Kick-off of the project Congosta CO2 by planting 22 hectares of wheat

06.02.2013 By: La opnión de Zamora

Kick-off of the project Congosta CO2 by planting 22 hectares of wheat 

The European pilot project, that aims to fix more carbon in plants and soil on the area of Congosta Vidriales got started with the plantation of 22 hectares of grain to the surface. The next spring they will add another 3 hectares of lupins.The aim of the project is to create, over a period of 5 years, an area of aproxomately 1,000 hectares of crops. The European partners visited the land after they have signed the protocol for transfers of agricultural area for this lustrum.