The Regional Centre for Agricultural Experimentation and Assistance of Albenga is a special unit of the Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Handicrafts and Agriculture of Savona, for the promotion of technical and economical progress in agriculture.
The institutional activity that the CeRSAA carries out in response to the innovation demands expressed by the agricultural Enterprises can be summarised in four steps:
Experimentation in horticulture, floriculture and nurseries, particularly for the protection of crops by means of ecologically compatible methods with a reduced environmental impact.
Protection, exploitation and commercial promotion of agricultural products.
Acquisition, evaluation and spreading of information on the technical innovations and useful data for the productive trends of agricultural Enterprises.
Technical divulgence, training and professional qualification.
With several operative units and laboratories, through the activity it carries out on its own and in co-operation with the technical structures supporting agriculture in the Ligurian Region, CeRSAA also offers agricultural Enterprises skilled and particularly specialised services:
Diagnosis of phytopathologies and phytoiatric advice.
Experimental and demonstrative tests for the technical evaluation of cultivation methods, species resistance, use and efficacy of plant protection products, innovative technologies, machinery and equipment.
Chemical analysis for the determination of residues of plant protection products in fruit and vegetables and in foodstuffs generally, tests on DOC wines, extra-virgin olive oil DOP, drinking water, irrigation water, flowing-back waters, nutritive solutions, etc..
Organisation of conferences, technical meetings, vocational training and professional qualification in agriculture.
CENTRO REGIONALE DI SPERIMENTAZIONE ED ASSISTENZA AGRICOLA "Franco Ugo"
AZIENDA SPECIALE DELLA CAMERA DI COMMERCIO INDUSTRIA ARTIGIANATO AGRICOLTURA DI SAVONA
Regional center of agricultural experimentation and assistance of Albenga
Registered office, President and Director�s offices
Via Quarda superiore 16 - 17100 SAVONA - Tel. 019.83141 Fax 019.8314255
Internet web site: http: //www.lig.camcom.it
Operative office, experimental and demonstrative Farm, chemical and phytopathological laboratories:
Regione Rollo 98 - 17031 ALBENGA (SV)
Tel.and Fax automatic 0182.554949 - 50712