Mr John Davies

Mr John Davies

Research Assistant

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Publications

2017

Marley, C., Fychan, R., Davies, J., Theobald, V., Scollan, N., Richardson, R.I., Sanderson, R. 2017. Stability, fatty acid composition and sensory properties of the M. Longissimus muscle from beef steers grazing either chicory / ryegrass or ryegrass. Animal Cadair

2016

Marley, C., Powell, H., Theobald, V., Davies, J., Scollan, N., Sanderson, R., Fychan, A. 2016. Effects of feeding red clover compared to ryegrass silage to growing cattle out-wintered on kale. Proceedings of the 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. 26th General Meeting of the European Grassland Federation. Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research, Trondheim, Norway, 4-8 September. . Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research pp. 406. Cadair

McCalmont, J., Davies, J., Clifton-Brown, J., Holder, A.J., Fraser, M. 2016. Miscanthus as a bedding source: A Welsh case study. SRUC and SEPA Biennial Conference - Agriculture and the Environment XI What future for our farming systems?: Environmental challenges and integrated solutions. Cadair

2015

Fychan, R., Crotty, F., Scott, M., Davies, J., Sanderson, R., Marley, C. 2015. Effects of different forages on the yield and composition of cereals within a rotation: Extended abstract. Improving Soil Health - Developing tools for land managers, Association of Applied Biologists. Cadair

Marley, C., Scott, M., Davies, J., Sanderson, R., Fychan, A. 2015. The effects of cultivation date and method on the establishment of lucerne in the UK. Proceedings of the 18th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation. Cadair

2014

Fychan, A.R., Scott, M.B., Davies, J.W., Crotty, F.V., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2014. Effects of previous cropping and establishment method on mineral concentration of whole-plant spring wheat. In A. Hopkins. (ed) EGF at 50: The Future of European Grasslands: Grassland Science in Europe. 25th EGF Conference. pp. 404-406. Cadair

Marley, C.L., Fychan, R., Davies, J.W., Scollan, N.D., Richardson, I., Theobald, V., Genever, E., Forbes, A.B., Sanderson, R. 2014. Effects of chicory / ryegrass swards compared with ryegrass swards on the performance and carcass quality of grazing beef steers. PLoS One 9 (1) e86259 10.1371/journal.pone.0086259 Cadair

2013

Fychan, A.R., Scott, M.B., Davies, J.W., Fleming, H.R., Theobald, V., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2013. Effects of different soil treatments on the yield and nutritive value of perennial ryegrass. Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 11th Research Conference, Dumfries, UK: Science and Practice for Grass-based Systems. 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference. British Grassland Society Cadair

Fraser, M.D., Fleming, H.R., Davies, J.W., Moorby, J.M. 2013. Effect of breed and pasture type on methane emissions by growing beef steers. Advances in Animal Biosciences: Proceedings of the 5th Greenhouse Gases and Animal Agriculture Conference (GGAA 2013), Dublin, Ireland. Greenhouse Gases & Animal Agriculture. Cambridge University Press pp. 359. 10.1017/S2040470013000101 Cadair

Marley, C.L., Fychan, A.R., Scott, M.B., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R. 2013. Yield, nitrogen and mineral content of chicory compared to perennial ryegrass, red clover or white clover over two harvest years. In À. Helgadóttir., A. Hopkins. (eds) Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation. European Grassland Federation, Borgarnes, Iceland pp. 249-251. Cadair

Marley, C.L., Fychan, A.R., Scott, M.B., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R. 2013. Trace element content of chicory compared with perennial ryegrass, red clover or white clover over two harvest years. In À. Helgadóttir., A. Hopkins. (eds) Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation. European Grassland Federation, Borgarnes pp. 252-253. Cadair

Fychan, A.R., Scott, M.B., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2013. The effects of sowing chicory in different ratios with ryegrass, either with or without red clover over two harvest years. In À. Helgadóttir., A. Hopkins. (eds) Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation. European Grassland Federation, Borgarnes, Iceland pp. 255-257. Cadair

Fychan, A.R., Davies, J.W., Scott, M.B., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2013. The effect of different sowing ratios on the persistency of chicory within ryegrass or a ryegrass-red clover mix. In À. Helgadóttir., A. Hopkins. (eds) Proceedings of the 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation: The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future, Threats and Perspectives in Less Favoured Areas. Grassland Science in Europe, vol. 18 17th Symposium of the European Grassland Federation. European Grassland Federation pp. 165-167. Cadair

Crotty, F.V., Fychan, A.R., Scullion, J., Davies, J.W., Scott, M.B., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2013. How agricultural management impacts the soil food web: comparing the effects of two different soil management treatments. Science and Practice for Grass-based Systems. 11th British Grassland Society Research Conference. Cadair

Crotty, F.V., Fychan, A.R., Scullion, J., Davies, J.W., Scott, M.B., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2013. How is the soil food web affected by management practices to promote high yielding and high quality grassland. Ento '13 International Symposium and Annual National Science Meeting.: Thirty years of Thornhill & Alcock: The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems. Ento '13 International Symposium and Annual National Science Meeting. Cadair

Crotty, F.V., Fychan, A.R., Scullion, J., Davies, J.W., Scott, M.B., Sanderson, R., Marley, C.L. 2013. Linking above ground management to below ground ecosystems: the effect of utilising alternative forages on the soil food web. Soil Ecology Society: Biodiversity and Function in Soil. 14th Biennial Soil Ecology Society Meeting 2013. Cadair

2011

Marley, C.L., Fychan, R., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R., Genever, E., Forbes, A.B. 2011. Effects of chicory / perennial ryegrass swards compared with perennial ryegrass swards on gastro-intestinal parasites in grazing beef steers. 8th International Symposium for the Nutrition of Herbivores. 10.1017/S2040470011002780 Cadair

Marley, C.L., Fychan, R., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R., Genever, E., Forbes, A.B. 2011. Effects of chicory / perennial ryegrass swards compared with perennial ryegrass swards on the faecal egg counts of grazing beef steers. Advances in Animal Biosciences: Proceedings of the British Society of Animal Science and the Association of Veterinary Teaching and Research Work. ASF/AVTR/BSAS/WPSA Annual Conference, 'Food Security - Challenges and Opportunities for Animal Science, Nottingham University. Cambridge University Press pp. 180-180. 10.1017/S204047001100001X Cadair

Marley, C.L., Fychan, R., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R., Genever, E., Forbes, A.B. 2011. Effects of chicory/perennial ryegrass swards compared with perennial ryegrass swards on gastro-intestinal parasites in grazing beef steers. 8th International Symposium on the Nutrition of Herbivores (ISNH8), Aberystwyth. Cadair

Marley, C.L., Fychan, R., Davies, J.W., Sanderson, R. 2011. The effects of chicory when sown with different combinations of ryegrass, either with or without red clover, on the nutritive value of harvested forage. Proceedings of the British Grassland Society 10th Research Conference, 250-21st September 2011, Belfast, Northern Ireland. 10th British Grassland Society Research Conference. British Grassland Society pp. 53-53. Cadair