The Swedish Board of Agriculture announces project grants for the period of 25 September to 31 December 2013. The call is targeted on the national environmental objective “A Non-Toxic Environment”. Applications must be submitted by 11 October and the amount is about 800 000 SEK to be used before the end of the year. A final report is requested to 1 February 2014.
Priority areas are:
- Biological, physical and other non-chemical means and methods to replace chemical methods as keystones for future control strategies.
- What is the cost of preventive and alternative measures in plant protection?
- Customized control through more efficient spraying techniques.