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Theme: Nitrate

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NT1319: Losses of Nitrogen as Dissolved Organic N
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2001, Cost £277,349
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
 
 
NT2104: Contribution to NERC GANE programme
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2005, Cost £750,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Peer Review, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2106: Mineralisation of organic nitrogen from farm manure applications (extension to NT1528)
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2001, Cost £158,977
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2305: Developing wheat genotypes with reduced nitrogen requirement by manipulation to decrease Rubisco content
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2002, Cost £135,544
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, GM Food, Nitrate, Pollution, Water Pollution, Biotechnology
 
 
NT2309: Nitrate leaching from short rotation coppice following establishment, harvest and crop removal
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2003, Cost £61,524
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Nitrate, Pollution, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2501: Development of a prototype soil nitrogen supply calculator
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2003, Cost £332,395
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Peer Review, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2502: An evaluation of WELL_N and 7th edition of RB209 for providing advice for good fertiliser practice in NVZ areas
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £24,473
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2503: MAGPIE: Updating and re-developing structure, data bases and models for wider application
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2004, Cost £194,402
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2504: Desk study to evaluate the practical benefits and constraints of fertiliser placement
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £21,948
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
 
NT2505: Desk study to assess the potential for N and P pollution from glasshouse production in England and Wales
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £27,858
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Pollution, Sustainable Production, Water Pollution
 
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