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Contractor / Funded Organisation: University - Hertfordshire

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

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BD2302: Research into the current and potential climate change mitigation effects of Environmental Stewardship
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2007, Cost £54,138
Field of Study:   Environmental Stewardship
Theme:   Horizon Scanning and cross-cutting issues
Keywords:  
Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Sustainable Production
 
 
FO0419: Effective approaches to environmental labelling of food products
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2010, Cost £68,010
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Impact of Food Consumption and Production
Keywords:  
European Union (EU), Impact, Pesticides, Quality, Resource efficient and resilient food chain, Storage, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
HH1750THN: To investigate the biology and virulence of the rose black spot fungus diplocarpon rosae leading to improved control.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1999 To 2001, Cost £148,530
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Crop pest and pathogen disorders
Keywords:  
Breeding, Crop Diseases, Farming, Fungicide use, Horticulture, Ornamentals, Roses
 
 
HH1943SSF: Upgrade of the EMA software package to include fruit
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2001, Cost £63,032
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Integrated pest and disease management systems
Keywords:  
Farming, Fruit, Horticulture
 
 
HH1945: Environmental auditing for the Hardy Nursery Stock industry
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £9,969
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and Labour
Keywords:  
Farming, Hardy Nursery Stock, Horticulture, Natural Resources and Labour, Ornamentals, Technology Transfer
 
 
HH3606NSF: Sustainability of the UK strawberry crop
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2005, Cost £153,021
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and Labour
Keywords:  
Farming, Fruit, Horticulture, Strawberries, Sustainable Production
 
 
HH3816NX: Utilising the Assured Produce Scheme for Technology Transfer Activities
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2008, Cost £83,254
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Promotion of Sustainable Horticulture
Keywords:  
Farming, Horticulture, Sustainable Farming and Food, Technology Transfer
 
 
IF0131: Assessment of reduction in environmental burdens through targeted measures compared with whole farm approaches in cropping and livestock systems
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2009, Cost £132,807
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
NT1855: Application of the sustainable agriculture indicators at farm level for England and Wales
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2002, Cost £126,292
Theme:   Environmental Strategic
Keywords:  
 
 
NT1908: Environmental auditing in agriculture (New code NT1908)
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1997, Cost £271,036
Field of Study:   Fertilisers and Nitrate Pollution
Theme:   Minimising total losses of nitrogen from agriculture
 
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