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New publication in Journal of Networking and Network Applications

Researchers in DEMETER from DunavNET, University of Donja Gorica and University of Belgrade have published a paper in the Journal of Networking and Network Applications (2022). The paper is titled, “Qualitative parameter analysis for Botrytis cinerea forecast modelling using IoT sensor networks’. Botrytis cinerea is a fungus that affects many plant species but attacks wine...
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DEMETER at SmAgTech EXPO 2022

DEMETER project was presented at the SmAgTech EXPO2022 organized by VIRAL Erasmus+ project. VIRAL project stands for Vitalising ICT Relevance in Agriculture Learning and it is coordinated by Faculty of Agriculture, University of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina. There were about 20 projects present which were relevant to ICT applications in agriculture. Besides projects, there...
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DEMETER attends EU synergy workshop

Representatives from DEMETER attended a recent technical workshop in Brussels focused on ‘Research and Innovation in Agricultural data – achieving synergies, mapping achievements, knowledge gaps and potentials’. The event was organised jointly by the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development (DG AGRI), the Directorate‑General for Communications Networks, Content and Technology (DG CONNECT), and the Directorate‑General...
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DEMETER presented at Villaggio Coldiretti

“Villaggio Coldiretti” is an exhibition organized by Coldiretti in several Italian towns. During the event, there are several activities and booths, alongside a farmers’ market with farmers from different Italian regions. In one of the booths dedicated to the different activities conducted by Coldiretti, space is given to Research & Innovation activities. During the event...
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DEMETER presented to Georgian farmers

DEMETER project activities were presented to farmers in Village Ghvlevi, Shida Kart in Georgia in October 2022. Field training was held with the farmer involved in the DEMETER pilot ‘Disease Prediction and Supply Chain Transparency for Orchards/Vineyards‘. The training was attended by local farmers and organised by the Georgian Farmers’ Association. Within the framework of...
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FAO The State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) report launched

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has today (2nd Nov) launched its latest report – The State of Food and Agriculture (SOFA) 2022: Leveraging agricultural automation for transforming agrifood systems. At the launch of the event, Qu Dongyu, Director-General of FAO spoke about the need for automation with scale neutrality ensuring it...
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OPEN DEI Final Event

The OPEN DEI final event which will take place on Thursday 27 October 2022 (10 am – 4 pm) in Brussels at Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, with the participation of the European Commission and some projects. The OPEN DEI project deals with issues related to Digital transformation in four domains/sectors (Agrifood, Manufacturing,...
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Smartagri session at Digital Around the World Conference

The 3rd edition of the Digital around the World conference will be held on October 20-21, 2022. The conference is a unique 24-hour non-stop virtual event on the latest trends in digital transformation. A worldwide community of industry experts, researchers and specialized media will have the opportunity to follow and interact in the debates. Thematic...
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DEMETER Enabler Hub Case Studies

The DEH is the DEMETER Enabler Hub which is the DEMETER resource catalogue dedicated to DEMETER end-users where they are able to create and register their own resources. Users have two roles to act as DEMETER Provider and/or DEMETER Consumer. A DEMETER Provider is able to offer his/her resources, while DEMETER Consumers can  browse the...
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An update on the Agriculture Information Model

The DEMETER Agriculture Information Model (AIM) is a data model and ontology that describes all data needed by DEMETER applications and the usage of which ensures semantic interoperability between data and various components. AIM provides the common data model (language) that allows different, existing (or new) systems and devices to talk to each other and...