ECAF · European Conservation Agriculture Federation



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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Participation of APAD in the "Night of Agroecology"

APAD was invited by the Minister of Agriculture to participate in the Night of Agroecology in the gardens of Ministry of Agriculture, June 23, 2016, in the presence of President of the Republic, François Hollande. The objective of this Night...

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Written Declaration on Conservation Agriculture

The European Conservation Agriculture Federation has promoted the Written Declaration on conservation agriculture (51/2016). This written declaration has been launched by 13 Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) who belong to 3 different...

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GKB Annual Meeting

The German Association for Conservation Agriculture (Gesellschaft für Konservierende Bodenbearbeitung - GKB) cordially invites to the Annual Meeting and the conference entitled: "Resource Protection water / soil - in breeding progress and...

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The European Parliament tackles the benefits of conservation agriculture in the seminar “Making Sustaniable Agriculture Real”

On January 13th, 2016, an important event was hold at the European Parliament, which can be defined as historic for professionals who have spent more than two decades dedicating to implement and disseminate the conservation agriculture techniques....

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Seminar at the European Parliament

The European Conservation Agriculture Federation (ECAF) is participating and collaborating in the organization of the seminar on how “Making sustainable agriculture real”, which will take place at the European Parliament on January 13th,...

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Conservation Tillage: The highlight in this year’s Agriculture section of the Eurostat regional yearbook

Given that 2015 has been declared the International Year of Soils, Eurostat has included a Survey on agricultural production methods in this year's edition of the regional yearbook, more specifically in its 12th chapter. The first concept...

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