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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.

Call for PhD positions and scholarships at the University of Padova

The University of Padova in Italy invites excellent students to apply for its three-year full-time doctoral programme in Land, Environment, Resources and...

Management of community forests in Portugal: results and perspectives

On 25 January, the report on more than 700 community forest management plans was discussed at the premises of the Portuguese Federation...

Research Director position for the Agrofood Research and Technology Centre of Aragón

The Agrofood Research and Technology Centre of Aragón, Spain (CITA, in Spanish) opens a public competition to find the new Research Director...

Call for abstracts – 5th European Agroforestry Conference

The call for research abstracts to participate at the 5th European Agroforestry Conference (EURAF 2020): Agroforestry for the transition towards sustainability and...

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...

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Managing forest genetic resources as a strategy to adapt forests to...

Managing genetic diversity is of key importance in fostering resilience of forest ecosystems to climate change. We carried out a survey reaching...

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