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Theme: Management of livestock production to sustain and enhance the environment in Less Favoured Areas

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LS3401: An epidemiological survey of vitamin E deficiency in UK sheep flocks
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2000, Cost £39,486
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Reading
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS3402: Optimal grazing management systems for sheep and beef cattle in the hills and uplands
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2004, Cost £634,289
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Cattle, Farming, Hill Farming, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Sheep, Sustainable Production
 
 
LS3404: Adaptation of the n-alkane technique for use within extensively managed cattle and sheep grazing studies
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2001, Cost £24,986
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Livestock
 
 
LS3405: Classification of Hill Land
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2002, Cost £49,452
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Reading
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Farming, Livestock Farming, Sheep, Sustainable Production
 
 
LS3407: Optimal grazing management systems for sheep and beef cattle in the hills and uplands
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2009, Cost £1,452,307
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER), University Wales, Aberystwyth
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Farming, Hill Farming, Livestock Farming, Meat Quality, Natural Resource Use, Rural Communities, Sustainable Farming and Food, Biodiversity
 
 
LS3408: A comparison of mainstream and at risk cattle breeds for the management of the hills and uplands
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2009, Cost £275,929
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER), University Wales, Aberystwyth
Field of Study:   Livestock
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Cattle, Farming, Hill Farming, Landscape, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Natural Resource Use, Rare Breeds, Rural Communities, Sustainable Production, Biodiversity
 
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