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    • Alkalinity and structure of soils determine the truffle production in the Pyrenean Regions 

      Jaillard, Benoit; Barry-Etienne, Dominique; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Miguel, Ana Maria de; Genola, Laurent; Libre, Aline; Neveu, Pascal; Oliach, Daniel; Saenz, William; Sáez, Mauricio; Salducci, Xavier; Souche, Gerard; Sourzat, Pierre; Villeneuve, Manon (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA), 2014)
      Aim of study: The program 'Typology of truffle stations in the Pyrenean Regions' aimed to define the ecological conditions and culture practices that favor Tuber melanosporum growth and fruiting in this area. Area of study: ...
    • Best practices for cultivation of truffles 

      Fischer, Christine; Oliach, Daniel; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio; Colinas, C. (Carlos) (Centre Tecnològic Forestal de Catalunya, 2017)
      Cultivation of truffles in managed orchards has become an important agricultural alternative in rural Mediterranean regions. The declines of wild Tuber melanosporum throughout its natural range, its high market value ...
    • Black truffle winter production depends on Mediterranean summer precipitation 

      Büntgen, Ulf; Oliach, Daniel; Martínez Peña, Fernando; Latorre, Joaquin; Egli, Simon; Krusic, Paul J. (IOP Publishing, 2019-07-01)
      The unprecedented price inflation of Black truffles, recently exceeding 5000 Euro kg−1 (in Zurich), is a combined result of increasing global demands and decreasing Mediterranean harvests. Since the effects of long-term ...
    • Cryphonectria hypovirus 1 (CHV-1) survey reveals low occurrence and diversity of subtypes in NE Spain 

      Castaño Soler, Carles; Bassie Rene, Ludovic; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Oliach, Daniel; Gómez, M.; Liu, Bing (Blackwell Verlag GmbH, 2015)
      Cryphonectria parasitica (Murrill.) Barr is a necrotrophic fungus that affects European chestnut populations. In Catalonia (NE Spain), this fungus is widely spread affecting chestnut stands. In addition to vegetative ...
    • Edible wild mushrooms of the Northern Mediterraneanarea - Sectorial analysis and future perspectives 

      Brenko, Anton; Vidale, Enrico; Oliach, Daniel; Marois, Olivia; Andrighetto, Nicola; Stara, Kalliopi; Martínez de Aragón, Juan; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio (Consejo Superior Investigaciones Científicas-CSIC, 2022)
      Aim of study: Wild mushrooms are among the most widespread non-wood forest products in the Mediterranean region contributing to the rural economies. However, the wild mushroom sector still faces problems along its supply ...
    • Long-term irrigation effects on Spanish holm oak growth and its black truffle symbiont 

      Büntgen, Ulf; Egli, Simon; Schneider, Loic; Von Arx, Georg; Rigling, Andreas; Camarero Martínez, Jesús Julio; Sangüesa Barreda, Gabriel; Fischer, Christine; Oliach, Daniel; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Tegel, Willy; Ruiz Barbarin, José I.; Martínez Peña, Fernando (Elsevier, 2015)
      The Périgord black truffle is an exclusive culinary delicacy, but its Mediterranean harvests have declined, despite cultivation efforts since the 1970s. The role of long-term irrigation, symbiotic fungus-host interaction, ...
    • Mulch removal time did not have significant effects on Tuber melanosporum mycelium biomass 

      Şen, İsmail; Piñuela, Yasmine; Alday, Josu G.; Oliach, Daniel; Bolaño, Francesc; Martínez de Aragón, Juan; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Bonet, José Antonio (Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentaria (INIA), 2021)
      Aim of study: We aimed to i) evaluate the effects of mulching on Tuber melanosporum mycelium biomass and seedling growth (i.e. root collar diameter and seedling height) and ii) unravel the relationship between growth in ...
    • Soil fungal community and mating type development of Tuber melanosporum in a 20-year chronosequence of black truffle plantations 

      Oliach, Daniel; Castaño Soler, Carles; Fischer, Christine; Barry-Etienne, Dominique; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Oliva Palau, Jonàs (Elsevier, 2022)
      Black truffle plantations are established on the basis that Tuber melanosporum Vittad. spreads from artificially inoculated trees. Although truffle cultivation has progressed tremendously over the past 30 years, the ...
    • The influence of forest surroundings on the soil fungal community of black truffle (Tuber melanosporum) plantations 

      Oliach, Daniel; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Castaño Soler, Carles; Fischer, Christine; Bolaño, Francesc; Bonet Lledos, José Antonio; Oliva Palau, Jonàs (Elsevier, 2020)
      Black truffles are a highly valued non-wood forest product. The success of truffle plantations is arousing the interest to establish orchards within forest settings. One main concern is that the forest may act as a source ...
    • Truffle Market Evolution: An Application of the Delphi Method 

      Oliach, Daniel; Vidale, Enrico; Brenko, Anton; Marois, Olivia; Andrighetto, Nicola; Stara, Kalliopi; Martínez de Aragón, Juan; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Bonet Lledos, José Antonio (MDPI, 2021)
      Background: The objective of this study was to analyze the current situation of the truffle sector in the main producing countries of the Mediterranean area. Additionally, we identified the challenges for the future and ...
    • Use of Inoculator Bacteria to Promote Tuber melanosporum Root Colonization and Growth on Quercus faginea Saplings 

      Piñuela, Yasmine; Alday, Josu G.; Oliach, Daniel; Bolaño, Francesc; Colinas, C. (Carlos); Bonet Lledos, José Antonio (MDPI, 2020-07-22)
      Research Highlights: Mycorrhizal helper bacteria (MHB) promote mycorrhization processes and are commonly found in the mycorrhizosphere of fungi, such as the edible hypogeous fungus Tuber melanosporum Vittad. Background and ...