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Sediment source apportionment using geochemical composite signatures in a large and polluted river system with a semiarid-coastal interface, Brazil

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Nascimento, R. C., Maia, A .J., Agra Bezerra da Silva, Y. J., Amorim, F. F., Williams Araújo do Nascimento, C., Tiecher, T., Evrard, O., Collins, A. L., Biondi, C. M. and Agra Bezerra da Silva, Y. J. 2023. Sediment source apportionment using geochemical composite signatures in a large and polluted river system with a semiarid-coastal interface, Brazil. Catena. 220, Part B, p. 106710. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.catena.2022.106710

A Comparison of the Differences in Soil Structure under Long-Term Conservation Agriculture Relative to a Secondary Forest

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Pires, L. F,, Ferreira, T. R., Cassaro, F. A. M., Cooper, H. V. and Mooney, S. J. 2022. A Comparison of the Differences in Soil Structure under Long-Term Conservation Agriculture Relative to a Secondary Forest. Agriculture - Basel. 12, p. 1783. https://doi.org/10.3390/agriculture12111783

Environmental and cultivar variability in composition, content and biological activity of phenolic acids and alkylresorcinols of winter wheat grains from a multi-site field trial across Europe

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Kowalska, I., Moldoch, J., Pawelec, S., Podolska, G., Von Cossel, M., Derycke, V., Haesaert, G., Lana, M. A., Da Silva Lopes, M., Riche, A. B., Stutzel, H., Hackett, R. and Oleszek, W. 2022. Environmental and cultivar variability in composition, content and biological activity of phenolic acids and alkylresorcinols of winter wheat grains from a multi-site field trial across Europe. Journal of Cereal Science. 107, p. 103527. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcs.2022.103527

Agronomic biofortification increases grain zinc concentration of maize grown under contrasting soil types in Malawi

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Botoman, L., Chimungu, J. G., Bailey, E. H., Munthali, M. W., Ander, E. L., Mossa, A., Young, S. D., Broadley, M., Lark, R. M. and Nalivata, P. C. 2022. Agronomic biofortification increases grain zinc concentration of maize grown under contrasting soil types in Malawi. Plant Direct. 6 (11), p. e458. https://doi.org/10.1002/pld3.458

A Rejoinder to the Commentaries on “A Route Map for Successful Applications of Geographically Weighted Regression” by Comber et al. (2022)

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Comber, A., Harris, P. and Brunsdon, C. 2022. A Rejoinder to the Commentaries on “A Route Map for Successful Applications of Geographically Weighted Regression” by Comber et al. (2022). Geographical Analysis . https://doi.org/10.1111/gean.12352

A review of models for simulating the soil-plant interface for different climatic conditions and land uses in the Loess Plateau, China

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Turkeltaub, T., Gongadze, K., Lu, Y., Huang, M., Jia, X., Yang, H., Shao, M., Binley, A., Harris, P. and Wu, L. 2022. A review of models for simulating the soil-plant interface for different climatic conditions and land uses in the Loess Plateau, China. Ecological Modelling. 474, p. 110173. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2022.110173

Using cloud radar to investigate the effect of rainfall on migratory insect flight

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Wainwright, C. E., Volponi, S. N., Stepanian, P. M., Reynolds, D. R. and Richter, D. H. 2022. Using cloud radar to investigate the effect of rainfall on migratory insect flight. Methods in ecology and evolution. https://doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.14023

Blueprint for phosphorus efficiency

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Blackwell, M. S. A. 2022. Blueprint for phosphorus efficiency. Nature Sustainability. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-022-01001-8

Co-amelioration of red soil acidity and fertility with pig manure rather than liming

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Cai, Z., Yang, C., Carswell, A. M., Zhang, L., Wen, S. and Xu, M. 2022. Co-amelioration of red soil acidity and fertility with pig manure rather than liming. Soil Use and Management. https://doi.org/10.1111/sum.12846

Effective control of Leptosphaeria maculans increases importance of L. biglobosa as a cause of phoma stem canker epidemics on oilseed rape

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Huang, Y-J., Sidique, S. N. M., Dewage, C. S. K., Gajula, L. H., Mitrousia, G. K., Qi, A., West, J. S. and Fitt, B. D. L. 2022. Effective control of Leptosphaeria maculans increases importance of L. biglobosa as a cause of phoma stem canker epidemics on oilseed rape. Pest Management Science. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.7248

Water chemistry under low-flow conditions from grazed pastures seeded with different species

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Granger, S. J., Olde, L., Hodgson, C. J., Harris, P., Blackwell, M. S. A., Sint, H. M. and Quincke, J. A. 2022. Water chemistry under low-flow conditions from grazed pastures seeded with different species. Rothamsted Research. https://doi.org/10.23637/rothamsted.98q74

The "by-catch" recorded from selected Rothamsted light-traps concentrating on 2018 and 2019

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Sims, I., Cole, J. and Shortall, C. R. 2022. The "by-catch" recorded from selected Rothamsted light-traps concentrating on 2018 and 2019. British Journal of Entomology and Natural History. 35 (4), pp. 371-393.

Vegetable Crop Improvement Through CRISPR Technology for Food Security

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Bhattacharya, J., Chaitanya, A. K., Hegde, N., Singh, S., Kour, A. and Nitnavare, R. 2022. Vegetable Crop Improvement Through CRISPR Technology for Food Security. in: Wani, S. H and Hensel, G. (ed.) Genome Editing - Current Technology Advances and Applications for Crop Improvement Switzerland Springer. pp. 27-53

(−)-Adaline from the Adalia Genus of Ladybirds Is a Potent Antagonist of Insect and Specific Mammalian Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors

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Richards, D. P., Patel, R. H., Duce, I. R., Khambay, B. P. S., Birkett, M. A., Pickett, J. A. and Mellor, I. R. 2022. (−)-Adaline from the Adalia Genus of Ladybirds Is a Potent Antagonist of Insect and Specific Mammalian Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptors. Molecules. 27 (20), p. 7074. https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules27207074

Can Intensified Pasture Systems Reduce Enteric Methane Emissions from Beef Cattle in the Atlantic Forest Biome?

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Meo-Filho, P., Berndt, A., Pezzopane, J. R. M., Pedroso, A. F., Bernardi, A. C. C., Rodrigues, P. H. M., Bueno, I. C. S., Corte, R. R. and Oliveira, P. P. A. 2022. Can Intensified Pasture Systems Reduce Enteric Methane Emissions from Beef Cattle in the Atlantic Forest Biome? Agronomy. 12 (11), p. 2738. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy12112738

Effect of Yerba Mate Extract as Feed Additive on Ruminal Fermentation and Methane Emissions in Beef Cattle

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Pena-Bermudez, Y. A., Vincenzi, R., Meo-Filho, P., Sakamoto, L. S., Lobo, R., Benetel, G., Lobo, A., Matos, C., Benetel, V., Lima, C. G., Berndt, A., Cardenas, L. M. and Bueno, I. C. S. 2022. Effect of Yerba Mate Extract as Feed Additive on Ruminal Fermentation and Methane Emissions in Beef Cattle. Animals. 12 (21), p. 2997. https://doi.org/10.3390/ani12212997

Agricultural resource and risk management with multiperiod stochastics: A case of the mixed crop-livestock production system in the drylands of Jordan

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Boussios, D., Preckel, P. V., Yigezu, Y. A., Dixit, P., Rekik, M., Hilali, M. E. D., Wamatu, J., Haile, A. and Shakhatreh, Y. 2022. Agricultural resource and risk management with multiperiod stochastics: A case of the mixed crop-livestock production system in the drylands of Jordan. Frontiers in Environmental Science. 10, p. 986816. https://doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2022.986816

A predictive model of wheat grain yield based on canopy reflectance indices and the theoretical definition of yield potential

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Pennacchi, J. P., Virlet, N., Barbosa, J. P. R. A. D., Parry, M. A. J., Feuerhelm, D., Hawkesford, M. J. and Carmo-Silva, E. 2022. A predictive model of wheat grain yield based on canopy reflectance indices and the theoretical definition of yield potential. Theoretical and Experimental Plant Physiology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40626-022-00263-z

Induction of distinct plant cell death programs by secreted proteins from the wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici

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Welch, T., Bayon, C., Rudd, J. J., Kanyuka, K. and Kettles, G. J. 2022. Induction of distinct plant cell death programs by secreted proteins from the wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici. Scientific Reports. 12, p. 17880. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-22660-9

Distinct roles for different autophagy-associated genes in the virulence of the fungal wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici

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Child, H. T., Deeks, M. J., Haynes, K., Rudd, J. J. and Bates, S. 2022. Distinct roles for different autophagy-associated genes in the virulence of the fungal wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici. Fungal Genetics and Biology. 163, p. 103748. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fgb.2022.103748

Impacts of different vegetation in riparian buffer strips on runoff and sediment loss

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Dunn, R. M., Hawkins, J. M. B., Blackwell, M. S. A., Zhang, Y. and Collins, A. L. 2022. Impacts of different vegetation in riparian buffer strips on runoff and sediment loss. Hydrological Processes. 36 (11), p. e14733. https://doi.org/10.1002/hyp.14733

Liming and nitrification inhibitor affects crop N uptake efficiency and N loss through changing soil N processes

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Guo, B., Zheng, X., Yu, J., Ding, H., Luo, S., Carswell, A. M., Misselbrook, T. H., Zhang, J., Muller, C., Shen, J. and Zhang, Y. 2022. Liming and nitrification inhibitor affects crop N uptake efficiency and N loss through changing soil N processes. Biology And Fertility Of Soils. 58, p. 949–959. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00374-022-01674-5

Meeting the Challenges Facing Wheat Production The Strategic Research Agenda of the Global Wheat Initiative

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Langridge, P., Alaux, M., Aldmeida, N. F., Ammar, K., Baum, M., Bekkaoui, F., Bentley, A. R., Beres, B. L., Berger, B., Braun, H-J., Brown-Guedira, G., Burt, C. J., Caccamo, M. J., Cattivelli, L., Charmet, G., Civan, P., Cloutier, S., Cohan, J-P., Devaux, P. J., Doohan,. F. M., Dreccer, M. F., Ferrahi, M., German, S. E., Goodwin, S. B., Griffiths, S., Guzman, C., Handa, H., Hawkesford, M. J., He, Z., Huttner, E., Ikeda, T. M., Kilian, B., King, I. P., King, J., Kirkegaard, J. A., Lage, J., Le Gouis, J., Mondal, S., Mullins, E., Ordon, F., Ortiz-Monasterio, J. I., Ozkan, H., Ozturk, İ., Pereya, S. A., Pozniak, C. J., Quesneville, H., Quincke, M. C., Rebetzke, G. J., Reif, J. C., Saavedra-Bravo, T., Schurr, U., Sharma, S., Singh, S. K., Singh, R. P., Snape, J. W., Tadesse, W., Tsujimoto, H., Tuberosa, R., Willis, T. G. and Zhang X. 2022. Meeting the Challenges Facing Wheat Production The Strategic Research Agenda of the Global Wheat Initiative. Agronomy. 12 (11), p. 2767. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy12112767

Mechanisms of nitrogen transfer in a model clover‑ryegrass pasture a 15N‑tracer approach

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Reay, M. K., Pears, K. A., Kuhl, A., Evershed, R. P., Murray, P. J., Cardenas, L. M., Dungait, J. A. J. and Bull, I. D. 2022. Mechanisms of nitrogen transfer in a model clover‑ryegrass pasture a 15N‑tracer approach. Plant and Soil. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11104-022-05585-0

Demystifying racemic natural products in the homochiral world

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Bitchagno-Mbahbou, G., Nchiozem-Ngnitedem, V., Melchert, D. and Fobofou, S. A. 2022. Demystifying racemic natural products in the homochiral world. Nature Reviews Chemistry. 6 (11), pp. 806-822. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41570-022-00431-4

Co-Inoculation of Plant-Growth-Promoting Bacteria Modulates Physiological and Biochemical Responses of Perennial Ryegrass to Water Deficit

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Cortes, S., Vargas, C. D., Alvarez-Florez, F. and Estrada-Bonilla, G. 2022. Co-Inoculation of Plant-Growth-Promoting Bacteria Modulates Physiological and Biochemical Responses of Perennial Ryegrass to Water Deficit. Plants - Basel. 11, p. 2543. https://doi.org/10.3390/plants11192543

Diversity, composition, altitude, and seasonality of high-altitude windborne migrating mosquitoes in the Sahel: Implications for disease transmission

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Yaro, A. S., Linton, Y., Dao, A., Diallo, M., Sanogo, Z. L., Samake, D., Ousman, Y., Kouam, C., Krajacich, B. J., Faiman, R., Bamou, R., Woo, J., Chapman, J. W., Reynolds, D. R. and Lehmann, T. 2022. Diversity, composition, altitude, and seasonality of high-altitude windborne migrating mosquitoes in the Sahel: Implications for disease transmission. Frontiers in Epidemiology. 2, p. 1001782. https://doi.org/10.3389/fepid.2022.1001782

Grazing and topography control nutrient pools in low Arctic soils of Southwest Greenland

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Van Soest, M. A. J, Anderson, N. J., Bol, R., Dixon, E. R. and Haygarth, P. M. 2022. Grazing and topography control nutrient pools in low Arctic soils of Southwest Greenland. European Journal of Soil Science. 73 (4), p. e13278. https://doi.org/10.1111/ejss.13278

Enhancing the oral and topical insecticidal efficacy of a commercialized spider venom peptide biopesticide via fusion to the carrier snowdrop lectin (Galanthus nivalis agglutinin)

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Sukiran, N. A., Pyati, P., Willis, C. E., Brown, A. P., Readshaw, J. J. and Fitches, E. C. 2022. Enhancing the oral and topical insecticidal efficacy of a commercialized spider venom peptide biopesticide via fusion to the carrier snowdrop lectin (Galanthus nivalis agglutinin). Pest Management Science. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.7198

Diverged subpopulations in tropical Urochloa (Brachiaria) forage species indicate a role for facultative apomixis and varying ploidy in their population structure and evolution

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Higgins, J., Tomaszewska, P., Pellny, T. K., Castiblanco, V., Arango, J., Tohme, J., Schwarzacher, T., Mitchell, R. A. C., Heslop-Harrison, J. S. and Vega, J. J. D. 2022. Diverged subpopulations in tropical Urochloa (Brachiaria) forage species indicate a role for facultative apomixis and varying ploidy in their population structure and evolution. Annals of Botany. p. mcac115. https://doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcac115

The Insect Crisis

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Shortall, C. R. 2022. The Insect Crisis. Antenna.

Control of Wheat Tillering by Nitrogen Availability: The Case of Strigolactones

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Sigalas, P. 2022. Control of Wheat Tillering by Nitrogen Availability: The Case of Strigolactones. F - Theses University of Nottingham School of Biosciences

Using particle size distributions to fingerprint suspended sediment sources Evaluation at laboratory and catchment scales

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Lake, N. F., Martinez-Carreras, N., Shaw, P. J. and Collins, A. L. 2022. Using particle size distributions to fingerprint suspended sediment sources Evaluation at laboratory and catchment scales. Hydrological Processes. 36, p. e14726. https://doi.org/10.1002/hyp.14726

Increasing importance of ammonia emission abatement in PM2.5 pollution control

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Xu, W., Zhao, Y., Wen, Z., Chang, Y., Pan, Y., Sun, Y., Ma, X., Sha, Z., Li, Z., Kang, J., Liu, L., Tang, A., Wang, K., Zhang, Y., Guo, Y., Zhang, L., Sheng, L., Zhang, X., Gu, B., Song, Y., Damme, M. V., Clarisse, L., Coheur, P., Jr, J. L. C., Goulding, K. W. T., Zhang, F., He, K. and Liu, X. 2022. Increasing importance of ammonia emission abatement in PM2.5 pollution control. Chinese Science Bulletin. 67, pp. 1747-1749. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scib.2022.07.021

Reactive N emissions from cropland and their mitigation in the North China Plain

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Wang, J., Sha, Z., Zhang, J., Kang, J., Xu, W., Goulding, K. W. T. and Liu, X. 2022. Reactive N emissions from cropland and their mitigation in the North China Plain. Environmental Research. 214 (3), p. 114015. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2022.114015

Wetting pattern of cow urine patch in an Andisol assessed through bromide concentration distribution: A pilot study

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Ramirez-Sandoval, M., Pinochet. D.E. and Rivero, M. J. 2022. Wetting pattern of cow urine patch in an Andisol assessed through bromide concentration distribution: A pilot study. Soil Systems. 6 (4), p. 80. https://doi.org/10.3390/soilsystems6040080

Responses of crop productivity and reactive nitrogen losses to the application of animal manure to China's main crops: A meta-analysis

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Ren, F., Sun, N., Misselbrook, T. H., Wu, L., Xu, M., Zhang, F. and Xu, W. 2022. Responses of crop productivity and reactive nitrogen losses to the application of animal manure to China's main crops: A meta-analysis. Science of the Total Environment. 850, p. 158064. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.158064

A simplified approach for producing Tier 2 enteric methane emission factors based on East African smallholder farm data

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Ndung’u, P. W., Du Toit, C .J. L., Takahashi, T., Robertson-Dean, M., Butterbach-Bahl, K., Merbold, L. and Goopy, J. P. 2022. A simplified approach for producing Tier 2 enteric methane emission factors based on East African smallholder farm data. Animal Production Science. https://doi.org/10.1071/AN22082

Translating and applying a simulation model to enhance understanding of grassland management

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Giannitsopoulos, M. L., Burgess, P. J., Bell, M. J., Richter, G. M., Topp, C. F. E., Ingram, J. and Takahashi, T. 2022. Translating and applying a simulation model to enhance understanding of grassland management. Grass and Forage Science. https://doi.org/10.1111/gfs.12584

Roger Blackman 1941-2022-an appreciation

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Harrington, R., Polaszek, A., Watson, G. W., Kanturski, M., Favret, C. and Ouvard, D. 2022. Roger Blackman 1941-2022-an appreciation. Zootaxa. 5183 (1), pp. 7-21. https://doi.org/10.11646/ZOOTAXA.5183.1.4

A stable start - cotranslational Nt-acetylation promotes proteome stability across kingdoms

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Gibbs, D. J., Bailey, M. and Etherington, R. D. 2022. A stable start - cotranslational Nt-acetylation promotes proteome stability across kingdoms. Trends in Cell Biology. 32 (5), pp. 374-376. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tcb.2022.02.004

Disorder or a new order - How climate change affects phenological variability

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Stemkovski, M., Bell, J. R., Ellwood, E. R., Inouye, B. D., Kobori, H., Lee, S. D., Lloyd-Evans, T., Primack, R. B., Templ, B. and Pearse, W. D. 2022. Disorder or a new order - How climate change affects phenological variability. Ecology. p. e3846. https://doi.org/10.1002/ecy.3846

The effect of soil type on yield and micronutrient content of pasture species

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Darch, T., Blackwell, M. S. A., Hood, J., Lee, M. R. F., Storkey, J., Beaumont, D. A. and McGrath, S. P. 2022. The effect of soil type on yield and micronutrient content of pasture species. PLOS ONE. 17 (11), p. e0277091. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0277091

A new approach to holistic nitrogen management in China

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Liu, X., Cui, Z., Hao, T., Yuan, L., Zhang, Y, Gu, B., Xu, W., Ying, H., Zhang, W., Li, T., Yan, X., Goulding, K. W. T., Kanter, D., Howarth, R., Stevens, C., Ladha, J., Li, Q., Liu, L., De Vries, W. and Zhang, F. 2022. A new approach to holistic nitrogen management in China. Frontiers in Agricultural Science and Engineering. 9 (3), pp. 490-510. https://doi.org/10.15302/J-FASE-2022453

Progress on improving agricultural nitrogen use efficiency: UK-China virtual joint centers on nitrogen agronomy

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Misselbrook, T. H., Bai, Z., Cai, Z., Cao, W., Carswell, A. M., Cowan, N., Cui, Z., Chadwick, D. R., Emmett, B., Goulding, K. W. T., Jiang, R., Jones, D. L., Ju, X., Liu, H., Lu, Y., Ma, L., Powlson, D. S., Rees, R. M., Skiba, U., Smith, P., Sylvester-Bradley, R., Williams, J., Wu, L., Xu, M., Xu, W., Zhang, F., Zhang, J., Zhou, J. and Liu, X. 2022. Progress on improving agricultural nitrogen use efficiency: UK-China virtual joint centers on nitrogen agronomy. Frontiers of Agricultural Science and Engineering - FASE. 9 (3), pp. 475-489. https://doi.org/10.15302/J-FASE-2022459

Profiling Phospholipids within Atlantic Salmon Salmo salar with Regards to a Novel Terrestrial Omega-3 Oil Source

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Broughton, R., Tocher, D. R., Napier, J. A. and Betancor, M. B. 2022. Profiling Phospholipids within Atlantic Salmon Salmo salar with Regards to a Novel Terrestrial Omega-3 Oil Source. Metabolites. 12 (9), p. 851. https://doi.org/10.3390/metabo12090851

Revisiting sampling duration to estimate N2O emission factors for manure application and cattle excreta deposition for the UK and Ireland

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Vangeli, S., Cardenas, L. M., Posse, G., Chadwick, D. R., Krol, D. J., Thorman, R. E., Lanigan, G. J. and Misselbrook, T. H. 2022. Revisiting sampling duration to estimate N2O emission factors for manure application and cattle excreta deposition for the UK and Ireland. Journal of Environmental Management. 322, p. 116037. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.116037

Doublesex homolog is sex-specifically spliced and governs the sexual differentiation process in the whitefly Bemisia tabaci AsiaII-1

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Brar, G. S., Singh, S., Shukla, J. N., Kumar, V. J., Davies, T. G. E., Kaur, G., Pandher, S and Kaur, R. 2022. Doublesex homolog is sex-specifically spliced and governs the sexual differentiation process in the whitefly Bemisia tabaci AsiaII-1. Gene. 850, p. 146929. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gene.2022.146929

Nutrient accounting in global food systems

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Joy, E. J. M. and Kumssa, D. B. 2022. Nutrient accounting in global food systems. Nature Food. 3, p. 678. https://doi.org/10.1038/s43016-022-00593-w

Opportunities and challenges for harvest weed seed control in European cropping systems

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Akhter, M. J. ., Sonderskov, M., Loddo, D., Ulber, L., Hull, R. I. and Kudsk, P. 2022. Opportunities and challenges for harvest weed seed control in European cropping systems. European Journal of Agronomy. 142, p. 126639. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eja.2022.126639

Chickpea Defensin Gene Family: Promising Candidates for Resistance Against Soil‑Borne Chickpea Fungal Pathogens

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Nitnavare, R., Pothana, A., Yeshvekar, R. K., Bhattacharya, J., Sapara, V., Reddy, P. S., Ramtirtha, Y., Tarafdar, A., Sharma, M. and Bhatnagar‑Mathur, P. 2022. Chickpea Defensin Gene Family: Promising Candidates for Resistance Against Soil‑Borne Chickpea Fungal Pathogens. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00344-022-10811-1

Quantifying inherent predictability and spatial synchrony in the aphid vector Myzus persicae - field-scale patterns of abundance and regional forecasting error in the UK

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Bell, J. R., Clark, S. J., Stevens, M. and Mead, A. 2022. Quantifying inherent predictability and spatial synchrony in the aphid vector Myzus persicae - field-scale patterns of abundance and regional forecasting error in the UK. Pest Management Science. p. 7292. https://doi.org/10.1002/ps.7292

Estimates of Dietary Mineral Micronutrient Supply from Staple Cereals in Ethiopia at a District Level

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Abdu, A. O., Kumssa, D. B., Joy, E., Groote, H. D., Lark, R. M., Broadley, M. and Gashu, D. 2022. Estimates of Dietary Mineral Micronutrient Supply from Staple Cereals in Ethiopia at a District Level. Nutrients. 14 (17), p. 3469. https://doi.org/10.3390/nu14173469

Rothamsted Insect Survey Online Database

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Rothamsted Insect Survey 2022. Rothamsted Insect Survey Online Database. Rothamsted Research. https://doi.org/10.23637/rothamsted.989y5

Rethinking efficiency: Growth curves as a proxy for inputs and impacts in finishing beef systems

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Cooke, A., Le-Grice, P., McAuliffe, G., Lee, M. R. F. and Rivero, M. J. 2022. Rethinking efficiency: Growth curves as a proxy for inputs and impacts in finishing beef systems. Journal of Environmental Management. 324, p. 116418. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2022.116418

Spatio-temporal characteristics and source apportionment of water-soluble organic acids in PM2.5 in the North China Plain

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Li, Y., Wang, C., Tang, A., Goulding, K. W. T., Zheng, A. and Liu, X. 2022. Spatio-temporal characteristics and source apportionment of water-soluble organic acids in PM2.5 in the North China Plain. Atmospheric Pollution Research. 13, p. 101540. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apr.2022.101540

Challenges in measuring nitrogen isotope signatures in inorganic nitrogen forms: An interlaboratory comparison of three common measurement approaches

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Biasi, C., Jokinen, S., Prommer, J., Ambus, P., Dorsch, P., Yu, L., Granger, S. J., Boeckx, P., Nieuland, K. V., Bruggemann, N. ., Wissel, H., Voropaev, A., Zilberman, T., Jantti, H., Trubnikova, T., Welti, N., Voigt, C., Gebus-Czupyt, B., Czupyt, Z. and Wanek, W. 2022. Challenges in measuring nitrogen isotope signatures in inorganic nitrogen forms: An interlaboratory comparison of three common measurement approaches. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry. 36 (22), p. e9370. https://doi.org/10.1002/rcm.9370

Applying genetic technologies to combat infectious diseases in aquaculture

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Robinson, N. A., Robledo, D., Sveen, L., Daniels, R. R., Krasnov, A., Coates, A., Jin, Y. H., Barrett, L. T., Lillehammer, M., Kettunen, A. H., Phillips, B. L., Dempster, T., Doeschl-Wilson, A., Samsing, F., Difford, G., Salisbury, S., Gjerde, B., Haugen, J., Burgerhout, E., Dagnachew, B. S., Kurian, D., Fast, M. D., Rye, M., Salazar, M., Bron, J. E., Monaghan, S. J., Jacq, C., Birkett, M. A., Browman, H. I., Skiftesvik, A. B., Fields, D. M., Selander, E., Bui, S., Sonesson, A., Skugor, S., Knutsdatter Ostbye, T-K. and Houston, R. D. 2022. Applying genetic technologies to combat infectious diseases in aquaculture. Reviews in Aquaculture. pp. 1-45. https://doi.org/10.1111/raq.12733

Apoplastic and vascular defences

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Darino, M., Kanyuka, K. and Hammond-Kosack, K. E. 2022. Apoplastic and vascular defences. Essays in Biochemistry. 66 (5), pp. 595-605. https://doi.org/10.1042/EBC20220159

Something in the air

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Napier, J. A. 2022. Something in the air. Nature Sustainability. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-022-00954-0

Proanthocyanidin Biosynthesis in the Developing Wheat Seed Coat Investigated by Chemical and RNA-seq Analysis

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Phillips, A. L., Vaughan, S., Baker, J., Primavesi, L. F., Patil, A., King, R., Hassani-Pak, K., Kulasekaran, S., Coghill, J., Ward, J. L. and Huttly, A. K. 2022. Proanthocyanidin Biosynthesis in the Developing Wheat Seed Coat Investigated by Chemical and RNA-seq Analysis. Plant Direct. 6 (10), p. e453. https://doi.org/10.1002/pld3.453

Impact of endophytic colonization by entomopathogenic fungi on the behavior and life history of the tobacco peach aphid Myzus persicae var. nicotianae

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Vuts, J., Wilberts, L., Caulfield, J. C., Thomas, G., Birkett, M. A., Herrera-Malaver, B., Verstrepen, K. J., Sobhy, I. S., Jacquemyn, H. and Lievens, B. 2022. Impact of endophytic colonization by entomopathogenic fungi on the behavior and life history of the tobacco peach aphid Myzus persicae var. nicotianae. PLOS ONE. 17, p. e0273791. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0273791

Projected climate effects on soil workability and trafficability determine the feasibility of converting permanent grassland to arable land

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Wu, L., Wu, L., Bingham, I. and Misselbrook, T. H. 2022. Projected climate effects on soil workability and trafficability determine the feasibility of converting permanent grassland to arable land. Agricultural Systems. 203, p. 103500. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2022.103500

Response to ‘A well-established fact: Rapid mineralization of organic inputs is an important factor for soil carbon sequestration’ by Angers et al.

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Berthelin, J., Laba, M., Lemaire, G., Powlson, D. S., Tessier, D., Wander, M. and Baveye, P. C. 2022. Response to ‘A well-established fact: Rapid mineralization of organic inputs is an important factor for soil carbon sequestration’ by Angers et al. European Journal of Soil Science. 73 (4), p. e13272. https://doi.org/10.1111/ejss.13272

Data, and sample sources thereof, on water quality life cycle impact assessments pertaining to catchment scale acidification and eutrophication potentials and the benefits of on-farm mitigation strategies

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
McAuliffe, G.A., Zhang, Y. and Collins, A. L. 2022. Data, and sample sources thereof, on water quality life cycle impact assessments pertaining to catchment scale acidification and eutrophication potentials and the benefits of on-farm mitigation strategies. Data in Brief. 44 (108505). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2022.108505

Applying geochemical and colour properties to quantify sediment sources in a Brazilian semiarid ephemeral river system

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Nascimento, R. C., Maia, A. J., Bezerra da Silva, Y .J. A., Amorim, F. F., Araujo do Nascimento, W. C., Tiecher, T., Evrard, O., Collins, A. L., Biondi, C. M. and Bezerra da Silva, Y .J. A. 2022. Applying geochemical and colour properties to quantify sediment sources in a Brazilian semiarid ephemeral river system. Journal of Hydrology. 613 (A), p. 128360. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2022.128360

Genetic analysis of Colletotrichum siamense populations from different hosts and counties in Hainan, China using microsatellite markers.

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Cao, X., Zhang, Q., He, Y., Che, H., Lin, Y., Luo, D., West, J. S. and Xu, X. 2022. Genetic analysis of Colletotrichum siamense populations from different hosts and counties in Hainan, China using microsatellite markers. Plant Disease. https://doi.org/10.1094/PDIS-03-22-0576-RE

Development and characterization of microsatellite markers for the rubber tree powdery mildew pathogen Oidium heveae

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Han, Q., He, Y., Che, H., Luo, D., West, J. S. and Cao, X. 2022. Development and characterization of microsatellite markers for the rubber tree powdery mildew pathogen Oidium heveae. European Journal of Plant Pathology. 164, pp. 253-262. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10658-022-02555-1

Huge spring migrations of insects from the Middle East to Europe: quantifying the migratory assemblage and ecosystem services

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Hawkes, W. L. S., Walliker, E., Gao, B., Forster, O., Lacey, K., Doyle, T., Massy, R., Roberts, N. W., Reynolds, D. R., Ozden, O., Chapman, J. W. and Wotton, K. R. 2022. Huge spring migrations of insects from the Middle East to Europe: quantifying the migratory assemblage and ecosystem services. Ecography. p. e06288. https://doi.org/10.1111/ecog.06288

Assessing pre-pandemic carbon footprint of diet transitions in UK nations and regions

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Ali, M., Koh, L., Liu, L., Zhang, J., Roberts, W., Robins, D. and Cooper, D. 2022. Assessing pre-pandemic carbon footprint of diet transitions in UK nations and regions. International Journal of Production Research. https://doi.org/10.1080/00207543.2022.2104182

Statistics in soil science

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Webster, R. 2022. Statistics in soil science. Reference module in earth systems and environmental sciences. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-12-822974-3.00002-1

Keeping toxic cadmium out of the food chain

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McGrath, S. P. 2022. Keeping toxic cadmium out of the food chain. Nature Food. 3, pp. 569-570. https://doi.org/10.1038/s43016-022-00579-8

Food waste interventions in low-and-middle-income countries: A systematic literature review

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Rolker, H., Eisler, M., Cardenas, L. M., Deeney, M. and Takahashi, T. 2022. Food waste interventions in low-and-middle-income countries: A systematic literature review. Resources, Conservation and Recycling. 186 (Nov), p. 106534. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.resconrec.2022.106534

The effect of soil type on yield and macro- and micronutrient content of a wide range of pasture species

N - Datasets
Darch, T., Blackwell, M. S. A., Hood, J., Lee, M. R. F., Storkey, J., Beaumont, D. A. and McGrath, S. P. 2022. The effect of soil type on yield and macro- and micronutrient content of a wide range of pasture species. Rothamsted Research. https://doi.org/10.23637/rothamsted.989q8

Elemental concentrations and growth characteristics of wild-type and cultivated varieties of pasture species

N - Datasets
Darch, T., McGrath, S. P., Lee, M. R. F., Beaumont, D. A., Blackwell, M. S. A., Horrocks, C. A., Hood, J. and Storkey, J. 2022. Elemental concentrations and growth characteristics of wild-type and cultivated varieties of pasture species. Rothamsted Research. https://doi.org/10.23637/rothamsted.989q7

The location of iron and zinc in grain of conventional and biofortified lines of sorghum

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Gaddameedi, A., Sheraz, S., Kumar, A., Li, K., Pellny, T. K., Gupta, R., Wan, Y., Moore, K. L. and Shewry, P. R. 2022. The location of iron and zinc in grain of conventional and biofortified lines of sorghum. Journal of Cereal Science. 107, p. 103531. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcs.2022.103531

Individual tracking reveals long-distance flight-path control in a nocturnally migrating moth

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Menz, M. H. M., Scacco, M., Burki-Spycher, H-M., Williams, H. J., Reynolds, D. R., Chapman, J. W. and Wikelski, M. 2022. Individual tracking reveals long-distance flight-path control in a nocturnally migrating moth. Science - AAAS. 377 (6607), pp. 764-768. https://doi.org/10.1126/science.abn1663

Effect of high molecular weight glutenin subunit Dy10 on wheat dough properties and end-use quality

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Wang, Y., Guo, Z, Chen, Q., Zhao, K., Wan, Y., Hawkesford, M. J., Jiang, Y.-F, Pu, Z.-E., Deng, M., Jiang, Q.-T, Lan X.-J, Wang, J.-R, Chen G.-Y., Ma, J., Zheng, Y.-l., Wei, Y.-M. and Qi, P.-F. 2022. Effect of high molecular weight glutenin subunit Dy10 on wheat dough properties and end-use quality. Journal of Integrative Agriculture. 21 (8). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jia.2022.08.041

Comment on ‘A physics perspective on collective animal behavior’ 2022 Phys. Biol. 19 021004

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Reynolds, A. M. 2022. Comment on ‘A physics perspective on collective animal behavior’ 2022 Phys. Biol. 19 021004. Physical Biology. 19 (6), p. 068001. https://doi.org/10.1088/1478-3975/ac8fd5.

Integration of embryo–endosperm interaction into a holistic and dynamic picture of seed development using a rice mutant with notched-belly kernels

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Tao, Y., An, L., Xiao, F., Lia, G, Ding, Y, Paul, M. J. and Liu, Z. 2022. Integration of embryo–endosperm interaction into a holistic and dynamic picture of seed development using a rice mutant with notched-belly kernels. The Crop Journal. 10, pp. 729-742. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cj.2021.10.007

Wheat grain proteins: past, present, and future

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Shewry, P. R. 2022. Wheat grain proteins: past, present, and future. Cereal chemistry. 2022, pp. 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1002/cche.10585

Using field evaluation and systematic iteration to rationalize the accumulation of omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in transgenic Camelina sativa

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Han, L., Silvestre, S., Sayanova, O. V., Haslam, R. P. and Napier, J. A. 2022. Using field evaluation and systematic iteration to rationalize the accumulation of omega-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in transgenic Camelina sativa. Plant Biotechnology Journal. https://doi.org/10.1111/pbi.13867

Calibrating APSIM for forage sorghum using remote sensing and field data under sub-optimal growth conditions

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Della Nave, F., Ojeda, J. J., Irisarri, G. J. N., Pembleton, K., Oyarzabal, M. and Oesterheld, M. 2022. Calibrating APSIM for forage sorghum using remote sensing and field data under sub-optimal growth conditions. Agricultural Systems. 201, p. 103459. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.agsy.2022.103459

Farmland Carabids identification guide

E - Books edited/written by staff member, alone/with others
Jowett, K. 2022. Farmland Carabids identification guide. Harpenden Rothamsted Research.

Decisions, uncertainty and spatial information

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Lark, R. M., Chagumaira, C. and Milne, A. E. 2022. Decisions, uncertainty and spatial information. Spatial Statistics. 50, p. 100619. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.spasta.2022.100619

Cereal grain mineral micronutrient and soil chemistry data from GeoNutrition surveys in Ethiopia and Malawi

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Kumssa, D. B., Mossa, A. W., Amede, T., Ander, E. L., Botoman, E. H. B., Chagumaira, C., Chimungu, J. G., Davies, K. G., Gameda, S., Haefele, S. M., Hailu, K., Joy, E. J. M., Lark, R. M., Ligowe, I. S., McGrath, S. P., Milne, A. E., Muleya, P., Munthal, M., Towett, E., Walsh, M. G., Wilson, L., D.Young, S., Haji, I. R., Broadley, M., Gashu, D. and Nalivata, P. C. 2022. Cereal grain mineral micronutrient and soil chemistry data from GeoNutrition surveys in Ethiopia and Malawi. Scientific Data. 9 (1), p. 443. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-022-01500-5

Different Responses in Root Water Uptake of Summer Maize to Planting Density and Nitrogen Fertilization

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Gao, Y., Chen, J., Wang, G., Liu, Z., Sun, W., Zhang, Y. and Zhang, X. 2022. Different Responses in Root Water Uptake of Summer Maize to Planting Density and Nitrogen Fertilization. Frontiers in Plant Science. 13, p. 918043. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2022.918043

An overlooked mechanism underlying the attenuated temperature response of soil heterotrophic respiration

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Zhang, X., Whalley, P. A., Gregory, A. S., Whalley, W. R., Coleman, K., Neal, A. L., Mooney, S. J., Soga, K. and Illangasekare, T. H. 2022. An overlooked mechanism underlying the attenuated temperature response of soil heterotrophic respiration. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 19 (192), p. 20220276. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2022.0276

Interview with Prof. Nigel G. Halford, Rothamsted Research, United Kingdom

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Azevedo, R. A. and Haslam, R. P. 2022. Interview with Prof. Nigel G. Halford, Rothamsted Research, United Kingdom. Annals of Applied Biology - AAB. pp. 1-3. https://doi.org/10.1111/aab.12790

Spectral variable selection for estimation of soil organic carbon content using mid-infrared spectroscopy

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Wang, J., Liu, T., Zhang, J., Yuan, H. and Acquah, G. 2022. Spectral variable selection for estimation of soil organic carbon content using mid-infrared spectroscopy. European Journal of Soil Science. 73 (4), p. e13267. https://doi.org/10.1111/ejss.13267

Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for estimating soil properties: A technology for the 21st century

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Rossel, R. A. V., Behrens, T., Ben-Dor, E., Chabrillat, S., Dematte, J. A. M., Ge, Y., Gomez, C., Guerrero, C., Peng, Y., Ramirez-Lopez, L., Shi, Z., Stenberg, B., Webster, R., Winowiecki, L. and Shen, Z. 2022. Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for estimating soil properties: A technology for the 21st century. European Journal of Soil Science. 73 (4), p. e13271. https://doi.org/10.1111/ejss.13271

Burden tests can be used to map causal genes for a simple metabolic trait in an exome-sequenced polyploid mutant population

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Menard, G. N. and Eastmond, P. J. 2022. Burden tests can be used to map causal genes for a simple metabolic trait in an exome-sequenced polyploid mutant population. Plant Biotechnology Journal. https://doi.org/10.1111/pbi.13890

Acetamiprid fate in a sandy loam with contrasting soil organic matter contents: A comparison of the degradation, sorption and leaching of commercial neonicotinoid formulations

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Potts, J., Jones, D. L., Macdonald, A. J., Ma, Q. and Cross, P. 2022. Acetamiprid fate in a sandy loam with contrasting soil organic matter contents: A comparison of the degradation, sorption and leaching of commercial neonicotinoid formulations. Science of the Total Environment. 842 (10 Oct), p. 155711. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.156711

Sub-sampling a large physical soil archive for additional analyses to support spatial mapping; a pre-registered experiment in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region (SNNPR) of Ethiopia

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Alemu, R., Gelaw, A. M., Gashu, D., Tafere, K., Mossa, A. W., Bailey, E. H., Masters, W. A., Broadley, M. and Lark, R. M. 2022. Sub-sampling a large physical soil archive for additional analyses to support spatial mapping; a pre-registered experiment in the Southern Nations, Nationalities, and Peoples Region (SNNPR) of Ethiopia. Geoderma. 424 (15 Oct), p. 116013. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2022.11601

Epigenetic switch reveals CRISPR/Cas9 response to cytosine methylation in plants: Comment

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Raffan, S., Kaur, N. and Halford, N. G. 2022. Epigenetic switch reveals CRISPR/Cas9 response to cytosine methylation in plants: Comment. New Phytologist. 235 (6), pp. 2146-2148. https://doi.org/10.1111/nph.18405

Advances in barley breeding for improving nitrogen use efficiency

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Chen, Z., Li, L., Halford, N. G., Xu, H., Huang, L., Gao, R., Lu, R. and Liu, C 2022. Advances in barley breeding for improving nitrogen use efficiency. Agronomy. 12 (7), p. 1682. https://doi.org/10.3390/agronomy12071682

A heteroskedastic model of park grass spring hay yields in response to weather suggests continuing yield decline with climate change in future decades

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Addy, J. W. G., Ellis, R. H., MacLaren, C., Macdonald, A. J., Semenov, M. A. and Mead, A. 2022. A heteroskedastic model of park grass spring hay yields in response to weather suggests continuing yield decline with climate change in future decades. Journal of the Royal Society Interface. 19, p. 20220361. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2022.0361

Characteristics of airborne bacterial communities across different PM2.5 levels in Beijing during winter and spring

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Zhang, Y., Guo, C., Ma, K., Tanga, A., Goulding, K. W. T. and Liu, X. 2022. Characteristics of airborne bacterial communities across different PM2.5 levels in Beijing during winter and spring. Atmospheric Research. 273 (1 Aug), p. 106179. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2022.106179

Working with UK farmers to investigate anecic earthworm middens and soil biophysical properties

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Stroud, J. L., Dummett, I., Kemp, S. J. and Sturrock, C. J. 2022. Working with UK farmers to investigate anecic earthworm middens and soil biophysical properties. Annals of Applied Biology - AAB. https://doi.org/10.1111/aab.12795

Enhancing the accumulation of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid in transgenic Camelina through the CRISPR-Cas9 inactivation of the competing FAE1 pathway

A - Papers appearing in refereed journals
Han, L., Haslam, R. P., Silvestre, S., Lu, C. and Napier, J. A. 2022. Enhancing the accumulation of eicosapentaenoic acid and docosahexaenoic acid in transgenic Camelina through the CRISPR-Cas9 inactivation of the competing FAE1 pathway. Plant Biotechnology Journal. https://doi.org/10.1111/pbi.13876