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Science and Research Projects

Contractor / Funded Organisation: Natural Resources Institute (NRI)

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

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OF0393: CORE Organic 2 ERAnet: Management of strawberry blossom weevil and European tarnished bug in organic strawberry and raspberry using semiochemical traps
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2014, Cost £105,427
Field of Study:   Organic Farming
Theme:   Organic Farming - production and economics
Keywords:  
Organic Farming, Pest Control, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
PS2145: Semiochemical control of raspberry cane midge
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2016, Cost £161,029
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Alternative Plant Protection Technologies
Keywords:  
Fruit, Horticulture, Insecticide use, Application
 
 
PS2255: Programme advisor - spray application technology & environmental fate and behaviour
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2015, Cost £43,500
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Agriculture, Environment, Modelling, Operator Safety, Application, Pesticide use, Soil, Water
 
 
TH0109: Identification of the Trail Pheromone in Larvae of Oak Processionary Moth
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2014, Cost £33,519
Keywords:  
 
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