NEIKER will coordinate a biotechnology network of the Ibero-American Program of Science and Technology for Development (CYTED)

GuatemalaPaloma Moncaleán, researcher at the Basque Institute for Agricultural Research and Development, NEIKER-Tecnalia, will coordinate the “Biotechnology to strengthen programs for the improvement of species of socio-economic interest” within the Ibero-American Program of Science and Technology for Development (CYTED) .

NEIKER participates in a new European project aimed at increasing productivity in the sheep sector


The Basque Agricultural Research and Development Institute, NEIKER-Tecnalia, participates with eight European centers in the SheepNet innovation network, which aims to increase the productivity of the sheep sector through the exchange of knowledge between researchers and producers throughout Europe.

Paloma Moncaleán appointed deputy coordinator of IUFRO Working Party 2.09.02

paloma-moncaleanThe International Union of Forestry Research Organizations (IUFRO) has appointed Neiker researcher, Paloma Moncaleán, as the co-coordinator of the IUFRO 2.09.02 work unit group on somatic embryogenesis and other vegetative propagation techniques.

Leire Barañano Orbe, new general manager of Neiker-Tecnalia

leire-barananoAt its last Board meeting, the Basque Government authorized the appointment of Leire Barañano Orbe as Director General of the public company NEIKER TECNALIA S.A.