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The deadline for submitting an abstract for the workshop "Experiences of agro-biodiversity valorisation in Europe” has been extended to 15 SepRead more
Through operational management, farmers can contribute to an improvement of sustainability while adapting their farm to future challengesRead more
A number of companies are working on improving existing building solutions to reduce emissions and improve animal welfareRead more
Operational Group SOS Protein-TERUnic in the west of France is increasing the protein in their animal feed, while remaining profitableRead more
We received 200 applications for the latest call for experts which closed on 6 SeptemberRead more
On 11-12 October, the AIS 2017 is taking place in Portugal.Read more
Read the final report from the EIP-AGRI workshop on 'Tools for environmental farm performance'Read more
Read the final report and the factsheet from the EIP-AGRI Focus Group on reducing emissions from cattle farmingRead more
Don’t forget the Horizon 2020 Infoweek for Societal Challenge 2 on 14 to 17 November 2017Read more
FAO call: you have until 8 October send in your good practices on the use of ICT for agriculture.Read more
During the 78th National Agriculture and Food Exhibition and Fair in Hungary (OMÉK) several events will be held on cooperation for agri-innovationRead more
The ForestValue joint call will contribute to the sustainable “bio-based economy”. The call will support projects that address the development of new, competitive and sustainable bio-products/services for forestry and forest-based...Read more
BIOFECTOR is an EU funded project looking into the use of natural bio-stimulants “bio-effectors” (BEs) as an alternative to mineral fertilisers.Read more
ERA-NET Cofund Bioenergy Sustaining the Future is launching a joint call: 'Biomass as an important pillar within energy systems and the circular economy'. The joint call aims to support innovative,...Read more
Young farmers and professionals will have the opportunity in the EU-China project to experience farming techniques and environmental practices in the farming sector in the EU and China. Apply before 10 September 2017.Read more
SMEs can get EU funding and support via Horizon 2020’s SME Instrument.Read more
Testing and sharing strategies for organic and low-input farming to mitigate and adapt to climate changeRead more
An organic farmer in Italy has found a natural way of reducing the effect of parasites in goats– bringing in black laying hensRead more
What cost-effective IPM solutions are available for Brassica? What other solutions can be proposed? Find out in the newly published factsheetRead more
Read the report from the EIP-AGRI workshop on Data SharingRead more
Bram Moeskops : “With this multi-actor consortium we can bring organic seeds and organic breeding forward.”Read more
Horizon 2020 project helping agri & food SMEs to tap into their underexploited innovation potentialRead more
Focus on farming systems facing uncertainties and how to enhance opportunities for more sustainable systems in this contextRead more
Did you know that DG AGRI has made an online list of Horizon 2020 projects which have a particular interest for research and innovation in agriculture, forestry and rural development?...Read more
Sharing inspiring stories about young farmers who have – despite the many difficulties – managed to set up farming initiatives which are innovative, viable and sustainable!Read more