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  • Withers, Paul J. A.; Doody, Donnacha; Sylvester-Bradley, Roger (MDPI, 2018-05-30)
    The notion of a phosphorus (P) circular economy provides the philosophy, framework, and opportunity to enable food production systems to become more efficient, sustainable, and resilient to a future P scarcity or sudden ...
  • Huws, Sharon A.; Creevey, Christopher J.; Oyama, Linda B.; Mizrahi, Itzhak; Denman, Stuart E.; Popova, Milka; Muñoz-Tamayo, Rafael; Forano, Evelyne; Waters, Sinead M.; Hess, Matthias; Tapio, Ilma; Smidt, Hauke; Krizsan, Sophie J.; Yáñez-Ruiz, David R.; Belanche, Alejandro; Guan, Leluo; Gruninger, Robert J.; McAllister, Tim A.; Newbold, C. Jamie; Roehe, Rainer; Dewhurst, Richard J.; Snelling, Tim J.; Watson, Mick; Suen, Garret; Hart, Elizabeth H.; Kingston-Smith, Alison H.; Scollan, Nigel D.; do Prado, Rodolpho M.; Pilau, Eduardo J.; Mantovani, Hilario C.; Attwood, Graeme T.; Edwards, Joan E.; McEwan, Neil R.; Morrisson, Steven; Mayorga, Olga L.; Elliott, Christopher; Morgavi, Diego P. (Frontiers Media, 2018-09-25)
    The rumen is a complex ecosystem composed of anaerobic bacteria, protozoa, fungi, methanogenic archaea and phages. These microbes interact closely to breakdown plant material that cannot be digested by humans, whilst ...
  • Fan, Qingshan; Wanapat, Metha; Yan, Tianhai; Hou, Fujiang (BMC, 2020-12-04)
    Background: Rumen microbiota in ruminants are vital for sustaining good rumen ecology, health, and productivity. Currently, limited information is available regarding the response of yaks (Bos grunniens) to fluctuating ...
  • Tsairidou, S.; Allen, Adrian; Pong-Wong, R.; McBride, S.H.; Wright, D.M.; Matika, O.; Pooley, C.M.; McDowell, Stanley W.J.; Glass, E.J.; Skuce, Robin A.; Bishop, S.C.; Woolliams, J.A. (Wiley, 2018-01-24)
    Genetic selection of cattle more resistant to bovine tuberculosis (bTB) may offer a complementary control strategy. Hypothesising underlying non-additive genetic variation, we present an approach using genome-wide high ...
  • Millar, Beverley Cherie; Nelson, David W. V. A.; Moore, Rachel E.; Rao, Juluri R.; Moore, John E. (Wolters Kluwer - Medknow, 2019-03-12)
    Background: Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has now emerged as a global public health crisis. Of particular concern is AMR associated with the genus Mycobacterium, including Mycobacterium tuberculosis and the nontuberculous ...
  • Nelson, David W. V. A.; Moore, John E.; Rao, Juluri R. (Oxford University Press, 2019-04-09)
    Antibiotic resistance presents a significant challenge to clinical, veterinary, and plant health and is now recognized by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a major emerging problem of global significance. As yet, ...
  • Morton, Phoebe; Cassidy, Rachel; Floyd, Stewart D.; Doody, Donnacha; McRoberts, W. Colin; Jordan, Philip (Elsevier, 2020-10-08)
    Freshwater occurrences of the selective acid herbicide 2-methyl-4-chloro-phenoxyacetic acid (MCPA) are an ongoing regulatory and financial issue for water utility industries as the number and magnitude of detections increase, ...
  • Kobayashi, Nobuyuki; Hou, Fujiang; Tsunekawa, Atsushi; Chen, Xianjiang; Yan, Tianhai; Ichinohe, Toshiyo (Asian-Australasian Association of Animal Production Societies, 2018-05-24)
    Objective: In dryland areas of China, alfalfa hay (AH) is a possible substitute for concentrate feed for beef cattle. To evaluate the potential benefits of this substitution, we studied the effect of the ratio of AH ...
  • Lynch, J.P.; Fealy, R.; Doyle, D.; Black, Lisa C.; Spink, J. (Teagasc, 2017-09-19)
    Although Irish winter wheat yields are among the highest globally, increases in the profitability of this crop are required to maintain its economic viability. However, in order to determine if efforts to further increase ...
  • Cassidy, Rachel; Jordan, Phil; Bechmann, Marianne; Kronvang, Brian; Kyllmar, Katarina; Shore, Mairead (Springer, 2018-04-12)
    Achieving an operational compromise between spatial coverage and temporal resolution in national scale river water quality monitoring is a major challenge for regulatory authorities, particularly where chemical concentrations ...
  • Lavery, Anna; Lawlor, P. G.; Magowan, Elizabeth; Miller, H. M.; O’Driscoll, K.; Berry, D. P. (Cambridge University Press, 2019-03)
    Understanding how critical sow live-weight and back-fat depth during gestation are in ensuring optimum sow productivity is important. The objective of this study was to quantify the association between sow parity, live-weight ...
  • Johnston, Dayle; JaeWoo, Kim; Taylor, Jeremy F.; Earley, Bernadette; McCabe, Matthew S.; Lemon, Ken; Duffy, Catherine; McMenamy, Michael; Cosby, S. Louise; Waters, Sinéad M. (BMC (Springer nature), 2021-01-06)
    Background: Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus (BRSV) is a cause of Bovine Respiratory Disease (BRD). DNA-based biomarkers contributing to BRD resistance are potentially present in non-protein-coding regulatory regions ...
  • Barry, James; Kennedy, Richard; Rosell, Robert S.; Roche, William K. (Wiley, 2020-06-09)
    Results from an acoustic telemetry study revealed for the first time a northerly migration route for Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar L.) smolts leaving the east coast of Ireland. Atlantic salmon smolts were tagged in spring ...
  • Arnold, Mark E.; Courcier, Emily A.; Stringer, Lesley A.; McCormick, Carl M.; Pascual-Linaza, Ana V.; Collins, Shane F.; Trimble, Nigel A.; Ford, Tom; Thompson, Suzan; Corbett, David; Menzies, Frazer D. (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2021-01-28)
    A novel five year Test and Vaccinate or Remove (TVR) wildlife research intervention project in badgers (Meles meles) commenced in 2014 in a 100km2 area of Northern Ireland. It aimed to increase the evidence base around ...
  • Lahuerta-Marin, Angela; Milne, Georgina; McNair, James; Skuce, Robin; McBride, S.H.; Menzies, F.D.; McDowell, Stanley; Byrne, A.W.; Handel, I.G.; Bronsvoort, B.M. de C. (Elsevier, 2018-05-01)
    In the European Union, the recommended ante-mortem diagnostic methods for bovine tuberculosis (bTB) include the single intradermal cervical comparative tuberculin (SICCT) test and the interferon-gamma (IFN- g) test as ...
  • Krogh, M.A.; Hostens, M.; Salavati, M.; Grelet, C.; Sorensen, M.T.; Wathes, D.C.; Ferris, Conrad P.; Marchitelli, C.; Signorelli, F.; Napolitano, F.; Becker, F.; Larsen, T.; Matthews, E.; Carter, F.; Vanlierde, A.; Opsomer, G.; Gengler, N.; Dehareng, F.; Crowe, M.A.; Ingvartsen, K.L.; Foldager, L. (Elsevier, 2020-12-07)
    Both blood- and milk-based biomarkers have been analysed for decades in research settings, although often only in one herd, and without focus on the variation in the biomarkers that are specifically related to herd or diet. ...
  • Murchie, Archie K.; Hall, Carol E.; Gordon, Alan Wesley; Clawson, Sam (MDPI, 2018-02-02)
    Stable fly, Stomoxys calcitrans, is a biting fly that can cause severe irritation to livestock resulting in reduced productivity. The most common method of monitoring S. calcitrans is through the use of sticky traps and ...
  • Amoroso, Ricardo O.; Pitcher, C. Roland; Rijnsdorp, Adriaan D.; McConnaughey, Robert A.; Parma, Ana M.; Suuronen, Petri; Eigaard, Ole R.; Bastardie, Francois; Hintzen, Niels T.; Althaus, Franziska; Baird, Susan Jane; Black, Jenny; Buhl-Mortensen, Lene; Campbell, Alexander B.; Catarino, Rui; Collie, Jeremy; Cowan Jr., James H.; Durholtz, Deon; Engstrom, Nadia; Fairweather, Tracey P.; Fock, Heino O.; Ford, Richard; Gálvez, Patricio A.; Gerritsen, Hans; Góngora, María Eva; González, Jessica A.; Hiddink, Jan G.; Hughes, Kathryn M.; Intelmann, Steven S.; Jenkins, Chris; Jonsson, Patrik; Kainge, Paulus; Kangas, Mervi; Kathena, Johannes N.; Kavadas, Stefanos; Leslie, Rob W.; Lewis, Steve G.; Lundy, Mathieu; Makin, David; Martin, Julie; Mazor, Tessa; Gonzalez-Mirelis, Genoveva; Newman, Stephen J.; Papadopoulou, Nadia; Posen, Paulette E.; Rochester, Wayne; Russo, Tommaso; Sala, Antonello; Semmens, Jayson M.; Silva, Cristina; Tsolos, Angelo; Vanelslander, Bart; Wakefield, Corey B.; Wood, Brent A.; Hilborn, Ray; Kaiser, Michel J.; Jennings, Simon (National Academy of Sciences, 2018-10-08)
    Bottom trawlers land around 19 million tons of fish and invertebrates annually, almost one-quarter of wild marine landings. The extent of bottom trawling footprint (seabed area trawled at least once in a specified region ...
  • Allen, Adrian; Skuce, Robin A.; Byrne, A.W. (Frontiers Media, 2018-06-05)
    Successful eradication schemes for bovine tuberculosis (bTB) have been implemented in a number of European and other countries over the last 50 years. However, the islands of Britain and Ireland remain a significant ...
  • Byrne, Andrew W.; Graham, Jordon; Brown, Craig; Donaghy, Aoibheann; Guelbenzu Gonzalo, Maria; McNair, James; Skuce, Robin A.; Allen, Adrian; McDowell, Stanley W.J. (Springer, 2017-12)
    Background: Bovine tuberculosis (bTB), caused by Mycobacterium bovis, remains a significant problem for livestock industries in many countries worldwide including Northern Ireland, where a test and slaughter regime has ...