Submitted by: Citagro
Implemented country: Spain
Title: Demonstration project in sustainable agriculture in Spain

The main objective of the Fertigreen demonstration project is to contribute to the development of innovative and integrated techniques and methods in agriculture that minimize the negative impact on humans and the environment by promoting sustainable management of groundwater and surface water. Specific objectives are: • to reduce pollution of ground and surface water due to nitrates by decreasing the consumption of fertilizers, phytossantiaries, etc. • to improve water management • to increase product quality and crop yield through sustainable practices • to technically and economically optimize the production processes • to develop environmentally friendly agricultural techniques that facilitate sustainable development • to demonstrate the benefits of a new technique for intensive production of cut flowers

Category: Water