Guidelines: Evaluating the AKIS Strategic Approach in CAP Strategic Plans
These guidelines aim to support EU Member States when evaluating their AKIS strategic approach, as part of the requirement to assess specific topics related to their CAP Strategic Plans.
Press article - Soil health: Strip-till and strip-plant methods to improve soil fertility
The effects of climate change mean that soil is under extreme pressure. The Operational Group BioStripPlant in Germany is testing the use of strip-till and strip-plant methods to improve the fertility of soils in organic market gardening.
Press article - Protecting farmland pollinators
Irish Operational Group promotes actions to support biodiversity within productive farming system.
Policy Insights - Strengthening sustainable food systems
2023 is the year when the EU’s Farm to Fork Strategy aims to confirm policy proposals for establishing an EU legislative framework covering sustainable food systems.
Highlights Report - 1st National Networks Meeting
The 1st National Networks meeting took place in Omiš, Croatia.
Carbon Farming - Projects Brochure
Carbon farming is a green business model that rewards land managers for engaging in land management practices that increase carbon sequestration or maintain carbon stores.
Agrinnovation Magazine - Issue 9
Innovation, knowledge exchange and EIP-AGRI under the new EU CAP Network.
Press article - Food security & climate change: climate-adaptive soil moisture management
As part of a longer term project which looks into water management and farm resilience, an Operational Group was set up to test and optimise a sub-soil system to control soil moisture levels from underground.
Highlights Report: 1st meeting of the Thematic Group on CAP Strategic Plans: Towards Implementation
The first meeting of the Thematic Group (TG) enabled members to share their insights on networking and engagement in the design of CAP Strategic Plans (CSPs). Members also explored approaches to networking, engagement and governance in CAP implementation.
Highlights Report: 1st meeting of the Thematic Group on Rural Youth Employment: The Voice of Rural Youth
The first meeting enabled TG members to share personal experience and exchange on challenges and opportunities related to rural youth employment – in view of pursuing the TG’s overall objective to explore various approaches to developing sustainable and high-quality rural jobs accessible to young people, and thereby inform relevant policies.