The 2001 edition of the Groupe Roullier Innovation Awards rewarded two projects :
Université de Toulouse – France
Prof. M-T Esquerré-Tugayé, Dr. B. Dumas, Dr. S. Cluzet
Professor Esquerré-Tugayé’s (member of the French Academy of Agriculture) team from the Toulouse University’s Laboratoire Interaction des Plantes et Microorganismes (Plant and Microorganism Interaction Laboratory) was rewarded for its research in genomics regarding the expression of various genes relating to the defense and metabolism of plants of agronomic interest.
Achievements: 2 patents
4 scientific publications
2 theses conducted at Toulouse University
University of Florence – Italy
Horticulture Department – Dr. S. Mancuzo – Dr. M. Boselli
The team from the Laboratory of Electrophysiology at the University of Florence was rewarded for the development of a new technology using electrodes that allows the root and foliar absorption of mineral elements in crops to be monitored.
Achievements: this innovative technique was used to validate the effects of two Groupe Roullier products on potassium channels and the absorption of the fertiliser, as well give prominence to the activation of root pumps and the foliar penetration of fertilising elements via the leaf’s cuticle.
The 2020 Innovation Awards Roullier – Summary22 January 2021
The pandemic has thrown the importance of scientific research into stark relief. Against this exceptional backdrop, ten days ago the Groupe Roullier held its 2020 ceremony, in unprecedented virtual format, announcing the two research teams that are the recipients of this year’s Innovation Awards Roullier.
Only 1 month to go until the results of the 2020 Innovation Awards Roullier11 December 2020
On 11 January we will have the pleasure of handing over the trophies to the two winners of the 2020 Innovation Awards Roullier in Plant Nutrition and Animal Nutrition
INNOVATION AWARDS ROULLIER 2020: Ambitious and Innovative Ideas3 September 2020
After receiving more than 100 applications (65 Plant Nutrition projects and 36 Animal Nutrition projects) in answer of this international contest organized by the CMI Roullier, our two international juries rigorously reviewed them – first individually and then collectively – in order to choose the competition’s two winners.
Change of date for the Innovation Awards Roullier 2020 ceremony29 May 2020
In consideration of the current health situation, we decided to postpone the Innovation Awards Roullier 2020 award ceremony. Please note that it will be held on December 11, 2020 (instead of June 24).
Walter Wenzel’s advice, winner of the 2018 Edition25 March 2020
Walter Wenzel (Austria), winner of the 2018 Innovation Awards Roullier, will give you his advice for 2020 Innovation Awards Roullier edition.
Laura Zanin’s advices, winner of the 2018 Edition18 March 2020
As part of the Innovation Awards Roullier 2020, we give you Laura Zanin’s advices, winner of the 2018 Edition.
You asked for it, we did it!26 February 2020
Many of you have contacted us to obtain more information about the contest, the content of the application file, the expectations of the juries and the prizes, asking us for an extension in order to write your application as well as possible.
Crossed glances of experts on the Innovation Awards Roullier 2020 – Pr. Mario Estévez and Pr. Johannes Lehmann14 February 2020
Mario Estévez and Johannes Lehmann are respectively Professor in the department of animal production and food science at the University of Extremadura and Professor of soil biogeochemistry and soil fertility management at Cornell University. As members of the jury of the Innovation Awards Roullier 2020 and experts in their field, they agreed to give their […]