Msangi, B.S.J., Bryant, M.J. and Thorne, P.J. (2005) Some factors affecting variation in milk yield in crossbred dairy cows on smallholder farms in north-east Tanzania. Tropical Animal Health and Production, 37: 403 – 412.
Romney, D.L., Thorne, P.J., Lukuyu, B. and Thornton, P.K. (2003) Maize as food and feed in intensive smallholder systems: management options for improved integration in mixed farming systems of east and southern Africa. Field Crops Research, 84: 159 – 168.
Thornton, P.K., Kristjanson, P.M. and Thorne, P.J. (2003) Measuring the potential impacts of food : feed crops: methods for ex ante assessment. Field Crops Research, 84: 199 – 212.
Thorne, P.J. and Tanner, J.C. (2002) Livestock and nutrient cycling in crop-animal systems in Asia. Agricultural Systems, 71: 111 – 126.
Delve, R.J., Cadisch, G., Tanner, J.C., Thorpe, W., Thorne, P.J. and Giller, K.E. (2001) Implications of livestock feeding management on soil fertility in the smallholder farming systems of sub-Saharan Africa. Agriculture Ecosystems and Environment, 84: 227-243.
P.J. Thorne and J.T. Dijkman. (2001) Simple decision support for feed planning Rome, Italy. Food and Agriculture Organisation – AGRIPPA: Agri-publishing for People in Agriculture.
Thorne, P.J., Subba, D.B., Walker, D.H., Thapa, B., Wood, C.D. and Sinclair, F.L. (1999) The basis of indigenous knowledge of tree fodder quality and its implications for the use of tree fodder in developing countries. Animal Feed Science and Technology, 81: 119 – 131.
Walker, D.H., Thorne, P.J., Sinclair, F.L., Thapa, B., Wood, C.D. and Subba, D.B. (1999) A systems approach to comparing indigenous and scientific knowledge : consistency and discriminatory power of indigenous and laboratory assessment of the nutritive value of tree fodder. Agricultural Systems, 62: 87 -103.
Thorne, P.J. and Herrero, M. (1998) The role of livestock in natural resources management. In: Food, Lands and Livelihoods. Proceedings of an International Conference held at the KARI Conference Centre, Nairobi, Kenya, 27 – 30 January, 1998. BSAS Occasional Publication no. 21. Edinburgh, UK. British Society of Animal Science. 87 – 94.
Thorne, P.J., Sinclair, F.L. and Walker, D.H. (1997) Using local knowledge of the feeding value of tree fodder. Agroforestry Forum, 8 (2): 45 – 49.
Romney, D.L., Thorne, P.J. and Thomas, D. (1994) Some animal-related factors influencing the cycling of nitrogen in mixed farming systems in sub-Saharan Africa. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 49: 163 – 172.
Thorne, P.J. (1993) A physical and financial appraisal of a feeding system using combinations of low-nutrient-dense and concentrated feeds for growing pigs in the Solomon Islands. Tropical Agriculture (Trinidad), 70: 78 – 82.
Thorne, P.J. (1992) Alternatives to imported compound feeds for growing pigs in the Solomon Islands. Tropical Agriculture (Trinidad), 69: 141 – 144.
Thorne, P.J. (1992) Amino-acid composition and aspects of protein quality in expeller copra meals for pig feeding. Tropical Science, 32: 145 – 151.
Thorne, P.J. (1992) Developing the use of local feed resources for pigs and poultry in Kiribati. World Animal Review, 72: 20 – 25.
Thorne, P.J. and Carlaw, P.M. (1992) Stover quality in pearl millet Tropical Agriculture (Trinidad), 69: 191 – 193.
Thorne, P.J., Wiseman, J., Cole, D.J.A. and Machin, D.H. (1992) Effects of inclusion of copra meal in balanced diets supplemented with synthetic amino acids on growth and fat deposition and composition in growing pigs fed ad libitum at a constant temperature of 25°C. Animal Feed Science and Technology, 40: 31 – 40.
Thorne, P.J., Wiseman, J., Cole, D.J.A. and Machin, D.H. (1989) The digestible and metabolizable energy value of copra meals and their prediction from chemical composition. Animal Production, 49: 459 – 466.
Thorne, P.J., Wiseman, J., Cole, D.J.A. and Machin, D.H. (1988) Use of diets containing high levels of copra meal for growing/finishing pigs and their supplementation to improve animal performance. Tropical Agriculture (Trinidad), 65: 197 – 201.