By-catch of rays in the trawl fishery for atlantic seabob shrimp Xiphopenaeus kroyeri in suriname: how effective are TEDs and BRDs?
ILVO report number 139
Application of the mesma framework. Case study: Belgian part of the North Sea
ILVO report number 138
ILVO Fisheries presents at workshop on fishing gear and effective catch handling
ILVO Fisheries will present at a workshop about “New technology for the Nordic fishing fleet: Fishing gear and effective catch handling”. The workshop will be held in Reykjavik, Iceland, on October 1 & 2, 2013.
Global milk production fast adapting to boosting demand
ILVO continues its participation in a global network of agricultural economists (the IFCN) who monitor international milk production. The 90 experts have now made the first-ever long-term calculation of the global need for milk consumption, milk production and the price of milk. In the next 10 years...
PhD Winterschool ‘Place based approaches in regional development’
For the third time, the Social Sciences Unit of the Institute for Agricultural and Fisheries Research (ILVO, Belgium) is organizing a PhD Winterschool. For this edition, they collaborate with with Ghent University (Belgium), MTT Agrifood Research (Finland) and the University of Jyväskylä (Finland), ...
Two years of the Food Pilot - a numerical snapshot
The Food Pilot has turned two years old! In 2009 Flanders’ FOOD and ILVO joined forces and the Food Pilot was born. With IWT support (the fund for innovation and technology in Flanders), many new machines were added. In 2011 the Food Pilot was officially opened and the first companies came to ...
AgroSavfe receives a € 1.9 million grant from IWT to support research and development of AgrobodiesTM for controlling fungal diseases of potato and tomato
GHENT, May 30, 2013 – AgroSavfe announces that it will receive a € 1.9 million grant (ca. USD 2.4 million) from IWT, the Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology in Flanders. The grant will support R&D activities on Agrobody-based crop protection products to control fungal diseases on pot...
First Joint Call for Proposals of the ERA-Net SUSFOOD
The first Joint Call for Proposals of the ERA-Net SUSFOOD has opened on February, 15th, 2013. The deadline for the submission of pre-proposals will be May, 3rd, 2013 - 3 p.m. CET.
Award for best student paper on the SPPRA conference
Sofija Vulgarakis Minov's paper "Measurements on signal droplet characteristics using high speed imaging techniques" is awarded as the best student paper at the Signal Processing, Pattern Recognition and Applications (SPPRA) conference being held in Innsbruck, Feb 12-14, 2013
The determination of the biological value of the wandelaar area based on sediment profile imaging (SPI) and grab sampling
ILVO report number 126