WHAT WE DO
Efficacy tests for the national and European registration of plant protection products
Demonstration efficacy tests (DEMO)
Selectivity tests on beneficial organisms (side-effects)
Post-harvest tests (post-harvest)
The Research Facility is a department of AGREA where the research needed for the registration (National or European) of phytosanitary products (chemical or natural) is carried out. This department currently represents the largest experimental activity of the company.
We operate under the GEP Certification*
* Good Experimental Practice, introduced by the European Plant Protection Organization (EPPO), guideline PP 1/181 (3) and certified by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry.
WHAT WE WORK ON
Breeding of target insects (aphids, mites, whiteflies, thrips, bugs, flies, etc.) and the possibility of obtaining inocula of pathogens (Plasmopara, Phytophthora, Fusarium, Sclerotinia, Pythium, Rhizoctonia, etc.) in order to obtain an infestation or infection to desired levels.
Insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, nematicides, acaricides, biostimulants, etc.
Our experimental activity is carried out:
SEMI-FIELD AND LABORATORY
We have suitable facilities to work under controlled conditions: