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2019
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When to kill a cull: factors affecting the success of culling wildlife for disease control

Prentice, J., Fox, NJ., Hutchings, MR., White, P., Davidson, RS. & Marion, G., 29 Mar 2019, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 16, 152, 20180901.

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culling
disease control
bovine tuberculosis
disease spread
metapopulation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Willingness to pay for improved irrigation water supply reliability: an approach based on probability density functions

Guerrero-Baena, M. D., Villanueva, AJ., Gomez-Limon, J. A. & Glenk, K., 20 May 2019, In : Agricultural Water Management. 217, p. 11-22 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

willingness to pay
probability density function
water supply
irrigation
water availability
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xylooligosaccharides
Prebiotics
xylanases
prebiotics
Oligosaccharides
2018
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Accuracy of genotype imputation in Labrador Retrievers

Friedrich, J., Antolin, R., Edwards, SM., Sanchez-Molano, E., Haskell, MJ., Hickey, JM. & Wiener, P., 5 Jul 2018, In : Animal Genetics. 49, 4, p. 303 - 311 9 p.

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Labrador Retriever
dogs
genotype
pedigree
genotyping
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
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cattle feeding
total mixed rations
methane production
dairy cattle
milk yield
13 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Addressing global ruminant agricultural challenges through understanding the rumen microbiome: past, present and future

Huws, SA., Creevey, C., Oyama, LB., Mizrahi, I., Denman, SE., Popova, M., Munoz-tamayo, R., Forano, E., Waters, SM., Hess, M., Tapio, I., Smidt, H., Krizsan, S., Yanez-Ruiz, DR., Belanche, A., Guan, LL., Gruninger, RJ., McAllister, T., Newbold, J., Roehe, R. & 17 others, Dewhurst, RJ., Snelling, TJ., Watson, M., Suen, G., Hart, E., Kingston-Smith, A., Scollan, N., Do Prado, RM., Pilau, E., Mantovani, HC., Attwood, GT., Edwards, JE., McEwan, N., Morrison, S., Mayorga, O., Elliott, C. & Morgavi, DP., 25 Sep 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, p. 21-61 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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ruminants
rumen
livestock
microorganisms
animal breeding
3 Citations (Scopus)

Addressing uncertainty in efficient mitigation of agricultural greenhouse gas emissions

Eory, V., Topp, CFE., Butler, A. & Moran, D., 30 Apr 2018, In : Journal of Agricultural Economics. 69, 3, p. 627 - 645 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

greenhouse gas
mitigation
abatement cost
cost analysis
cost
2 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

A framework for estimating society's economic welfare following the introduction of an animal disease: the case of Johne's disease

Barratt, AS., Arnoult, MH., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Rich, KM., Gunn, GJ. & Stott, AW., 6 Jun 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 6, 26 p., e0198436.

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welfare economics
animal diseases
paratuberculosis
herds
Scotland

After Brexit: 10 key questions for rural policy in Scotland

Atterton, J., Copus, A., Glass, J., Liddon, A., De Lima, P., McCracken, D., Moxey, A., Philip, L., Shortall, S. & Shucksmith, M., Jan 2018, Newcastle.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
referendum
rural community
EU
agriculture
economy
3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

A mechanistic hydro-epidemiological model of liver fluke risk

Beltrame, L., Dunne, T., Vineer, H. R., Walker, J. G., Morgan, E. R., Vickerman, P., McCann, C. M., Williams, D. J. L. & Wagener, T., 31 Aug 2018, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 15, 145, 14 p.

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Fasciola hepatica
Liver
Parasitic Diseases
Climate Change
Weather
1 Citation (Scopus)
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A meta-analysis on the effects of climate change on the yield and quality of European pastures

Dellar, M., Topp, CFE., Banos, G. & Wall, E., 7 Jul 2018, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 265, p. 413 - 420 8 p.

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meta-analysis
pastures
climate change
shrubs
forbs

A method to develop an effective animal welfare protocol: laboratory mice

Campos Luna, I., Wemelsfelder, F., Miller, A., Beard, A. & Leach, M. C., 2018, p. 44. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

animal welfare
mice
animal housing
abnormal behavior
audits
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Analysis of temporal fecal microbiota dynamics in weaner pigs with and without exposure to enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli

Pollock, J., Gally, DL., Glendinning, L., Tiwari, R., Hutchings, MR. & Houdijk, JGM., 3 Jul 2018, In : Journal of Animal Science. 96, 9, p. 3777 - 3790 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
Microbiota
Swine
Weaning
rRNA Genes
2 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)

Analysis of the rumen microbiome and metabolome to study the effect of an antimethanogenic treatment applied in early life of kid goats

Abecia, L., Martinez-Fernandez, G., Waddams, K., Martin-Garcia, AI., Pinloche, E., Creevey, CJ., Denman, SE., Newbold, CJ. & Yanez-Ruiz, DR., 9 Oct 2018, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 9, 2227.

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metabolome
kids (goats)
Otus
rumen
weaning

An innovative surveillance analysis tool for outcome-based comparison of freedom from infection in heterogeneous control programmes

Santmann, I., Fourichon, C., Madouasse, A., Mercat, M., More, S., Graham, D., Gethmann, J., Sauter-Louis, C., Frossling, J., Lindberg, A., Correia-Gomes, C., Gunn, GJ., Henry, MK., Nielen, M., van Roon, A., van Duijn, L. & van Schaik, G., Nov 2018, p. 142. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

An integrative framework for functional analysis of cattle rumen microbiomes

Wassan, J. T., Zheng, H., Browne, F., Bowen, J. M., Walsh, P., Roehe, R., Dewhurst, RJ., Palu, C., Kelly, B. & Wang, H., 12 Mar 2018, Proceedings of 2018 IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedicine. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 1854 1860 p.

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

Functional analysis
Nutrition
Benchmarking
Learning systems
Nitrates

A potential new paradigm for exporters in food and drink branding

Whitfield, CW., 31 May 2018, p. 81. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

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Paradigm
Drinks
Branding
Exporters
Food
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Scotland
spatial variation
livestock
phosphorus
nutrients

Applying soil health indicators to encourage sustainable soil use: the transition from scientific study to practical application

Griffiths, BS., Faber, J. & Bloem, J., 24 Aug 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 9, 14 p., 3021.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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soil
bioindicator
ecosystem service
weather
health monitoring
2 Citations (Scopus)

Archaea are the predominant and responsive ammonia oxidizing prokaryotes in a red paddy soil receiving green manures

Gao, S., Chang, D., Zou, C., Cao, W., Gao, J., Huang, J., Bai, J., Zeng, N., Rees, RM. & Thorup-Kristensen, K., 11 Jun 2018, In : European Journal of Soil Biology. 88, p. 27 - 35 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

prokaryote
ammonia
soil
nitrification
bacterium
1 Citation (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Are smallholder farmers willing to pay for a flexible balloon biogas digester? Evidence from a case study in Uganda

Kabyanga, M., Balana, BB., Mugisha, J., Walekhwa, PN., Smith, J. & Glenk, K., 3 Feb 2018, In : Energy for Sustainable Development. 43, p. 123 - 129 7 p.

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smallholder
biogas
willingness to pay
household
digester
15 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Artificial selection for improved energy efficiency is reaching its limits in broiler chickens

Tallentire, C. W., Leinonen, I. & Kyriazakis, I., 1 Dec 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 1168.

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Birds
Chickens
Animal Husbandry
Animal Welfare
Energy Intake
62 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Assembly of 913 microbial genomes from metagenomic sequencing of the cow rumen

Stewart, RD., Auffret, MD., Warr, A., Wiser, AH., Press, MO., Langford, KW., Liachko, I., Snelling, TJ., Dewhurst, RJ., Walker, AW., Roehe, R. & Watson, M., 28 Feb 2018, In : Nature Communications. 9, 870.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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rumen
cows
genome
carbohydrate metabolism
cattle
4 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing European wheat sensitivities to Parastagonospora nodorum necrotrophic effectors and fine-mapping the Snn3-B1 locus conferring sensitivity to the effector SnTox3

Downie, R., Bouvet, L., Furuki, E., Gosman, N., Gardner, K., Mackay, I., Campos Mantello, C., Mellers, G., Phan, H., Rose, G., Tan, K-C., Oliver, R. & Cockram, J., 4 Jul 2018, In : Frontiers in Plant Science. 9:881, 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Pichia pastoris
Triticum
Hypochromic Anemia
loci
wheat
4 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)

Assessing the economic impact of vaccine availability when controlling foot and mouth disease outbreaks

Porphyre, T., Rich, KM. & Auty, HK., 13 Mar 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, 47

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Foot and mouth disease
Economic impact
Vaccine
Vaccination
Costs
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Assessing the greenhouse gas mitigation effect of removing bovine trypanosomiasis in Eastern Africa

MacLeod, M., Eory, V., Wint, W., Shaw, A., Gerber, PJ., Cecchi, G., Mattioli, R., Sykes, A. & Robinson, T., 18 May 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 5, p. 1633 - 1647 15 p.

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bovine trypanosomiasis
emissions factor
greenhouse gases
Eastern Africa
cattle production
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Assessing the spatial distribution of Ixodes ricinus in Scotland using a Bayesian approach

Ribeiro, R., Eze, JI., Gunn, GJ., Gilbert, L., Macrae, A. & Auty, HK., 3 Dec 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Ixodes ricinus
Scotland
spatial distribution
tick
ticks

Assessment of an educational intervention on the knowledge of Indian vets to animal welfare and euthanasia

Rayner, EL., Otter, I., Bacon, H., Gamble, L., Walters, H. & Langford, FM., 2018, p. 85. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

euthanasia
animal
welfare
India
moral philosophy
1 Citation (Scopus)

Assessment of circadian rhythm of activity combined with random regression model as a novel approach to monitoring sheep in an extensive system

Sarout, BNM., Waterhouse, A., Duthie, C-A., Poli, CHEC., Haskell, MJ., Berger, A. & Umstatter, C., 28 Jun 2018, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 207, p. 26 - 38 13 p.

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circadian rhythm
sheep
ewes
monitoring
sensors (equipment)

Association of milk MIR-derived body energy traits with fertility parameters in cows

Smith, SL., Coffey, MP. & Wall, E., Feb 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Association of plasma microRNA expression with age, genetic background and functional traits in dairy cattle

Ioannidis, J., Sanchez-Molano, E., Psifidi, A., Donadeu, FX. & Banos, G., 28 Aug 2018, In : Scientific Reports. 8, 1, 12955.

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microRNA
genetic background
dairy cattle
genetic lines
cows
1 Citation (Scopus)

Associations between oxytocin receptor gene polymorphisms, empathy towards animals and implicit associations towards animals

Connor, M., Lawrence, AB. & Brown, SM., 14 Aug 2018, In : Animals. 8, 8, p. 140 - 149 10 p., 140.

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genetic polymorphism
receptors
single nucleotide polymorphism
animals
genes
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A study of associations between gastric ulcers and the behaviour of finisher pigs

Rutherford, KMD., Thompson, CS., Thomson, JR., Lawrence, AB., Nielsen, EO., Busch, ME., Haugegaard, S. & Sandoe, P., 29 Mar 2018, In : Livestock Science. 212, p. 45 - 51 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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stomach ulcers
swine
stomach
posture
walking
3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

A sum of incidentals or a structural problem? The true nature of food waste in the metropolitan region of Barcelona

Diaz-Ruiz, R., Costa-Font, M., Lopez-i-Gelats, F. & Gil, JM., 17 Oct 2018, In : Sustainability. 10, 10, 19 p., 3730.

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food
stakeholder
food supply
conceptual framework
9 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Automatic early warning of tail biting in pigs: 3D cameras can detect lowered tail posture before an outbreak

D'Eath, RB., Jack, MC., Futro, A., Talbot, D., Zhu, Q., Barclay, D. & Baxter, EM., 4 Apr 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 4, 7 p., 0194524.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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posture
cameras
tail
swine
computer vision
3 Citations (Scopus)

B chromosomes are associated with redistribution of genetic recombination towards lower recombination chromosomal regions in perennial ryegrass

Harper, J., Phillips, D., Thomas, A., Gasior, D., Evans, C., Powell, W., King, J., King, I., Jenkins, G. & Armstead, I., 21 Mar 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Botany. 69, 8, p. 1861 - 1871 11 p.

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genetic recombination
Lolium perenne
crossing over
pollen
diploidy
1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Beached bachelors: an extensive study on the largest recorded sperm whale Physeter macrocephalus mortality event in the North Sea

IJsseldijk, LL., van Neer, A., Deaville, R., Begeman, L., van de, B., van den Brand, JMA., Brownlow, A., Czeck, R., Dabin, W., ten Doeschate, M., Herder, V., Herr, H., IJzer, J., Jauniaux, T., Jensen, LF., Jepson, PD., Jo, WK., Lakemeyer, J., Lehnert, K., Leopold, MF. & 8 others, Osterhaus, A., Perkins, MW., Piatkowski, U., Prenger-Berninghoff, E., Pund, R., Wohlsein, P., Grone, A. & Siebert, U., 7 Aug 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 8, 20 p., 0201221.

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whale
stranding
sperm
mortality
animal

Beef Monitor: tracking beef cattle growth and predicting carcass characteristics of live animals

Miller, G. A., Hyslop, JJ., Ross, DW., Troy, SM., Barclay, D., Edwards, A., Thomson, W. & Duthie, C-A., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

carcass characteristics
beef cattle
beef
monitoring
carcass weight

Beef Monitor: tracking beef cattle growth and predicting carcass characteristics of live animals

Miller, G. A., Hyslop, JJ., Ross, DW., Barclay, D., Edwards, A., Thomson, W., Troy, SM. & Duthie, C-A., 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

carcass characteristics
beef cattle
beef
monitoring
slaughterhouses
1 Citation (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
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Nippostrongylus
Dietary Proteins
Lactation
Mothers
Parturition
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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telomeres
leukocytes
cattle
heritability
livestock
2 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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).

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

tail
dietary fiber
swine
toys
weanlings
8 Citations (Scopus)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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climate change
genomics
crops
climate
breeding
3 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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cattle breeds
bovine tuberculosis
pathogenicity
cattle
breeding
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Cereal varieties: summer 2018 update - winter wheat, winter barley and spring barley. SRUC Cereal Variety Update 2018

Hoad, SP., Jun 2018, 13 p. (SRUC Technical Pages)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
File
8 Citations (Scopus)

Cereal yield gaps across Europe

MACSUR, 1 Nov 2018, In : European Journal of Agronomy. 101, p. 109-120 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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cereal
barley
wheat
maize
corn
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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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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.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

beef cattle
single nucleotide polymorphism
dairy cattle
genotype
animals