Protecting National Economic Crops via Application of Beneficial Microorganisms
to Bio-Control Plant and Human Pathogens in Organic Agriculture
The Framework of the Project
This project forms part of Phase II of the Research, Development and Innovation Programme (RDI-2), an agreement between the European Union and the Egyptian Ministry of Scientific Research for supporting research, development and innovation initiatives in Egypt. A key component of the Programme is the Innovation Fund that supports research outputs’ exploitation and innovation with closer links to the industries. The project started in May 2014 and the estimated duration is 24 months.
2. 6 June 2015: International workshop on “International year of Soils”
1. 22 July 2014: International research project BioGuard launched in Egypt: Application of Beneficial Microorganisms to Biocontrol Plant and Human Pathogens in Organic Agriculture