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Back to the future: rethinking the socioecological systems underlying high nature value farmlands

Lomba, Â., Moreira, F., Klimek, S., Jongman, R., Sullivan, C., Moran, J., Poux, X., Honrado, JP., Pinto-Correia, T., Plieninger, T. & McCracken, DI., 1 Feb 2020, In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 18, 1, p. 36-42 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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farmland values
farming systems
agricultural land
farming system
ecosystem services

Belief in pigs' capacity to suffer: an assessment of pig farmers, veterinarians, students and citizens

Peden, RSE., Camerlink, I., Boyle, LA., Loughnan, S., Akaichi, F. & Turner, SP., 17 Jan 2020, In : Anthrozoös. 33, 1, p. 21-36 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Veterinarians
veterinarians
students
farmer
Swine

Comparative aspects of phytase and xylanase effects on performance, mineral digestibility, and ileal phytate degradation in broilers and turkeys

Olukosi, O. A., González-Ortiz, G., Whitfield, H. & Bedford, M. R., 29 Jan 2020, In : Poultry Science.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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phytases
xylanases
phytic acid
broiler chickens
digestibility
Dairy products
Labels
food
dairy product
Food

Discriminating spontaneous locomotor play of dairy calves using accelerometers

Grossbacher, V., Bučková, K., Lawrence, AB., Spinka, M. & Winckler, C., Feb 2020, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 103, 2, p. 1866-1873 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dairy calves
Discriminant Analysis
calves
bucks
Individuality
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Disease suppressive soils vary in resilience to stress

Döring, T., Rosslenbroich, D., Giese, C., Athmann, M., Watson, CA., Vago, I., Katai, J., Tallai, M. & Bruns, C., 30 Jan 2020, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 149, 7 p., 103482.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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suppressive soils
Soil
soil
Droughts
Climate
toys
Play and Playthings
Rubber
rubber
finishing

Exploring the attitudes of backyard poultry keepers to health and biosecurity

Correia-Gomes, C. & Sparks, NHC., Jan 2020, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 174, 9 p., 104812.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biosecurity
Poultry
poultry
Health
Birds
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Financial hardship and social exclusion in rural Britain: A review of existing evidence

Atterton, J., Shucksmith, M., Glass, J. & Chapman, P., Feb 2020, 17 p.

Research output: Working paper

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Social exclusion
Financial exclusion
Rural areas
Poverty
Literature review
environmental impact assessment
accountability
nongovernmental organization
non-governmental organization
local government
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Genetic analyses of live weight and carcass composition traits in purebred Texel, Suffolk and Charollais lambs

Fitzmaurice, SF., Conington, JE., Fetherstone, N., Pabiou, T., McDermott, K., Wall, E., Banos, G. & McHugh, N., 7 Jan 2020, In : Animal. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Suffolk (sheep breed)
Texel
carcass composition
weaning weight
purebreds
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greenhouse gas emissions
Spain
Gases
Fats
lipids

Impacts of climate change on livestock and possible adaptations: a case study of the United Kingdom

Wreford, A. & Topp, CFE., Feb 2020, In : Agricultural Systems. 178, 102737.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

United Kingdom
livestock
climate change
case studies
agriculture
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animal health
Sheep
sheep
monitoring
Information Storage and Retrieval

Microbiomics of Namib Desert habitats

Cowan, D. A., Hopkins, D. W., Jones, B. E., Maggs-Kölling, G., Majewska, R. & Ramond, J. B., 1 Jan 2020, In : Extremophiles. 24, 1, p. 17-29 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Ecosystem
Soil
Ecology
Bacteriophages
Research

Mineral status, metabolism and performance of dairy heifers receiving a combined trace element bolus and out-wintered on perennial ryegrass, kale or fodder beet

Atkins, N., Bleach, E., Mackenzie, S., Hargreaves, PR. & Sinclair, L., Jan 2020, In : Livestock Science. 231, 103865.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forage beets
Lolium
kale
Beta vulgaris
dairy heifers

Opinion paper - Measuring livestock robustness and resilience: are we on the right track?

Llonch, P., Hoffman, G., Bodas, R., Mirbach, D., Verwer, C. & Haskell, MJ., 9 Jan 2020, In : Animal. p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

livestock
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Policy and practice certainty for effective uptake of diffuse pollution practices in a light-touch regulated country

Knook, JK., Dynes, R., Pinxterhuis, I., de Klein, C. A. M., Eory, V., Brander, M. & Moran, D., 1 Feb 2020, In : Environmental Management. 65, 2, p. 243-256 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Pollution
Decision making
decision making
typology
Water quality
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Prioritization of Farm Animal Welfare Issues Using Expert Consensus

Rioja-Lang, F. C., Connor, M., Bacon, H. J., Lawrence, A. B. & Dwyer, C. M., 10 Jan 2020, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 495.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Animal Welfare
prioritization
Domestic Animals
Poultry
farmed animal species

Ramularia collo-cygni - an enemy in waiting

Dussart, F., Creissen, H. E. & Havis, ND., 16 Jan 2020, eLS. p. 1-8 (eLS).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Ramularia
Cygnus
signs and symptoms (plants)
fungi
leaf spot
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Re-designing organic grain legume cropping systems using systems agronomy

Reckling, M., Bergkvist, G., Watson, CA., Stoddard, F. & Bachinger, J., Jan 2020, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 112, 13 p., 125951.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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agronomy
cropping systems
cropping practice
legumes
farmers
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Resistance to change: AMR gene dynamics on a commercial pig farm with high antimicrobial usage

Pollock, J., Muwonge, A., Hutchings, MR., Mainda, G., Bronsvoort, B. M., Gally, D. & Corbishley, A., 3 Feb 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1708.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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antibiotic resistance
anti-infective agents
farms
swine
genes

Selected fungal natural products with antimicrobial properties

Jakubczyk, D. & Dussart, F., 18 Feb 2020, In : Molecules. 25, p. 911

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Biological Products
drugs
products
livestock
penicillin
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Open Access
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Swiss
sustainable development
stakeholder
climate change
snow
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Spatial dimensions of stated preference valuation in environmental and resource economics: methods, trends and challenges

Glenk, K., Johnston, RJ., Meyerhoff, J. & Sagebiel, J., 1 Feb 2020, In : Environmental and Resource Economics. 75, 2, p. 215-242 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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economic method
trend
resources
welfare
aggregation

The Association Between Play Fighting and Information Gathering during Subsequent Contests

Weller, J. E., Turner, S. P., Farish, M., Camerlink, I. & Arnott, G., 24 Jan 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 1133.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Sus scrofa
Swine
Socialization
Self-Assessment

The behavior of dairy cattle in late gestation: effects of parity and dystocia

Barraclough, R., Shaw, D., Boyce, R., Haskell, MJ. & Macrae, A., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Dairy Research. 103, 1, p. 714-722 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dystocia
dystocia
parity (reproduction)
Parity
dairy cattle

The effect of behavioural indicators of calf discomfort following routine procedures on cow maternal care

Turner, SP., McIlvaney, K., Donbavand, JE. & Turner, M., Jan 2020, In : Animals. 10, 1, 87.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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pain
Mothers
calves
cows
Pain

The ENHANCED MAGNAPORTHE RESISTANCE 1 locus affects Ramularia leaf spot development in barley

McGrann, G. R. D., Miller, S. & Havis, N. D., 1 Jan 2020, In : European Journal of Plant Pathology. 156, 1, p. 123-132 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Magnaporthe
leaf spot
Ramularia
Cygnus
barley
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The Management of Wild Deer in Scotland: Report of the Deer Working Group

Pepper, S., Barbour, A. & Glass, J., Feb 2020, Edinburgh: Scottish Government, Environment and Forestry Directorate. 374 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

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deer
damage

Using animal‐mounted sensor technology and machine learning to predict time-to-calving in beef and dairy cows

Miller, G. A., Mitchell, MA., Barker, ZE., Giebel, K., Codling, E., Amory, J., Michie, C., Davison, C., Tachtatzis, C., Andonovic, I. & Duthie, C-A., 13 Jan 2020, In : Animal.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

artificial intelligence
beef cows
sensors (equipment)
calving
dairy cows
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Xylanase and xylo- oligosaccharide prebiotic improve the growth performance and concentration of potentially prebiotic oligosaccharides in the ileum of broiler chickens

Craig, AC., Khattak, FM., Hastie, P., Bedford, M. R. & Olukosi, OA., Feb 2020, In : British Poultry Science. 61, 1, p. 70-78 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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xylooligosaccharides
Prebiotics
xylanases
prebiotics
Oligosaccharides
2019
bacterial kidney disease
Salmo salar
Kidney Diseases
long term effects
time series analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

A bio-economic model for cost analysis of alternative management strategies in beef finishing systems

Kamilaris, C., Dewhurst, RJ., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Crosson, P. & Alexander, P., 26 Nov 2019, In : Agricultural Systems. 102713.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bioeconomic models
cost analysis
finishing
beef
forage
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A case of cutaneous toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans likely acquired from a domestic dog

Othieno, R., Mark, K., Etherson, M., Foster, G., Murray, S., Kalima, P., Fry, N., Cameron, C. & Strachan, J., 3 Jun 2019, In : Access Microbiology. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Corynebacterium
Dogs
Skin
Diphtheria Toxoid
Diphtheria
1 Citation (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Achieving environmentally sustainable livestock production

Leinonen, I., 7 Jan 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 1, 5 p., 246.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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system change
livestock farming
Agriculture
conversion of production
Beef
5 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)

A critical review of the impacts of cover crops on nitrogen leaching, net greenhouse gas balance and crop productivity

Abdalla, M., Hastings, A., Cheng, K., Yue, Q., Chadwick, D., Espenberg, M., Truu, J., Rees, RM. & Smith, P., Aug 2019, In : Global Change Biology. 25, 8, p. 2530-2543 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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greenhouse gases
cover crops
leaching
nitrogen
crops
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Advantages of social skills for contest resolution

Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., 29 May 2019, In : Royal Society Open Science. 6, 5, 181456.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Aptitude
Wounds and Injuries
Costs and Cost Analysis
Animal Welfare
Socialization
3 Citations (Scopus)

A large-scale pedigree resource of wheat reveals evidence for adaptation and selection by breeders

Fradgley, N., Gardner, K., Cockram, J., Elderfield, J., Hickey, J., Howell, P., Jackson, R. & Mackay, IM., 28 Feb 2019, In : PLoS Biology. 17, 2, 20 p., e3000071.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Pedigree
pedigree
Triticum
Crops
wheat
5 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

A multi-kingdom study reveals the plasticity of the rumen microbiota in response to a shift from non-grazing to grazing diets in sheep

Belanche, A., Kingston-Smith, A. H., Griffith, G. W. & Newbold, C. J., 11 Feb 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 17 p., 122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Microbiota
Rumen
Sheep
Diet
Fermentation
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Analysis of genome-wide DNA arrays reveals the genomic population structure and diversity in autochthonous Greek goat breeds

Michailidou, S., Tsangaris, G. T., Tzora, A., Skoufos, I., Banos, G., Argiriou, A. & Arsenos, G., 12 Dec 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 12, e0226179.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Metagenomics
goat breeds
Oligonucleotide Array Sequence Analysis
Goats
Farms
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Angiosperm symbioses with non-mycorrhizal fungal partners enhance N acquisition from ancient organic matter in a warming maritime Antarctic

Hill, P. W., Broughton, R., Bougoure, J., Havelange, W., Newsham, K. K., Grant, H., Murphy, D. V., Clode, P., Ramayah, S., Marsden, K. A., Quilliam, R. S., Roberts, P., Brown, C., Read, D. J., DeLuca, T. H., Bardgett, R. D., Hopkins, DW. & Jones, D. L., Dec 2019, In : Ecology Letters. 22, 12, p. 2111-2119 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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symbiosis
vascular plant
angiosperm
vascular plants
moss

Animal-mounted sensor technology to predict ‘time to calving’ in beef and dairy cows

Miller, G. A., Mitchell, MA., Barker, ZE., Giebel, K., Codling, E., Amory, J. & Duthie, C-A., 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

beef cows
sensors (equipment)
calving
dairy cows
animals
1 Citation (Scopus)

Animal personality in the management and welfare of pigs

O'Malley, C., Turner, SP., D'Eath, RB., Steibel, J., Bates, R., Ernst, C. & Siegford, J., Sep 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 218, 104821.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

Personality
Swine
swine
animals
physiological response

An investigation into the effectiveness of compressed straw blocks in reducing abnormal behaviour in growing pigs

Haigh, A., Yun-Chou, J. & O'Driscoll, K., 1 Nov 2019, In : Animal. 13, 11, p. 2576-2585 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

abnormal behavior
straw
toys
swine
weanlings
1 Citation (Scopus)

A parsimonious software sensor for estimating the individual dynamic pattern of methane emissions from cattle

Munoz-Tamayo, R., Ramirez Agudelo, JF., Dewhurst, RJ., Miller, G., Vernon, T. & Kettle, H., Jun 2019, In : Animal. 13, 6, p. 1180-1187 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Methane
Sensors
Time measurement
Beef
Bins
3 Citations (Scopus)
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Artificial rearing affects piglets pre-weaning behaviour, welfare and growth performance

Schmitt, O., O'Driscoll, K., Boyle, L. & Baxter, EM., Jan 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 210, p. 16-25 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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artificial rearing
piglets
growth performance
weaning
lesions (animal)

Artificial rearing affects the emotional state and reactivity of pigs post-weaning

Schmitt, O., O'Driscoll, K., Baxter, EM. & Boyle, LA., 1 Nov 2019, In : Animal Welfare. 28, 4, p. 433-442 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

artificial rearing
weaning
weanlings
swine
testing
1 Citation (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

A single dose of fat-based energy supplement to light birth weight pigs shortly after birth does not increase their survival and growth

Schmitt, OS., Baxter, EM., Lawlor, P. G., Boyle, LA. & O'Driscoll, K., 9 May 2019, In : Animals. 9, 5, 227.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Birth Weight
birth weight
piglets
Swine
Fats
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A study of traveller horse owners' attitudes to horse care and welfare using an equine body condition scoring system

Rowland, M., Coombs, T. & Connor, M., 12 Apr 2019, In : Animals. 9, 4, 162.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Horses
body condition
horses
Practice Management
horsemanship