The Center Français du Riz will organise, on Friday September 6, the traditional Field Day aimed at producers, technicians and professionals of rice.

The Field Day will begin at the Mas d’Adrien (Fourques) with the first estimates of the 2019 rice campaign and the updating about the Varietal Creation Program carried out by the Center Français du Riz.

Subsequently, the assistants will be able to visit some of the field trials that are being realized.

During the visit, the advances achieved in NEURICE (New commercial European RICE) project will also be explained. This project is developing new European salinity tolerance rice varieties in order to protect the rice sector against climate change. 

 

During de meeting, others projects developed by the Centre Français du Riz will be exposed to all of assistants: SEPYA, LUSSIFER, AMUSER and Carbon sequestration in the Camargue.