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.

  • Technical seminar in Zaragoza on soil management

    Technical seminar in Zaragoza on soil management

    The theme of the day intends to play with the fact that 2015 was declared the International Year of Soil, highlighting the importance of soil in our ecosystems and the need to provide appropriate management all year around, every year.

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  • Successful completion of the project Life SigAGROasesor and networking day in Navarra

    Successful completion of the project Life SigAGROasesor and networking day in Navarra

    The sigAGROasesor platform brings together a large amount of public information, databases and cartography. With the very latest computer technologies and GIS-WEB services, the platform can enable the different Decision Support Tools with geo-localised information for each agricultural plot, as well as the option of accessing data from remote sensors or different databases.

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  • Meeting with CSIC-IRNASA in Salamanca

    Meeting with CSIC-IRNASA in Salamanca

    Members of Transfer LBC and Transati visited the CSIC's offices and experimental farm in Salamanca last Nov. 25th.

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Crops for better Soil News

  • Cooperation between LIFE projects in Madrid

    Collaboration for the dissemination and communication between LIFE projects is sharing the initiative of recovering good management practices in agriculture like crop rotation including the cultivation of legumes (pulses) such as lentils and chickpeas in semi-arid land.

  • Technical seminar in Zaragoza on soil management

    The theme of the day intends to play with the fact that 2015 was declared the International Year of Soil, highlighting the importance of soil in our ecosystems and the need to provide appropriate management all year around, every year.

  • Successful completion of the project Life SigAGROasesor and networking day in Navarra

    The sigAGROasesor platform brings together a large amount of public information, databases and cartography. With the very latest computer technologies and GIS-WEB services, the platform can enable the different Decision Support Tools with geo-localised information for each agricultural plot, as well as the option of accessing data from remote sensors or different databases.