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Theme: Strategic Research on Crop Protection by Hormones, Semiochemicals,Elicitors and Biological Control

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OC8818: Novel methods of pest control
Time Scale & Cost
From 1989 To 1992, Cost £74,592
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
 
 
OC9221: Elicitors and their use inpost-harvest disease control
Time Scale & Cost
From 1993 To 1997, Cost £210,054
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   IFR - Institute of Food Research (BBSRC), Campden Technology Ltd
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
PI0306: Disruption of invertebrate endocrinology for improved pest management
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 2000, Cost £2,229,590
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
PI0307: Insect behaviour control using semiochemicals
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1999, Cost £3,213,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
PI0308: Novel approaches to control pests and diseases in oilseed rape
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1999, Cost £3,043,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
PI0309: Improved understanding of secondary metabolism - based pest and disease resistance in oilseed rape
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1999, Cost £1,069,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
PI0332: Insect immune response suppression to enhance biocontrol
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 2000, Cost £2,771,020
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
PI0333: Novel methods of pest control
Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1993, Cost £26,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
 
 
PI0335: Pathogenic organisms in target-directed pest management.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 2000, Cost £548,460
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
 
 
PI0336: Environmentally sensitive pest management through disruption of the insect endocrine system
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2003, Cost £1,379,351
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Keywords:  
Minimisation, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals, Biotechnology
 
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