Saxton, V.P., Creasy, G.L., Paterson, A.M., Trought, M.C.T. Behavioural responses of European blackbirds and Australasian silvereyes to varying acid and sugar levels in artificial grapes. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture 60:1:82-86, 2009
Saxton, V.P., New Zealand Wine Industry - the inside story. 'Casa' Vol 3, Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), Rome, pp12-15, 2009.
Saxton, Valerie, McEntee, Dale and Hutchinson, Clarre, Native trees can help deter bird pests. NZ Winegrower, June-July pp 84-85, 2008.
Saxont, Valerie. Encouraging growers to adopt the Falcons for Grapes project to reduce bird damage. Australian Viticulture, Vol 12, Number 5, Sept-Oct, pp 68-71, 2008.
Saxton, V.P. Comparing different coloured bird netting. New Zealand Winegrower 10 (4): 53-55, 2007.
Saxton, V.P. The Canadian experience. New Zealand Winegrower 11 (1): p82, 2007.
Saxton, V.P. Wild falcons rule pest birds. Practical Wineyard Vineyard. 46-49, 2007.
Saxton, V.P. Vineyard birds - why so many? Ecological management of problem bird populations in vineyards requires understanding of why so many are there. New Zealand Third Biennial Australasian Ornithological Conference, Blenheim, 6-10 December, p15, 2005.
Saxton, V.P, Creasy, G., Paterson, A.M., Trought, M.C. A bird's eye view of grapes. New Zealand Winegrower 9 (2): p56, 2005.
Saxton, V.P., Creasy, G.L., Paterson, A.M., Trought, M.C.T. Experimental method to investigate and monitor bird behaviour and damage in vineyards. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture 55: 288-291, 2004.
Saxton, V.P. Response of blackbirds (Turdus merula) and silvereyes (Zosterops lateralis) to Geraniol and 2-Methoxy-3-Isobutylpyrazine. American Journal of Enology and Viticulture 55: 292-294, 2004.
Saxton, V.P., Hickling, G.J., Trought, M.C.T., Creasy, G.L. Comparative behaviour of free-ranging blackbirds (Turdus merula) and silvereyes (Zosterops lateralis) with hexose sugars in artificial grapes. Applied Animal Behaviour Science 85: 157-166, 2004.
Saxton, V.P., Trought, M.C.T., Creasy, G.L., Paterson, A.M. Implications of bird behaviour for bird management. In Proceedings 9th Annual Romeo Bragato Conference, Wellington, New Zealand, 2003.
Saxton, V.P.,Creasy, G.L, Paterson, A.M., Trought, M.C.T. Bird foraging behaviour in vineyards in New Zealand. Annual Conference of the American Society for Enology and Viticulture, Reno, Nevada, 2003.
Saxton, V.P. Calcium and the Vine - Part 2. Australian Wine Industry Journal 17: 59-62, 2002.