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2006

The effects of social stressors on the performance of growing pigs

Wellock, IJ., Emmans, GC., Kyriazakis, I., Fisher, C. (ed.), Gous, RM. (ed.) & Morris, T. (ed.), 2006, Mechanistic modelling in pig and poultry production. Fisher, C., Gous, RM. & Morris, T. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 54 - 75 22 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

The problem of predicting the partitioning of scarce resources during sickness and health in pigs

Kyriazakis, I., Sandberg, FB., Fisher, C. (ed.), Gous, RM. (ed.) & Morris, T. (ed.), 2006, Mechanistic Modelling in Pig and Poultry Production. Fisher, C., Gous, RM. & Morris, T. (eds.). CABI Publishing, p. 117 - 142 26 p.

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Tourism development: hard core or soft touch?

Williams, F., MacLeod, M., Prideaux, B. (ed.), Moscardo, G. (ed.) & Laws, E. (ed.), 2006, Managing Tourism and Hospitality Services - Theory and International Applications. Prideaux, B., Moscardo, G. & Laws, E. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 126 - 144 19 p.

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Valuing perceived risk of genetically modified food: a meta-analysis

Hall, C., Moran, D., Allcroft, D. & Pearce, D. (ed.), 2006, Environmental valuation in developed countries. Pearce, D. (ed.). Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, p. 97 - 131 35 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)

Weed Competitiveness

Hoad, SP., Davies, DHK., C Kruepl, N O Bertholdsson & R Paolini, 2006, Handbook: Cereal variety testing for organic and low input agriculture. SUSVAR COST 860, 17 p.

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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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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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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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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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7 Citations (Scopus)

Developing Existing Plant Root System Architecture Models to Meet Future Agricultural Challenges

Wu, L., McGechan, M. B., Watson, C. A. & Baddeley, J. A., 1 Dec 2005, Advances in Agronomy. p. 181-219 39 p. (Advances in Agronomy; vol. 85).

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43 Citations (Scopus)

Genus VI. Phocoenobacter Foster, Ross, Malnick, Willems, Hutson, Reid and Collins 2000

Foster, G., Collins, MD., Garrity, GM. (ed.), Brenner, DJ. (ed.), Krieg, NR. (ed.) & Staley, JT. (ed.), 2005, Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology Volume 2: The Proteobacteria, Part B: The Gammaproteobacteria. Garrity, GM., Brenner, DJ., Krieg, NR. & Staley, JT. (eds.). Springer Science & Business Media, p. 912 1 p.

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Limits of yield of farm species: genetic improvement of livestock

Simm, G., Bunger, L., Villanueva, B., Hill, WG., Sylvester-Bradley, R. (ed.) & Wiseman, J. (ed.), 2005, Yields of farmed species: Constraints and opportunities of the 21st century. Sylvester-Bradley, R. & Wiseman, J. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 123 - 141 19 p.

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Nature conservation value of European mountain farming systems

McCracken, DI., Huband, S., Huber, UM. (ed.), Bugmann, HKM. (ed.) & Reasoner, MA. (ed.), 2005, Global Change and Mountain Regions. Huber, UM., Bugmann, HKM. & Reasoner, MA. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer, p. 573 - 582 10 p.

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Rural Tourism as sustainable business: key themes and issues

Mitchell, M., Hall, D., Hall, D. (ed.), Kirkpatrick, I. (ed.) & Mitchell, M. (ed.), 2005, Rural Tourism and Sutainable Business. Hall, D., Kirkpatrick, I. & Mitchell, M. (eds.). Clevedon, UK: Channel View Publications, p. 3 - 14 12 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)

Rural tourism business as sustained and sustainable development?

Hall, D., Mitchell, M., 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. 353 - 363 11 p.

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3 Citations (Scopus)

The peripherality, tourism and competitiveness mix: contradictory or confirmed?

Williams, F., MacLeod, M., Jones, E. (ed.) & Haven-Tang, C. (ed.), 2005, Tourism SME's, Service Quality and Destination Competitiveness. Jones, E. & Haven-Tang, C. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 39 - 57 19 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Yield of sheep: physiological and technological limitations

Webb, R., Stubbings, L., Gregson, K., Robinson, JJ., Sylvester-Bradley, R. (ed.) & Wiseman, J. (ed.), 2005, Yields of farmed species Constraints and opportunities in the 21st century. Sylvester-Bradley, R. & Wiseman, J. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 463 - 494 32 p.

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2004

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

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

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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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Decision support for BYDV control in the United Kingdom: can a regional forecast be made field specific?

Foster, GN., Blake, S., Tones, SJ., Barker, I., Harrington, R., Taylor, M., Walters, K., Northing, P. & Morgan, D., 2004, Aphids in a New Millennium. Versailles, France: INRA, p. 287 - 291 5 p.

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DNA markers and marker-assisted selection

Navajas, E., Simm, G., Jensen, WK. (ed.), Devine, C. (ed.) & Dikeman, M. (ed.), 2004, Encyclopedia of Meat Sciences. Jensen, WK., Devine, C. & Dikeman, M. (eds.). USA: Elsevier Academic Press, p. 19 - 27 9 p.

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Egg morphology and composition

Thompson, MB., Speake, BK. & Deeming, DC. (ed.), 2004, Reptilian Incubation: Environment, Evolution and Behaviour. Deeming, DC. (ed.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 45 - 74 30 p.

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Extraction and refining

Booth, EJ. & Gunstone, FD. (ed.), 2004, Rapeseed and Canola Oil Production, Processing, Properties and Uses. Gunstone, FD. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 17 - 36 20 p.

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Genetics of body composition and metabolic rate

Bunger, L., Hill, WG. & Eisen, EJ. (ed.), 2004, The Mouse in Animal Genetics and Breeding Research. Eisen, EJ. (ed.). London, UK: Imperial College Press

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Limits to sustaining productivity, product quality and animal welfare in forage-based dairy systems

Oldham, JD., Dewhurst, RJ., Luscher, A. (ed.), Jeangros, B. (ed.), Kessler, W. (ed.), Huguenin, O. (ed.), Lobsiger, M. (ed.), Miller, N. (ed.) & Suter, D. (ed.), 2004, Land Use Systems in Grassland Dominated Regions. Luscher, A., Jeangros, B., Kessler, W., Huguenin, O., Lobsiger, M., Miller, N. & Suter, D. (eds.). Zurich, Switzerland: VDF, Vol. 9. p. 867 - 875 9 p.

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Managing genetic resources in selected and conserved populations

Simm, G. (ed.), Villanueva, B. (ed.), Sinclair, KD. (ed.) & Townsend, S. (ed.), 2004, Farm Animals Genetic Resoucres. Simm, G., Villanueva, B., Sinclair, KD. & Townsend, S. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 113 1 p.

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Non-food uses

Walker, KC. & Gunstone, FD. (ed.), 2004, Rapeseed and Canola Oil Production, Processing, Properties and Uses. Gunstone, FD. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 154 - 185 32 p.

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Productivity and profitability: The effects of farming practices on the prey of insectivorous birds

McCracken, DI., Bignal, EM., Blake, S., Foster, GN., van Emden, HF. (ed.) & Rothschild, M. (ed.), 2004, Insects and Birds Interactions. van Emden, HF. & Rothschild, M. (eds.). Andover, UK: Intercept Ltd, p. 75 - 87 13 p.

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Promoting health and welfare through planning

Hovi, M., Gray, D., Vaarst, M., Striezel, A., Walkenhorst, M., Roderick, S., Vaarst, M. (ed.), Roderick, S. (ed.), Lund, V. (ed.) & Lockeretz, W. (ed.), 2004, Animal Health and Welfare in Organic Agriculture. Vaarst, M., Roderick, S., Lund, V. & Lockeretz, W. (eds.). Oxford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 253 - 277 25 p.

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Rapeseeds and rapeseed oil: agronomy, production, and trade

Booth, EJ., Gunstone, FD. & Gunstone, FD. (ed.), 2004, Rapeseed and Canola Oil Production, Processing, Properties and Uses. Gunstone, FD. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishing Ltd, p. 1 - 16 16 p.

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The effect of feeding a high fibre diet from mid lactation until breeding on subsequent litter size of sows

Ferguson, EM., Ashworth, CJ., Hunter, MG., Penny, P., Slevin, J., Edwards, SA., Thompson, JE. (ed.), Gill, BP. (ed.) & Varley, MA. (ed.), 2004, The Appliance of Pig Science. Thompson, JE., Gill, BP. & Varley, MA. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 175 - 179 5 p.

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The encyclopedia of farm animal nutrition

Robinson, JJ. & Fuller, MF. (ed.), 2004, The Encyclopedia of Farm Animal Nutrition. Fuller, MF. (ed.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing

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The role of condensed tannins on the rumen degradation of Lotus pedunculatus

Bento, MHL., Acamovic, T., Abreu, JMF., Acamovic, T. (ed.), Stewart, CS. (ed.) & Pennycott, TW. (ed.), 2004, Poisonous Plants and Related Toxins. Acamovic, T., Stewart, CS. & Pennycott, TW. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 128 - 133 6 p.

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The role of humans in the management of organic herds

Vaarst, M., Wemelsfelder, F., Seabrook, M., Boivin, X., Idel, A., Vaarst, M. (ed.), Roderick, S. (ed.), Lund, V. (ed.) & Lockeretz, W. (ed.), 2004, Animal Health and Welfare in Organic Agriculture. Vaarst, M., Roderick, S., Lund, V. & Lockeretz, W. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 205 - 225 21 p.

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Use of internet for provision of user specific support for decisions on the control of aphid-borne virus

Northing, P., Walters, K., Barker, I., Foster, GN., Harrington, R., Taylor, M., Tones, SJ. & Morgan, D., 2004, Aphids in a New Millennium. Versailles, France: INRA, p. 331 - 336 6 p.

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2003

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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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, W. (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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Employing an environmental taxation mechanism to reduce fat intake

Santarossa, JM., Mainland, DD., Chern, W. (ed.) & Rickertsen, K. (ed.), 2003, Health, Nutrition and Food Demand. Chern, W. & Rickertsen, K. (eds.). Oxford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 223 - 245 23 p.

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Fatty acids and reproduction in the pig

Rooke, JA., Ferguson, EM., Sinclair, AG., Speake, BK., Garnsworthy, PC. (ed.) & Wiseman, J. (ed.), 2003, Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition 2003. Garnsworthy, PC. & Wiseman, J. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 47 - 66 20 p.

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Genomics of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi

Ferrol, N., Azcon-Aguilar, C., Bago, B., Franken, P., Gollotte, A., Gonzalez-Guerrero, M., Harrier, LA., Lanfranco, L., Van Tuinen, D., Gianinazzi-Pearson, V., Arora, DK. (ed.) & Khachatourians, GG. (ed.), 2003, Applied Mycology and Biotechnology: Fungal Genomics. Arora DK and Khachatourians, GG. (ed.). Elsevier Academic Press

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Managing food and tourism developments: issues for planning and opportunities to add value

Boyne, S., Hall, D., Hall, CM. (ed.), Sharples, E. (ed.), Mitchell, R. (ed.), Cambourne, B. (ed.) & Macionis, N. (ed.), 2003, Food Tourism Around the World: Development, Management and Markets. Hall, CM., Sharples, E., Mitchell, R., Cambourne, B. & Macionis, N. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Butterworth-Heinemann, p. 285 - 295 11 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)

New directions in rural tourism impact research

Boyne, S., Hall, D. (ed.), Roberts, L. (ed.) & Mitchell, M. (ed.), 2003, New Directions in Rural Tourism. Hall, D., Roberts, L. & Mitchell, M. (eds.). Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing Limited, p. 19 - 37 19 p.

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Organic farming

Litterick, AM., Watson, CA., Thomas, B. (ed.) & Murphy, DJ. (ed.), 2003, Encyclopedia of Applied Plant Science. Thomas, B. & Murphy, DJ. (eds.). London, UK: Academic Press, p. 934 - 942 9 p.

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Policy, support and promotion for food-related tourism initiatives: A marketing approach to regional development

Boyne, S., Hall, D., Williams, F. & Hall, CM. (ed.), 2003, Wine, Food and Tourism Marketing. Hall, CM. (ed.). New York, USA: The Haworth Hospitality Press, Vol. 14. p. 131 - 154 24 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)

Price transmission and concentration of the retail sector

Fofana, A., Guillotreau, P. (ed.), Hartmann, J., Setala, K., Honkanen, A. & Virtanen, J., 2003, Price and margins along the European seafood value chain. Guillotreau, P. (ed.). Nantes, France, p. 179 - 196 18 p.

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Recent advances in reproductive technologies: implications for livestock production and animal nutrition

Sinclair, KD., Garnsworthy, PC., Webb, R., Garnsworthy, PC. (ed.) & Wiseman, J. (ed.), 2003, Recent Advances in Animal Nutrition 3. Garnsworthy, PC. & Wiseman, J. (eds.). Northampton, UK: Nottingham University Press, p. 89 - 113 25 p.

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Regulation of avian and mammalian sperm production by dietary fatty acids

Speake, BK., Surai, PF., Rooke, JA., De Vriese, SR. (ed.) & Christophe, AB. (ed.), 2003, Male Fertility and Lipid Metabolism. De Vriese, SR. & Christophe, AB. (eds.). Champaign, USA: AOCS Press, p. 96 - 117 22 p.

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