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Theme: Cereals Crop Protection: Pest Forecasting, Thresholds and Natural Enemies.

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CE0402: Orange wheat blossom midge - development of a forecasting system.
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £133,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
CE0403: Exploitation of a novel low input system for cereals, using a clover understorey (prev.PI0331)
Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1996, Cost £277,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
CE0404: Manipulation of natural enemies of pests in cereals and other arable crops. (prev. PI0310).
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 2000, Cost £1,168,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
CE0406: Integrated control of pests of cereals and other field crops - spatial dynamics of spiders (prev. PI0318)
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 2000, Cost £421,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
CE0407: Developments in slug control in winter wheat
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1995, Cost £6,925
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
CE0409: Identification of a synergistic complex of natural enemies for biocontrol of aphids on cereals (HRI co. pro)
Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 2000, Cost £106,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
CE0410: Epidemiology of barley yellow dwarf virus (prev CE0503)
Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1999, Cost £242,500
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd., Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
 
 
CE0412: Development of a Decision Support System for barley yellow dwarf virus - model (annex to CE0410)
Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2000, Cost £16,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
 
 
LK0412: Rhabditid nemotode for biological control of slugs in less intensive arable systems
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1996, Cost £365,678
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
 
LK0423: Aphid sex pheromones to enhance parasitoid efficiency
Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £89,906
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, Arable Farming
 
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