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Agroforestry

Agroforestry is a sustainable land management approach that integrates agricultural activities with forest growth. In the Mediterranean region, this approach increases biomass production while preventing risks like soil erosion and nitrogen loss.

Keyline technique for agroforestry water management

The Keyline technique is a landscaping design used to maximise water catchment and its equal redistribution. It promotes the reduction of water...
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AFINET will bring together agroforestry scientists and practitioners in Brussels

AgroForestry Innovation NETworks (AFINET), is a thematic network that aims to foster exchange and the knowledge transfer between scientists and practitioners in...

Agroforestry in Europe: a farmer’s testimony

Agroforestry is the practice of deliberately integrating woody vegetation (trees or shrubs) with crop and/or animal systems to benefit from the resulting ecological and...
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PhD opportunities and research scholarships at the University of Padova

The University of Padova invites excellent students to apply to its three-year full-time PhD programme Land, Environment, Resources and Health (LERH). The...
Agriculture Symposium

10th International Agriculture Symposium – AGROSYM 2019

The International Symposium on Agriculture (AGROSYM) is an annual platform for international scientific debate on agriculture, food, rural development, environment and forestry....

EU Rural Innovation Contest

The LIAISON Project is looking for farmers, foresters and agri-food initiatives with a success story to share! Times are...

Call for EIP-AGRI Focus Group experts

The European Commission has issued a call for for expressions of interest for experts participating in Focus Groups of the European Innovation...

12th Congress of the Spanish Association of Agrarian Economy

The 12th Congress of the "Spanish Association of Agrarian Economy" is accepting submissions in Spanish or English. The call for abstracts (150-200...

Proceedings of the 4th European Agroforestry Conference

It is a great pleasure to share the impressive book of abstracts from the 4th European Agroforestry Conference carried out in the...

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New guide on the uses of valuable broadleaves timber in Catalonia

Valuable broadleaves are tree species whose wood may reach superb technical and aesthetic properties. Oak, walnut, cherry, maple or ash are examples...

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