FIT4FOOD2030 Webinar series: Towards sustainable food systems through Research and Innovation

09 06 2020 - 11:00 to 12:15

A series of four (free) webinars has been organised to explain the FIT4FOOD2030 concepts and how they relate to R&I policy and food system transformation, but also to engage relevant stakeholders and advocate for these concepts to be taken up at the various levels.
The webinars (will) address the following topics:

Food system resilience, sustainability and the COVID-19 crisis: Looking ahead to the German Presidency of the EU

15 06 2020 - 15:00 to 16:15

The FFA warmly invites you to be part of its first online event. As the pandemic plays havoc with supply chains and the food system, we want to share the expertise and experiences of our panel and look forward to the German Presidency of the Council of the EU. The first edition will connect Brussels with Berlin to discuss food system resilience, sustainability and the COVID-19 crisis.

First confirmed speakers:

Biovelddag Inagro

24 06 2020 - 00:00

De biovelddag op het Proefbedrijf Biologische Landbouw van Inagro is geannuleerd omwille van het coronavirus. Blijf op de hoogte van de veldwerkzaamheden en de stand van de gewassen via het YouTube-kanaal! van Inagro.

European organic congress

01 07 2020 - 09:00 to 02 07 2020 - 17:00

The 2020 edition of the European Organic Congress is scheduled to take place on 1 and 2 July 2020 in Berlin, Germany. Omwille van de COVID-19 pandemie organiseerd IFOAM EU en BÖLW het congres digitaal en gratis.

Meer informatie vind je hier.

EIP-AGRI workshop ‘Towards carbon neutral agriculture’

09 09 2020 - 09:00 to 10 09 2020 - 17:00

On 9-10 September 2020, the European Commission and the EIP-AGRI Service Point are organising the workshop ‘Towards carbon neutral agriculture’ in Estonia. This interactive event is dedicated to networking and sharing existing experiences among projects addressing innovative solutions, farm systems and practices contributing to the optimisation of carbon balance in the European farming systems. The topic of the workshop is highly relevant to the main political priorities of the Commission and in particular the European Green Deal initiative aiming at climate neutrality by 2050.

Netwerkdag 'Techniek in bio tuinbouw'

15 09 2020 - 00:00


De Netwerkdag 'Techniek in bio tuinbouw' gaat dit jaar door op 15 september bij Aardevol in Tongeren!

Het wordt een demonstratie- en beursdag rond mechanisatie voor kleine en middelgrote biologische tuinbouw.

Mid-term project seminar on research and innovation in sustainable crop production: Workshop on enhancement and optimisation of innovation

15 09 2020 - 08:30 to 16 09 2020 - 17:30

The mid-term meeting of the research projects of the 1st transnational call and a special stakeholder workshop on “enhancement and optimisation of innovation” in sustainable crop production will be held at Aarhus University (Aarhus, Denmark) on September 15-16, 2020.

Meer informatie vind je hier.

Organic World Congress 2020

21 09 2020 - 12:00 to 27 09 2020 - 12:00

In light of recent developments around covid-19, the organizing committee has decided to postpone the Organic World Congress to September 8-10, 2021 (pre-conferences to take place September 6 and 7).

Het driejaarlijkse Organic World Congress met als motto  'From its Roots, Organic Inspires Life' gaat door van 23 tot 25 september 2020 in Rennes (Frankrijk).

Europese Agroforestry conferentie (EURAF2020)

05 10 2020 - 09:00 to 07 10 2020 - 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 5th to 7th October 2020. The Early Bird Registration has been moved to the 30th of June 2020. 

III International Organic Fruit Symposium en I International Organic Vegetable Symposium

05 10 2020 - 09:00 to 08 10 2020 - 17:00

The mission of the ISHS III International Organic Fruit Symposium and I Organic Vegetable Symposium (OrgHort 2020), 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 2020 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.

Shaping the Future for Pollinators Innovations in Farmed Landscapes

11 11 2020 - 20:00 to 13 11 2020 - 17:00

The Association of Applied Biologists (AAB) has teamed up with the British Ecological Society and Royal Entomological Society to deliver a 3-day conference “Shaping the Future for Pollinators: Innovations in Farmed Landscapes”.

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’.

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

In het kader van de maatregelen die genomen worden om de verspreiding van het Corona virus tegen te gaan wordt dit event uitgesteld! Het event zal plaatsvinden van 2 tot 12 maart 2021 in Stuttgart.

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.

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.