Home|Seeking to participate as project partner in any topic related to Agro Food Value Chain.
Seeking to participate as project partner in any topic related to Agro Food Value Chain.
Topic 1.3.1 (IA) Valorising the health benefits of Traditional Mediterranean food products Topic 2.3.1 (RIA) New optimization models of the agro food supply chain system to fair price for consumers and reasonable profit share for farmers
IProCar can contribute to projects by conducting Agro-Food value chain in the field of quality and safety of meat and meat products, specifically in extension of shelf life of meat and meat products, development of products reduced in salt, without preservatives, use of natural antioxidants and bio preservatives, application of non-destructive methods to quality evaluation and development of new format and presentation of meat products. Moreover, IProCar has expertise in dissemination and communication in this field.
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
IProCar is the Meat and Meat Products Research Institute at the University of Extremadura located in Cáceres (Spain). The activity of this Institute is focused for more than 30 years in research in meat science and technology, innovation on technological assessment and services applied to meat industry. Furthermore IProCar is focused in post-graduate training in master (Master in Meat Science and Technology) and doctoral program (Food Science program).
IProCar coordinates the Spanish National Excellence Network for innovation in safe and healthy meat products (INPROCARSA, REF. AGL2017-90699-REDC), which include 15 research teams of 11 Spanish Research Institutes or Universities.
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
The PRIMA programme is an Art.185 initiative supported and funded under Horizon 2020, the European Union’s Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.