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Theme: Propagation and establishment

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HH1201SHN: Develop principles for optimising HNS propagation by investigating the interaction of stockplant ...
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £459,040
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1202SHN: Develop principles for optimising the micropropagation of HNS by investigating the effects of shoot development in...
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £252,320
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1203SHN: To improve the establishment and subsequent growth of HNS plants in containers through an understanding of the...
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £346,560
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1204SFV: The use of priming techniques for the production of germinated seed and its seperation from non germinated seed.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1996, Cost £147,240
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1205SHN: To devise models for optimizing the supply of water and nutrients to HNS cuttings and container-grown plants.
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £54,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1206SFV: To influence and determine the importance of factors in the pre-emergence phase influencing seedling establishment.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £547,125
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International, Silsoe Research Institute (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1207SFV: To identify physiological and biochemical factors which biochemical bases of seed vigour in vegetable crops.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £188,240
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1208SHN: Methods for optimising the hydraulic properties of growing media for HNS.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £165,240
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1209SHN: Elucidating and improving the role of auxin at all stages in the propagation of HNS cuttings
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2000, Cost £477,507
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
 
HH1210SHN: The mechanism of wound-auxin interaction involved in the rooting of HNS cuttings
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2000, Cost £261,859
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
 
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