On September 6, 2018 BRESOV partner CREA (Council for Agricultural Research and Economics) hosed a meeting "The Problem of Seeds in Organic Farming Production: Sharing the Experience in Europe" in Monsampolo del Tronto in cooperation with the Horizon 2020 LIVESEED project to discuss research on organic horticulture.
A national and international delegation, composed of representatives of IFOAM, FiBL, BIONEXT, University of Ancona and Semi-rural Network, visited CREA-OF (Centro di ricerca Orticoltura e Florovivaismo, Research Centre for Vegetable and Ornamental Crops) to investigate the main research topics on organic horticulture.
The delegation discussed with the researchers of CREA-OF the main problems faced by the research world with particular reference to organic seeds. The also included a visit to the experimental device MOnsampolo VEgetable organig Long Term Field Experiment (MOVE LTE), in which the main research on the organic of CREA has been conducted since 2001.
The event programme is available here.
Representatives of IFOAM, FiBL, BIONEXT, University of Ancona and Semi-rural Network visiting CREA
Visit to the experimental device MOVE LTE