Portugal 2020 is the PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT adopted between Portugal and the European Commission, which brings together the five European Structural and Investment Funds – ERDF, Cohesion Fund, ESF, EAFRD and FEAMP – which define the principles of programming that enshrines the policy of economic, social and territorial development to promote, in Portugal, between 2014 and 2020.
These programming principles are aligned with Intelligent, Sustainable and Inclusive Growth, pursuing the EUROPE 2020 STRATEGY.
It is in this alignment that the Compta Group has in execution a set of projects:
Project designation: SmartFarming – Advanced tool for operation of precision agriculture
Project code: POCI-01-0247-FEDER-018029
Main goal: Strengthening research, technological development and innovation
Beneficiary Entities: ProdFarmer – Sociedade Unipessoal Lda. (Lead Promoter); Esporão, S.A .; Sociedade Agrícola da Herdade Maria da Guarda Lda.; INESC TEC – Institute of Systems Engineering and Computers, Technology and Science; INIAV – National Institute of Agrarian and Veterinary Research, I.P.
Approval date: 27/07/2016
Start date: 01/10/2016
Conclusion date: 31/12/2018
Total Eligible Cost: 997.605,84€
Eligible Cost (Lead Promoter): 405.715,45€
Financial support from the European Union: FEDER – 715.927,30€
Financial support from the European Union (Lead Promoter): 279.984,37€
With the SmartFarming project, the consortium aims to obtain a disruptive agronomic management tool that will, on the one hand, simplify agricultural processes and, on the other, optimize them.