Agricultural Development, p. 18 - 19 2 p.

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Factors affecting cultural landscapes: an overview

Dannebeck, S., Hoppe, A., Kuster, H., McCracken, DI., Kryzwinksi, K. (ed.), O'Connell, M. (ed.) & Kuster, H. (ed.), 2007, Cultural landscapes in Europe: fields of Demeter, haunts of PAN. Kryzwinksi, K., O'Connell, M. & Kuster, H. (eds.). Delmenhorst, Germany: Aschenbeck & Holstein, p. 47 - 54 8 p.

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Induced resistamce in crop protection: the future, drivers and barriers

Lyon, G., Newton, A., Walters, D., Walters, D. (ed.), Newton, A. (ed.) & Lyon, G. (ed.), 2007, Induced resistance for plant defence: a sustainable approach to crop protection. Walters, D., Newton, A. & Lyon, G. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 243 - 249 7 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Investigating the genetics of populations

Hansen, MM., Villanueva, B., Nielsen, EE., Bekkevold, D., Verspoor, E. (ed.), Stradmeyer, L. (ed.) & Nielsen, JL. (ed.), 2007, Atlantic Salmon - Genetics, Conservation and Management. Verspoor, E., Stradmeyer, L. & Nielsen, JL. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 86 - 113 28 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

Isle of Islay, western Scotland

McCracken, DI., Bignal, E., Kryzwinksi, K. (ed.), O'Connell, M. (ed.) & Kuster, H. (ed.), 2007, Cultural landscapes in Europe: fields of Demeter, haunts of PAN. Kryzwinksi, K., O'Connell, M. & Kuster, H. (eds.). Delmenhorst, Germany: Aschenbeck & Holstein, p. 160 - 163 4 p.

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Large-scale sustainable development of diverse cultural landscape ecosystems in Europe

Luick, R., Muhar, A., Wrbka, T., McCracken, DI., Kryzwinksi, K. (ed.), O'Connell, M. (ed.) & Kuster, H. (ed.), 2007, Cultural landscapes in Europe: fields of Demeter, haunts of PAN. Kryzwinksi, K., O'Connell, M. & Kuster, H. (eds.). Delmenhorst, Germany: Aschenbeck & Holstein, p. 67 - 76 10 p.

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Local adaptation

Garcia de Leaniz, C., Fleming, IA., Einum, S., Verspoor, E., Consuegra, S., Jordan, WC., Aubin-Horth, N., Lajus, DL., Villanueva, B., Ferguson, A., Youngson, AF., Quinn, TP., Verspoor, E. (ed.), Stradmeyer, L. (ed.) & Nielsen, JL. (ed.), 2007, Atlantic Salmon - Genetics, Conservation and Management. Verspoor, E., Stradmeyer, L. & Nielsen, JL. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 195 - 235 41 p.

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Microbial induction of resistance to pathogens

Walters, D., Daniell, T., Walters, D. (ed.), Newton, A. (ed.) & Lyon, G. (ed.), 2007, Induced resistance for plant defence: a sustainable approach to crop protection. Walters, D., Newton, A. & Lyon, G. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 143 - 156 14 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Necropsy and sampling techniques

Howie, F. & Aitken, ID. (ed.), 2007, Diseases of Sheep. Aitken, ID. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 580 - 597 18 p.

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Pesticide use and pesticide residues

Atkinson, D., Burnett, FJ., Foster, GN., Litterick, AM., Mullay, M., Watson, CA. & Chakraborty, A. (ed.), 2007, Pesticides in Food: Issues and Perspectives. Chakraborty, A. (ed.). The Icfai University Press, p. 158 - 200 43 p.

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Recommendations for future action

Atkinson, D., Burnett, FJ., Foster, GN., Litterick, AM., Mullay, M., Watson, CA. & Chakraborty, A. (ed.), 2007, Pesticides in Food: Issues and Perspectives. Chakraborty, A. (ed.). The Icfai University Press, p. 217 - 235 19 p.

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Teapot trails in the UK: just a handle or something worth spouting about?

Hall, D., Boyne, S. & Jolliffe, L. (ed.), 2007, Tea and Tourism: tourists, traditions and transformations. Jolliffe, L. (ed.). Clevedon, UK: Channel View Publications, p. 206 - 223 18 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The Breckland of East Anglia

McCracken, DI., Kryzwinksi, K. (ed.), O'Connell, M. (ed.) & Kuster, H. (ed.), 2007, Cultural landscapes in Europe: fields of Demeter, haunts of PAN. Kryzwinksi, K., O'Connell, M. & Kuster, H. (eds.). Delmenhorst, Germany: Aschenbeck & Holstein, p. 158 - 159 2 p.

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The New Forest, southern England

McCracken, DI., Kryzwinksi, K. (ed.), O'Connell, M. (ed.) & Kuster, H. (ed.), 2007, Cultural landscapes in Europe: fields of Demeter, haunts of PAN. Kryzwinksi, K., O'Connell, M. & Kuster, H. (eds.). Delmenhorst, Germany: Aschenbeck & Holstein, p. 156 - 157 2 p.

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The reproductive cycle and its manipulation

Henderson, DC., Robinson, JJ. & Aitken, ID. (ed.), 2007, Diseases of Sheep. Aitken, ID. (ed.). Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 43 - 53 11 p.

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Topical induction of inducers for disease control

Reignault, P., Walters, D., Walters, D. (ed.), Newton, A. (ed.) & Lyon, G. (ed.), 2007, Induced resistance for plant defence: a sustainable approach to crop protection. Walters, D., Newton, A. & Lyon, G. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 179 - 200 22 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)

Towards an integrated approach to stochastic process-based modelling: with applications to animal behaviour and spatio-temporal spread

Marion, G., Walker, DM., Cook, A., Swain, DL., Hutchings, MR., Swain, DL. (ed.), Charmley, E. (ed.), Steel, JW. (ed.) & Coffey, SG. (ed.), 2007, Redesigning agriculture: The challenge of the 21st century. Swain, DL., Charmley, E., Steel, JW. & Coffey, SG. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 144 - 170 27 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
2006

'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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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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Environmental modelling in rural areas

Toma, L. & Florian, V. (ed.), 2006, The Sociology of Hope. Case Studies. Florian, V. (ed.). Iasi, Romania: Terra Nostra, p. 189 - 200 12 p.

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Hill farming and environmental objectives: conflict or consensus?

Morgan-Davies, C., Waterhouse, A., Smyth, K., Pollock, ML., Davison, R. (ed.) & Galbraith, CA. (ed.), 2006, Farming, Forestry and the Natural Heritage: Towards a More Integrated Future. Davison, R. & Galbraith, CA. (eds.). Edinburgh, UK: Scottish Natural Heritage, p. 249 - 254 6 p.

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Managing the land - predicting the effect of management change on moorland vegetation, birds, economy and employment

Waterhouse, A., Johnson, S. (ed.) & Thompson, D. (ed.), 2006, Looking to the hills. Johnson, S. & Thompson, D. (eds.). Peterborough, UK: Joint Nature Conservation Committee, p. 8 - 11 4 p.

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Modelling the effects of environmental stressors on the performance of growing pigs: from individuals to populations

Wellock, IJ., Emmans, GC., Kyriazakis, I., Kebreab, E. (ed.), Dijkstra, J. (ed.), Bannink, A. (ed.), Gerrits, WJJ. (ed.) & France, J. (ed.), 2006, Nutrient Digestion and Utlization in Farm Animals. Kebreab, E., Dijkstra, J., Bannink, A., Gerrits, WJJ. & France, J. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 229 - 241 13 p.

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Reproduction

Ashworth, CJ., Kyriazakis, I. (ed.) & Whittemore, CT. (ed.), 2006, Whittemore's Science and Practice of Pig Production. Kyriazakis, I. & Whittemore, CT. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 104 - 146 43 p.

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Research to support the development of organic food and farming

Watson, CA., Alroe, H., Kristensen, ES., Kristensen, P. (ed.), Taji, A. (ed.) & Reganold, J. (ed.), 2006, Organic Agriculture: A Global Perspective. Kristensen, P., Taji, A. & Reganold, J. (eds.). Austria: CSIRO, p. 361 - 383 23 p.

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Salmon trade between Norway, the United Kingdom and France

Fofana, A., Hartmann, J., Jaffry, S., Murray, A. & Guillotreau, P. (ed.), 2006, Price and margins along the European seafood value chain. Guillotreau, P. (ed.). Nantes, France, p. 123 - 132 10 p.

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Simulation modelling

Green, DM., Wellock, IJ., Whittemore, CT., Kyriazakis, I. (ed.) & Whittemore, CT. (ed.), 2006, Whittemore's Science and Practice of Pig Production. Kyriazakis, I. & Whittemore, CT. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 606 - 644 39 p.

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SME behaviour and ICTs: building culture into evaluation and intervention

Skerratt, S. & Matilainen, A. (ed.), 2006, ICTs: Providing information, advice and services to rural SMEs. Matilainen, A. (ed.). Helsinki, Finland: Ruralia Institute, University of Helsinki

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