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Modelling crops of agricultural importance - RP0123

To examine changes in crop types of agricultural importance in recent years to determine whether the current modelling capabilities for assessing the transfer of radionuclides through the foodchain remain adequate. The project will also consider the effects of changes in agricultural practices.
To produce a report which examines the changes in crops of agricultural importance during recent years and determines whether the current modelling capabilities are adequate to predict the movement of radioactivity through these important foodstuffs. The report will include consideration of changes in agricultural practices over the last decade and the implications of such changes in the context of radionuclide transport.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1994

To: 1995

Cost: £8,460
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Kane and Hill