Almazan, 22 June, 2016.
Three weeks after sowing, sunflower crops have just been born.
So far, we can only appreciate the nascencia in one of the plots. In the second with most clayey soil, and because of the storms occurred few days after the sowing, seedling emergence is uneven. Let us hope that if some […]
Almazan, June 16, 2016.
The development of barley in the fields is being good and first differences between the different bands and tested fertilizers are being observed.
The bands with mineral fertilizer are well developed, they had a good tillering and its cycle, although delayed, may be considered appropriate.
On the other hand, different bands […]
On Friday May 27th, Raquel Lopez presented the main results of the project during the technical conference “AVAC Spring 2016” organized by the Valladolid Association of Conservation Agriculture.
Raquel Lopez presented the LIFE Mix Fertilizer treatment schedule and the field tests being carried out in Almazan with short cycle barley to assess the technical / […]
Last week the ERIAFF Conference 2016 “Agriculture, Water and Climate Change” took place in Badajoz (Spain).
Agriculture in the European Union faces two major challenges facing the future of humanity: the production of healthy food in sufficient quantity to feed a growing population boosting systems for an efficient and sustainable production; and on the other […]
Almazán, March 15th 2016
Final phase of the LIFE MIX Fertilizer has just been launched with the seeding of the late barley in the 3 demonstration plots located in Almazan (Soria).
Each plot has been divided into 10 test strips (3.5 m width and 100 m length), which will allow to evaluate the effectiveness of […]
Soria, December 22, 2015
ASAJA has, in its year-end assembly, project progress and explains Life MixFertilizer collaboration with farmers to test new fertilizer in the next planting.
The annual monitoring visit for the project was held yesterday in CARTIF facilities, in Boecillo (Valladolid – Spain). The meeting was attended by the four partners and the monitoring expert, Esther Martínez, from the LIFE Monitoring team in NEEMO – IDOM. The state of the implementation and all the related documentation were reviewed, and the […]
Last 9th of November, the Workshop on “Climate Change Mitigation Technologies in the Agriculture” was celebrated at DG Agriculture and Rural Development of European Comission at Brussels. In this meeting, topics like precision farming and fertilizer management, livestock and manure related mitigation options, were treated. At this framework, PURAL personnel had the opportunity to disseminate […]
Boecillo, November 5th 2015.
Project partners is meeting today in CARTIF facilities, in Boecillo (Valladolid, Spain), to plan and to optimize the operation of the pilot plants where the new fertilizer, made from pig manure, is being produced. The last year of the project is beginning and the objectives are aimed at optimizing the work […]
The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) of the European Commission celebrated yesterday, in Brussels, the official launch for all the LIFE projects approved in the call 2014, within the subprogram Climate Change Mitigation (CCM) in the sectors of Energy, Transport and Industry.
CARTIF, who attended the event as project coordinator of the […]
Last 15th of October, the Kick off Meeting of LIFE Smart Fertirrigation was celebrated at Soria. The main objective of this project is to implement an innovative process to obtain a liquid, from the liquid fraction of the digestate, ready to use in fertirrigation of different crops.
At this framework, a visit to the biogas […]