Towards a FABulous CAP - FABulous Farmers conference

Online conference on 11 June 2021 from 10:00 to 13:00 (CET) 

This free online conference will focus on Functional Agro-Biodiversity measures for sustainable agricultural production, while also delivering benefits to the environment and society as a whole.

The conference will present how the FAB concept can contribute to the objectives of the European Agricultural and Environmental Legislation:

  • An introduction to functional agro-biodiversity
  • Examples of Functional AgroBiodiversity (FAB) measures tested in 5 European countries (BE, FR, LUX, NED and UK)
  • The project’s European Policy Paper and recommendations for the new CAP
  • FAB and the EU environmental legislation (Mr. Humberto DELGADO ROSA, DG ENVI)
  • FAB and the EU agricultural legislation (Mr. Pierre BASCOU, DG AGRI)
  • Panel discussion – EU policymakers (Mr. Jérémy DECERLE, Mr. Christophe HANSEN), Farmer Unions (Mr. Joris BAECKE, Copa Cogeca, ZDLT, LTO), Researcher and Industry (Mr. Felix WÄCKERS, Biobest)

Are you a farmer, researcher, policy maker, practitioner or simply interested in sustainable agriculture? Then join our conference! You can follow the conference in English, French, German, Dutch. The event is interactive, you will be able to ask questions and exchange with the speakers. The conference is free and it is online but you will need to register to attend: Please register here!

This event is organised within the Interreg NWE project “FABulous Farmers” involving AC3A, and the Regional Chambers of agriculture of Normandy, Britanny and Pays de la Loire. The online conference is also is a partner event of EU Green Week 2021

More info on the project.

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