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The FOOTPRINT Software Tools : Pesticide Risk Assessment and Management in the EU at different spatial scales
FOOTPRINT was a research project in the 6th Framework Programme which developed a suite of three pesticide risk prediction and management tools, for use by three different end-user communities: - farmers and extension ...
GREENERGY - Energy optimisation in European greenhouses : D16: Core SME greenhouse growers final energy consumption data
(European Commission, 2008-07)
GREENERGY - Energy optimisation in European greenhouses : D6/D7/D8: Reference Greenhouse, Core Calculation Module and Graphical User Interface for the Energy Auditing Tool (EAT). Final Version.
(European Commission, 2008-03)
The aim of the GREENERGY project was to investigate the greenhouse energy requirements for different areas in Europe. A tool for auditing energy efficiency in greenhouses, a set of technical improvements measures and a ...
GREENERGY - Energy optimisation in European greenhouses : D9: Delivery of the Energy Auditing Tool (EAT)
(European Commission, 2008)
The Agricultural Document Library (ADLib) and its applications
In April 2004 the Agricultural Document Library (ADLib) was launched (www.adlib.ac.uk). It has been developed jointly by the Agriculture and Environment Research Unit (AERU) at the University of Hertfordshire and TLR ...
New initiatives for maintaining on-farm environmental protection
(Association of Applied Biologists, 2004)
Modern farming has bought many benefits to society but it is also considered to have had many detrimental effects on the environment including decreasing water quality, loss of biodiversity and greater demand for non-renewable ...
Environmental Auditing for the Hardy Nursery Stock Industry : Final report to Defra for project HH1945
(Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), 2002-04-30)
Although quite fragmented, comprising of a few large growers and many smaller enterprises, the hardy nursery stock industry supplies garden centre retailers with an astonishing range of plants and is worth around £217million. ...
Environmental assessment of sugar beet production
Environmental impact assessments are often used to aid decision-making on complex planning issues and the use of such techniques within agriculture is about to come of age. Sophisticated risk assessment methods are now ...