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We would like to be a project partner as a public research center located in western mediterranean region of Turkey.
Improving the sustainability of Mediterranean agro-ecosystems (Section 1) Adaptation of agriculture to climate change (Section 2) Preventing and controlling emergence of animal and plant diseases (Section 2) Developing farming systems able to generate income, to create employment and to contribute to a balanced territorial development (Section 2)
Implementing innovation in Mediterranean agro-food chains by smallholders and SMEs (Section 1) Valorising food products from traditional Mediterranean diet (Section 2) Food safety in local food chains (Section 2)
Assessment of ecosystem services, payment for ecosystem services, modelling agriculture sustainability in economic, social and environmental dimension, bioactive compounds, biodiversity, food quality and safety, traditional foods, functional foods, food waste, food product quality and processing, essential oils, entomopathogenic fungi, insect toxicology, biological control, plant insect relationship, bio technical control, disease management, food value chain, evaluation effectiveness of agricultural policy instruments, socio- economic analyses,, irrigation, abiotic stress, water use efficiency, deficit irrigation, marginal water, saline water
We are interested in joining consortium as a partner
DESCRIPTION OF YOUR ORGANISATION:
Batı Akdeniz Agricultural Research Institute (BATEM) is a research institute within the scope of the organization of Agricultural Research and Policy under the Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock. BATEM serves to the Turkish agriculture with the strength of a rich research experience and professional staff since 1933. Our area of responsibility as a public research institution is in Western Mediterranean Coast Provinces. Furthermore, on citrus fruits and vegetables, which are our expertise areas, we serve the entire country. BATEM conducts researches in breeding and agronomy, plant health, tissue culture, molecular biology, food technology, plant nutrition, post-harvest physiology and agricultural economic on vegetables, fruits, ornamental plants, field crops, and medicinal and aromatic plants which consist more than 30 species. BATEM is a source of information for agricultural engineers who work for Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, local farmers, and private organizations and companies. BATEM carries out a lot of agricultural research projects from past to present with the purpose of developing the knowledge and technologies on agriculture, and increase the contribution of agriculture in the national economy.
The study departments of BATEM are Plant Health Department, Food Technology, Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Department, Fruit Department, Vegetable and Ornamental Plants Department, Agricultural Economics Department, Field Crops Department, Soil and Water Resources Department, Production and Operations Department.
Detailed information :
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.