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Contractor / Funded Organisation: Elsoms Seeds Ltd

Detailed below are science projects undertaken for, or managed on behalf of, Defra by the Contractor/Funded Organisation selected.

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HL01108: Optimising field-scale control of Fusarium basal rot and white rot of onion using Trichoderma amended substrates and pellets, and biofumigant Brassica and onion residues
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2013, Cost £68,797
 
 
HL0167LFV: Improved Crop Health and Establishment using Beneficial Micro-Organisms
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £234,500
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Supply of Flowers, Fruit and Vegetables
Keywords:  
Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Vegetables
 
 
HL0174LFV: Companion Planting for Pest Control in Field Crops
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2009, Cost £202,932
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Horticulture LINK
Keywords:  
Crop Diseases, Crops, Pest Control, Plant health, Plants and Animals, Sustainable Farming and Food
 
 
HL0176LFV: Integrated Allium white rot control using composts and Trichoderma viride
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2009, Cost £311,010
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Waste Reduction and Recycling in the Food Chain
Keywords:  
Crop Improvement, Farming, Horticulture, Onions, Vegetables
 
 
HL0186LFV: Controlling supply, quality and waste in brassica vegetable crops: understanding the causes of variation in maturity of purple sporouting broccoli (PSB)
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale
From 2007 To 2008
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Horticulture LINK
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Farming, Food Chain, Food Quality, Horticulture, Uniformity, Vegetables
 
 
LK0924: Integrated control of wheat blossom midge
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2004, Cost £196,357
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop zoology and pest science
Keywords:  
Cereals, Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Crop Pests, Farming, Insecticide use, LINK Programme, Natural Resource Use, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Wheat Production
 
 
LK0932: Reduced fusarium ear blight and mycotoxins through improved resistance (REFAM)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £238,068
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop genetics and breeding
Keywords:  
Cereal Production, Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Crop Improvement, Farming, LINK Programme, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Biotechnology
 
 
LK0945: Improved Resistance to Septoria in Superior Varieties (IMPRESSIV)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2010, Cost £759,309
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop genetics and breeding
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, LINK Programme, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production
 
 
LK0956: Components of resistance to diseases in winter oilseed rape cultivars
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2008, Cost £455,226
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop pathology and disease management
Keywords:  
Breeding, Crop Diseases, Crops, Farming, LINK Programme, Oilseed Rape, Pathogens, Plant Pests and Diseases, Arable Farming, Resistance, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production
 
 
LK0964: Novel resources for oilseed rape breeding. Improving harvest index. (ORB-LINK)
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2009, Cost £233,151
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop genetics and breeding
Keywords:  
Crop Improvement, Crops, Farming, Genetics, Genomics, LINK Programme, Oilseed Rape, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food
 
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