Mr I.M. Harris - Staff Profile

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Mr Ian Harris
Research Farm Manager

Thoday Building, room G17


Tel: 01248 383736 (from U.K.)
+44 1248 383736 (International)


Recent Publications

Brockington, J.D., Harris, I.M. and Brook, R.M. (2015) Beyond the project cycle: a medium-term evaluation of agroforestry adoption and diffusion in a south Indian village. Agroforestry Systems.

Accepted: 16 October 2015 DOI 10.1007/s10457-015-9872-0

Gallagher, J., Harris, I.M., Packwood, A.J., Williams, A.P., Coughlan, P.,  and  McNabola, A.  (2015) A Strategic Assessment of Energy Recovery Sites in the Water Industry for UK and Ireland: Identifying Potential and Setting Constraints through Spatial Mapping. Renewable Energy, 81, September 2015, p808-815.

E. M. Keller, I.M.Harris and P Cross (2014) Identifying suitable queen rearing sites of Apis mellifera mellifera at a regional scale using morphometrics. Journal of Apicultural Research 53(2): 279-287.

Gibbons JM, Williamson JC, Williams AP, Withers PJA, Hockley N, Harris IM, Hughes JW, Taylor RL, Jones DL, Healey JR (2014) Sustainable nutrient management at field, farm and regional level: soil testing, nutrient budgets and the trade-off between lime application and greenhouse gas emissions. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 188, 48-56.

McNabola A, Coughlan P, Corcoran L, Power C, Williams AP, Harris I, Gallagher J, Styles D (2014) Energy recovery in the water industry using micro-hydropower: an opportunity to improve sustainability. Water Policy 16, 168-183

Jones D.L., Cross P., Withers P.J.A. DeLuca T.H., Robinson D.A., Quilliam R.S., Harris I.M., Chadwick D.R. and Edwards-Jones G. (2013). Nutrient stripping: the global disparity between food security and soil nutrient stocks. Journal of Applied Ecology. 50 (4), 851-863.

Edwards-Jones, G., Cross, P., Harris, I., Le Vay, L., Rayment, M., Scowen, M. and Waller, P. (2011) Provisioning services. In The UK National Ecosystems Assessment Technical Report. UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge.

Edwards-Jones, G., Plassmann, K. and Harris, I.M. (2009) Carbon footprinting in a commercial world: lessons from lamb. Journal of Agricultural Science, 147,  707–19.

Edwards-Jones, G., Milà i Canals, L., Hounsome, N., Truninger, M., Koerber, G., Hounsome, B., Cross, P., York, E.H., Hospido, A., Plassmann, K., Harris, I.M., Edwards, R.T., Day, G.A.S., Tomos, A.D., Cowell, S.J. and Jones, D.L. (2008) Testing the assertion that 'local food is best': the challenges of an evidence-based approach. Trends in Food Science & Technology 19: 265-274.

Norton, A.J., Bennett, S.J., Hughes, M., Dimmock, J.P.R.E., Wright, D., Newman, G., Harris, I.M. and Edwards-Jones, G. (2006) Determining the physical properties of flax fibre for industrial applications: the influence of agronomic practice. Annals of Applied Biology 149: 15-25.

Dimmock, J.P.R.E., Bennett, S.J., Wright, D., Edwards-Jones, G. and Harris, I.M. (2005) Agronomic evaluation and performance of flax varieties for industrial fibre production. Journal of Agricultural Science 143: 299-309.