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Theme: Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and Labour

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HH1215SHN: To identify and overcome constraints to efficient and consistent production of HNS in the UK: (B) development of liners
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £351,212
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Hardy Nursery Stock, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Ornamentals, Biotechnology
 
 
HH1329SPC: Environmental optimisation and predictable production of protected edible crops
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £381,746
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Protected Cropping, Tomatoes
 
 
HH1330SPC: Energy efficient production of ornamentals
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £341,923
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Energy Efficiency, Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Ornamentals, Others
 
 
HH1332SPC: Root signalling
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2003, Cost £376,808
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Organic Farming, Protected Cropping, Tomatoes, Biotechnology
 
 
HH1945: Environmental auditing for the Hardy Nursery Stock industry
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £9,969
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Hertfordshire
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Hardy Nursery Stock, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Ornamentals, Technology Transfer
 
 
HH3601SX: Review of environmental impact of horticultural production systems
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £15,213
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Horticulture
 
 
HH3603SPC: Improving the effeciency of PC in winter through the use of low energy light intensity, long day lighting
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2003, Cost £98,937
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Organic Farming, Ornamentals, Protected Cropping, Quality, Tomatoes
 
 
HH3604STF: Development of a molecular map for top fruit rootstocks and extension of the portfolio of markers to include cider traits
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2008, Cost £938,242
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International, East Malling Research
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Breeding, Disease Control, Farming, Allocated - EMR, Fruit, Horticulture, Natural Resource Use, Apples, Pest Control, Quality, Sustainable Farming and Food, Biotechnology
 
 
HH3605NFV: Role of NO in water relations : Potential sources of NO in plants
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2003, Cost £42,947
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - The West of England
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Vegetables, Water, Biotechnology
 
 
HH3606NSF: Sustainability of the UK strawberry crop
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2005, Cost £153,021
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Hertfordshire
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Fruit, Horticulture, Strawberries, Sustainable Production
 
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