Awards

The Trustees are very pleased to receive reports from many awardees and some of these are included below, as well as illustrating the variety and breadth of awards made by the Trust.

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Current and recent Research Projects

 

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Recent Travel Awards

  • Erosion Control through use of filtasparagus.jpger socks to control runoff, sediment and nutrient losses from arable lands under extreme rainfall events (Cranfield University)

    Workshop

  • Annual Review presentation

 

  • Travel to attend CIGR/AgEng2016 conference 

  • Travel Award for MSc project - Malta

    Report

  • Leaf-specific weed control on vegetable crops  (Reading University)
    Report

 

  • Support for Engineers without Borders project, Malawi

    Report

  • Effect of conservation tillage systems on the creation of optimum seed bed conditions for oilseed rape in UK  (Cranfield University)

    Poster
    CIGR paper

 
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  • Optimising soil erosion, control and run-off management in forage maize (Cranfield University):

    Poster
    Report

 
  • Travel to attend European Society Soil Conservation conference, Rumania

    Report

  • The effect of low ground pressure and controlled traffic farming systems on soil properties and crop development for 3 tillage systems (Harper Adams University)

 
  • Support for travel Mexico- water treatment project

  • The design and control of a hybrid ventilation system for UK pig buildings (Harper Adams University)

 
  • Support for PhD students to attend Soils Conference, Rothamsted

    Report

  • Novel EM Sensor for Measuring Fish (University of Liverpool)

 
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    Report

  • Pore size distributions in soils (Warwick University)

 
  • Support for travel to attend Thermal Management Symposium

    Report

  • Ecosystem service delivery within a strip tillage system. Effect of tillage and fertiliser regime on provisioning service delivery

 
  • Support for travel to ASABE 2015

    Report

     

    students.png  Other Awards

    • Support for IAgrE Young Engineers Competition

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      and IAgrE Mentoring Scheme   

    • Test equipment  (Holme Lacey College)

    • Support for Innovation Design Engineering course

    • Subsistence support for studies and support for student project work

    • Support to attend Six Sigma Green belt training course

     

    certificate.png  Studentship Awards

    The Studentship Awards for 2016/17 were made on 15th February 2017           

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    L-r Joe Robinson, Henry Thorpe, Alan Mobbs, Dr Paul Miller (Trust Technical Secretary), Chaunce Barrett-Crosdil and

    David White (Trustee).

     

     

     

     

    Paul Miller, Trust Technical Secretary congratulating Trust scholars, James Charnley and Adam Montgomery, on their graduation, September 2016   

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