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Theme: Assessment of nitrate losses from arable and horticultural crops

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NT1301: Nitrate leaching - method development: Chalk soils (Previously NT0101)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1996, Cost £22,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1303: Soil drainage and leaching (Previously NT0107)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £99,996
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1304: Interactions between soil structure and crop growth on leaching (Brimstone) (Previously NT0108)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £592,468
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1305: To provide support to Brimstone Phase III (Previously NT0109)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £35,103
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1306: Effects of straw incorporation and cultivation (Previously NT0110)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1996, Cost £62,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1307: `To provide guidelines for improved nitrogen use on potatoes, oilseed rape and sugar beet (Previously NT0201)`
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1996, Cost £22,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1308: Leaching in cracking clay soils (Previously NT0806)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1996, Cost £72,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Soil Survey and Land Research Centre
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1309: Timing N applications to avoid soil immobilisation (Previously NT0111)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £157,087
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1310: Effects of crop cover on acquifer recharge (Previously NT0110)
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £78,785
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT1311: Medium-term effects of sub-optimal N applications (Previously NT0102)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1996, Cost £45,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
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