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Monday, 12/09/2016

 17:00 – 20:00

Arrival and evening registration

Possibility to hang up posters and to hand over power point presentations

20:00

Informal get-together at Campus del Baix Llobregat

 

Tuesday, 13/09/2016

08:00 – 09:00
Morning registration

09:00 – 09:30
Opening ceremony

  1. Welcoming address

- Ministry of Agriculture of Spain and Catalonia

  1. Introduction to the Workshop

-Balsari, DISAFA, Torino (Italy) (SPISE WG Chairman)

09:30 – 12:00   
Round Table

Chairmen: E. Gil, P. Balsari

09:30 – 09:50  
Current implementation of inspections of pesticide application equipment in EU following SUD requirements (European Commission – DG SANTE (to be confirmed))

09:50 – 10:10   
Status Quo of inspection in EU: the results of SPISE enquiry (Wehmann – JKI)

10:10 – 10:30   
The PAE inspection in Spain and Catalonia  (Montemayor – MAGRAMA, Goutan – Generalitat Catalunya)

10:30 – 10:50   
The experience of the mandatory sprayers inspection in Greece (Balafoutis – Agriculture University of Athens)

10:50 11:10      
Coffee break, posters

 11:10 – 11:30     
The point of view of a farmer (González – COPA COGECA)

11:30 – 11:50     
The advantage of sprayer inspection from the dealer point of view (Hogervorst - CLIMMAR)

12:00 – 12:50   
Session 1: Inspection of brand new sprayers 

Chairmen: E. Gil, C. Schulze Stentrop

12:00 – 12:10   
SPISE position and proposal (Gil, Schulze Stentrop)

12:10 – 12:30   
Inspection of new sprayers before delivery (Schulze Stentrop, Hloben)

12:30 – 12:50   
Inspection of new sprayers – defects following EN- ISO 16122 (K. Herbst) 

13:00 – 14:00     
Lunch

14.00 – 15:20   
Session 2: Definition of a common risk assessment procedure for Pesticide Application Equipment (PAE) to be exempted from the inspection

Chairmen: B. Huyghebaert, N. Bjugstad

14:00 – 14:20   
The importance of a common risk assessment procedure (Huyghebaert, Stas, Defays, Mostade, Zwertvaegher, Dekeyser, Declercq, Nuyttens)

14:20 – 14:40   
SPISE Advice for risk assessment for PAE to be exempted from the inspection (Wegener)

14:40 – 15:00   
The Belgian approach to fulfil art 8 of Directive 2009/128: Development of a risk assessment procedure for pesticide application equipment
(Stas, Nuyttens Zwertvaegher, Defays, Declercq, Mostade, Dekeyser, Huyghebaert)

15:00 – 15:20    
Iventory of pesticide application equipment used in Belgium – a practical approach (Nuyttens, Zwertvaegher, Declercq, Mostade, Stas, Defays, Dekyser, Huyghebaert)

 15:20 – 17:20   
Session 3: Sprayer inspection harmonised test methods

Chairmen: J.-P. Douzals, V. Polvêche

15:20 – 15:40   
The importance of an harmonized application of EN-ISO 16122: The SPISE manual (Douzals, Kole)

15:40 – 16:00    
The EN-ISO 16122-4 Standard (Kole)

16:00 – 16:20     
Possibilities to inspect seed treatment equipment (Osteroth)

16:20 – 16:40     
First results of the Belgian inspection of soil-disinfection equipment (Declercq, Defays, Huyghebaert, Nuyttens)

16:40 – 17:00      
Belgian trial protocol for the inspection of cold atomisers (Declercq, Defays, Huyghebaert, Nuyttens)

17:00 – 17:20       
Test methods not yet covered by EN-ISO 16122, micro granule application and slug pellet applicators (Forman)

17:20 – 17:40     
Coffee break, posters

 17.40 – 18:50     
Session 4: “Certification” of the Workshop activity (quality assurance) included the certification of devices/ instruments used for the inspections

Chairmen: J. Kole, P. Harašta

17:40 – 17:50    
The importance of the quality of the Workshop activity (Harašta)

17:50 – 18:10    
SPISE advice on how to make a Workshop audit (Kole)

18:10 – 18:30    
Belgian quality assurance system according to ISO 17020 illustrated by a practical example (Defays, Declercq, Huyghebaert, Nuyttens)

18:30 – 18:50     
Assessment of the measurement of the traverse distribution in the inspection of horizontal boom sprayers (Solanelles, Camp, Fillat, Gracia)

 18:50 19:10     
Transfers to UPC Laboratories

 19:10 – 22:00     
Demonstrations of different sprayers’ inspection facilities at UPC laboratory (AAMS, Herbst, Zubek)

 Dinner buffet

 22:10                    
Departure bus back to hotel

Wednesday, 14/09/16

Technical visit

 08:15
Departure to Augustí García farm (open field horticulture farm)

09:00 – 12:00     
Augustí García farm (PAE demonstration and inspection)

12:00                    
Departure to Agromillora farm (tree nursery farm)

13:00                    
Lunch (light buffet) at Agromillora farm

14:00 – 18:00     
Visit to Agromillora farm (including PAE demonstration and inspection)             

18:00                    
Departure to Codorniu wine factory

18:30 – 19:30     
Visit to Codorniu wine factory

19:30 – 22:00     
Workshop dinner

22:10                    
Bus departure to hotel

 Thursday, 15/09/16

09:00 – 09:40     
Session 5: Harmonise the training of the inspectors to achieve the same professional level of the inspections
Chairmen: E. Nilsson, H. Kramer, H. Wehmann

09:00 – 09:20    
BTSF training courses: Official initiative focused on training as key element to guarantee the success of the mandatory inspection process in EU (Gil; Balsari; Douzals; A. Herbst; Kole)

09:20 – 09:40    
SPISE Advice on main training topics both for basic and refreshment courses (Nilsson)

 09:40 – 10:55   
Session 6: Present experiences and problems in inspections activities

Chairmen: E. Gil, H. Kramer, J. Kole

09:40 – 09:55                    
Self-inspection of spraying equipment not covered by official inspection system in Poland (Godyn; Doruchowski; Holownicki; Swiechowski)

09:55 – 10:10                    
Three year experiences of inspection of sprayers in Denmark – are inspections and repairs carried out equally at all workshops (Fjelsted)

10:10 – 10:25    
Improvements of vertical test bench (Allochis; Balsari; Oggero; Marucco; Tamagnone)

10:25 – 10:40    
Results and Conclusions from Five Years Measuring and Adjusting Air Distribution of Brand new sprayers for 3D Crops (Triloff)

10:40 – 10:55     
Study on inspection of sprayers in use in Izmir-Turkey (Urkan; Guler; Pekitkan)

10:55 – 11:15     
Coffee break, posters

 11:15 – 11:30                    
Survey on problems and criticisms of the inspections service of sprayers in use in Italy (Balsari; Allochis; Oggero; Marucco)

11:30 – 11:45    
LIFE-FITOVID Project: Training actions to promote the inspection of sprayers in use in two wine designation of origin of the Basque Country (Spain) (Gil; Díez-Navajas; Llop; Gallart; Campos)

11:45 – 12:00   
Control testing of sprayers and air assisted sprayers in Serbia – In anticipation of new legislation (Sedlar, Savcic-Petric, Visacki, Bugarin, Radic) 

 12:00 – 13:20     Session 7: SPISE TWG activities and SPISE advice on PAE not yet considered by harmonised Standards                               
Chairmen: J. Wegener, T. Bals, P. Balsari

12:00 – 12:10     
SPISE TWG aims (Balsari)

12:10 – 12:20   
SPISE advices on field crop and orchard sprayers’ adjustment at the workshop (A. Herbst, Langenakens, Balsari)

12:20 – 12:30    
SPISE advices for functional inspection of special trains and other vehicles for chemical weed control on railways and public roads (Kole, Balsari, Kramer)

12:30 – 12:40     
Dusters (Balsari, Gil)

12:40 – 12:50     
Microgranulators (Bals, Russell)

12:50 – 13:00     
Soil fumigation equipment (Huyghebaert, Kole)

13:00 – 13:10     
Foggers and LVM (Bals, Kole, Russell)

13:10 – 13:20      Seed treatment equipment (Nilsson, Kole)

13:20 – 14:20     
Lunch

14:20 – 15:30    
Closing Session               
Chairmen: P. Balsari
, E. Gil, J.-P. Douzals, B. Huyghebaert, J. Kole, E. Nilsson, J. Wegener

1)      Summary of conclusions of sessions 1-7

2)      Recommendations of the workshop and closing