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  • Tomato Enthusiasts on Different Levels: New TomGEM Interview Series

    TomGEM has released an interview series produced during its 3rd annual project meeting in Old Windsor, UK. The clips illustrate the objectives, activities and results of the multi-national, interdisciplinary consortium working together in this four-year research initiative. The partners highlight their personal motivation and the different...

  • FOOD2030 – Launch of on-line consultation for first strategic plan of Horizon Europe!

    The stakeholder consultation to build up Horizon Europe has just been launched! You can consult the Strategic Planning document at: https://ec.europa.eu/research/pdf/horizon-europe/ec_rtd_orientations-towards-the-strategic-planning.pdf Your feedback is warmly welcomed via the on-line platform, that is expected to remain open until early...

  • Royal visit to England

    3rd Annual Progress Meeting held in Old Windsor (UK) From 20th to 21st May 2019, the TomGEM consortium came together for its 3rd Progress Meeting in the royal surroundings of the De Vere Beaumont Estate in Old Windsor (UK). The story of the De Vere Beaumont Estate in Old Windsor is a very British one; a tale of democracy, royalty, education and...

  • Webinar "Plant Variety Protection" organised by European IP Helpdesk on 22 May 2019

    The European IP Helpdesk will organise a webinar on the topic "Plant Variety Protection" on Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 at 10:30 AM CET. The speaker will be from the CPVO (European Agency for Plant Variety Protection). Plant Variety Protection Webinar Experience level: Intermediate In the webinar aims at: presenting the fundamentals of...

  • SAVE THE DATE: European Research and Innovation Days

    End of last week Directorate General for Research and Innovation launched the save the date for its inaugural annual flagship event - the European Research and Innovation Days on 24, 25 and 26 September 2019 which will take place in KANAL - Centre Pompidou, Brussels, located on Quai des Péniches. At the heart of the first European R&I Days...

  • TomGEM partner on the air

    The Valencian TV channel À Punt has recently visited the greenhouses of TomGEM partner Fundacion Cajamar CV (FCValenciana). With a growing public interest in the challenges of climate change, the TV team interviewed team member Carlos Baixauli who is heading the Department of Agrosustainability. He talked about FCValenciana’s activities within...

  • Agricultural Science Day in Bulgaria

    On October 25, 2018 Bulgarian scientists working in the field of agriculture celebrated the Agricultural Science Day. The Bulgarian TomGEM partner Maritsa Vegetable Crops Research Institute (MVCRI) participated at the arranged exhibition "Nature's Gifts" organized by the Bulgarian Agricultural Academy. The event was attended by the Bulgarian...

  • TomGEM presented in China

    The Bulgarian TomGEM partner Maritsa Vegetable Crops Research Institute (MVCRI) presented the project at two events in China during October 13-17, 2018. The Belt and Road International Symposium on Vegetable Industry and Science & Technology was held in Beijing with almost 150 delegates from China, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Chile, Egypt, Morocco,...

  • European Researchers Night at MVCRI

    The Bulgarian TomGEM partner Maritsa Vegetable Crops Research Institute (MVCRI) participated for the third time in the "European Night of Scientist’s". The event was funded by the project "FRESH - Find Researchers Everywhere and Share" № 722790, Call: H2020-MSCA-NIGHT-2016. All the events on this day were supported by the European Commission as a...

  • LXII Annual Congress of Italian Society of Agricultural Genetics

    From September 25-28, 2018 the 62th Annual Congress of Italian Society of Agricultural Genetics will be organised in Verona (Italy). During this important event, TomGEM partners Prof. Amalia Barone and Prof. Luigi Frusciante of the University of Naples Federico II and Dr Carlo Schettini, agronomist at TomGEM partner Alma Seges Soc. Coop. will...