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Field

Life Sciences

Keywords

Food and agriculture, Rural development, Territory

Structure

Foundation

Partners:

Government of Catalonia – University of Lleida (UdL) – Institute of Agrifood Research and Technology

Founded:

2006

Contact:

www.agrotecnio.org
Universitat de Lleida – Campus de l’Escola Tècnica Superior d’Enginyeria Agrària – Av. Alcalde Rovira Roure, 191 – 25198 Lleida
Tel. +34 973 70 23 12

Strategic research for the food and agriculture sector

AGROTECNIO is an international centre of excellence (CERCA centre) that develops frontier research intended to have a major scientific and economic impact and to improve the wellbeing of societies and individuals. The scientific research at Agrotecnio makes use of a wide range of disciplines in the crop, environmental, animal, food and nutrition sciences.

The 15 research groups that integrates de centre embrace researchers from the Universitat de Lleida, Universitat de Barcelona and ICREA.

The mission of AGROTECNIO is to carry out top-level fundamental and strategic scientific research, underpinning translational strategic objectives and to disseminate the outputs to society, including the private sector.