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Theme: To improve nutrient utilisation for growth and lactation

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LK0309: Dietary enzymes to improve nutrient flow in rumunants
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1997, Cost £111,993
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rowett Research Institute, University - Reading
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS0801: Diagnostic test of rumen function in milk
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2002, Cost £643,284
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Dairy, Farming, Livestock Farming, Nutrition, Peer Review
 
 
LS0802: Protein and energy nutrition of the periparturient dairy cow
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2002, Cost £1,301,724
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Dairy, Farming, Livestock Farming, Nutrition, Peer Review
 
 
LS0803: Forages for beef production
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2001, Cost £1,207,944
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Cattle, Farming, Livestock Farming, Nutrition
 
 
LS0805: Efficient milk production using UK-grown proteins and forage
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1997, Cost £55,700
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS0806: Further development of the UK CNCPS database
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1997, Cost £37,100
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS0807: Maize - European R&D appraisal mission
Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1996, Cost £5,500
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Thomson, Dr David
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS0808: Dried lucerne as a partial replacement for dairy concentrate and its effect on feed intake and milk production
Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1997, Cost £24,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Reading
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS0809: Nutrient utilisation, carcass composition and meat-eating quality of beef cattle fed maize-silage based diets.
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2000, Cost £232,855
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Reading
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS0810: Home produced protein sources for animal feeds
Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 1997, Cost £19,930
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Entec UK Limited
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
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