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2017

A meta-analysis of cortisol concentration, vocalization, and average daily gain associated with castration in beef cattle

Canozzi, MEA., Mederos, A., Manteca, X., Turner, SP., McManus, C., Zago, D. & Barcellos, JOJ., 20 Jul 2017, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 114, p. 430 - 443 14 p.

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Castration
Hydrocortisone
Meta-Analysis
Pain
Orchiectomy

A meta-analysis of molecular marker genetic datasets for eastern Africa trees supports the utility of potential natural vegetation maps for planning climate-smart restoration initiatives

Dawson, I. K., van Breugel, P., Coe, R., Kindt, R., van Zonneveld, M., Lillesø, J. P. B., Graudal, L., Muchugi, A., Russell, J. & Jamnadass, R., 1 Aug 2017, In : Tree Genetics and Genomes. 13, 71

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Eastern Africa
meta-analysis
genetic marker
Climate
Meta-Analysis

Analysis of bovine viral diarrhoea virus: Biobank and sequence database to support eradication in Scotland

Russell, GC., Grant, DM., Lycett, S., Bachofen, C., Caldow, GL., Burr, PD., Davie, K., Ambrose, N., Gunn, GJ. & Zadoks, RN., 6 Apr 2017, In : Veterinary Record. 180, 18, p. 447 - 452 6 p.

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Untranslated Regions
Bovine Viral Diarrhea Viruses
Bovine viral diarrhea virus
Scotland
Databases

Analysis of single nucleotide polymorphisms variation associated with important economic and computed tomography measured traits in Texel sheep

Garza Hernandez, D., Mucha, S., Banos, G., Kaseja, K., Moore, KL., Lambe, NR., Yates, J. & Bunger, L., 17 Oct 2017, In : Animal. 12, 5, p. 915 - 922 8 p.

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Texel
computed tomography
single nucleotide polymorphism
sheep
economics
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An assessment of factors controlling N2O and CO2 emissions from crop residues using different measurement approaches

Badagliacca, G., Ruisi, P., Rees, RM. & Saia, S., 13 Apr 2017, In : Biology and Fertility of Soils. 53, 5, p. 1 - 8 8 p.

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crop residue
Cambisol
plant residue
greenhouse gas
gas

An empirical analysis of U.K. milk contract prices 2004-2016

Costa-Font, M. & Revoredo-Giha, C., 26 Nov 2017, In : Agribusiness. 34, 1, p. 112 - 141 30 p.

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Milk
Empirical analysis
Market factors
Contract manufacturing
Dairy

An empirical comparison of isolate-based and sample-based definitions of antimicrobial resistance and their effect on estimates of prevalence

Humphry, RW., Evans, J., Webster, C., Tongue, SC., Innocent, GT. & Gunn, GJ., 10 Nov 2017, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 150, p. 143 - 150 8 p.

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Microbial Sensitivity Tests
Ampicillin
Population
Parasitology
Nalidixic Acid

Animal health and greenhouse gas intensity: the paradox of periparturient parasitism

Houdijk, JGM., Tolkamp, BJ., Rooke, JA. & Hutchings, MR., 18 May 2017, In : International Journal for Parasitology. 47, 10-11, p. 633 - 641 9 p.

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greenhouse gases
animal health
methane
parasitism
nitrous oxide
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Animal health surveillance in Scotland in 2030: using scenario planning to develop strategies in the context of 'Brexit'

Boden, LA., Auty, HK., Reeves, A., Rydevik, G., Bessell, P. & McKendrick, IJ., 27 Nov 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 201

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stakeholder
livestock
surveillance
animal health
planning
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A novel astrovirus associated with encephalitis and ganglionitis in domestic sheep

Pfaff, F., Schlottau, K., Scholes, S., Courtenay, A., Hoffmann, B., Hoper, D. & Beer, M., 22 Feb 2017, In : Transboundary and Emerging Diseases. 64, 3, p. 677 - 682 6 p.

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Domestic Sheep
Encephalitis
Sheep
Metagenomics
Spinal Nerve Roots

Antiprotozoal effect of saponins in the rumen can be enhanced by chemical modifications in their structure

Ramos-Morales, E., de la Fuente, G., Duval, S., Wehrli, C., Bouillon, M., Lahmann, M., Preskett, D., Braganca, R. & Newbold, C. J., 16 Mar 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 399.

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Rumen
Saponins
Cholic Acid
Cholesterol
Succinic Acid
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Application of Free Choice Profiling to assess the emotional state of dogs housed in shelter environments

Arena, L., Wemelsfelder, F., Messori, S., Ferri, N. & Barnard, S., 24 Jun 2017, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 195, p. 72 - 79 8 p.

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Applying a 'value landscapes approach' to conflicts in water governance: the case of the Paraguay-Parana Waterway

Schulz, C., Martin-Ortega, J., Ioris, AAR. & Glenk, K., 25 Mar 2017, In : Ecological Economics. 138, p. 47 - 55 9 p.

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water
stakeholder
agroindustry
social justice
waterway

A prospective cohort study of digital cushion and corium thickness. Part 1: Associations with body condition, lesion incidence, and proximity to calving

Newsome, RF., Green, MJ., Bell, NJ., Bollard, NJ., Mason, CS., Whay, HR. & Huxley, JN., 21 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 6, p. 4745 - 4758 14 p.

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Dermis
Cohort Studies
Prospective Studies
Incidence
Hoof and Claw

A prospective cohort study of digital cushion and corium thickness. Part 2: Does thinning of the digital cushion and corium lead to lameness and claw horn disruption lesions?

Newsome, RF., Green, MJ., Bell, NJ., Bollard, NJ., Mason, CS., Whay, HR. & Huxley, JN., 21 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 6, p. 4759 - 4771 13 p.

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Hoof and Claw
Dermis
Horns
Cohort Studies
Prospective Studies
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A quantitative analysis of attitudes and behaviours concerning sustainable parasite control practices from Scottish sheep farmers

Jack, C., Hotchkiss, E., Sargison, ND., Toma, L., Milne, CE. & Bartley, DJ., 14 Feb 2017, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 139, Part B, p. 134 - 145 12 p.

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anthelmintics
quantitative analysis
control methods
farmers
sheep

A review of the social, economic and environmental benefits and constraints linked to wild land in Scotland

McVittie, A., Bryce, R., Glass, J., Woolvin, A., Carver, S., Fisher, M., McMorran, R. & Sedee, C., 2017, Scottish Natural Heritage. 109 p. (Commissioned Report; no. 919)

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economics
naturalness
artifact
mountain
land

A revised family-level classification of the Polyporales (Basidiomycota)

Justo, A., Miettinen, O., Floudas, D., Ortiz-Santana, B., Sjökvist, E., Lindner, D., Nakasone, K., Niemelä, T., Larsson, K-H., Ryvarden, L. & Hibbett, D. S., Sep 2017, In : Fungal Biology. 121, 9, p. 798-824 27 p.

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Polyporales
Basidiomycota
taxonomy
new family
taxonomic revisions
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A simulation modelling study of water pollution caused by outwintering of cows

McGechan, MB., Barnes, AP., Fychan, R. & Marley, CL., 26 Sep 2017, In : Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. 142, p. 397 - 405 9 p.

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water pollution
modeling
simulation
weather
pollution
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Assessing uncertainties in crop and pasture ensemble model simulations of productivity and N2O emissions

Ehrhardt, F., Soussana, J-F., Bellocchi, G., Grace, P., McAullife, R., Recous, S., Sandor, R., Smith, P., Snow, V., Migliorati, MDA., Basso, B., Bhatia, A., Brilli, L., Doltra, J., Dorich, CD., Doro, L., Fitton, N., Giacomini, SJ., Grant, B., Harrison, MT. & 20 others, Jones, SK., Kirschbaum, MUF., Klumpp, K., Laville, P., Leonard, J., Liebig, M., Lieffering, M., Martin, R., Massad, RS., Meier, E., Merbold, L., Moore, AD., Myrgiotis, V., Newton, P., Pattey, E., Rolinski, S., Sharp, J., Smith, WN., Wu, L. & Zhang, Q., 28 Oct 2017, In : Global Change Biology. 24, 2, p. e603 - e616

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pasture
productivity
crop
simulation
grassland
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Association between body energy content in the dry period and post calving production disease status in dairy cattle

Smith, GL., Friggens, NC., Ashworth, CJ. & Chagunda, MGG., 15 Feb 2017, In : Animal. 11, 9, p. 1590 - 1598 9 p.

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dry period (lactation)
energy content
dairy cattle
calving
cows
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A systematic approach to identifying key parameters and processes in agroecosystem models

Myrgiotis, V., Rees, RM., Topp, CFE. & Williams, M., 26 Dec 2017, In : Ecological Modelling. 368, p. 344 - 356 13 p.

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agricultural ecosystem
sensitivity analysis
calibration
parameter
alternative agriculture

A systems biology approach reveals differences in the dynamics of colonization and degradation of grass vs. hay by rumen microbes with minor effects of vitamin E supplementation

Belanche, A., Newbold, C. J., Lin, W., Rees Stevens, P. & Kingston-Smith, A. H., 3 Aug 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 1456.

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Systems Biology
Rumen
Poaceae
Vitamin E
Diet
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A time-series of methane and carbon dioxide production from dairy cows during a period of dietary transition

Lee, MA., Todd, A., Sutton, MA., Chagunda, MGG., Roberts, DJ. & Rees, RM., 30 Sep 2017, In : Cogent Environmental Science. 3, 1385693.

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methane
time series analysis
dairy cows
carbon dioxide
greenhouse gases
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Attitudes towards the use of insect-derived materials in Scottish salmon feeds

Popoff, M., MacLeod, M. & Leschen, W., 17 May 2017, In : Journal of Insects as Food and Feed. 3, 2, p. 131 - 138 8 p.

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salmon
insects
fish meal
consumer attitudes
insect larvae

A two-part strategy for using genomic selection to develop inbred lines. Crop Science

Gaynor, C., Gorjanc, G., Bentley, A., Ober, E., Howell, P., Jackson, R., Mackay, I. & Hickey, J., 3 Aug 2017, In : Crop Science. 57, 5, p. 2372-2386

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marker-assisted selection
inbred lines
crops
plant breeding
genetic improvement

Behavioural and physiological changes following tail injury in pigs: an insight from the FareWellDock project

Di Giminiani, P., Sandercock, DA., Malcolm, E., Leach, M. & Edwards, SA., 13 Mar 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

Bentley abstract: Pain management in livestock: understanding the views of producers and veterinarians

Rutherford, KMD., Thompson, C. & Ison, S., Mar 2017, p. 198. 1 p.

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Blowfly strike in sheep: self-help surveillance for shepherds is unsustainable

Tongue, SC., Duncan, A., Vipond, J., Stocker, P. & Gunn, GJ., 24 Jan 2017, In : Veterinary Record. 180, 11

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flystrike
sheep
monitoring
Lucilia sericata
farmers

Breeding for pig welfare: opportunities and challenges

Turner, SP., Camerlink, I., Baxter, EM., D'Eath, RB., Desire, S., Roehe, R. & Spinka, M. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Pig Welfare: Herd and Flock Welfare. Spinka, M. (ed.). Woodhead Publishing, p. 399 - 414 16 p.

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British Escherichia coli O157 in Cattle Study (BECS): to determine the prevalence of E. coli O157 in herds with cattle destined for the food chain

Henry, MK., Tongue, SC., Evans, J., Webster, C., McKendrick, IJ., Morgan, M., Willett, A., Reeves, A., Humphry, RW., Gally, DL., Gunn, GJ. & Chase-Topping, ME., 19 Sep 2017, In : Epidemiology and Infection. 145, 15, p. 3168 - 3179 12 p.

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Escherichia coli O157
Food Chain
Scotland
Wales
England

Campylobacter pinnipediorum sp. nov., isolated from pinnipeds, comprising Campylobacter pinnipediorum subsp. pinnipediorum subsp. nov. and Campylobacter pinnipediorum subsp. caledonicus subsp. nov.

Gilbert, MJ., Miller, WG., St. Leger, J., Chapman, MH., Timmerman, AJ., Duim, B., Foster, G. & Wagenaar, JA., 20 Jun 2017, In : International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 67, 6, p. 1961 - 1968 8 p.

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new subspecies
Campylobacter
seals
new species
Scotland

Case definition for clinical and subclinical bacterial kidney disease (BKD) in Atlantic Salmon (Salmo salar L.) in New Brunswick, Canada

Boerlage, A. S., Stryhn, H., Sanchez, J. & Hammell, K. L., Mar 2017, In : Journal of Fish Diseases. 40, 3, p. 395-409

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New Brunswick
Salmo salar
Kidney Diseases
Canada
Aquaculture

Changes in field dose-response curves for demethylation inhibitor (DMI) and quinone outside inhibitor (QoI) fungicides against Zymoseptoria tritici, related to laboratory sensitivity phenotyping and genotyping assays.

Blake, J., Gosling, P., Fraaije, B., Burnett, FJ., Knight, S., Kildea, S. & Paveley, N., 24 Oct 2017, In : Pest Management Science. 74, 2, p. 302 - 313 12 p.

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Mycosphaerella graminicola
quinones
genotyping
dose response
fungicides

Changes in soil C and N stocks and C:N stoichiometry 21 years after land use change on an arable mineral topsoil

Baddeley, JA., Edwards, AC. & Watson, CA., 11 May 2017, In : Geoderma. 303, p. 19 - 26 8 p.

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stoichiometry
topsoil
land use change
mineral
soil

Changes in the total fecal bacterial population in individual horses maintained on a restricted diet over 6 weeks

Dougal, K., Harris, P. A., Girdwood, S. E., Creevey, C. J., Curtis, G. C., Barfoot, C. F., Argo, C. M. & Newbold, C. J., 11 Aug 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 1502.

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Horses
Diet
Bacteroidetes
Population
Poaceae

Characterisation of North American Brucella isolates from marine mammals

Whatmore, AM., Dawson, C., Muchowski, J., Perrett, LL., Stubberfield, E., Koylass, M., Foster, G., Davison, NJ., Quance, C., Sidor, IF., Field, CL. & St.Leger, J., 21 Sep 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 9, 0184758.

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Brucella
marine mammals
mammals
Delphinapterus leucas
Phocoenidae

Characterization of short- and long-term mechanical sensitisation following surgical tail amputation in pigs

Di Giminiani, P., Edwards, SA., Malcolm, EM., Leach, MC., Herskin, MS. & Sandercock, DA., 6 Jul 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 4827

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amputation
tail
swine
pain
surgery

Co-infection with Fasciola hepatica may increase the risk of Escherichia coli O157 shedding in British cattle destined for the food chain

Howell, AK., Tongue, SC., Currie, C., Evans, J., Williams, DJL. & McNeilly, TN., 7 Dec 2017, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 150, p. 70 - 76 7 p.

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Fasciola hepatica
Escherichia coli O157
Food Chain
Coinfection
Infection

Combining slaughterhouse surveillance data with cattle tracing scheme and environmental data to quantify environmental risk factors for liver fluke in cattle

Innocent, GT., Gilbert, L., Jones, EO., McLeod, JE., Gunn, GJ., McKendrick, IJ. & Albon, SD., 8 May 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 65

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liver flukes
slaughterhouses
risk factors
monitoring
cattle

Comparable cortisol, heart rate and milk let-down in nurse sows and non-nurse sows

Amdi, C., Moustsen, VA., Oxholm, LC., Baxter, EM., Sorensen, G., Eriksson, KB., Diness, LH., Nielsen, MF. & Hansen, CF., 22 Feb 2017, In : Livestock Science. 198, p. 174 - 181 8 p.

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milk ejection
nurses
cortisol
sows
heart rate

Comparative evaluation of commercially available supplementary sources of inorganic phosphorus in broiler feed

Khattak, FM., Shahzad, MA., Pasha, TN. & Saleem, G., 1 Dec 2017, In : The Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences. 26, 6, p. 1576 - 1581 6 p.

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inorganic phosphorus
broiler chickens
bones
diet
excreta

Comparing microbiotas in the upper aerodigestive and lower respiratory tracts of lambs

Glendinning, L., Collie, D., Wright, S., Rutherford, KMD. & McLachlan, G., 27 Oct 2017, In : Microbiome. 5, 145

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Microbiota
Respiratory System
Lung
Bacteria
Sheep

Complex responses to movement-based disease control: when livestock trading helps

Prentice, JC., Marion, G., Hutchings, MR., McNeilly, TN. & Matthews, L., 11 Jan 2017, In : Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 14, 126, p. 5 - 2 2 p.

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Livestock
Virus Diseases
Basic Reproduction Number
Cattle Diseases
Paratuberculosis
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Compositional mixed modelling of methane emissions and ruminal volatile fatty acids from individual cattle and multiple experiments

Palarea-Albaladejo, J., Rooke, JA., Nevison, IM. & Dewhurst, RJ., 8 Jun 2017, In : Journal of Animal Science. 95, 6, p. 2467 - 2480 14 p.

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volatile fatty acids
methane
cattle
butyrates
concentrates

Conceptual spatial crop models for potato production

Chen, H., Leinonen, I., Marshall, B. & Taylor, J. A., 1 Jun 2017, In : Advances in Animal Biosciences. 8, 02, p. 678-683 6 p.

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potato
crop
spatial variation
sensor
prediction

Conservation in the face of ambivalent public perceptions – The case of peatlands as ‘the good, the bad and the ugly’

Byg, A., Martin-Ortega, J., Glenk, K. & Novo, P., 9 Jan 2017, In : Biological Conservation. 206, p. 181 - 189 9 p.

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peatlands
peatland
wastelands
wilderness
conservation practices
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Could consumption of insects, cultured meat or imitation meat reduce global agricultural land use?

Alexander, P., Brown, C., Arneth, A., Dias, C., Finnigan, J., Moran, D. & Rounsevell, MDA., 22 Apr 2017, In : Global Food Security. 15, p. 22 - 32 11 p.

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animal products
agricultural land
land use
meat
insects

Creating Exportable Consumer Brands Based on Authenticity of Place

Whitfield, CW., 31 May 2017.

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Critical review of the impacts of grazing intensity on soil organic carbon storage and other soil quality indicators in extensively managed grasslands

Abdalla, M., Hastings, A., Chadwick, DR., Jones, DL., Evans, CD., Jones, MB., Rees, RM. & Smith, P., 6 Nov 2017, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 253, p. 62 - 81 20 p.

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soil quality
carbon sequestration
grazing
grassland
organic carbon