Flanders Research Institute for Agriculture, Fisheries and Food



  • The most sustainable production comes from working on optimal plant and soil health. That is what ILVO does.

    Healthy crops

Research projects

ILVO has an extensive Belgian and international network and is active in many projects.

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In the ILVO dossiers you get a handy overview of all available information, contacts and publications per topic.

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Living Labs

Within so-called 'living labs' ILVO aims to further build on its role as a future-oriented and demand-driven knowledge center. Currently ILVO has 6 thematic living labs.

Living Labs


News | Publication 21/10/2021

PFOS in honey

The problem of PFOS contamination in Zwijndrecht is dominating Belgian news. Many beekeepers are therefore concerned about the food safety of their honey.
Press release 19/10/2021

Agro-Incubator in Nevele launched

Dhont with Minister Crevits
Opening of the research greenhouse and pilot infrastructure for plant research "Agro-Incubator" at Nevele.
News 18/10/2021

Horti-BlueC Newsletter 2021

Horti-BlueC Newsletter 3
The third Newsletter of the Horti-BlueC is published! In this final Newsletter the main conclusions from the project are reported.


Study day

Symposium on Marine Carbon Sequestration

Ostend Science Park, Belgium

During the morning session, both national and international speakers will present topics, including: negative emission technologies for ocea...

Past events