Topic 1.2.2 IA Sustainability and competitiveness of Mediterranean greenhouse and intensive horticulture (Section 1).. Topic 2.2.1 RIA Small scale farming systems innovation (Section 2).. Topic 2.2.2 RIA Use and management of biodiversity as a major lever of sustainability in farming systems (Section 2).
We are planing to prepeare a project proposal about indoor farming. In our
consortium two different partners is needed. One is automation system expert about hydrophonic and atmosphere control. A robotic or mechatronic company or research institution could be acceptable. Second partner search is an end user or practicer. It should be an agricultural enterprise or research institute either.
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Akım Metal is a large enterprise with 2800 workers and 200 million Euro annual endorsment. We are producing several kinds of LED lighting armatures and electronic LED drivers in 3000 m2 closed area with 40 workers. We have a R&D department contains 70 engineers. Lighting analyzes are carried out in the lighting laboratory. Akım will design lighting armatures with the needed wavelenght, light intensity, light spectrum and diffraction angle. AKIM could be the main contributor for the development of the LED technology in project proposal about indoor farming. We are also open for any other project request.
The Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area will devise new R&I approaches to improve water availability and sustainable agriculture production in a region heavily distressed by climate change, urbanisation and population growth