Monthly Archives: September 2020


Teresa Capell collects the Creu de Sant Jordi

The Agrotecnio researcher Teresa Capell collected yesterday the Creu de Sant Jordi award:"for all their research in the field of agricultural biotechnology, which have focused on the need for an improvement in the quality of life of people." The President of the Catalan Government, Quim Torra, presented the distinction to 29 people and 15 entities [...]

Vergara-Diaz O, Vatter T, Vicente R, Obata T, Nieto-Taladriz MT, Aparicio N, Carlisle Kefauver S, Fernie A, Araus JL. 2020. Metabolome Profiling Supports the Key Role of the Spike in Wheat Yield Performance. Cells 9.

Crop Monitoring

de Abreu-Martins HH, Artiga-Artigas M, Piccoli RH, Martin-Belloso O, Salvia-Trujillo L. 2020. The lipid type affects the in vitro digestibility and beta-carotene bioaccessibility of liquid or solid lipid nanoparticles. Food Chemistry 311.

Novel Technologies for Food Processing

Femenias A, Gatius F, Ramos AJ, Sanchis V, Marin S. 2020. Standardisation of near infrared hyperspectral imaging for quantification and classification of DON contaminated wheat samples. Food Control 111

Applied Mycology

Plazzotta S, Ibarz R, Manzocco L, Martin-Belloso O. 2020. Optimizing the antioxidant biocompound recovery from peach waste extraction assisted by ultrasounds or microwaves. Ultrasonics Sonochemistry 63.

Novel Technologies for Food Processing

Redondo MA, Berlin A, Boberg J, Oliva J. 2020. Vegetation type determines spore deposition within a forest-agricultural mosaic landscape. FEMS Microbiology Ecology .

Forest Management

Ortiz-Sola J, Valero A, Vinas I, Colas-Meda P, Abadias M. 2020. Microbial interaction between Salmonella enterica and main postharvest fungal pathogens on strawberry fruit. International Journal of Food Microbiology 320.

Postharvest Biology and Technology

Zang YX, Min XJ, Resco de Dios V, Ma JY, Sun W. 2020. Extreme drought affects the productivity, but not the composition, of a desert plant community in Central Asia differentially across microtopographies. Science of the Total Environment 717.

Forest Management

Macmillan K, Gobikrushanth M, Behrouzi A, Lopez-Helguera I, Cook N, Hoff B, Colazo M. 2020. The association of circulating prepartum metabolites, minerals, cytokines and hormones with postpartum health status in dairy cattle. Research in Veterinary Science 130, 126-132.

Bovine Reproduction

Gene-Mola J, Sanz-Cortiella R, Rosell-Polo JR, Morros JR, Ruiz-Hidalgo J, Vilaplana V, Gregorio E. 2020. Fuji-SfM dataset: A collection of annotated images and point clouds for Fuji apple detection and location using structure-from-motion photogrammetry. Data in brief 30, 105591.

AgroICT & Precision Agriculture