ILVO brings its extensive potato expertise to the largest open-air fair for potato growers.
From summer 2025, as many as 5 new varieties of leafy radish will be available on the market. And they are very special: these leaf radish varieties are able to purify the soil of 2 types of parasitic...
Researchers at VIB and ILVO successfully conducted the first-ever field trials of soybean based on new knowledge about the interplay between bacteria, soil and crop.
These are some of the preliminary findings from a widely distributed survey conducted as part of European project SoildiverAgro.
"In measurements in the topsoil, only 50 to 60% of the total C stock in the soil is measured."
A group of viruses that, because of the European ban on the use of neonicotinoids, could again lead to significant losses in sugar beet cultivation.
Market is slowly picking up due to divergent drivers among consumers, growers and processors.
Now that it is more often dry for long periods, we need to grow plants that can withstand harsher conditions. New crops are appearing in Flanders.
In this study, we developed a modeling framework to estimate the effect of groundwater levels on conventional crop yields in Flanders.