LIDA PLANT RESEARCH, driven by its philosophy of innovation and adaptation to technological and sustainable progress, has brought the first low-risk plant vaccine®registered as a plant protection product and authorised for use in organic production on the market.
The biotechnology-based company from Valencia, Spain, is a leader in the development of new solutions and products to enhance crop yields and protection against different types of biotic and abiotic stress. Its plant protection product FYTOSAVE® has recently been authorised by the Spanish Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food as a:
“Low-Risk Plant Protection Product”, in accordance with article 47 of Regulation (CE) no. 1107/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council.
The plant vaccine® FYTOSAVE® contains the active substance “COS-OGA”. So far only 20 active substances have been authorised as low-risk active substances in Europe, which is why LIDA PLANT RESEARCHis proud to belong to the exclusive and small group of companies with a product in this category on the market.
In addition, it should be noted that since October 2018, the active substance “COS-OGA” has been included in Regulation (CE) no. 889/2008, with no specific restriction regarding its use in organic production.
FYTOSAVE®, sold by LIDA PLANT RESEARCH, included in the Spanish Register of Plant Protection Products under number ES-00209.