Latest news

The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI-JU) is planning to contract a service provider who is able to supply a pilot study on the participation of the agricultural sector in BBI...Read more
Polish Farmer Piotr Domasiewicz is finding ways to protect his apple orchard from frost damageRead more
This EIP-AGRI seminar will take 12 and 13 December: follow the event on twitter #EIPagri #digitisation #strategiesRead more
The call for experts for the next five EIP-AGRI Focus Groups will be launched next week. Watch this space! Here’s a sneak preview of the topics: Reducing antimicrobial use in...Read more
A Swedish Operational Group is testing this concept - areas of land surrounding fields on which carefully combined strips of different herbs and grasses are plantedRead more
In Normandy, France on 25 and 26 June 2019. More information coming soon!Read more
Check out the new “Digitising Agriculture” section of the EIP-AGRI website,Read more
The AIOTI Working Group on Smart Farming and Food Security carried out a survey “Business models for Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs) in the agriculture and food domain”Read more
Did you know that 7 EIP-AGRI brochures have just been translated into Slovenian? See here . Other translations can be found here . If you would like to translate EIP-AGRI...Read more
Take a look at the CORDIS Results Pack which presents 17 EU-funded projects which have been at the forefront of theprecision farming revolutionRead more
The AGRIFORVALOR Thematic Network on turning agriculture and forestry waste into valuable products for industry has provided an overview of available biomass sidestreamsRead more
The new Horizon 2020 project Nutri2Cycle will promote innovative agronomic practices to improve upcycling of nutrients and organic carbonRead more
Networking European farms to enhance innovation through demonstrationRead more
This is to remind you that a certain number of Horizon 2020 calls close on 23 January 2019.Read more
FACCE-JPI and FACCE SURPLUS has pre-announced the upcoming call for joint research projects which offers a total of 6 million eurosRead more
The importance of healthy soil and advocating for the sustainable management of soil resourcesRead more
Are you involved in an innovative project and do you want to find partners to help you test ideas? Do you have ideas for a new project? Or are you...Read more
Exploring protein crop production for quality feed To feed their animals, most EU livestock farmers depend on imported raw materials that are rich in protein, such as soybean. These resources...Read more
Inspired by principles of agroforestry and the forest gardens that are found in many tropical countries, food forests make best use of the fruitful interaction between trees and crops. Food...Read more
Horizon 2020 multi-actor projects bring together partners from practice and research, to develop innovative solutions for concrete issues that European farmers and foresters are facing. By building on diverse expertise...Read more
European farmers and foresters possess a wealth of agricultural knowledge. New tools, approaches and technologies can make it easier for them to share their information and expertise, learn from each...Read more
EU space programmes deliver services that can benefit millions of people. For agriculture and forestry, space data, technology and services can support precision farming, soil monitoring, forest management, food traceability,...Read more
Knowing the quality and the amount of grass produced at any given time is important for farmers who want to manage the feed intake of their grazing cattle. The GrassQ...Read more
Many farmers already use digital technologies such as in-field sensors, smartphones, tablets, drones and satellites to monitor crops and livestock. The collected data allow farmers to improve crop yields and...Read more
Horizon 2020 thematic networks connect people and organisations from research and practice, to collect and share existing knowledge and best practices on a specific theme. The networks turn this information...Read more