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Enhancing of legumes growing in Europe through sustainable cropping for protein supply for food and feed
ID: 613781
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
Long term S&T objective: The project is aimed to sustainable use of Leguminous plants and soil resources in order to ensure European citizens with balanced and safe food, ensuring the high quality protein sources in their daily diet by increasing competitiveness and cultivati...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111423
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
Determinants of eating behaviour in European children, adolescents and their parents
ID: 266044
Start date: 2012-03-01, End date: 2017-02-28
Nutrition-related diseases caused a loss of over 56 million years of healthy life of European citizens in 2000. I.Family will make a significant contribution to reduce this burden by studying the interplay and impact of the main drivers of dietary behaviour and food choice. I...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 97996
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
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
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: 2017-12-11
Online Professional Irrigation Scheduling Expert System
ID: 613717
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2015-11-30
Increasing water scarcity and environmental concerns have urged the search for solutions for better water management in irrigated agriculture. Precision irrigation is one of these solutions. Technologies have developed potential systems, although effective partnerships have t...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111058
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Sustainable Food
[PROJECT] SUSFOOD - Sustainable Food
ID: 291766
Start date: 2011-12-01, End date: 2014-11-30
The goal of SUSFOOD is to reinforce the scientific cooperation between EU member and associated states in order to maximise the contribution of research to the development of more sustainable food systems:  responding to the increasing demand for food to be met by increasing...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101264
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
3to4: Converting C3 to C4 photosynthesis for sustainable agriculture
ID: 289582
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
Most plants use the C3 pathway of photosynthesis that is compromised by gross inefficiencies in CO2 fixation. However, some plants use a super-charged photosynthetic mechanism called C4 photosynthesis. The C4 pathway is used by the most productive vegetation and crops on Eart...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101753
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Quantification of ecological services for sustainable agriculture
ID: 311879
Start date: 2013-02-01, End date: 2017-01-31
The project aims to identify the key semi-natural habitats (SNH), outside and within crops, providing essential ecological services (ES). Vegetation traits will be linked to potential ES provision, case studies will measure actual ES levels and inform models which will show u...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105334
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
ERASysAPP - Systems Biology Applications
ID: 321567
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The main objective of the ERANET proposal “Systems Biology Applications – ERASysAPP” (app = application = translational systems biology) is to promote multidimensional and complementary European systems biology projects, programmes, and research initiatives on a number of sel...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 106839
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming Systems
ID: 618107
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2018-11-30
Organic agriculture is considered to be one of the important development pathways for improving agriculture’s relation with the environment while at the same time ensuring food safety and future food security. This role is dependent on continuous research and innovation. CORE...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111296
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
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