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MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Improved goat herd health - closing in on the goal

In Norway, caprine paratuberculosis is endemic in several regions in Norway and 5-10 % of the goat herds have official restrictions because of paratuberculosis. Thus, the disease can have a substantial negative impact on the economy of goat farming. In t he endemic regions, paratuberculosis has ...

Awarded: NOK 1.6 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Viken

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

WTO negotiations and the changing framework conditions for Norwegian agriculture, fisheries and aquaculture

Norway faces a number of challenges in WTO negotiations. Norwegian negotiating positions are based on what we may call a triangle of partly conflicting and partly compatible interests and concerns. (a) Norway has defensive interests with regard to agricul ture. Due to harsh conditions and non-tra...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Rogaland

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Algal toxins & polyunsaturated fatty acids: a polyketide genomic approach to safe and efficient utilisation of microalgae in bioproduction

Microalgal secondary metabolites have attracted attention for two main reasons: first, because they are source of toxins in harmful algal blooms and second, because they are potential rich source of polyunsaturated fatty acids. The dinoflagellates are hig hly diverse group of flagellated unicellu...

Awarded: NOK 3.9 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Oslo

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Protected Areas as Resourced for Coastal and Rural Business Development, dr.gr.stip.

The main objective is to improve the level of knowledge on how different factors influence the possibilities for business development in protected areas. In particular spatial, institutional and procedural structures that influence business development in protected areas will be investigated. Fo...

Awarded: NOK 5.5 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

SIP-Strategiske instituttprogram

CONtinuity and Change - Cultural ENvironments and SUStainable landscape development -CONCENSUS

CONCENSUS is focused on achieving knowledge to sustain management of cultural heritage environments and esthetic values in a landscape context. It is designed to develop knowledge built on a close collaboration between managers of cultural heritage nation ally, regionally and locally and an inter...

Awarded: NOK 20.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Oslo

HAVBRUKS-Havbruk - en næring i vekst

Marine algal toxins - source organisms, accumulation and depuration in mussels, expanding profiles, and toxicology

In trade with shellfish, it is of importance that seafood can be safely consumed. ?New? toxins seem to appear world wide, and rapidly spread to new areas. In Norwegian waters, azaspiracids (AZAs) have recently been detected in mussels. Since the source or ganism of AZAs in mussels is unknown, the...

Awarded: NOK 4.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Viken

EU6RP-EUs 6. rammeprogram

eGOVERNET (FP6 project number 026575)

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Awarded: NOK 0.79 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Ukjent Fylke

INFRA-Infrastrukturtiltak

Husleiekompensasjon NIBIO

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Awarded: NOK 162.8 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2022

Location: Viken

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

NKJ 126 Genomic analyses and modelling of plant secondary metabolism for development of oilseed rape with improved pest resistance

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Awarded: NOK 3.8 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

SIP-Strategiske instituttprogram

Ecosystem dynamics under influence of natural and human drivers

This research programme is designed to examine a number of critical questions for understanding the structure and function of alpine and boreal ecosystems under natural dynamics and the influence of human-induced land use and climate change. The purpose i s to develop a more solid basis for predi...

Awarded: NOK 20.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Sheep genotypes and environments for less mastitis and better lamb survival

About 15% of all lambs born die before they are taken from their mothers. Investigations indicate that 6-9% of the ewes are culled because of mastitis. The economic loss for the sheep industry is substantial. Animal welfare is reduced. Lamb survival and m astitis may be both genetically and envir...

Awarded: NOK 2.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Viken

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Agronomic- and processing protocols in the production of sweet onions enriched in oligosaccharides and quercetin glucosides.

This project focuses on two new onion productions, aiming to increase the total onion consumption in Norway, through developing production- and postharvest protocols for two new onion productions, developing productions of onions that will be marketed bas ed on their consumer friendliness, taste ...

Awarded: NOK 5.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Viken

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Optimising the antioxidant effect of Se in wheat

Selenium (Se) is a key antioxidant of major importance to health of living organisms. A series of stressors (e.g. radiation, chemicals) can induce free radicals in living tissues and subsequently negative effects such as oxidative stress and DNA/RNA damag e occur. The antioxidant effect of Se is ...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Viken

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Opportunities for Norwegian production of bio-diesel from agricultural crops

Søknader/Biodiesel Summary Summary "Opportunities for Norwegian production of bio-diesel from agricultural crops" is a four year research project with the aim of obtaining new knowledge necessary for the development of bio-diesel production from agricul tural crops in Norway. This will be done ...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Viken

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Innovative Communities: Collective Entrepreneurship in a Rural Community Context

This project focuses on the collective entrepreneurial resources of innovative rural communities. The aim is to contribute to an increased set of tools for stimulating entrepreneurial activity at community level. Supportive measures both at individual, co mmunity and municipality level are emphas...

Awarded: NOK 1.9 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Nordland - Nordlánnda

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Cobalt as a feed ingredient to regulate the fatty acid composition of bovine milk- a nutrigenomic effect?

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Awarded: NOK 2.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Viken

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Toxicology of synthetic antioxidants EQ, BHA, BHT and their metabolites retained in the fillet of farmed Atlantic salmon.

Synthetic antioxidants are used as preservatives in fish feed and fish feed ingredients to prevent the auto-oxidation of unsaturated lipids. The market demand for more oily fish flesh has lead to an increased lipid content in fish feed in Norway during la st 30 years, which has consequently resul...

Awarded: NOK 5.8 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Vestland

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Income supported farming: The economic behaviour of farmer households

Income supported farming means that the farmer household covers low returns from their farming with other sources of income. This is in particular relevant for part-time farmers. This group grow in numbers relative to full-time farmers all over Europe. The decisions of income supporting farmer...

Awarded: NOK 3.8 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Oslo

BIONÆR-Bionæringsprogram

Technology for production of ultra stable marine oils for functional food applications

There is an increasing demand for marine oils due to the growing awareness of its health benefits. The demand for these omega-3 containing lipids as food ingredients (functional food) is predicted to increase extremely when the industry has solved the cha llenges regarding the potential unpleasan...

Awarded: NOK 7.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2012

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Arctic lamb meat - competitive advantage in a national and an international market

Norwegian lambs graze the natural pastures of Norwegian mountains and forests and produce meat of very high quality. We have however, little information on how the quality of these natural pastures affect the meat quality, and whether lambs grazing coasta l or mountainous areas will have a 'taste...

Awarded: NOK 7.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Viken

SIP-LMD-SIP finansiert av Landbruksog matdepartementet

Recycling organic waste - effects on soil quality, plant nutrient supply and environmental impact

Return of organic wastes to soils is a step towards more closed nutrient cycles, greater sustainability and reduced environmental loads. Because of the enormously variation of availability of plant nutrient as nitrogen and phosphorus between different org anic waste types, there is a great demand...

Awarded: NOK 8.7 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2012

Location: Viken

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Innovativ fisketurisme i innlandet (INNOFINN) - en analyse av ressurs, produkt, marked og økonomi som grunnlag.Tilleggsøknad

Det er lange tradisjoner for næringsmessig utnytting av utmarksressursene i Norge og det er i løpet av de siste 15 årene gjort en rekke politiske vedtak om en ytterligere satsing på utnyttelsen av disse ressursene. Det er et uttalt mål at omsetningen av i nnlandsfiske skal øke med 45 % i løpet av...

Awarded: NOK 3.1 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2011

Location: Innlandet

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Solid wood products: Consumer preferences and product development

Consumer preferences for selected visual wood products will be analyzed and studied. In order to determine which wood attributes the consumers prefer, the analysis combines information on physical properties of wood products and corresponding information about consumer acceptance for products. Ha...

Awarded: NOK 1.2 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Viken

NATURNAER-Natur og næring

Kundestyrte tømmerleveranser

I prosjektet skal det utvikles verktøy og kunnskap for økt kundetilpasning av tømmerleveranser ved hjelp av fordelingsaptering i kombinaskjon med alternative omsetningsformer, økt kunnskap om ønsket tømmer og forbedret kommunikasjon. Det skal utvikles og implementeres fordelingsaptering i eksis...

Awarded: NOK 1.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Viken

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

New risk elements of Listeria as a result of fish processing and adaptation of fish products to current food trends

The products exported from Norwegian fish industry are mainly standard products like fillets, gutted fish and salt-cured products. Due to current food trends like ?convenient food? and ?exotic food?, secondary processing to more differentiated products ha ve become common, and the fish is also us...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Viken

BIONÆR-Bionæringsprogram

Hverdagshensyn eller reservater? Relativ betydning for biomangfold av Levende Skog-hensyn, i forhold til betydningen av vernede skogområder

Skogproduktene har med en økende miljøbevissthet i samfunnet et potensial for å øke sine markedsandeler, men har i stedet de siste år tapt markedsandeler til konkurrerende, ikke fornybare substituttprodukter. Skal norsk skogbruk kunne hevde seg i denne ko nkurransen i fremtiden, må vi ha en kostn...

Awarded: NOK 1.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2012

Location: Oslo

RENERGI-Fremtidens rene energisystemer

Socio-Economic Drivers in Implementing Bioenergy Projects - Norwegian particpation in IEA Bioenergy Task 29 2006-2009

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Awarded: NOK 0.59 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Innlandet

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Fôring av purker i oppdretts- og dieperioden

Dagens anbefaling for fôring av purker bygger på 10 år gamle forsøk (dieperioden og drektighetsperioden), samt utenlandske forsøk og praktisk erfaring (opdrettsperioden). Siden disse forsøkene ble gjort har dyrematerialet blitt endra betydelig gjennom avl , i retning av magrere dyr med raskere ti...

Awarded: NOK 1.3 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2009

Location: Innlandet

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Utvikle kunnskap og metoder for å produsere gode produksjonsklare planter av jordbær og bringebær

Produksjonsklare planter er planter med ferdig utviklete blomsteranlegg, som gir avling 2- 3 mnd. etter planting. Gartnerhallen vil starte produksjon av slike planter av jordbær og bringebær av en tilfredsstillende kvalitet. For å klare dette vil det skaf fes ny kunnskap om vekstfysiologien hos j...

Awarded: NOK 1.4 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Oslo

MATPROG-Matprogrammet: Norsk mat fra sjø og land

Avl for lammeslakt med optimal fettmengde

Gilde Norsk Kjøtt ønsker å videreutvikle Nor-X kjøttsau ved å sette større fokus på fett i tillegg til muskelmengde som har vært viktigste seleksjonskriterium for utvalg av avlsdyr til nå. Gilde ønsker å avle for en kjøttsau med god muskelvekst, men samti dig med en moderat/optimal mengde fett. D...

Awarded: NOK 1.0 mill.

Project Period: 2006-2010

Location: Oslo