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.
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.read more »
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.read more »
International companies visit the fields in Aragón
Representatives of PrimaVera and Naturkorn&Hipp visited the project fields after meeting Transati at the Biofach fair.read more »
Crops for better Soil News
FAO Director-General highlighted the significant contribution of healthy soils "to achieve our food security and nutrition goals, to fight climate change and to ensure overall
On 2 december 2014 the team of Medusa and UPM, together with Transati visited the field trial site in Illana (Guadalajara) which is under supervision of the farmer Luis Ballesteros.
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.