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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., Apr 2020, In : Agricultural Systems. 180, 102713.

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A critical analysis of the potential for EU Common Agricultural Policy measures to support wild pollinators on farmland

Cole, LJ., Kleijn, D., Dicks, L., Stout, J., Potts, S., Albrecht, M., Balzan, M., Bartomeus, I., Bebeli, P., Bevk, D., Biesmeijer, J., Chlebo, R., Dautartė, A., Emmanouil, N., Hartfield, C., Holland, J., Holzschuh, A., Knoben, N., Kovács-Hostyánszki, A., Mandelik, Y. & 13 others, Panou, H., Paxton, R., Petanidou, T., Pinheiro de Carvalho, M., Rundlöf, M., Sarthou, J-P., Stavrinides, M., Suso, M., Szentgyörgyi, H., Vaissière, B., Varnava, A., Zemeckis, R. & Scheper, J., 16 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 14 p.

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A description and qualitative comparison of the elements of heterogeneous bovine viral diarrhea control programs that influence confidence of freedom

van Roon, A. M., Santman-Berends, I. M. G. A., Graham, D., More, S. J., Nielen, M., van Duijn, L., Mercat, M., Fourichon, C., Madouasse, A., Gethmann, J., Sauter-Louis, C., Frössling, J., Lindberg, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, G. J., Henry, M. K. & van Schaik, G., 5 Mar 2020, In : Journal of Dairy Science.

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A global database of soil nematode abundance and functional group composition

van den Hoogen, J., Geisen, S., Wall, D. H., Wardle, D. A., Traunspurger, W., de Goede, R. G. M., Adams, B. J., Ahmad, W., Ferris, H., Bardgett, R. D., Bonkowski, M., Campos-Herrera, R., Cares, J. E., Caruso, T., de Brito Caixeta, L., Chen, X., Costa, S. R., Creamer, R., da Cunha E Castro, J. M., Dam, M. & 54 others, Djigal, D., Escuer, M., Griffiths, B. S., Gutiérrez, C., Hohberg, K., Kalinkina, D., Kardol, P., Kergunteuil, A., Korthals, G., Krashevska, V., Kudrin, A. A., Li, Q., Liang, W., Magilton, M., Marais, M., Martín, J. A. R., Matveeva, E., Mayad, E. H., Mzough, E., Mulder, C., Mullin, P., Neilson, R., Nguyen, T. A. D., Nielsen, U. N., Okada, H., Rius, J. E. P., Pan, K., Peneva, V., Pellissier, L., da Silva, J. C. P., Pitteloud, C., Powers, T. O., Powers, K., Quist, C. W., Rasmann, S., Moreno, S. S., Scheu, S., Setälä, H., Sushchuk, A., Tiunov, A. V., Trap, J., Vestergård, M., Villenave, C., Waeyenberge, L., Wilschut, R. A., Wright, D. G., Keith, A. M., Yang, J. I., Schmidt, O., Bouharroud, R., Ferji, Z., van der Putten, W. H., Routh, D. & Crowther, T. W., 26 Mar 2020, In : Scientific data. 7, 1, 1 p., 103.

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A novel technique for retrospective genetic analysis of the response to vaccination or infection using cell-free DNA from archived sheep serum and plasma

Hanks, E., Todd, H., Palarea-Albaladejo, J., McNeilly, T. N., Britton, C. & Ballingall, K. T., 5 Feb 2020, In : Veterinary Research. 51, 1, 9.

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A review on exergy analysis of solar parabolic collectors

Kumar, A., Sharma, M., Thakur, P., Thakur, V. K., Rahatekar, S. S. & Kumar, R., Feb 2020, In : Solar Energy. 197, p. 411-432 22 p.

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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.

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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.

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Biochar exerts negative effects on soil fauna across multiple trophic levels in a cultivated acidic soil

Liu, T., Yang, L., Hu, Z., Xue, J., Lu, Y., Chen, X., Griffiths, B. S., Whalen, J. K. & Liu, M., 31 Jan 2020, In : Biology and Fertility of Soils.

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Characterising the biophysical, economic and social impacts of soil carbon sequestration as a greenhouse gas removal technology

Sykes, AJ., MacLeod, M., Eory, V., Rees, RM., Payen, FP., Myrgiotis, VM., Williams, M., Sohi, S., Hillier, J., Moran, D., Manning, D., Goglio, P., Seghetta, M., Williams, A., Harris, J., Dondini, M., Walton, J., House, J. & Smith, P., Mar 2020, In : Global Change Biology. 26, 3, p. 1085-1108 24 p.

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Community-based sheep breeding programs generated substantial genetic gains and socioeconomic benefits

Haile, A., Getachew, T., Mirkena, T., Duguma, G., Gizaw, S., Wurzinger, M., Soelkner, J., Mwai, O., Dessie, T., Abebe, A., Abate, Z., Jembere, T., Rekik, M., Lobo, R. N. B., Mwacharo, J. M., Terfa, Z. G., Kassie, G. T., Mueller, J. P. & Rischkowsky, B., 26 Feb 2020, In : Animal. p. 1-9 9 p.

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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., Mar 2020, In : Poultry Science. 99, 3, p. 1528-1539 12 p.

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Controlling Ramularia leaf spot post chlorothalonil

Havis, N., Gorniak, K., Stanisz-Migal, M., Creissen, H. E. & Burnett, F., 25 Feb 2020, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2020. p. 87-92 6 p.

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Detecting temporal changes in the extent of High Nature Value farmlands: the case-study of Entre-Douro-e-Minho Region, Portugal

Lomba, Â., Buchadas, A., Corbelle-Rico, E., Jongman, R. & McCracken, DI., Mar 2020, In : Landscape and Urban Planning. 195, 103726.

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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.

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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.

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Distribution and restricted vertical movement of nematodes in a heavy clay soil

Knox, O., Polain, K., Fortescue, E. & Griffiths, B., 4 Feb 2020, In : Agronomy. 10, 2, 221.

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Does size really matter? Sustainable development outcomes from different scales of land ownership

Thomson, S., Glass, J. & McMorran, R., 2020, Land Reform in Scotland: History, Law and Policy - Scotland's Land. Combe, M., Glass, J. & Tindley, A. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press, (Scotland's Land).

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Energy metabolism of the equine cumulus oocyte complex during in vitro maturation

Lewis, N., Hinrichs, K., Leese, H. J., McG. Argo, C., Brison, D. R. & Sturmey, R., 26 Feb 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 1, 3493.

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Enhancing African orphan crops with genomics

Jamnadass, R., Mumm, R. H., Hale, I., Hendre, P., Muchugi, A., Dawson, I. K., Powell, W., Graudal, L., Yana-Shapiro, H., Simons, A. J. & Van Deynze, A., Apr 2020, In : Nature Genetics. 52, p. 356-360 5 p.

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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.

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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.

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Fused deposition modeling-based additive manufacturing (3D printing): techniques for polymer material systems

Daminabo, S. C., Goel, S., Grammatikos, S. A., Nezhad, H. Y. & Thakur, V. K., 28 Feb 2020, In : Materials Today Chemistry. 16, 100248.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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.

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Genome-wide analysis of epigenetic and transcriptional changes associated with heterosis in pigeonpea

Sinha, P., Singh, V. K., Saxena, R. K., Kale, S. M., Li, Y., Garg, V., Meifang, T., Khan, A. W., Kim, K. D., Chitikineni, A., Saxena, K. B., Sameer Kumar, C. V., Liu, X., Xu, X., Jackson, S., Powell, W., Nevo, E., Searle, I. R., Lodha, M. & Varshney, R. K., 3 Feb 2020, In : Plant Biotechnology Journal. p. 1-14

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Graphite modified sodium alginate hydrogel composite for efficient removal of malachite green dye

Verma, A., Thakur, S., Mamba, G., Prateek, Gupta, R. K., Thakur, P. & Thakur, V. K., 1 Apr 2020, In : International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 148, p. 1130-1139 10 p.

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Graphitic carbon nitride doped copper–manganese alloy as high–performance electrode material in supercapacitor for energy storage

Siwal, S. S., Zhang, Q., Sun, C. & Thakur, V. K., Jan 2020, In : Nanomaterials. 10, 1, 2.

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Highly loaded cellulose/poly (butylene succinate) sustainable composites for woody-like advanced materials application

Platnieks, O., Gaidukovs, S., Barkane, A., Gaidukova, G., Grase, L., Thakur, V. K., Filipova, I., Fridrihsone, V., Skute, M. & Laka, M., 1 Jan 2020, In : Molecules. 25, 1, 121.

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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.

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Interpreting insect declines: seven challenges and a way forward

Didham, R. K., Basset, Y., Collins, C. M., Leather, S. R., Littlewood, N. A., Menz, M. H. M., Müller, J., Packer, L., Saunders, M. E., Schönrogge, K., Stewart, A. J. A., Yanoviak, S. P. & Hassall, C., 4 Mar 2020, In : Insect Conservation and Diversity. 13, 2, p. 103-114 12 p.

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Juvenile harbor porpoises in the UK are exposed to a more neurotoxic mixture of polychlorinated biphenyls than adults

Williams, R. S., Curnick, D. J., Barber, J. L., Brownlow, A., Davison, N. J., Deaville, R., Perkins, M., Jobling, S. & Jepson, P. D., 15 Mar 2020, In : Science of the Total Environment. 708, 134835.

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Keel bone fractures induce a depressive-like state in laying hens

Armstrong, E., Rufener, C., Toscano, M., Eastham, J., Guy, J., Sandilands, V., Boswell, T. & Smulders, T., 20 Feb 2020, In : Scientific Reports. 10, 3007.

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Kinetic Study of the Biodegradation of Acephate by Indigenous Soil Bacterial Isolates in the Presence of Humic Acid and Metal Ions

Singh, S., Kumar, V., Singla, S., Sharma, M., Singh, D. P., Prasad, R., Thakur, V. K. & Singh, J., 11 Mar 2020, In : Biomolecules. 10, 3, 433.

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Land reform in Scotland: history, law and policy

Combe, M. (ed.), Glass, J. (ed.) & Tindley, A. (ed.), Feb 2020, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press. 384 p. (Scotland's Land)

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Levels of Polychlorinated Biphenyls Are Still Associated with Toxic Effects in Harbor Porpoises (Phocoena phocoena) Despite Having Fallen below Proposed Toxicity Thresholds

Williams, R. S., ten Doeschate, M., Curnick, D. J., Brownlow, A., Barber, J. L., Davison, NJ., Deaville, R., Perkins, M. W., Jepson, P. D. & Jobling, S., 3 Feb 2020, In : Environmental Science & Technology. 54, 2277-2286.

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Managing riparian buffer strips to optimise ecosystem services: A review

Cole, LJ., Stockan, J. & Helliwell, R., 1 Apr 2020, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 106891.

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Measuring the unmeasurable? A Method to quantify adoption of integrated pest management practices in temperate arable farming systems

Creissen, H. E., Jones, P., Tranter, R., Girling, R., Jess, S., Burnett, F., Gaffney, M., Thorne, F. & Kildea, S., 25 Feb 2020, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2020. p. 11-12 2 p.

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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.

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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.

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Mitigating nitrous oxide emissions from agricultural soils by precision management

Rees, RM., Maire, JM., Florence, A., Cowan, N., Skiba, U. M., van der Weerden, T. & Ju, X., 2 Mar 2020, In : Frontiers of Agricultural Science and Engineering. 7, 1, 75-80.

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Multifunctional polymeric nanoplatforms for brain diseases diagnosis, therapy and theranostics

Shakeri, S., Ashrafizadeh, M., Zarrabi, A., Roghanian, R., Afshar, E. G., Pardakhty, A., Mohammadinejad, R., Kumar, A. & Thakur, V. K., 13 Jan 2020, In : Biomedicines. 8, 1, 13.

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Multi-model evaluation of nitrous oxide emissions from an intensively managed grassland

Fuchs, K., Merbold, L., Buchmann, N., Bretscher, D., Brilli, L., Fitton, N., Topp, CFE., Klumpp, K., Lieffering, M., Martin, R., Newton, P. CD., Rees, RM., Rolinski, S., Smith, P. & Snow, V., Jan 2020, In : Journal of Geophysical Research. 125, 1, e2019JG005261.

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Mycogenic silver nanoparticles from endophytic Trichoderma atroviride with antimicrobial activity

Abdel-Azeem, A., Nada, A. A., O’Donovan, A., Thakur, V. K. & Elkelish, A., 1 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Renewable Materials. 8, 2, p. 171-185 15 p.

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Nitrogen fertiliser interactions with urine deposit affect nitrous oxide emissions from grazed grasslands

Maire, JM., Krol, D., Pasquier, D., Cowan, N. J., Skiba, U. M., Rees, RM., Reay, D. S., Lanigan, G. J. & Richards, K. G., 1 Mar 2020, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 290, 106784.

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