ILVO and the Ornamental Plant Research Centre(PCS) collaborated on this. At the end of this project, one of its accomplishments was the development of an innovative spraying technique to control Tarsonemidae mites (Acari, Tarsonemidae) in azalea cultivation. The Azalea Committee of PCS came up with this idea.
Main research questionEUCLEG is an EU Horizon2020 project, in which breeding strategies for soybean, pea, faba bean, red clover and alfalfa are developed in collaboration with 37 research institutes and companies from EU and China. The ultimate goal is to reduce the dependence of the EU and China on protein imports.
Breeding of forage and grain legumes to increase protein self-sufficiency in the EU and China