Estación Experimental de Aula Dei, CSIC
The Estación Experimental de Aula Dei (EEAD) is a Research Institute of the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) and is devoted to Agricultural Sciences. The CSIC is a public research institution of the Ministry of Science and Innovation.
Soil and Water Department:
Its primary target is the study of soil and soil water, from the point of view of management, conservation and rational use for a greater sustainability of agricultural systems. Current and future agriculture demand the implementation of sustainable agricultural systems, regarding both economic and environmental aspects. With this purpose, we focus our efforts on irrigation management improvement, an important issue in Spain that provides technological support and developing technologies for the most commonly cultivated crops in our area.
Irrigation, Agronomy and Environment Group. Technical and knowledge development to improve water use efficiency in irrigation systems, minimizing their negative impact.