FFA 2020:Rewarding sustainability in the food system

26 10 2020 - 15:00

The future of our food systems relies on two interdependent demands, that of the adaptation and reinvention of food chain business models, and the provision of farming methods which actively combat climate change and support biodiversity. The FFA Online Live Event on October 26 plans to delve into rewarding sustainability in the food system through price mechanisms.

Circular Agriculture – the Role of Insect Farming in Connecting Local Supply Chains’.

19 11 2020 - 09:00

Please note that this International Workshop - initially planned on the 14th of May - will now take place on the 19th of November.

IPIFF – the International Platform of Insects for Food and Feed – the umbrella organisation of the European insect producing sector, is kindly inviting you to join its upcoming International Workshop on the 14th May, entitled ‘Circular Agriculture – the Role of Insect Farming in Connecting Local Supply Chains’.

FIT4FOOD2030 Conference

24 11 2020 - 09:00 to 25 11 2020 - 16:30

On the 24th and 25th of November, a virtual conference will be organised regarding implementing FOOD2030 to future proof Europe’s food systems. The two-day virtual conference will focus on a systems approach to food system transformation. During the conference practical tools and solutions developed by FIT4FOOD2030 will be discussed and demonstrated.

More information and the registration will become available soon on the FIT4FOOD2030 website.

LIVESEED Final Congress, EU Workshop on Organic Seed Production & Use and Organic Innovation Days

24 11 2020 - 16:45 to 25 11 2020 - 16:45

On 24-25 November 2020 three important events will take place in Brussels.

Intercropping for Sustainability

19 01 2021 - 08:00 to 20 01 2021 - 18:00

Increasing diversity within agricultural systems by intercropping offers a realistic and practical opportunity to enhance and stabilise crop yields and produce food, feed and fuel with fewer inputs. As environmental conditions become more variable, diversifying cropping systems can also reduce production risks.

Global Symposium on Soil Biodiversity

02 02 2021 - 09:00 to 04 02 2021 - 16:45

IV International Symposium on Horticulture in Europe

08 03 2021 - 09:00 to 12 03 2021 - 17:00

Van 8 tot 12 maart 2021 (in 2020 uitgesteld wegens Corona) gaat te Stuttgart (Duitsland) het IV International Symposium on Horticulture in Europe (SHE), het V International Humulus Symposium (IHS) en het  VIII International Symposium on Human Health Effects of Fruits and Vegetables (FAV Health) door. Dit gecombineerde symposium heeft als thema ‘Advancing together: Enhancing quality of life through HortScience.

European Farming Systems Conference (IFSA)

28 03 2021 - 09:00 to 01 04 2021 - 18:00

As a prevention measure due to the current global developments of the Covid-19 outbreak, the IFSA conference (incl. PhD course) has been postponed and will take place from 28 March - 1 April 2021.As usual, the PhD course will be held before the Conference from 26-28 March 2021.

International Strawberry Symposium 2020, Growing strawberries from the equator to the arctic

01 05 2021 - 15:45 to 05 05 2021 - 15:45

Given the improvement of the situation we are continuing the organization of the ninth edition of the International Strawberry Symposium, initially planned for May 2020. We confirm that it will take place in Rimini on 1-5 May 2021, by confirming the program of all activities already planned: pre- and post-tours, field with international strawberry cultivars, berry school, three days symposium and technical day at MACFRUT fair.

We thank all companies that have confirmed the sponsoring program. We are contacting other new companies for further sponsoring support.

4th Agriculture and Climate Change Conference

09 05 2021 - 09:00 to 11 05 2021 - 17:00

You are warmly invited to participate in the 4th Agriculture and Climate Change Conference to be held 9-11 May 2021 in Dresden, Germany.

Europese Agroforestry conferentie (EURAF2020)

17 05 2021 - 09:00 to 19 05 2021 - 18:00

In order to ensure a proper organization of the event, EURAF2020 Organizing Committee announces that the 5th European Agroforestry Conference, supposed to be held from 18th to 20th May 2020, will be postponed and held in Nuoro from 17 to 19 May 2021. 

III International Organic Fruit Symposium en I International Organic Vegetable Symposium

14 12 2021 - 09:00 to 17 12 2021 - 17:00

The mission of the ISHS III International Organic Fruit Symposium and I Organic Vegetable Symposium (OrgHort 2021), organized by the Dipartimento di Agricoltura, Alimentazione e Ambiente (Di3A) of the University of Catania, is to acquire and to share currently available knowledge on organic horticulture.

The OrgHort 2021 Symposium will define a short, medium and long term vision for improving organic farming agroecology and organic food chains, and will establish an active international network involving all the stakeholders interested on a very actual topic.