Barilla G e R Fratelli SpA

Contact email: cesare.ronchi@barilla.com
Geographic scope: Global or non-European
Country: Italy
Type of Institution: Industry / private sectorLegal status: Private
Climate-relevant agricultural research
Climate change research in my institution / department is linked to agricultural research areas: Yes
Description of climate-relevant ag research: Some projects performed in collaboration with external partners
Very important research areas: Monitoring - Meteorological observations, Monitoring - Emissions monitoring and reporting, Risks of present and future weather-driven disasters, Climate change mitigation, CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissions, CC in agricultural systems - arable land, cropping systems, CC in agricultural systems - water managementRelatively important areas: Monitoring of climate and climate change, Monitoring - Hydrological observations, Monitoring - Climatological services, Adaptation to climate change, Climate policies, Impacts of climate change, CC in agricultural systems - forests, CC in agricultural systems - fisheries, CC in agricultural systems - hydroponic, CC in agricultural systems - mixedResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Master or equivalent / ISCED 7
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: Below 10
Average yearly expenditure in your institution / department on climate change research in recent years (EUR): 100,000 - 500,000
Type of funding sources for your climate-related research: GovernmentResearch focus: European applied researchCollaborations with other organizations: Industry, Consumer organizations, Farmers, cooperatives and agricultural workers, University / higher educationCollaborations with other countries: Greece, Italy, Turkey
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: Stable
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Keeping the current level of activity