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AC0204: A study of the scope for the application of research in animal genomics and breeding to reduce nitrogen and methane emissions from livestock based food chains
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2008, Cost £49,935
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Genesis Faraday Partnership
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Theme:   Mitigating Nitrogen and Carbon Emissions to Air
Keywords:  
Breeding, Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Agriculture and Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Genetics, Livestock, Sustainable Production
 
 
EV01010: National and Regional Wild Bird Indicators - Non R&D
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2011, Cost £264,304
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Royal Society for Protection of Birds
Field of Study:   Environmental Protection - Agriculture
Theme:   Environmental Strategy
Keywords:  
Birds, Breeding, Environment, Environmental Change, Environmental monitoring, Environmental Protection, Farming, Forestry, Indicators, Nature conservation, Sustainable Development, Wildlife, Wildlife conservation, Biodiversity
 
 
FO0306: Developing resources for genetic improvement of strawberry
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2008, Cost £199,810
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   East Malling Research
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Quality Food for Healthy Eating
Keywords:  
Breeding, Farming, Allocated - EMR, Fruit, Horticulture, Strawberries, Sustainable Farming and Food
 
 
FO0313: Development of improved cultivars to reduce environmental impact of strawberry production in the UK
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £673,392
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Keywords:  
 
 
FT1009: Investigating Wheat Functionality Through Breeding and End Use (FQS 23)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2007, Cost £554,835
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Nickerson UK Ltd, New Farm Crops LTD, Monsanto UK Ltd, National Association of British and Irish Millers (NABIM), Rothamsted Research (BBSRC), University - East Anglia, Home Grown Cereals Authority, John Innes Centre (BBSRC), Campden Technology Ltd, Federation of Bakers
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Food Quality and Safety LINK Programme
Keywords:  
Breeding, Cereals, Food and Drink, Food Industry Sustainability Strategy, Food manufacturing industry, Food Quality, Materials Science, Baking, Sustainable Farming and Food, Biotechnology
 
 
GC0132SFV: Maintenance of Pea Gene Bank
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2007, Cost £99,561
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   John Innes Centre (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Plant Genetics
Theme:   Plant Genetic Resources.
Keywords:  
Breeding, Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resource Use, Peas, Sustainable Farming and Food, Vegetables
 
 
HH0903SFV: Genetic improvement of broccoli.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1999, Cost £1,078,316
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Breeding for annual crops
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Breeding, Farming, Horticulture, Pest Control, Vegetables
 
 
HH0909SFV: Genetics of transformation and regeneration in horticultural brassicas.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2002, Cost £298,195
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   John Innes Centre (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Supply of Flowers, Fruit and Vegetables
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Breeding, Farming, Genetically modified food and crops, GM Food, Horticulture, Quality, Vegetables, Biotechnology
 
 
HH0910SFV: New techniques for genetic improvement of horticultural brassicas.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2004, Cost £1,323,082
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Supply of Flowers, Fruit and Vegetables
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Breeding, Farming, GM Food, Horticulture, Vegetables, Biotechnology
 
 
HH0911SFV: Genetic improvement of lettuce.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2004, Cost £841,013
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Supply of Flowers, Fruit and Vegetables
Keywords:  
Breeding, Disease Control, Farming, GM Food, Horticulture, Lettuce, Organic Farming, Vegetables, Biotechnology
 
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