Published articles co-authored by AFBI staff – March 2021

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Allen, A.R., Ford, T., Skuce, R.A.

Allen, A.R., Ford, T., Skuce, R.A.  2021.  Does Mycobacterium tuberculosis var. bovis survival in the environment confound bovine tuberculosis control andeEradication? A literature review.  Veterinary Medicine International, Article No. 8812898.


Adenuga, A.H., Jack, C., McCarry, R. 

Adenuga, A.H., Jack, C., McCarry, R.  2021.  The case for long-term land leasing: A review of the empirical literature.  Land, 10 (3), Article No. 238.


Ashfield, A., Mullan, C., Jack, C.

Ashfield, A., Mullan, C., Jack, C.  2020.  Encouraging farmer participation in agricultural education and training: A Northern Ireland perspective.  International Journal of Agricultural Management, 9, pp. 96-106.


Aubry, A.

Reyne, M., McGowan, N.E., Flanagan, J., Nolan, P., Aubry, A., Emmerson, M., Marnell, F., Reid, N.  2021.  Will predicted positive effects of climate change be enough to reverse declines of the regionally Endangered Natterjack toad in Ireland?  Ecology and Evolution, Article in Press.


Campbell, E., McConville, J., Clarke, J., Donaghy, A., Moyce, A., Borne, P. 

Campbell, E., McConville, J., Clarke, J., Donaghy, A., Moyce, A., Byrne, A.W., Verner, S., Strain, S., McKeown, I.M., Borne, P., Guelbenzu-Gonzalo, M.  2021.  Pestivirus apparent prevalence in sheep and goats in Northern Ireland: A serological surveyVeterinary Record, 188 (1), pp. 42.48.


Carolan, R.

Bracken, C.J., Lanigan, G.J., Richards, K.G., Muller, C., Tracy, S.R., Well, R., Murphy, P.N.C.  2021.  Development and verification of a novel isotopic N2O measurement technique for discrete static chamber samples using cavity ring-down spectroscopy.  Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry, 35 (8), Article No. e9049.


Cassidy, R., Higgins, A., Doody, D.

Okumah, M., Martin-Ortega, J., Chapman, P.J., Novo, P., Cassidy, R., Lyon, C., Higgins, A., Doody, D.  2021.  The role of experiential learning in the adoption of best land management practices.  Land Use Policy, 105, Article No. 105397.


Civiero, M., Cabezas-Garcia, E.H., Gordon, A.W., Ferris, C.P.

Civiero, M., Cabezas-Garcia, E.H., Ribeiro-Filho, H.M.N., Gordon, A.W., Ferris, C.P.  2021.  Relationships between energy balance during early lactation and cow performance, blood metabolites, and fertility: A meta-analysis of individual cow data.  Journal of Dairy Science, Article in Press.


Corcionivoschi, N.

Pircalabioru, G.G., Corcionivoschi, N., Gundogdu, O., Chifiriuc, M.-C., Marutescu, L.G., Ispas, B., Savu, O.  2021.  Dysbiosis in the development of type i diabetes and associated complications: From mechanisms to targeted gut microbes manipulation therapies.  International Journal of Molecular Sciences, 22 (5), Article No. 2763.


Cottney, P., White, E., Black, L. 

Cottney, P., Williams, P.N., White, E., Black, L.  2021.  Investigation of the effect of slurry, combined with inorganic N rate and timing, on the yield of spring barley post cover crop of stubble turnips.  Agronomy – Basel, 11 (2), Article No. 232.


Couzens, C., Holmes, C., Bell, C., Spence, N., Devaney, R., Lahuerta-Marin, A. 

O’Hagan, M.J.H., Pascual-Linaza, A.V., Couzens, C., Holmes, C., Bell, C., Spence, N., Huey, R.J., Murphy, J.A., Devaney, R., Lahuerta-Marin, A.  2021.  Estimation of the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in badgers (Meles meles) and foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Northern Ireland.  Frontiers in Microbiology, 12, Article No. 596891.


Farrow, L., Doody, D.G.

Wuijts, S., Claessens, J., Farrow, L., Doody, D.G., Klages, S., Christophoridis, C., Cvejic, R., Glavan, M., Nesheim, I., Platjouw, F., Wright, I., Rowbottom, J., Graversgaard, M., van den Brink, C., Leitao, I., Ferreira, A., Boekhold, S.  2021.  Protection of drinking water resources from agricultural pressures: Effectiveness of EU regulations in the context of local realities.  Journal of Environmental Management, 287, Article No. 112270.


Ferris, C.P.

Crump, A., Jenkins, K., Bethell, E.J., Ferris, C.P., Kabboush, H., Weller, J., Arnott, G.  2021.  Optimism and pasture access in dairy cows.  Scientific Reports, 11 (1), Article No. 4882.


Fornara, D.

Roy, R., Mostofa, M.G., Wang, J.X., Fornara, D., Sarker, T., Zhang, R.Q.  2021.  Revegetation intervention of drought-prone coal-mined spoils using Caragana korshinskii under variable water and nitrogen-phosphorus resourcesAgricultural Water Management, 246, Article No. 106712.


Fornara, D.A.

Yu, R.-P., Zhang, W.-P., Fornara, D.A., Li, L.   2020.  Contrasting responses of nitrogen: Phosphorus stoichiometry in plants and soils under grazing: A global meta-analysis.  Journal of Applied Ecology, Article in Press.


Gordon, A.W.

Doyle, L.P., Courcier, E.A., Gordon, A.W., O’Hagan, M.J.H., Johnston, P., McAleese, E., Buchanan, J.R., Stegeman, J.A., Menzies, F.D.  2020.  Northern Ireland farm-level management factors for prolonged bovine tuberculosis herd breakdowns.  Epidemioloy and Infection, 148, Article No. e234.


Hawe, S.J., Gordon, A., Magowan, E. 

Hawe, S.J., Scollan, N., Gordon, A., Magowan, E.  2020.  Impact of sow lactation feed intake on the growth and suckling behavior of low and average birthweight pigs to 10 weeks of age.   Translational Animal Science, 4 (2), pp. 655-665.


Huson, K.M.

Huson, K.M., Morphew, R.M., Winters, A., Cookson, A., Hauck, B., Brophy, P.M.  2021.  In vitro screening as an anthelmintic discovery pipeline for Calicophoron daubneyi: nutritive media and rumen environment-based approaches.  Parasitology Research, 120, pp. 1351-1362.


Kelly, C., Linton, M., Corcionivoschi, N.

McKenna, A., Ijaz, U.Z., Kelly, C., Linton, M., Sloan, W.T., Green, B.D., Lavery, U., Dorrell, N., Wren, B.W., Richmond, A., Corcionivoschi, N., Gundogdu, O.  2020.  Impact of industrial production system parameters on chicken microbiomes: mechanisms to improve performance and reduce Campylobacter.  Microbiome, 8 (1), Article No. 128.


Kelly, R.

Kelly, R., Healy, K., Anand, M., Baudraz, M.E.A., Bahn, M., Cerabolini, B.E.L., Cornelissen, J.H.C., Dwyer, J.M., Jackson, A.L., Kattge, J., Niinemets, U., Penuelas, J., Pierce, S., Salguero-Gomez, R., Buckley, Y.M.  2021.  Climatic and evolutionary contexts are required to infer plant life history strategies from functional traits at a global scale.  Ecology Letters, Article in Press.


Lagan Tregaskis, P., Devaney, R., Smyth, V.J.

Lagan Tregaskis, P., Devaney, R., Smyth, V.J.  2021.  The first whole genome sequence and characterisation of avian nephritis virus genotype 3.  Viruses, 13 (2), Article No. 235.


Lavery, A., Ferris, C.P. 

Lavery, A., Ferris, C.P.  2021.  Proxy measures and novel strategies for estimating nitrogen utilisation efficiency in dairy cattle.  Animals, 11 (2), Article No. 343.


Lyons, G.A.

O’Connor, S., Ehimen, E., Pillai, S.C., Power, N., Lyons, G.A., Bartlett, J.  2021.  An investigation of the potential adoption of anaerobic digestion for energy production in irish farms.  Environments, 8 (2), Article No. 8.


McElarney, Y.

Bucior, A., Rippey, B., McElarney, Y., Douglas, R.  2021.  Evaluating macrophytes as indicators of anthropogenic pressures in rivers in Ireland.  Hydrobiologia, 848 (5), pp. 1087-1099.


McGeough, K.L.

Harvey, M.J., Sperlich, P., Clough, T.J., Kelliher, F.M.. McGeough, K.L., Martin,,R.J., Moss, R.  2020.  Global Research Alliance N2O chamber methodology guidelines: Recommendations for air sample collection, storage, and analysis.  Journal of Environmental Quality, 49 (5), pp. 1110-1125.


Olave, R.J., Meehan, E.J.

Olave, R.J., Kelleher, C.T., Meehan, E.J., Deletre, M.  2021.  Growth and genetic predisposition of induced acorn production in pedunculate oak (Quercus robur L) within 15 years of planting. Forest Ecology and Management, 482.


Skuce, R.A., Allen, A.R.

Bakshy, K., Heimeier, D., Schwartz, J.C., Glass, E.J., Wilkinson, S., Skuce, R.A., Allen, A.R., Young, J., McClure, J.C., Cole, J.B., Null, D.J., Hammond, J.A., Smith, T.P.L., Bickhart, D.M.  2021.  Development of polymorphic markers in the immune gene complex loci of cattle.  Journal of Dairy Science, Article in Press.


Vero, S. E.; Sherry, E.; Doody, D. 

Vero, S. E.; Sherry, E.; Doody, D.  2021.  Evidence and perception of phosphorus loss risk factors in farmyards.  Environmental Science & Policy, 114, pp. 542-548.


Watson, C.J., Carolan, R.

Rahman, N., Richards, K.G., Harty, M.A., Watson, C.J., Carolan, R., Krol, D., Lanigan, G.J., Forrestal, P.J.  2021.  Differing effects of increasing calcium ammonium nitrate, urea and urea + NBPT fertiliser rates on nitrous oxide emission factors at six temperate grassland sites in Ireland.  Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 313, Article No. 107382.