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Multidisciplinary Approach to Practical and Acceptable Precision Livestock Farming for SMEs in Europe and world-wide
ID: 227138
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2011-04-30
BrightAnimal will contribute to economically, socially and environmentally sustainable development by outlining a practical and acceptable methodology for precision livestock farming. To achieve this goal, BrightAnimal has the following mission: To produce a framework for Eur...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 91265
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
Genetics and physiology of wheat development to flowering: tools to breed for improved adaptation and yield potential
ID: 289842
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
ADAPTAWHEAT will show how flowering time variation can be exploited for the genetic improvement of the European wheat crop to optimise adaptation and performance in the light of predicted climate change. It will test current hypotheses that postulate specific changes in ear e...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101673
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Long-term effects of early nutrition on later health
ID: 289346
Start date: 2012-02-01, End date: 2017-10-31
Nutrition during early development has an important impact on later health, particularly through greater obesity risk, as demonstrated by FP6 EARNEST. EarlyNutrition explores the current key hypotheses on likely causes and pathways to prevention of early life origins of obesi...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101862
Last updated on: 2017-12-04
Application of new technologies and methods in nutrition research – the example of phenotypic flexibility
ID: 289511
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2016-06-30
NutriTech will build on the foundations of traditional human nutrition research using cutting-edge analytical technologies and methods to comprehensively evaluate the diet-health relationship and critically assess their usefulness for the future of nutrition research and huma...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101663
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Drought-tolerant yielding plants
ID: 244374
Start date: 2010-07-01, End date: 2015-12-31
DROPS will develop novel methods and strategies aimed at yield maintenance under fluctuating water deficit and at enhanced plant water-use efficiency. We deal with high genotype x environment interaction in the field (any trait can have positive, negative or no effect dependi...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 95052
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Next generation methods to preserve farm animal biodiversity by optimizing present and future breeding options
ID: 244356
Start date: 2010-04-01, End date: 2014-03-31
NEXTGEN proposes the bold step of using whole genome data to develop and optimise conservation genetic management of livestock diversity for the foreseeable future. The rationale for choosing whole genome data is to ‘future-proof’ DNA-based analysis in livestock conservation ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 95241
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Assessment of the impacts of non-tariff measures - NTM on the competitiveness of the EU and selected trade partners
ID: 227202
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2011-09-30
The overall objective of the project is to collect and analyze new data on non-tariff measures (NTMs), particularly on governmental standards and regulations that prescribe the conditions for importing agri-food products into the EU market and into the markets of the main com...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92898
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
PREVention of diabetes through lifestyle Intervention and population studies in Europe and around the World
ID: 312057
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2018-12-31
The primary goal of PREVIEW is to identify the most efficient lifestyle pattern for the prevention of type-2 diabetes in a population of pre-diabetic overweight or obese individuals. The project comprises two distinct lines of evidence, both embracing European and overseas co...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104362
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
Enhancements of Pest Risk Analysis Techniques
ID: 212459
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2011-05-31
PRATIQUE (Enhancements of Pest Risk Analysis Techniques) will carry out all the key work listed in the call and address the major challenges for pest risk analysis (PRA) in Europe. This will be achieved through three principal objectives: to assemble the datasets required to ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87955
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Sustainable water use securing food production in dry areas of the Mediterranean region
ID: 212337
Start date: 2008-07-01, End date: 2013-06-30
The strategic objective of the project is to improve food crop production in the Mediterranean region, influenced by multiple abiotic stresses. These stresses are becoming even more pronounced under changing climate, predicted to result in drier conditions, increasing tempera...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88475
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
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