Dr Christina Marley

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Dr Christina Marley

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Specific research interests include the optimisation of nutrient use from soil to animal products within ruminant livestock systems to reduce reliance on imported feeds and fertilisers and the use of nutrition to improve animal health.

Publications

Fychan, AR, Scott, MB, Davies, JW, Crotty, FV, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2014, Effects of previous cropping and establishment method on mineral concentration of whole-plant spring wheat. in A Hopkins (ed.), EGF at 50: The Future of European Grasslands: Grassland Science in Europe. vol. 19, pp. 404-406, 25th EGF Conference, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2014.
Marley, CL, Jones, HG, Theobald, V, Sanderson, R & Fychan, AR 2014, Evaluation of a home-grown crimped lupin and barley concentrate feed for finishing lambs. in A Hopkins (ed.), EGF at 50: The Future of European Grasslands: Grassland Science in Europe. vol. 19, Prifysgol Aberystwyth | Aberystwyth University, pp. 651-654.
Crotty, FV, Fychan, R, Theobald, VJ, Sanderson, R, Chadwick, DR & Marley, CL 2014, 'The Impact of Using Alternative Forages on the Nutrient Value within Slurry and Its Implications for Forage Productivity in Agricultural Systems' PLoS One, vol 9, no. 5, e97516, pp. 1-12. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0097516
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Davies, JW, Scollan, ND, Richardson, I, Theobald, V, Genever, E, Forbes, AB & Sanderson, R 2014, 'Effects of chicory / ryegrass swards compared with ryegrass swards on the performance and carcass quality of grazing beef steers' PLoS One, vol 9 , no. 1, e86259. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0086259
Crotty, F, Fychan, R, Scullion, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2014, 'Investigating the impact of ecosystem change within agriculture on the soil food web.' First Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative Conference, Dijon, France, 2014 - 2014, .
Crotty, F, Fychan, R, Benefer, C, Allen, D, Shaw, P & Marley, C 2014, 'Changing population patterns - when an alien pest becomes a problem at home? First recorded pest outbreak of the springtail Sminthurus viridis in Europe.' First Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative Conference, Dijon, France, 2014 - 2014, .
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Theobald, V, Cuttle, SP & Sanderson, R 2013, 'Effects of a winter or spring sowing date on soil nitrogen utilisation and yield of barley following a forage crop of red clover, lucerne or hybrid ryegrass' Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol 181, pp. 213-222. DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2013.10.006
Fychan, R, Scott, MB, Gordon, NM, Leyland, M, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, Effects of two different soil management treatments on forage yield, botanical and chemical composition. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, Scotland, UK : Science and Practice for Grass-based Systems. British Grassland Society, 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Fychan, AR, Scott, MB, Davies, JW, Fleming, HR, Theobald, V, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, Effects of different soil treatments on the yield and nutritive value of perennial ryegrass. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, UK: Science and Practice for Grass-based Systems. British Grassland Society, 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Powell, HG, McCalman, HM & Marley, CL 2013, The PROSOIL project: Role of a multi-species ley on a commercial development farm. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, UK.: Science and Practice for Grass-based Systems. 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Marley, CL, Jones, HG, Evans, TH & Theobald, V 2013, A comparison of two breed types within either an indoor or an outdoor lambing system - Effect on lamb performance. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, UK: Science and Practice of Grass-based Systems. British Grassland Society, pp. Paper 6.4, 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
McCalman, HM, Powell, HG & Marley, CL 2013, Managing ewe and grassland type to achieve a target scanning percentage. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, UK.: Science and Practice of Grass-Based Systems. 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Marley, CL, Jones, HG, Evans, TH, Sanderson, R & Theobald, V 2013, Effects of lambing date on the birth weight of lambs from either cross-bred ewes carrying a prolificacy gene or a control. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, UK.: Science and Practice for Grass-Based Systems. British Grassland Society, 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Powell, HG, McCalman, HM & Marley, CL 2013, 'Benefits of strategic use of grassland pre-tupping for ewes carrying a high-fertility gene.' 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 2013 - 2013, pp. Paper 1.74.
McCalman, HM, Powell, HG & Marley, CL 2013, Healthy soil management - developing research into practice with Welsh livestock farmers - the PROSOIL project. in Á Helgadóttir & A Hopkins (eds), The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future - Book of Abstracts: Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. vol. 18, Grassland Science in Europe, European Grassland Federation, pp. 47, 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 2013.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Scott, MB, Davies, JW & Sanderson, R 2013, Yield, nitrogen and mineral content of chicory compared to perennial ryegrass, red clover or white clover over two harvest years. in À Helgadóttir & A Hopkins (eds), Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. vol. 18, Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18, European Grassland Federation, Borgarnes, Iceland, pp. 249-251, 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 2013.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Scott, MB, Davies, JW & Sanderson, R 2013, Trace element content of chicory compared with perennial ryegrass, red clover or white clover over two harvest years. in À Helgadóttir & A Hopkins (eds), Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. vol. 18, Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18, European Grassland Federation, Borgarnes, pp. 252-253, 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 2013.
Fychan, AR, Scott, MB, Davies, JW, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, The effects of sowing chicory in different ratios with ryegrass, either with or without red clover over two harvest years. in À Helgadóttir & A Hopkins (eds), Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18, European Grassland Federation, Borgarnes, Iceland, pp. 255-257, 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 2013.
Jones, HG, Evans, TH, Theobald, V & Marley, CL 2013, Effects of delaying mating time on the scanning percentages of cross-bred ewes carrying a prolificacy gene compared to a control. in Proceeding of a joint BGS/BSAS Conference, 'Profitable and Sustainable Grazing Systems', Malvern, UK 26-27 February 2012. Proceedings BGS/BSAS Conference, "Profitable and Sustainable Grazing Systems - Moving Forward with Science", Abbey Hotel, Abbey Road, Malvern, Malvern, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Keady, TWJ, Hanrahan, JP, Marley, CL & Scollan, ND 2013, 'Production and utilization of ensiled forages by beef cattle, dairy cows, pregnant ewes and finishing lambs - A review' Agricultural and Food Science, vol 22, no. 1, pp. 70-92.
Marley, CL, Weller, RF, Neale, M, Main, DCJ, Roderick, S & Keatinge, R 2010, 'Aligning health and welfare principles and practice in organic dairy systems: a review' Animal, vol 4, no. 2, pp. 259-271. DOI: 10.1017/S1751731109991066
Marley, CL, McCalman, HM & Powell, HG 2010, PROSOIL Project Annual Report. Prosoil Project Annual Report, Prifysgol Aberystwyth | Aberystwyth University.
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Sanderson, R, Roberts, JE & Jones, R 2009, The effects of sowing either spring or winter barley following red clover, lucerne or hybrid ryegrass on soil nitrogen status. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 9th Research Conference, Harper Adams University College, Shropshire. British Grassland Society, pp. 53-53, Proceedings of the BGS 9th Research Conference, 'Future Scenarios for Grassland Management', Harper Adams University College, Newport, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2009.
Abberton, MT, Marley, CL, Fychan, AR & Mizen, KA 2009, Lupins in sustainable agriculture (LISA). DEFRA Link Final Report LK0950, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Fychan, AR, Marley, CL, Theobald, VJ, Roberts, JE & Jones, R 2009, 'The yield and chemical composition of three lupin varieties at harvest and ensiled as crimped grain' Paper presented at BGS 9th Research Conference, Harper Adams University College, 2009 - 2009, pp. 31-32.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Theobald, VJ, Davies, DWR, Sanderson, R, Abberton, MT & Davies, DR 2009, 'The effect of incorporating either lupins or soya bean meal into concentrate diets when compared with a control concentrate diet on the performance and carcase characteristics of finishing lambs' 2009 British Society of Animal Science Annual Conference, Southport, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2009 - 2009, pp. 52.
Marley, CL, Fisher, WJ, Fychan, R, Sanderson, R, Abberton, MT & Davies, DR 2009, 'Dry matter intakes, milk yield and milk composition of dairy cows offered concentrate diets containing either yellow lupins or soya bean meal' pp. 151.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Fraser, MD, Sanderson, R & Jones, R 2009, 'The effect of feeding ensiled alternative forages compared with ensiled ryegrass on excreta losses from growing lambs' 2009 British Society of Animal Science Annual Conference, Southport, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2009 - 2009, pp. 162.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Theobald, V, Roberts, JE, Sanderson, R & Jones, R 2009, 'The effects of silage effluent from red clover, lucerne or ryegrass when applied to intact soil cores on the pH and total nitrogen concentrations of leachate and soil' Poster BGS 9th Research Conference, 'Future Scenarios for Grassland Management', 2009 - 2009, .
Marley, CL 2009, Nutrient-use efficiency, milk quality and pathogen control on low-input and organic dairy farms incorporating home-grown alternative forage crops. DEFRA Final Report OF 0372, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Fychan, R, Marley, CL, Theobald, VJ, Roberts, JE & Jones, R 2009, The effects of three lupin varieties on grain yield and composition, and the quality of the resulting crimped grain silage. in Proceedings of the BGS 9th Research Conference. pp. 31.
Fychan, R, Marley, CL, Theobald, VJ, Roberts, JE, Sanderson, R & Jones, R 2009, The effects of sowing either spring or winter barley following red clover on nitrogen leaching from soil. in Proceedings of the British Grass Society 9th Research Conference. pp. p21, Proceedings of the BGS 9th Research Conference, 'Future Scenarios for Grassland Management', Harper Adams University College, Newport, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2009.
Marley, CL, Theobald, VJ, Bakewell, EL, Ellis, NM & Davies, DR 2009, The effects of the transition from summer grazing to winter housing on the faecal pathogen loads of organic dairy cows. in Proceedings of the BGS 9th Research Conference, "Future Scenarios for Grassland Management". pp. 55, Proceedings of the BGS 9th Research Conference, 'Future Scenarios for Grassland Management', Harper Adams University College, Newport, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2009.
Marley, CL 2008, 'Forage options prove their worth', pp. 14, Grass and Forage Farmer, 01 December.
Fychan, R, Marley, CL, Lewis, GG, Davies, DRW, Theobald, VJ, Jonesq, R & Abberton, MT 2008, Effects of feeding concentrate diets containing narrow-leaf lupin, yellow lupin or soya when compared with a control diet on the productivity of finishing lambs. in Lupins for Health and Wealth: Proceedings of the 12th International Lupin Conference 14 - 18 Sept. 2008, Freemantle, Western Australia. International Lupin Association, pp. 127-130, The 12th International Lupin Conference: Lupins for Health and Wealth, Fremantle, Australia, 2008.
Abberton, MT, Marshall, AH, Humphreys, MW, Macduff, JH, Collins, RP & Marley, CL 2008, 'Genetic improvement of forage species to reduce the environmental impact of temperate livestock grazing systems' Advances in Agronomy, vol 98, pp. 311-355. DOI: 10.1016/S0065-2113(08)00206-X
Marley, CL, Anthanasiadou, S & Jackson, F 2008, Natural products to reduce internal parasites in ruminants. in S Hawthorne (ed.), Natural Products as Future Medicinal Agents. Transworld Research Network, pp. 73-91.
Marley, CL & Weller, R 2008, A review of animal health and welfare practice and the principles of organic farming. Workpackage 3a of DEFRA-funded project OFO 364, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Marley, CL & Weller, RFGrassland management.
Marley, CL, Davies, DR, Fisher, WJ, Fychan, R, Sanderson, R, Jones, R & Abberton, MT 2008, Effects of incorporating yellow lupins into concentrate diets compared with soya on milk production and milk composition when offered to dairy cows. in 'Lupins for Health and Wealth'. Proceedings of the 12th International Lupin Conference, Fremantle, Western Australia, 14-18th September 2008 . pp. 115-117, The 12th International Lupin Conference: Lupins for Health and Wealth, Fremantle, Australia, 2008.
McGechan, MB, Barnes, A, Fychan, R & Marley, C 2017, 'A simulation modelling study of water pollution caused by outwintering of cows' Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, vol 142, no. Part A, pp. 397-405. DOI: 10.1016/j.compag.2017.09.022
Marley, C, Fychan, R, Davies, J, Theobald, V, Scollan, N, Richardson, RI & Sanderson, R 2017, 'Stability, fatty acid composition and sensory properties of the M. Longissimus muscle from beef steers grazing either chicory / ryegrass or ryegrass' Animal. DOI: 10.1017/S1751731117001914P
Humphreys, M, Collins, R, Marshall, A, Marley, C, Walawee, NM & Doonan, J 2017, 'Novel grasslands for agricultural production and flood mitigation' Paper presented at 19th EGF Symposium 2017, Sardinia, Italy, 2017 - 2017, pp. 570-572.
Crotty, F, Fychan, R, Sanderson, R, Rhymes, J, Bourdin, F, Scullion, J & Marley, C 2016, 'Understanding the legacy effect of previous forage crop and tillage management on soil biology, after conversion to an arable crop rotation' Soil Biology and Biochemistry, vol 103, pp. 241-252. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2016.08.018
Crotty, F, Fychan, A, Benefer, C, Allen, D, Shaw, P & Marley, C 2016, 'First documented pest outbreak of the herbivorous springtail Sminthurus viridis (Collembola) in Europe: Outbreak of Sminthurus viridis in Europe' Grass and Forage Science, vol 71, no. 4, pp. 699–704. DOI: 10.1111/gfs.12235
Marley, C, Powell, H, Theobald, V, Davies, J, Scollan, N, Sanderson, R & Fychan, A 2016, Effects of feeding red clover compared to ryegrass silage to growing cattle out-wintered on kale. in Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation.. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, pp. 406, 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Trondheim, Norway, 4-8 September. , Trondheim, , Norway, 2016.
McCalman, HM, Marley, CL, Crotty, FV, Scollan, ND & Humphreys, MW 2016, 'Farming and Research - Working Together to Develop Grassland Varieties' 26th General Meeting of the EGF, Trondheim, Norway, 2016 - 2016, .
Detheridge, A, Brand, G, Fychan, A, Crotty, F, Sanderson, R, Griffith, G & Marley, C 2016, 'The legacy effect of cover crops on soil fungal populations in a cereal rotation' Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, vol 228, pp. 49-61. DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2016.04.022
Marley, C, Theobald, V, Fychan, A, Thomas, B, Gethin, A, Scott, M, Sanderson, R & McCalman, H 2016, Utilising common vetch (Vicia sativa) as a source of forage protein for grazing ewes. in M Höglind, AK Bakken, KA Hovstad, E Kallioniemi, H Riley, H Steinshamnm & L Østrem (eds), The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General meeting of the European Grassland Federation., ref 2, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Norway, pp. 516-518, Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Trondheim, Norway, 2016.
McCalman, H, Marley, C, Crotty, F, Scollan, N & Humphreys, M 2016, Farming and research - working together to develop grassland varieties resilient to water stress to mitigate and adapt to climate change. in M Höglind, AK Bakken, KA Hovstad, E Kallioniemi, H Steinshamnm & L Østrem (eds), The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation., ref. 3, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Norway, pp. 862-864, Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Trondheim, Norway, 2016.
Fychan, A, Leemans, D, Scott, M, Theobald, V, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2016, Effect of mower/conditioner type during legume or grass harvesting on silage quality. in M Höglind, AK Bakken, KA Hovstad, E Kallioniemi, H Riley, H Steinshamnm & L Østrem (eds), The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation., ref. 2, Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Norway, pp. 176-178, Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Trondheim, Norway, 2016.
Fychan, A, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2016, Effects of harvesting red clover/ryegrass at different stage of maturity on forage yield and quality. in M Höglind, AK Bakken, KA Hovstad, E Kallioniemi, H Riley, H Steinshamnm & L Østrem (eds), The multiple roles of grassland in the European bioeconomy: Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Norway, pp. 323-325, Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, Trondheim, Norway, 2016.
Crotty, F, Fychan, R, Scullion, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2015, 'Assessing the impact of agricultural forage crops on soil biodiversity and abundance' Soil Biology and Biochemistry, vol 91, pp. 119-126. DOI: 10.1016/j.soilbio.2015.08.036
Crotty, F, Fychan, R, Scullion, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2015, 'Understanding the legacy effect of previous crop rotations on soil biology: Extended abstract' Improving Soil Health - Developing tools for land managers, Association of Applied Biologists, Marston, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2015 - 2015, .
Fychan, R, Crotty, F, Scott, M, Davies, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2015, 'Effects of different forages on the yield and composition of cereals within a rotation: Extended abstract' Improving Soil Health - Developing tools for land managers, Association of Applied Biologists, Marston, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2015 - 2015, .
Crotty, F, Fychan, R, Scullion, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2015, 'Linking legacy effects within crop rotations to the soil food web' Soil Ecology Society , Colorado Springs, United States of America, 2015 - 2015, .
Fychan, R, Crotty, F, Scullion, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2015, 'Effects of forage species and sward-lifting on compacted soil' European Grassland Federation: Grassland and forages in high input dairy farms, Wageningen, Netherlands, 2015 - 2015, .
Detheridge, A, Scullion, J, Griffith, G, Marley, CL & Fychan, R 2015, A ground truthed DNA metabarcoding technique to determine fungal community structure in soils. in Proceedings of AAB Conference : Healthy Soils - Developing Tools for Land Managers. Association of Applied Biologists, Association of Applied Biologists Conference , United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2015.
Marley, C, Scott, M, Davies, J, Sanderson, R & Fychan, A 2015, 'The effects of cultivation date and method on the establishment of lucerne in the UK' Paper presented at Proceedings of the 18th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Wageningen, Netherlands, 2015 - 2015, pp. 256-258.
Crotty, FV, Fychan, AR, Scullion, J, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2014, The effects of agricultural forages on soil biology - linking the plant-soil-invertebrate ecosystem. in A Hopkins (ed.), EGF at 50: The Future of European Grasslands: Grassland Science in Europe. vol. 19, pp. 267-269, 25th EGF Conference, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2014.
Fychan, AR, Davies, JW, Scott, MB, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, The effect of different sowing ratios on the persistency of chicory within ryegrass or a ryegrass-red clover mix. in À Helgadóttir & A Hopkins (eds), Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. vol. 18, Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18, European Grassland Federation, pp. 165-167, 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation, Akureyri, Iceland, 2013.
Crotty, FV, Fychan, AR, Scullion, J, Davies, JW, Scott, MB, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, How agricultural management impacts the soil food web: comparing the effects of two different soil management treatments. in Science and Practice for Grass-based Systems. 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Dumfries, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Crotty, FV, Fychan, AR, Scullion, J, Davies, JW, Scott, MB, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, How is the soil food web affected by management practices to promote high yielding and high quality grassland. in Ento '13 International Symposium and Annual National Science Meeting.: Thirty years of Thornhill & Alcock: The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems. Ento '13 International Symposium and Annual National Science Meeting, St Andrew's, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2013.
Crotty, FV, Fychan, AR, Scullion, J, Davies, JW, Scott, MB, Sanderson, R & Marley, CL 2013, Linking above ground management to below ground ecosystems: the effect of utilising alternative forages on the soil food web. in Soil Ecology Society: Biodiversity and Function in Soil. 14th Biennial Soil Ecology Society Meeting 2013, Camden, New Jersey, United States of America, 2013.
Rinne, M, Dragomir, C, Smith, J, Yáñez-Ruiz, DR, Kuoppala, K & Marley, CL 2012, Novel and underutilized feed resources - potential for use in organic and low input dairy production. in 2nd IFOAM/ISOFAR International Conference on Organic Animal Husbandry,Hamburg, Germany, September 12-14,: 'Tackling the Future Challenges of Organic Animal Husbandry'. pp. 404-407, 2nd IFOAM/ISOFAR International Conference on Organic Animal Husbandry, Hamburg, Germany, 2012.
Keady, T, Hanrahan, JP, Marley, CL & Scollan, ND 2012, Silage production - factors affecting the utilization of ensiled forages by beef cattle, dairy cows, pregnant ewes and finishing lambs. A review. in Proceedings of the XVI International Silage Conference. pp. 152-161, XVI International Silage Conference, Hameenlinna, Finland, 2012.
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Gordon, NM, Leyland, M & Sanderson, R 2011, 'The effects of two different soil management treatments on forage dry matter, fermentation characteristics and silage quality during the first harvest year' 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Belfast, 2011 - 2011, .
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Davies, JW, Sanderson, R, Genever, E & Forbes, AB 2011, 'Effects of chicory / perennial ryegrass swards compared with perennial ryegrass swards on gastro-intestinal parasites in grazing beef steers' 8th International Symposium for the Nutrition of Herbivores, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2011 - 2011, pp. 315-315. DOI: 10.1017/S2040470011002780
Marley, CL, Powell, HG, Scullion, J, Griffith, GW, Fychan, R, McCalman, HM & Smith, SP (ed.) 2011, 'The PROSOIL project - Promoting healthy soils in Wales', pp. 5-9, IBERS Knowledge-based Innovations, 4 Prifysgol Aberystwyth | Aberystwyth University, 01 September.
Marley, C, McCalman, H, Fychan, R & Powell, H 2011, Annual Report on the PROSOIL project. Welsh Government.
Abberton, MT & Marley, CL 2011, Prospects for breeding yellow and narrow leaf lupins for UK conditions. in Lupin crops: an opportunity for today, a promise for the future. Proceedings of the 13th International Lupin Conference, Poznan´, Poland, 6-10 June 2011. International Lupin Association, Canterbury: New Zealand, pp. 89-91, Proceedings of the 13th International Conference, 'Lupin Crops - an opportunity for today, a promise for the future', Poznan, Poland, 2011.
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Davies, JW, Sanderson, R, Genever, E & Forbes, AB 2011, Effects of chicory / perennial ryegrass swards compared with perennial ryegrass swards on the faecal egg counts of grazing beef steers. in Advances in Animal Biosciences: Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science and the Association of Veterinary Teaching and Research Work. Cambridge University Press, pp. 180-180, ASF/AVTR/BSAS/WPSA Annual Conference, 'Food Security - Challenges and Opportunities for Animal Science, Nottingham University, 2011. DOI: 10.1017/S204047001100001X
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Davies, JW, Sanderson, R, Genever, E & Forbes, AB 2011, 'Effects of chicory/perennial ryegrass swards compared with perennial ryegrass swards on gastro-intestinal parasites in grazing beef steers' Paper presented at 8th International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores (ISNH8), Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2011 - 2011, pp. pp.315.
Marley, CL, McCalman, HM, Buckingham, S, Downes, D & Abberton, MT 2011, A review of the effect of legumes on ewe and cow fertility. Report for EBLEX, HCC, QMS and AgriSearch, EBLEX.
Marley, C, Fychan, R, Gordon, N, Leyland, M, Theobald, V, Sanderson, R, Abberton, M & Theobald, VJ 2011, Effects of incorporating lupins compared with soya bean meal into concentrate diets on nitrogen and phosphorus partitioning and utilisation in dairy cows. in Lupin crops: an opportunity for today, a promise for the future. Proceedings of the 13th International Lupin Conference, Poznan´, Poland, 6-10 June 2011. International Lupin Association, Canterbury: New Zealand, pp. 31-31, The 13th International Lupin Conference “Lupin crops – an opportunity for today, a promise for the future”, Poznań, Poland, 2011.
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Davies, JW & Sanderson, R 2011, The effects of chicory when sown with different combinations of ryegrass, either with or without red clover, on the nutritive value of harvested forage. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 10th Research Conference, 250-21st September 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. British Grassland Society, pp. 53-53, 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Belfast, 2011.
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Gordon, N, Leyland, M & Sanderson, R 2011, The effects of two different soil management treatments on forage DM, fermentation characteristics and silage quality during the first harvest year. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 10th Research Conference, 250-21st September 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. British Grassland Society, pp. 127-127, 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Belfast, 2011.
Fychan, R, Leemans, DK, Theobald, V, Davies, DR, Sanderson, R & Marley, C 2011, The effects of chicory when ensiled alone or in combination with other forages on fermentation characteristics and silage quality. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 10th Research Conference, 20-21st September 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. British Grassland Society, pp. 51, 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Belfast, 2011.
Powell, H, McCalman, H & Marley, C 2011, The SLP project (evaluating sustainable lamb production) - developing research into practice with welsh livestock farmers. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 10th Research Conference, 250-21st September 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. British Grassland Society, pp. 115-115, 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Belfast, 2011.
McCalman, H, Powell, H & Marley, C 2011, Developing research into practice with Welsh livestock Farmers- the PROSOIL project. in Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 10th Research Conference, 250-21st September 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. Prifysgol Aberystwyth | Aberystwyth University, pp. 39-39, 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Belfast, 2011.
Marley, CL, Scott, MB, Bakewell, EL, Leemans, DK, Sanderson, R, Davies, DR, Neuhoff, D (ed.), Halberg, N (ed.), Alfoldi, T (ed.), Lockeretz, W (ed.), Thommen, A (ed.), Rasmussen, IA (ed.), Hermansen, J (ed.), Vaarst, M (ed.), Lueck, L (ed.), Caporali, F (ed.), Jensen, HH (ed.), Migliorini, P (ed.) & Willer, H (ed.) 2008, Effects of red clover and maize silages on the carriage of gut pathogens in steers. in Cultivating the Future Based on Science. Volume 2: Livestock, Socio-economy and Cross disciplinary Research in Organic Agriculture: Proceedings of the Second Scientific Conference of the International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR), held at the 16th IFOAM Organic World Conference in Cooperation with the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) and the Consorzio ModenaBio. 1st edn, pp. 93-96, Second Scientific Conference of the International Society of Organic Agriculture Research (ISOFAR), held at the 16th IFOAM Organic World Conference in Cooperation with the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) and the Consorzio ModenaBio, Modena, Italy, 2008.
Cardenas, LM, Chadwick, DR, Scholefield, D, Fychan, AR, Marley, CL, Jones, R, Bol, R, Well, R & Vallejo, A 2007, 'The effect of diet manipulation on nitrous oxide and methane emissions from manure application to incubated grassland soils' Atmospheric Environment, vol 41, no. 33, pp. 7096-7107. DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2007.04.055
Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Fisher, WJ, Forbes, AB, Jones, R, Moorby, JM, MacRae, JC & Theodorou, MK 2007, 'Effects of continuous or rotational grazing of two perennial ryegrass varieties on the chemical composition of the herbage and the performance of finishing lambs' Grass and Forage Science, vol 62, no. 3, pp. 255-264. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2494.2007.00582.x
Marley, CL, Fychan, R, Fraser, MD, Sanderson, R & Jones, R 2007, 'Effects of feeding different ensiled forages on the productivity and nutrient-use efficiency of finishing lambs' Grass and Forage Science, vol 62, no. 1, pp. 1-12. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2494.2007.00556.x
Marley, CL & Sanderson, R 2007, Optimising nutrient budgets for livestock systems based on alternative forage crops. Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.
Fychan, AR, Marley, CL, Roberts, JE, Lewis, GG, Theobald, VJ, Jones, R, Hopkins, JJ (ed.), Duncan, AJ (ed.), McCracken, DI (ed.), Peel, S (ed.) & Tallowin, JRB (ed.) 2007, 'Effects of applying slurry on the yield of red clover, lucerne or hybrid ryegrass when cut for silage production' Paper presented at High Value Grasslands: providing biodiversity, a clean environment and premium products'. A joint BGS/BSAS/BES Conference, University of Keele, Staffordshire, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2007 - 2007, pp. 213-216.
Fychan, R, Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Theobald, VJ, Jones, R, Hopkins, JJ (ed.), Duncan, AJ (ed.), McCracken, DI (ed.), Peel, S (ed.) & Tallowin, JRB (ed.) 2007, The effects of feeding different ensiled forages on the minerals excreted from growing lambs - implications for farm nutrient budgets. in High Value Grassland: providing biodiversity, a clean environment and premium products. British Grassland Society, pp. 217-220, High Value Grasslands: providing biodiversity, a clean environment and premium products'. A joint BGS/BSAS/BES Conference, University of Keele, Staffordshire, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2007.
Weller, RF, Marley, CL & Moorby, JM 2007, Effect of organic and conventional feeding regimes and husbandry methods on the quality of milk and dairy productsHandbook of organic food safety and quality. in J Cooper, U Niggli & C Leifert (eds), Handbook of organic food safety and quality: Effect of organic and conventional feeding regimes and husbandry methods on the quality of milk and dairy products. vol. Chapter 7, Elsevier.
Fychan, R, Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Theobald, V & Jones, R 2007, The effects of feeding different ensiled forages on the minerals excreted from growing lambs - implications for farm nutrient budgets. in JJ Hopkins, AJ Duncan, DI McCracken, S Peel & JRB Tallowin (eds), High value grassland: providing biodiversity, a clean environment and premium products: Proceedings of the BGS/BES/BSAS Conference. vol. 38, British Grassland Society Occasional Symposium, no. 38, British Grassland Society, pp. 217-220.
Marley, C, Fychan, A, Roberts, JE, Theobald, V & Jones, R 2007, The effects of two different in-silo absorbents on the quantity of effluent produced when ensiling forage kale without wilting. in JJ Hopkins, AJ Duncan, DI McCracken, S Peel & JRB Tallowin (eds), High Value Grasslands: Providing Biodiversity a Clean Environment and Premium Products. British Grassland Society Symposium, British Grassland Society, pp. 269-272.
Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Davies, DA, Rees, ME, Vale, JE & Forbes, AB 2006, 'The effect of mixed and sequential grazing of cattle and sheep on the faecal egg counts and growth rates of weaned lambs when treated with anthelmintics' Veterinary Parasitology, vol 142, no. 1-2, pp. 134-141. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2006.06.030
Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Roberts, JE, Fychan, AR & Jones, R 2006, 'Effects of legume forages on ovine gastrointestinal parasite development, migration and survival.' Veterinary Parasitology, vol 138, no. 3-4, pp. 308-317. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2006.02.001
Marley, CL, Cook, R, Barrett, J, Keatinge, R & Lampkin, NH 2006, 'The effect of birdsfoot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus) and chicory (Cichorium intybus) when compared with perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) on ovine gastrointestinal parasite development, survival and migration' Veterinary Parasitology, vol 138, no. 3-4, pp. 280-290. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2006.01.029
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR & Jones, R 2006, 'Yield, persistency and chemical composition of Lotus species and varieties (birdsfoot trefoil and greater birdsfoot trefoil) when harvested for silage in the UK' Grass and Forage Science, vol 61, no. 2, pp. 134-145. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2494.2006.00516.x
Hobbs, PJ, Wade, MJ, Jones, R, Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Williams, JS & Dhanoa, MS 2006, 'Managing manure by a greater understanding of its metabolic profile? Adopting new technologies' pp. 11-13.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Fraser, MD, Roberts, JE, Lewis, GG, Theobald, VJ & Jones, R 2006, Effects of applying slurries from livestock fed on different forages or inorganic nitrogen on swards of hybrid ryegrass. in JM Moorby (ed.), Grassland as a Multifunctional Resource. pp. 51-52, 8th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Cirencester, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2006.
Fychan, AR, Marley, CL, Roberts, JE, Lewis, GG, Theobald, VJ & Jones, R 2006, Effects of red clover, lucerne or hybrid ryegrass on the yield of a subsequent crop of winter or spring barley. in 8th British Grassland Society Research Conference, 'Grassland as a Multifunctional Resource', Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, 4-6 September 2006. pp. 3, 8th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Cirencester, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2006.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Roberts, JE, Theobald, VJ & Jones, R 2006, The effects of an in-silo absorbent on the quantity of effluent produced when ensiling forage peas with and without wilting. in JM Moorby (ed.), 8th British Grassland Society Research Conference, 'Grassland as a Multifunctional Resource', Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester, 4-6 September 2006. British Grassland Society, pp. 51, 8th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Cirencester, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2006.
Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Fychan, AR, Theobald, VJ & Jones, R 2005, 'Effect of forage legumes and anthelmintic treatment on the performance, nutritional status and nematode parasites of grazing lambs' Veterinary Parasitology, vol 131, no. 3-4, pp. 267-282. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2005.04.037
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR, Jones, R, O'Mara, FP (ed.), Wilkins, RJ (ed.), 't Mannetje, L (ed.), Lovett, DK (ed.), Rogers, PAM (ed.) & Boland, TM (ed.) 2005, Condensed tannins in different varieties of Lotus corniculatus. in International Grassland Congress. pp. 246, XX International Grassland Conference, Dublin, Ireland, 2005.
Marley, CL, Fychan, AR & Jones, R 2005, Effect of variety and species on the chemical composition of Lotus when ensiled. in S Rae & M Park (eds), Silage production and utilisation: Proceedings of the XIVth International Silage Conference, a satellite workshop of the XXth International Grassland Congress, Belfast, Northern Ireland, July 2005.. Wageningen Academic Publishers, pp. 170.
Fychan, AR, Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Jones, R, Park, RS (ed.) & Stronge, MD (ed.) 2005, Effect of feeding red clover, lucerne and kale silage on the voluntary intake and liveweight gain of growing lambs. in Silage production and utilisation. Micro-satellite of International Grassland Congress - incorporating the XIV International Silage Conference, Belfast 3-6 July 2005. Wageningen Academic Publishers, pp. 155-156, Silage production and utilisation. Micro-satellite of International Grassland Congress - incorporating the XIV International Silage Conference, Belfast, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2005.
Cardenas, LM, Vallejo, A, Chadwick, DR, Scholefield, D, Fychan, A, Marley, C & Jones, R 2005, 'Effect on soil N emissions of slurry application from sheep fed different diets' Paper presented at 2005 14th N-Workshop , Maastricht, Netherlands, 2005 - 2005, pp. 80.
Dagleish, MP, Ashley, F, Marley, CL, MacKenzie, C, McDonald, JE, Siah, S & Sanderson, S 2004, 'Onagers, a potential pasture parasite management tool in zoological collections' Veterinary Record, vol 154, no. 4, pp. 118-119. DOI: 10.1136/vr.154.4.118
Marley, CL, Cook, R, Barrett, J, Keatinge, R, Lampkin, NH & McBride, SD 2003, 'The effect of dietary forage on the development and survival of helminth parasites in ovine faeces' Veterinary Parasitology, vol 118, no. 1-2, pp. 93-107. DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2003.10.004
Marley, CL, Winters, AL, Fraser, MD, Fychan, AR & Jones, R 2003, 'The effect of sowing ratio and stage of maturity at harvest on yield, persistency and chemical composition of fresh and ensiled red clover/lucerne bi-crops' Grass and Forage Science, vol 58, no. 4, pp. 397-406. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2494.2003.00392.x
Marley, CL, Cook, R, Keatinge, R, Barrett, J & Lampkin, NH 2003, 'The effect of birdsfoot trefoil (Lotus corniculatus) and chicory (Cichorium intybus) on parasite intensities and performance of lambs naturally infected with helminth parasites.' Veterinary Parasitology, vol 112, no. 1-2, pp. 147-155. DOI: 10.1016/S0304-4017(02)00412-0
Fraser, MD, Vale, JE & Marley, CL 2003, 'Effects on sward composition and subsequent nutritive value of summer grazing of Molinia dominant SNRG' pp. 23-24.
Marley, CL, Rees, EM, Fraser, MD, Vale, JE & Forbes, AB 2003, 'Effect of mixed or sequential grazing of cattle and sheep on gastro-intestinal parasites in weaned lambs' Paper presented at 7th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2003 - 2003, pp. 99-100.
Fraser, MD, Marley, CL & Vale, JE 2003, 'Effect of red clover silage:grass silage ratio on the performance of beef steers' Paper presented at 7th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2003 - 2003, pp. 1-3.
Marley, CL, Fraser, MD, Fychan, AR, Theobald, VJ & Jones, R 2003, 'The effect of legume forages on helminth parasites in grazing lambs' Paper presented at 7th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2003 - 2003, pp. 43-44.
Fychan, AR, Marley, CL, Roberts, JE, Theobald, VJ & Jones, R 2003, Evaluation of Lotus varieties for yield and persistency when grown in the UK. in Proceedings of the 7th British Grassland Society (BGS) Research Conference, Aberystwyth, 1-3 September 2003. pp. 87-88, 7th British Grassland Society Research Conference, Aberystwyth, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 2003.
Marley, CL, Barrett, J, Lampkin, NH, Cook, R, Keatinge, R, Durand, JL (ed.), Emile, JC (ed.), Huyghe, C (ed.) & Lemaire, G (ed.) 2002, 'The potential for alternative forages to control helminth parasites in sheep.' Paper presented at 19th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation, La Rochelle, France, 2002 - 2002, pp. 580-581.
Barrett, J, Lampkin, NH, Marley, CL, Cook, R, Keatinge, R & Hopkins, A (ed.) 2001, 'Alternative control of parasites of organic livestock: effect of pasture environment on gastrointestinal parasite development and survival' pp. 129-132.
Courtney, D, Chadwick, DR, Chapple, D, Duller, CJ, Evans, B, Fychan, A, Jones, R, Marley, C, McCalman, H, McLean, B, Middlemass, C, Minter, C, Morgan, CT & Tallowin, JRB 2001, Managing grassland on farms affected by foot and mouth. MAFF Final Working Group Report 2001, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.