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MODelling vegetation response to EXTREMe Events
ID: 613817
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
The continuous supply of services provided by agricultural systems is increasingly threatened by climate change in association with an estimated increase in the frequency of extreme weather events such as droughts, heat waves or heavy precipitation events. MODEXTREME has the ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110453
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Impact of climate change and globalisation on safety of fresh produce – governing a supply chain of uncompromised food sovereignty
ID: 244994
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2014-04-30
VEG-i-TRADE provides platforms to identify impacts of anticipated climate change and globalisation on food safety, microbiological and chemical hazards, of fresh produce and derived food products. Control measures of managerial and technological nature will be developed in th...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94391
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Xylella Fastidiosa Active Containment Through a multidisciplinary-Oriented Research Strategy
ID: 727987
Start date: 2016-11-01, End date: 2020-10-31
XF-ACTORS aims to establish a multidisciplinary research program to answer the urgent need to improve prevention, early detection and control of Xylella fastidiosa (Xf). Recently, Xf was introduced into Italy, where it is causing severe damage to olive crops, and in France...
Programme: H2020-EU.3.2.1.1.
Record Number: 206027
Last updated on: 2017-07-31
Vaccines against helminth infections
ID: 265862
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2015-03-31
Livestock production efficiency is impaired by helminth infection which is ubiquitous in cattle, sheep and goats world-wide. It causes severely debilitating gastro-intestinal, respiratory and hepatic disorders, dependent on the infecting species. The treatment and prevention ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98930
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Development, integration and dissemination of animal-based welfare indicators, including pain, in commercially important husbandry species, with special emphasis on small ruminants, equidae & turkeys
ID: 266213
Start date: 2011-05-01, End date: 2015-04-30
Animal welfare is one of the topics that has consistently ranked on the top of items brought to the attention of governmental organizations and politicians across European countries. Concerns about animal welfare among European citizens are founded in well thought expectation...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99394
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses
ID: 265919
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
Animal diseases can cause serious social, economic and environmental damage and in some cases also threaten human health. An increasing number of the major disease problems or threats faced by the livestock industry and zoonoses are of a global nature. The overall aim of the ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99428
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Sweet Sorghum : an alternative energy crop
ID: 227422
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2014-06-30
Increasing world market prices for fossil fuels, driven by limited reserves, growing demand and instability in producing regions, now render renewable fuels economical. Such fuels are also a pathway to reducing GHG emissions and mitigating climate change. Bio-ethanol from cro...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 89368
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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
Cutting edge genomics for sustainable animal breeding
ID: 16250
Start date: 2006-04-01, End date: 2010-09-30
SABRE will provide the fundamental knowledge of the genomics and epigenetics of animal health, food safety and food quality traits of livestock species, together with the strategies to deliver such technologies for use in selection. This will enable producers to move animal br...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 84798
Last updated on: 2013-08-05
Developing a stakeholders' guide on the vulnerability of food and feed chains to dangerous agents and substances
ID: 518451
Start date: 2006-04-01, End date: 2009-06-30
The European citizen requires harmonised food and feed chain traceability systems that offer protection from poisoning by dangerous agents and substances. The objective of this project is to develop methodologies that will optimise the traceability process with respect to chai...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 80118
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
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