Truffle growers from Teruel are employing in recent years an agronomic practice called 'pozos' or 'aportes', which consist of making punctual textural amendments around truffle trees in order to in

The FAO/CIHEAM subnet on Mountain Pastures aims to foster the exchange of scientific and technical knowledge on mountain pastures, organizing workshops in which specific research a

The Horticulture and Vegetable Health Units of the Centro de Investigación y Tecnología Agroalimentaria de Aragón (CITA) are working on genetic improvement for resistance to' vascular fusariosis', a s

This specific contract under the framework contract "Support to the economic modelling of agriculture and rural development policies in Europe" aims at building more comprehensive datasets on Ad-Va

This project is the continuation of previous ones of a long tradition in the CITA. Its main aim is the release of new almond cultivars and rootstocks.


  • Presence of teosinte in Aragón and Catalonia
  • Genetic and morphologic assessment of the teosinte found at Aragón and Catalonia.
One of the main effects of climate change affecting fruit production is the less cold winters, which has a direct influence on the advance of flowering dates and the declining of winter chilling in ma