Nicola Lambe

Dr

  • Kirkton Farm

    FK20 8RU Crianlarich

    United Kingdom

19952020

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Research Output

2020

Factors affecting ewe longevity on sheep farms in three European countries

McLaren, A., McHugh, N., Lambe, NR., Pabiou, T., Wall, E. & Boman, I. A., Aug 2020, In : Small Ruminant Research. 189, 106145.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic control of CT-measured body dimensions in Texel rams that could be associated with lambing ease

McLaren, A., McLean, KA. & Lambe, NR., 3 Apr 2020, The challenge of change - Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science 2020. p. 12 1 p. 12

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2019

Investigation of relationship between vitamin D status and reproductive fitness in Scottish hill sheep

Zhou, PZ., McEvoy, TG., Gill, A. C., Lambe, NR., Morgan-Davies, C., Hurst, E., Sargison, ND. & Mellanby, R. J., 4 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1162.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Prediction of methane emissions in sheep using computed tomography (CT) measurements of rumen volume

Lambe, NR., Miller, G. A., McLean, KA., Gordon, J. & Dewhurst, RJ., Apr 2019, p. 152.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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

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

Towards value-based marketing of UK lamb

Lambe, NR., Clelland, N., Smith, E., Yates, J., Draper, J. & Conington, JE., 30 Aug 2019, Proceedings of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science, August 2019, Ghent, Belgium. Commitee, S. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 221 1 p.

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

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

2018
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3 Citations (Scopus)
34 Downloads (Pure)

Prediction of intramuscular fat content and shear force in Texel lamb loins using combinations of different X-ray computed tomography (CT) scanning techniques

Clelland, N., Bunger, L., McLean, KA., Knott, S., Matthews, K. & Lambe, NR., 6 Mar 2018, In : Meat Science. 140, p. 78 - 85 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

SusSheP - how to increase sustainability and profitability of European sheep production

Morgan-Davies, C., Creighton, P., Boman, I. A., Blichfeldt, T., Krogenaes, A., Lambe, NR., Wall, E., Padiou, T., Diskin, M., Meade, K. G., McHugh, N., Druart, X. & Fair, S., 2018, p. 251.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Using CT scanning to simultaneously breed UK slaughter lambs for improved carcass and meat quality

Lambe, NR., McLaren, A., Clelland, N., Kaseja, K., Boon, S. & Bunger, L., Feb 2018, p. 295.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2017

Analysis of single nucleotide polymorphisms variation associated with important economic and computed tomography measured traits in Texel sheep

Garza Hernandez, D., Mucha, S., Banos, G., Kaseja, K., Moore, KL., Lambe, NR., Yates, J. & Bunger, L., 17 Oct 2017, In : Animal. 12, 5, p. 915 - 922 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
10 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating precision management of sheep in a hill farming system

Morgan-Davies, C., Lambe, NR., Waterhouse, A., Kenyon, F., McBean, D., Wishart, H., McLaren, A. & McCracken, DI., Jul 2017, p. 892. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Impacts of using a precision livestock system targeted approach in mountain sheep flocks

Morgan-Davies, C., Lambe, NR., Wishart, H., Waterhouse, A., Kenyon, F., McBean, D. & McCracken, DI., 5 Dec 2017, In : Livestock Science. 208, p. 67 - 76 10 p.

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10 Citations (Scopus)
64 Downloads (Pure)

Incorporating computed tomography based predictors of meat quality into a breeding program - breeding lambs for more taste less waste

Lambe, NR., McLean, KA., Gordon, J., Evans, D., Clelland, N. & Bunger, L., 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

The application of a weight-based targeted selective wormer treatment (TST) strategy on hill and upland sheep flocks

Kenyon, F., Morgan-Davies, C., Lambe, NR., Wishart, H., Waterhouse, A., McBean, D. & McCracken, DI., Jul 2017, p. 891. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2016

Gene pool fishing by out-crossing and back-crossing cycles to accelerate genetic improvement in carcass traits of sheep

Bunger, L., Fell, G., McLean, KA., Gordon, J., Moore, KL. & Lambe, NR., Apr 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Incorporating meat quality in sheep breeding programmes: potential of non-invasive technologies

Lambe, NR., Clelland, N., Roehe, R., McLean, KA., Gordon, J., Evans, D. & Bunger, L., 2016, p. 638.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Investigating the measurement of feed efficiency in sheep

Lambe, NR., Bunger, L., Conington, JE., Moore, KL. & Coffey, MP., 6 Apr 2016, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science, April 2016, Chester: Advances in Animal Biosciences. Animal Science for a sustainable future. 1 ed. Vol. 7. 1 p.

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

Prediction of intramuscular fat content using CT scanning of packaged lamb cuts and relationships with meat eating quality

Lambe, NR., McLean, KA., Gordon, J., Evans, D., Clelland, N. & Bunger, L., 21 Sep 2016, In : Meat Science. 123, p. 112 - 119 8 p.

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12 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Prediction of weight and percentage of salable meat from Brazilian market lambs by subjective conformation and fatness scores

Ricardo, H. D. A., Roça, R. D. O., Lambe, N. R., Seno, L. D. O., Fuzikawa, I. H. D. S. & Fernandes, A. R. M., 1 Oct 2016, In : Revista Brasileira de Zootecnia. 45, 10, p. 639-644 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Viability of the Happy Factor TM targeted selective treatment approach on several sheep farms in Scotland

McBean, D., Nath, M., Lambe, NR., Morgan-Davies, C. & Kenyon, F., 2016, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 218, p. 22 - 30 9 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
11 Downloads (Pure)
2015

Effects of low protein diets on performance of pigs with a lean genotype between 40 and 115 kg liveweight

Bunger, L., Lambe, NR., McLean, KA., Cesaro, G., Walling, GA., Whitney, H., Jagger, S., Fullarton, P., Maltin, CA. & Wood, JD., 2015, In : Animal Production Science. 55, 4, p. 461 - 466 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

EID and other technological advances in small ruminant research

Morgan-Davies, C., Wishart, H., Lambe, NR., Kenyon, F., McBean, D., Waterhouse, A. & McCracken, DI., 2015, In : International Animal Health Journal. 2, 4, p. 64 - 67 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Influence of major genes on meat quality

Lambe, NR., Krzecio-Nieczyporuk, E., Kocwin-Podsiadhla, M., Bunger, L., Przybylski, W. (ed.) & Hopkins, D. (ed.), 2015, Meat Quality: Genetic and Environmental Factors. Przybylski, W. & Hopkins, D. (eds.). Boca Raton, USA: CRC Press, p. 287 - 332 46 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Citation (Scopus)

The effects of different farm environments on the performance of Texel sheep

McLaren, A., Brotherstone, S., Lambe, NR., Conington, JE., Mrode, R. & Bunger, L., 2015, In : Animal. 9, 10, p. 1624 - 1634 11 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)
2014
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect and mode of action of the Texel muscling QTL (TM-QTL) on carcass traits in purebred Texel lambs

Macfarlane, JM., Lambe, NR., Matika, O., Johnson, PL., Wolf, BT., Haresign, W., Bishop, SC. & Bunger, L., 2014, In : Animal. 8, 7, p. 1053 - 1061 9 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of the Texel muscling QTL (TM-QTL) on spine characteristics in purebred Texel lambs

Donaldson, CL., Lambe, NR., Maltin, CA., Knott, S. & Bunger, L., 2014, In : Small Ruminant Research. 117, 1, p. 34 - 40 7 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)
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Environmental sensitivity of Texel sheep estimated using reaction norms

McLaren, A., Brotherstone, S., Lambe, NR., Conington, JE., Mrode, R. & Bunger, L., Apr 2014, p. 92. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Genetic improvement of hill sheep – Impacts on profitability and greenhouse gas emissions

Lambe, NR., Wall, E., Ludemann, CI., Bunger, L. & Conington, JE., 2014, In : Small Ruminant Research. 120, 1, p. 27 - 34 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Improving the efficiency in hill ewes for a better climate

Morgan-Davies, C., Wishart, H., Lambe, NR., McLaren, A., Kenyon, F., McBean, D., Waterhouse, A. & Umstatter, C., Apr 2014, p. 241 - 244. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Integrating computed tomography (CT) into commercial sheep breeding in the UK: cost and value

Bunger, L., Clelland, N., Moore, KL., McLean, KA., Kongsro, J. & Lambe, NR., Sep 2014, p. 22 - 27. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Prediction of intramuscular fat levels in Texel lamb loins using X-ray computed tomography scanning

Clelland, N., Bunger, L., McLean, KA., Conington, JE., Maltin, C., Knott, S. & Lambe, NR., 2014, In : Meat Science. 98, 2, p. 263 - 271 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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14 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
2013

Between- and within-breed variations of spine characteristics in sheep

Donaldson, CL., Lambe, NR., Maltin, CA., Knott, S. & Bunger, L., 1 Feb 2013, In : Journal of Animal Science. 91, 2, p. 995 - 1004 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of low protein diets on pigs with a lean genotype. 1. Carcass composition measured by dissection and muscle fatty acid composition

Wood, JD., Lambe, NR., Walling, GA., Whitney, H., Jagger, S., Fullarton, PJ., Bayntun, J., Hallett, K. & Bunger, L., Sep 2013, In : Meat Science. 95, p. 123 - 128 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of low protein diets on pigs with a lean genotype 2. Compositional traits measured with computed tomography (CT)

Lambe, NR., Wood, JD., McLean, KA., Walling, GA., Jagger, S., Fullarton, P., Bayntun, J. & Bunger, L., Sep 2013, In : Meat Science. 95, p. 129 - 136 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)

Use of computed tomography (CT) in a longitudinal body composition study in pigs fed different diets

Lambe, NR., Wood, JD., McLean, KA., Walling, G., Whitney, H., Jagger, S., Fullarton, P., Cesaro, G., Maltin, CA., Bayntun, J., Glasbey, CA., Bunger, L., Maltin, CA. (ed.), Craigie, C. (ed.) & Bunger, L. (ed.), 2013, Farm Animal Imaging Dublin 2012. Maltin, CA., Craigie, C. & Bunger, L. (eds.). Edinburgh, UK: Quality Meat Scotland, p. 24 - 28 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2012

Investigation into the presence of genotype by environment interactions (G x E) in Scottish Blackface lamb traits

McLaren, A., Lambe, NR., Brotherstone, S., Conington, JE., Mrode, R. & Bunger, L., 2012, In : Small Ruminant Research. 105, 1-3, p. 46 - 52 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of sex on some carcass and meat quality traits in Texel ewe and ram lambs

Craigie, CR., Lambe, NR., Richardson, RI., Haresign, W., Maltin, CA., Rehfeldt, C., Roehe, R., Morris, ST. & Bunger, L., 2012, In : Animal Production Science. 52, p. 601 - 607 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of the Texel Muscling QTL on live and carcass weight in Texel lambs

Macfarlane, JM., Lambe, NR., Haresign, W. & Bunger, L., 2012, In : Small Ruminant Research. 105 (1-3), p. 117 - 121 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Evaluating the effects of a single copy of a mutation in the myostatin gene (c.*1232 G>A) on carcass traits in crossbred lambs

Masri, AY., Lambe, NR., Macfarlane, JM., Brotherstone, S., Haresign, W. & Bunger, L., 2011, In : Meat Science. 87, p. 412 - 418 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluating the effects of the c.*1232G > A mutation and TM-QTL in Texel ëWelsh Mountain lambs using ultrasound and video image analyses

Masri, AY., Macfarlane, JM., Lambe, NR., Haresign, W., Brotherstone, S. & Bunger, L., 2011, In : Small Ruminant Research. 99, p. 99 - 109 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genotypic effects of the Texel Muscling QTL (TM-QTL) on meat quality in purebred Texel lambs

Lambe, NR., Richardson, RI., Macfarlane, JM., Nevison, I., Haresign, W., Matika, O. & Bunger, L., 2011, In : Meat Science. 89, p. 125 - 132 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Genetic parameters for carcass dimensional measurements from Video Image Analysis and their association with conformation and fat class scores

Rius-Vilarrasa, E., Bunger, L., Brotherstone, S., Macfarlane, JM., Lambe, NR., Matthews, KR., Haresign, W. & Roehe, R., 2010, In : Livestock Science. 128, p. 92 - 100 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of conditioning period on loin muscle tenderness in crossbred lambs with or without the Texel muscling QTL (TM-QTL)

Lambe, NR., Haresign, W., Macfarlane, J., Richardson, RI., Matika, O. & Bunger, L., 2010, In : Meat Science. 85, 4, p. 715 - 720 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Citations (Scopus)