Mr Markku Farrell

Mr Markku Farrell

Research Support Scientist

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Climate-smart Strategies to Safeguard Persistency and Achieve Sustainable Grassland ProductionHumphreys, M., Loka, D., Gwynn-Jones, D., Scullion, J., Doonan, J., Gasior, D., Harper, J., Farrell, M., Kingston-Smith, A., Dodd, R., Chadwick, D., Hill, P., Mills, G., Hayes, F., Robinson, D. & Jones, D. 2016
Genetic Differentiation in Response to Selection for Water-Soluble Carbohydrate Content in Perennial Ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.)Gallagher, J. A., Turner, L. B., Cairns, A. J., Farrell, M. S., Lovatt, J. A., Skøt, K. P., Armstead, I. P., Humphreys, M. O. & Roldan_Ruiz, I. 2015 In : Bioenergy Research.8, 1, p. 77-9014 p.
The potential of novel Festulolium (2n=4x=28) hybrids as productive, nutrient-use-efficient fodder for ruminantsHumphreys, M. W., O'Donovan, S. A., Farrell, M. S., Gay, A. P. & Kingston-Smith, A. H. 2014 In : Food and Energy Security.3, 2, p. 98-11013 p.
Resilient and multifunctional grasslands for agriculture and environmental service during a time of climate changeHumphreys, M., Farrell, M., Detheridge, A., Scullion, J., Kingston-Smith, A. & O'Donovan, S. A. 2013 The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future: Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. Helgadóttir, Á. & Hopkins, A. (eds.). European Grassland Federation, p. 335-3373 p.
Designing grass cuiltivars for droughts and floodsHumphreys, M. W., Macleod, C. J. A., Whalley, W. R., Turner, L. B., Farrell, M. S., Ghesquiere, M. & Haygarth, P. M. 2012 Breeding Strategies for Sustainable Forage and Turf Grass Improvement. Barth, S. & Milbourne, D. (eds.). 2013 ed.Springer Nature, p. 171-18010 p.
Breeding for Bio-ethanol Production in Lolium perenne L.: Association of Allelic Variation with High Water-Soluble Carbohydrate ContentFarrar, K., Bryant, D. N., Turner, L. B., Gallagher, J. A., Thomas, A. M., Farrell, M. S., Humphreys, M. O. & Donnison, I. S. 2012 In : Bioenergy Research.5, 1, p. 149-1579 p.
Testing water-soluble carbohydrate QTL effects in perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) by marker selectionTurner, L. B., Farrell, M. S., Humphreys, M. O. & Dolstra, O. 2010 In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics.121, 8, p. 1405-141713 p.
Testing a QTL index for marker selection of water-soluble carbohydrate content in perennial ryegrassFarrell, M. S., Turner, L. B., Cairns, A. J. & Humphreys, M. O. 2010 Sustainable use of Genetic Diversity in Forage and Turf Breeding. Huyghe, C. (ed.). Springer Nature, p. 465-4695 p.
The production of a wide hybrid between Lolium multiflorum and the North African Festuca species festuca arundinacea subsp. atlantigenaHarper, J. A., Gasior, D., Humphreys, M. W., Farrell, M., King, J. & King, I. P. 2010
Lolium perenne partial rs1 gene for a putative salt-stress root protein, exons 1-4, strain LTS18.Turner, L. B., Macleod, C. J. A., Watts, C., Clark, L. J., Whalley, R., Binley, A., Papadopoulos, A., Farrell, M., O'Donovan, S., Hawkins, S., Skot, L., Haygarth, P. M., King, I. & Humphreys, M. W. 2009
Testing a QTL index for marker selection of water-soluble carbohydrate content in perennial ryegrassTurner, L. B., Cairns, A. J., Farrell, M. & Humphreys, M. O. 2009 p. p. 121121 p.
Changes in SSR allele frequencies during phenotypic selection for water-soluble carbohydrate (WSC) in an experimental population of perennial ryegrassArmstead, I. P., Turner, L. B., Humphreys, M. O., Farrell, M. S., Cairns, A. J., Skøt, K. P., Farrar, K., Donnison, I. S. & Lubberstedt, T. (ed.) 2008 27th EUCARPIA Symposium on Improvement of Fodder Crops and Amenity Grasses.p. 19-235 p.
AberFarrell (BA13542) - diploidFarrell, M. S., Humphreys, M. O. & Thomas, G. L. 2008
Synteny between a major heading-date QTL in perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) and the Hd3 heading-date locus in riceArmstead, I. P., Turner, L. B., Farrell, M. S., Skøt, L., Gomez, P., Montoya, T., Donnison, I. S., King, I. P. & Humphreys, M. O. 2004 In : Theoretical and Applied Genetics.108, 5, p. 822-8287 p.