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International PhD in Agrobiodiversity: 2017 call now open!

The 2017 call (14th edition) of the International PhD in Agrobiodiversity run by the Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in Pisa (Italy) is now open! Submit your application by 31 May 2017. Visit the PhD pages in this website.


Training Trainers in Agroecology: the Euro-EducATES Erasmus+ project

The Euro-EducATES project is a partnership project between the federal agricultural institution CEZ-Bergerie nationale, the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences of Vienna (BOKU), the European landscape Observatory of Arco Latino, the center for leader Programme and Agricultural Training Methodology (PLZMMC) and the University of Maribor. The project aims: -to improve existing agricultural training


Agroecology Europe is online

Agroecology Europe, a European association to promote Agroecology founded in January 2016, has launched its website: Agroecology Europe intends to place Agroecology high on the European agenda of sustainable development of farming and food systems. It wants to foster interactions between actors in sciences, practices and social movements, by facilitating knowledge sharing and action.


Full Professor in Farming Systems Ecology at Wageningen University & Research Centre, The Netherlands (deadline: 20 June 2016)

The chair Farming Systems Ecology is one of the 19 chairs in the Department of Plant Sciences of Wageningen University and Research Centre. This chair is responsible for academic education and research on organic and other low external input farming systems in multifunctional landscapes. The new professor leads the Farming Systems Ecology group. The focus

Precision Agriculture opportunity in Western Australia

Please be aware of an opportunity in Perth, Western Australia (WA) for a high achieving researcher in the “precision agriculture” area.   The WA state government will provide a total of $1.5 million over 4 years (with matching university funding).  The objective is to attract to WA a lead researcher.   The stated area is “data science