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Joined-up food policy? : the trials of governance, public policy and the food system
To address the policy malfunctions of the recent past and present, UK food policy needs to link policy areas that in the past have been dealt with in a disparate manner, and to draw on a new ecological public health approach. ...
Automated external defibrillation in cardiac surgery
Revision open heart surgery may be impeded by a dense network of pericardial adhesions rendering cardiac mobilization laborious or incomplete, and internal defibrillation impossible. External defibrillation, the current ...
Diversity of Burkholderia isolates from woodland rhizosphere environments
Aims: Determination of genetic diversity among UK Burkholderia cepacia isolates from various environmental niches, principally woodland tree rhizospheres and onions. Methods and Results: Genus determination was made using ...
Effects of timing of Leptosphaeria maculans ascospore release and fungicide regime on phoma leaf spot and phoma stem canker development on winter oilseed rape (Brassica napus) in southern England
At Rothamsted during 1997/98, 1998/99 and 1999/2000 winter oilseed rape growing seasons, numbers of air-borne ascospores of Leptosphaeria maculans were often > 4 m(-3) from autumn (September/October) to spring (April/May), ...
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 ...
molecular biology techniques
(The Royal Society of Chemistry, 2002)
Gene Probes Principals and Protocols
(Humana Press, 2002)
PCR Mutation Detection Protocols
(Humana Press, 2002)