• TRADITOM at the SOLCUC2017 meeting

    The SOLCUC2017 meeting took place in Valencia, Spain from September 3-6, 2017 and gathered 440 researchers working in Solanaceae and Cucurbitaceae Genomics for the first time after the Kobe meeting in 2012. Researchers from more than 40 different countries presented the latest advances in genomic research for these two important plant families.
  • From bench to field - The TRADITOM approach convinces farmers and brings traditional tomatoes two steps closer to our plates

    As a result of a training course held for farmers in the Castellon region on September 15, 2017, the participants have signaled their interest to cultivate the new tomato varieties containing tomato germplasm produced in the frame of TRADITOM. The project partners CSIC and UPV will now work side by side with the group, providing support in selecting the varieties to be grown in 2018. Apart from...
  • Congress shines a light on tomato

    The 17th Congress of the European Society for Photobiology will be held over four days in Pisa, Italy from September 4-8, 2017. The established conference series assembles top international scientists in the field of photobiology, photochemistry, and photomedicine. With over 400 expected participants, it will be an important forum for dissemination of advanced knowledge and technological...
  • Training course and GOURMETOM presentation at workshop for farmers in Castellón region

    In collaboration with associated partner El3ments, the TRADITOM members CSIC and UPV are organising a workshop on September 15, 2017 at the farm house of El3ments located in Burriana, Spain.
  • TRADITOM and I3 Elements alliance to reach out to traditional farmers and chefs with quality tomatoes

    This summer, a set of 100 selected traditional tomato varieties within GOURMETOM , a subset of TRADITOM representing attractive tomatoes with colours/shapes of interest for restaurants and chefs (preselected between CSIC and Alicia Foundation Interaction) are being cultivated in a plot of land recovered for horticultural farming near Castellón Valencia.