Main research questionThe aim of the SENTINEL project was to build a Belgian network of botanic gardens and arboreta (BG&A) and diagnostic phytosanitary laboratories, for the survey and detection of (emerging) pests and diseases.
Belgian network and activities in the frame of the International Plant Sentinel Network (Euphresco-IPSN2): BePSN
Main research questionNUTRIMAN is a Nitrogen and Phosphorus Thematic network compiling knowledge of “ready-for-practice” recovered bio-based fertiliser product applications, practices and technologies, connecting applied science and industrial practice, for the interest and benefit of agricultural practitioners.
Nutriënt Management and Nutriënt Recovery Thematic Network
In addition to individual support, the farmer is guided in a group in learningnetworks. There he/she gets in touch with experts and fellow farmers who have experience with a particular measure, and tips and tricks and practical feasibility are discussed.Annually, the company is scanned and progress is quantified.
The Plant Sciences Unit works in close interaction with partner-researchers in Belgium and abroad and with an extensive network of companies and (agricultural) organizations. In many cases, the research is carried out in consultation and at the request of the policy.
Action labs, participative research, learning research networks, agricultural economic business analysis, and more: ILVO develops methods and trajectories that guide agriculture, fisheries and food businesses onto other tracks.
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