BIOVEXO Consortium:

www.rtds-group.com

CRSFA
Centro di Ricerca

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology

RTDS Association (RTDS) is a non-profit SME supporting the implementation of EU research & innovation projects to optimise use of the results for maximum impact. RTDS provides professional Dissemination, Exploitation and Communication (DEC) and project management services in a range of areas: food, agriculture & forestry, associated processing technologies, energy and manufacturing. RTDS participates in ten H2020 / BBI-JU projects, five of which as Coordinator.

RTDS is the Coordinator of BIOVEXO and the leader of Work Package 7 (Dissemination, Exploitation and Communication).

Univesrtiteit Antwerpen

Universidad de Sevilla

Globachem NV is an international, family-owned agrochemical company specialized in developing, registering and marketing high quality crop protection products for agriculture and horticulture. Globachem conducts research in its own labs, greenhouse and trial fields as a swift and agile response to new developments. To this end, Globachem R&D also teams up with universities, research institutes and companies using state-of-the-art techniques to co-develop research results with a high potential into innovative agrochemicals.

Globachem is the leader of Work Package 2 – Active substances for V-biopesticides for vector control and Work Package 6 – Project sustainability and toxicity.

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) is the largest public research organization in Italy, whose mission is to carry out, promote, transfer, encourage and enhance research in the main sectors of knowledge in order to apply the results for the scientific, cultural, technological, economic and social development of the country. Amongst the 109 Institutes belonging to the CNR, the Institute for Sustainable Plant Protection (CNR-IPSP) is specifically dedicated to plant protection in agriculture and forestry.

CNR-IPSP-Bari plays a prominent role in all activities aimed at testing the efficacy of developed biopesticides and bioinsecticides in vitro and in planta. CNR-IPSP-Bari also coordinates the definition and harmonization of shared protocols for field assays with partners operating in different geographical areas. CNR is the leader of Work Package 4 – Large scale validation of control strategies for integrated pest management.

AIMERIT SL

Asociación Agraria Jóvenes Agricultores

Aimerit SL is a 4th generation family farm located in the town of Santa María del Camí in the Balearic Island of Mallorca and well-known locally for its extension and biodiversity. The farm, which borders the World Heritage Tramuntana mountain range, is focused on maintaining biodiversity, protecting the environment and the sustainable production of crops. Out of a total extension of 173 Hectares, 110 ha are cultivated with almond, carob and olive trees. 65 Ha have been certified for organic production for 16 years. The farm contains 1925 almond trees, 500 olive trees ranging from (5 to -15 years of age), 2600 centennial carob trees and 800 “acebuches” or wild olive trees – some of which are clearly affected by Xylella.

Aimerit conducts field trials of the biopesticides on olives trees and almond trees.

RTDS Association (RTDS) is a non-profit SME supporting the implementation of EU research & innovation projects to optimise use of the results for maximum impact. RTDS provides professional Dissemination, Exploitation and Communication (DEC) and project management services in a range of areas: food, agriculture & forestry, associated processing technologies, energy and manufacturing. RTDS participates in ten H2020 / BBI-JU projects, five of which as Coordinator.

RTDS is the Coordinator of BIOVEXO and the leader of Work Package 7 (Dissemination, Exploitation and Communication).

Globachem NV is an international, family-owned agrochemical company specialized in developing, registering and marketing high quality crop protection products for agriculture and horticulture. Globachem conducts research in its own labs, greenhouse and trial fields as a swift and agile response to new developments. To this end, Globachem R&D also teams up with universities, research institutes and companies using state-of-the-art techniques to co-develop research results with a high potential into innovative agrochemicals.

Globachem is the leader of Work Package 2 – Active substances for V-biopesticides for vector control and Work Package 6 – Project sustainability and toxicity.

Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) is the largest public research organization in Italy, whose mission is to carry out, promote, transfer, encourage and enhance research in the main sectors of knowledge in order to apply the results for the scientific, cultural, technological, economic and social development of the country. Amongst the 109 Institutes belonging to the CNR, the Institute for Sustainable Plant Protection (CNR-IPSP) is specifically dedicated to plant protection in agriculture and forestry.

CNR-IPSP-Bari plays a prominent role in all activities aimed at testing the efficacy of developed biopesticides and bioinsecticides in vitro and in planta. CNR-IPSP-Bari also coordinates the definition and harmonization of shared protocols for field assays with partners operating in different geographical areas. CNR is the leader of Work Package 4 – Large scale validation of control strategies for integrated pest management.

Aimerit SL is a 4th generation family farm located in the town of Santa María del Camí in the Balearic Island of Mallorca and well-known locally for its extension and biodiversity. The farm, which borders the World Heritage Tramuntana mountain range, is focused on maintaining biodiversity, protecting the environment and the sustainable production of crops. Out of a total extension of 173 Hectares, 110 ha are cultivated with almond, carob and olive trees. 65 Ha have been certified for organic production for 16 years. The farm contains 1925 almond trees, 500 olive trees ranging from (5 to -15 years of age), 2600 centennial carob trees and 800 “acebuches” or wild olive trees – some of which are clearly affected by Xylella.

Aimerit conducts field trials of the biopesticides on olives trees and almond trees.

RTDS Association (RTDS) is a non-profit SME supporting the implementation of EU research & innovation projects to optimise use of the results for maximum impact. RTDS provides professional management of Dissemination, Exploitation and Communication (DEC) and project management services in a range of areas: food, nutrition and agriculture, forestry and associated processing technologies, manufacturing but also renewable energy, transport and related social sciences. •

RTDS is the Coordinator of BIOVEXO as well as Work Package 8 (Management) leader and Work Package 7 (Dissemination, Exploitation and Communication) leader.