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1985 …2022

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Research Output

2019

Effectiveness of biofumigant crops for the management of PCN in GB

Back, M., Barker, A. & Evans, KA., 2019, R476 ed. Agricultural And Horticultural Development Board (AHDB). 137 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
2018

Impact on Scottish crops if the molluscicide metaldehyde is withdrawn

Evans, KA. & Burnett, FJ., 2018, PHC2018/02 ed. Plant Health Centre. 8 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
2017
Open Access
Open Access
2016
Open Access
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8 Citations (Scopus)
9 Downloads (Pure)

Field-based evaluation of a novel SPME-GC-MS method for investigation of below-ground interaction between brassica roots and larvae of cabbage root fly, Delia radicum L

Deasy, W., Shepherd, T., Alexander, CJ., Birch, ANE. & Evans, KA., 30 Sep 2016, In : Phytochemical Analysis. 27, 6, p. 343 - 353 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

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
2015

Adapting to climate change: the costs and benefits of incremental and transformative changes

Evans, KA., Wreford, A., Moran, D., Dittrich, R. D., Fox, NJ., Glenk, K., Hutchings, MR., McCracken, DI., Mitchell, MA., Moxey, A., Topp, CFE. & Wall, E., 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Estimating the costs and benefits of adapting agriculture to climate change

Wreford, A., Moran, D., Moxey, A., Evans, KA., Fox, NJ., Glenk, K., Hutchings, MR., McCracken, DI., McVittie, A., Mitchell, MA., Topp, CFE. & Wall, E., 2015, In : EuroChoices. 14, 2, p. 16 - 23 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Identification and disruption of bacteria associated with sheep scab mites - novel means of control?

Hall, SA., Mack, K., Blackwell, A. & Evans, KA., 2015, In : Experimental Parasitology. 157, p. 110 - 116

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Potato Cyst Nematode and risk of multiple generations in response to climate change.

Evans, KA., 2015, p. 131-136.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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4 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Spatial and temporal analysis of wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata, Fallén) oviposition: consequences for pest population monitoring

Rogers, CD., Guimaraes, RML., Evans, KA. & Rogers, SA., 27 Apr 2014, In : Journal of Pest Science. 88, 1, p. 75 - 86 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Wheat bulb fly, Delia coarctata, larval attraction to phenolic components of host-plant root exudates

Rogers, CD. & Evans, KA., Feb 2014, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 150, 2, p. 166 - 173 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Behavioural response of wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata, Diptera: Anthomyiidae) larvae to the primary plant metabolite carbon dioxide

Rogers, C. D., Evans, KA., Parker, JP. & Pappa, V., Dec 2013, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 103, 6, p. 675-682

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
9 Citations (Scopus)
2012

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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6 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of grass dry matter intake and fat supplementation on progesterone metabolism in lactating dairy cows

Hutchinson, I. A., Dewhurst, R. J., Evans, A. C. O., Lonergan, P. & Butler, S. T., 2012, In : Theriogenology. 78, 4, p. 878-886

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of supplementation with different fat sources on the mechanisms involved in reproductive performance in lactating dairy cattle

Hutchinson, I. A., Hennessy, A. A., Waters, S. M., Dewhurst, R. J., Evans, A. C. O., Lonergan, P. & Butler, S. T., 2012, In : Theriogenology. 78, 1, p. 12-27

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)
18 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Predicting impacts of climate change on Fasciola hepatica risk

Fox, NJ., White, PCL., McClean, CJ., Marion, G., Evans, KA. & Hutchings, MR., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6(1), p. 1 - 9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

119 Citations (Scopus)
2010

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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4 Downloads (Pure)
2008

Coats for plants: keeping pathogens and pests at bay

Walters, DR. & Evans, KA., Aug 2008, In : Biologist. 55, 3, p. 154-159

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Locomotory behaviour of the seven-spotted ladybird

Thornham, DG., Blackwell, A., Evans, KA., Wakefield, M. & Walters, KFA., 2008, In : Annals of Applied Biology. 152, p. 349 - 359 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)
2007

Effects of kaolin particle film on Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) behaviour and performance.

Barker, J. E., Holaschke, M., Fulton, A., Evans, KA. & Powell, G., Oct 2007, In : Bulletin of Entomological Research. 97, 5, p. 455-460

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)

Feeding responses of adult seven-spotted ladybirds, Coccinella septempunctata (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), to insecticide contaminated prey in laboratory arenas

Thornham, DG., Stamp, C., Walters, K., Mathers, J., Wakefields, M., Blackwell, A. & Evans, KA., 2007, In : Biocontrol Science and Technology. 17, 10, p. 983-994

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Citations (Scopus)

Sexual dimorphism in the distribution and biometrics of the palpal sensilla of Coccinella septempunctata, and a description of a new sensilla

Thornham, DG., Wakefields, M., Blackwell, A., Evans, KA. & Walters, KFA., Jul 2007, In : Acta Entomologica Sinica. 50, 7, p. 667-674

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2006

The effects of kaolin particle film on Plutella xylostella behaviour and development

Barker, JE., Fulton, A., Evans, KA. & Powell, G., 2006, In : Pest Management Science. 62, p. 498 - 504 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Citations (Scopus)

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

2005

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

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
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2004

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
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Toward development of neem-based repellents against the Scottish Highland biting midge Culicoides impunctatus

Blackwell, A., Evans, KA., Strang, RHC. & Cole, M., 2004, In : Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 18, p. 1 - 4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Host plant choice and location by larvae of the wheat bulb fly (Delia coarctata)

Marriott, C. & Evans, KA., Jan 2003, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 106, 1, p. 1-6

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

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

2002

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

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

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
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3 Downloads (Pure)
2001

Lygid damage as a pod access mechanism for Dasineura brassicae oviposition

Hughes, JM. & Evans, KA., 2001, In : Journal of Applied Entomology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1999

Aromatherapy for crops: enhancing natural control of grain aphids in cereals

Kirkland, D., Lola-Luz, T. & Evans, KA., 1999, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain Conference 1999. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 103-108

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

Open Access
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3 Downloads (Pure)

European pests of rapeseed: a threat to Australian crops?

Hughes, JM. & Evans, KA., 1999, Proceedings of the 10th International Rapeseed Congress. Canberra, Australia.

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

Potato cyst nematode: why species identification is important

Evans, KA., 1999, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain Conference 1999. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 243-248

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

Open Access
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3 Downloads (Pure)

What does leaving weeds and other vegetation mean for your crop?

Evans, KA., Davies, DHK., McRoberts, N., Foster, GN. & Hunter, A., 1999, Proceedings Crop Protection in Northern Britain Conference 1999. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 17-22

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

1998

Impact of climatic changes on the distribution of Paratrichodorus minor (Nematoda: Trichodoridae) as estimated using 'CLIMEX'

Yeates, GW., Boag, B., Evans, KA. & Neilson, R., 1998, In : Nematologica. 44, p. 293 - 301 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)

Manipulating the behaviour of beneficial insects in cereal crops to enhance control of aphids.

Evans, KA., Kirkland, D. & Lola-Luz, T., 1998, Proceedings British Crop Protection Conference, November 1998. British Crop Protection Council, p. 663-668

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

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1 Downloads (Pure)

Response of the cabbage seed weevil (Ceutorhynchus assimilis) to baits of extracted and synthetic host-plant odour

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1998, In : Journal of Chemical Ecology. 24, p. 2101 - 2114 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The application of GIS techniques to estimate the establishment and potential spread of Artioposthia triangulata in Scotland

Boag, B., Jones, HD., Evans, KA., Neilson, R., Yeates, GW. & Johns, PM., 1998, In : Pedobiologia. 42, p. 504 - 210 293 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Use of a PCR-based technique for the management of potato cyst nematodes in ware crops

Evans, KA., Dubickas, A. & Harling, R., 1998, Proceedings British Crop Protection Conference, November 1998. British Crop Protection Council, p. 793-798

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

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8 Downloads (Pure)