LIFE+ Crops for Better Soil, LIFE+ Crops for Better Soil

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.

  • 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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  • International AGROEXPO Fair in Don Benito- 2015 edition

    International AGROEXPO Fair in Don Benito- 2015 edition

    From 28 to 31 of January 2015, the International AGROEXPO Fair was held in Don Benito, Badajoz. Our partner from Transati, Mariano Saz, had the chance to meet farmers from the organic rice sector and presented the LIFE+10 "Crops for better soil" project.

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  • High attendence at the Biocultura fair in Madrid

    High attendence at the Biocultura fair in Madrid

    Last Thursday 13 November, representatives from the “Crops for Better Soils” and “Operation CO2” projects directed a technical seminar with around 100 attendees during the annual Biocultura fair in Madrid.

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  • Cooperation between projects and their impact on the local economy

    Cooperation between projects and their impact on the local economy

    On September 11, partners from four LIFE+ projects met at COPISO Cooperative (Soria) to discuss about cooperation opportunities.

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Crops for better Soil News

  • 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.

  • 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”

  • International AGROEXPO Fair in Don Benito- 2015 edition

    From 28 to 31 of January 2015, the International AGROEXPO Fair was held in Don Benito, Badajoz. Our partner from Transati, Mariano Saz, had the chance to meet farmers from the organic rice sector and presented the LIFE+10 "Crops for better soil" project.