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  • Padel, S.; Gossinger, K. (Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming Systems, 2008-07-01)
  • Witcombe, J. R.; Joshi, A.; Joshi, K. D.; Sthapit, B. R. (1996-10)
    Farmer participatory approaches for the identification or breeding of improved crop cultivars can be usefully categorised into Participatory Varietal Selection (PVS) and Participatory Plant Breeding (PPB). Various PVS and ...
  • Joshi, A.; Witcombe, J. R. (1996-10)
    Farmer participatory varietal selection (PVS) was used to identify farmer-acceptable cultivars of rice and chickpea. Farmers' requirements in new crop cultivars (varieties) were determined, a search was carried out for ...
  • Sthapit, B. R.; Joshi, K. D.; Witcombe, J. R. (1996-10)
    A participatory plant breeding (PPB) programme was conducted for the high altitude areas of Nepal. The aim was to breed acceptable varieties with minimum use of resources and to utilize farmers' knowledge in the PPB ...
  • Frost, D.; Morgan, M.; Moakes, S. (Prifysgol Aberystwyth | Aberystwyth University, 2009)
    The various financial analyses in this report all show that organic upland beef and sheep production results in a superior financial performance to comparable conventional businesses. The latest figures from the Defra-funded ...
  • Kelemen, Eszter; Nguyen, Geneviève; Gomiero, Tiziano; Kovács, Eszter; Choisis, Jean-Philippe; Choisis, Norma; Paoletti, Maurizio G.; Podmaniczky, László; Ryschawy, Julie; Sarthou, Jean-Pierre; Herzog, Felix; Dennis, Peter; Balázs, Katalin (2013-11)
    In agricultural landscapes farmers have a large impact on biodiversity through the management decisions they apply on their fields. Farmers’ perception on biodiversity and its values is one of the main factors that can ...
  • Dennis, Peter; Wright, I. A.; Birnie, R. J.; Hill, G.; Langan, S.; Edwards, A. C. (The Macaulay Land Use Research Institute, 2002)
  • Moraine, M.; Duru, M.; Nicholas, P.; Leterme, P.; Therond, O. (2014-08)
    The development of integrated crop-livestock systems (ICLS) is a major challenge for the ecological modernisation of agriculture but appears difficult to implement at a large scale. A participatory method for ICLS design ...
  • Lüscher, Gisela; Ammari, Youssef; Andriets, Aljona; Angelova, Siyka; Arndorfer, Michaela; Bailey, Debra; Balázs, Katalin; Bogers, Marion; Bunce, Robert G. H.; Choisis, Jean-philippe; Dennis, Peter; Díaz, Mario; Dyman, Tetyana; Eiter, Sebastian; Fjellstad, Wendy; Fraser, Mariecia; Friedel, Jürgen K.; Garchi, Salah; Geijzendorffer, Ilse R.; Gomiero, Tiziano; González-bornay, Guillermo; Guteva, Yana; Herzog, Felix; Jeanneret, Philippe; Jongman, Rob H. G.; Kainz, Max; Kwikiriza, Norman; López Díaz, María Lourdes; Moreno, Gerardo; Nicholas-Davies, Pip; Nkwiine, Charles; Opio, Julius; Paoletti, Maurizio G.; Podmaniczky, László; Pointereau, Philippe; Pulido, Fernando; Sarthou, Jean-pierre; Schneider, Manuel K.; Sghaier, Tahar; Siebrecht, Norman; Stoyanova, Siyka; Wolfrum, Sebastian; Yashchenko, Sergiy; Albrecht, Harald; Báldi, András; Belényesi, Márta; Benhadi-marin, Jacinto; Blick, Theo; Buholzer, Serge; Centeri, Csaba; Choisis, Norma; Cuendet, Gérard; De Lange, Hendrika J.; Déjean, Sylvain; Deltshev, Christo; Díaz Cosín, Darío J.; Dramstad, Wenche; Elek, Zoltán; Engan, Gunnar; Evtushenko, Konstantin; Falusi, Eszter; Finch, Oliver-d.; Frank, Thomas; Gavinelli, Federico; Genoud, David; Gillingham, Phillipa K.; Grónás, Viktor; Gutiérrez, Mónica; Häusler, Werner; Heer, Xaver; Hübner, Thomas; Isaia, Marco; Jerkovich, Gergely; Jesus, Juan B.; Kakudidi, Esezah; Kelemen, Eszter; Koncz, Nóra; Kovacs, Eszter; Kovács-hostyánszki, Anikó; Last, Luisa; Ljubomirov, Toshko; Mandery, Klaus; Mayr, Josef; Mjelde, Atle; Muster, Christoph; Nascimbene, Juri; Neumayer, Johann; Ødegaard, Frode; Ortiz Sánchez, Francisco Javier; Oschatz, Marie-louise; Papaja-hülsbergen, Susanne; Paschetta, Mauro; Pavett, Mark; Pelosi, Céline; Penksza, Károly; Pommeresche, Reidun; Popov, Victor; Radchenko, Volodymyr; Richner, Nina; Riedel, Susanne; Scullion, John; Sommaggio, Daniele; Szalkovszki, Ottó; Szerencsits, Erich; Trigo, Dolores; Vale, Jim; Van Kats, Ruud; Vasilev, Angel; Whittington, Andrew E.; Wilkes-allemann, Jerylee; Zanetti, Tommaso (2016-06-01)
    Farmland is a major land cover type in Europe and Africa and provides habitat for numerous species. The severe decline in farmland biodiversity of the last decades has been attributed to changes in farming practices, and ...
  • Herzog, Felix; Balázs, Katalin; Dennis, Peter; Dyman, Tetyana; Fjellstad, Wendy; Friedel, J.; Garchi, Salah; Jeanneret, Philippe; Jongman, Rob; Kainz, Max; Moreno, Gerardo; Nkwiine, Charles; Paoletti, Maurizio; Pointerreau, Philippe; Sarthou, Jean-Pierre; Stoyanova, Siyka; Viaggi, Davide (2011)
  • Edwards, Anthony C.; Kay, David; McDonald, Adrian T.; Francis, Carol; Watkins, John; Wilkinson, J. R.; Wyer, Mark D. (2008-06-01)
    Summer sampling of storm runoff generated from areas of roofs and hardstanding situated on four dairy/beef farms has provided novel information regarding its microbiological and chemical quality. All farm hardstandings ...
  • Hamilton, Clare M.; Dowling, David J.; Loscher, Christine E.; Morphew, Russell M.; Brophy, Peter M.; O'Neill, Sandra M. (2009-06-01)
    Parasitic worms and molecules derived from them have powerful anti-inflammatory properties and are shown to have therapeutic effects on inflammatory diseases. The helminth Fasciola hepatica has been reported to suppress ...
  • Woodward, Andrew M.; Rowland, Jem; Kell, Douglas B. (2004)
    Image registration describes the process of manipulating a distorted version of an image such that its pixels overlay the equivalent pixels in a clean, master or reference image. The need for it has assumed particular ...
  • Woodward, Andrew Michael; Rowland, Jeremy John; Kell, Douglas B. (2004)
    Image registration describes the process of manipulating a distorted version of an image such that its pixels overlay the equivalent pixels in a clean, master or reference image. The need for it has assumed particular ...
  • Swain, Martin (2013)
    Genome sequencing technology is generating large databases of sequence at such a rate that advances in computer hardware alone are not adequate to handle them: more efficient algorithms are needed. Here an alignment-free ...
  • Hülse, Martin Siegfried; McBride, Sebastian Daryl; Lee, Mark Howard (2010-03)
    In aiming for advanced robotic systems that autonomously and permanently readapt to changing and uncertain environments,we introduce a scheme of fast learning and readaptation of robotic sensorimotor mappings based on ...
  • Durcan, J. A.; Duller, G. A. T. (2011-10-30)
    The signal from the fast component is usually considered preferable for quartz optically stimulated luminescence (OSL) dating, however its presence in a continuous wave (CW) OSL signal is often assumed, rather than verified. ...
  • Jones, R. A.; Breen, A. R.; Fallows, R. A.; Bisi, M. M. (2004-12-01)
    The acceleration of the solar wind is still one of the outstanding problems of solar physics. One difficulty is the uncertainty in remote-sensing observations of solar winds outflow speeds when using proxies for solar wind ...
  • Glasser, Neil F.; Jansson, Krister N. (Elsevier, 2005)
    Glacial geomorphology around the Northern Patagonian Icefield indicates that a number of fast-flowing outlet glaciers (the continuation of ice streams further upglacier) drained the icefield during the Last Glacial Maximum. ...
  • Glasser, Neil F.; Jansson, Krister N. (2005-03)
    Glacial geomorphology around the Northern Patagonian Icefield indicates that a number of fast-flowing outlet glaciers (the continuation of ice streams further upglacier) drained the icefield during the Last Glacial Maximum. ...