Local Multi-Stakeholder Platforms (LMSPs)

LMSPs have been set up in each Country at the beginning of the project and very important ideas arose during the meetings which positively influenced 4CE-MED activities and helped understand how these innovative cropping systems should be scaled up to a commercial level. The most important topics discussed during the LMSPs meetings were: Identification of…

DEMO TRIALS IN GREECE 3

CAMELINA DEMO TRIALS IN GREECE

Bios agrosystems MABEE in cooperation with CRES organized the experimental design for Camelina’s trials in Greece (WP3). The aim of the demo trials is to identify the best sowing date, practice of fertilization and strategy of harvesting for Camelina crop in the climatic and environmental conditions of Greece.   Generally, Bios will establish two demo…

starting sowing

CAMELINA SOWING STRATEGIES

On 18th November 2021, the second screening trial  was sowed in Spain at Entresierras experimental farm (Ciudad Real province, Castilla La Mancha community)  under a typical rainfed sole-cropping system consisting in barley-fallow. 20 camelina varieties are being tested within a randomized design and 4 replicates for the optimization of the better adapted varieties to local…

Camelina field visit

Camelina field visit day in West-France

On October 6 and 7, SAIPOL organized a field visit lap of camelina experimental fields sown in a summer double cropping system after cereals or peas. Set up in a double cropping system, camelina would make it possible to meet some of the objectives of advanced biofuels or even of the bioeconomy development. Various agricultural…