Scientific Training Materials

1st Value Chain Event on Oilseed Crops, Imperial College London 27/03/19


In this section, you will find the presentations of the 1st Value Chain Event of the MAGIC project in collaboration with PANACEA and COSMOS.

  1. Promosomg oilseed crops for Europe which could be grown on marginal lands (by Efi Alexopoulpou, CRES)
  2. Bioeconomy as Territorial Regeneration (Cecilia Gardi, NOVAMONT)
  3. Chemical Industry Needs from Oilseed Crops (by Jean-Luc Dubois, ARKEMA)
  4. The present status and challenges for cultivation of castor in Brazil (by Liv Severino, EMPRAPA)
  5. Developing harvesting systems for oil crops the case of cardoon (by Luigi Pari, CREA)
  6. Saving the rainforest Environmental impacts of camellia and crambe (by Nils Rettenmaier, IFEU)
  7. Industrial hemp as oilseed crop (Niels de Beus, nova-Institut)
  8. LINNIO Lupin Beaty from marginal soils (by Rob Van Haren, Haze University of Applied Science & Irmhard Szarman (ZoiY natural cosmetics)
  9. Sustianable camelina value chain in Spain (by Yuri Herreras Yambanis, Camelina Company)
  10. What is needed for the next phase in Castors evolution? (by Yuval Peles)

Linked EU projects PANACEA and COSMOS.




Scientific Publications

June 2019

POSTER: D. Lazdina, A Bardulis: Agroforestry in Latvia ; DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3256045

March 2019


September 2018

PUBLICATION: F. Zanetti; A. Monti; R. Gesch; E. Alexopoulou; T. Isbell; R. Evangelista, 2018: Effect of seeding rate on pennycress agronomic performances across contrasting environments, Conference Paper presented on the International Conference "Pathway to Commercialisation of Industrial Crops" 23-26 Sept. 2018, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2595078

September 2018

POSTER: C. Patanè ; S. Calcagno; G. Patanè, ; A. Corinzia; L. Siracusa; L. Pulvirenti; S. L. Cosentino, 2018: Natural Colorants from Safflower Florets in Response to Sowing Time and Plant Density, poster presented on the Conference "Socoetà Italiana di Agronomia XL VII Convegno Nazionale" 12-17 Sept., DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2629588

September 2018

POSTER: G. Testa; S. Calcagno; P. Guarnaccia; S.A. Corinzia; G. Patanè; D. Scordia; S.L. Cosentino 2018: Evaluation Of An Hemp Genotype (Futura 75) For A Dual Purpose Production In A Semi-Arid Mediterranean Environment, poster presented on the Conference "Socoetà Italiana di Agronomia XL VII Convegno Nazionale" 12-17 Sept., DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2586936

September 2018

POSTER: D. Scordia; G. Testa; V. Copani; A. Péiccitto; S. Calcagno; A. Corinzia; G. Patanè; S. Virgillito; G. Scalici; C. Patanè; S.L. Cosentino, 2018: A Follow Up Study Of Biomass Yield Of Saccharum spontaneum ssp. aegypticum Under Water Regimes, poster presented on the Conference "Socoetà Italiana di Agronomia XL VII Convegno Nazionale" 12-17 Sept., DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2586910

September 2018

POSTER: D. Scordia; G. Testa; V. Copani; S. Calcagno; A. Corinzia; G. Scalici; G. Patanè; S. Scandurra; C. Patanè; S.L. Cosentino, 2018: Nitrogen Use Efficiency Of Long-Term Plantations Of Arundo donax and Miscanthus x giganteus, poster presented on the Conference "Socoetà Italiana di Agronomia XL VII Convegno Nazionale" 12-17 Sept., DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2586835

June 2018

PUBLICATION: L. Gomes; A. L. Fernando; F. Santos, 2018: A toolbox to tackle the technological and environmental constraints associated with the use of biomass for energy from marginal land, Conference paper presented on the International Conference "Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems" 17- 22 June, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2586807

May 2018

PUBLICATION: Fernando. Barbosa; Boléro; Duarte; Sidella; Costa; Cosentino, 2018: PHYTOREMEDIATION POTENTIAL OF HEAVY METAL CONTAMINATED SOILS BY THE PERENNIAL ENERGY CROPS MISCANTHUS SPP. AND ARUNDO DONAX L. UNDER LOW IRRIGATION, Conference Paper presented on "26th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition" 14-17 May, DOI: 10.5071/26thEUBCE2018-1CO.9.2

May 2018

POSTER: B. Elbersen; M. van Eupen; S. Mantel; E. Alexopoulou; Z. Bai; H. Boogaard; J. Carrasco; T. Ceccarelli; C.C. Ramos; P. Ciria; S.L. Cosentino W. Elbersen; I. Eleftheriadis; S. Fritz; B. Gabrielle; Y. Iqbal; I. Lewandowski; I. McCallum; A. Monti; S. Macher; M. Sanz.; D. Scordia; S. Verzandvoort; M. von Cossel; F. Zanetti, 2018: Mapping Marginal land potentially available for industrial crops in Europe, DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2586947

June 2017

PUBLICATION: A.L. Fernando, 2017: COMBINING HARVEST DATE AND CUTTING HEIGHT TO OPTIMIZE THE SUSTAINABILITY OF MISCANTHUS PRODUCTION FOR ENERGY IN THE MEDITERRANEAN REGION, Conference paper presented on "25th European Biomass Conference and Exhibition" 12-15 June, DOI: 10.5071/25thEUBCE2017-1DV.2.21


MONOGRAPHY: M. Daugaviete; B. Bambe; A. Lazdiņš; D. Lazdiņa, 2017: PLANT CIJU MEŽU AUGŠANAS GAITA, PRODUKTIVITATE UN IETEKME UZ VIDI,Latvijas Valsts mežzinātnes institūts "Silava", Salaspils,, Daugavpils, Latvija (978-9984-14-822-9), DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.2636498