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


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.
Strategies for maintaining a functional legume contribution to forage mixturesCollins, R., Lloyd, D. & Marshall, A. 2017 In : Aspects of Applied Biology.136, p. 245-2527 p.
Weed suppression greatly increased by plant diversity in intensively managed grasslands: a continental-scale experimentConnolly, J., Sebastia, M. -T., Kirwan, L., Finn, J. A., Llurba, R., Suter, M., Collins, R., Porqueddu, C., Helgadóttir, Á., Baadshaug, O. H., Bélanger, G., Black, A., Brophy, C., Čop, J., Dalmannsdóttir, S., Delgado, I., Elgersma, A., Fothergill, M., Frankow-Lindberg, B. E., Ghesquiere, A., Golinski, P., Grieu, P., Gustavsson, A-M., Höglind, M., Huguenin-Elie, O., Jørgensen, M., Kadziuliene, Z., Lunnan, T., Nykanen-Kurki, P., Ribas, A., Taube, F., Thumm, U., De Vliegher, A. & Lüscher, A. 2017 In : Journal of Applied Ecology.55, 2, p. 852-86211 p.
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