Dr Malcolm Leitch

Dr Malcolm Leitch

Emeritus Lecturer

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Robson, P.R.H., Kelly, R., Jensen, E.F., Giddings, G.D., Leitch, M., Davey, C., Gay, A.P., Jenkins, G., Thomas, H., Donnison, I.S. 2011. A flexible quantitative methodology for the analysis of gene-flow between conventionally bred maize populations using microsatellite markers. Theoretical and Applied Genetics 122 (4) pp. 819-829. 10.1007/s00122-010-1489-0 Cadair

Robson, P.R., Kelly, R., Jensen, E.F., Davey, C., Gay, A.P., Thomas, H., Donnison, I.S., Leitch, M., Warren, J.M., Giddings, G.D., Jenkins, G. 2011. Factors affecting rates of cross-pollination in maize growing under typical UK conditions RG0124. DEFRA Report 2011 Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Cadair


Musa, M., Leitch, M.H., Iqbal, M., Sahi, F. 2010. Spatial arrangement affects growth characteristics of barley-pea intercrops. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology 12 (5) pp. 685-690. Cadair

Ansar, M., Cheema, M.N., Leitch, M.H. 2010. Effect of agronomic practices on the development of Septoria leaf blotch and its subsequent effect on growth and yield components of wheat. Pakistan Journal of Botany 42 (3) pp. 2125-2138. Cadair Other


Ofosu-Anim, J., Leitch, M.H. 2009. Relative efficacy of organic manures in spring barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). Australian Journal of Crop Science 3 (1) pp. 13-19. Cadair Other


Hussain, Z., Leitch, M.H. 2008. Effects of foliar applied sulfur and commercial growth regulators in wheat. Journal of Plant Nutrition 31 (10) pp. 1699-1710. 10.1080/01904160802324621 Other Cadair

Horne, M.R.L., Leitch, M.H. 2008. The uptake and distribution of zinc in potato (Solarnum tuberosum L.) treated with a foliar-applied ammoniacal zinc complex. IVth Balkan Symposium on Vegetables and Potatoes. Cadair


Hussain, Z., Leitch, M.H. 2007. The effect of sulphur and growth regulators on growth characteristics and grain yield of spring sown wheat. Journal of Plant Nutrition pp. 67-77. 10.1080/01904160601054999 Cadair


Leitch, M.H., Hussain, Z. 2005. The effect of applied sulphur on the growth, grain yield and control of powdery mildew in spring wheat. Annals of Applied Biology pp. 49-56. 10.1111/j.1744-7348.2005.00007.x Cadair


Robson, M.C., Robinson, D., Leitch, M.H., Watson, C.A., Litterick, A.M., Lampkin, N.H., Leifert, C., Fowler, S.M. 2002. The agronomic and economic potential of break crops for ley/arable rotations in temperate organic agriculture. Advances in Agronomy 77 pp. 369-427. 10.1016/S0065-2113(02)77018-1 Cadair Other


Hassan, F.U., Leitch, M.H. 2001. Dry matter accumulation in linseed (Linum usitatissimum L.). Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science 187 (2) pp. 83-87. 10.1046/j.1439-037X.2001.00504.x Cadair