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LIFE+ Crops for better Soil

“Crops for better soil” is an ambitious project that is going to cultivate in 400 hectares without irrigation in four different areas in Spain (Castilla la Mancha, Castilla y León, Aragón and Navarra). The aim is to demonstrate on a significant scale and with innovative measurement technologies that application of particular organic farming techniques can improve soil fertility by 20%. Meanwhile it will increase yields with the same percentage through optimal combinations of methodologies targeted to the specific soils and climatic conditions concerned.....                                                       >> Read more

Here you can read the official project form of the project "Crops for better soil" (LIFE10 ENV/ES/471) on the Europa.eu website.

  • Successful training day on extensive organic farming

    Successful training day on extensive organic farming

    On March 25, a training seminar on extensive organic farming was held at Colegio Universitario of Zamora.

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  • Italian fertiliser project to hold final conference 27 March 2015, Turin, Italy

    Italian fertiliser project to hold final conference 27 March 2015, Turin, Italy

    The final conference of the LIFE project, UNIZEO (LIFE10 ENV/IT/000347), will be held on 27 March 2015, at the Scuole Salesiane di Lombriasco (S.Giovanni Bosco, 5) in Turin.

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  • Training workshops on organic agriculture and husbandry

    Training workshops on organic agriculture and husbandry

    Zamora Provincial Council will organize in the months of March, April and May, training days on agriculture and husbandry, forestry and green infrastructure.

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  • Sixth Steering Committee Meeting in Ejea de los Caballeros

    Sixth Steering Committee Meeting in Ejea de los Caballeros

    The partners of the project Crops for better soil met in Ejea de los Caballeros, last February 27, to celebrate the Sixth Steering Committee Meeting of the project.

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  • Crops for better soil mentioned in a LIFE publication

    Crops for better soil mentioned in a LIFE publication

    The project was pointed out in a compilation of projects financed by the LIFE programme that work on climate change mitigation.

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  • Interesting visit at the experimental farm La Higueruela

    Interesting visit at the experimental farm La Higueruela

    Last Thursday, February 5, Sven Kallen, representative of Transfer LBC and Egbert Sonneveld , advisor of Transati (LIFE “Crops for better soils”) and technical coordinator of BERAL for "Crops for better soil" LIFE10/ENV/ES/471 project, were invited by Dr. Carlos Lacasta (CSIC) and JP del Monte (UPM) to visit the experimental farm “LaHigueruela”

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