Try new pathogen-resistant and heat-tolerant rootstocks that can be adapted to Mediterranean citrus production and thus increase plant resilience.
Demonstrate effective techniques to control the propagation of vectors and increase defense throughout the ecosystem with sustainable agricultural practices, while providing other environmental benefits.
Promote international cooperation and involve the outermost regions of the EU in strategies to prevent the entry of HLB and contain the possible spread.
Create a replicable model of agricultural practices for the prevention of vectors / diseases for citrus growers in the EU, while increasing their capacity to adapt to climate change.
Life Vida for Citrus