Dr Christina Marley

PhD

Dr Christina Marley

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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.

Publications

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.
Increasing legume forage productivity through slurry application – a way to intensify sustainable agriculture?Crotty, F., Fychan, A., Sanderson, R. & Marley, C., 2018 , In : Food and Energy Security.7, 11 p., e00144.
Stability, fatty acid composition and sensory properties of the M. Longissimus muscle from beef steers grazing either chicory / ryegrass or ryegrassMarley, C., Fychan, R., Davies, J., Theobald, V., Scollan, N., Richardson, R. I. & Sanderson, R., 2018 , In : Animal.12, 4, p. 882-88826 p.
Resilience of Festulolium in terms of productivity and impact on soil characteristics under machinery compactionMuhandiram Walawwe, N., Humphreys, M., Fychan, A., Scott, M., Theobald, V., Sanderson, R. & Marley, C., 2018 , Sustainable meat and milk production from grasslands: Proceedings of the 27th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Horan, B., Hennessey, D., O'Donovan, M., Kennedy, E., McCarthy, B., Finn, J. A. & O'Brien, B. (eds.). Teagasc, p. 304-3063 p. (European Grassland Federation; vol. 23).
Research and farming working together to develop grassland varieties resilient to extreme weather events to mitigate climate changePowell, H., Fychan, A., Marley, C., McCalman, H. & Humphreys, M., 2018 , Sustainable meat and milk production from grasslands: 27th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Horan, B., Hennessey, D., O'Donovan, M., Kennedy, E., McCarthy, B., Finn, J. A. & O'Brien, B. (eds.). Teagasc, p. 1013-1015 (Grassland Science in Europe; vol. 23).
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