Policy recommendations for strengthening European agricultural innovation systems
European research and action project PRO AKIS investigated agricultural advisory services within the context of Agricultural Knowledge and Information Systems (AKIS) and developed policy recommendations for strengthening European agricultural innovation systems.
Farm advisers survey
OK-Net Arable project has launched a survey to get better insight in which sources and tools organic farm advisers use to gather information, and to exchange knowledge with farmers. The results of the survey will help to identify among the huge variety of already existing advisory materials which ones work the best and how they can best be disseminated.
The survey is particularly targeted at farm advisers having experience with arable cropping.
To answer the survey please click here.
Invitation to Tender for: CECRA Training Courses (One Year Pilot Programme)
Teagasc is the national body responsible for providing integrated research, advisory and training services for the agriculture and food industry in Ireland. It is a semi-state organisation established under legislation enacted by the Irish government and has been successful in applying to act as the CECRA awarding body in Ireland.