Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS

Results 1 - 10 of 97
Order by: Results/page:
12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > 
Enhancing resource Uptake from Roots
under stress in cereal crops
ID: 289300
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The overall goal of EURoot is to help farmers to face both climate change, which is expected to result in increasingly uneven rainfall, and meet the societal demand for sustainable agriculture with reduced use of water and fertilizers. EURoot objective is to enhance the cerea...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101661
Last updated on: 2017-05-08
Optimising Subsidiary Crop Applications in Rotations
ID: 289277
Start date: 2012-04-01, End date: 2016-03-31
There is a need to improve sustainability in farming systems particularly through soil care and improvement, but not at the expense of productivity. One approach is to focus on a comprehensive advance in conservation tillage. This will be developed from improved ways of integ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101559
Last updated on: 2017-05-02
Coordination Actions in Support Of Sustainable And Eco-Efficient Short Rotation Forestry In CDM Countries
ID: 227321
Start date: 2009-04-01, End date: 2011-08-31
The project first assesses the state of the art of SRF as a biofuel source in CDM and JI countries (wp1) focuses on CDM countries (wp2) and links the project to current European and non-European R&D-activities in the area (wp3). Main outputs: 1) SRF guidelines and standards f...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 92055
Last updated on: 2017-04-24
Optimisation of early reproductive success in dairy cattle through the definition of new traits and improved reproductive biotechnology
ID: 312097
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2017-01-31
Good fertility is essential for the sustainability of livestock production. Of all livestock sectors, fertility of dairy cattle is raising the greatest cause for concern. Cow fertility has declined, particularly in Holstein cattle, from 80% pregnancy to first service 20 years...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104599
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
New tailor-made biopolymers produced from lignocellulosic sugars waste for highly demanding fire-resistant applications
ID: 311935
Start date: 2012-08-01, End date: 2016-07-31
BRIGIT aims to develop a cost-competitive and environmentally friendly continuous process to produce biopolymers (polyhydroxybutyrate, PHB, and succinate-based biopolyesters, PBS-Poly-Butylene-Succinate) from waste-derived lignocelullosic sugar feedstock liquor of wood sulphi...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104333
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
Strategies to develop effective, innovative and practical approaches to protect major European fruit crops from pests and pathogens
ID: 613678
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2018-02-28
The DROPSA consortium will create new knowledge and understanding of the damage and losses of fruit crops resulting from pests and pathogens, with a specific focus on the new and emerging threats due to Drosophila suzukii and quarantine pathogens Pseudomonas syringae, Xanthom...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111486
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
Next generation European system for cattle improvement and management
ID: 289592
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The Gene2Farm project will address the needs of the cattle industry, in particular of the SMEs and end users, for an accessible, adaptable and reliable system to apply the new genomic knowledge to underpin sustainability and profitability of European cattle farming. Gene2Farm...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101863
Last updated on: 2017-02-27
Coordinated Integrated Pest Management in Europe
ID: 618110
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
Europe faces the challenge of responding to the mandatory implementation of the principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) as called for by Directive 2009/128/EC on the sustainable use of pesticides. Most European countries are investing in research and extension to face ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111349
Last updated on: 2017-02-13
An integrated approach to diversify the genetic base, improve stress resistance, agronomic management and nutritional/processing quality of minor cereal crops for human nutrition in Europe
ID: 613609
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2018-08-31
Consumers have increasing demands for healthy, nutritious, and innovative food produced sustainably. Minor cereals can address these points, as well as contributing to feed and non-food markets. However, they have been hardly developed as commercial varieties, with no major i...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111112
Last updated on: 2017-02-06
Tackling the challenges in sustainable and multifunctional forestry through enhanced research coordination for policy decisions
ID: 606803
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
The important climatic, environmental, socio-economic and land-use changes taking place at global, regional and local levels, pose new challenges for meeting the multifunctional demands on European forest resources, and for their sustainable management. In the European Union ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111483
Last updated on: 2017-02-06
12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 > 
List retrieved on: 2017-05-23
Follow us on: RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube Managed by the EU Publications Office Top