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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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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

Achieving environmentally sustainable livestock production

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

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearch

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system change
livestock farming
Agriculture
conversion of production
Beef
2 Citations (Scopus)
10 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 articleResearchpeer-review

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greenhouse gases
cover crops
leaching
nitrogen
crops
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Aptitude
Wounds and Injuries
Costs and Cost Analysis
Animal Welfare
Socialization

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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Pedigree
pedigree
Triticum
Crops
wheat
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Microbiota
Rumen
Sheep
Diet
Fermentation

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 conferenceAbstractResearchpeer-review

beef cows
sensors (equipment)
calving
dairy cows
animals

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 reviewResearchpeer-review

Personality
Swine
swine
animals
physiological response

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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Methane
Sensors
Time measurement
Beef
Bins

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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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., 14 Mar 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Animal Welfare.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

artificial rearing
weaning
weanlings
swine
testing
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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.

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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 journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Horses
body condition
horses
Practice Management
horsemanship

A wetland ecosystem service assessment tool: development and application in a tropical peatland in Uganda

Langan, C., Farmer, J., Rivington, M., Novo, P. & Smith, J. U., Aug 2019, In : Ecological Indicators. 103, p. 434-445 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

peatlands
Uganda
peatland
ecosystem service
ecosystem services

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., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

farmland values
agricultural land
farming systems
farming system
low input agriculture

Bacterial community composition and diversity respond to nutrient amendment but not warming in a maritime Antarctic soil

Newsham, K. K., Tripathi, B. M., Dong, K., Yamamoto, N., Adams, J. M. & Hopkins, D. W., 15 Apr 2019, In : Microbial Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

bacterial communities
community composition
warming
soil bacteria
open-top chamber

Behaviour of isolated piglets before and after tooth clipping, grinding or sham-grinding

Sinclair, A. RL., Tallet, C., Renouard, A., Brunton, P. J., D'Eath, R. B., Sandercock, DA. & Prunier, A., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearchpeer-review

grinding
piglets
teeth
litters (young animals)
ears
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Beyond 'hobby farming': towards a typology of non-commercial farming

Sutherland, L-A., Barlagne, C. & Barnes, AP., Sep 2019, In : Agriculture and Human Values. 36, 3, p. 475-493 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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recreation
farming systems
farmers
farms
Scotland

Biotic interactions are an unexpected yet critical control on the complexity of an abiotically driven polar ecosystem

Lee, C. K., Laughlin, D. C., Bottos, E. M., Caruso, T., Joy, K., Barrett, J. E., Brabyn, L., Nielsen, U. N., Adams, B. J., Wall, D. H., Hopkins, D. W., Pointing, S. B., McDonald, I. R., Cowan, D. A., Banks, J. C., Stichbury, G. A., Jones, I., Zawar-Reza, P., Katurji, M., Hogg, I. D. & 4 others, Sparrow, A. D., Storey, B. C., Allan Green, T. G. & Cary, S. C., 15 Feb 2019, In : Communications biology. 2, 62.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Ecosystem
Biota
Structural Models
Biodiversity
Proxy

BrAPI - an application programming interface for plant breeding applications

Selby, P., Abbeloos, R., Backlund, J. E., Basterrechea Salido, M., Bauchet, G., Benites-Alfaro, O., Birkett, C., Calaminos, V. C., Carceller, P., Cornut, G., Vasques Costa, B., Edwards, J. D., Finkers, R., Gao, S. Y., Ghaffar, M., Glaser, P., Guignon, V., Hok, P., Kilian, A., König, P. & 30 others, Lagare, J. E. B., Lange, M., Laporte, M-A., Larmande, P., LeBauer, D., Lyon, D., Marshall, D., Matthews, D., Milne, I., Mistry, N., Morales, N., Mueller, L., Neveu, P., Papoutsoglou, E., Pearce, B., Perez-Masias, I., Pommier, C., Ramirez-Gonzalez, R. H., Rathore, A., Raquel, A. M., Raubach, S., Rife, T., Robbins, K., Rouard, M., Sarma, C., Scholz, U., Sempéré, G., Shaw, P., Simon, R. & Soldevilla, N., 15 Oct 2019, In : Bioinformatics (Oxford, England). 35, 20, p. 4147-4155 btz190.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Application programming interfaces (API)
Breeding
Programming
Specifications
Plant Breeding
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Breeders’ views on the production of new and orphan crops in Africa: a survey of constraints and opportunities

Dawson, ID., Barnes, AP., Jamnadass, R., Danquah, E., Mumm, R. H., Hoad, SP., Burnett, FJ., Hale, I., Mausch, K., Hendre, P., Powell, W. & Revoredo-Giha, C., May 2019, Working Paper No. 296 ed., World Agroforestry United Nations, 46 p.

Research output: Working paperResearch

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crops
plant breeders
genetic improvement
healthy diet
crop production

Can community interventions change resilience? Fostering perceptions of individual and community resilience in rural places

Markantoni, M., Steiner, AA. & Meador, JE., 15 Mar 2019, In : Community Development Journal. 50, 2, p. 238-255 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

resilience
community
local participation
rural community
enabling state
1 Citation (Scopus)

Causes of mortality and lesions observed post mortem in European moles (Talpa europaea) in Cornwall, south-west England: Disease in wildlife or exotic species

Simpson, V. R., Davison, N. J. & Dagleish, M. P., Feb 2019, In : Journal of Comparative Pathology. 167, p. 18-25 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Talpa europaea
wildlife diseases
lesions (animal)
England
Parasitic Diseases

Changes in the ileal, but not fecal, microbiome in response to increased dietary protein level and enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli exposure in pigs

Pollock, J., Hutchings, MR., Hutchings, K., Gally, D. & Houdijk, JGM., Oct 2019, In : Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 85, 19, e01252-19.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
Dietary Proteins
Microbiota
pig

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. G., Harris, J., Dondini, M., Walton, J., House, J. & Smith, P., 18 Sep 2019, In : Global Change Biology.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Carbon Sequestration
social impact
greenhouse gases
economic impact
Social Change
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Citizens’ and farmers’ framing of ‘positive animal welfare’ and the implications for framing positive welfare in communication

Vigors, B., 4 Apr 2019, In : Animals. 9, 4, p. 147 22 p., 147.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Animal Welfare
communication (human)
animal welfare
Communication
farmers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Comparing results of ranking conjoint analyses, best worst scaling, and discrete choice experiments in a non-hypothetical context 

Yangui, A., Akaichi, F., Costa-Font, M. & Maria, G. J., Apr 2019, In : Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics. 63, 2, p. 221-246 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

willingness to pay
consumer preferences
cognition
Willingness-to-pay
Conjoint analysis
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Compendium of 4,941 rumen metagenome-assembled genomes for rumen microbiome biology and enzyme discovery: Comprehensive resource of cow rumen genomes and a database of predicted proteins.

Stewart, R., Auffret, MD., Warr, A., Walker, A., Roehe, R. & Watson, M., 2 Aug 2019, In : Nature Biotechnology. 37, p. 953-961 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Metagenome
Protein Databases
Microbiota
Rumen
Enzymes
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Conceptual framework underpinning management of soil health - supporting site-specific delivery of sustainable agro-ecosystems

Stockdale, EA., Griffiths, BS., Hargreaves, PR., Bhogal, A., Crotty, FV. & Watson, CA., May 2019, In : Food and Energy Security. 8, 2, 18 p., e00158.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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conceptual framework
ecosystem
soil
health
landscape ecology

Conservation contracts for supplying Farm Animal Genetic Resources (FAnGR) conservation services in Romania

Wainwright, W., Glenk, K., Akaichi, F. & Moran, D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Livestock Science. 224, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

animal genetic resources
Romania
germplasm conservation
farmed animal species
rare breeds
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Considering appropriate replication in the design of animal social network studies

Smith, LA., Swain, DL., Innocent, GT., Nevison, I. & Hutchings, MR., 10 May 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 7208.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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social networks
social behavior
animals
cattle
testing
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Contributions of biodiversity to the sustainable intensification of food production: Thematic study for The State of the World's Biodiversity for Food and Agriculture

Dawson, ID., Attwood, S., Park, S. E., Jamnadass, R., Powell, W., Sunderland, T., Kindt, R., McMullin, S., Hoebe, PN., Baddeley, JA., Staver, C., Vadez, V., Carsan, S., Roshetko, J. M., Amri, A., Karamura, E., Karamura, D., Paulo, V. B., Hossain, M. E., Phillips, M. & 7 others, Kumar, A., Lilleso, J-P. B., Benzie, J., Sabastian, G. E., Ekesa, B., Ocimati, W. & Graudal, L., 1 Jun 2019, CA4003EN ed. Rome, Italy: Food and Agriculture Organisation. 42 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

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food production
biodiversity
agriculture
production technology
pollinators
3 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
nutrition information
organic foods
auctions
animal welfare
meat

Crop straw incorporation interacts with N fertilizer on N2O emissions in an intensively cropped farmland

Xu, C., Han, X., Ru, S., Cardenas, LM., Rees, RM., Wu, D., Wu, W. & Meng, F., 1 May 2019, In : Geoderma. 341, p. 129-137 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

straw
agricultural land
fertilizer
crop
soil
7 Downloads (Pure)

Current situations of animal data recording, dairy improvement infrastructure, human capacity and strategic issues affecting dairy production in sub-Saharan Africa

Opoola, O., Mrode, R., Banos, G., Ojango, J., Banga, C., Simm, G. & Chagunda, M. G. G., Jul 2019, In : Tropical Animal Health and Production. 51, 6, p. 1699-1705 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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Africa South of the Sahara
Livestock
Breeding
Milk
Capacity Building
1 Citation (Scopus)

Data for life cycle assessment of legume biorefining for alcohol: Data article - refers to: Just the tonic! Legume biorefining for alcohol has the potential to reduce Europe's protein deficit and mitigate climate change, Environment International, Volume 130, September 2019, 104870

Lienhardt, T., Black, K., Saget, S., Costa, M., Chadwick, D., Rees, RM., Williams, M., Spillane, C., Iannetta, P., Walker, G. & Styles, D., Aug 2019, In : Data in Brief. 25, 104242.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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biorefining
life cycle assessment
coproducts
alcohols
legumes
5 Downloads (Pure)

Denominators for national estimates of antimicrobial use may not work for herds

Humphry, RW., Henry, MK., Reeves, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Tongue, SC., Smith, R. & Gunn, GJ., Jul 2019. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

Open Access
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anti-infective agents
herds
Demography
demographic statistics
Population

Detection of extended‐spectrum β‐lactam, AmpC and carbapenem resistance in Enterobacteriaceae in beef cattle in Great Britain in 2015

Velasova, M., Smith, RP., Lemma, F., Horton, R. A., Duggett, N., Evans, J., Tongue, SC., Anjum, M. F. & Randall, L., 1 Apr 2019, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 126, 4, p. 1081-1095 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Lactams
Carbapenems
Enterobacteriaceae
beta-Lactamases
Escherichia coli

Detection of Neospora caninum DNA in cases of bovine and ovine abortion in the South-West of Scotland

Bartley, P. M., Guido, S., Mason, C., Stevenson, H., Chianini, F., Carty, H., Innes, E. A. & Katzer, F., Jun 2019, In : Parasitology. 146, 7, p. 979-982 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Neospora
abortion (animals)
Neospora caninum
Scotland
Sheep
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Development and quality of barley husk adhesion correlates with changes in caryopsis cuticle biosynthesis and composition

Brennan, M., Hedley, P. E., Topp, CFE., Morris, J., Ramsay, L., Mitchell, S., Shepherd, T., Thomas, W. & Hoad, SP., 24 May 2019, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 10, 672.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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hulls
adhesion
skinning
barley
biosynthesis
7 Downloads (Pure)

Development and validation of a multiplex fluorescent microsphere immunoassay assay for detection of porcine cytokines

Hall, SA., Ison, SH., Owles, C., Coe, J., Sandercock, DA. & Zanella, AJ., 2019, In : MethodsX. 6, p. 1218-1227 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Microspheres
Immunoassay
Assays
Swine
Cytokines
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Development of a fixed list of terms for the Qualitative Behavioural Assessment of shelter dogs

Arena, L., Wemelsfelder, F., Messori, S., Ferri, N. & Barnard, S., 4 Oct 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 10, e0212652.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
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Animals
Surgical Instruments
Dogs
dogs
Health
2 Downloads (Pure)

Differentially expressed mRNAs, proteins and miRNAs associated to energy metabolism in skeletal muscle of beef cattle identified for low and high residual feed intake

Carvalho, E. B., Gionbelli, M. P., Rodrigues, R. TS., Bonilha, S. FM., Newbold, C. J., Guimarães, S. EF., Silva, W., Verardo, L. L., Silva, F. F., Detmann, E. & Duarte, M. S., 17 Jun 2019, In : BMC Genomics. 20, 1, 501.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

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MicroRNAs
Energy Metabolism
Skeletal Muscle
Messenger RNA
Proteins

Does Consumption of Symbolic Narrative Facilitate the Formation of Brand Community?

Whitfield, C., 7 Jun 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearchpeer-review

Brand community

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

Thomson, S., Glass, J. & McMorran, R., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Land Reform in Scotland: History, Law and Policy - Scotland's Land. Combe, M., Glass, J. & Tindley, A. (eds.). Edinburgh University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterResearchpeer-review

4 Downloads (Pure)

Drone technology: enhancing potato trials analysis

Gibson-Poole, S., 30 Jan 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

Open Access
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Eristalis tenax
potatoes
precision agriculture
complement
growing season

Economic valuation of ecosystem goods and services: a review for decision makers

Tinch, R., Beaumont, N., Sunderland, T., Ozdemiroglu, E., Barton, D., Bowe, C., Borger, T., Burgess, P., Cooper, N., Faccioli, M., Failler, P., Gkolemi, I., Kumar, R., Longo, A., McVittie, A., Morris, J., Park, J., Ravenscroft, N., Schaafsma, M., Vause, J. & 1 others, Ziv, G., 2019, In : Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy. 8, 4, p. 359-378

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Decision maker
Economic valuation
Ecosystem
Economic theory
Advocacy

Effect of antibiotic treatments on dairy cow methane production, milk yield and dry matter intake

Hargreaves, PR., March, MD. & Dewhurst, RJ., 9 Apr 2019, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Vol. 10. 1 p. 85. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionResearchpeer-review

methane production
dry matter intake
methane
milk yield
dairy cows
2 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of different levels of tryptophan on productive performance, egg quality, blood biochemistry, and caecal microbiota of hens housed in enriched colony cages under commercial stocking density

Khattak, FM. & Helmbrecht, A., 1 May 2019, In : Poultry Science. 98, 5, p. 2094-2104 11 p., pey562.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

blood chemistry
egg quality
stocking rate
tryptophan
hens

Effect of replacing soybean meal with urea or encapsulated nitrate with or without elemental sulfur on nitrogen digestion and methane emissions in feedlot cattle

Rebelo, L., Cabeza Luna, I., Messana, J., Araujo, R., Simioni, T., Granja-Salcedo, Y., Vito, E., Lee, C., Lee, C., Teixeira, I., Rooke, JA. & Berchielli, T., 16 Sep 2019, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 257, 114293.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

feedlots
methane
soybean meal
nonprotein nitrogen
sulfur