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Andy Cato is a farmer who combines modern animal traction, beef cattle and crops on his farm in the Southwest of FranceRead more
Are you a livestock farmer or forest manager? Please see the call for two new EIP-AGRI Focus Groups which will be published here next week. The topics to be covered...Read more
Getting more from available resources Farms in Northern Ireland face a series of challenges due to the crisis in farm profitability which saw farm incomes drop by 16% in 2014/15...Read more
Connecting city-based consumers and local food producers can be mutually beneficial, the new EIP-AGRI fact sheet presents innovative ideas on how to do this.Read more
Looking for participants for the EIP-AGRI seminar ‘Digital Innovation Hubs: mainstreaming digital agriculture’Read more
The MONALISA project aims to increase productivity, quality and sustainability of apple production in South Tyrol (Italy)Read more
Contribute to the EU public consultation on EU smart specialisation strategies.Read more
The new EIP-AGRI brochure on Water management offers ideas for innovative strategies in this field that can be applied on the farm.Read more
Your contribution is needed to help shape the future policy agenda on the European data economy, to ensure that it will reflect the needs of the agricultural sector.Read more
The ICT-AGRI ERANET 2017 call on farm management systems for precision farming is now open.Read more
Opening up tech to the Agri-food sector among others, the FIWARE Open Day on 7 March 2017 will be a good opportunity for stakeholders to debate the future of the open source platform.Read more
An independent evaluation of the implementation of EIP-AGRI has been published by the European Commission.Read more
Aquaponics combines aquaculture (production of fish in tanks) and hydroponics (growing plants in a soilless medium). Coupling the two systems means that water, nutrients and CO2 are all used in a cycle.Read more
A group of farmers, a university and an advisory centre in Latvia are working to increase knowledge transfer in the livestock sector between farmers and scientists.Read more
Find out how sharing farm benchmarking data can help farmers to improve their farm productivity and sustainability in new EIP-AGRI Focus Group reportRead more
A number of ERANET calls for collaborative research projects have just been launchedRead more
Factsheet on Ecological Focus Areas: how landscape features such as field margins, hedgerows and grassy or flower strips can contribute to the profitability of crop productionRead more
Does your research have market potential? Do you know how to attract funding? The ProBio project answers these and other questions assisting research projects in preparing a business plan and...Read more
Smart-AKIS is a Horizon 2020 thematic network which aims to increase the adoption of Smart Farming Technologies by the European farming community.Read more
Are you an SME or R&D organisation looking for international business partners in AgroFood? The Enterprise Europe Network can help you find the right business partners for commercial, technological or...Read more
The BBI JU is organising an open Call to appoint additional Scientific Committee members with expertise in one or more areas relevant to the work of the BBI JU. We...Read more
Lone Andersen, Danish organic dairy farmer, is working with robotic technology “it has not only improved welfare for the cows, but also for us as farmers!” Read the interviewRead more
We are looking for participants for the workshop on ‘Data sharing - ensuring a fair sharing of digitisation benefits in agriculture'. It will take place in Bratislava, Slovakia on 4-5 April 2017Read more
Birch sap tapping is an ancient tradition in Finland. There are many Finnish folk tales about the extraction of birch sap and it is believed to have medicinal properties. At...Read more
Over 80 participants attended this workshop to share practical experiences on new value chains from multifunctional forests. Documents are now ready to downloadRead more