INSTITUTO NAVARRO DE TECHNOLOGIAS E INFRAESTRUCTURAS AGROALIMENTARIAS S.A.
The Institute for Agrifood Technology and Infrastructures of Navarra (INTIA) is a public company attached to the Department of Rural Development, Environment and Local Administration (DRMAyAL) of the Government of Navarra. The integration of existing public companies related to agrifood sector led to its foundation in 2011.
Advanced market-oriented services are being offered by the institute such as GIS, Remote Sensing, ICT and process automation for the development of agrifood sector based on quality, efficiency and innovations to the farmers. INTIA is specialized in the development of web-based decision making tools and fields models, applied to the development of Alert and Decision Support System. One of its available tools is the Integrated Fertilization of crops, which is based on soil analysis and remote sensing.
The Department of Rural Development, Environment and Local Administration has appointed INTIA as the public service responsible for advising farmers on Common Agriculture Policy in Navarra. INTIA has been involved in over 150 training activities and has established a wide network of farmers, cooperatives, private companies and other partners, while it operates 12 experimental farms and 13 territorial offices.