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Dr Claire Morgan-Davies

Dr Claire Morgan-Davies

Dr Claire Morgan-Davies

Claire Morgan-Davies

 01838 400 210

Hill & Mountain Research Centre,

Kirkton Farm,


FK20 8RU


Claire is multidisciplinary scientist with a focus on extensive livestock production, particularly in mountain areas. Current interests include:

  • Assessment of farm labour and its role on farm viability.
  • Use of Electronic Identification (EID) and technology in extensive sheep systems  for improved management and profitability.
  • Uptake and knowledge exchange with farming industry.
  • Sustainable intensification in the hills, land abandonment.
  • Impacts of policies on farmers' economic options.

Leading Ideas

  • Animal Health & Welfare

Area of Strategic Research Programme

Further information the Scottish Government's Strategic Research Programme is available

  • Theme 2: Productive and sustainable land management and Rural Economies
  • 2.2 - Livestock Production, Health, Welfare, and Disease Control