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Science and Research Projects

Contractor / Funded Organisation: University of Reading

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

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AC0122: Optimising the efficiency of dietary nitrogen use to reduce emissions and waste in dairy systems
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2018, Cost £3,532,896
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Theme:   Emissions from Agriculture to Air
Keywords:  
Dairy, Agriculture and Climate Change, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
AW1144: Evaluation of Meat Chicken Regulations
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2014, Cost £296,400
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
Theme:   Strategic research into on farm poultry welfare
Keywords:  
On-Farm, Poultry, Welfare
 
 
FA0403: Public Analyst Knowledge Transfer in Food Authenticity
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2014 To 2015, Cost £20,000
Theme:   Knowledge Transfer
 
 
GC0147: The Long Term Housing, Maintenance and Scientific Curation of the National Fruit Collections
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2014 To 2019, Cost £1,917,918
Field of Study:   Plant Genetics
Theme:   Plant Genetic Resources.
 
 
LM0308: Developing more effective models for managing water from the local to the national scale from a risk and pollution perspective
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2014 To 2017, Cost £631,606
Keywords:  
 
 
SE3044: A study to explore what factors are influencing the spread of the bTB endemic area
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2012, Cost £163,755
Field of Study:   Animal Health
Theme:   Developing improved control strategies for TB in cattle and badgers
Keywords:  
Epidemiology, Animal Diseases, Animal Health, Plants and Animals, Tuberculosis
 
 
WT1540: Understanding the implications of climate change on the quality condition of water environment in the UK
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2014, Cost £50,000
Keywords:  
 
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