Succesful Workshop of LIFE+ Climagri at the European Parliament

This November the European Parliament in Brussels hosted an international workshop called "Best Agricultural Practices: Linking Climate Change mitigation and adaptation with CAP", which analysed how good agricultural practices can help fight...

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European Workshop. November 7th, 2018

ECAF is organizing the workshop ‘Best Agricultural Practices: Linking Climate Change mitigation and adaptation with CAP’. This event, which will be held on the afternoon of November 7th, 2018 at the European Parliament in Brussels, will...

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LIFE+AGRICARBON AWARDED BY THE EUROPEAN COMMISSION

The European Commission awards the project "LIFE+Agricarbon" for its contribution to Climate Change mitigation and adaptation   The initiative Sustainable Agriculture in Carbon Arithmetics (LIFE+Agricarbon) has been awarded as one of the...

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VIDEO: Soil threats and approaches for their mitigation

The project ISQAPER has recently published a very interesting video about the threats to which soil is exposed and how they can be mitigated through the implementation of Conservation Agriculture techniques. You can watch the video below or...

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CA-UK REPRESENTATIVES RECEIVE THE VISIT OF MP THÉRÈSE COFFEY

Conservative MP for Suffolk Coastal and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at Defra, Dr Thérèse Coffey, visited the farm of the president of CA-UK, Mr Tony Reynolds. During the visit, Dr Coffey could see firsthand the benefits of conservation...

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PRESENTATION IN THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT

On July 11th, 2017, in the framework of the meeting of the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Parliament, the President of the European Conservation Agriculture Federation (ECAF), Prof. Dr. Gottlieb Basch, made a...

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A major new research study in favour of conservation agriculture

A MAJOR NEW RESEARCH STUDY launched by ECAF shows that European farmers could remove nearly 200 million tonnes of CO2 – the equivalent of closing 50 coal-fired power plants – from the atmosphere by implementing Conservation Agriculture (CA)...

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Global Symposium on Soil Organic Carbon

The Global Symposium on Soil Organic Carbon (GSOC17) will be a scientific meeting, held over three days at FAO headquarters in Rome, Italy, on 21-23 March 2017 with 300-500 participants representing all geographical regions and countries of...

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CONFERENCE AT OXFORD (UK)

The ECAF National Representative for Ireland, John Geraghty, was one of the keynote speakers in a session entitled 'Soil Saviours' at the recent Oxford Farmers Conference in the UK. You can see a video of his speech by clicking here. The presentation is...

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INTERNATIONAL FIELD DAY ON CONSERVATION AGRICULTURE IN SPAIN

The Spanish Association for Conservation Agriculture-Living Soils (AEAC.SV) is organizing the “International Field Day on Conservation Agriculture”, which will take place on September 22nd, 2016 in Barruelo del Valle (Valladolid, Spain)....

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