Located in Lleida
The areas of study at the University include agroforestry engineering, horticulture, food growing botany and gardening, environmental and soil sciences, animal husbandry, plant production and forest science, chemistry, food technology, and mathematics.† In addition to on-campus studies at Lleida, the University also provides services to farmers through research, development, and extension services.
During the short stay in Lleida, the tours involved many local businesses and the University research farm.† The group also heard lectures on the current situation of Spanish agriculture, soil conditions, irrigation systems, and food production and safety.† The picture below shows the irrigation system at the local research farm.† The water flows from the Pyrenees Mountains and is regulated for farm and business use all over the Catalonia region.
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