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News article25 October 2022

A newsletter for innovation, knowledge exchange & EIP-AGRI

Female farmer with her cow

The ‘Support Facility for Innovation and Knowledge exchange including EIP-AGRI’ produces the monthly newsletter on Innovation & knowledge exchange | EIP-AGRI. You will read more on the latest events, publications, funding opportunities, networking possibilities regarding innovation, knowledge exchange and EIP-AGRI in agriculture, forestry and rural areas.

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The October edition focuses on women in agriculture and rural areas with following articles:

Inspirational ideas

•    Estonian farmer turns grassland grazing into climate solution
•    Improving the quality and productivity of fig trees

Did you know

•    International rural women day
•    Women in the new CAP
•    AGRI challenge video on biodiversity

EIP-AGRI Support Facility activities

•    Women in agriculture and rural areas exchange knowledge for innovation
•    Advancing gender equality in rural areas in the EU

EIP-AGRI network activities

  • A Gender Taskforce: Investing in gender and rural womenVideos from women in the

LIVERUR project

  • Breaking down the ‘grass ceiling’
  • Fem4Forest - Empowering women in forestry
  • Women farmers in inland territories project Portugal
  • Photo exhibition “Daughters of the Soil”
  • Forests in Women’s Hands- Conference 
  • AgROBOfood putting women in the spotlight

Funding opportunities

  • Boosting women-led innovation in farming and rural areas
  • Women entrepreneurs in the agrifood sector
  • EU Prize for Women Innovators

Read the October issue in English, German, French.


Publication date
25 October 2022
Innovation, knowledge exchange & EIP-AGRI