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Researcher: Penrose, B (Dr Beth Penrose)

Fields of Research

Agronomy
Public Nutrition Intervention
Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Animal Nutrition
Crop and Pasture Production
Sustainable Agricultural Development
Environmental Rehabilitation (excl. Bioremediation)
Geochemistry
Soil Chemistry (excl. Carbon Sequestration Science)
Crop and Pasture Biochemistry and Physiology
Nutrition and Dietetics
Rural Sociology
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Soil Biology

Research Objectives

Sown Pastures (excl. Lucerne)
Wheat
Nutrition
Beef Cattle
Mining Land and Water Management
Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production
Pasture, Browse and Fodder Crops
Horticultural Crops
Rural Health
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Expanding Knowledge in the Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Sheep - Meat
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Land Management
Learner Development
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Soils

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A reconnaissance survey of farmers’ awareness of hypomagnesaemic tetany in UK cattle and sheep farms; PLoS ONE
Are the nutrients really being leached out of supermarket fruits and vegetables?
Australian consumer perceptions of regionally grown fruits and vegetables: importance, enablers, and barriers; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Can trace elements improve frost tolerance?
Forage grasses with lower uptake of caesium and strontium could provide ‘safer’ crops for radiologically contaminated areas; PLoS One
How do consumers define, identify, and source regionally grown fruits and vegetables? A cross-sectional study in two agricultural regions of Australia; 43rd Annual Scientific Meeting
Inter-cultivar variation in soil-to-plant transfer of radiocaesium and radiostrontium in Brassica oleracea; Journal of Environmental Radioactivity
Inter-varietal variation in caesium and strontium uptake by plants: a meta-analysi; Journal of Environmental Radioactivity
Magnesium biofortification of Italian ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum L.) via agronomy and breeding as a potential way to reduce grass tetany in grazing ruminants; Plant and Soil
Micronutrients limiting pasture production in Australia; Crop and Pasture Science
Online tools adapted from industry for teaching agricultural science at university; Agricultural Education Symposium
Online tools adapted from industry for teaching agricultural science at university; Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education
Prospects for improving perennial legume persistence in mixed grazed pastures of south-eastern Australia, with particular reference to white clover; Crop and Pasture Science

Research Projects

Examining pollutant linkage chains at the Royal George Tailings, Tasmania

Research Candidate Supervision