Caterpillar’s Open Day: Join us on Thursday 15th of July at Azienda Agraria Sperimentale Stuard (Strada Madonna dell’aiuto 7a, Parma), from 9:30 till 11:30 am. PROGRAM 9:30-10:00 PROJETC PRESENTATION; Vita Maria Cristiana Moliterni, Researcher at CREA Genomica e Bioinformatica 10:00-11:30 VISIT TO THE HEMP FIELD TRIALS, THE PROTOTYPE BIOREACTOR FOR HEMP MACERATION AND THE INNOVATIVE SYSTEM FOR HEMP Read more about Open Day CATERPILLAR[…]

Caterpillar at the 18° annual conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association

On 16-18 June 2021 the 18° Conference of the EIHA entitled “Hemp for Europe: Emerging opportunity for the Green recovery“ was held. Vita Maria Cristiana Moliterni gave a presentation entitled “Whole crop valorization and process innovation for a circular and sustainable hemp-based bioeconomy” showing the results of the work carried out in the two project SCARABEO e Read more about Caterpillar at the 18° annual conference of the European Industrial Hemp Association[…]


The video shows a first hemp harvest trial at the Pedrazzi farm in Pellegrino Parmense (PR), using a specific machine. The partners Stuard and Naturfibre and Tuscany 36 farm took part in the trial.


Emilia-Romagna Region, within the Rural Development Programme 2014-2020, measure 16.1.01 for European Innovation Partnership Operational Groups, approved with the act n. 7038 of April 27th 2020, the ranking of the projects approved. The Operational Group CATERPILLAR – Fiber hemp agro industrial chain for the production of functional food and animal feed additives – was funded Read more about EIP-AGRI OG CATERPILLAR approved[…]