G.E.P. Biological trials

The biological trials are carried out in accordance with Good Experimental Practice (G.E.P.), following the guidelines of the European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization (EPPO) and the Standard Operating Procedures of AgriScience.

AgriScience is certified by the Ministry of Rural Development and Food as a G.E.P. test facility since 2012 and it is registered in the “List of Certified G.E.P. Test Facilities” of the Ministry. In 2017, following a successful inspection, AgriScience obtained its second revised Recognition Certificate of a G.E.P. Test Facility.

G.E.P. Certificate 2017

In the context of this certification, the company offers the following services:

  • Efficacy trials
  • Selectivity/crop safety trials
  • Trials on non-target beneficial organisms
  • Yield evaluation trials
  • Phyto-toxicity trials
  • Large scale / demonstration trials
  • Crop rotation trials
  • Biocide trials (under lab, semi-field and field conditions)
  • Laboratory trials for insects and mites (baseline sensitivity, response curve)

AgriScience can also perform:

  • Τrials for evaluation of crop varieties
  • Τrials for evaluation of fertilizers.


In summary, for biological G.E.P. trials we offer the following services :

  • Study directorship and project management
  • Drafting of a Protocol for a biological trial
  • Selection of appropriate locations in Greece
  • Application according to G.A.P.(Good Agricultural Practice)
  • Conduct of biological trials in open field and greenhouse crops
  • Management of experimental data and statistical analysis using validated software (ARM Gylling Data Management)
  • Drafting of Final Report of trial results

If you have more queries, please contact Mr. Georgios GOTSIS.