Soya Field Day in Makowisko (Poland) arranged by BIOSOYCOAT
Already for 3 consecutive years Makowisko is accepting scientists, journalists, farmers, seed companies representatives and simple individuals interested in soya cultivation. For one significant day everybody’s attention is focused on innovations in the field of plant breeding and biotechnology. On the 5th of September in the framework of BIOSTRATEG funding program, BIOSOYCOAT project consortium updated on the tasks implementation progress and project results so far. Speakers from the Institute of Biopolymers and Chemical Fibres (Project Leader), NBCRS AgeSoya, Institute of Soil Science and Plant Cultivation and University of Rzeszow provided information on project achievements and replied audience’s questions. CEO of AgeSoya, Ruslan Monich, explained the company’s new concept and demonstrated plant samples of new generation lines. Standard varieties seeds of which had been preliminarily coated in the biopolymer as much as new generation varieties were available in the field. The event ended with Q&A session, lunch and lottery on free seeds from our partner.
First Field Presentation in Janow Lubelski (Poland)
On the 29th of August, AgeSoya arranged its annual Field Day but this time it was completely something different. For the first time wide audience got a unique chance to check the potential of new generation soybean varieties and lines in real field conditions. Apart from this, the following speakers took part in the presentations session: 1. CEO of AgeSoya, Ruslan Monich, presented innovative soybean lines belonging to own breeding and divulged a new company’s strategy: from now on, everyone can become an owner of soybean varieties by simply buying registered varieties through our Online-Auction or choose lines / order cross-combinations and apply them for official trials possessing 50% of PVR; 2. Director of Business Development in AgeSoya, Magdalena Skorka, presented results on BIOSOYCOAT project implemented in the framework of BIOSTRATEG funding program; 3. Export Area Manager in Stoller Europe, Carlos Monferrer, narrated about the company's inoculation products.
III International Legume Society Conference ILS 3 2019
On 21-24th of May, our company participated in the III International Legume Society Conference ILS 3 that took place in the marvelous Polish city Poznan with the considerable support of the Ministry of Science and Higher Education. During 4 days, scientists, researchers, professors, PhD students, businessmen and analytics discussed main problems, potential solutions, benefits, tendencies and forecasts of the legume society prosperity. The meeting was inspiring, informative and fruitful for all the people working within diverse legume specializations. During the General ILS Assembly the Executive Board was elected for 2019-2022. The massive and significant for the world legume market development event gathered 183 of participants from 38 countries of 5 continents. Altogether 57 oral presentations and 146 posters were contributed. Along with project partners, company presented a brief on the BIOSOYCOAT project implementation within the framework of BIOSTRATEG funding program.
V International Business Forum in Saint Petersburg
Representatives of our company visited the V International Business Forum “World Soy”, which took place in St. Petersburg on May 22-23, 2019. This event was the occasion for a meeting of more than 200 participants from Russia and countries of the near and far abroad. Our Business Development Manager prepared a report on the main trends of soya cultivation in the Russian Federation, contribution of our company to the development of the soybean market in general, and main achievements and areas of current scientific-research activities. In addition, the major aspects of the national project implementation were highlighted, as well as the development of innovative solutions for raising seed germination and ensuring the maximum potential of new generation soybean varieties with a planned launching on the international market in 2020 was announced. The schedule of open demonstration events in Poland for this year has been presented to wide audience, which will provide an opportunity to evaluate our innovations in the operational environment.
Respect is finally in the EU
On the 26th of April 2019, the general director of the Administration of the Republic of Slovenia for Food Safety, Veterinary Sector and Plant Protection issued a positive decision on the inclusion of our new generation soybean variety Respect to the National List of Plants of Slovenia. The variety belongs to 0 maturity group (from medium to late) and it completes our collection of the new high-yield generation cultivars allowing to receive potential yield of over 7 t/ha in optimal cultivation conditions with imperative use of precision seeding and local application of fertilizers. In order to ensure such a high yield potential, Respect seeds pass specially elaborated unique preparation system INTEQ with further coating into biopolymer that protects seed material from adverse weather conditions. The purchase of seeds is possible for 2020 season by preliminary orders. Feel free to make your order NOW!
New variety in Lithuanian and EU List of Plants
Our team is happy to announce that the AgeSoya’s range of soybean varieties has gotten enriched with a brand new cultivar with a beautiful name Viscount that got included in the Lithuanian List of Plants on the 27th of February 2019 by the decision of the Director of the State Plant Service under the Ministry of Agriculture of Lithuania. Viscount is high protein (41-44%) resistant to drought variety. It belongs to the early maturity group (000) requiring 2000-2200 degrees of CHU. The variety has yellow seeds with brown hilum and it is suitable for the food industry particularly. Viscount is rather flexible, adaptive to changeable weather conditions and easy variety for cultivation. From now on, the seeds of Viscount are available on the market and can be purchased only from our official distributors. Hurry up to try great benefits of our new cultivar!