Spring updates from LIFE AGRISED demonstration sites

The Italian co-composting trial at the beneficiary Gorini is ending. The co-compost has reached maturity and the researchers are processing the data collected during the whole process.   Meanwhile, Agri Vivai monitors in its laboratory the parameters for the preparation of substrates to be used in the next spring cultivation trials scheduled in Italy.   […]

The LIFE AgriSed project online workshop was a great success! – 7 December 2020

The workshop organized by the LIFE AgriSed project has been held online on Monday 7 December 2020 (click here for the program and for more information). The event gathered more than 150 participants: citizens, agronomists and foresters, researchers and scientists.   The LIFE AgriSed project sincerely thanks all the participants, whose support and contribution are […]

The Italian co-composting trial and the autumn cultivation trials begin

The LIFE AGRISED project takes a great leap forward, thanks to the launch of 3 important experimental tests!   Co-composting of sediments and green waste (Italian trial) After the conclusion of the authorization process, the co-composting trial based on sediments dredged from the Navicelli canal and green waste recovered from the Pistoia nursery district starts […]

Summer update on the latest progress of the LIFE AGRISED project

The activities of the LIFE AGRISED project also continue during these hot summer months. After reaching the maturity of the 3 co-compost produced during the experimental trials conducted in Czech Republic, in July part of the material has been sent to the Italian partners, who will asses it during the first experimental cycle of cultivation […]

Completion of the co-composting trial in Czech Republic and preparation of the cultivation Trials

Despite the difficulties related to the COVID emergency, the activities foressen in the LIFE AgriSed project continue. The green waste and sediment co-composting trial conducted in the Czech Republic is currently reaching the final stages, and the compost is almost ready for the start of the first cultivation trials in Czech Republic and Italy. In […]

LIFE AgriSed at IPM ESSEN 2020 – 28-31 January 2020

The IPM Essen fair is one of the most important events in the floriculture sector worldwide. The event is attended every year by international buyers, nursery companies, garden centers, architects and landscape architects, representatives of public administrations, stakeholders from various sectors. This year the event registered an exceptional participation with 54,000 visitors (+1,200 compared to […]

Analysis and characterization of sediments and green waste used for the co-composting trial in the Czech Republic

The IRET-CNR team and the UNIFI team are working to analyze and characterize the materials used in the co-composting trial carried out at the EPS site in Nový Dvůr. The samples have been collected by the Czech team and sent to the Italian laboratories. Here are some photos taken during the analyses carried out in the […]