Scotland's Rural College

  • EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

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A framework for designing multi-functional cover crops

Storkey, J., Döring, TF., Baddeley, JA., Collins, R., Roderick, S., Stobart, R., Jones, HE. & Watson, CA., Jun 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 129. p. 7 - 12 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

An integrative framework for functional analysis of cattle rumen microbiomes

Wassan, J. T., Zheng, H., Browne, F., Bowen, J. M., Walsh, P., Roehe, R., Dewhurst, RJ., Palu, C., Kelly, B. & Wang, H., 12 Mar 2018, Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1854 1860 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Functional analysis
Nutrition
Benchmarking
Learning systems
Nitrates

Are soil migratory nematode populations increasing? Implications for nematode management in crops

Evans, KA., Blackwell, A. & Stanley, KN., 2005, BCPC International Congress – Crop Science and Technology 2005. British Crop Protection Council, p. 873-878

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

2 Citations (Scopus)

A social perspective on food waste: To what extent consumers are aware of their own food waste?

Díaz-Ruiz, R., Costa-Font, M. & Gil, JM., 2015, Envisioning a future without food waste and food poverty: Societal challenges. San-Epifanio, LE. & De Ronables Scheifler, M. (eds.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, p. 157-164

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

food
food chain
recycling
consumption behavior
food consumption

Assessing soil organic matter changes in an organically managed long-term crop rotation experiment

Cloy, JM., Rees, RM., Drewer, J., Helfrich, M., Ball, BC., Buckingham, S., Topp, CFE., Walker, RL., Watson, CA. & Mayer, C., 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 128. p. 111 - 118 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessing the influence of rotation design on the N, P, K balance of organic cropping systems

Smith, L., Tarsitano, D., Topp, CFE., Jones, SK., Gerrard, C., Pearce, B. & Williams, A., May 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Aspects of Applied Biology, Vol. 128. p. 157 - 164 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Assessment of GHG abatement cost in European agriculture via increasing the share of rotations with legumes

Dequiedt, B., Maire, J., Eory, V., Topp, CFE., Rees, RM., Zander, P., Reckling, M. & Shlaefke, N., Jun 2014, Aspects of Applied Biology. Aspects of Applied Biology, Vol. 125. p. 73 - 80 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Changes in leaf microbiome linked to disease susceptibility

Gravouil, CEL., Vincent, M., Havis, ND., Hoebe, PN. & Hoad, SP., 2016, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2016. p. 177-182

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

leaf spot
Ramularia
landraces
disease resistance
scald diseases

Determining the role of the phytotoxic secondary metabolite rubellin D in the pathology of Ramularia collo-cygni, the fungus responsible for Ramularia leaf spot disease of barley

Dussart, F., Hoebe, PN., McGrann, GRD. & Spoel, SH., 2018, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2018. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 97-102

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

leaf spot
Ramularia
Cygnus
secondary metabolites
barley

Development of quantitative mechanical sensory testing approaches for pain assessment in pigs

Sandercock, DA., Gibson, I., Brash, H. M., Rutherford, KMD., Scott, M. E. & Nolan, A. M., 12 Oct 2009, European Journal of Pain. 1 ed. Elsevier Ltd, Vol. 13. p. S79 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

capsaicin
carrageenan
swine
injection
tail

Do we need to be worried about the potential threat of invasive species to crops as the climate changes?

Evans, KA., 2012, Dundee Conference on Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2012. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 55-60 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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invasive species
crop
climate change
invertebrate
fungus

Effect of antibiotic treatments on dairy cow methane production, milk yield and dry matter intake

Hargreaves, PR., March, MD. & Dewhurst, RJ., 9 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Vol. 10. 1 p. 85. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

methane production
dry matter intake
methane
milk yield
dairy cows

Explored and unexplored topics in mountain livestock farming scientific literature

Zuliani, A., Arsenos, G., Bernués, A., Cozzi, G., Dovc, P., Gauly, M., Holand, O., Martin, B., Morgan-Davies, C., Schneider, M. K. & Zollitsch, W., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 614 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

livestock
farming systems
mountains
landscape management
livelihood

Exploring the hedging effectiveness of European wheat futures markets during the 2007-2012 period

Revoredo-Giha, C. & Zuppiroli, M., Jul 2014, Procedia Economics and Finance. Procedia Economics and Finance, Vol. 14. p. 90 - 99 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access

Financial and N2O effects of soil management measures on arable farms in Scotland

Shrestha, S., Eory, V. & Topp, CFE., 2018, Aspects of Applied Biology: Soil Improvement: Impact of Management Practices on Soil Function and Quality . Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 140. p. 83-88

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

soil management
Scotland
farms
cover crops
crop residue management
1 Downloads (Pure)

Framework for estimating indirect costs in animal health using time series analysis

Barratt, AS., Rich, K. M., Eze, JI., Porphyre, T., Gunn, GJ. & Stott, AW., 2019, Proceedings of the 2nd ISESSAH Conference 2018. Vol. 6. 18 p. 190. (Frontiers in Veterinary Science).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Foot-and-Mouth Disease
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health
Animal Diseases
Disease Outbreaks
1 Downloads (Pure)

Hitting the jackpot and the health agenda: the case of processed potato products

Revoredo-Giha, C., Jul 2014, Procedia Economics and Finance. Procedia Economics and Finance, Vol. 14. p. 525 - 533 9 p.

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Open Access
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Host plant selection by wheat bulb fly larvae (Delia coarctata)

Evans, KA. & Marriott, C., 2002, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2002. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 201-206

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

How climate change will make management of invasive species such as the Harlequin ladybird (Harmonia axyridis) a significant challenge.

Evans, KA. & Simpson, B., 2010, What makes an alien invasive? Risk and policy responses: Aspects of Applied Biology. Evans, A. (ed.). The Warwick Enterprise Park, Wellesbourne, Warwick CV35 9EF, UK: Association of Applied Biologists (AAB), Vol. 104. p. 29-36

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
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intraguild predation
diapause
aphid
invasive species
biological control

Impacts of very long-term fertiliser addition on a temperate grassland ecosystem

Kidd, J., Stockdale, EA., Watson, CA. & Manning, P., May 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 128. p. 103 - 108 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

22 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the quality of products from grassland

Scollan, ND., Dewhurst, RJ., Moloney, AP., Murphy, JJ. & McGilloway, DA., Jan 2005, Grassland : a global resource. p. 41-56

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

IPM practices on arable farms in the UK and Ireland

Creissen, H. E., Tranter, R. B., Jones, P. J., Burnett, F., Jess, S., Girling, R. D., Gaffney, M., Thorne, F. S. & Kildea, S., 2018, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain . p. 9-10 2 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

integrated pest management
Ireland
farms
farmers
growers

Is the UK diet sustainable? Assessing the environmental impact, cost and nutritional quality of household food purchases

Wrieden, W. L., Leinonen, I., Barton, K. L., Halligan, J. & Goffe, L., 29 Sep 2017, Proceedings of the Nutrition Society: Irish Section Meeting, 21-23 June 2017, What governs what we eat?. OCE3 ed. Vol. 76. (Proceedings of the Nutrition Society).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

environmental impact
diet
food
cost
greenhouse gas

Long-term productivity of legume based crop rotations

Watson, CA., Topp, CFE. & Walker, RL., May 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 128. p. 189 - 194 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Managing aphid-transmitted viruses in Scottish seed potato crops

Evans, KA., Woodford, JAT., Fenton, BF., Barker, H., pickup, J., Foster, S. & Coll, C., 2002, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2002. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 231-236

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Measurement of antimicrobial usage & resistance

Humphry, RW., Sep 2018, SEFARI.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File

New pest problems in Scottish oilseed rape crops: a one-off or here to stay

Evans, KA. & Hughes, JM., 2002, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2002. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 79-84

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
midges
Chrysomelidae
cabbage
Brassica napus
Scotland

Nitrogen fixation in a ley-arable rotation

Watson, CA., Rees, RM. & Topp, CFE., May 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 128. p. 245 - 248 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Novel statistical methods to improve analysis of laser methane detector data

Brocklehurst, S., Hargreaves, PR. & March, MD., Apr 2019, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Vol. 10. 1 p. 157. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

laser
methane
diet
livestock
respiration
18 Downloads (Pure)

Opportunities and challenges for real-time management (RTM) in extensive livestock systems

Waterhouse, A., Holland, JP., McLaren, A., Arthur, R., Duthie, C-A., Kodam, S. & Wishart, HM., Aug 2019, Precision Livestock Farming '19. Proceedings of the European Conference in Precision Livestock Farming.. O'Brien, B., Hennessy, D. & Shalloo, L. (eds.). p. 20-26 7 p. 155

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
time management
livestock
sensors (equipment)
information management
collars

Performance, longevity and financial impacts of removing productive ewes early from mountain flocks

Wishart, HM., Morgan-Davies, C., Waterhouse, A. & McCracken, DI., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 428 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

economic impact
ewes
flocks
mountains
culling (animals)

Potential of Precision Livestock Farming in small ruminant farming systems

Morgan-Davies, C., Gautier, J-M., Gonzalez-Garcia, E., Halachmi, I., Caja, G., Grova, L., Molle, G., Kenyon, F., Lagriffoul, G., Schmoelzl, S., Wishart, HM., Waterhouse, A. & McCracken, DI., 2019, Book of Abstract of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 132 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

precision agriculture
small ruminants
farming systems
monitoring
labor
1 Downloads (Pure)

Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) application for mapping nitrogen deposition over intensively grazed grassland

Maire, JM., Gibson-Poole, S., Cowan, N., Richards, K. G., Skiba, U. M., Rees, RM., Reay, D. S. & Lanigan, G. J., 4 Apr 2018, 20th EGU General Assembly, EGU2018, Proceedings from the conference held 4-13 April, 2018. Vol. 20. p. 10520

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Open Access
File
aircraft
grassland
farm
urine
nitrogen

Survey of the impact of the neonicotinoid restrictions on Scottish oilseed rape crops and recommendations for alternative crop protection strategies

Hughes, JM., Reay, G., Monie, C., Wardlaw, J. & Evans, KA., 2016, Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2016. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 99-104

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
alternative crops
neonicotinoid insecticides
plant protection
Brassica napus
crops

SusSheP - sustainable sheep production in Europe

Morgan-Davies, C., Kyle, J. K., Creighton, P., Boman, I. A., Lambe, NR., McLaren, A., Wishart, HM., Krogenaes, A., Wall, E., Pabiou, T., Diskin, M., Meade, KG., McHugh, N., Parreno, L., Druart, X. & Fair, S., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 352 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

ewes
artificial insemination
sheep
labor
Ireland

The effect of supplementation with conjugated linoleic acid on the reproductive performance of lactating dairy cows

Hutchinson, I. A., Lonergan, P., Evans, A. C. O., Dewhurst, R. J. & Butler, S. T., Apr 2010, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science and the Agricultural Research Forum. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 1. p. 166

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

conjugated linoleic acid
reproductive performance
dairy cows
early lactation
meta-analysis

The efficacy of novel physical barriers for the management of pests of field vegetable crops

Fulton, A., Evans, KA., Walker, RL. & Powell, G., 2004, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2004. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 177-182

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Delia radicum
vegetable crops
field crops
pest management
rutabagas

The genetics of tooth loss and longevity in Scottish Blackface hill ewes

McLaren, A., Conington, JE., Boman, I. A., Pabiou, T., McHugh, N., Waterhouse, A. & Lambe, NR., 10 Apr 2019, Animal Science Fit for the Future - Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science. 1 ed. Edinburgh: Cambridge University Press, Vol. 10. p. 124 1 p. 124

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The influence of liming on grassland soil microbial communities which have been subject to very long-term acidity

Kidd, J., Stockdale, EA., Watson, CA. & Manning, P., May 2015, Aspects of Applied Biology. Association of Applied Biologists, Vol. 128. p. 239 - 244 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

The pre-farrowing behaviour of sows with access to straw and space for locomotion.

Haskell, MJ. & Hutson, GD., 1993, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Production. Vol. 56(3). p. 67 (Winter meeting).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tobacco rattle virus detection in Scottish trichodorid populations during 2004/2005

Evans, KA., Blackwell, A. & Stanley, KN., 2005, Protection and Production of Sugar Beet and Potatoes. Association of Applied Biologists (AAB), Vol. 76. p. 117-120

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Tobacco rattle virus
viruses
potatoes
Scotland
diagnostic techniques

Tobacco rattle virus prevalence in Scottish potato land in 2005

Evans, KA., Blackwell, A. & Stanley, KN., 2006, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2006. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 285-288

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Tracking MACE resistant clones of the Peach-Potato aphid Myzus persicae (Sulzer) (Hemiptera: Aphididae), in Scotland

Evans, KA., Barker, H., kasprowicz, L., Malloch, G., Foster, S., Anstead, J., Pickup, J., King, L. & Fenton, BF., 2006, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain 2006. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Upscaling of greenhouse gas emissions in upland forestry following clearfell

Toet, S., Keane, B., Yamulki, S., Blei, E., Gibson-Poole, S., Xenakis, G., Perks, M., Morison, J. & Ineson, P., 22 Apr 2016, EGU General Assembly 2016. p. EPSC2016-13775

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Open Access
File
upscaling
forestry
greenhouse gas
flux measurement
drainage

Variation in individual feed intake profiles recorded in group-housed lambs

Wishart, HM. & Lambe, NR., 9 Apr 2019, Advances in Animal Biosciences: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 10. p. 21 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

lambs
feed intake
sheep
feed conversion
ear tags

Weeds or wheat? Do weeds have the potential to reduce slug damage to winter wheat?

Evans, KA. & Henderson, S., Sep 2003, Proceedings Slugs and Snails. Agricultural, Veterinary and Environmental Perspectives. British Crop Protection Council, p. 183-188

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

What is needed to improve sheep productivity in EU and Turkey?

Beltran de Heredia, I., Ruiz, R. J., Morgan-Davies, C., Dwyer, CM., Keady, T. W. J., Carta, A., Gavojdian, D., Ocak, S., Corbiere, F. & Gautier, JM., 2018, Book of Abstracts of the 69th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. Wageningen: Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 24. p. 211

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

lambs
Turkey (country)
sheep
farmers
dairy sheep