Specific research interests include the optimisation of nutrient use from soil to animal products within ruminant livestock systems to reduce reliance on imported feeds and fertilisers and the use of nutrition to improve animal health.
Collins, R, Marley, C, Williams, K, Sanderson, R & Humphreys, M 2019, 'Approaches to breeding forages for improved soil structure: the ‘Sureroot’ project.' Paper presented at BGS/BSSS Winter Meeting, Birmingham, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 19 Mar 2019 - 19 Mar 2019, pp. 19-22.
Marley, C, Powell, H, Fychan, R, Crotty, F & McCalman, H
2019, 'Developing Sustainable Livestock Systems through Participatory Farmer Research
' Advances in Animal Biosciences
, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 125. https://doi.org/10.1017/S2040470019000013
Crotty, F, McCalman, H, Powell, H, Buckingham, S & Marley, C
2019, 'Should farmers apply fertiliser according to when their daffodils are in flower? Utilising a 'farmer-science' approach to understanding the impact of soil temperature on spring N fertiliser application in Wales
' Soil Use and Management
, vol. 35, no. 1, pp. 169-176. https://doi.org/10.1111/sum.12503
Crotty, F, Fychan, A, Sanderson, R & Marley, C
2018, 'Increasing legume forage productivity through slurry application – a way to intensify sustainable agriculture?
' Food and Energy Security
, vol. 7, e00144. https://doi.org/10.1002/fes3.144
Powell, H, Fychan, A, Marley, C, McCalman, H & Humphreys, M 2018, Research and farming working together to develop grassland varieties resilient to extreme weather events to mitigate climate change. in B Horan, D Hennessey, M O'Donovan, E Kennedy, B McCarthy, JA Finn & B O'Brien (eds), Sustainable meat and milk production from grasslands: 27th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 23, Teagasc, pp. 1013-1015, 27th EGF General Meeting, Cork, Ireland, 17 Jun 2018.More publications on the Research Portal