This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 772787.
This section will cointain all the press releases published during the whole duration of the project.
- Press release from the Greek Ministry of Agriculture about the visit of the Minister in the experimental site of SMARTER Task 2.3: “Combining research with tradition gives great potential to animal husbandry in Greece” in Metsovo, Ioannina (Greece) on 23rd June 2021. Members of AUTH team gave a detailed description of the work performed within SMARTER project with special emphasis on the use of GPS devices for studying the grazing behavior and patterns of Boutsko sheep. Details regarding genotyping of the animals towards the genetic characterization of the breed were also provided. The news was reported also in other important websites: IN, AgroNews, Ypaithros, MeatNews.
- INIA-UY Virtual Press release “First National Merino Dohne Genetic Evaluation. INIA-SUL-SCMDU”, Montevideo (Uruguay, 23rd June 2021).
- CAPGENES Press release “First result of the WP 1 and WP2 SMARTER collection campaign” in CAPGENES Magazine (31st January 2021, pp. 8-9).