Agro-ecological Knowledge Hub

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Austria: Mitigation of climate change by humus formation in arable farming (Ökoregion Kaindorf, Austria)

Czech Republic: Improvement of the soil properties on the arable land by crops rotation change and other soil protection measures carried out under conversion to organic dairy farms

Finland: Reducing environmental impact of milk Making Finnish dairy production more sustainable in Nivala

France: Cooperation between farmers to foster agroecological practices in viticulture

Germany: Improving biodiversity and water quality without generating significant negative impacts on the economic viability of farms - The Nienburg County in Lower Saxony, Germany

Greece: The transition of peach growers to sustainability - Producing and distributing high quality fruit products in a very competitive global market

Hungary: Taking steps towards sustainable natural resource management to increase economic viability in mid-sized arable grain-protein-oil cropping farms in South-West Hungary

Italy: Diversifying specialised winegrowing areas - Improving the sustainability of land use for transitioning towards agroecology

Latvia: Improving the sustainability of grassland-based organic dairy farming in Latvia - Increasing the production and consumption of organic dairy products

Lithuania: Keeping it small and extensive: the way to a sustainable future in Lithuanian dairy sector - Finding a way how to sustain small dairy farms, while producing quality products and public goods for the society

Romania: Small-scale farming in Transylvania - Preserving the high farmland biodiversity while improving economic viability

Spain: Agro-ecological farming systems in northern Spain - Empowering small-sized, local and organic farmers

Sweden: More food from ruminant farms - Diversifying Swedish milk and meat farms by incorporating more crops for direct human consumption

Switzerland: Strategies for reducing stocking densities - In the context of structural path dependencies, important economic pressure, and highly sensitive ecosystems in the Lucerne Central Lakes Region (Switzerland)

United Kingdom: Delivering Public Goods Transitions to Agro-Ecological Farming Systems in North-East Scotland, UK

Issue brief titles with download link will be listed here as they come available.
  • Policies for agroecology in Europe, building on experiences in France, Germany and the United Kingdom   Nic Lampkin, Gerald Schwarz, Stephane Bellon  -  Journal of Sustainable and Organic Agricultural Systems    Vol 70 (2) 2020

  • Assessing agro-ecological practices using a combination of three sustainability assessment tools - Jan Landert, Catherine Pfeifer, Johannes Carolus, Gerald Schwarz, Fabrizio Albanito, Adrian Muller, Pete Smith, Jürn Sanders, Christian Schader, Francesco Vanni, Jaroslav Prazan, Lukas Baumgart, Johan Blockeel, Rainer Weisshaidinger, Ruth Bartel-Kratochvil, Alexander Hollaus, Andreas Mayer, Andrea Hrabalová, Janne Helin, Jyrki Aakkula, Kristina Svels, Emmanuel Guisepelli, Alexandra Smyrniotopoulou, George Vlahos, Yiannis Iordanidis, Alfréd Szilágyi, László Podmaniczky, Katalin Balázs, Francesco Galioto, Davide Longhitano, Letizia Rossignolo, Andrea Povellato, Andis Zīlāns, Gražvydas Jegelevičius, Mihaela Frățilă, Uxue Iragui Yoldi, Carlos Astrain Massa, Jon Bienzobas Adrián, Kajsa Resare Sahlin, Elin Röös, Rebekka Frick, Richard Bircher, Inge Aalders, Katherine N. Irvine, Carol Kyle, David Miller - Journal of Sustainable and Organic Agricultural Systems    Vol 70 (2) 2020

  • Food systems in a zero-deforestation world: Dietary change is more important than intensification for climate targets in 2050 -   Michaela C.Theurl; Christian Lauk; Gerald Kalt; Andreas Mayer; Katrin Kaltenegger; Tiago G.Morais; Ricardo F.M.Teixeira; Tiago Domingos; Wilfried Winiwarter; Karl-Heinz Erb; Helmut Haberla;    Science of the Total Environment Vol 735 2020

  • Agroecological initiatives in Hungary and their Central European aspects - András Székács, Péter Roszík, Katalin Balázs, László Podmaniczky, Apolka Ujj - Int. J. of Agriculture and Natural Resources. Vol 47, No 3 (2020)

Policy briefings titles with download link will be listed here as they come available.

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UNISECO session abstracts and presentation materials/abstracts presented at the AAG 2019:

Agroecological Transitions in a Transatlantic Context (1): Concepts, typologies, barriers, drivers and sustainability performance

Agroecological Transitions in a Transatlantic Context (2): Concepts, typologies, barriers, drivers and sustainability performance

Agroecological Transitions in a Transatlantic Context (3): Concepts, typologies, barriers, drivers and sustainability performance

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