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1989

Observations on germination and acetylcholinesterase activity in wheat seeds.

Molyneux, DE. & McKinlay, RG., 1989, In : Annals of Botany. 63, p. 81 - 86 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Saltmarsh ponds—a preferred habitat for magnetotactic bacteria?

Sparks, N., Lloyd, J. & Board, R. G., Mar 1989, In : Letters in Applied Microbiology. 8, 3, p. 109-111

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ecosystem
Bacteria
Water
Salts
Fresh Water
38 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal changes in Cu, Mn, Zn and Co concentrations in soil in the root‐zone of barley (Hordeum vulgare L.)

LINEMAN, D. J., SINCLAIR, A. H. & MITCHELL, M. C., Mar 1989, In : Journal of Soil Science. 40, 1, p. 103-115 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hordeum
soil solution
barley
Hordeum vulgare
Soil
6 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of fertilizer sulphur on grass production for silage

KLESSA, D. A., FRAME, J., GOLIGHTLY, R. D. & HARKESS, R. D., Sep 1989, In : Grass and Forage Science. 44, 3, p. 277-281 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sulfur fertilizers
silage
residual effects
gypsum
Scotland

The response of the cabbage seed weevil (Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk.) and the brassica pod midge (Dasineura brassicae Winn.) to flower colour and volatiles of oilseed rape

Evans, KA. & Allen-Williams, LJ., 1989, Aspects of Applied Biology : Production and Protection of Oilseed Rape and other Brassica Crops . Association of Applied Biologists (AAB), Vol. 23. p. 347-353

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

1990
6 Citations (Scopus)

A cost benefit study of alternative policies in making grass silage

McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 46(3), p. 153 - 170 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

322 Citations (Scopus)

Biomineralization of ferrimagnetic greigite (Fe3S4) and iron pyrite (FeS2) in a magnetotactic bacterium

Sparks, N., Mann, S., Frankel, R., Bazylinski, D. A. & Jannasch, H., Jan 1990, In : Nature. 3, 43, p. 258-261

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Classification of water beetle assemblages in arable fenland and ranking of sites in relation to conservation value

Foster, GN., Foster, AP., Eyre, MD. & Bilton, DT., 1990, In : Freshwater Biology. 22, p. 343 - 354 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Deterrents extracted from the leaves of Ginkgo biloba: effects on feeding and contact chemoreceptors

Yan, FS., Evans, KA., Stevens, LH., Van Beek, TA. & Schoonhoven, LM., Jan 1990, In : Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata. 54, 1, p. 57-64

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ginkgo biloba
chemoreceptors
antifeedant
Ginkgo
Pieris brassicae
13 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of harvest date and pod position on glucosinolates in oilseed rape (Brassica napus)

Booth, E. J., Walker, K. C. & Griffiths, D. W., 1990, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 53, 1, p. 43-61 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosinolates
Brassica napus
harvest date
glucosinolates
pods
9 Citations (Scopus)
rumen fermentation
food intake
Holstein
rumen
corn
37 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of the ionophore tetronasin on nitrogen metabolism by ruminal microorganisms in vitro

Newbold, C. J., Wallace, R. J. & McKain, N., Apr 1990, In : Journal of Animal Science. 68, 4, p. 1103-9 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rumen microorganisms
Ionophores
ionophores
nitrogen metabolism
rumen fluids
46 Citations (Scopus)

Enzootic abortion of ewes

Aitken, I. D., Clarkson, M. J. & Linklater, K., 1 Jan 1990, In : Veterinary Record. 126, 6, p. 136-138 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Citations (Scopus)

Factors affecting the distribution of water beetle species assemblages in drains of eastern England

Eyre, MD., Foster, GN. & Foster, AP., 1990, In : Journal of Applied Entomology. 109, p. 217 - 225 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Citations (Scopus)

Herbage productivity of a range of grass species in association with white clover

FRAME, J., Mar 1990, In : Grass and Forage Science. 45, 1, p. 57-64 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Poa pratensis
sward
fog
Trifolium repens
Festuca rubra subsp. rubra

Herbage productivity of brome grass (Bromus carinatus)

HARKESS, R. D., MORRISON, M. W. & FRAME, J., Dec 1990, In : Grass and Forage Science. 45, 4, p. 383-392 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bromus carinatus
Bromus
grass
forage
grasses
110 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetotactic bacteria: microbiology, biomineralization, palaeomagnetism and biotechnology.

Mann, S., Sparks, NH. & Board, RG., Jan 1990, In : Advances in Microbial Physiology. 31, p. 125-181

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
Biotechnology
Microbiology
Bacteria
Printing

MANAGE: An expert system for machinery management

Oskoui, KE., Morgan, O. & Voorhees, WB., 1990, In : Farm Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Micronutrient inflow rates and mobilisation into soil solution in the root zone of winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)

Sinclair, A. H., Mackie-Dawson, L. A. & Linehan, D. J., 1 Feb 1990, In : Plant and Soil. 122, 1, p. 143-146 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil solution
winter wheat
mobilization
rhizosphere
inflow
6 Citations (Scopus)

Moisture and dry matter losses in field and wind tunnel trials of grass wilting with frequent mechanical disturbance

Spencer, HB., Lamond, WJ., McGechan, MB., Graham, R. & Moore, AB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 115, p. 203 - 207 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrate status of two major rivers in N. E. Scotland with respect to land use and fertiliser additions

Edwards, A. C., Pugh, K., Wright, G., Sinclair, A. H. & Reaves, G. A., 1 Jun 1990, In : Chemistry and Ecology. 4, 3, p. 97-107 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scotland
land use
nitrates
fertilizer
fertilizers

Observations on the effects of Bacillus thuringiensis susp. israelensis on crane fly larvae.

Chard, JM., McKinlay, RG. & Baty, J., 1990, In : Aspects of Applied Biology. 24, p. 277 - 278 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pest management in vegetable brassicas without insecticides.

McKinlay, RG., 1990, In : British Crop Protection Council Monograph. 45, p. 205 - 208 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review paper: a review of losses during conservation of grass forage. 2. Storage losses

McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(1), p. 1 - 30 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Citations (Scopus)

Rumen degradation of straw. 10. Consistency of differences in nutritive value between varieties of cereal straws

Ørskov, E. R., Shand, W. J., Tedesco, D. & Morrice, L. A. F., Aug 1990, In : Animal Production. 51, 1, p. 155-162 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

straw
rumen
nutritive value
degradation
winter barley
81 Citations (Scopus)

Structure and morphology of magnetite anaerobically-produced by a marine magnetotactic bacterium and a dissimilatory iron-reducing bacterium

Sparks, N., Mann, S., Bazylinski, D. A., Lovley, D. R., Jannasch, H. W. & Frankel, R. B., Apr 1990, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 98, 1, p. 14-22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ferrosoferric Oxide
iron-reducing bacterium
magnetite
bacteria
Bacteria

The rewetting of partially dried grass swaths by rain. 1. Lumped and distributed models of moisture fluctuation

Pitt, RE. & McGechan, MB., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(1), p. 55 - 67 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The rewetting of partially dried grass swaths by rain. 2. Exploratory experiments in absorption and drying rates

McGechan, MB. & Pitt, RE., 1990, In : Journal of Agricultural Engineering Research. 45(1), p. 69 - 76 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The role of secondary plant metabolites in host-location by the cabbage seed weevil, Ceutorhynchus assimilis Payk

Evans, KA., 1990, Symposia Biologica Hungarica . Vol. 49. p. 459-460

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

43 Citations (Scopus)

Ultrastructure, Morphology and Crystal Growth of Biogenic and Synthetic Apatites

Sparks, N., Heywood, BR., Shellis, R. P., Weiner, S. & Mann, S., Jan 1990, In : Connective Tissue Research. 25, 2, p. 103-119

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Apatites
Crystallization
Crystals
Tendons
Crystal lattices
1991
141 Citations (Scopus)

A Century of Evolution in Spartina anglica

Gray, A. J., Marshall, D. F. & Raybould, A. F., 1 Jan 1991, In : Advances in Ecological Research. 21, C, p. 1-62 62 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Spartina anglica
Spartina
harbors (waterways)
grasses
global warming

Aquatic beetle population changes associated with recreating a trout fishery by liming a lake catchment

Foster, GN., 1991, In : Archiv fur Hydrobiologie. 122, p. 313 - 322 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

A rapid, inexpensive and quantitative procedure for assessing soil structure with respect to cropping

Koppi, AJ. & Douglas, JT., 1991, In : Soil Use and Management. 7, p. 52 - 56 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

35 Citations (Scopus)

A time‐course study of the effect of sulphur on glucosinolates in oilseed rape (Brassica napus) from the vegetative stage to maturity

Booth, E. J., Walker, K. C. & Griffiths, D. W., 1991, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 56, 4, p. 479-493 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glucosinolates
Brassica napus
glucosinolates
Sulfur
vegetative growth
37 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical and serum antibody responses of lambs to infection by Listeria monocytogenes.

Low, JC. & Donachie, W., 1991, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 51, p. 185 - 192 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of the effect of storage environment on tuber contamination with Erwinia carotovora

Pringle, R. T., Robinson, K., Wale, S. & Burnett, G., 1 Mar 1991, In : Potato Research. 34, 1, p. 17-28 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pectobacterium carotovorum
tubers
Solanum tuberosum
Humidity
Ventilation
37 Citations (Scopus)

Cytological and molecular observations on Solanum phureja-induced dihaploid potatoes

Clulow, S. A., Wilkinson, M. J., Waugh, R., Baird, E., DeMaine, M. J. & Powell, W., 1991, In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics. 82, 5, p. 545-551 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of constant-release melatonin implants on the onset of oestrous activity and on reproductive performance in the ewe

Durotoye, L. A., Rajkumar, R., Argo, C. M., Nowak, R., Webley, G. E., McNeil, M. E., Graham, N. B. & Rodway, R. G., Jun 1991, In : Animal Production. 52, 3, p. 489-497 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

melatonin
ewes
reproductive performance
multiple births
anestrus
6 Citations (Scopus)
alfalfa silage
sodium bicarbonate
dietary supplements
rumen
sheep
25 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of oral melatonin treatment on the seasonal physiology of pony stallions.

Argo, C. M., Cox, J. E. & Gray, J. L., 1991, In : Journal of reproduction and fertility. Supplement. 44, p. 115-125 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melatonin
beta-Endorphin
Hydrocortisone
Therapeutics
Testosterone
9 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of husbandry practices on the seed yield and oil content of linseed in Northern Scotland

Taylor, B. R. & Morrice, L. A. F., 1991, In : Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture. 57, 2, p. 189-198 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linseed Oil
linseed
Scotland
seed oils
seed yield
263 Citations (Scopus)
Rumen
Fermentation
Hordeum
Saccharomyces cerevisiae
milk yield
47 Citations (Scopus)

Herbage production and quality of a range of secondary grass species at five rates of fertilizer nitrogen application

FRAME, J., Jun 1991, In : Grass and Forage Science. 46, 2, p. 139-151 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fertilizer rates
Festuca rubra subsp. rubra
fog
Poa pratensis
nitrogen fertilizers
6 Citations (Scopus)

Herbage productivity of prairie grass, reed canary‐grass and phalaris

FRAME, J. & MORRISON, M. W., Dec 1991, In : Grass and Forage Science. 46, 4, p. 417-425 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phalaris
Phalaris arundinacea
prairies
prairie
grass
25 Citations (Scopus)

Identification of cattle infected with bovine diarrhoea virus using a monclonal antibody capture ELISA.

Fenton, A., Nettleton, PF., Entrican, G., Herring, JA., Malloy, C., Greig, A. & Low, JC., 1991, In : Archives of Virology. Suppl. 3, p. 169 - 174 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Nutritional factors associated with vaginal prolapse in ewes.

Hosie, BD., Low, JC., Bradley, HK. & Robb, J., 1991, In : Veterinary Record. 128, p. 203 - 208 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Citations (Scopus)

Organ-specific crystalline structures of ferritin cores in beta-thalassemia/hemoglobin E.

St, P. TG., Tran, KC., Webb, J., Macey, DJ., Heywood, BR., Sparks, NH., Wade, VJ., Mann, S. & Pootrakul, P., Jan 1991, In : Biology of Metals. 4, 3, p. 162-165

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle