The project was co-financed by the European Union from the European Fund for Regional Development

Application of innovative biological preparations in sustainable plant production technologies (InoBioTeh) KK.

Josip Juraj Strossmayer University in Osijek, Faculty of Agrobiotechnical Sciences Osijek

Osatina Grupa d.o.o.

European structural and investment funds

Operational program Competitiveness and Cohesion

European Fund for Regional Development

Call for submission of project proposals “Strengthening capacity for research, development and innovation”, KK.

Total value of the project:
HRK 7.982.421,01 > 1.059.449,33 €

Total eligible costs:
HRK 7.877.709,64 > 1.045.551,75 €

Total amount of co-financing:
HRK 5.288.108,52 > 701.852,61 €

36 months

December 17, 2020
December 17, 2023

The main objective of the project

The development of new microbiological preparations to preserve soil fertility, increase yields, improve the quality of agricultural products and food, and reduce the negative impact on the environment due to less use of pesticides and fertilizers, thereby raising the level of research focused on the thematic and sub-thematic priority areas of the Smart Specialization Strategy and the needs of the economy.

Project team
Faculty of Agrobiotechnical

  • prof. Ph.D. Zdenko Lončarić – expert project manager, researcher 1

  • prof. Ph.D. Suzana Kristek, researcher 2

  • prof. Ph.D. Domagoj Rastija, researcher 3

  • associate professor Ph.D. Brigita Popović, researcher 4

  • prof. Ph.D. Karolina Vrandečić, researcher 5

  • prof. Ph.D. Zvonko Antunović, researcher 6

  • Ph.D. Jurica Jović, researcher 7

  • Assoc. Ph.D. Vladimir Zebec, researcher 8

  • associate professor Ph.D. Vladimir Ivezić, researcher 9

  • Darko Kerovec, mag. ing., researcher 10

  • Josipa Jantoš, mag. ing. agr., assistant on project 1

  • Iva Nikolin, mag. ing. agr., assistant on project 2

  • Josipa Rupčić, mag. ing. agr. assistant on project 2
    (replacement, March 2022 – March 2023)

Partner project team
Osatina Grupa d.o.o.

  • Matrina Katelenić, mag. Eng. agr., Researcher 11

  • Melani Abadžić, mag. Eng. agr., Researcher 12