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AC0205: Developing technologies to improve the fertility of dairy cows
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2008, Cost £200,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Nottingham
Field of Study:   Agriculture and Climate Change
Theme:   Mitigating Nitrogen and Carbon Emissions to Air
Keywords:  
Dairy, Agriculture and Climate Change, Air Pollution, Farming, Genetics, Animal, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Reproduction
 
 
AW1303: Study to determine whether cage-based breeding can meet the needs of game birds, and if not, to identify best practice.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2012, Cost £425,642
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   SAC Commercial Ltd
Field of Study:   Animal Welfare
Theme:   Game Bird Research
Keywords:  
Birds, Livestock, Animal Production, Animal Welfare, On-Farm, Plants and Animals
 
 
FO0309: The potential for special livestock breeds to deliver higher value added products
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2007, Cost £50,240
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Quality Food for Healthy Eating
Keywords:  
Agriculture and Food Chain, Environmental Performance, Food and Drink, Food Chain, Food manufacturing industry, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Rare Breeds, Sustainable Farming and Food Science
 
 
IS0101: Blue prints for sustainable nutrient use in grassland livestock production
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2004, Cost £310,243
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Systems
Keywords:  
 
 
IS0202: Desk study to review literature on carbon and nitrogen efficiencies in venison production
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2003, Cost £22,711
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Agricultural and Farming Systems
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0638: High-sugar ryegrass for sustainable production of ruminant livestock and reduced environmental N-pollution
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2004, Cost £414,594
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   LINK Sustainable Livestock Production
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0647: Improving the targeting of knowledge and technology transfer in the livestock sector by understanding farmer attitudes
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2003, Cost £40,425
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Commitments to ongoing projects
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0657: Identifying and characterising robust dairy cows
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2004 To 2007, Cost £622,750
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   LINK Sustainable Livestock Production
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0671: Improved venison quality for sustainable deer farming
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2009, Cost £227,414
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Humane Slaughter Association, The, Eurofins Scientific, Round Green Farm, University - Bristol, ADAS UK Ltd., The British Deer Farmers Association, Holme Farmed Vension, Waitrose Ltd
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Quality Food for Healthy Eating
Keywords:  
Deer, Farming, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Meat Quality, Sustainable Production
 
 
LS0202: To investigate the use of X-ray CT in the prediction of carcass conformation in live animals
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 2002, Cost £199,606
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Livestock
Theme:   Reproductive technologies in livestock
Keywords:  
Farming, Livestock Farming, Animal Production, Sustainable Production
 
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