EJP SOIL is a European Joint Programme Cofund on Agricultural Soil Management contributing to key societal challenges including climate change and future food supply.

EJP SOIL targets climate change adaptation and mitigation, sustainable agricultural production, ecosystem services and restoration and prevention of land and soil degradation.

SOIL videos

A day with soil research at ATK TAKI / EJP SOIL partner Hungary

By Peter Laszlo, ATK TAKI

Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity

Soil Organic Carbon

News

2021.03.01 | Research news

Pre-Announcement of 2nd EJP SOIL internal Call for proposals

EJP SOIL pre-announce the upcoming 2nd internal call for joint research projects, with an allocated budget of maximum 30 M€. The call will open from 01.04.2021 with a closing date for proposals on 31.05.2021.

Photo: DCA, AU, Denmark

2021.02.17 | Research news

New research projects will develop climate smart sustainable management of agricultural soils

Management of agricultural soils is becoming a key aspect in the fight against climate change and its consequences. A new research effort comprising ten trans-European research projects will support the development of climate-smart and sustainable management of agricultural soils.

2021.02.08 | Publication

List of potential AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES that ECO-SCHEMES could support

The CAP is instrumental in managing the transition towards a sustainable food system and in strengthening the efforts of European farmers to contribute to the EU’s climate objectives and to protect the environment. Eco-schemes are a new instrument in the CAP to support this transition. Member States will set eco-schemes in their CAP strategic…

Future events

Mon 29 Mar
09:00-13:00 | Online
First EJP SOIL Annual Science Days
EJP SOIL is happy to announce the first Annual EJP Soil Science Days, aiming to facilitate exchange of scientific knowledge within the EJP SOIL consortium and strengthen scientific networks with peers in soil research.
Tue 13 Apr
09:00-17:00 | Online event
EIP-AGRI seminar: Healthy soils for Europe: sustainable management through knowledge and practice
This interactive event is dedicated to exchanging practical solutions to soil health problems and discussing what needs to be done for farms to take them up.
Fri 23 Apr
11:00-13:00 | Webinar
SOMMIT webinar: Agriculture, Forests and other land use (AFOLU) GHG inventory: soil’s carbon stock changes and non-CO2 emissions
Tue 24 Aug
17:31-17:33 | Geneva, Switzerland
Eurosoil 2020: Connecting people and soil - Postponed to the second half of 2021
The Eurosoil 2020 organisers have been closely monitoring and analysing the evolving situation around the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the worldwide impact of this pandemic.