1st Scietific Board Meeting - Madrid
The first scientific board meeting was held in Madrid from 7-9 February 2017. In the afternoon of February 7th there was a meeting with WP-leaders and coordination team. On February 8th also some EU-representatives joined the meeting to discuss ongoing project results and project aims. The morning of February 9th was scheduled for an evaluation by the project team. Some photo impressions of the meeting are given below.
iSQAPER soil quality assessments
The iSQAPER study sites have been recording agricultural management practices with farmers and conducted visual soil quality assessments in test plots. This work was done in the framework of Workpackages 5 (Multi-stakeholder case study inventories of soil quality and selection of innovative practices) and 6 (Testing, evaluating and demonstrating measures to improve soil quality and crop production and yield stability). The photos below give some field impressions from the Costera study site in Spain.
iSQAPER internal meeting China - Oct 2016
Chinese partners of the iSQAPER project met each other in Chengdu, China, to discuss the progress of their joint project . The 2 day mini-meeting of iSQAPER project, from 24 to 25 October, 2016, was held by one of Chinese partners, Soil and Fertilizer Research Institute, Sichuan Academy of Agricultural Sciences. The project coordinator Coen Ritsema, Violette Geissen and Xiaomei Yang participated this meeting. All Chinese case study leaders and some related researchers joined this meeting. Registered users can download the presentations here. More information about this meeting can be seen at local Chinese news sites with these links: http://www.chinawestagr.com/homepage/showcontent.asp?id=26251