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Reduction of yield gaps and improvement of ecological function through local-to-global applications of visual soil assessment

McKenzie, DC., Pulido Moncado, MA., Ball, BC., Ball, BC. (ed.) & Munkholm, LJ. (ed.), 2015, Visual Soil Evaluation: Realising Potenial Crop Production with Minimum Environmental Impact. Ball, BC. & Munkholm, LJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 31 - 48 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Relative importance of price in forming individuals' decisions toward sustainable food: a calibrated auction-conjoint experiment

Avitia, J., Costa-Font, M., Gil, J. M. & Lusk, J. L., Apr 2015, In : Food Quality and Preference. 41, p. 1-11

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Replacement of soya bean meal with peas and faba beans in growing/finishing pig diets: effect on performance, carcass composition and nutrient excretion

White, GA., Smith, LA., Houdijk, JGM., Homer, D., Kyriazakis, I. & Wiseman, J., 14 Aug 2015, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 209, p. 202 - 210 9 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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Report of the Control Strategies Subgroup meeting on 13 May 2015: discussion and agreements reached

Bain, RA., May 2015, p. 131 - 138. 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Reproductive failure in UK harbour porpoises Phocoena phocoena: legacy of pollutant exposure?

Murphy, S., Barber, JL., Learmonth, JA., Read, FL., Deaville, R., Perkins, MW., Brownlow, A., Davison, N., Penrose, R., Pierce, GJ., Law, RJ. & Jepson, PD., 22 Jul 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 7, p. 2 - 6 5 p.

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32 Citations (Scopus)
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Response of the rumen archaeal and bacterial populations to anti-methanogenic organosulphur compounds in continuous-culture fermenters

Martínez-Fernández, G., Abecia, L., Martín-García, A. I., Ramos-Morales, E., Denman, S. E., Newbold, C. J., Molina-Alcaide, E. & Yáñez-Ruiz, D. R., Aug 2015, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 91, 8, p. fiv079

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Riparian buffer strips: their role in the conservation of insect pollinators in intensive grassland systems

Cole, LJ., Brocklehurst, S., Robertson, D., Harrison, W. & McCracken, DI., 15 Dec 2015, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 211, p. 207 - 220 14 p.

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28 Citations (Scopus)
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Rumen microbial community composition varies with diet and host, but a core microbiome is found across a wide geographical range

Global Rumen Census Collaborators, 9 Oct 2015, In : Scientific Reports. 5, 14567.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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413 Citations (Scopus)

Rural governance in the new EU Member States: the experience of the Polish LEADER+ Pilot Programme (2004-2008)

Furmankiewicz, M., Kniec, W., Atterton, J., Bucek, J. (ed.) & Ryder, A. (ed.), 2015, Governance in Transition. Bucek, J. & Ryder, A. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer Geography, p. 133 - 153 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

9 Citations (Scopus)

Salicornia spp. as a biomonitor of Cu and Zn in salt marsh sediments

Smillie, C., Sep 2015, In : Ecological Indicators. 56, p. 70-78

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Citations (Scopus)

Scenario planning: the future of the cattle and sheep industries in Scotland and their resiliency to disease

Boden, LA., Auty, HK., Bessell, P., Duckett, D., Liu, J., Kyle, C., McKee, A., Sutherland, L., Reynolds, J., Bronsvoort, M. & McKendrick, IJ., Nov 2015, p. 534. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

6 Citations (Scopus)

Scenario planning: The future of the cattle and sheep industries in Scotland and their resiliency to disease

Boden, LA., Auty, HK., Bessell, P., Duckett, D., Liu, J., Kyle, C., McKee, A., Sutherland, L-A., Reynolds, J., Bronsvoort, BM. & McKendrick, IJ., 22 Aug 2015, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 121, 3-4, p. 353 - 364 12 p.

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Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2016

Hoad, SP., Dec 2015, SRUC. 5 p. (Scottish Recommended List for Cereals 2016)

Research output: Book/Report/Policy BriefCommissioned report

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Self-healing polymer nanocomposite materials: A review

Thakur, V. K. & Kessler, M. R., 26 Jun 2015, In : Polymer. 69, p. 369-383 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

331 Citations (Scopus)

Sequential sampling: a novel method in farm animal welfare assessment

Heath, CAE., Main, DCJ., Mullan, S., Haskell, MJ. & Browne, WJ., 2015, In : Animal Welfare. 10, 2, p. 349 - 356

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

SERVAL: A new framework for the evaluation of animal health surveillance

Drewe, JA., Hoinville, LJ., Cook, AJ., Floyd, T., Gunn, GJ. & Stark, HDC., Feb 2015, In : Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 62, 1, p. 33 - 45 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

Short-term effects of sheep urine and dung on greenhouse gas emissions from semi-improved grassland soils

Cloy, JM., Galloway, M., Bell, MJ. & Stack, P., Dec 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Should China subsidise cofiring to meet its 2020 bioenergy target? A spatio-techno-economic analysis

Clare, A., Gou, Y-Q., Barnes, AP., Shackley, S., Smallman, TL., Wang, W., Jiang, D. & Li, J., 26 Mar 2015, In : GCB Bioenergy. 8, 3, p. 550 - 560 11 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)

Simulation of nitrous oxide emissions at field scale using the SPACSYS model

Wu, L., Rees, RM., Tarsitano, D., Zhang, X., Jones, SK. & Whitmore, AP., 15 Oct 2015, In : Science of the Total Environment. 530-531, p. 76 - 86 11 p.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
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Simultaneous detection and quantification of six equine cytokines in plasma using a fluorescent microsphere immunoassay (FMIA)

Hall, SA., Stucke, D., Morrone, B., Lebelt, D. & Zanella, AJ., 2015, In : MethodsX. 2, p. 241 - 248 8 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Size and Persistence of Nitrous Oxide Hot-Spots in Grazed and Ungrazed Grassland

Hargreaves, PR., Rees, RM., Horgan, GW. & Ball, BC., 22 Sep 2015, In : Environment and Natural Resources Research. 5, 4, p. 1 - 15 15 p.

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Spatial analysis of blackleg-affected seed potato crops in Scotland

Skelsey, P., Elphinstone, JG., Saddler, GS., Wale, SJ. & Toth, IK., 18 Sep 2015, In : Plant Pathology. 65, 4, p. 570 - 576 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Spatial and seasonal fluxes of the greenhouse gases N2O, CO2 and CH4 in a UK macrotidal estuary

Harley, JF., Carvalho, L., Dudley, B., Heal, KV., Rees, RM. & Skiba, U., 2015, In : Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 153, p. 62 - 73 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Citations (Scopus)

Stability and ecosystem resilience, a below-ground perspective

Griffiths, BS. & Philippot, L., 2015, In : Oxford Bibliographies in Ecology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stakeholder opinions on the practicality of management interventions to control bovine tuberculosis

Cowie, CE., Gortazar, C., White, PCL., Hutchings, MR. & Vicente, J., 2015, In : Veterinary Journal. 204, 2, p. 179 - 185 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Stratification of climate projections for efficient estimation of uncertainty and variation using weather-driven models

Elston, DA., Rivington, M., Topp, CFE., Muhammed, S., Potts, JM., Butler, A., Kettle, H., Baggaley, NJ., Rees, RM. & Matthews, RB., 2015, In : Climate Research. 66, 1, p. 1 - 12

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Structural and functional characterisation of peripheral axons in the caudal nerve of neonatal pigs

Carr, RW., Coe, JE., Forsch, E., Schmelz, M. & Sandercock, DA., Sep 2015.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Superfast broadband and rural community resilience: examining the rural need for speed

Ashmore, F. H., Farrington, J. H. & Skerratt, S., 26 Jan 2015, In : Scottish Geographical Journal. 131, 3-4, p. 265-278 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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19 Citations (Scopus)
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Superoxide dismutase SodB is a protective antigen against Campylobacter jejuni colonisation in chickens

Chintoa-Uta, C., Cassady-Cain, RL., Al-Haideri, H., Watson, E., Kelly, DJ., Smith, DGE., Sparks, NHC., Kaiser, P. & Stevens, MP., 17 Nov 2015, In : Vaccine. 33, 46, p. 6206 - 6211 6 p.

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Surface Modification of Biopolymers: An Overview

Thakur, M. K., Rana, A. K., Liping, Y., Singha, A. S. & Thakur, V. K., 8 May 2015, Surface Modification of Biopolymers. Wiley, p. 1-19 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Citations (Scopus)

Surface Modification of Biopolymers

Thakur, V. K. (ed.) & Singha, A. S. (ed.), 12 Mar 2015, Wiley. 429 p.

Research output: Book/Report/Policy BriefBook

14 Citations (Scopus)

Surveillance: Hepatic lipodystrophy of Galloway calves

Strugnell, B., Wessels, M., Woodger, N., Oliver, L. A., Raffan, E., Genever, L., Caldow, G. & Jones, A., 12 Sep 2015, In : Veterinary Record. 177, 10, p. 265-266 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Sustaining business networks: understanding the benefit bundles sought by members of local business associations

Newbery, R., Gorton, M., Phillipson, J. & Atterton, J., 8 Oct 2015, In : Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy. 34, 7, p. 1267 - 1283 17 p.

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5 Citations (Scopus)

Synthesis and Applications of Biodegradable Soy Based Graft Copolymers: A Review

Thakur, M. K., Thakur, V. K., Gupta, R. K. & Pappu, A., 2 Dec 2015, In : ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering. 4, 1, p. 1-17 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

135 Citations (Scopus)

Systems approaches to predict the functions of glycoside hydrolases during the life cycle of Aspergillus niger using developmental mutants ∆brlA and ∆flbA

van Munster, J. M., Nitsche, B. M., Akeroyd, M., Dijkhuizen, L., van der Maarel, M. J. E. C. & Ram, A. F. J., 28 Jan 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 1, e0116269.

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13 Citations (Scopus)

Tayside beaver socio-economic impact study: Scottish Natural Heritage Commissioned Report No. 805

Hamilton, A. & Moran, D., 2015, Scottish Natural Heritage. (Scottish Natural Heritage Commissioned Report; no. 805)

Research output: Book/Report/Policy BriefCommissioned report

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The cascading impacts of livestock grazing in upland ecosystems: A 10-year experiment

Evans, D. M., Villar, N., Littlewood, N. A., Pakeman, R. J., Evans, S. A., Dennis, P., Skartveit, J. & Redpath, S. M., 30 Mar 2015, In : Ecosphere. 6, 3, 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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29 Citations (Scopus)

The consequences of protein supplementation during gestation on performance and immune parameters in mammals

Masuda, A., Houdijk, JGM., Allen, JE. & Athanasiadou, S., Apr 2015, p. 90. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

6 Citations (Scopus)

The cost of emission mitigation by legume crops in French agriculture

Dequiedt, B. & Moran, D., 2015, In : Ecological Economics. 110, p. 51 - 60 10 p.

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11 Citations (Scopus)
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The economics of soil C sequestration and agricultural emissions abatement

Alexander, P., Paustian, K., Smith, P. & Moran, D., 2015, In : SOIL. 1, p. 331 - 339 9 p.

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24 Citations (Scopus)
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19 Citations (Scopus)
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The effect of four different feeding regimes on rabbit behaviour

Prebble, JL., Langford, FM., Shaw, DJ. & Meredith, AL., 2015, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 169, p. 86 - 92 7 p.

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7 Citations (Scopus)
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The effect of tail docking in neonatal pigs on the central expression of genes involved in modulating anxiety-like behaviour

Oberst, P., Sandercock, DA., Di Giminiani, P., Edwards, SA. & Brunton, PJ., Apr 2015, p. 53. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

The effects of a high-starch or high-fibre diet on equine reactivity and handling behaviour

Bulmer, L., McBride, S., Williams, K. & Murray, J. A., 1 Apr 2015, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 165, p. 95 102 p.

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9 Citations (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)
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The effects of out-wintering replacement dairy heifers on deferred grazing, kale or fodder beet, without or with a trace mineral bolus on first lactation performance in commercial spring calving herds

Atkins, N. E., Bleach, E. C. L., Hargreaves, PR. & Sinclair, L. A., Apr 2015, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science in association with AVTRW, CFER and EBLEX. 2 ed. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 6. 1 p. 187. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

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

The effects of out-wintering replacement dairy heifers on deferred grazing, kale or fodder beet without or with a trace mineral bolus on pre-calving performance in commercial spring calving herds

Atkins, N. E., Bleach, E. C. L., Hargreaves, PR. & Sinclair, L. A., 1 Apr 2015, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science in association with AVTRW, CFER and EBLEX. 2 ed. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 6. p. 186 1 p. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

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The expanding discipline and role of Visual Soil Evaluation

Ball, BC., Munkholm, LJ., Ball, BC. (ed.) & Munkholm, LJ. (ed.), 2015, Visual Soil Evaluation; Realising Potential Crop Production with Minimum Environmental Impact. Ball, BC. & Munkholm, LJ. (eds.). Wallingford, UK: CABI Publishing, p. 142 - 153 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The feasibility of testing whether Fasciola hepatica is associated with increased risk of verocytotoxin producing Escherichia coli O157 from an existing study protocol

Hickey, GL., Diggle, PJ., McNeilly, TN., Tongue, SC., Chase-Topping, ME. & Williams, DJL., 2015, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 119, 3-4, p. 97 - 104 8 p.

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2 Citations (Scopus)