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Publications

  1. Journal Papers

  • S.J. Granger, P. Harris, S. Peukert, R. Guo, F. Tamburini, M.S.A. Blackwell, N.J.K. Howden, S. McGrath, 2017. Phosphate stable oxygen isotope variability within a temperate agricultural soil. Geoderma 285, 64-75. (doi: 10.1016/j.geoderma.2016.09.020)
  • L.M. Cardenas, A.L. Collins, J.A.J. Dungait, J. Hawkins, A. Chabbi and C. Hawes (2016) The contribution of farm-scale experiments to the understanding of soil processes and implications for ecosystem services. European Journal of Soil Science 67, 359. (doi: 10.1111/ejss.12360)
  • R.J. Orr, P.J. Murray, C.J. Eyles, M.S.A. Blackwell, L.M. Cardenas, A.L. Collins, J.A.J. Dungait, K.W.T. Goulding, B.A. Griffith, S.J. Gurr, P. Harris, J.M.B. Hawkins, T.H. Misselbrook, C. Rawlings, A. Shepherd, H. Sint, T. Takahashi, K.N. Tozer, A.P. Whitmore, L. Wu and M.R.F. Lee. (2016) The North Wyke Farm Platform: effect of temperate grassland farming systems on soil moisture contents, runoff and associated water quality dynamics. European Journal of Soil Science 67, 374-385. (doi: 10.1111/ejss.12350)
  • S. Peukert, B.A. Griffith, P. J. Murray, C.J.A. Macleod, R.E. Brazier (2016) Spatial variation in soil properties and diffuse losses between and within grassland fields with similar short-term management. European Journal of Soil Science 67, 386-396. (doi: 10.1111/ejss.12351)
  • L. Wu, X. Zhang, B.A. Griffith and T. Misselbrook (2016) Sustainable grassland systems: a modelling perspective based on the North Wyke Farm Platform. European Journal of Soil Science 67, 397-408. (doi: 10.1111/ejss.12304)
  • C.M. Benefer, K.S. D’Ahmed, R.P. Blackshaw, H.M. Sint and P.J. Murray (2016) The distribution of soil insects across three spatial scales in agricultural grassland. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4, 41. (doi:10.3389/fevo.2016.00041)
  • L. Wei, Z. Junling, S.L. Norris and P.J. Murray (2016) Impact of Grassland Reseeding, Herbicide spraying and Ploughing on Diversity and Abundance of Soil Arthropods. Frontiers in Plant Sciences. (doi:10.3389/fpls.2016.01200)
  • A. Shepherd, W. Atuhaire, L. Wu, D. Hogan, R. Dunn and L. Cardenas (2016) Historic record of pasture soil water and the influence of the North Atlantic Oscillation in south-west England. Hydrology Research. (doi:10.2166/nh.2016.195)
  • C.A. Horrocks, J.A.J. Dungait, K.V. Heal and L.M. Cardenas (2015) Comparing N2O fluxes from recently created extensive grasslands and sites remaining under intensive agricultural management. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment 199, 77-84. (doi:10.1016/j.agee.2014.08.018)
  • M.C. Eisler, M.R.F. Lee, J.F. Tarlton, G.B. Martin, J. Beddington, J.A.J. Dungait, H. Greathead, J. Liu, S. Mathew, H. Miller, T.H. Misselbrook, P.J. Murray, V.K. Vinod, R. Van Saun and M. Winter (2014) Steps to sustainable livestock. Nature 507, 32-34. (doi:10.1038/507032a)
  • S. Peukert, B.A. Griffith, P.J. Murray, C.J.A. Macleod and R.E. Brazier (2014) Intensive management in grasslands causes diffuse water pollution at the farm scale. Journal of Environmental Quality 43, 2009-2023. (doi:10.2134/jeq2014.04.0193)
  • S. Peukert, R. Bol, W. Roberts, C.J.A. Macleod, P.J. Murray, E.R. Dixon and R.E. Brazier (2012) Understanding spatial variability of soil properties: a key step in establishing field- to farm-scale agro-ecosystem experiments. Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 26, 2413-2421. (doi: 10.1002/rcm.6336)
  1. Conference Papers

  • Harris P, Brunsdon C, Comber A, Sint H, Orr R, Lee M, Murray P (2016) Modelling, interpreting and visualizing uncertainties for the North Wyke Farm Platform baseline field surveys. Spatial Accuracy 2016, Montpellier, France, 5-8 July 2016.
  • Harris P, Brunsdon C, Lee M (2016) Visualizing uncertainties with the North Wyke Farm Platform data sets. EGU Vienna, p. 17395.
  • McAuliffe G.A., Takahashi T., Eisler M., Harris P., Orr R.J. and Lee M.R.F. (2016) Carbon footprint analysis of pasture-based beef production systems based on rich primary data at the North Wyke Farm Platform in Devon, UK. 10th International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment of Food, 19-21 October 2016, Dublin.
  • Harris P., Sint H.M., Griffith B.A., Hawkins J.M.B., Evans J., Orr R.J. and Lee M.R.F. (2016) The North Wyke Farm Platform: Data Portal. Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, 4-8 September, Trondheim, Norway. Paper 4.9, p. 125.
  • Cardenas L.M., Dunn R.M., Misselbrook T.H., Harris P., Orr R.J. and Lee M.R.F. (2016) The North Wyke Farm Platform: the impact of ploughing, cultivations and reseeding on emissions of CO2 and N2O. Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, 4-8 September, Trondheim, Norway. Paper 5.13, p. 161.
  • Harris P., Howden N.J.K., Peukert S., Noacco V., Ramezani K., Tuominen E., Eludoyin A., Brazier R., Shepherd A., Griffith B., Orr R. and Murray P. (2016) Contextualized geographically weighted principal components analysis for investigating baseline soils data on the North Wyke Farm Platform. In: Geostatistical and Geospatial Approaches for the Characterization of Natural Resources in the Environment. (Ed N.J. Raju) 16th Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences, 17-20 October 2014, New Delhi, India. pp. 651-655. http://www.springer.com/gb/book/9783319186627
  • Harris P., Griffith B., Sint H., Hawkins J., Collins A., Wu L., Cardenas L., Misselbrook T., Blackwell M., Dungait J., Murray P., Orr R.J. and Lee M. (2016) Data mining the North Wyke Farm Platform data sets. Steps to Sustainable Livestock, 12-15 January 2016, Bristol, UK.
  • Dunn R.M., Boden J., Misselbrook T., Orr R.J., Griffith B., Neale J. and Cardenas L.M. (2016) Greenhouse gas emissions from a reseeded grassland on the North Wyke Farm Platform. Steps to Sustainable Livestock, 12-15 January 2016, Bristol, UK.
  • Harris P., Dungait J., Griffith B., Shepherd A., Sint H., Blackwell M., Cardenas L., Collins A., Lee M. and Orr R.J. (2015) The North Wyke Farm Platform, a UK national capability for research into sustainability of temperate agricultural grassland management: progress and developments. EGU General Assembly 2015, 12 - 17 April, Vienna, Austria. Paper 15883.
  • Cardenas L., Chadwick D., Misselbrook T., Donovan N., Dunn R., Griffith B., Orr R., Smith K., Rees R., Bell M., Watson C., Mcgeough K., Mcneill G., Williams J., Cloy J., Thorman R. and Dhanoa M. (2015) Heterogeneity of gaseous emissions in soils-spatial vs temporal variability. EGU General Assembly 2015, 12 - 17 April, Vienna, Austria. Paper 13863.
  • Misselbrook T., Harris P., Griffith B. and Orr R.J. (2014) The North Wyke Farm Platform: Opportunities for the LiveM network. International Livestock Modelling and Research Colloquium, 14-16 October, Bilbao, Spain.
  • Thompson J.B., Orr R.J., Dungait J., Murray P.J. and Lee M.R.F. (2014) Beef productivity on the North Wyke Farm Platform in two baseline years. Grassland Science in Europe, Vol. 19 – EGF at 50: the Future of European Grasslands. p. 644-646.
  • Harris P., Griffith B.A., Shepherd A., Peukert S., Hawkins J.M.B., Eyles C., Whitmore A., Blackwell M.S.A., Brazier R.E., Cardenas L.M., Wu L., Dungait J.A.J., Collins A.L., Gurr S., Murray P.J., Goulding K.W. and Orr R.J. (2014) The North Wyke Farm Platform, a national capability for research into sustainability of temperate agricultural grassland management: data and modelling opportunities. Terrestrial Environmental Observatories (Tereno) International Conference, Bonn, 29 Sept – 2 Oct 2014.
  • Griffith B.A., Harris P., Shepherd A., Peukert S., Hawkins J.M.B., Elyes C., Whitmore A., Blackwell M.S.A., Brazier R.E., Cardenas L.M., Wu L., Dungait J.A.J., Collins A.L., Gurr S., Murray P.J., Goulding K.W. and Orr R.J. (2014) The North Wyke Farm Platform, a national capability for research into sustainability of temperate agricultural grassland management: Infrastructure and instrumentation. Terrestrial Environmental Observatories (Tereno) International Conference, Bonn, 29 Sept – 2 Oct 2014.
  • Shepherd A., Harris P., Orr R.J., Griffith B. and Murray P. (2014) Applications of high resolution remote sensing with spatial modelling for sustainable grassland agriculture. 16th Annual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geosciences, 17-20 October 2014, New Delhi, India.
  • Shepherd A., Orr R.J., Harris P., Griffith B.A. and Murray P.J. (2014) Applications of spatial modelling and UAVs to pasture agri-research on the North Wyke Farm Platform. In: New sensors for a changing world. Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society, September 2014, Aberystwyth, Wales. p. 169.
  • Murray P.J., Griffith B.A., Orr R.J., Peukert S. and Shepherd A. (2013) The North Wyke Farm Platform - A new National Capability for investigating sustainable intensification of livestock production. Sustainable intensification: The pathway to low carbon farming ? 25 - 27 September 2013, SRUC, Edinburgh. pp. 179-180.
  • Murray P.J., Griffith B.A., Orr R.J., Shepherd A., Blackwell M.S.A., Hawkins J.M.B. and Peukert S. (2013) The North Wyke Farm Platform: A new UK national capability for research into sustainability of agricultural temperate grassland management. Water resources and catchment management in grassland and forage systems. 22nd International Grasslands Congress, 15 – 19 September 2013 Sydney, Australia. pp. 1931-1933.
  • Griffith B.A., Hawkins J.M.B., Orr R.J., Blackwell M.S.A., and Murray P.J. (2013) The North Wyke Farm Platform: methodologies used in the remote sensing of the quantity and quality of drainage water. Water resources and catchment management in grassland and forage systems. 22nd International Grasslands Congress, 15 – 19 September 2013 Sydney, Australia. pp. 1453-1455.
  • Murray P.J., Griffiths B., Orr R.J., Peukert S. and Shepherd A. (2013) The North Wyke Farm Platform: a new UK national capability for research into sustainable grassland production. In: Accurate and efficient use of nutrients on farms. (Eds L.D. Currie and C L. Christensen). Occasional Report No. 26. Fertilizer and Lime Research Centre, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand.
  • Ahmed K.D., Murray P.J. and Blackshaw R. (2012) Systematic sampling of agricultural grassland to investigate the spatial distribution of soil insects. In: Ento’12, Royal Entomological Society Annual Meeting, 18 – 20 July, Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge.
  • Eludoyin A.O., Brazier R., Quine T., Bol R., Orr R.J. and Griffith B. (2012) Improved understanding of solute concentration-discharge dynamics through state-of-the-art antecedent moisture content (AMC) monitoring and analysis. Geophysical Research Abstracts, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, April 2012, pp. 1060.
  • Hodgson C. J., Murray P. J. and Hatch D. J. (2011). The North Wyke Farm Platform: an opportunity for determining pathogen survival and transfers of pathogenic species from whole farm livestock systems. In: Faecal Indicators - Problem or Solution?, Edinburgh, 6-8 June 2011
  • Peukert S., Bol R., Dixon E. and Brazier R. (2011) Field-scale spatial isotope (δ13C and δ15N) variability in the surface of an intensively managed grassland. Stable Isotope Mass Spectrometry User Group Meeting, Lancaster Environment Centre, 23-24 November.
  • Peukert S., Bol R., Quine T. and Brazier R. (2011) Impacts of farm-scale grassland management on water quality. International Association for Sediment Water Science (IASWS) Symposium, June 2011, Dartington UK
  • Hatch D.J., Murray P.J., Orr R.J. and Griffith B.A. (2011) The North Wyke Farm Platform: A UK national capability for agri-environmental research. In: Agricultural Ecology Research: Its role in delivering sustainable farm systems. Aspects of Applied Biology 109, 115-118.
  • Orr R.J., Griffith B.A., Rose S., Hatch D.J., Hawkins J.M.B. and Murray P.J. (2011) Designing and creating the North Wyke Farm Platform. Catchment Science 2011, 14 – 16 September, Dublin, Ireland. p. 35.
  1. Conference Posters