Final conference in COBRA 24-25 Nov. 2015
COBRA is a three year Core Organic II project that coordinates organic breeding activities with 41 partners in 17 different countries. The project has been led by the Organic Research Centre in UK. The final conference took place on 24-25th Nov. in Denmark and was attended by a large number of participants from all 17 different countries. The final conference was framed by and part of the Danish Organic Congress attended by more than 800 people.
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Italian Conference on organic food and farming research
Organised by the Italian Council for research in agriculture (Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria – CREA) the conference on research for the organic food and farming sector will be held in Rome, January 20-21, 2016. ISOFAR President Gerold Rahmann will open the Conference.
The Italian Ministry for Agriculture launches New Strategic Action Plan
The Italian Ministry for Agriculture (MiPAAF) is about to release a new strategic action plan for the organic food and farming sector. The plan, discussed with Italian stakeholders, will be presented to the Italian Regions in December and then officially launched.
Country report about Organic Agriculture development in Morocco
Morocco has a significant horticultural production, and the organic sector has grown rapidly since the establishment in 1986. AMABIO, the Moroccan Association of Organic Production Chain Value, is a driving force, offering technical assistance to farmers and working towards the government on development strategies for organic agriculture in Morocco. Read more
ISOFAR: We support the development of organic agriculture in Africa
ISOFAR supports the development of organic agriculture in Africa by networking with relevant initiatives and organisations, such as “Organic Alternative for Africa”, initiated by IFOAM. Read more