The LIAISON project is launching a contest with the aim of seeking‐out innovative, inspiring and ground‐breaking initiatives from within farming, forestry and the agri‐food supply chain.

58. IALB/ 8. EUFRAS Conference "Agriculture in the tension between economics and ecology – Advisory services and education as mediation" was held from 2nd to 6th of June 2019 in Salzburg, Austria.

To get a better view on the use of Precision Agriculture Technologies in European agriculture, a partnership is launching a survey for European farmers. The survey wants to learn more about European farmers' awareness and experiences on Precision Agriculture Technologies.

From 18th till 23rd of November, 2018 Agricultural Advisory Centre in Brwinow, Branch in Radom organized a study visit for directors of advisory Centres in Poland, a group 25 people to the Irish Agriculture and Food Development Authority TEAGASC.

The Fertigation Bible has been prepared to provide useful practical information to the horticultural sector of the diverse technologies available for all aspects of fertigation within the EU. The various stage of the “fertigation process” are shown in the schematic representation below. The Fertigation Bible contains descriptions of the technologies related to these stages. 

This years` EUFRAS annual members' meeting took place from 12th till 13th of February, 2019 in Lisbon, Portugal. The host of the meeting was EUFRAS member organization CONSULAI.

A new project – OK-Net EcoFeed – aimed at helping organic pig and poultry farmers in achieving the goal of 100% use of organic and regional feed was launched on 22nd of January, 2018.

Improve your advisory and extension techniques by attending Teagasc series of advisory skills training modules. TEAGASC is an approved provider of CECRA trainings in Ireland. The full schedule for the year 2018 is available for consultants and advisors here!

EUFRAS is participating as 3rd party in NEFERTITI to support the project-partners with dissemination of results to all EUFRAS members and to organize cross-visits between initiators of farm-demonstration activities to intensify innovation by peer-to-peer learning. EUFRAS members from Croatia, Poland, France, Germany, Bulgaria, Finland, the Netherlands, Ireland and Spain are NEFERTITI-project partners.

EUFRAS Annual Assembly 2018 took place from 21st till 22nd of February in Warsaw, Poland together with the international conference „Challenges for agricultural advisory after 2020”. The assebly was hosted by EUFRAS member organization Agricultural Advisory Center in Brwinow.