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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 ...
FOOTPRINT Pesticide Properties Database : Why and how it was developed and its future role in environmental risk assessments
The demand for pesticide data has grown considerably over recent decades, due to more stringent regulatory controls and the use of data-hungry modelling, risk assessment and decision support systems. Identifying relevant, ...
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)
Integrating strategies for wildlife management into agri-environment payment schemes : A decision support approach
The Entry Level Stewardship scheme gives farmers in England access to payments for managing their farms for the benefit of wildlife. Points are awarded for adopting a number of management practices from a list of options, ...
Environmental impacts of farm scenarios according to five assessment methods
It is not known to what extent the outcome of studies assessing the environmental impacts of agricultural systems depends on the characteristics of the evaluation method used. The study reported here investigated five ...
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. ...