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Theme: Mitigating Nitrogen and Carbon Emissions to Air

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AC0201: Agroforestry systems for ammonia abatement
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2011, Cost £275,536
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Centre for Ecology and Hydrology
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Air Pollution, Ammonia, Pollution, Sustainable Farming and Food Science, Sustainable Production
 
 
AC0204: A study of the scope for the application of research in animal genomics and breeding to reduce nitrogen and methane emissions from livestock based food chains
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2008, Cost £49,935
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Genesis Faraday Partnership
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Breeding, Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Agriculture and Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Genetics, Livestock, Sustainable Production
 
 
AC0205: Developing technologies to improve the fertility of dairy cows
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2008, Cost £200,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Nottingham
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Dairy, Agriculture and Climate Change, Air Pollution, Farming, Genetics, Animal, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Reproduction
 
 
AC0206: Agriculture and climate change: turning results into practical action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions - A review
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2007, Cost £30,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Policy Analysis/Evaluation, Advice
 
 
AC0207: The translation of existing research outputs into actions that reduce pollution gas emissions from agriculture
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2009, Cost £150,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER), University Wales, Aberystwyth
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Sustainable Production
 
 
AC0208: The limits to a sustainable livestock sector in the UK
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2010, Cost £231,474
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   AEA Technology
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Livestock, Sustainable Production
 
 
AC0209: Ruminant nutrition regimes to reduce methane and nitrogen emissions
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2010, Cost £786,495
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University Wales, Aberystwyth
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Livestock, Nutrition, Sustainable Production
 
 
AC0210: Economic and environmental impacts of livestock production in the UK
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2009 To 2011, Cost £149,830
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Cranfield
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Agriculture and Climate Change, Economy, Environmental Impact, Environmental Impacts, Livestock, Livestock Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
AC0213: Potential for nitrification inhibitors and fertiliser nitrogen application timing strategies to reduce direct and indirect nitrous oxide emissions from UK agriculture
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2014, Cost £2,458,992
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., North Wyke Research
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
 
 
AC0214: Roadmaps integrating RTD in developing realistic GHG mitigation options from agriculture up to 2030
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2009 To 2009, Cost £49,817
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   SAC Commercial Ltd
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Keywords:  
Agriculture and Climate Change, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
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