Articles tagged with 'rusticaproject' | IDConsortium

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2022
17
January
2022
| 13:22 Europe/Amsterdam
RUSTICA project is designed to systematically engage with the regional stakeholders. This engagement is formalized in a series of regional workshops planned every six months starting from month 12 of the project. Knowing that the project is addressin...
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12
January
2022
| 08:31 Europe/Amsterdam
Soil organic matter (SOM) is one of the most important components of soil as it influences virtually all the properties of soil that control agricultural and environmental functions. Soil organic matter is difficult to measure directly, so laboratori...
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11
January
2022
| 09:57 Europe/Amsterdam
On 21st of October of 2021 took place the first regional stakeholders workshop in Pays de la Loire. The workshop was hosted by ESA d’Angers, an agronomic engineer school based in Angers. 17 participants representing a variety of actors attended the w...
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10
January
2022
| 16:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Climate change and resources depletion are urging agriculture players to boost a real change, from the grounds, fostering the use of bio-based solutions for crop nutrient management and pest control among others.RUSTICA project is exploring a set of ...
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2021
22
December
2021
| 16:37 Europe/Amsterdam
On 5th of November took placed an stakeholders workshop in the frame of RUSTICA project in Valle del Cauca region. In the following lines you will see how the workshop was organized.First of all, the participants were welcomed and introduced to the A...
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15
December
2021
| 16:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Tecnova counts on the presence of 10 stakeholders of the Rustica project to obtain bio-based fertilisers from organic fruit and vegetable waste.The aim of the Rustica project, financed by the European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation prog...
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09
December
2021
| 12:53 Europe/Amsterdam
The RUSTICA project started in January 2021, with as key objective research on the processing of fruit and vegetable waste into bio-based fertilizers. Due to the Covid crisis, the consortium could not have any live meeting so far. But last week, fina...
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23
November
2021
| 11:38 Europe/Amsterdam
The current fertilizers are made using exhaustible resources, which have a negative impact on our climate. For example, phosphor and nitrogen are extracted from fossil raw materials or by using a big amount of energy derived from fossil fuels. These ...
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16
November
2021
| 08:50 Europe/Amsterdam
As an approach to sustainable development, circular business models are increasingly being developed. However, many circular business models focus on environmental or technological contributions to sustainability rather than considering all dimension...
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10
November
2021
| 10:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Friuli Venezia Giulia was the third RUSTICA Region to organise a multi-stakeholder’s workshop with about 15 attendees involved in different parts of the BBF (bio-based fertiliser) value chain including farmers associations, professional orders, polic...
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04
November
2021
| 16:25 Europe/Amsterdam
The use of insects in bio-factories is making it possible to convert organic matter into high quality products, such as proteins for animal and human food. In the case of the agri-food industry, we see how their use is being consolidated both in the ...
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25
October
2021
| 17:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Flanders was the first RUSTICA region to organise a multi-stakeholder workshop with about 20 attendees involved in different parts of the bio-based fertiliser (BBF) value chain including farmers association, fertiliser companies, technology providers...
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07
October
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
The circular bioeconomy covers many sectors with different interests and goals - agriculture, forestry, fisheries, food production, pulp, and paper production, as well as parts of the chemical, biotechnological, and energy industries, policy domains,...
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30
September
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 Currently, the international and European economy is mainly based on resources of fossil origin. These resources are subject to debate not only because of their finiteness but also with regard to greenhouse gas emissions and climate change.The quest...
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23
September
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Within the Rustica project, the SME Avecom is one of the technology providers, responsible for the production of microbial protein (MP) from CAP waters. The protein-rich dried biomass is used as a building block for organic fertilizers.To assess micr...
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22
September
2021
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
KU Leuven, ILVO, Rikolto, Odissee Hogeschool and the Fachhochschule Südwestfalen bundle their forces in the development of a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Business Models for Sustainable Farming. With this initiative, they also provide output ...
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16
September
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BioSabor S.A.T. is an ecological fruit and vegetable company located in the southeast of Spain. We are in the province of Almería next to Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park, which is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.In BioSabor we are aware of the environment...
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09
September
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 The product of the Carboxyl Acid Platform (CAP, a critical process in converting organic residues from the fruit and vegetable sector into novel bio-based fertilizer products of high quality) is a complex solution containing small carboxyl acids and...
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02
September
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 Using a multisectoral approach, this initiative is moving forward in the formation of its multi-stakeholder platform, conceived as a collaborative space for co-creation and knowledge exchange in the regional context. To this end, we count on the par...
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26
August
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 In the coming years, humanity will have to face one of the most demanding challenges in history which are to slow down and possibly reverse the process of ecosystem deterioration caused by anthropogenic activities.Agriculture will play a very import...
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19
August
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 In Pays de la Loire region, RUSTICA project will take place in one of the 17 National Gross Market infrastructures (Marché d’Intérêt National or “MIN”), in the city of Angers. Here, tons of waste are generated each year by unsold fruits and vegetabl...
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29
July
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
EVILVO (Flanders), as multi-disciplinary independent research institute focussing on sustainable agriculture and fisheries from an economic, ecological and social perspective, designs the multi-actor plan for the project, in consultation with the oth...
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22
July
2021
| 10:06 Europe/Amsterdam
Leaves and Stems - photo by Inge De Bo, OWSInge De Bo and Jef Van de Poel are responsible for the project technical management of RUSTICA. Inge holds a Ph.D in Applied Biological Sciences and does research related to the biological optimization of th...
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15
July
2021
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Since global environmental issues proliferated the mainstream public discourse, there have been plenty of incredible innovative inventions and technological solutions that changed the way we live now. From useful tech gadgets to lab-made food, resear...
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08
July
2021
| 09:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Tessa Avermaete and Margo Heremans are responsible for the project management of RUSTICA. Tessa holds a PhD in Applied Biological Sciences and is an expert in managing European consortia at the division of bioeconomics. Margo is an experienced projec...
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05
July
2021
| 17:39 Europe/Amsterdam
Source: RUSTICA, un proyecto que le apuesta al uso de fertilizantes de base biológica para una agricultura circular ...
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22
April
2021
| 15:41 Europe/Amsterdam
 This day is about empowering and expanding the environmental movement. As the health and wellbeing of every human being are closely interlinked with the health of our planet, fighting climate change requires persistent action on many levels. We, at ...
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22
March
2021
| 15:09 Europe/Amsterdam
We are pleased to announce the signing of the RUSTICA project where through a transdisciplinary multi-actor approach, we aim to validate, demonstrate and integrate six technological options for mineral nutrient recovery from fruit and vegetable waste...
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