Soil science gives our dirt a second life

2016.01.13 |

Horizon magazine, the European Union’s Research and Innovation Magazine, has now published the article ‘Soil science gives our dirt a second life’ which features work on the SmartSOIL project

Agra Europe article announces launch of SmartSOIL toolbox

2015.11.03 |

SmartSOIL Toolbox is launched. This new online toolbox aims to support farmers, advisers and policy makers in identifying management practices that are optimal for between crop productivity, soil quality and soil carbon storage. It provides an interactive decision support tool (SmartSOIL Tool), FactSheets, Real Life Cases, Videos, Policy options…

Farmer from Denmark, Bjarne Hansen is interviewed by Peter Woodward. Click on photo to enlarge

Successful SmartSOIL Project Final Conference

2015.10.06 |

The SmartSOIL project final conference took place on 30th September 2015 at the Halles des Tanneurs in Brussels. Around 100 participants representing policy-makers, farmer unions and advisory organisations, researchers, NGOs, Member States and regional authorities, researchers and farmers attended the day-long event.

SmartSOIL publications and documents

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    The project SmartSOIL (Grant Agreement N° 289694) is co-funded by the European Commission, Directorate General for Research & Innovation, within the 7th Framework Programme of RTD, Theme 2 – Biotechnologies, Agriculture & Food.

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