Scotland's Rural College

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2017

Soil protistology rebooted: 30 fundamental questions to start with

Geisen, S., Mitchell, E., Bonkowski, M., Wilkinson, D., Adl, S., Lara, E., Brown, M., Fiore-Donno, AM., Heger, T., Jassey, V., Krashevska, V., Ekelund, F., Lahr, D., Anderson, OR., Bass, D., Belbahri, L., Berney, C., Blandenier, Q., Charman, D., Chatzinotas, A. & 27 others, Clarholm, M., Dunthorn, M., Feest, A., Fernandez-Parra, L., Foissner, W., Fournier, B., Griffiths, BS., Hajek, M., Helder, J., Jousset, A., Koller, R., Kumar, S., La Terza, A., Lamentowicz, M., Singer, D., Marcisz, K., Mazei, Y., Mulot, M., Payne, R., Ronn, R., Santos, S., Seppey, C., Smirnov, A., Spiegel, F., Winding, A., Gentekaki, E. & Walochnik, J., 13 Apr 2017, In : Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 111, p. 94 - 103 10 p.

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The evidential basis of decision making in plant disease management

Hughes, G., 10 May 2017, In : Annual Review of Phytopathology. 55, p. 41 - 59 19 p.

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2016

A review of pain assessment in pigs

Ison, SH., Clutton, RE., Di Giminiani, P. & Rutherford, KMD., 28 Nov 2016, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 3, p. 8 - 5 2 p.

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A review of the rural-digital policy agenda from a community resilience perspective

Roberts, E., Anderson, BA., Skerratt, S. & Farrington, J., 6 May 2016, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 54, p. 372 - 385 14 p.

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A review of visual soil evaluation techniques for soil structure

Emmett-Booth, JP., Forristal, PD., Fenton, O., Ball, BC. & Holden, NM., 4 Oct 2016, In : Soil Use and Management. 32, 4, p. 623 - 634 12 p.

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Assessment of completeness of reporting in intervention studies using livestock: an example from pain mitigation interventions in neonatal piglets

O'Connor, A., Anthony, R., Bergamasco, L., Coetzee, JF., Dzikamunhenga, RS., Johnson, AK., Karriker, LA., Marchant-Forde, JN., Martineau, GP., Millman, ST., Pajor, EA., Rutherford, KMD., Sprague, M., Sutherland, MA., von Borell, E. & Webb, SR., Apr 2016, In : Animal. 10, 4, p. 660 - 670

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Building sustainable smallholder cooperatives in emerging market economies: findings from a five-year project in Kenya

Meador, JE., O'Brien, DJ., Cook, ML., Grothe, G., Werner, L., Diang'a, D. & Savoie, RM., 11 Jul 2016, In : Sustainability. 8, 7, p. 656 - 671 16 p.

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Challenges and priorities for modelling livestock health and pathogens in the context of climate change

Ozkan, S., Vitali, A., Lacetera, N., Amon, B., Bannink, A., Bartley, DJ., Blanco-Penedo, I., de Haas, Y., Dufrasne, I., Elliott, J., Eory, V., Fox, NJ., Garnsworthy, PC., Gengler, N., Hammami, H., Kyriazakis, I., Leclere, D., Lessire, F., MacLeod, M., Robinson, TP. & 14 others, Ruete, A., Sandars, DL., Shrestha, S., Stott, AW., Twardy, S., Vanrobays, M-L., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Weindl, I., Wheelhouse, N., Williams, AG., Williams, HW., Wilson, AJ., Ostergaard, S. & Kipling, RP., 29 Jul 2016, In : Environmental Research. 151, p. 130 - 144 15 p.

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Current available strategies to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions in livestock systems: an animal welfare perspective

Llonch, P., Haskell, MJ., Dewhurst, RJ. & Turner, SP., 13 Jul 2016, In : Animal. 11, 2, p. 274 - 284 11 p.

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Epigenetics and developmental programming of welfare and production traits in farm animals

Sinclair, KD., Rutherford, KMD., Wallace, JM., Brameld, JM., Stoger, R., Alberio, R., Sweetman, D., Gardner, DS., Perry, VEA., Adam, CL., Ashworth, CJ., Robinson, JE. & Dwyer, CM., 21 Jul 2016, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 28, 10, p. 1443 - 1478 36 p.

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Grain legume decline and potential recovery in European agriculture: a review

Zander, P., Amjath-Babu, TS., Preissel, S., Reckling, M., Bues, A., Schlafke, N., Kuhlman, T., Bachinger, J., Uthes, A., Stoddard, F., Murphy-Bokern, D. & Watson, CA., Jun 2016, In : Agronomy for Sustainable Development. 36, 20 p., 26.

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50 Citations (Scopus)

Invited review: Phenotypes to genetically reduce greenhouse gas emissions in dairying

de Haas, Y., Pszczola, M., Soyeurt, H., Wall, E. & Lassen, J., 9 Dec 2016, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 2, p. 855 - 870 16 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

New frontiers in belowground ecology for plant protection from root-feeding insects

Johnson, SN., Benefer, C., Frew, A., Griffiths, BS., Hartley, S., Karley, A., Rasmann, S., Schumann, M., Sonnemann, I. & Robert, C., 9 Aug 2016, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 108, p. 96 - 107 12 p.

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Transmission dynamics of Rhodesian sleeping sickness at the interface of wildlife and livestock areas

Auty, HK., Morrison, LJ., Torr, SJ. & Lord, J., 1 Jun 2016, In : Trends in Parasitology. 32, 8, p. 608 - 621 14 p.

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2015

An ethological approach to determining housing requirements of gamebirds in raised laying units

Matheson, SM., Donbavand, JE., Sandilands, V., Pennycott, T. & Turner, SP., 2015, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 165, p. 17 - 24 8 p.

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4 Citations (Scopus)

Cattle trypanosomosis: the diversity of trypanosomes and implications for disease epidemiology and control

Auty, HK., Torr, SJ., Michoel, T., Jayaraman, S. & Morrison, LJ., 2015, In : Revue Scientifique et Technique de I'OIE. 34, 2, p. 587 - 598

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26 Citations (Scopus)

Causes of keel bone damage and their solutions in laying hens

Harlander-Matauschek, A., Rodenburg, TB., Sandilands, V., Tobalske, BW. & Toscano, MJ., Sep 2015, In : World's Poultry Science Journal. 71, 3, p. 461 - 472 12 p.

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Consistent individual behavioral variation: the difference between temperament, personality and behavioral syndromes

MacKay, JRD. & Haskell, MJ., 2015, In : Animals. 5, 3, p. 455 - 478 24 p.

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Effects of global change during the 21st century on the nitrogen cycle

Fowler, D., Steadman, CE., Stevenson, D., Coyle, M., Rees, RM., Skiba, UM., Sutton, MA., Cape, JN., Dore, AJ., Vieno, M., Simpson, D., Zaehle, S., Stocker, BD., Rinaldi, M., Facchini, MC., Flechard, CR., Nemitz, E., Twigg, M., Erisman, JW., Butterbach-Bahl, K. & 1 others, Galloway, JN., 2015, In : Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 15, p. 13849 - 13893 45 p.

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Getting low-carbon governance right: learning from actors involved in Community Benefits

Markantoni, M. & Aitken, M., 19 Jun 2015, In : Local Environment. 21, 8, p. 969 - 990 22 p.

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Improving neonatal survival in small ruminants: science into practice

Dwyer, CM., Conington, JE., Corbiere, F., Holmoy, IH., Muri, K., Nowak, R., Rooke, JA., Vipond, J. & Gautier, J-M., 2015, In : Animal. 10, 3, p. 449 - 459

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Integrating experience, evidence and expertise in the crop protection decision process

Hughes, G. & Burnett, FJ., 2015, In : Plant Disease. 99, 9, p. 1197 - 1203 7 p.

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Non-invasive methods for the determination of body and carcass composition in livestock: dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasound: invited review

Scholz, AM., Bunger, L., Kongsro, J., Baulain, U. & Mitchell, AD., 2015, In : Animal. 9, 7, p. 1250 - 1264 15 p.

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Options for enhancing efficiency and effectiveness of research capacity for livestock genetics in, and for, sub-Saharan Africa

Chagunda, MGG., Gibson, JP., Dzama, K. & Rege, JEO., 2015, In : Animal Genetic Resources. 56, p. 145 - 153 9 p.

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Photosensitisation of livestock grazing Narthecium ossifragum: current knowledge and future directions

Pollock, ML., Wishart, H., Holland, JP., Malone, FE. & Waterhouse, A., 2015, In : Veterinary Journal. 206, 3, p. 275 - 283

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The importance of the gestation period for welfare of lambs: maternal stressors and lamb vigour and wellbeing

Rooke, JA., Arnott, G., Dwyer, CM. & Rutherford, KMD., 2015, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 153, 3, p. 497 - 519 23 p.

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The need for a quantitative assessment of animal welfare trade-offs in climate change mitigation scenarios

Llonch, P., Lawrence, AB., Haskell, MJ., Blanco-Penedo, I. & Turner, SP., 2015, In : Advances in Animal Biosciences. 6, 1, p. 9 - 11

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The role of rural communities in the transition to a low-carbon Scotland: a review

Markantoni, M. & Woolvin, M., 2015, In : Local Environment. 20, 2, p. 202 - 219 18 p.

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Use or delight? History of conflicting hill land uses in Scotland - a review

Morgan-Davies, C., Wilson, R. & Waterhouse, A., 2015, In : Scottish Geographical Journal. 131, 2, p. 98 - 122 25 p.

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2014

Ammonia and odour emissions from UK pig farms and nitrogen leaching from outdoor pig production: a review

Webb, J., Broomfield, M., Jones, SK. & Donovan, B., 1 Feb 2014, In : Science of the Total Environment. 470-471, p. 865 - 875 11 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)

Animal welfare education - can MOOCs contribute?

MacKay, JRD., Langford, FM. & Waran, N., 2014, In : Veterinary Record. 175, i, p. 1 - 2 2 p.

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Applying ethological and health indicators to practical animal welfare assessment

Wemelsfelder, F. & Mullan, S., 2014, In : OIE Scientific and Technical Review. 33, 1, p. 111 - 120 10 p.

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First 20 years of DNDC (DeNitrification DeComposition): model evolution

Gilhespy, SL., Anthony, S., Cardenas, L., Chadwick, D., del Prado, A., Li, C., Misselbrook, T., Rees, RM., Salas, W., Sanz-Cobena, A., Smith, P., Tilston, EL., Topp, CFE., Vetter, S. & Yeluripati, JB., 2014, In : Ecological Modelling. 292, p. 51 - 62 12 p.

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Genetic selection for temperament traits in dairy and beef cattle

Haskell, MJ., Simm, G. & Turner, SP., 21 Oct 2014, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 5, 368

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Improving intercropping: a synthesis of research in agronomy, plant physiology and ecology

Brooker, RW., Bennett, AE., Cong, W-F., Daniell, TJ., George, TS., Hallet, PD., Hawes, C., Iannetta, PPM., Jones, HG., Karley, AJ., Li, L., McKenzie, BM., Pakeman, RJ., Paterson, E., Schob, C., Shen, J., Squire, G., Watson, CA., Zhang, C., Zhang, F. & 2 others, Zhang, J. & White, PJ., 2014, In : New Phytologist. 206, 1, p. 107 - 117 11 p.

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Nitrous oxide, climate change and agriculture

Skiba, UM. & Rees, RM., 2014, In : CAB Reviews. 9

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8 Citations (Scopus)

Pain management in the neonatal piglet during routine management procedures. Part 2: Grading the quality of evidence and the strength of recommendations

O'Connor, A., Anthony, R., Bergamasco, L., Coetzee, J., Gould, S., Johnson, AK., Karriker, LA., Marchant-Forde, JN., Martineau, GS., McKean, J., Millman, ST., Niekamp, S., Pajor, EA., Rutherford, KMD., Sprague, M., Sutherland, M., von Borell, E. & Dzikamunhenga, RS., 13 Jun 2014, In : Animal Health Research Reviews. 15, 1, p. 39 - 62 24 p.

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Polyphenol compounds in the chicken/animal diet: from the past to the future

Surai, P. F., Feb 2014, In : Journal of Animal Physiology and Animal Nutrition. 98, 1, p. 19-31 13 p.

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81 Citations (Scopus)

Potential of legume-based grassland - livestock systems in Europe: a review

Luscher, A., Mueller-Harvey, I., Soussana, JF., Rees, RM. & Payraud, JL., 2014, In : Grass and Forage Science. 69, 2, p. 206 - 228 23 p.

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Selection for 'environmental fit' from existing domesticated species

Lawrence, AB. & Wall, E., 2014, In : Revue Scientifique et Technique de L'OIE. 33, 1, p. 171 - 179 9 p.

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6 Citations (Scopus)

The status of tularemia in Europe in a one-health context: a review

Hestvik, G., Warns-Petit, E., Smith, LA., Fox, NJ., Uhlhorn, H., Artois, M., Hannant, D., Hutchings, MR., Mattsson, R., Yon, L. & Gavier-Widen, D., 30 Sep 2014, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 143, 10, p. 2137 - 2160 24 p.

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45 Citations (Scopus)
2013

A review to inform understanding of the use of food safety messages on food labels

Hall, C. & Osses, F., Jul 2013, In : International Journal of Consumer Studies. 37, p. 422 - 432 11 p.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

A systematic review of the environmental impacts of GM crop cultivation as reported from 2006 to 2011

Knox, OGG., Hall, C., McVittie, A., Walker, RL. & Knight, B., Jun 2013, In : Food and Nutrition Sciences. 4, p. 28 - 44 17 p.

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Biochar field testing in the UK: Outcomes and implications for use

Hammond, J., Shackley, S., Prendergast-Miller, M., Cook, J., Buckingham, S. & Pappa, V. A., 10 Apr 2013, In : Carbon Management. 4, 2, p. 159-170 12 p.

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31 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrous oxide mitigation in UK agriculture

Rees, RM., Baddeley, JA., Bhogal, A., Ball, BC., Chadwick, DR., MacLeod, M., Lilly, A., Pappa, VA., Thorman, RE., Watson, CA. & Williams, JR., 2013, In : Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. 59, p. 3 - 15 13 p.

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27 Citations (Scopus)

Opportunities and challenges in the use of the Laser Methane Detector to monitor enteric methane emissions from ruminants

Chagunda, MGG., Jun 2013, In : Animal. 7, s2, p. 394 - 400 7 p.

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16 Citations (Scopus)

What have been the farm-level economic impacts of the global cultivation of GM crops?

Hall, C., Knight, B., Ringrose, S. & Knox, OGG., 2013, In : Collaboration for Environmental Evidence. 11-002, p. 1 - 45 45 p.

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