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CB01019: Design manual for agricultural pesticide handling and washdown areas
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2000 To 2002, Cost £30,000
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Environment Agency
Field of Study:   Chemicals and Nanotechnology
Theme:   Chemicals in the Environment (CB01)
Keywords:  
Chemicals, Environmental Protection, Pesticide use, Pesticides, Pollution
 
 
CB01028: Survey of integrated crop and pest management techniques
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2002, Cost £51,525
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   ADAS UK Ltd.
Field of Study:   Chemicals and Nanotechnology
Theme:   Chemicals in the Environment (CB01)
Keywords:  
Crop Pests, Environmental Protection, Land Contamination, Pesticide use, Pollution, Sustainable Production
 
 
HH0918SFV: Broad Spectrum Disease Resistance
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2005, Cost £448,295
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International, Warwick - HRI
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Disease Control
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Breeding, Disease Control, Farming, Allocated - WHRI, Horticulture, Organic Farming, Pesticide use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Vegetables, Biotechnology
 
 
HH2306SX: Bacterial pathogen epidemiology using lux/gfp markers
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2001 To 2004, Cost £346,944
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Disease Control
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Disease Control, Farming, Horticulture, Pesticide use, Vegetables
 
 
HH3101TX: Novel strategies to exploit existing natural infections: synergisms between baculoviruses and other toxins.
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2006, Cost £279,503
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Natural Environment Research Council
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Pest Control
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Farming, Horticulture, Organic Farming, Pest Control, Pesticide use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Vegetables, Biological Control, Biotechnology
 
 
HH3212SPC: Epidemiology of viruses of protected crops
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2005, Cost £391,523
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International, Warwick - HRI
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Disease Control
Keywords:  
Breeding, Chrysanthemum, Disease Control, Farming, Allocated - WHRI, Horticulture, Organic Farming, Ornamentals, Pesticide use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Biological Control, Biotechnology
 
 
HH3218TFV: Disease management in ornamental & vegetable crops using low-cost protection systems incorporating photoselective claddings
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2005, Cost £367,563
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   University - Lancaster
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Disease Control
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Disease Control, Farming, Horticulture, Organic Farming, Ornamentals, Pesticide use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Vegetables
 
 
HH3401SFV: To determine the effect of strategies of herbicide use on sensitivity of weed populations
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2002 To 2005, Cost £455,239
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International, Warwick - HRI
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Weed Control
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Farming, Horticulture, Natural Resource Use, Pesticide use, Sustainable Farming and Food, Sustainable Production, Vegetables, Weed Control
 
 
HL0110LFV: Genetic modification of Brassica oleracea for resistance to turnip and cauliflower mosiac viruses.
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2002, Cost £180,956
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Horticulture Research International
Field of Study:   Horticulture
Theme:   Sustainable Disease Control
Keywords:  
Brassicas, Breeding, Disease Control, Farming, GM Food, Horticulture, Pesticide use, Vegetables, Biotechnology
 
 
LK0902: Exploiting weed patch dynamics
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2002, Cost £464,043
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Rothamsted Research (BBSRC)
Field of Study:   Pesticide Safety
Theme:   Pesticide Application and Operator Safety.
Keywords:  
LINK Programme, Application, Pest and Weed Control, Pesticide use, Plants and Animals, Sustainable Farming and Food
 
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