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Theme: Strategic research

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NT0801: To study nitrogen losses and transformations in arable land and to model these processes
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1990 To 1995, Cost £1,309,000
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NT0802: To develop a predictive capacity for N loss from grassland (New code NT1806)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £1,016,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0804: To improve understanding of the uptake of nitrates for the development of models of nutrient budgets
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £373,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0805: To establish models of nutrient budgets & devise new methods of fertiliser application .. (New code NT1204)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £853,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0806: Leaching in cracking clay soils (New code NT1308)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1995, Cost £191,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0808: Development of a system for estimating and predicting nutrient losses from agricultural land (NT1702)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1995, Cost £105,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0809: Review of mineralisation (grassland)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1994, Cost £15,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0810: Review of mineralisation (arable crops)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1994, Cost £15,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0811: Review of mineralisation (agricultural systems)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1994, Cost £15,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
 
 
NT0812: Modelling nitrate leaching to surface waters
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1994, Cost £27,283
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