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2019

Empirical and dynamic approaches for modelling the yield and N content of European grasslands

Dellar, M., Topp, CFE., Pardo, G., del Prado, A., Fitton, N., Holmes, D., Banos, G. & Wall, E., 1 Dec 2019, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 122, 104562.

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grassland
modeling
Dynamic models
climatic region
Nitrogen
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Energy profiling of dairy cows from routine milk mid-infrared analysis: Energy Profiling From MIR Spectra

Smith, SL., Denholm, SJ., Coffey, MP. & Wall, E., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 12, p. 11169-11179 11 p.

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Energy Intake
Milk
dairy cows
milk
prediction
Open Access

Epidemiology of clubroot disease and pathogenic variation among isolates of Plasmodiophora brassicae from oilseed rape growing in Europe

Zamani-Noor, N., Diederichsen, E., Wallenhammar, A-C., Cordsen-Nielsen, G., Orgeur, G., Konradyova, V., Dussart, F., Smith, J. & Jedryczka, M., 29 Mar 2019, Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology. Vol. 41. p. 491-492

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

Plasmodiophora brassicae
pathotypes
Brassica napus
epidemiology
virulence
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Estimating the soil N2O emission intensity of croplands in northwest Europe

Myrgiotis, VM., Williams, M., Rees, RM. & Topp, CFE., 18 Apr 2019, In : Biogeosciences. 16, 8, p. 1641-1655 15 p., bg-2018-490.

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soil emission
crop
biogeochemistry
uncertainty analysis
agricultural ecosystem
1 Citation (Scopus)

Estimation of indirect social genetic effects for skin lesion count in group-housed pigs by quantifying behavioral interactions

Angarita Barajas, B. K., Cantet, R. J. C., Wurtz, K., O'Malley, C., Siegford, J., Ernst, C., Turner, SP. & Steibel, J. P., 3 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Animal Science. 97, 9, p. 3658-3668 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genetic Models
skin lesions
Swine
Skin
swine
14 Downloads (Pure)

Evaluating the efficacy of independent versus simultaneous management strategies to address ecological and genetic threats to population viability

Trask, A., Fenn, S., Bignal, E., McCracken, DI., Monaghan, P. & Reid, J., Oct 2019, In : Journal of Applied Ecology. 56, 10, p. 2264-2273 10 p.

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viability
inbreeding
translocation
inbreeding depression
conservation management

Evaluation of the nutritive value of legume alternatives to soybean meal for broiler chickens

Olukosi, OA., Walker, RL. & Houdijk, JGM., Nov 2019, In : Poultry Science. 98, 11, p. 5778-5788 11 p., pez374.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soybean meal
legumes
nutritive value
broiler chickens
digestibility
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Aptitude
Low Birth Weight Infant
Weaning
Swine
Reward

Explored and unexplored topics in mountain livestock farming scientific literature

Zuliani, A., Arsenos, G., Bernués, A., Cozzi, G., Dovc, P., Gauly, M., Holand, O., Martin, B., Morgan-Davies, C., Schneider, M. K. & Zollitsch, W., 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. 614 1 p.

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

livestock
farming systems
mountains
landscape management
livelihood
2 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring temporality in socio-ecological resilience through experiences of the 2015-16 El Niño across the Tropics

Whitfield, S., Beauchamp, E., Boyd, D., Burslem, D., Byg, A., Colledge, F., Cutler, M., Didena, M., Dougill, A., Foody, G., Godbold, J., Hazenbosch, M., Hirons, M., Speranza, C., Jew, E., Lacambra, C., Mkwambisi, D., Moges, A., Morel, A., Morris, R. & 8 others, Novo, P., Rueda, M., Smith, H., Solan, M., Spencer, T., Thornton, A., Touza, J. & White, P., 1 Mar 2019, In : Global Environmental Change. 55, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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climate
learning
ecosystem response
historical perspective
vulnerability
16 Citations (Scopus)
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Exploring the adoption of precision agricultural technologies: a cross regional study of EU farmers

Barnes, AP., Soto, I., Eory, V., Beck, B., Balafoutis, A., Sanchez, B., Vangeyte, J., Fountas, S., van der Wal, T. & Gomez-Barbero, M., Jan 2019, In : Land Use Policy. 80, p. 163 - 174 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Agricultural technology
Regional studies
Farmers
Productivity
Nutrients
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Exploring the landscape of livestock ‘Facts’

Salmon, G. R., MacLeod, M., Claxton, J. R., Pica Ciamarra, U., Robinson, T., Duncan, A. & Peters, A. R., 31 Oct 2019, In : Global Food Security. 100329.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Livestock
Farms
livestock
income
role play
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Exploring the longitudinal dynamics of herd BVD antibody test results using model-based clustering

Eze, JI., Innocent, G. T., Adam, KE., Huntley, SJ. & Gunn, GJ., 6 Aug 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 11353.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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bovine viral diarrhea
herds
antibodies
cattle
testing
2 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Farmer perceptions of legumes and their functions in smallholder farming systems in east Africa

Muoni, T., Barnes, AP., Öborn, I., Watson, CA., Bergkvist, G., Shiluli, M. & Duncan, A. J., 2019, In : International Journal of Agricultural Sustainability. 17, 3, p. 205-218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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small-scale farming
Eastern Africa
legumes
farming systems
farmers
2 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Farmer perceptions of pig aggression compared to animal-based measures of fight outcome

Peden, RSE., Camerlink, I., Boyle, L. A., Akaichi, F. & Turner, SP., 10 Jan 2019, In : Animals. 9, 1, p. 22 - 37 16 p., 22.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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aggression
farmers
swine
animals
lesions (animal)
1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Farmer-preferred traits in smallholder dairy farming systems in Tanzania

Chawala, AR., Banos, G., Peters, A. & Chagunda, MGG., Jul 2019, In : Tropical Animal Health and Production. 51, 6, p. 1337-1344 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Tanzania
dairy farming
farming systems
farmers
feed requirements
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Farmers’ uptake of animal health and welfare technological innovations. Implications for animal health policies

Liu, J., Toma, L., Barnes, AP. & Stott, AW., 20 Nov 2019, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 6, p. 1-10 10 p., 410.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Inventions
health policy
Animal Welfare
Health Policy
animal health
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Food waste in primary production: Milk loss with mitigation potentials

March, MD., Toma, L., Thompson, B. & Haskell, MJ., 12 Nov 2019, In : Frontiers in Nutrition. 6, 9 p., 173.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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food waste
primary productivity
Milk
milk
Food
2 Citations (Scopus)

Food waste prevention along the food supply chain: a multi-actor approach to identify effective solutions

Diaz-Ruiz, R., Costa-Font, M., López-i-Gelats, F. & Gil, J. M., Oct 2019, In : Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 149, p. 249-260 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

food supply
food
stakeholder
waste prevention
Supply chain
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Forensic microbiology reveals that Neisseria animaloris infections in harbour porpoises follow traumatic injuries by grey seals

Foster, G., Whatmore, A. M., Dagleish, M. P., Malnick, H., Gilbert, M. J., Begeman, L., Macgregor, S. K., Davison, N. J., Roest, H. J., Jepson, P., Howie, F., Muchowski, J., Brownlow, A. C., Wagenaar, J. A., Kik, M. JL., Deaville, R., Doeschate, M. T. I. T., Barley, J., Hunter, L. & IJsseldijk, L. L., 1 Dec 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 14338.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Phocoena
Earless Seals
Neisseria
Microbiology
Bites and Stings
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Framework for estimating indirect costs in animal health using time series analysis

Barratt, AS., Rich, K. M., Eze, JI., Porphyre, T., Gunn, GJ. & Stott, AW., 2019, Proceedings of the 2nd ISESSAH Conference 2018. Vol. 6. 18 p. 190. (Frontiers in Veterinary Science).

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

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Foot-and-Mouth Disease
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health
Animal Diseases
Disease Outbreaks
28 Citations (Scopus)

Genebank genomics highlights the diversity of a global barley collection

Milner, S. G., Jost, M., Taketa, S., Mazón, E. R., Himmelbach, A., Oppermann, M., Weise, S., Knüpffer, H., Basterrechea, M., König, P., Schüler, D., Sharma, R., Pasam, R. K., Rutten, T., Guo, G., Xu, D., Zhang, J., Herren, G., Müller, T., Krattinger, S. G. & 14 others, Keller, B., Jiang, Y., González, M. Y., Zhao, Y., Habekuß, A., Färber, S., Ordon, F., Lange, M., Börner, A., Graner, A., Reif, J. C., Scholz, U., Mascher, M. & Stein, N., 1 Feb 2019, In : Nature Genetics. 51, 2, p. 319-326 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hordeum
Genomics
Potyviridae
Genome-Wide Association Study
Sample Size

Genetic analysis of novel phenotypes for farm animal resilience to weather variability

Sánchez-Molano, E., Kapsona, VK., Ilska-Warner, JJ., Desire, S., Conington, JE., Mucha, S. & Banos, G., 12 Nov 2019, In : BMC Genetics. 20, 84.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Domestic Animals
Weather
Phenotype
Climate Change
Goats
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Genetic and genomic analyses underpin the feasibility of concomitant genetic improvement of milk yield and mastitis resistance in dairy sheep

Banos, G., Clark, EL., Bush, S. J., Dutta, P., Bramis, G., Arsenos, G., Hume, DA. & Psifidi, A., 25 Nov 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 11, e0214346.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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dairy sheep
Dairies
Mastitis
genetic improvement
mastitis

Genetic and genomic dairy cattle evaluations in developing countries

Mrode, RA., 27 Sep 2019, Advances in Breeding of Dairy Cattle. van der Werf, J. & Pryce, J. (eds.). Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

breeding value
sires
dairy cattle
developing countries
farmers
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Genetic dissection of complex behaviour traits in German Shepherd dogs

Friedrich, J., Strandberg, E., Arvelius, P., Sánchez-Molano, E., Pong-Wong, R., Hickey, J., Haskell, MJ. & Wiener, P., 14 Oct 2019, In : Heredity. 123, 6, p. 746-758 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Dissection
Dogs
Behavioral Research
Genetic Structures
Genome-Wide Association Study
1 Citation (Scopus)
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Genetic evaluation of test day milk yields from smallholder dairy production systems in Kenya using genomic relationships: genetic evaluation in smallholder dairy cattle

Ojango, JMK., Mrode, RA., Rege, JEO., Mujibi, F. DN., Strucken, EM., Gibson, J., Okeyo, M. & Mwai, O., Jun 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 6, p. 5266-5278 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Kenya
genetic relationships
dairy cattle
milk yield
milk production

Genetic influences on intra-uterine growth retardation of piglet and management interventions for low birth weight piglets

Edwards, S. A., Matheson, SM. & Baxter, EM., 14 Nov 2019, Nutrition of Hyperprolific Sows. Libro Novus, p. 141-166

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Genetic parameters of colostrum traits in Holstein dairy cows

Soufleri, A., Banos, G., Panousis, N., Fletouris, D., Arsenos, G. & Valergakis, GE., Dec 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 102, 12, p. 11225-11232 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

colostrum
Holstein
dairy cows
calving
total solids
2 Citations (Scopus)

Genome-wide association mapping in a diverse spring barley collection reveals the presence of QTL hotspots and candidate genes for root and shoot architecture traits at seedling stage

Abdel-Ghani, A. H., Sharma, R., Wabila, C., Dhanagond, S., Owais, S. J., Duwayri, M. A., Al-Dalain, S. A., Klukas, C., Chen, D., Lübberstedt, T., von Wirén, N., Graner, A., Kilian, B. & Neumann, K., 23 May 2019, In : BMC Plant Biology. 19, 1, 216.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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spring barley
chromosome mapping
quantitative trait loci
shoots
genome
3 Citations (Scopus)

Genome-wide association studies pathway-based meta-analysis for residual feed intake in beef cattle

Duarte, D. A. S., Newbold, C. J., Detmann, E., Silva, F. F., Freitas, P. H. F., Veroneze, R. & Duarte, M. S., Apr 2019, In : Animal Genetics. 50, 2, p. 150-153 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genome-Wide Association Study
Meta-Analysis
methylcrotonoyl-CoA carboxylase
Methylmalonyl-CoA Decarboxylase
Aldehyde Oxidase
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Genome-wide diversity and demographic dynamics of Cameroon goats and their divergence from east African, north African, and Asian conspecifics

Tarekegn, G., Wouobeng, P., Simo Jaures, K., Mrode, RA., Edea, Z., Liu, B., Zhang, W., Okeyo, M., Dessie, T., Tesfaye, K., Strandberg, E., Berglund, B., Mutai, C., Osama, S., Tassew Wolde, A., Birungi, J., Djikeng, A. & Meutchieye, F., 19 Apr 2019, In : PLoS ONE. 14, 4, e0214843.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Cameroon
Mitochondrial DNA
Goats
demographic statistics
Genes
2 Citations (Scopus)
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marker-assisted selection
developing countries
crossbreds
genomics
cattle

Geochemistry | Soil, minor inorganic components

Edwards, A. & Patinha, C., 12 Mar 2019, Encyclopedia of Analytical Science. 3rd ed. Elsevier, p. 319-328 10 p. (Reference Module in Chemistry, Molecular Sciences and Chemical Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Geochemistry
Soils
Poisons
Natural resources
Weathering
2 Citations (Scopus)

Gross N transformation rates and related N2O emissions in Chinese and UK agricultural soils

Zhu, G., Song, X., Ju, X., Zhang, J., Muller, C., Sylvester-Bradley, R., Thorman, R., Bingham, IJ. & Rees, RM., 20 May 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 666, p. 176-186 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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agricultural soil
soil
nitrification
rate
soil nitrogen
1 Citation (Scopus)

HbA1c determination from HemaSpot™ blood collection devices: comparison of home prepared dried blood spots with standard venous blood analysis

Hall, JM., Fowler, CF., Barrett, F., Humphry, RW., Van Drimmelen, M. & MacRury, SM., 16 Aug 2019, In : Diabetic Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Appointments and Schedules
Equipment and Supplies
High Pressure Liquid Chromatography
Clinical Studies

High-starch diets alter equine faecal microbiota and increase behavioural reactivity

Bulmer, L. S., Murray, J. A., Burns, N. M., Garber, A., Wemelsfelder, F., McEwan, N. R. & Hastie, P. M., 9 Dec 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 18621.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Microbiota
Starch
Horses
Diet
Bacteroidetes
1 Citation (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

How can we assess positive welfare in ruminants?

Mattiello, S., Battini, M., De Rosa, G., Napolitano, F. & Dwyer, C., 2 Oct 2019, In : Animals. 9, 10, 27 p., 758.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Ruminants
ruminants
farms
Animal Welfare
fleece
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Identification of rumen microbial genes involved in pathways linked to appetite, growth and feed conversion efficiency in cattle

Lima, J., Auffret, M., Stewart, R. D., Dewhurst, RJ., Duthie, C-A., Snelling, T. J., Walker, A. W., Freeman, T. C., Watson, M. & Roehe, R., 8 Aug 2019, In : Frontiers in Genetics. 10, 701.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Microbial Genes
Rumen
Appetite
Microbiota
Growth
2 Citations (Scopus)
8 Downloads (Pure)

Identification of the rumination in cattle using support vector machines with motion-sensitive bolus sensors

Hamilton, A., Davison, C., Tachtatzis, C., Andonovic, I., Michie, C., Ferguson, HJ., Somerville, L. & Jonsson, N. N., 7 Mar 2019, In : Sensors. 19, 5, 1165.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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rumination
sensors (equipment)
collars
cattle
ear tags

Impact of animal breeding on GHG emissions and farm economics

MacLeod, M., Leinonen, I., Wall, E., Houdijk, JGM., Eory, V., Burns, JB., Vosough Ahmadi, B. & Gomez-Barbero, M., 17 Sep 2019, EUR 29844 EN ed. Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg: European Commission. 48 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access
animal breeding
economics
farms
breeding

Impact of Mootral Ruminant© on methane emissions and performance on Dairy Cows in real farm conditions

Hargreaves, PR., Sunkel, M. & Towers, E., 5 Sep 2019, p. 126. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

methane
ruminants
dairy cows
Jersey
farms

Impact of polymorphisms at the PRNP locus on the performance of dairy goats reared under low-input pastoral farming systems

Vouraki, S., Gelasakis, A. I., Ekateriniadou, L. V., Banos, G. & Arsenios, G., 1 May 2019, In : Small Ruminant Research. 174, p. 77-82 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dairy goats
udders
farming systems
genetic polymorphism
loci
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Importance of health claims in the adoption of new breakfast cereal products in the UK

Costa-Font, M. & Revoredo-Giha, C., 17 Dec 2019, In : Nutrients. 11, 12, 3076.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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breakfast cereals
health claims
Breakfast
grain products
Health
1 Citation (Scopus)
33 Downloads (Pure)

Improving grass silage production with Controlled Traffic Farming (CTF): agronomics, system design and economics

Hargreaves, PR., Peets, S., Chamen, WCT., White, DR., Misiewicz, PA. & Godwin, RJ., 15 Apr 2019, In : Precision Agriculture. 20, 2, p. 260-277 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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controlled traffic systems
grass silage
traffic
economics
silage
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Increased grain density of spring barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) is associated with an increase in grain nitrogen

Hoyle, AH., Brennan, M., Jackson, G. & Hoad, SP., Sep 2019, In : Journal of Cereal Science. 89, 102797.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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spring barley
Hordeum
Hordeum vulgare
Density (specific gravity)
Nitrogen

Individual variation of enrichment use in finishing pigs with one point source item and the impact on tail biting outcome

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

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

finishing
tail
swine
2 Citations (Scopus)

Infrared thermography of agonistic behaviour in pigs

Boileau, A., Farish, M., Turner, SP. & Camerlink, I., Oct 2019, In : Physiology and Behavior. 210, 112637.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Agonistic Behavior
Swine
Temperature
Hot Temperature
Controlled Environment

In sink-limited spring barley crops, light interception by green canopy does not need protection against foliar disease for the entire duration of grain filling

Bingham, IJ., Young, C., Bounds, P. & Paveley, N. D., 1 Jun 2019, In : Field Crops Research. 239, p. 124-134 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

foliar diseases
spring barley
filling period
canopy
duration