Donau Soja Field Day at organic farm “Agroelit”,
23 July 2019
On 23 July 2019 a field day showing organic soybean cultivation in Moldova was organised by Donau Soja together with the organic farm “Agroelit” Ldt. in the North of Moldova. The event gathered 37 participants, who had the opportunity to see the results of cultivating eight different soya varieties from companies such as:
- SAATEN UNION,
- SAATEN BAU,
- NS Seme,
- POLJOPRIVREDNI INSTITUT OSIJEK and
- IGFPP A.Ş.M. – local breeder.
Trials with inoculants were presented by the Ukrainian Bio technology Institute (inoculant BTU) and the Romanian “Transapicola” SRL (inoculant Poliriz), bio stimulators by the German Agraforum (ComCat) and DAYMSA/ BioProtect (Naturamin, Raiza Mix), fertilisers by Timac Agro (bio fertiliser), and microelements by Stoller (CoMo PLATINUM). Both, seeds and foliar treatments were applied.
This activity was organised in the framework of the EU funded project “Increasing the competitiveness of the agri-food sector through integration to domestic and global value chains in particular in the soya sector”, implemented by ADA in partnership with Donau Soja and ProDidactica NGO in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, Regional Development and Environment and Ministry of Education, Culture and Research of the Republic of Moldova.