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KTI development and testing of suitable substrates for small fruit production


The aim of the project is to develop methods for organic cultivation of strawberries and raspberries that improve the establishment of seedlings in cultivation, plant health as well as the yields and quality. The project focuses on developing and evaluating culture media from renewable sources (especially without peat) in regard to their suitability for the production of organic berries.

Financing/ Donor
  • Kommission für Technologie und Innovation (KTI)
Project partners
  • ökohum GmbH
  • Fiwo
  • Agroscope
FiBL project leader/ contact
FiBL project staff (people who are not linked are former FiBL employees)
Research area
  • Cultivation Technique Fruit & Wine crops (Department of Crop Sciences)
  • Training Coordination (Department of Extension, Training and Communication)
FiBL project number 25047
Date modified 12.11.2019