News and Events

23-03-2020

Before we had viruses to make our lives hell, the world worried about forest fires. As we know, it turns out that the best way of avoiding most of them is to turn forests into silvopastoral systems, i.e. to graze livestock in them. 

22-03-2020

One of the key tools to influence it in the agricultural sphere are the so-called CDGs, or civil dialogue groups, which many of you know through reports of the EURAF executive committee.

22-03-2020

It was launched in Montpellier the IUAF, the International Union of Agroforestry. Its board, which includes three former or current EURAF presidents.

20-03-2020

The meeting took place at Angered farm, a farm that the Land Management Administration lease from the Real Estate Office of Gothenburg City. Teaching activities within the green sector have been going on at the farm since 2018.

19-03-2020

The book comprehensively analyses the current situation of agroforestry in Germany and provides ideas and impulses for an improvement of the framework conditions.

19-03-2020

Together, we are hundreds of agroforestry scattered around Europe, and the more we share our ideas and energies, the more successful we will be.

15-02-2020

As always, interest was high; there were over 100 participants, many of whom are farmers and multipliers.

22-01-2020

The course in “Agroforestry Systems” will encourage students to analyze agroforestry systems by an ecosystem perspective taking into account the functionality, the complexity, the multiple interactions and the temporal dynamics of an ecosystem.

19-12-2019

Familyrun 75-acre organic farm in the rural hills of central Italy is looking for help! Apply until January 31st, 2020.

Photo by: Pascal Xicluna/agriculture.gouv.fr
19-12-2019

The Agroforestry Development Plan (2015-2020) is reaching is fifth year. Mr Christophe Pinard is policy officer for biodiversity and agroforestry at the French Ministry of Agriculture and agreed to give EURAF his opinion about this plan.

19-12-2019

The workshop included both seminars and field trips, and covered the wide range of agroforestry systems we have in Sweden, from the household forest gardens to forest grazing and alley cropping systems on farm scale.

19-12-2019

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published its final version of the Special Report on Climate Change and Land. The report focuses on the most relevant global developments in land use over time. 

18-12-2019

Scientists, consultants and practitioners from Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic and Switzerland discussed, in Germany, the latest trends and findings in agroforestry.

18-12-2019

AFINET project, where EURAF is represented, is coming to an end. Partners gathered in Asse, Belgium, to plant the first trees.

17-12-2019

With a total budget of 3,3 Million Euros and a 2,9 Million EU-contribution through the ENI CBC Med Programme, LIVINGAGRO project involves 6 organizations from 4 different countries.

13-12-2019

The seminar was attended by about 80 participants including local agricultural and forestry experts, as well as farmers interested in this type of farming. Representatives from neighboring Slovakia were also present at the conference.

12-12-2019

Both the events have given the opportunity to present and promote EURAF 2020 conference in Nuoro (Sardinia) next May.

02-12-2019

Minister Andrew Doyle spoke at BioFarm 2019 – Ireland’s Biological Farming Conference.

30-11-2019

One of the events was a conference where were made a number of important decisions regarding agroforestry.