We would like to join a project as partner within PRIMA program topics regarding plant protection and integrated pest management as well as prevention and control of harmful organisms.
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
Plant Protection Research Institute (PPRI) is a research institute within the scope of the organization of General Directorate of Agricultural Research and Policies under the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry in Turkey. PPRI serves to the Turkish agriculture with the strength of a rich research experience and professional staff since 1931. The Institute is located in İzmir and conducts researches in plant diseases, pest and weeds, plant protection products, pesticide equipment, application technologies, biological and biotechnical control, integrated pest management. Research Areas are to diagnose disease, insect and weed pests causing crop losses in agricultural plants and beneficial fauna and flora, to determine characteristics, distribution, biology and damage ways of the pests, to determine, improve and implement of the most suitable and low-priced control methods against the pests with respect to the results obtained. PPRI has experiences on EU projects.
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