History and evolution of research at SLC Agrícola
The research areas are distributed in 11 production units of SLC Agrícola. The physical area of crop trials conducted in 2016/17 crop was 1,292 hectares, a planted area of 1,564 hectares, comprising the harvest + 2nd crop for a total of 316 trials.
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Cover crops and improved soil quality
The production of cover crops in order to improve the organic material supply and soil protection has shown positive effects on the chemical, physical and biological soil properties and in the development of the succeeding crop.