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LS3408: A comparison of mainstream and at risk cattle breeds for the management of the hills and uplands
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2009, Cost £275,929
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER), University Wales, Aberystwyth
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Management of livestock production to sustain and enhance the environment in Less Favoured Areas
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Cattle, Farming, Hill Farming, Landscape, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Natural Resource Use, Rare Breeds, Rural Communities, Sustainable Production, Biodiversity
 
 
LS3643: Developing selection criteria for forage legumes that balance production, biodiversity and reduced environmental pollution
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £957,488
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Climate Change, Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Production, Biotech-non GM
 
 
LS3644: Utilisation of selection criteria in white clover to produce varieties that balance production, biodiversity and reduced environmental impact
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £1,209,766
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Climate Change, Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Production, Biotech-non GM
 
 
LS3645: Developing productive and persistent red clover varieties for sustainable livestock systems
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £576,623
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production
 
 
LS3646: Developing approaches to the use of forage legumes in upland environments to enhance biodiversity and produce balanced quality ruminant feed
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £544,121
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Production
 
 
LS3647: Genetic analysis and selection of grass traits using DNA marker technology for sustainable grassland improvement
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £836,322
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Sustainable Production, Biotech-non GM
 
 
LS3648: Identification, genetic control and evaluation of traits enhancing environmental quality and bioremediation in multifunctional grassland
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £450,819
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Production, Biotech-non GM
 
 
LS3649: Identify new genes for nutritional quality and disease resistance in grass populations to enhance the sustainability of UK grassland
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £612,518
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Agri-Environment, Farming, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Biotech-non GM
 
 
LS3650: Utilise genetic variation within and between improved grass populations to increase the sustainability of UK grassland
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2007, Cost £1,319,746
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Institute of Grassland and Environment Research (IGER)
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Improving the sustainability of livestock production through optimal nutrition
Keywords:  
Agri-Environment, Farming, Genetics, Grasslands, Less Favoured Areas, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Natural Resource Use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Biotech-non GM
 
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