Sustainable water management for irrigation of valuable crops
B.4 Environmental protection, climate change adaptation and mitigation
B.4.1: Support sustainable initiatives targeting innovative and technological solutions to increase water efficiency and encourage use of non-conventional water supply
The idea should be to promote the sustainable management of water resources in agriculture through the adoption of innovative irrigation technologies and irrigation strategies.
- to obtain consistent water saving in agriculture;
- to increase water use efficiency by crops;
- to optimise water footprint
- a decision support tools which integrates the innovations for precision irrigation
I have the possibility to involve the following partners: Spain (Murcia), Malta, Tunisia (Sfax)
I'm looking for a partner for North Africa (eligible) possibly with experiences on the above mentioned target
about 1M€
University of Catania
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