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Nippostrongylus
Dietary Proteins
Lactation
Mothers
Parturition
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Bovine telomere dynamics and the association between telomere length and productive lifespan

Seeker, LA., Ilska, JJ., Psifidi, A., Wilbourn, RV., Underwood, SL., Fairlie, J., Holland, R., Froy, H., Salvo-Chirnside, E., Bagnall, A., Whitelaw, B., Coffey, MP., Nussey, DH. & Banos, G., 24 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 12748.

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telomeres
leukocytes
cattle
heritability
livestock
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Brexit: How will UK agriculture fare?

Hubbard, C., Davis, J., Feng, S., Harvey, D., Liddon, A., Moxey, A., Ojo, M., Patton, M., Philippidis, G., Scott, C., Shrestha, S. & Wallace, M., 23 Aug 2018, In : EuroChoices. 17, 2, p. 19 - 26 8 p.

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farm
agriculture
income
import
computable general equilibrium analysis

Can dietary fibre level and a single enrichment type reduce the risk of tail biting in undocked pigs

Chou, J-Y., D'Eath, R. B., Sandercock, DA. & O'Driscoll, K., 29 Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press).

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tail
dietary fiber
swine
toys
weanlings

Can genomics deliver climate-change ready crops?

Varshney, RK., Singh, VK., Kumar, A., Powell, W. & Sorrells, ME., 1 Oct 2018, In : Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 45, Pt B, p. 205 - 211 7 p.

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climate change
genomics
crops
climate
breeding
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Can we breed cattle for lower bovine TB infectivity?

Tsairidou, S., Allen, A., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Anacleto, O., Byrne, A. W., Skuce, R. A., Glass, E. J., Woolliams, J. A. & Doeschl-Wilson, AB., 7 Dec 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, December, 8 p., 310.

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cattle breeds
bovine tuberculosis
pathogenicity
cattle
breeding

Characterisation of the ruminal fermentation and microbiome in lambs supplemented with hydrolysable and condensed tannins

Salami, S., Valenti, B., Bella, M., Luciano, G., O'Grady, M., Kerry, J., Jones, E., Priolo, A. & Newbold, CJ., 10 Apr 2018, In : FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 94, 5, p. 1 - 9 9 p.

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proanthocyanidins
rumen fermentation
tannins
lambs
methanogens

Characterization of copy number variants in a large multibreed population of beef and dairy cattle using high-density single nucleotide polymorphism genotype data

Rafter, P., Purfield, DC., Berry, DP., Parnell, AC., Gormley, IC., Kearney, JF., Coffey, MP. & Carthy, TR., Oct 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 96, 10, p. 4112 - 4124 13 p.

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beef cattle
single nucleotide polymorphism
dairy cattle
genotype
animals

Chinese cropping systems are a net source of greenhouse gases despite soil carbon sequestration

Gao, B., Huang, T., Ju, X., Gu, B., Huang, W., Xu, L., Rees, RM., Powlson, DS., Smith, P. & Cui, S., 17 Aug 2018, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 12, p. 5590 - 5606 17 p.

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soil carbon
carbon sequestration
cropping practice
greenhouse gas
soil

Citizen science evidence from the past century shows that Scottish rivers are warming

Pohle, I., Helliwell, R., Aube, C., Gibbs, S., Spencer, M. & Spezia, L., 23 Dec 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 659, p. 53 - 65 13 p.

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warming
river
air temperature
snow
melt

Co-expression analysis of dorsal root ganglia from tail amputated pigs at different ages reveals long-term transcriptional signatures associated with wound healing and inflammation, and neuropathic pain

Sandercock, DA., Coe, J., Barnett, M., Freeman, T., Di Giminiani, P. & Edwards, S., 28 Jun 2018.

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Spinal Ganglia
Neuralgia
Wound Healing
Tail
Swine

Community energy: entanglements of community, state and private sector

Creamer, E., Eadson, W., van Veelen, B., Pinker, A., Tingey, M., Braunholtz-Speight, T., Markantoni, M., Foden, M. & Lacey-Barnacle, M., 28 Jun 2018, In : Geography Compass. 12, 7, 16 p., 12378.

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private sector
energy
community
geography
participation

Comparison of NIRS and wet chemistry methods for the nutritional analysis of haylages for horses

Harris, PA., Nelson, S., Carslake, HB., Argo, CM., Wolf, R., Fabri, FB., Brolsma, KM., van Oostrum, MJ. & Ellis, AD., 4 Sep 2018, In : Journal of Equine Veterinary Science. 71, p. 13 - 20 8 p.

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haylage
near-infrared spectroscopy
chemistry
horses
ammonia

Comparison of pre-lambing metabolic profiles of Scottish Blackface and Lleyn twin-bearing ewes farmed together in a Scottish hill environment

Zhou, PZ., Sargison, ND., Lambe, NR., Morgan-Davies, C. & McEvoy, TG., Apr 2018, p. 53.

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Consistency is key: interactions of current and previous farrowing system on litter size and piglet mortality

King, RL., Baxter, EM., Matheson, SM. & Edwards, SA., 3 May 2018, In : Animal. 13, 1, p. 180 - 188 9 p.

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farrowing
parity (reproduction)
litter size
piglets
crates

Copper and zinc sources and levels of zinc inclusion influence growth performance, tissue trace mineral content and carcass yield of broiler chickens

Olukosi, OA., van Kuijk, S. & Han, Y., 3 Jul 2018, In : Poultry Science. 97, 11, p. 3891 - 3898 8 p.

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carcass yield
mineral content
trace elements
growth performance
broiler chickens
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Counterintuitive increase in observed Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis prevalence in sympatric rabbits following the introduction of paratuberculosis control measures in cattle

Fox, NJ., Caldow, GL., Liebeschuetz, H., Stevenson, K. & Hutchings, MR., 14 Feb 2018, In : Veterinary Record. 182, 22, p. 634 - 638 5 p.

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Mycobacterium avium
paratuberculosis
control methods
rabbits
cattle

Crossing boundaries for cetacean conservation: setting research priorities to guide management of harbour porpoises

IJsseldijk, LL., ten Doeschate, MTI., Davison, NJ., Grone, A. & Brownlow, AC., 18 Jul 2018, In : Marine Policy. 95, p. 77 - 84 8 p.

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porpoise
cetacean
harbor
bycatch
noise pollution
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Dairy cows under experimentally-induced Escherichia coli mastitis show negative emotional states assessed through Qualitative Behaviour Assessment

de Boyers des Roches, A., Lussert, A., Faure, M., Herry, V., Rainard, P., Durand, D., Wemelsfelder, F. & Foucras, G., 20 Jun 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 206, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

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mastitis
dairy cows
Escherichia coli
remission
cows

Dehorning and welfare indicators in beef cattle - a meta analysis

Canozzi, MEA., Mederos, A., Turner, SP., Manteca, X., McManus, C., Menegassi, SRO. & Barcellos, JOJ., 30 May 2018, In : Animal Production Science. 59, 5, p. 801-814

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Hydrocortisone
Meta-Analysis
Amputation
Pain
Local Anesthesia

Delivering Perennial New and Orphan Crops for Resilient and Nutritious Farming Systems

Dawson, I. K., McMullin, S., Kindt, R., Muchugi, A., Hendre, P., Lillesø, J-P. B. & Jamnadass, R., 27 Nov 2018, The Climate-Smart Agriculture Papers. Rosenstock, T., Nowak, A. & Girvetz, E. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 113-125 13 p. (The Climate-Smart Agriculture Papers).

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farming systems
crops
climate change
Food and Agriculture Organization
food crops

Demographic quantification of carbon and nitrogen dynamics associated with root turnover in white clover

Scott, GD., Baddeley, JA., Watson, CA. & Robinson, D., 11 Jan 2018, In : Plant, Cell and Environment. 41, 9, p. 2045 - 2056 12 p.

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Trifolium repens
demographic statistics
carbon
cultivars
nitrogen

Detection of BVD herd management changes using model-based clustering of BVD antibody dynamics

Eze, IJ., Innocent, GT., Adam, K., Huntley, S. & Gunn, GJ., Nov 2018, p. 106. 1 p.

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Determining the role of the phytotoxic secondary metabolite rubellin D in the pathology of Ramularia collo-cygni, the fungus responsible for Ramularia leaf spot disease of barley

Dussart, F., Hoebe, PN., McGrann, GRD. & Spoel, SH., 2018, Proceedings Crop Production in Northern Britain 2018. The Association for Crop Protection in Northern Britain, p. 97-102

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leaf spot
Ramularia
Cygnus
secondary metabolites
barley

Development of a decision aid to support the use of curative late blight fungicides

Maloney, K., Havis, ND., Cooke, DEL., Loake, G. & Bain, RA., Feb 2018, p. 197 - 202. 6 p.

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Diazotroph abundance and community structure are reshaped by straw return and mineral fertilizer in rice-rice-green manure rotation

Yang, L., Bai, J., Zeng, N., Zhou, X., Liao, Y., Lu, Y., Rees, RM., Nie, J. & Cao, W., 26 Dec 2018, In : Applied Soil Ecology. 136, p. 11-20 10 p.

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green manures
mineral fertilizers
straw
community structure
rice

Do community empowerment and enabling state policies work in practice? Insights from a community development intervention in rural Scotland

Markantoni, M., Steiner, A., Meador, JE. & Farmer, J., 6 Nov 2018, In : Geoforum. 97, p. 142 - 154 13 p.

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community development
empowerment
community
resilience
enabling state

Early indicators of tail biting outbreaks in pigs

Wedin, M., Baxter, EM., Jack, MC., Futro, A. & D'Eath, RB., 30 Aug 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 208, p. 7 - 13 7 p.

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tail
swine
posture
carcass condemnation
farmers
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Early intervention with enrichment can prevent tail biting outbreaks in weaner pigs

Lahrmann, HP., Hansen, CF., D'Eath, RB., Busch, ME., Nielsen, JP. & Forkman, B., 23 Jun 2018, In : Livestock Science. 214, p. 272 - 277 6 p.

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feeder pigs
tail
haylage
ropes
straw

Early socialisation as a strategy to increase piglets' social skills in intensive farming conditions

Salazar, LC., Ko, H-L., Yang, C-H., Llonch, L., Manteca, X., Camerlink, I. & Llonch, P., 19 Jun 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 206, p. 25 - 31 7 p.

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intensive farming
piglets
weaning
skin lesions
social behavior

Editorial: Engineering Rumen Metabolic Pathways: Where We Are, and Where Are We Heading

Ungerfeld, E. M. & Newbold, CJ., 4 Jan 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 2627.

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Rumen
Metabolic Networks and Pathways
Fermentation
Nutritive Value
Ruminants
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Effect of biochar produced from different biomass sources and at different process temperatures on methane production and ammonia concentrations in vitro

Cabeza, I., Waterhouse, A., Sohi, S. & Rooke, JA., 2 Jan 2018, In : Animal Feed Science and Technology. 237, p. 1 - 7 7 p.

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biochar
methane production
ammonia
biomass
temperature

Effect of dietary fat to starch content on fecal microbiota composition and activity in dogs

Schauf, S., de la Fuente, G., Newbold, CJ., Salas-Mani, A., Torre, C., Abecia, L. & Castrillo, C., 27 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 96, 9, p. 3684 - 3698 15 p.

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dietary fat
starch
dogs
diet
xylan

Effect of phytase on growth performance, phytate degradation and gene expression of myo-inositol transporters in the small intestine, liver and kidney of 21 day old broilers

Walk, CL., Bedford, MR. & Olukosi, OA., 12 Feb 2018, In : Poultry Science. 97, 4, p. 1155 - 1162 8 p.

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phytases
myo-inositol
phytic acid
transporters
small intestine
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Effects of alternative uses of distillery by-products on the greenhouse gas emissions of Scottish malt whisky production: a system expansion approach

Leinonen, I., MacLeod, M. & Bell, J., 8 May 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 5, p. 1 - 18 18 p., 1473.

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whisky
malt
greenhouse gas emissions
byproducts
production technology

Effects of awareness on farmers' compliance with diffuse pollution mitigation measures: a conditional process modelling

Okumah, M., Martin-Ortega, J. & Novo, P., 22 Aug 2018, In : Land Use Policy. 76, p. 36 - 45 10 p.

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compliance
environmental management
management practice
modeling
water pollution

Environmental and economic trade-offs of milk production systems

March, MD., Alexander, P. & Roberts, DJ., May 2018.

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Environmentally enriched pigs have transcriptional profiles consistent with neuroprotective effects and reduced microglial activity

Brown, SM., Bush, SJ., Summers, KM., Hume, DA. & Lawrence, AB., 17 May 2018, In : Behavioural Brain Research. 350, p. 6 - 15 10 p.

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Neuronal Plasticity
Neuroprotective Agents
Rodentia
Swine
RNA Sequence Analysis

Estimating antimicrobial usage in Scottish beef and dairy herds from veterinary sales data

Humphry, RW., Henry, MK., Reeves, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Smith, R., Innocent, GT. & Tongue, SC., Nov 2018, p. 377. 1 p.

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Evaluating sensitivity of surveillance strategies for the detection of proliferative gill disease (PGD) in Atlantic salmon in Scotland

Boerlage, AS., Herrero, A., Thompson, KD., Rodger, H., Dagleish, MP., Eze, IJ., Gunn, GJ. & Reeves, A., Nov 2018, p. 222. 1 p.

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Evaluation of farmer participatory extension programmes

Knook, J., Eory, V., Brander, M. & Moran, D., 26 Apr 2018, In : The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 24, 4, p. 309 - 325 17 p.

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farmer
evaluation
agricultural sector
research planning
inclusion

Evaluation of microbial communities associated with the liquid and solid phases of the rumen of cattle offered a diet of perennial ryegrass or white clover

Bowen, JM., McCabe, MS., Lister, SJ., Cormican, P. & Dewhurst, RJ., 8 Oct 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, 2389.

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Medicago
Lolium
Rumen
Diet
Poaceae

Evaluation of PCR primers targeting the groEL gene for the specific detection of Streptococcus agalactiae in the context of aquaculture

Leigh, WJ., Zadoks, RN., Jaglarz, A., Costa, JZ., Foster, G. & Thompson, KD., 22 May 2018, In : Journal of Applied Microbiology. 125, 3, p. 666 - 674 9 p.

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Streptococcus agalactiae
gene targeting
aquaculture
Streptococcus iniae
dairies
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Evaluation of reference lactation length in Chios dairy sheep

Basdagianni, Z., Sinapis, E. & Banos, G., 26 Apr 2018, In : Animal. 13, 1, p. 1 - 7 7 p.

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Chios (sheep breed)
dairy sheep
lactation
milk yield
correlated responses

Evaluation of reticuloruminal pH measurements from individual cattle: sampling strategies for the assessment of herd status

Jonsson, N. N., Kleen, J. L., Wallace, R. J., Andonovic, I., Michie, C., Farish, M., Mitchell, MA., Duthie, C-A., Jensen, D. B. & Denwood, M. J., 14 Nov 2018, In : Veterinary Journal. 243, p. 26 - 32 7 p.

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herds
cattle
ruminal acidosis
sampling
milking

Exploring management practices and attitudes towards biosecurity of small-scale poultry and pig keepers

Correia-Gomes, C., Auty, HK., Henry, MK., Sparks, NHC. & Gunn, GJ., Nov 2018, p. 112. 1 p.

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Facial expression as a potential measure of both intent and emotion

Camerlink, I., Coulange, E., Farish, M., Baxter, EM. & Turner, SP., 4 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 9 p., 17602.

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emotions
aggression
ears
swine
eyes

Factors influencing farmer willingness to reduce aggression between pigs

Peden, RSE., Akaichi, F., Camerlink, I., Boyle, LA. & Turner, SP., 22 Dec 2018, In : Animals. 9, 1, p. 6-24 19 p.

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aggression
farmers
swine
animal welfare
stakeholders

Factors influencing the prevalence of animal cruelty during adolescence

Connor, M., Currie, C. & Lawrence, AB., 30 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Interpersonal Violence.

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adolescence
animal welfare
pain
researchers
social problems

Farmers' spending on variable inputs tends to maximise crop yields, not profit

Reader, MA., Revoredo-Giha, C., Lawrence, RJ., Hodge, ID. & Lang, BGA., 23 Mar 2018, In : International Journal of Agricultural Management. 7, 1, p. 1 - 11 11 p.

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profits and margins
crop yield
farmers
crops
social benefit