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Contractor / Funded Organisation: Livestock and Meat Commission for Northern Ireland (LMC)

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

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LK0670: The effect of TM-QTL and other QTLs on lean meat yield and meat quality in sheep and its evaluation using VISA
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2011, Cost £1,187,369
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Quality Food for Healthy Eating
Keywords:  
Farming, Genetics, Livestock Farming, Sheep, Biotech-non GM
 
 
LK0685: Genetic improvement of forage grasses and white clover to improve phosphorus use efficiency and reduce phosphorus losses to water from UK grasslands
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £497,972
Theme:   LINK Sustainable Livestock Production
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0686: Genetic improvement of perennial ryegrass and red clover to increase nitrogen use efficiency and reduce N losses from pastures and silo
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £515,673
Theme:   LINK Sustainable Livestock Production
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0687: Genetic improvement of perennial ryegrass and white clover to increase the efficiency of nitrogen use in the rumen
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £492,271
Theme:   LINK Sustainable Livestock Production
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0688: Development of productive and persistent high quality forage grasses and white clover with increased water-use-efficiency and resilience to summer droughts
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £361,883
Theme:   LINK Sustainable Livestock Production
Keywords:  
 
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