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Theme: Breeding for annual crops

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HH0901SFV: To develop and apply techniques to improve the efficiency of vegetable breeding programmes.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £626,240
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH0902SMU: Mushroom strain improvement through development of genetic engineering technologies and the exploitation of the......
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £457,760
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
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
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Breeding, Farming, Horticulture, Pest Control, Vegetables
 
 
HH0904SFV: Genetic improvement of lettuce.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1999, Cost £897,604
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH0905SFV: Genetic improvement of carrot.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1999, Cost £438,694
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH0906SFV: Genetic improvement of onion and leek.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1999, Cost £464,877
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH0908SMU: Mushroom strain improvement through genetic engineering technology.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2000, Cost £513,603
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH0912: Functional analysis of genes expressed in post harvest broccoli
Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2000, Cost £22,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH0915SFV: A first step to `smart` plants; isolating nutrient- responsive promoters.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 1999, Cost £10,003
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
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