Agriculture and rural development

EIP "Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability": New call for Focus Groups' experts launched

EIP "Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability": New call for Focus Groups' experts launched

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EIP "Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability": New call for Focus Groups' experts launched
17/09/2013

The European Innovation Partnership "Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability" (EIP-AGRI) aims to provide a working interface for innovation actors, including farmers, advisors, agri-business, civil society, and researchers, working at EU, national and regional level.

The partnership aims to act as a catalyst for innovation-related actions to foster enhanced productivity and sustainable resource management across the whole value chain.

>> More info on EIP-AGRI

In line with this, the European Commission, Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development, requested the EIP-AGRI Service Point to set up focus groups on specific agricultural topics to facilitate innovative actions in the field and better connect science and practice.

>> More info on the focus groups

For the current call, experts are invited to apply for participation in focus groups on the following topics:

  • Genetic resources: co-operation models
  • Soil organic matter content: Mediterranean region
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM): focus on Brassica species

 

For more details and access to the application form, go to the

Call for expression of interest