Dr Rosemary Collins

Dr Rosemary Collins

Senior Lecturer

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  • Analysis of the structure and function of legume/grass mixtures
  • Development of selection criteria for producing varieties of white clover, red clover and Lotus
  • Changes in gene expression in legumes in response to abiotic stress


Root imaging showing comparisons in root distribution and ontogeny in novel Festulolium populations and closely related perennial ryegrass varietiesHumphreys, M., Doonan, J., Boyle, R., Camargo-Rodriguez, A., Marley, C., Williams, K., Farrell, M., Brook, J., Gasior, D., Loka, D., Collins, R., Marshall, A., Allen, D., Yadav, R., Dungait, J. A. J., Murray, P. J. & Harper, J. 2018 In : Food and Energy Security. e00145
Improving grassland and pasture management in temperate agricultureMarshall, A. (ed.) & Collins, R. (ed.) 2018 Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing. 486 p. (Burleigh Dodds Series in Agricultural Science)
AberSwan: Ac4835 - Trifolium repens (white clover) medium leaf size.Marshall, A., Lloyd, D. & Collins, R. 2018
Weeds in organic fertility-building leys: aspects of species richness and weed managementDoring, T., Storkey, J., Baddeley, J. A., Collins, R. P., Crowley, O., Howlett, S., Jones, H. E., McCalman, H., Measures, M., Pearce, H., Roderick, S., Watson, C. & Wolfe, M. 2017 In : Organic Farming.3, 1, p. 51-6514 p., 3
Improving the nutrient use efficiency of perennial forage species to enhance the sustainability of grassland based agricultureMarshall, A., Collins, R., Williams, K. S., Han, J., Corke, F. & Doonan, J. 2017 In : Aspects of Applied Biology.136, p. 221-2287 p.
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