Knowledge Based Bio-Economy

Current projects

  • ABSTRESS - Improving the resistance of legume crops to combined abiotic and biotic stress
  • ADAPTAWHEAT - Genetics and physiology of wheat development to flowering: tools to breed for improved adaptation and yield potential
  • AFSPAN - Aquaculture for Food Security, Poverty Alleviation and Nutrition
  • AGREE - Agriculture and Energy Efficiency
  • ANIMALCHANGE - AN Integration of Mitigation and Adaptation options for sustainable Livestock production under climate CHANGE
  • ARANGE - Advanced multifunctional forest management in European mountain ranges
  • ARRAINA - Advanced Research Initiatives for Nutrition & Aquaculture
  • AWARE - Animal WelfAre Research in an enlarged Europe
  • BIVALIFE - Controlling infectious diseases in oysters and mussels in Europe
  • BRIO - "Banking Rhizosphere Micro-Organisms. European - Russian initiative to set up a network of rhizosphere microbiological resources centres"
  • CALLISTO - Companion Animals multisectoriaL interprofessionaL and Interdisciplinary Strategic Think tank On zoonoses
  • CANTOGETHER - Crops and ANimals TOGETHER
  • CATCH-C - "Compatibility of Agricultural Management Practices and Types of Farming in the EU to enhance Climate Change Mitigation and Soil Health"
  • CLAIM - Supporting the role of the Common agricultural policy in LAndscape valorisation: Improving the knowledge base of the contribution of landscape Management to the rural economy
  • COMFISH - Strengthening the impact of fisheries related research through dissemination, communication and technology transfer
  • COPEWELL - A new integrative framework for the study of fish welfare based on the concepts of allostasis, appraisal and coping styles
  • CREAM - Coordinating research in support to application of EAF (Ecosystem Approach to Fisheries) and management advice in the Mediterranean and Black Seas
  • ECOFISHMAN - Ecosystem-based Responsive Fisheries Management in Europe
  • EUBERRY - The sustainable improvement of European berry production, quality and nutritional value in a changing environment: Strawberries, Currants, Blackberries, Blueberries and Raspberries.
  • EUROOT - "Enhancing resource Uptake from Roots under stress in cereal crops"
  • FADNTOOL - Integrating Econometric and Mathematical Programming Models into an Amendable Policy and Market Analysis Tool using FADN Database
  • FARMPATH - Farming Transitions: Pathways Towards Regional Sustainability of Agriculture in Europe
  • FERTIPLUS -
  • FORGER - Towards the Sustainable Management of Forest Genetic Resources in Europe
  • FRUIT BREEDOMICS - Integrated approach for increasing breeding efficiency in fruit tree crops
  • GENE2FARM - Next generation European system for cattle improvement and management
  • GLOWORM - "Innovative and sustainable strategies to mitigate the impact of global change on helminth infections in ruminants"
  • Innovative strategies for copper-free low input and organic farming systems -
  • INUFARMIX - Innovation in mixing of nutrients in farm products
  • MYFISH - Maximising yield of fisheries while balancing ecosystem, economic and social concerns
  • OH-NEXTGEN - Training of the One Health Next Scientific Generation in the Sahel and Maghreb
  • OPTICHINA - Breeding to Optimise Chinese Agriculture
  • ORGANICDATANETWORK - Data network for better European organic market information
  • OSCAR - Optimising Subsidiary Crop Applications in Rotations
  • PALM PROTECT - Strategies for the eradication and containment of the invasive pests Rhynchophorus ferrugineus Olivier and Paysandisia archon Burmeister
  • PARAVAC - Vaccines against helminth infections
  • PGR SECURE - Novel characterization of crop wild relative and landrace resources as a basis for improved crop breeding
  • PLATFORM - Platform of Knowledge Based Bio-Economy relevant ERA-Nets
  • PRICE - PRactical Implementation of Coexistence in Europe
  • PROCOGEN - Promoting a functional and comparative understanding of the conifer genome- implementing applied aspects for more productive and adapted forests.
  • PURE - Pesticide Use-and-risk Reduction in European farming systems with Integrated Pest Management
  • RAPIDIA-FIELD - Rapid Field Diagnostics and Screening in Veterinary Medicine
  • REFERTIL - Improvement of comprehensive bio-waste transformation and nutrient recovery treatment processes for production of combined natural products
  • REPHRAME - Development of improved methods for detection, control and eradication of pine wood nematode in support of EU Plant Health policy
  • ROOTOPOWER - Empowering root-targeted strategies to minimize abiotic stress impacts on horticultural crops
  • RTD2FARM - Enhancing collaboration in research for Livestock
  • RUMINOMICS - Connecting the animal genome, gastrointestinal microbiomes and nutrition to improve digestion efficiency and the environmental impacts of ruminant livestock production
  • SMARTSOIL - "Sustainable farm Management Aimed at Reducing Threats to SOILs under climate change"
  • SOLID - Sustainable Organic and Low-input Dairying (SOLID)
  • SOLINSA - Agricultural Knowledge Systems in Transition: Towards a more effective and efficient support of Learning and Innovation Networks for Sustainable Agriculture
  • STAR-IDAZ - Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses
  • WELFARE INDICATORS - Development, integration and dissemination of animal-based welfare indicators, including pain, in commercially important husbandry species, with special emphasis on small ruminants, equidae & turkeys