Services - 601957-2021

26/11/2021    S230

Italy-Ispra: Operational Support to the Crop Monitoring and Yield Forecasting Activities (MARSOP)

2021/S 230-601957


Notice for changes or additional information


(Supplement to the Official Journal of the European Union, 2021/S 216-567409)

Legal Basis:
Regulation (EU, Euratom) No 2018/1046

Section I: Contracting authority/entity

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC), JRC.D - Sustainable Resources (Ispra), JRC.D.5 - Food Security
Postal address: Via Enrico Fermi 2749
Town: Ispra (VA)
NUTS code: ITC41 Varese
Postal code: 21027
Country: Italy
Internet address(es):
Main address:

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

Operational Support to the Crop Monitoring and Yield Forecasting Activities (MARSOP)

Reference number: JRC/IPR/2021/OP/1920
II.1.2)Main CPV code
77100000 Agricultural services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Implementing Article 22 of the horizontal regulation of the Common Agricultural Policy REG (2013) 1306 on Monitoring Agricultural Resources (MARS), JRC.D.5 provides DG AGRI with timely, independent, and high-quality information on crop state and development, including quantitative forecasts of agricultural yields and production in the EU and neighbouring countries. This information is used by DG AGRI to ensure food security and for decision-making in agricultural markets.

The operational services sustain the operation and further development of the MARS Crop Yield Forecasting system (MCYFS) at the heart of the crop monitoring activities at JRC.

For the current procurement the operational services for the MARS Crop Yield Forecasting System (MCYFS) are organised in three different lots.

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:
VI.6)Original notice reference
Notice number in the OJ S: 2021/S 216-567409

Section VII: Changes

VII.1)Information to be changed or added
VII.1.2)Text to be corrected in the original notice
Section number: IV.2.2)
Place of text to be modified: Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
Instead of:
Date: 21/12/2021
Local time: 16:00
Date: 12/01/2022
Local time: 16:00
Section number: IV.2.7)
Place of text to be modified: Conditions for opening of tenders
Instead of:
Date: 22/12/2021
Local time: 10:00
Date: 13/01/2022
Local time: 10:00
VII.2)Other additional information: