III Latin American Biobed Workshop

Final Programming of the III Latin American Biobed Workshop

12/Sep/2017 - Technical section with simultaneous translation (Portuguese / Spanish / English)

9:00am - Reception and opening (Luciano Gebler - Embrapa/Brazil)

Panel I: Technology history (Host: Alexandre Hoffmann - Embrapa / Brazil)
9:10am - 10:10am - Creation and current state of art of biobed’s use in the world (Maria Cristina Diez, University of La Frontera / Chile)
10:10am - 10:25am - Coffee break
10:25am - 10:45am - Biobeds in Brazil (Luciano Gebler - Embrapa / Brazil)
10:45am - 11:30am - Success case on the management of pesticide residues: Solids and liquids (Mario Fujii, Inpev / Brasil)
11:30am - 12:15am - Public discussion session

12:15am – 1:30pm – Lunch

Panel II: Panel II: Documents and strategies for the definition of policies for the use of Biobeds (Host: Ricardo Dourado Furtado - Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture)
1:30pm – 2:00pm - Final disposal of pesticides in agriculture áreas: The vision of Latin American and Brazilian industry (Gabriela Briceño - Crop Life Latin America / Andef)
2:00pm – 2:50pm – Final disposal of agrochemicals in agriculture áreas: The vision of the Brazilian government ( Kênia Godoy - IBAMA/ Ministry of the Environment, Brazil)

2:50pm – 3:20pm - Coffee break

3:20pm – 4:10pm – Final disposal of pesticides in agriculture áreas: Vision of international governmental agencies (Alejandra Diaz, IICA, Costa Rica)
4:10pm – 5:00pm – Public discussion session

Panel III: Technical Publications releases about Biobeds and Good Agricultural and Environmental Practices: Embrapa Grape and Wine, Brazil, and IICA, Costa Rica
5:00pm - 6:30pm - Technical Publications releases


13/Sep/2017 – Scientific section - English / Spanish / Portuguese with simultaneous translation

Panel IV: Presentation of scientific abstracts - 20 minutes presentation + 10 minutes discussion (Host: Luciano Gebler - Embrapa / Brazil)
08:30am – 09:00am - Progress in Biopurification System for Pesticide Ddegradation – Chile; M. Cristina Diez - University of La Frontera / Chile
09:00am – 09:30am – Evaluation of the efficiency of biobeds constructed in the South of Brazil, regarding the degradation of dithiocarbamates; Ionara Regina Pizzutti - CEPARC-UFSM / Brazil
09:30am – 10:00am – Adaptation of the biobed system to the productive conditions of the Lower Colorado River Valley (Buenos Aires, Argentina); Guillermo Tucat - CERZOS-CONICET / Argentina
10:00am – 10:30am – Valorization of depleted substrates to increase the degradation efficiency of biobeds systems; Esperanza Romero - EEZ-CSIC / Spain

10:30am – 10:45am – Coffee Break

10:45am – 11:15am – Comparison between two low cost geometries of biobeds systems aiming environmentally friendly backpack sprayers operations; Anisleidy Rivero - DEPBIO, Faculty of Chemistry, UdelaR / Uruguay
11:15am – 11:45am – Isolation and characterization of pesticide degrading bacteria present in a bio-purification system; Bárbara Leiva - CIBAMA-BIOREN / Chile
11:45am – 12:15am – Study of the effect of earthworms on the degradation of glyphosate using biobeds; Maia Lescano - INTEC (UNL-CONICET); FHUC (UNL) / Argentina

12:15am – 1:30pm – Lunch

1:30pm – 2:00pm – Alteration of herbicides removal in a biopurification system biomatrix, during co-application oxytetracycline-rich wastewater, pretreated with Trametes versicolor; Juan C Cambronero Heinrichs - CICA - University of Costa Rica / Costa Rica
2:00pm – 2:30pm – Disposal of antibiotics of agricultural use in biopurification systems: potential elimination and effects on pesticide removal; Carlos E. Rodríguez-Rodríguez - CICA - University of Costa Rica / Costa Rica
2:30pm – 3:00pm – Testing biobeds as a possible solution for the biodepuration of pesticide-contaminated wastewaters produced by various agro-industries; Guillermo Tucat - CERZOS-CONICET/Argentina

3:00pm – 3:15pm – Coffee Break

3:15pm – 3:45pm – Evaluation of the efficiency of the biobed Brazil system in the degradation of chlorpyrifos; Carmem D. Cardoso - CEPARC-UFSM / Brazil
3:45pm – 4:15pm – Development of a multiresidue methodology to assess the bioconversion in Biobeds of the most commonly used pesticides for fruits and vegetables Anisleidy Rivero; DEPBIO, Faculty of Chemistry, UdelaR/Uruguay

4:15pm – Closing of the session

4:30pm – 6:00pm – Technical meeting of the Ibero-American Network of Biological Beds (Host: Maria Cristina Diez Jerez - University of La Frontera / Chile)

8:00pm - Official dinner of the Workshop (confraternization)


14/Sep/2017 - Technical visit to the field of experimentation in Biobeds at Embrapa (Vacaria, RS)

08:30am – 12:00am - Trip to Vacaria
12:00am1:15pm - Lunch
1:15pm 3:45pm - Technical visit to Embrapa and Biobeds installed and to the experimental area
3:45pm – 7:00pm - Return trip to Bento Gonçalves Bento Gonçalves
7:00pm - Closing of the workshop activities, Embrapa