Mr Penri James

Mr Penri James


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Penri James is a graduate of the University of Wales, Bangor and lectures in farm management, land use and information technology in the rural context. He is particularly interested in utilising information technology - spreadsheet, database, and GIS - as decision making tools for rural businesses. Penri is the scheme co-ordinator for Foundation Degree Agriculture schemes, has responsibility in the Institute for coordinating agriculture franchise schemes with other colleges. He also has a research interest in modelling the behaviour of plant and animal systems.


Module Coordinator
Additional Lecturer

The Rural Resource; Business Analysis, Budgeting and Appraisal.


Morris, D & James, W 2017, 'Social Media, an Entrepreneurial Opportunity for Agricultural Based Enterprises' Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, vol 24, no. 4, pp. 1028-1045. DOI: 10.1108/JSBED-01-2017-0018
Williams, ML, James, W & Rose, M 2017, 'Fixed-time data segmentation and behaviour classification of pasture-based cattle: Enhancing performance using a hidden Markov model' Computers and Electronics in Agriculture. DOI: 10.1016/j.compag.2017.11.010
Morris, D & James, P 2016, 'Social Media, an Entrepreneurial Opportunity for Agricultural Based Enterprises.' Paper presented at Institute of Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference, Paris, France, 2016 - 2016, .
Williams, M, MacParthalain, N, Brewer, P, James, P & Rose, M 2016, 'A novel behavioral model of the pasture-based dairy cow from GPS data using data mining and machine learning techniques' Journal of Dairy Science, vol 99, no. 3, pp. 2063-2075. DOI: 10.3168/jds.2015-10254
Huws, SA, Griffith, GW, Edwards, JE, Williams, HW, James, WP, Owen, IG & Kingston-Smith, AH 2013, 'Sicrhau argaeledd cynnyrch cil gnowyr o'r ansawdd orau mewn modd effethlon' Gwerddon, vol 13, pp. 10-28.
Warren, J, Topping, CJ & James, P 2009, 'A unifying evolutionary theory for the biomass-diversity-fertility relationship' Theoretical Ecology, vol 2, no. 2, pp. 119-126. DOI: 10.1007/s12080-008-0035-z
Warren, J, James, P, Topping, CJ, James, WP & James, WP 2009, 'Spotting the invaders'.
James, WP & Warren, JM 2008, 'Do flowers wave to attract pollinators? A case study with Silene maritima' Journal of Evolutionary Biology, vol 21, no. 4, pp. 1024-1029. DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2008.01543.x