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Contractor / Funded Organisation: Advanta

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

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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
 
 
LK0930: Controlling soil-borne wheat mosaic virus in the UK by developing resistant wheat cultivars
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2006, Cost £134,468
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop genetics and breeding
Keywords:  
Cereal Production, Crop Improvement, Disease Control, Farming, LINK Programme, Arable Farming, Sustainable Farming and Food, Biotechnology
 
 
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
 
 
LK0958: Identification of genetic markers for lodging resistance in wheat
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2008, Cost £342,027
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop genetics and breeding
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Crop Improvement, Farming, LINK Programme, Arable Farming, Resistance, Sustainable Farming and Food, Technology Transfer, Wheat, Wheat Production
 
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