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.

Cost open call - information session 2021

04 05 2021 - 10:00

Op 4 mei organiseert de Belgische COST National Contact Points (CNCs) om 10u een informatie sessie voor Belgische onderzoekers die plannen een COST project in te dienen als hoofdindiener.

De volgende deadline voor het indienen van voorstellen binnen de COST Open Call is 29 oktober 2021 om 12u.

Meer info over de informatiesessie en de oproep vind je hier.


XXI International Workshop on Bunt and Smut Diseases

05 05 2021 - 13:00 to 06 05 2021 - 15:00

On May 5-6 the XXI International Workshop on Bunt and Smut Diseases will be organised as an online event. The workshop will be mainly composed of short presentations and discussion-rounds, rather than a full scientific conference. We plan to accommodate four workshops about 1.5 hours each and allow sufficient time for discussions.

Bunt Workshop Topics

4th Agriculture and Climate Change Conference

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


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. 

European Organic Congress 2021

16 06 2021 - 09:00 to 18 06 2021 - 17:00

The annual European Organic Congress will take place from 16-18 June 2021, organised by IFOAM Organics Europe and our organising parter, AGROBIO.

More information will be available soon.


European Research and Innovation Days

23 06 2021 - 09:00 to 24 06 2021 - 17:00


Shaping the Future for Pollinators Innovations in Farmed Landscapes

29 06 2021 - 20:00

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”.

Agrobiodiversity Summer School 2021

29 08 2021 - 09:00 to 08 09 2021 - 17:00

In this International Summer School, you will learn about various perspectives on agrobiodiversity and its contribution to the sustainability and resilience of food systems. In small groups of international students and experts, you will have the chance to deeply investigate opportunities and challenges of the existing local production systems and food supply chains and how they are connected to agrobiodiversity. Together with local stakeholders, you will develop strategies and solutions for addressing their challenges through different aspects of agrobiodiversity.

EAAP 2021 Scientific solutions to different demands on the livestock sector

30 08 2021 - 09:00 to 03 09 2021 - 17:00

EAAP en Swiss Association for Animal Science organise together the EAAP Annual Meeting from 30 August to 3 September 2021 in Davos, Switzerland.  The general topic is  'Scientific solutions to different demands on the livestock sector'. Abstracts are welcome on all topics related to animal science.

The registration for the abstract submission is open from now until 1st March 2021.

You find more information about the meeting here.

International converence on biodynamic research: Growing beyond Resilience

30 08 2021 - 21:00 to 02 09 2021 - 18:00

De 2de Internationale Conferentie over Biodynamisch Onderzoek zal plaatsvinden aan de Royal Agriculture University in Cirencester (Verenigd Koninkrijk) van 30 augustus tot 2 september 2021. Onder het thema "Growing beyond Resilience" worden academici en boeren in biodynamische en biologische landbouw samengebracht.

Abstracts voor mondelinge en posterpresentaties en bijdragen voor workshops kunnen tot 28 februari 2021 worden ingediend.

Meer info vind je hier.


Thinking Differently about soil-borne disease management

10 11 2021 - 09:00 to 18:00

With increasing awareness of the importance of ‘soil health’ and pressure to reduce pesticide inputs and use alternatives, this conference aims to bring together a unique group with expertise in a range of disciplines to present and discuss ways to manage soil-borne diseases ‘outside of the current toolbox’.

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.

European Farming Systems Conference (IFSA)

10 04 2022 - 09:00 to 14 04 2022 - 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 10 to 14 APRIL 2022.

WSRC 11 Conference

04 09 2022 - 08:00 to 09 09 2022 - 17:00

From 4-9 September 2022 the World Soybean Research Conference 11 is organised in Novi Sad, Serbia. The conference aims to promote soybean research and to encourage the global soybean community to interact and initiate discussions, aiming to give answers and raise new questions.

More information about the conference here.

On 4 September 2022 there is a pre-conference tour to the largest organic farm in Europe Global Seed Business System.