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Contractor / Funded Organisation: Syngenta

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

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CB01066: Validation of a novel test method for endocrine disruption
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2006, Cost £22,000
Field of Study:   Chemicals and Nanotechnology
Theme:   Chemicals in the Environment (CB01)
Keywords:  
Chemicals, Endocrine Disruptors, Environmental Protection, Hazardous substances, Pollution, Toxic Substances
 
 
HL0182LFV: Sustaining UK fresh onion supply by improving consumer accpetability, quality and availability
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2010, Cost £323,905
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Quality Food for Healthy Eating
Keywords:  
Food Quality, Horticulture, Organic Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Farming and Food Science, Sustainable Farming Systems
 
 
HL0192: Perennial field margins with combined ecological and agronomical benefits for vegetable rotation schemes
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £742,484
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Horticulture LINK
Keywords:  
Resource efficient and resilient food chain, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
LK09125: New wheat root ideotypes for yield performance in reduced input agriculture
Time Scale & Cost
From 2011 To 2015, Cost £545,189
 
 
LK0917: Pest and disease management system for supporting winter oilseed rape decisions (PASSWORD)
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2003, Cost £149,546
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop pathology and disease management
Keywords:  
Crops, Disease Control, Farming, LINK Programme, Oilseed Rape, Pest Control, Plant diseases, Plant Pests and Diseases, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production
 
 
LK0920: Providing a scientific basis for the avoidance of fungicide resistance in plant pathogens
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2005, Cost £631,782
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Understanding Pesticide Resistance
Keywords:  
LINK Programme, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals, Resistance, Sustainable Farming and Food, Biotechnology
 
 
LK0922: Spray behaviour at reduced application volumes
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2006, Cost £117,275
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Pesticide Application Technology
Keywords:  
LINK Programme, Application, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals, Sustainable Farming and Food
 
 
LK0923: Improving crop profitability by using minimum cultivation and exploiting grass weed ecology.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2005, Cost £400,002
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop botany and weed science
Keywords:  
Crops, Farming, LINK Programme, Natural Resource Use, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Weed Control
 
 
LK0953: Stewardship of neonicotinoid insecticides
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2008, Cost £232,474
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop pathology and disease management
Keywords:  
Crop Diseases, Crops, Farming, LINK Programme, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food
 
 
LK0971: Managing uncropped land in order to enhance biodiversity benefits of the arable farmed landscape
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2010, Cost £503,701
Theme:   Improving the Wildlife Value of Farmland
Keywords:  
 
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