IDForest-Biotecnología Forestal Aplicada S.L

IDForest-Biotecnología Forestal Aplicada S.L

 

IDForest is a Technology-Based Company. In its 180 m2 laboratory, specialised in fungal biotechnology, develops cultivation methods of edible mycorrhizal mushrooms e.g. truffles, saprotrophic mushrooms e.g. shii-take and the biological control of plant diseases aided by mycorrhizal fungi. Backed by its solid experience, IDForest provides consultancy services to forest nurseries as well as forest owners, willing both to fight fungal diseases and to produce valuable edible mushrooms. 

The team of the company has more than 15 years’ experience in tasks related to pathogenic fungi and their biological control. The manager of the company developed his PhD precisely in this topic. The company employs 4 people; 2 PhD’s and 2 MSc’s. In November a new laboratory technician will join the company.

The team of the company has also very extended experience regarding European Projects, participating in LIFE projects since 2001 (Micovaldorva, MYAS, Quick Urban Forestation, Operation CO2). Furthermore, IDForest, through its associated companies, has been granted a FP7 Project (Simwood), a SME Instrument (Naturhealth Food) and a H2020 Project (Woodnat).

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