Improving the marketability value of turkish red chilli peppers by enhancing its quality through an integrated system including innovative manufacturing and preservation methods.
Generating knowledge about molecular analytical tools for detection of diseases in dutch seed potatoes. To study the effect of those levels on disease development in trial fields in israel, and development of new resistant varieties.
To develop a new concept of diet based on extruded linseed (rich in omega3) in order to fight the metabolic syndrome, also referred to as 'insulin resistance syndrome' and 'syndrome x'.
To develop a new wiped surface crystalliser system, which produces liquid slurry ice using innovative technology. The product will have small dimensions making it suitable for installation in supermarkets and fishing vessels, thus using a minimum amount of valuable space.
Monitoring insects and fungi in stored rice from the field to industrial areas, as part of risk assessment and as a decision-making tool. Application of alternative less noxious control methods than traditional ones.
To strengthen the competitiveness of the european agri-food sector through facilitating the development of new innovative products and processes as well as supporting technologies.
Increasing the shelf life of foods through the development of new primary and active packages based on corrugated cardboards impregnated with anti quorum sensing compounds. Quorum sensing is cell cell communication associated with biofilms and pathogenicity of bacteria.
The project i-choose-chick establishes new processes for the physical modification of chickpea ingredients. With this new choice of clean-label ingredients the quality and consumer acceptance of gluten-free bakery products will be enhanced and new product concepts for celiac people are enabled.
Development of gluten-free egg-substitudes and products made with, to ensure unique textured gluten free, vegan bakery products, plant-based meat-substitutiudes. Development of gentle process and bioanalytical guten free verifying method.
To develop new subsurface irrigation systems with antiroot properties for use in short and long-term crops, by the use of natural/non-toxic additives, avoiding contamination of soil and any negative effect on the cultivated plants.