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Demand for fresh fruits in Scotland: potential implications from Brexit

Revoredo-Giha, C. & Costa-Font, M., 27 Oct 2017, In : Journal of International Food and Agribusiness Marketing. 30, 1, p. 17 - 34 18 p.

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raw fruit
Scotland
fruits
nutritional adequacy
European Union

Determinants of sustainable innovation performance by smallholders dairy farmers in Malawi

Chindime, S., Kibwika, P. & Chagunda, MGG., 14 Sep 2017, In : Cogent Food and Agriculture. 3, 1379292.

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Malawi
dairies
farmers
credit
poverty
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Determination of stable reference genes for RT-qPCR expression data in mechanistic pain studies on pig dorsal root ganglia and spinal cord

Sandercock, DA., Coe, JE., Di Giminiani, P. & Edwards, SA., 28 Sep 2017, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 114, p. 493 - 501 9 p.

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Ubiquitin C
Spinal Ganglia
Peptide Elongation Factor 1
Spinal Cord
Glyceraldehyde-3-Phosphate Dehydrogenases
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Economic potential of flexible balloon biogas digester among smallholder farmers: a case study from Uganda

Kabyanga, M., Balana, BB., Mugisha, J., Walekhwa, PN., Smith, J. & Glenk, K., 29 Dec 2017, In : Renewable Energy. 120, p. 392 - 400 9 p.

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biogas
Uganda
households
farmers
case studies
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Ecosystem-based solutions for disaster risk reduction: lessons from European applications of ecosystem-based adaptation measures

McVittie, A., Cole, LJ., Wreford, A., Sgobbi, A. & Yordi, B., 27 Dec 2017, In : International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction. 32, p. 42 - 54 13 p.

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disaster
ecosystem
land use
risk reduction
stakeholder

Effect of intra-articular administration of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (SPIONs) for MRI assessment of the cartilage barrier in a large animal model

Labens, R., Daniel, C., Hall, S., Xia, X-R. & Schwartz, T., 29 Dec 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 12, p. 1 - 2 2 p.

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Nanoparticles
Cartilage
Animal Models
Joints
Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Effect of manipulating animal stocking rate on the carbon storage capacity in a degraded desert steppe

Wang, Z., Han, G., Hao, X., Zhao, M., Ding, H., Li, Z., Wang, J., Hamilton, A., Liu, Y., Lata, A. & Hexige, B., 23 Oct 2017, In : Ecological Research. 32, 6, p. 1011 - 1009 1 p.

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steppe
carbon sequestration
desert
animal
sheep

Effect of timing of count events on estimates of sea lice abundance and interpretation of effectiveness following bath treatments

Gautam, R., Vanderstichel, R., Boerlage, A. S., Revie, C. W. & Hammell, K. L., Mar 2017, In : Journal of Fish Diseases. 40, 3, p. 367-375

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louse
effect
sea
data management
autumn

Efficacy of fungicides to control early blight: results of EuroBlight experiments to calculate decimal ratings

Evenhuis, B., Nielsen, BJ., Bain, RA., Schepers, H. & Hausladen, H., May 2017, p. 109 - 114. 6 p.

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Endemic sheep and cattle diseases and greenhouse gas emissions

Bartley, DJ., Skuce, PJ., Zadoks, RN. & Macleod, M., Nov 2017, p. 253 - 255. 3 p.

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Epidemics and control of early & late blight, 2015 & 2016 in Europe

Schepers, H., Hausladen, H., Hansen, JG., Bain, RA. & et, A., May 2017, p. 11 - 32. 22 p.

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EQUIFAT: A novel scoring system for the semi-quantitative evaluation of regional adipose tissues in Equidae

Morrison, PM., Harris, P., Maltin, C., Grove-White, D. & Argo, CM., 15 Mar 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 3, e0173753.

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Equidae
rump
adipose tissue
Adipose Tissue
Animals

Estimating demographic contributions to effective population size in an age-structured wild population experiencing environmental and demographic stochasticity

Trask, AE., Bignal, EM., McCracken, DI., Piertney, SB. & Reid, JM., 3 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Animal Ecology. 86, 5, p. 1082 - 1093 12 p.

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effective population size
stochasticity
wild population
viability
inbreeding
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Estimating genetic and phenotypic parameters of cellular immune-associated traits in dairy cows

Denholm, SJ., McNeilly, TN., Banos, G., Coffey, MP., Russell, GC., Bagnall, A., Mitchell, MC. & Wall, E., 26 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 100, 4, p. 1 - 2 2 p.

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dairy cows
T-lymphocytes
genetic traits
body weight
fetal death

Evaluating bath treatment effectiveness in the control of sea lice burdens on Atlantic salmon in New Brunswick, Canada

Gautam, R., Vanderstichel, R., Boerlage, A. S., Revie, C. W. & Hammell, K. L., Jul 2017, In : Journal of Fish Diseases. 40, 7, p. 895-905

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louse
data management
autumn
farm
sea

Evaluating precision management of sheep in a hill farming system

Morgan-Davies, C., Lambe, NR., Waterhouse, A., Kenyon, F., McBean, D., Wishart, H., McLaren, A. & McCracken, DI., Jul 2017, p. 892. 1 p.

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Evaluation of animal-based indicators for use in a welfare assessment protocol for sheep

Richmond, SE., Wemelsfelder, F., de Heredia, IB., Ruiz, R., Canali, E. & Dwyer, CM., 11 Dec 2017, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 4, 210

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sheep
animals
thirst
gait
posture
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Evaluation of probabilistic disease forecasts

Hughes, G. & Burnett, FJ., 14 Jul 2017, In : Phytopathology. 107, 10, p. 1136 - 1143 8 p.

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disease control
plant diseases and disorders
decision making
degradation
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Evaluation of the potential killing performance of novel percussive and cervical dislocation tools in chicken cadavers

Martin, JE., McKeegan, DEF., Sparrey, J. & Sandilands, V., 15 Mar 2017, In : British Poultry Science. 58, 3, p. 216 - 223 8 p.

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cervical dislocation
Cadaver
Birds
Chickens
chickens
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Exploration of horizontal information transmission through social learning in juvenile Atlantic spotted dolphins (Stenella frontalis)

de Brabanter, GLB., Herzing, DL. & Jarvis, S., 1 Nov 2017, In : Animal Behavior and Cognition. 4, 4, p. 425 - 441 17 p.

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Stenella (dolphin)
dolphins
learning
foraging
information exchange

Exploring multi-objective trade-offs in the design space of a waste heat recovery system

Mokhtar, M., Burns, S., Ross, DW. & Hunt, I., 17 Mar 2017, In : Applied Energy. 195, p. 114 - 124 11 p.

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Waste heat utilization
Clustering algorithms
Evolutionary algorithms
Waste heat
Visualization
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Exploring the interactions between resource availability and the utilisation of semi-natural habitats by insect pollinators in an intensive agricultural landscape

Cole, LJ., Brocklehurst, S., Robertson, D., Harrison, W. & McCracken, DI., 13 Jun 2017, In : Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 246, p. 157 - 167 11 p.

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pollinating insects
habitats
Syrphidae
Bombus
butterflies

Exploring the role of small-scale livestock keepers for national biosecurity - the pig case

Correia-Gomes, C., Henry, MK., Auty, HK. & Gunn, GJ., 15 Jun 2017, In : Preventive Veterinary Medicine. 145, p. 7 - 15 9 p.

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biosecurity
livestock
swine
questionnaires
Scotland

Exposure of harbour seals (Phoca vitulina) to Brucella in declining populations across Scotland

Kershaw, JL., Stubberfield, EJ., Foster, G., Brownlow, A., Hall, AJ. & Perrett, LL., 20 Sep 2017, In : Diseases of Aquatic Organisms. 126, 1, p. 13 - 23 11 p.

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Phoca vitulina
Brucella
seals
Scotland
seroprevalence

Extending the durability of cultivar resistance by limiting epidemic growth rates

Carolan, K., Helps, J., van den Berg, F., Bain, RA., Paveley, N. & van den Bosch, F., 20 Sep 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 284, 1863

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durability
virulence
avirulent strains
cultivars
disease control programs

Face-based perception of emotions in dairy goats

Bellegarde, LGA., Haskell, MJ., Duvaux-Ponter, C., Weiss, A., Boissy, A. & Erhard, HW., 31 Mar 2017, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 193, p. 51 - 59 9 p.

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Goats
Emotions
Ear
Facial Expression
Posture

Financial evaluation of Holstein Friesian strains within composite and housed UK dairy systems

March, MD., Shalloo, L., Roberts, DJ. & Ryan, W., 28 Mar 2017, In : Livestock Science. 200, p. 14 - 22 9 p.

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genetic merit
dairies
Holstein
profitability
milk prices

Finfish marine aquaculture in northern Vietnam: factors related to pathogen introduction and spread

Boerlage, A. S., Nguyen, K. V., Davidson, J., Phan, V. T., Bui, T. N., Dang, L. T., Stryhn, H. & Hammell, K. L., 1 Jan 2017, In : Aquaculture. 466, p. 1-8

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mariculture
fish culture
Vietnam
farms
pathogens

Foliar late blight development in the UK in relation to EuroBlight fungicide efficacy ratings

Bain, RA., Kennedy, C. & Kiltie, D., May 2017, p. 269 - 272. 4 p.

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Food restriction reduces neurogenesis in the avian hippocampal formation

Robertson, B-A., Rathbone, L., Cirillo, G., D'Eath, RB., Bateson, M., Boswell, T., Wilson, PW., Dunn, IC. & Smulders, TV., 6 Dec 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 16, 16

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neurogenesis
hippocampus
chickens
broiler breeders
corticosterone
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Food waste and losses in primary production: qualitative insights from horticulture

Beausang, C., Hall, C. & Toma, L., 25 Aug 2017, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 126, p. 177 - 185 9 p.

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horticulture
primary production
food
farm
loss
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Four azoles’ profile in the control of Septoria, yellow rust and brown rust in wheat across Europe

Jorgensen, LN., Matzen, N., Hansen, JG., Semaskiene, R., Korbas, M., Danielewicz, J., Glazek, M., Maumene, C., Rodemann, B., Weigand, S., Hess, M., Blake, J., Clark, B., Kildea, S., Batailles, C., Ban, R., Havis, ND. & Treikale, O., 16 Nov 2017, In : Crop Protection. 105, p. 16 - 27 12 p.

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Septoria
azoles
leaf rust
tebuconazole
wheat

Functional resilience and response to a dietary additive (kefir) in models of foregut and hindgut microbial fermentation in vitro

de la Fuente, G., Jones, E., Jones, S. & Newbold, C. J., 28 Jun 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 1194.

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Fermentation
Volatile Fatty Acids
Ammonia
Lactic Acid
Milk

Fungicide sensitivity of Dothistroma septosporum isolates in the UK

Piotrowska, MJ., Ennos, RA., Riddell, C. & Hoebe, PN., 6 Apr 2017, In : Forest Pathology. 47, 2, e12314.

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Dothistroma
fungicide
fungicides
fungicide resistance
blight

Gamma interferon responses to proteome-determined specific recombinant proteins in cattle experimentally- and naturally-infected with paratuberculosis

Hughes, V., McNair, J., Strain, S., Barry, C., McLuckie, J., Nath, M., Caldow, G. & Stevenson, K., 29 Apr 2017, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 144, p. 244 - 253 10 p.

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paratuberculosis
proteome
interferon-gamma
recombinant proteins
Mycobacterium avium

Genetic aspects of ewe longevity and fertility traits in Lleyn and Dorset sheep

McLaren, A., Kaseja, K., Moore, KL., Mucha, S., Boon, S. & Conington, JE., Apr 2017, p. 101. 1 p.

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Genetic characterization of dog personality traits

Ilska-Warner, J., Haskell, MJ., Blott, SC., Sanchez-Molano, E., Polgar, Z., Lofgren, SE., Clements, DN. & Wiener, P., 7 Jun 2017, In : Genetics. 206, 2, p. 1101 - 1111 11 p.

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dogs
heritability
genetic variance
questionnaires
breeds
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Genetic parameters of Visual Image Analysis primal cut carcass traits of commercial prime beef slaughter animals

Moore, KL., Mrode, R. & Coffey, MP., 15 Mar 2017, In : Animal. 11, 10, p. 1653 - 1659 7 p.

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carcass characteristics
slaughter
beef
image analysis
animals

Genetic Solutions

Dominik, S., Smith, J., Conington, JE., Daetwyler, H., Olesen, I., Bunter, K., Ferguson, D. (ed.), Lee, C. (ed.) & Fisher, A. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Sheep Welfare. Ferguson, D., Lee, C. & Fisher, A. (eds.). Woodhead Publishing, Vol. 1. p. 107 - 130 24 p.

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Genome-wide association study of conformation and milk yield in mixed-breed dairy goats

Mucha, S., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP., Kizilaslan, M., Desire, S. & Conington, JE., 28 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 101, 3, p. 2213 - 2225 13 p.

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dairy goats
single nucleotide polymorphism
milk yield
udders
legs
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Genomic data illuminates demography, genetic structure and selection of a popular dog breed

Wiener, P., Sanchez-Molano, E., Clements, DN., Woolliams, JA., Haskell, MJ. & Blott, SC., 14 Aug 2017, In : BMC Genomics. 18, 609

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dog breeds
demography
genomics
inbreeding
Labrador Retriever
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Genomic prediction unifies animal and plant breeding programs to form platforms for biological discovery

Implementing Genomic Selection in CGIAR Breeding Programs Workshop Participants, 2017, In : Nature Genetics. 49, 9, p. 1297 - 1303 7 p.

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Breeding
Genetic Engineering
Costs and Cost Analysis
Population
Plant Breeding

Genomic regions underlying susceptibility to bovine tuberculosis in Holstein-Friesian cattle

Raphaka, K., Matika, O., Sanchez-Molano, E., Mrode, R., Coffey, MP., Riggio, V., Glass, EJ., Woolliams, JA., Bishop, SC. & Banos, G., 23 Mar 2017, In : BMC Genetics. 18, 27

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Bovine Tuberculosis
Phenotype
Single Nucleotide Polymorphism
Skin Tests
Autopsy

Global diversity of desert hypolithic cyanobacteria

Lacap-Bugler, D. C., Lee, K. K., Archer, S., Gillman, L. N., Lau, M. C. Y., Leuzinger, S., Lee, C. K., Maki, T., McKay, C. P., Perrott, J. K., de Los Rios-Murillo, A., Warren-Rhodes, K. A., Hopkins, D. W. & Pointing, S. B., 16 May 2017, In : Frontiers in Microbiology. 8, 867.

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Cyanobacteria
Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphisms
Proteobacteria
Rhodospirillales
Acidobacteria

Grain legume production and use in European agricultural systems

Watson, CA., Reckling, M., Preissel, S., Bachinger, J., Bergkvist, G., Kuhlman, T., Lindstrom, K., Nemecek, T., Topp, CFE., Vanhatalo, A., Zander, P., Murphy-Bokern, D., Stoddard, FL. & Sparks, DL. (ed.), 2017, Advances in Agronomy. Sparks, DL. (ed.). Elsevier Academic Press, Vol. 144. p. 235 - 303 69 p.

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Greenhouse gas sources and sinks

Cloy, JM., Smith, KA., DellaSala, DA. (ed.) & Goldstein, MI. (ed.), 2017, Encyclopedia of the Anthropocene. DellaSala, DA. & Goldstein, MI. (eds.). Oxford, UK: Elsevier Academic Press, Vol. 2. p. 391 - 400 10 p.

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greenhouse gas
climate change
atmosphere
nitrous oxide
industrialization
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Hens vary their vocal repertoire and structure when anticipating different types of reward

McGrath, N., Dunlop, R., Dwyer, CM., Burman, O. & Phillips, CJC., 8 Jul 2017, In : Animal Behaviour. 130, p. 79 - 96 18 p.

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dust bathing
hens
vocalization
Gallus gallus
animal behavior

Herd-specific random regression carcass profiles for beef cattle after adjustment for animal genetic merit

Englishby, TM., Moore, KL., Berry, DP., Coffey, MP. & Banos, G., 7 Mar 2017, In : Meat Science. 129, p. 188 - 196 9 p.

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genetic merit
animal genetics
beef cattle
herds
finishing

Heritability of the backtest response in piglets and its genetic correlations with production traits

Iversen, M. W., Bolhuis, J. E., Camerlink, I., Ursinus, W. W., Reimert, I. & Duijvesteijn, N., Apr 2017, In : Animal. 11, 4, p. 556-563 8 p.

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vocalization
genetic correlation
piglets
heritability
loins

How to make complexity look simple? Conveying ecosystems restoration complexity for socio-economic research and public engagement

Martin-Ortega, J., Glenk, K. & Byg, A., 28 Jul 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 7, p. 4 - 3

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ecosystem
socioeconomics
restoration
public
peatland