The project was co-financed by the European Union from the European Regional Development Fund.

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Signing of a grant agreement from the European Structural and Investment Funds for the launch of the project "Innovative production of organic fertilizers and substrates for growing seedlings (KK.01.1.1.04.0052)“ - 20.12.2020.

 

The ceremony of signing the grant agreement within the project "Innovative production of organic fertilizers and substrates for growing seedlings (KK.01.1.1.04.0052)", Operational Program "Competitiveness and Cohesion 2014-2020" was held on December 20, 2019. at the Agency for Higher Education.


The Faculty of Agrobiotechnical Sciences Osijek, in cooperation with the Faculty of Food Technology Osijek and the Department of Biology, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University in Osijek, has announced a joint project Investing in Science and Innovation "Innovative production of organic fertilizers and substrates for growing seedlings (KK.01.1.1.04.0052)" The project leader in front of FAZOS is Zdenko Lončarić, PhD, Full Professor and the coordinator of PTFOS activities, Marina Tišma, PhD, Associate Professor, and coordinator of Department of Biology, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek Mirna Velki, PhD, Assistant. The total value of the project is HRK 7,326,749.73, and the amount financed by the EU is HRK 5,089,138.20, and the duration of the project is 36 months. The contract was signed by Blaženka Divjak, PhD, Minister of Science and Education, Tomislav Petrić, Director of the Central Agency for Financing and Contracting of European Union Programs and Projects, and Dean Krunoslav Zmaić, PhD, Full Professor,  on behalf of the Faculty of Agrobiotechnical Sciences Osijek.

Introductory conference of the project Investing in Science and Innovation

  

„Innovative production of organic fertilizers and substrates for growing seedlings (KK.01.1.1.04.0052)“ ​

 

Initial conference of the project "Innovative production of organic fertilizers and substrates for growing seedlings KK.01.1.1.04.0052" held at the Faculty of Agrobiotechnical Sciences Osijek (Aula Magna) on July 24, 2020 at 11:00 pm.


Faculty of Agrobiotechnical Sciences Osijek together with project partners Faculty of Food Technology Osijek and Department of Biology, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek, implements the project Investment in Science and Innovation "Innovative production of organic fertilizers and substrates for growing seedlings (KK.01.1.1.04.0052)", which is funded by the European Union from the European Structural and Investment Funds.


The introductory conference of the project was opened by Zdenko Lončarić, PhD, Full Professor. He presented the most important informations of the project to the gathered participants and presented the dynamics of the implementation of experimental research. The research obligations of all members of the project team were also stated during the presentation.

The first presentation on the topic "Industrial Biotechnology" was given by a representative of the project team of the Faculty of Food Technology Osijek, Marina Tišma PhD, Associate Professor. During the presentation, she presented the basic ideas of conducting experimental research of her project team. The first presentation was followed by a presentation by Mirna Veliki, PhD, Assistant Professor from the Department of Biology, Josip Juraj Strossmayer University of Osijek on the topic "Testing of substrates and organic fertilizers - physiological response of plants and earthworms". The last presentation at the initial conference was given by the project manager Zdenko Lončarić, PhD, Full Professor on the topic "Development of the project idea" where he presented the construction of a composter on the composting plant of the city utility company Unikom d.o.o.