Farmers & Advisors

One of the main aims of the EJP SOIL is to enable farmers to implement adequate soil management options and to develop new ICT tools to help farmers better manage and protect the soil.

Organisations of farmers and advisory services participate as stakeholders in the EJP SOIL programme, representing the breadth of agricultural systems and soil management practices.

Outreach information: Key outputs for soil management:

New information and communication technology (ICT) tools and improved existing tools, based on farmers’ needs, that will help farmers to protect and manage soils

Climate smart sustainable agricultural soil management guidelines for practitioners

Identification and analysis of barriers for the implementation of novel technologies for climate smart sustainable agricultural soil management and of the ways to overcome them

Assessment of innovative agricultural practices in their capacity to reach multiple soil related objectives (production, biodiversity, environmental effects, climate change adaptation and mitigation)  

Farmers and advisors are engaged and involved in EJP SOIL projects be means of:

Project meetings

National EJP SOIL workshops

Farmers' meetings

Industry Exhibitions such as Paris International Agricultural Show -  27 February - 7 March 2021

Farmers and advisors will likewise have close contact with the National Communication Representative as well as the appointed Project Communication representative for national funded EJP SOIL projects.

 

Annual communication activities

EJP SOIL Newsletters

Leaflets, Brochures, Factsheets

Social media & public webpage

Non-scientific articles in European

Regional and national farmer’s magazines