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Field of Study: Livestock

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DS0001: Dairy cow projects - completion and writing up
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £61,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Theme:   Dairy cow projects - writing up outstanding work
 
 
DS0101: NIRS to evaluate ruminant feedstuff
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1995, Cost £680,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Theme:   Animal feedstuff
 
 
DS0102: Estimation of fermentable energy in compound feed ingredient for ruminants
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £108,537
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Theme:   Animal feedstuff
 
 
DS0103: Development of techniques for measuring fermentable energy value of forages for ruminants.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £151,511
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Theme:   Animal feedstuff
 
 
DS0104: Provide a reliable scientific basis for the use of NIRS for evaluation of forages for ruminants
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1999, Cost £646,785
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Theme:   Animal feedstuff
 
 
DS0200: Improving the reporductive effeciency of cattle
Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1992, Cost £350,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Theme:   Endocrine control and manipulation of reproduction
 
 
DS0201: Improving the efficiency of reproduction of cattle
Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1996, Cost £651,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Reading
Theme:   Endocrine control and manipulation of reproduction
 
 
DS0202: Maternal recognition of pregnancy in the cow
Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1996, Cost £817,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Reading
Theme:   Endocrine control and manipulation of reproduction
 
 
DS0203: The components of subfertility in milked dairy cows
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1994 To 1996, Cost £66,160
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Nottingham
Theme:   Endocrine control and manipulation of reproduction
 
 
DS0206: `Increasing reproductive efficiency through improved control of follicular growth, oocyte quality and embryo survival`
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1999, Cost £1,018,036
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Roslin Institute, Edinburgh (BBSRC)
Theme:   Endocrine control and manipulation of reproduction
 
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