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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 12 p.

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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 5 p.

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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., 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., 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 4180.

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play activities
Sus scrofa
aggression
weaning
swine
1 Citation (Scopus)

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
1 Citation (Scopus)

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., 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 16 p.

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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., Sep 2019, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 109, 125916.

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silage
soil compaction
soil structure
compaction
grasslands
5 Citations (Scopus)

Soil nematode abundance and functional group composition at a global scale

van den Hoogen, J., Geisen, S., Routh, D., Ferris, H., Traunspurger, W., Wardle, D. A., de Goede, R. G. M., Adams, B. J., Ahmad, W., Andriuzzi, W. S., Bardgett, R. D., Bonkowski, M., Campos-Herrera, R., Cares, J. E., Caruso, T., de Brito Caixeta, L., Chen, X., Costa, S. R., Creamer, R., Mauro da Cunha Castro, J. & 50 others, Dam, M., 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., 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., Carlos Pereira da Silva, J., 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., van der Putten, W., Vestergård, M., Villenave, C., Waeyenberge, L., Wall, D. H., Wilschut, R., Wright, D. G., Yang, J. I. & Crowther, T. W., 8 Aug 2019, In : Nature. 572, 7768, p. 194-198 5 p.

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Soil
Arctic Regions
Food Chain
Climate
Biomass
2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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economic method
trend
resources
welfare
aggregation
1 Citation (Scopus)

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 8 p.

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barley
malting
malt
malting barley
market value
5 Citations (Scopus)

Speed breeding orphan crops

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

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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.

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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
1 Citation (Scopus)

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., 2019, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 10, 10 p., 631.

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Streptococcus canis
animals
proteins
genes
virulence

SusSheP - sustainable sheep production in Europe

Morgan-Davies, C., Kyle, J. K., Creighton, P., Boman, I. A., Lambe, NR., McLaren, A., Wishart, HM., Krogenaes, A., Wall, E., Pabiou, T., Diskin, M., Meade, KG., McHugh, N., Parreno, L., Druart, X. & Fair, S., 2019, Book of Abstracts of the 70th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science. S. C. (ed.). Wageningen Academic Publishers, Vol. 25. p. 352 1 p.

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ewes
artificial insemination
sheep
labor
Ireland
3 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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meat production
byproducts
ruminants
environmental sustainability
livestock production

Sustainable Diets in the UK—Developing a Systematic Framework to Assess the Environmental Impact, Cost and Nutritional Quality of Household Food Purchases

Wrieden, W., Halligan, J., Goffe, L., Barton, K. & Leinonen, I., 2019, In : Sustainability. 11, 18, 4974.

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Nutrition
Environmental impact
purchase
environmental impact
diet

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., May 2019, In : Veterinary Record. 184, 18, 556.

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veterinarians
swine
animal health
monitoring
industry
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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.

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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

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Scotland
Ownership
1 Citation (Scopus)

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 10 p.

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Livestock
Triticum
Breeding
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Genotype
2 Citations (Scopus)

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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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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1 Citation (Scopus)
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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
2 Citations (Scopus)

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.

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integrated pest management
fungicides
field experimentation
barley
disease severity
1 Citation (Scopus)

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.

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animal
well-being
adolescent
reciprocity
adolescence

The quality of barley husk-caryopsis adhesion is not correlated with caryopsis cuticle permeability

Brennan, M., Paterson, L., Baharudin, A. A. A., Stanisz-Migal, M. & Hoebe, PN., 3 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Plant Physiology. 153054.

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Hordeum
hulls
adhesion
Permeability
permeability
1 Citation (Scopus)
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The role of genetics in mainstreaming the production of new and orphan crops to diversify food systems and support human nutrition

Dawson, IK., Powell, W., Hendre, P., Bancic, JB., Hickey, JM., Kindt, R., Hoad, SP., Hale, I. & Jamnadass, R., Oct 2019, In : New Phytologist. 224, 1, p. 37-54 18 p.

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Orphaned Children
human nutrition
Food
crops
Gene Pool
2 Citations (Scopus)

The sensitivity of soil organic carbon pools to land management varies depending on former tillage practices

Miller, G., Rees, RM., Griffiths, BS., Ball, BC. & Cloy, JM., 1 Jun 2019, In : Soil and Tillage Research. 189, p. 236-242 7 p.

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land management
tillage
organic carbon
soil
particulate organic matter

To what extent is climate change adaptation a novel challenge for agricultural modellers?

Kipling, R. P., Topp, CFE., Bannink, A., Bartley, D. J., Blanco-Penedo, I., Cortignani, R., del Prado, A., Dono, G., Faverdin, P., Graux, I., Hutchings, NJ., Lauwers, L., Gulzari, Ş. Ö., Reidsma, P., Rolinski, S., Ruiz-Ramos, M., Sandars, D. L., Sándor, R., Schönhart, M., Seddaiu, G. & 4 others, Van Middelkoop, J., Shrestha, S., Weindl, I. & Eory, V., Oct 2019, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 120, 21 p., 104492.

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Climate change
agricultural modeling
Triangulation
Risk assessment
Agriculture

Transcriptomics analysis of porcine caudal dorsal root ganglia in tail amputated pigs shows long-term effects on many pain-associated genes

Sandercock, DA., Barnett, M., Coe, J., Downing, A., Nirmal, A., Di Giminiani, P., Edwards, S. & Freeman, T., 18 Sep 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, 27 p., 314.

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Spinal Ganglia
transcriptomics
long term effects
Tail
pain

Treatment of organic resources before soil incorporation in semi-arid regions improves resilience to El Niño, and increases crop production and economic returns

Smith, J., Nayak, D., Albanito, F., Balana, B., Black, H., Boke, S., Brand, A., Byg, A., Dinato, M., Habte, M., Hallett, P., Lemma Argaw, T., Mekuria, W., Moges, A., Muluneh, A., Novo, P., Rivington, M., Tefera, T., Vanni, M., Yakob, G. & 1 others, Phimster, E., 26 Jul 2019, In : Environmental Research Letters. 14, 8, 085004.

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Arid regions
semiarid region
crop production
Crops
manure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Understanding farmers’ intentions to follow a nutrient management plan using the theory of planned behaviour

Daxini, AD., Ryan, M., O'Donoghue, C. & Barnes, AP., Jun 2019, In : Land Use Policy. 85, p. 428-437 10 p.

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nutrient management
farmer
farmers
nutrient
management

Understanding farmer uptake of measures that support biodiversity and ecosystem services in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)

Brown, C., Kovacs, E., Zinngrebe, Y., Albizua, A., Galanaki, A., Grammatikopoulou, I., Herzon, I., Marquardt, D., McCracken, DI., Olsson, J. & Villamayor-Tomas, S., 3 Jul 2019, Wallingford, UK: EKLIPSE Expert Working Group. Centre for Ecology & Hydrology. 60 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Common Agricultural Policy
ecosystem service
biodiversity
European Union
food

Understanding uncertainty in the carbon footprint of beef production

Sykes, AS., Rees, RM. & Topp, CFE., 10 Oct 2019, In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 234, p. 423-435 13 p.

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Carbon footprint
Beef
carbon footprint
greenhouse gas
Greenhouse gases

Uninsured by choice? A choice experiment on long term care insurance

Akaichi, F., Costa-Font, J. & Frank, R., 29 Jul 2019, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization.

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Long-term care insurance
Insurance
Choice experiment
Willingness-to-pay
Insurance premium
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Unpredictable chronic mild stress suppresses the incorporation of new neurons at the caudal pole of the chicken hippocampal formation

Gualtieri, F., Armstrong, E., Longmoor, G., D'Eath, RB., Sandilands, V., Boswell, T. & Smulders, T., 9 May 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 7129.

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Chickens
Hippocampus
Neurons
Neurogenesis
Pituitary Gland
1 Citation (Scopus)

Use of Raman microspectroscopy to predict malting barley husk adhesion quality

Brennan, M., McDonald, A. & Topp, CFE., 19 Jun 2019, In : Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 139, p. 587-590 4 p.

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malting barley
hulls
adhesion
Raman spectroscopy
fruits
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Using 3D imaging and machine learning to predict liveweight and carcass characteristics of live finishing beef cattle

Miller, G. A., Hyslop, JJ., Barclay, D., Edwards, A., Thompson, W. & Duthie, C-A., 1 May 2019, In : Frontiers in Sustainable Food Systems. 3, 30.

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File
artificial intelligence
carcass characteristics
beef cattle
finishing
image analysis
1 Citation (Scopus)

Using a typology to understand farmers' intentions towards following a nutrient management plan

Daxini, AD., Ryan, M., O'Donoghue, C., Barnes, AP. & Buckley, C., Jul 2019, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 146, p. 280-290 11 p.

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nutrient management
farmers
Ireland
income
agricultural policy

Using experimental data to evaluate the effectiveness of tail biting outbreak intervention protocol

Chou, J-Y., O'Driscoll, K., D'Eath, R. B., Sandercock, DA. & Camerlink, I., 15 Apr 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

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Using Qualitative Behaviour Assessment to investigate human-animal relationships in zoo-housed giraffes (Giraffa camelopardalis)

Patel, F., Wemelsfelder, F. & Ward, S., 21 Jun 2019, In : Animals. 9, 6, 381.

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Giraffa camelopardalis
human-animal relations
zoos
Surgical Instruments
animals

Variation in individual feed intake profiles recorded in group-housed lambs

Wishart, HM. & Lambe, NR., 9 Apr 2019, Advances in Animal Biosciences: Animal Science Fit for the Future. 1 ed. Cambridge University Press, Vol. 10. p. 21 1 p.

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lambs
feed intake
sheep
feed conversion
ear tags
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Variation in light interception traits in European spring barley landraces

Florence, A., Ennos, RA., Hoad, SP. & Hoebe, PN., 1 Sep 2019, In : Field Crops Research. 241, 107549.

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spring barley
interception
barley
landraces
genetic variation

Weakened growth of cropland N2O emissions in China associated with nationwide policy interventions

Shang, Z., Zhou, F., Smith, P., Saikawa, E., Ciais, P., Chang, J., Tian, H., Del Grosso, S., Ito, A., Chen, M., Wang, Q., Bo, Y., Cui, X., Castaldi, S., Juszczak, R., Kasimir, A., Magliulo, V., Medinets, S., Medinets, V., Rees, RM. & 2 others, Wohlfahrt, G. & Sebbatini, S., 24 Jun 2019, In : Global Change Biology.

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Fertilizers
Soil testing
Nitrous Oxide
Irrigation
Agglomeration