BIOPROTECT – Romanian Farmers’ Association (Operational Group, Innovative bioproducts for fruit protection at storage)

Other open innovation arrangement

Contact person: Ionel ARION;

Vision & Objectives

  • BIOPROTECT aims to create the link between science and practice, through the development of an innovative product with beneficial effects on fruits production. The objective of the initiative is to set up a cooperation network to meet the needs of farmers in the fruit growing sector, in order to obtain a sustainable production and storage of fruits by establishing an operational group in the field of fruit growing and jointly implementing a project of research-innovation for developing sustainable bioproducts for improving harvest protection.


  • To establish an operational group in the field of fruit growing and promote agroecology principles.
  • To elaborate, demonstrate and transfer of innovative technology for obtaining bioproducts and their application methodology.
  • To widely disseminate and promote of RDI results within the operational group and outside it.

Production sector

  • Horticulture (vegetable, ornamental, fruit)