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CC0233: Nitrous oxide emissions from agricultural soils, and the potential for their reduction
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2001, Cost £308,587
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Edinburgh
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Theme:   Greenhouse gas emissions and control
Keywords:  
Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Land, Soils
 
 
EC0102: Assessing the Environmental Impact of Liberalising Agricultural Trade - With Special Reference to EU-Mercosur
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2011, Cost £98,923
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Agri-environment Workstream
Keywords:  
 
 
EP01037: NEBEI analysis on building soil
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2007, Cost £7,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Environmental Policy Economics
Keywords:  
 
 
HL0179LHN: Producing a horticultural growing media peat replacement through the retention of plant structure in composted food-processing waste "COMPEAT"
Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2010, Cost £415,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Madestein (UK) Ltd., IFR - Institute of Food Research (BBSRC), Scottish and Newcastle Beer Production L, Farplant Sales Limited, Del Monte, Diverse Technologies and Systems Ltd, Organic Recycling Ltd, Swedeponic UK Ltd, Horticultural Development Council, Composting Association, the, Bulrush Horticulture Ltd
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Waste Reduction and Recycling in the Food Chain
Keywords:  
Composting, Food manufacturing industry, Food Processing Sciences, Integrated Farming Systems, LINK Programme, Soils, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Farming and Food Science, Sustainable Farming Systems
 
 
IF01121: Validation of fertiliser manual (RB209) recommendations for grasslands
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2015, Cost £509,678
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0117: Review of the scientific literature to determine the extent of knowledge on the impact of crop management strategies on soil microbial populations
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2007, Cost £49,820
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0128: The impact of shortened rotations on rhizosphere microbial diversity
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2011, Cost £648,237
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0138: How does change in land-use between set-aside and cropping impact soil biodiversity and function?
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2011, Cost £270,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0153: A literature review of the effects of pesticides on micro-organisms during composting, and of the degradation of biodegradable plastic films and packaging during composting
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2008, Cost £30,993
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0154: A preliminary assessment of the greenhouse gases associated with growing media materials
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2008, Cost £29,663
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
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