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EV0523: Plug-it: Testing Innovative approaches for achieving pro-environmental behaviours: working with intermediaries as facilitators of change to the way people live or consume
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2010 To 2012, Cost £130,202
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   SEED Foundation
Field of Study:   Sustainable Consumption and Production
Theme:   Environmental Behaviours Unit
Keywords:  
Sustainable Consumption and Production, Water, Water Use
 
 
FO0452: Examining barriers to metering, monitoring and recording water use in the food and drink supply chain
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2013, Cost £29,450
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Queen Square Associates Plc
Field of Study:   Resource Efficient and Resilient Food Chain
Theme:   Impact of Food Consumption and Production
Keywords:  
Food and Drink, Water, Water Use
 
 
HL0187LFV: Improving water use efficiency and fruit quality in field grown strawberry
Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2012, Cost £429,247
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0145: Understanding and dissecting the genetic control of key "environmental impact" traits in forage grasses and legumes
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2013, Cost £1,013,943
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0146: The Wheat Genetic Improvement Network (WGIN) - Improving the environmental footprint of farming through crop genetics and targeted traits analysis
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2014, Cost £1,756,119
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Keywords:  
 
 
IF0168: Improved resolution of QTL associated with Water and P use efficiency
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2009, Cost £49,810
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   Integrated Farming Systems - A
Keywords:  
 
 
LK0989: Integration of precision irrigation and non-water based measures to suppress common scab of potato
Description - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2009, Cost £134,933
Contractors / Funded Organisations:  
Theme:   LINK: Sustainable Arable
Keywords:  
 
 
WC0816: Estimating the Impact on Public Benefits from changes in investment on the Environment Agency Waterways
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2013 To 2013, Cost £82,477
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   GHK Consulting Ltd, Nick D Hanley
Field of Study:   Wildlife Conservation
Theme:   Landscape Protection, Recreation and Public Access
Keywords:  
Water Use
 
 
WQ0131: The effect of novel crops and livestock on UK agriculture: forecast for 2050
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2009, Cost £57,758
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   Warwick - HRI
Field of Study:   Water Quality
Theme:   Water Quality (SFFS)
Keywords:  
Agriculture and Water Quality, Air Quality, Allocated - WHRI, Sustainable Farming and Food Science, Water Quality, Water Quality and Use, Water Use
 
 
WQ0140: Minimising the environmental impacts of maize cultivation
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 2012 To 2015, Cost £1,107,238
Contractors / Funded Organisations:   North Wyke Research, A D A S UK Ltd (ADAS)
Field of Study:   Water Quality
Theme:   Water Quality (SFFS)
Keywords:  
Environmental Impact, Maize, Water Use
 
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