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Food, Land and People: Health and Welfare

Theme 6: Animal/Plant Health and Disease and Animal Welfare

Brief Summary

This Theme aims to improve farm productivity and sustainability, through improvements to plant and animal disease control and enhancement of farm animal welfare. The emphasis of the work is on policy relevant research, knowledge exchange and the needs of a broad end user base, including Scottish businesses.

Financial Allocation

2014-2015: £7.1m

MRP Theme Co-ordinator

Dr Colin McInnes, Moredun Research Institute


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