BIOVINE aims to develop natural solutions based on plant diversity to control pests (intended as harmful organisms, including arthropods, nematodes, oomycetes and fungi), reduce pesticide dependence, increase plant health and services provided from the ecosystems to humans.
Strategies developed in BIOVINE exploit plant diversity in the vineyard to control pests, providing farmers alternative solutions to pesticides. Project activities involve vineyards in France, Italy, Romania, Slovenia, Spain and Switzerland.
30 January 2019
The last BIOVINE project meeting was in Changins (CH) on 28-29 January 2019, hosted by Agroscope. All the BIOVINE Partners attended this (quite cold and snowy) meeting: the first year experimental activities were summarized and discussed, the set […]
6 December 2018
Agroscope attended to the “7th Treffen AG Kirschessigfliege” at Hochschule Geisenheim University in Geisenheim (Germany) on 4-5 December 2018, presenting the work done in WP2 about the identification of plant species attracting D. suzukii. Agroscope attended to the “Agroscope […]