BENEFIT-Med at the 3rd EPI-CATCH Conference

Meeting renowed international scientists with advanced expertises in plant epigenomics and share with them the challenges of our BENEFIT-Med project. This happened in Sofia (Bulgaria) during 3rd EPI-CATCH Conference organized in the frame of Cost Action CA19125, at the end of May 2023. The BENEFIT-Med Coordinator, Alma Balestrazzi, and the PI of the Greek Partner […]

BENEFIT-Med at ISSS-2023 in Paris

Can you imagine a better stage to disseminate the BENEFIT-Med advances than the Conference of the ‘International Seed Science Society’? The international research community working on seed science and technology was hosted at the Sorbonne Université in Paris (France), from 3 to 7 July 2023 ( The French PI of BENEFIT-Med, Loїc Rajjou was among […]

BENEFIT-Med on the move !!! Field trials have started

Pilot sites held by researchers have started in Italy, Tunisia and Algeria. The purpose of this activities is to assess the impact of seed priming on the agronomic performance of orphan legumes. The Priming Kit was developed at UNIPV Partner and made available to the BENEFIT-Med Consortium. CAMPO IN ITALIA: CAMPO IN TUNISIA: CAMPO IN […]

BENEFIT-Med at the 2022 European Researchers’ Night … disseminating seed knowledge !!!

The UNIPV Team, Post-Doc and PhD students, involved in non-stop dissemination activities in the suggestive landscape of the ancient Castello Visconteo on 30 September. Happy to contribute to the SHARPER-Sharing Researchers’ Passion for Enhanced Roadmaps EU project. Enthusiastic young visitors approached the BENEFIT-Med stand to learn about seed quality and climate change, seed priming and […]

BENEFIT-Med has officially started !!!

THE KICK-OFF MEETING (KOM) of the project ”Boosting technologies of orphan legumes towards resilient farming systems in the Greater Mediterranean Region: from bench to open field” was successfully held at the Department of Biology and Biotechnology of the University of Pavia (Italy) from 30th May to  1st June 2022. The event, organized by the Coordinator […]