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“Sensing the cork oak forest” exhibition returns to the Cork Museum...

The acclaimed exhibition by American photographer Michele Curel, "Sentir la Sureda" ("Sensing the cork oak forest") is returning to the Cork Museum of Catalonia...

FUTURECORK, a transformative project promoting bioeconomy in the Spanish cork sector

Kick-off of FUTURECORK, a transformative project that seeks the adaptation and optimization of the national cork sector to the current and future ecological, economic...

New paper! Indicating the value of cork

"It is urgent to value our native forest and its non-wood forest products, where cork oak and cork have a special place!" - Joana...

ICSuro participates in the World Vine and Wine Congress

The Catalan Cork Institute Foundation has participated in the 44 World Vine and Wine Congress of the International Organization of Vine and Wine (OIV). At...

Supporting cork oak forests in tackling climate change

The Catalan Cork Institute Foundation is starting a demonstration project "Dissemination of new cork oak forest management techniques to improve its productivity and resilience"....

Studying the benefits of cork stoppers for sparkling wines

The wine and cork sectors have joined forces in terms of sustainability and research through the SensoVI Operational Group, which aims to increase knowledge...

On-line viewer for the past and present R&D cork oak plots

The Cork Oak and Cork Competence Center in Portugal launched by the end of May 2022, an on-line viewer for the Past and Present...

Cork, vital for the growth of the wine economy

In recent years, the market share of premium wines at national and international level has increased considerably. But what are the keys to a...

A new digital app mapping the potential suitability for cork oak...

The Competence Centre for Cork oak tree and Cork recently developed a digital application to help the Portuguese landowners finding the right spot to...

Sustainable cork management reduces the risk of forest fires

The International Day of Forests was celebrated on 21 March. This year, the UN has decided to focus on SDG 12: "Ensuring sustainable consumption...

Deer to the rescue: how browsing combats wildfires in Iberian forests

Mediterranean oak woodlands, known for being the native habitat of the world’s cork trees, are increasingly at risk due to the spread of shrubs...