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Nick Sparks

Prof

  • West Mains Road, Kings Buildings

    EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom

1983 …2021
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birds Agriculture & Biology
broiler chickens Agriculture & Biology
Ferrosoferric Oxide Medicine & Life Sciences
Poultry Medicine & Life Sciences
chickens Agriculture & Biology
poultry Agriculture & Biology
Bacteria Medicine & Life Sciences
vitamin E Agriculture & Biology

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Projects 2018 2021

Research Output 1983 2018

Exploring management practices and attitudes towards biosecurity of small-scale poultry and pig keepers

Correia-Gomes, C., Auty, HK., Henry, MK., Sparks, NHC. & Gunn, GJ., Nov 2018, p. 112. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearchpeer-review

2 Downloads (Pure)

Reliably colonising broiler chickens with Campylobacter spp. using a litter-based method

Sandilands, V., Whyte, F., Williams, LK., Wilkinson, TS., Sparks, NHC. & Humphrey, TJ., 21 Sep 2018, In : British Poultry Science. 59, 6, p. 698 - 702 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Campylobacter
broiler chickens
cecum
sowing
chickens
3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Welfare risks of repeated application of on-farm killing methods for poultry

Martin, JE., Sandercock, DA., Sandilands, V., Sparrey, J., Baker, L., Sparks, NHC. & McKeegan, DEF., 15 Mar 2018, In : Animals. 8, 3, p. 39 - 52 14 p., 39.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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poultry
farms
neck
birds
European Union
2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of microbial challenge on the intestinal proteome of broiler chickens

O'Reilly, EL., Burchmore, RJ., Sparks, NHC. & Eckersall, PD., 2017, In : Proteome Science. 15, 10.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Proteome
Chickens
Poultry
Growth
Birds

Dietary modelling of nutrient densities: effect and response in different growing phases on growth performance, nutrient digestibility, litter quality and leg health in turkey production

Mirza, MW., Pirgozliev, V., Rose, SP. & Sparks, NHC., 25 Sep 2016, In : Journal of World's Poultry Research. 6, 3, p. 161 - 190 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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nutrient density
poultry production
growth performance
legs
digestibility