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2007 Projects

Project Title Project Co-Ordinator Collaborating Institutions Status
RSF 07 501 Developing sustainable low-input fodder and energy maize production systems for temperate conditions (pdf 8Kb)  Dr Thomas F. Gallagher UCD, Teagasc, DAFF, Seedtech Complete
Final Report RSF 07 501 (pdf 479Kb) 
RSF 07 502 Farm-scale decision support systems: a DSS for sustainable nutrient management (pdf 8Kb)  Prof. Nicholas Holden UCD, Teagasc, University of Ulster Met Eireann Complete
Final Report RSF 07 502 (pdf 202Kb) 
RSF 07 505 A micro level analysis of the Irish agri-food sector: lessons and recommendations from Denmark (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. Carol Newman Trinity College, Teagasc Complete
Final Report RSF 07 505 (pdf 411Kb) 
RSF 07 506 Evaluating Irish grassland as a source for bioenergy: Environmental impacts and long-term sustainability (pdf 8Kb)  Dr Tomara Hochstrasser UCD, Teagasc, Agri-Food & Bioscience Inst. NI (AFBINI) Complete
Final Report RSF 07 506 (pdf 502Kb) 
RSF 07 507 Isolation of novel anti-phytopathogen agents from soil bacteria using metagenomic tools (pdf 8Kb)  Prof. Alan Dobson UCC, UCD Ongoing
RSF 07 510 Biogeochemistry of Irish Forests (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. Thomas Cummins UCD, Coillte Teo Complete
Final Report RSF 07 510 (pdf 547Kb) 
RSF 07 511 Productivity of clover-based grassland under organic management and nitrate losses to ground water (pdf 32Kb)  Dr James Humphreys Teagasc Moorepark, Waterford IT Complete
Final Report RSF 07 511 (pdf 428Kb) 
RSF 07 512 Precision pasture management: impacts on weed control and implications for biodiversity (pdf 34Kb)  Dr Michael O'Donovan Teagasc Moorepark, UCD, TCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 512 (pdf 451Kb) 
RSF 07 513 High value products and ethanol from wheat straw and bran: enhancing our understanding and capacity for fungal bioconversion (pdf 9Kb)  Dr. Mojibur Khan UCD, Teagasc Ongoing
RSF 07 514 Investigating the potential of brassinostyeroid-mediated plant disease resistance for plant disease control (pdf 8Kb)  Dr Sunil Kumar Gujulla UCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 514 (pdf 249Kb) 
RSF 07 516 Quantification of the potential of white clover to lower GHG emissions from Irish grassland-based production (pdf 8Kb)  Dr James Humphreys Teagasc Moorepark, UCC, UCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 516 (pdf 443Kb) 
RSF 07 517 Mitigation strategies for methane emisions by dairy cows in Irish milk production systems (pdf 8Kb)  Frank Buckley Teagasc Mooreark, UCD, Agri-Food & Biosciences Inst , NI Complete
Final Report RSF 07 517 (pdf 226Kb) 
RSF 07 518 Development of an integrated farm and processing sector model for the Irish industry (pdf 36Kb)  Dr Lawrence Shalloo Teagasc Moorepark, UCD, UCC, Cork IT Complete
Final Report RSF 07 518 (pdf 516Kb) 
RSF 07 519 Maximising the efficiency of slurry-N and urea-N utilisation by grassland using nitrification and urease inhibitors as a strategy for environmental protection (pdf 8Kb)  Dr Karl Richards Teagasc Johnstown Castle, Agri-Food & Biosciences Inst (AFBI) Complete
Final Report RSF 07 519 (pdf 199Kb) 
RSF 07 520 A review of evidence for agri-environmental measures to create and enhance farmland habitats (pdf 8Kb)  Dr Daire O hUallachain Teagasc Johnstown Castle, NUIG Complete
Final Report RSF 07 520 (pdf 633Kb) 
RSF 07 522 Field trials and agronomy of oilseed Camelina sativa as a novel low-input crop for Ireland (pdf 9Kb)  Dr. Charles Spillane UCC, Teagasc, UL Ongoing
RSF 07 525 Novel Agri-engineering solutions for amelioration of surface and ground water at critical source points: technology development and decision support blueprint for Irish Farmers (pdf 36Kb)  Dr. Owen Fenton Teagasc Johnstown, NUIG Complete
Final Report RSF 07 525 (pdf 395Kb) 
RSF 07 526 Developments in grazing ruminant intake modelling using sward characteristics and measurement methodologies for grass cultivar eval (pdf 30Kb)  Dr. Michael O'Donovan Teagasc Moorepark & Grange AFBI, DAFF Complete
Final Report RSF 07 526 (pdf 197Kb) 
RSF 07 527 Assessing GHG impacts of establishing biomass and biofuel crops (pdf 26Kb)  Dr. Gary Lanigan Teagasc Johnstown & Oakpark TCD, UCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 527 (pdf 181Kb) 
RSF 07 528 Assessing the greenhouse gas budget of eco-tillage and other mitigation options for arable systems (pdf 9Kb)  Prof. Mike Jones Teagasc Johnstown & Oakpark TCD, UCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 528 (pdf 165Kb) 
RSF 07 529 A Coupled Catchment model/Constructed Wetland Decision Support System for predicting, identifying and mitigating nitrate and phosphate losses from agricultural catchment (pdf 35Kb)  Dr. YQ Zhao UCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 529 (pdf 190Kb) 
RSF 07 532 Enhancing management practices to maintain the sustainability of current potato systems (pdf 51Kb)  Dr. Ewen Mullins Teagasc Oakpark, RERC, NUIM UCD Ongoing
RSF 07 533 Willow selection for resistance to herbivore damage using predictive climate change and GIS modelling (pdf 9Kb)  Dr. Jan Robert Baars Teagasc Oakpark, Teagasc Athenry NUIM Ongoing
RSF 07 534 Development of Apomixis technology for agriculture (pdf 34Kb)  Dr. Charles Spillane UCC Complete
Final Report RSF 07 534 (pdf 576Kb) 
RSF 07 536 Nutritional and management strategies to reduce nitrogen excretion, ammonia and nitrous oxide emissions from dairy, beef and pig farms (pdf 9Kb)  Dr. Karina Pierce UCD, Teagasc Johnstown Teagasc Kildalton Complete
Final Report RSF 07 536 (pdf 945Kb) 
RSF 07 543 Energy Generation Option for Pig Manure and Safe Disposal of Residue (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. Peadar Lawlor Teagasc Moorepark, Teagasc Grange Teagasc Johnstown, NUIG, AFBI Complete
Final Report RSF 07 543 (pdf 255Kb) 
RSF 07 544 Assessment of the Vulnerability of Ground Water to Pesticide Inputs from Irish Agriculture (pdf 38Kb)  Dr. Enda Cummins UCD, TCD, Teagasc Johnstown Complete
Final Report RSF 07 544 (pdf 435Kb) 
RSF 07 545 New Biodegradeable Hydrogel Materials for the delivery of Nitrification and Urease Inhibitors (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. A Denise Rooney NUIM, Teagasc Complete
Final Report RSF 07 545 (pdf 164Kb) 
RSF 07 547 Mushroom Virus X disease: Understanding the factors which trigger "brown mushroom" symptom expression as a means to improve diagnosis and control (pdf 35Kb)  Dr. Helen Grogan Teagasc Kinsealy, DIT, AFBI Complete
Final Report RSF 07 547 (pdf 536Kb) 
RSF 07 548 Analysis of the suitability of second-generation technologies (2GTs) for Irish agriculture and the viability and costs of feedstocks: Desk based evaluation supported by limited chemical analysis (pdf 9Kb)  Prof. MHB Hayes UL Complete
Final Report RSF 07 548 (pdf 326Kb) 
RSF 07 552 Assessment and mitigation of soil and nutrient losses from acid-sensitive forest catchments (pdf 34Kb)  Dr. Liwen Xiao NUIG, Marine Insitute, Coillte Complete
Final Report RSF 07 552 (pdf 798Kb) 
RSF 07 553 Characterisation of salivary proteins from cereal aphids towards novel methods of pest management (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. Tom Wilkinson UCD, University of York Complete
Final Report RSF 07 553 (pdf 549Kb) 
RSF 07 554 An ecological economic analysis of agrobiodiversity in the Irish uplands (pdf 7Kb)  Tom van Rensburg NUIG Complete
Final Report RSF 07 554 (pdf 198Kb) 
RSF 07 555 Analysis of the impact on farm income and farm numbers of market and non-market based strategies to reduce greenhouse gas emmissions on Irish farms (pdf 8Kb)  Mr Trevor Donnellan Teagasc RERC, UCD Complete
Final Report RSF 07 555 (pdf 460Kb) 
RSF 07 557 Greengrass: Developing grass for sustainable renewable energy generation and value-added products (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. Joe McEniry Teagasc Grange, QUB, UCC Complete
Final Report RSF 07 557 (pdf 274Kb) 
RSF 07 559 Onfarm combustion and energy recovery from poultry litter (pdf 8Kb)  Dr. JJ Leahy UL, UCD, Teagasc Athenry Complete
Final Report RSF 07 559 (pdf 305Kb) 
RSF 07 566 Developing advanced technologies and resources for conventional and "omics"- based white clover breeding strategies (pdf 33Kb)  Dr. Susanne Barth Teagasc Oakpark, UCD, DCU,DAFF Backweston Complete
Final Report RSF 07 566 (pdf 545Kb) 
RSF 07 567 An integrated Biosciences Platform for the future control of Potato late blight on the Island of Ireland (pdf 34Kb)  Dr. Denis Griffin Teagasc Oakpark, AFBI, University of Wales- Bangor Complete
Final Report RSF 07 567 (pdf 221Kb)