INNOSETA at the 3rd Rendez-Vous Techniques by AXEMA, Paris

On 23 February 2019, the “3rd Rendez-Vous Techniques” organised by AXEMA (French union of machine manufacturers, national association belonging to the European CEMA network) with the EurAgEng association was held on the occasion of the SIMA Agricultural Show in Paris. The conference was open to all themes related to the innovation of machines and systems…

INNOSETA at Athens Science Festival 2019

Since 2014, Athens Science Festival is bringing every year young and old people close to science. It demonstrates modern scientific and technological achievements and brings new knowledge through a continuous and open dialogue with the public. The Athens Science Festival 2019 was organized by the educational organization “Science Communication – SciCo”, the British Council, the…

INNOSETA, IUPAC 2019

INNOSETA is coming to the 14th IUPAC International Congress of Crop Protection Chemistry in Gent from May 19-24, 2019. We won’t be alone, 1500 crop health specialists are expected to attend, coming both from academia, industry as well as policymakers. The overall conference theme is “Crop Protection: Education of the Future Generation”. This fits perfectly with the…

TOPPS-OnFARM Course 27/03/2019

On March 27th 2019 a TOPPS demonstration farm event was organised in Nizza Monferrato (Italy). The objective was to demonstrate measures to reduce water contamination by pesticides. Stakeholders (farmers, technicians, contractors..) met at the “Cantina Nizza” to see and discuss Best Management Practices and how these are best implemented on farms. During the day Prof.…

TECNOVID, EU Project Workshop in Zaragoza, 1st of March

This workshop about networking on EU projects, related to spray application technology, will be organized under the frame of TECNOVID, the international exhibition on viticulture and oenology (Feria de Zaragoza). Projects like INNOSETA, OPTIMA, LIFE PERFECT and IoF will be presented and discussed during the workshop. Workshop Agenda (Spanish) here: Acercando la ciencia al sector_UPC_Jornada Tecnovid_2019_UPC…

INNOSETA at ZOOTECHNIA Fair 2019 in Thessaloniki

The only specialised event in Greece and the Balkans, regarding livestock and poultry, Zootechnia, was held for the 11th time from 31 January to 3 February at the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Centre. All major businesses were present at Zootechnia and they presented the latest developments in the sector; everything from the most important food producing…

2nd Innoseta Project Meeting

The 2nd Innoseta project meeting was held yesterday (11/12) at the Agricultural University of Athens, Greece. Partners gathered  to present their up to now work and discuss about their future steps and plans. Also, invited to take part in the meeting was EU Commission’s representative on Health and Food Safety (DG SANTE), policy officer, Mr Eric…

New laboratory for spraying machinery inspection following ISO16119 in Athens

On the 26th of November we were introduced to the brand new laboratory of ELGO-DEMETER in Athens, Greece, for new spraying machinery inspection according to. Research Director, Dr Sideris Theocharopoulos, firstly gave an introductory speech on the activities of the institute of Soil & Water Resources, its history and the future of the new spraying machinery inspection facilities. Agricultural Science…