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AC0402: Assessment of Methane Management and Recovery Options for Livestock manures and Slurries
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2005 To 2005, Cost £1
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   AEA Technology
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Theme:   Energy in Agriculture and Food
Keywords:  
Climate and Weather, Climate Change, Agricultural Waste, Environmental Protection, Manures, Sustainable Production
 
 
AC0406: The optimisation and impacts of expanding biogas production
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2010, Cost £306,759
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Theme:   Energy in Agriculture and Food
Keywords:  
Biowaste, Cattle, Agricultural Waste, Dairy, Energy, Engineering, Farming, Livestock Farming, Sustainable Production, Bioenergy, Biomass Crops
 
 
FO0203: Material flows in livestock product utilisation
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2007, Cost £50,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Meat and Livestock Commission
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Waste Reduction and Recycling in the Food Chain
Keywords:  
Carcass Evaluation, Agricultural Waste, Agriculture and Food Chain, Environmental Protection, Livestock, Uniformity, Waste Management
 
 
FO0212: Future trends on resource efficiency and waste generation in the food chain.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2009 To 2009, Cost £99,995
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Brook Lyndhurst
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Waste Reduction and Recycling in the Food Chain
Keywords:  
Agricultural Waste, Agriculture and Food Chain, Food and Drink, Food Chain, Food Industry Sustainability Strategy, Food manufacturing industry, Food Waste, Resource efficient and resilient food chain, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
HL0172LHN: Producing High Quality Horticultural Growing Media through the Retention of Plant Structure in Composted Food-Processing Waste
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2006, Cost £198,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   IFR - Institute of Food Research (BBSRC), Farplant Sales Limited, Del Monte, Organic Recycling Ltd, Swedeponic UK Ltd, Horticultural Development Council, Composting Association, the, Bulrush Horticulture Ltd, Scottish Courage Ltd
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Use of Natural Resources and Labour
Keywords:  
Climate Change, Agricultural Waste, Composting, Farming, Amenity, Horticulture, Natural Resource Use, Others, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production
 
 
IF0101: The rationale for defra investment in r&d underpinning the genetic improvement of crops and animals
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2006, Cost £99,360
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0804: IONEX: Plant fibres for ion exchange
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 1999, Cost £254,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University College Wales, Bangor, (Bioco
Field of Study:   Non-Food Crops
Theme:   Fibres research
Keywords:  
Cereals, Agricultural Waste, Crops, Agri-Industrial, Farming, Heavy Metals, Arable Farming
 
 
PS2215: The use and long-term operation of Biobeds for the safe disposal of dilute pesticide waste and equipment washings
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2009, Cost £125,860
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Environmental Fate and Behaviour
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Agricultural Waste, Agriculture and Water Quality, Environment, Leachate, Monitoring and evaluation, Application, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Pesticides, Plants and Animals, Waste Management, Water, Water Pollution
 
 
SE4402: Quantitative Risk Assessment on the use of Animal By-Products as fertiliser
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2011, Cost £23,881
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Animal By products (ABPs)
Keywords:  
 
 
VM02501: Assessment and management of inputs of veterinary medicines from the farmyard
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £167,972
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Central Science Laboratory, University, Cranfield - Institute of Bioscience and Technology
Field of Study:   Animal Health, Veterinary Medicine
Theme:   VMD Biochemical
Keywords:  
Agricultural Waste, Environmental Protection, Veterinary Medicines, Waste Management
 
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