A.1. Preparatory Actions
This action aims to prepare the base on which the demonstrations of the action will be developed C3.
C.1. Demonstration and validation of the logistic of citric and rice wastes
To define the optimal methodology for the collection, transport and reception of the two agricultural by-products needed for the preparation of the animal food.
C.2. Planning the adquisition, storage, formulation and production operations and adaptation of the plant
To produce the goat feed according to the essential requirements of the following actions about the demonstration (C3) of the goat feed and sustainability (C4).
C.3. Demonstration Low Carbon Feed. Feed of goats with fodder derived from waste with environmental benefits of climate change mitigation
Mitigate climate change by feeding agricultural waste (citrus leaf and rice straw) to goats.
C.4. Low Carbon Feed Sustainability Plan
To validate the sustainability and market viability of Low Carbon Feed.
C.5. Multipurpose Policies based on results
Creation and implementation of the new policies in a local and regional scale, with the influence in European policies, included at the action C5: creation and implementation of multipropose policies.
C.6. Replicability and Transferability Plan
Analysis of the optimal location in Italy for the replication of the Project, according to the availability of raw materials –citrus, rice and goats-, as quell as the proximity to each other and with respect to industrial áreas for the manufacture of feed.
D.1. LIFE Performance Indicators
To obtain the performance and socio-economic impact indicators of the project.
D.2. Life Cycle Analysis
To produce a Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) of the animal feed LCFeed produced in the project.
D.3. Socio-economic evaluation
To objectively evaluate the social perception and economic impact of the project along the time.
E.1. Website, social media and other means of communication
To show the evolution, development and results of the project using social networks and creating a specific web site.
E.3. Information panels, roll-up displays and brochures to raise public awareness
To provide all the materials needed to share the objectives and results of the project with the public in general by means of informative panels, rolling displays, brochures and folders.
E.4. Networking with other European Union projects and dissemination to the general public
To disseminate and share the objectives and evolution in time of the LCFEED project with as many as possible actors involved with these topics or of potential interest.
E.5. Presence in the media, publications and participation and organization of conferences. Impact on media.
To give information in order to raise awareness among the general public as well as the scientific-technical community.
F.1. Overall Project Management
It will ensure the correct implementation of the project, both at a general level as well as its justification to the European Commission.