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2019

Novel statistical methods to improve analysis of laser methane detector data

Brocklehurst, S., Hargreaves, PR. & March, MD., Apr 2019, Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Vol. 10. 1 p. 157. (Advances in Animal Biosciences).

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

laser
methane
diet
livestock
respiration

Nutritional strategies to reduce methane emissions from cattle: effects on meat eating quality and retail shelf life of loin steaks

Richardson, I., Duthie, C-A., Hyslop, JJ., Rooke, JA. & Roehe, R., Jul 2019, In : Meat Science. 153, p. 51-57 7 p.

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loins (meat cut)
steaks
methane
shelf life
nitrates

Odour conditioning of positive affective states: rats can learn to associate an odour with being tickled

Bombail, V., Jerome, N., Lam, H., Muszlak, S., Meddle, S. L., Lawrence, AB. & Nielsen, B. L., 12 Jun 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 6, e0212829.

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conditioned behavior
Odors
Rats
odors
rats

Performance evaluation of highly admixed Tanzanian smallholder dairy cattle using SNP derived kinship matrix

Mujibi, F. DN., Rao, J., Agaba, M., Nyambo, D., Cheruiyot, E. K., Kihara, A., Zgang, Y. & Mrode, RA., 26 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 22 p., 375.

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Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Tanzania
Guernsey
Milk
Infant Nutritional Physiological Phenomena

Placing Rwanda’s agriculture boom: trust, women empowerment and policy impact in maize agricultural cooperatives

Meador, JE. & O'Brien, D. J., 26 Jul 2019, In : Food Security.

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Rwanda
agricultural cooperative
smallholder
empowerment
Agriculture

Post-glacial colonization of northern coastal habitat by bottlenose dolphins: A marine leading-edge expansion?

Nykänen, M., Kaschner, K., Dabin, W., Brownlow, A., Davison, N. J., Deaville, R., Garilao, C., Kesner-Reyes, K., Gilbert, M. T. P., Penrose, R., Islas-Villanueva, V., Wales, N., Ingram, S. N., Rogan, E., Louis, M. & Foote, A. D., 17 Jun 2019, In : Journal of Heredity. esz039.

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Bottle-Nosed Dolphin
Ecosystem
Population
Ecotype
Ice Cover

Prediction of enteric methane production, yield and intensity of beef cattle using an intercontinental database

van Lingen, H., Niu, M., Kebreab, E., Valadares Filho, S., Rooke, JA., Duthie, C-A., Schwarm, A., Kreuzer, M., Hynd, P., Caetano, M., Eugène, M., Martin, C., McGee, M., O'Kiely, P., Hünerberg, M., McAllister, T., Berchielli, T., Messana, J., Peiren, N., Chaves, A. & 14 others, Charmley, E., Cole, A., Hales, K., Lee, S-S., Berndt, A., Reynolds, C., Crompton, L., Bayat, A-R., Yáñez-Ruiz, D., Yu, Z., Bannink, A., Dijkstra, J., Casper, D. & Hristov, A., 17 Jun 2019, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 283, 19 p., 106575.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

methane production
beef cattle
forage
methane
prediction

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.

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Prioritising support for cost effective rare breed conservation using multi-criteria decision analysis

Wainwright, W., Vosough Ahmadi, B., McVittie, A., Simm, G. & Moran, D., 11 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 7, 110.

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rare breeds
multi-criteria decision making
breeds
farmed animal species
animal genetic resources

Reaching rural: identifying implicit social networks in community development programmes

Meador, JE., May 2019, In : Journal of Rural Studies. 68, p. 285-295

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social network
community development
rural development
social capital
human capital
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Rearing undocked pigs on fully slatted floors using multiple types and variations of enrichment

Chou, J-Y., Drique, C. M. V., Sandercock, D. A., D'Eath, R. B. & O'Driscoll, K., 2 Apr 2019, In : Animals. 9, 4, 139.

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rearing
swine
tail
weaning
lesions (animal)

Reducing soil erosion in smallholder farming systems in east Africa through the introduction of different crop types

Muoni, T., Koomson, E., Öborn, I., Marohn, C., Watson, CA., Bergkvist, G., Barnes, AP., Cadisch, G. & Duncan, A., 17 Jul 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Experimental Agriculture.

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Calliandra
small-scale farming
Eastern Africa
soil erosion
Mucuna
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Reduction of enteric methane emission in a commercial dairy farm by a novel feed supplement

Vranken, H., Suenkel, M., Hargreaves, PR., Chew, L. & Towers, E., 21 Jun 2019, In : Open Journal of Animal Sciences. 9, p. 286-296

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feed supplements
dairy farming
methane
Jersey
herds

Refugia and anthelmintic resistance: concepts and challenges

Hodgkinson, J. E., Kaplan, R. M., Kenyon, F., Morgan, E. R., Park, A. W., Paterson, S., Babayan, S. A., Beesley, N. J., Britton, C., Chaudhry, U., Doyle, S. R., Ezenwa, V. O., Fenton, A., Howell, S. B., Laing, R., Mable, B. K., Matthews, L., McIntyre, J., Milne, C. E., Morrison, T. A. & 5 others, Prentice, J. C., Sargison, N. D., Williams, D. J. L., Wolstenholme, A. J. & Devaney, E., Aug 2019, In : International Journal for Parasitology: Drugs and Drug Resistance. 10, p. 51-57 7 p.

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Anthelmintics
Drug Resistance
Parasites
Food Supply
Helminths

Relationships between feeding behaviour, activity, dominance and feed efficiency in finishing beef steers

Haskell, MJ., Rooke, JA., Roehe, R., Turner, SP., Hyslop, JJ., Waterhouse, A. & Duthie, C-A., Jan 2019, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 210, p. 9-15 7 p.

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beef cattle
dominance (genetics)
feeding behavior
finishing
feed conversion

Resilience of soil functions to transient and persistent stresses is improved more by residue incorporation than the activity of earthworms

Shu, XS., Hallett, PD., Liu, M., Baggs, EM., Hu, F. & Griffiths, BS., Jul 2019, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 139, p. 10-14 5 p.

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earthworm
maize
denitrification
ammonia
soil
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Review: Soil compaction and controlled traffic farming in arable and grass cropping systems

Antille, DL., Peets, S., Galambošová, J., Botta, GF., Rataj, V., Macak, M., Tullbery, JN., Chamen, WCT., White, DR., Misiewicz, PA., Hargreaves, PR., Bienvenido, JF. & Godwin, RJ., 14 May 2019, In : Agronomy Research. 17, 3, p. 653-682

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controlled traffic systems
soil compaction
cropping systems
grasses
land tenure

Review of pig health and welfare surveillance data sources in England and Wales

Smith, RP., Correia-Gomes, C., Williamson, S., Marier, EA., Gilson, D. & Tongue, SC., 11 Jan 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 349.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

Wales
England
swine
monitoring
industry

Reviews and syntheses: Review of causes and sources of N2O emissions and NO3 leaching from organic arable crop rotations

Hansen, S., Frøseth, R., Stenberg, M., Stalenga, J., Olesen, J. E., Krauss, M., Radzikowski, P., Doltra, J., Nadeem, S., Torp, T., Pappa, AV. & Watson, CA., 17 Jul 2019, In : Biogeosciences. 16, p. 2795-2819

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crop rotation
nitrous oxide
leaching
synthesis
crop
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Revisiting cost vector effects in discrete choice experiments

Glenk, K., Meyerhoff, J., Akaichi, F. & Martin-Ortega, J., Aug 2019, In : Resource and Energy Economics. 57, p. 135-155

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Costs
Discrete choice experiment
Willingness-to-pay
Decision strategy
Choice experiment

Rhynchosporium leaf scald disease incidence: seed source and spatial pattern

Topp, CFE., Hughes, G., Nevison, IM., Butler, A., Oxley, S. & Havis, ND., Aug 2019, In : Plant Pathology. 68, 6, p. 1179-1187

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Rhynchosporium
scald diseases
disease incidence
seeds
seed-borne diseases

RNAi-suppression of barley caffeic acid O-methyltransferase modifies lignin despite redundancy in the gene family

Daly, P., McClellan, C., Maluk, M., Oakey, H., Lapierre, C., Waugh, R., Stephens, J., Marshall, D., Barakate, A., Tsuji, Y., Goeminne, G., Vanholme, R., Boerjan, W., Ralph, J. & Halpin, C., Mar 2019, In : Plant Biotechnology Journal. 17, 3, p. 594-607 14 p.

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caffeate O-methyltransferase
Lignin
Hordeum
RNA Interference
lignin

Root and shoot phenology and root longevity of Norway spruce saplings grown at different soil temperatures

Kilpeläinen, J., Domisch, T., Lehto, T., Finér, L., Aphalo, P., Leinonen, I., Ryyppö, A. & Repo, T., 14 Aug 2019, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research.

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sapling
saplings
phenology
soil temperature
Picea abies

Routes to achieving sustainable intensification in simulated dairy farms - the importance of production efficiency and complimentary land uses

White, P. JC., Lee, M., Roberts, DJ. & Cole, LJ., May 2019, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 56, 5, p. 1128-1139

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dairy farming
land use
biodiversity
feed rations
crops

Rumen bacterial community responses to DPA, EPA and DHA in cattle and sheep: a comparative in vitro study

Carreño, D., Toral, P. G., Pinloche, E., Belenguer, A., Yáñez-Ruiz, D. R., Hervás, G., McEwan, N. R., Newbold, C. J. & Frutos, P., 14 Aug 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 11857.

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Rumen
Unsaturated Fatty Acids
Sheep
Lipids
Ruminococcus

Salivary IgA: A biomarker for resistance to Teladorsagia circumcincta and a new estimated breeding value

Fairlie-Clarke, K., Kaseja, K., Sotomaior, C., Brady, N., Moore, K. & Stear, M., May 2019, In : Veterinary Parasitology: X. 269, p. 16-20

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Teladorsagia circumcincta
breeding value
Immunoglobulin A
Breeding
biomarkers
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Slight changes in the chemical structure of haemanthamine greatly influence the effect of the derivatives on rumen fermentation in vitro

Ramos-Morales, E., Tibble-Howlings, J., Lyons, L., Ogbu, M. O., Murphy, P. J., Braganca, R. & Newbold, CJ., 21 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 7 p., 2440.

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Rumen
Fermentation
Butyrates
Esterification
Methane
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Socialisation and its effect on play behaviour and aggression in the domestic pig (Sus scrofa)

Weller, J. E., Camerlink, I., Turner, SP., Farish, M. & Arnott, G., 12 Mar 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 4180.

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play activities
Sus scrofa
aggression
weaning
swine

Soil bacterial community structure and functional responses across a long-term mineral phosphorus (Pi) fertilisation gradient differ in grazed and cut grasslands

Randall, K., Creamer, R., Brennan, F., Clipson, N., Griffiths, BS., Storey, S. & Doyle, E., Jun 2019, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 138, p. 134-143 10 p.

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functional response
community structure
grassland
phosphorus
mineral

Soil bacterial diversity is positively associated with air temperature in the maritime Antarctic

Dennis, P. G., Newsham, K. K., Rushton, S. P., O'Donnell, A. G. & Hopkins, D. W., 25 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 2686.

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Soil
Air
Temperature
Ecosystem
16S Ribosomal RNA

Soil biota, carbon cycling and crop plant biomass responses to biochar in a temperate mesocosm experiment

McCormack, S. A., Ostle, N., Bardgett, R. D., Hopkins, DW., Pereira, M. G. & Vanbergen, A. J., Jul 2019, In : Plant and Soil. 440, 1-2, p. 341-356

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biochar
soil biota
crop plant
mesocosm
carbon

Soil compaction effects on grassland silage yields and soil structure under different levels of compaction over three years

Hargreaves, PR., Baker, K. L., Graceson, A., Bonnett, S., Ball, BC. & Cloy, JM., 20 May 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 109, 125916.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

silage
soil compaction
soil structure
compaction
grasslands

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

Glenk, K., Johnston, RJ., Meyerhoff, J. & Sagebiel, J., 8 Jan 2019, In : Environmental and Resource Economics.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

economic method
trend
resources
welfare
aggregation

Specific weight of barley grains is determined by traits affecting packing efficiency and by grain density

Hoyle, A., Brennan, M., Jackson, G. & Hoad, SP., 30 Mar 2019, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 99, 5, p. 2548-2555

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

barley
malting
malt
malting barley
market value

Speed breeding orphan crops

Chiurugwi, T., Kemp, S., Powell, W. & Hickey, LT., Mar 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 132, 3, p. 607-616

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

breeding
crops
new crops
biotic stress
economic development

Statistical methods for plant breeding

Mackay, IM., Piepho, H-P. & Garcia, A., 2019, Handbook of Statistical Genetics. Balding, D., Moltka, I. & Marioni, J. (eds.). 4 ed. Wiley, p. 501-530 30 p.

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

plant breeding
statistical analysis
animal breeding
animals
genotype
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STOC free: An innovative framework to compare probability of freedom from infection in heterogeneous control programmes

van Roon, A. M., Santman-Berends, I. M. G. A., Graham, D., More, S. J., Nielen, M., Madouasse, A., Mercat, M., Fourichon, C., Gethmann, J., Frössling, J., Lindberg, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Sauter-Louis, C., Henry, MK., van Duijn, L. & van Schaik, G., 26 Apr 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 133.

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disease control programs
Bovine viral diarrhea virus
disease control
risk estimate
biosecurity

Streptococcus canis are a single population infecting multiple animal hosts despite the diversity of the universally present M-like protein SCM

Pinho, M. D., Foster, G., Pomba, C., Machado, M. P., Baily, JL., Kuiken, T., Melo-Cristino, J. & Ramirez, M., 29 Mar 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 10 p., 631.

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File
Streptococcus canis
animals
proteins
genes
virulence

Sustainability of feeding plant by-products: a review of the implications for ruminant meat production

Salami, S. A., Luciano, G., O'Grady, M. N., Biondi, L., Newbold, C. J., Kerry, J. P. & Priolo, A., May 2019, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 251, p. 37-55 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articleResearchpeer-review

meat production
byproducts
ruminants
environmental sustainability
livestock production

Syndromic surveillance by veterinary practitioners: a pilot study in the pig sector

Correia-Gomes, C., Henry, MK., Williamson, S., Irvine, R. M., Gunn, GJ., Woolfenden, N., White, M. EC. & Tongue, SC., 25 Apr 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 18, 556.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

veterinarians
swine
animal health
monitoring
industry
3 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Prebiotics
nutrient utilization
Hordeum
prebiotics
Oligosaccharides

The effect of LPS and ketoprofen on social behaviour and brain physiology in group housed pigs

Veit, C., Janczak, A., Ranheim, B., Valros, A., Sandercock, DA. & Nordgreen, J., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractResearchpeer-review

ketoprofen
social behavior
lipopolysaccharides
physiology
brain

The effect of straw, rope, and Bite-Rite treatment in weaner pens with a tail biting outbreak

Lahrmann, H., Faustrup, J., Hansen, C., D'Eath, RB., Nielsen, J. & Forkman, B., 17 Jun 2019, In : Animals. 9, 6, 365.

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ropes
Bites and Stings
weanlings
Disease Outbreaks
Tail

The effects associated with concentrated and large-scale land ownership in Scotland: a research review

Glass, J., McMorran, R. & Thomson, SG., 20 Mar 2019, Scottish Land Commission. 39 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Scotland
Ownership

The effects of training population design on genomic prediction accuracy in wheat

Edwards, S., Buntjer, J., Jackson, R., Bentley, A., Lage, J., Byrne, E., Burt, C., Jack, P., Berry, S., Flatman, E., Poupard, B., Smith, S., Hayes, C., Gaynor, C., Gorjanc, G., Howell, P., Ober, E., Mackay, I. & Hickey, J., Jul 2019, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 132, 7, p. 1943–1952

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Open Access
Livestock
Triticum
Breeding
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Genotype

The genetic architecture of teosinte catalyzed and constrained maize domestication

Yang, C. J., Samayoa, L. F., Bradbury, P. J., Olukolu, B. A., Xue, W., York, A. M., Tuholski, M. R., Wang, W., Daskalska, L. L., Neumeyer, M. A., Sanchez-Gonzalez, J. D. J., Romay, M. C., Glaubitz, J. C., Sun, Q., Buckler, E. S., Holland, J. B. & Doebley, J. F., 19 Mar 2019, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 116, 12, p. 5643-5652 10 p.

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Open Access
Zea
domestication
corn
genetic variance
landraces

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

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The highly divergent Jekyll genes, required for sexual reproduction, are lineage specific for the related grass tribes Triticeae and Bromeae

Radchuk, V., Sharma, R., Potokina, E., Radchuk, R., Weier, D., Munz, E., Schreiber, M., Mascher, M., Stein, N., Wicker, T., Kilian, B. & Borisjuk, L., 1 Jun 2019, In : Plant Journal. 98, 6, p. 961-974 14 p.

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Poaceae
sexual reproduction
Reproduction
Hordeum
grasses

The impact of fungicide treatment and Integrated Pest Management on barley yields: analysis of a long term field trials database

Stetkiewicz, S., Burnett, FJ., Ennos, RA. & Topp, CFE., 1 Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 105, p. 111-118 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

integrated pest management
fungicides
field experimentation
barley
disease severity

The nature and psychological impact of child/adolescent attachment to dogs compared with other companion animals

Muldoon, JC., Williams, JM., Lawrence, AB. & Currie, C., 4 Jan 2019, In : Society and Animals. 27, 1, p. 55-74 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

animal
well-being
adolescent
reciprocity
adolescence