Research need from Focus Group: Research programme on ‘circular economy’ and food loss
Plant production and horticulture
This is the problem:
This need for research has been identified in FG 31 on “Reducing food loss on the farm”. If you want to know more about it, check the final report of the Focus Group.
The Focus group experts considered that it is essential that the EU is a world leader in research and innovation in this domain. A multi-disciplinary and multi-actor approach is essential, where the research community work hand-in-glove with key industry stakeholders, from farmers right through to the consumer (citizen) and beyond into a sustainable bio-economy based on unavoidable agri-food waste as a feedstock.