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Willingness to collaborate in agriculture?  A behavioural experiment shows positive results

Willingness to collaborate in agriculture? A behavioural experiment shows positive results

(German version /deutsche Version) Many environmental objectives in agriculture can be better achieved at larger spatial scales through cooperation among farmers ...
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Innovation in the field: The Bornholm CIL visit farms to explore Carbon Farming

Innovation in the field: The Bornholm CIL visit farms to explore Carbon Farming

On May 26, the CIL of Bornholm arranged visits to farms practicing non-tillage faming, Conservation Agriculture and holistic grazing. Twelve participants, ...
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Exploring feasibility of novel approaches  – A Delphi study

Exploring feasibility of novel approaches – A Delphi study

The team from ESSRG, overseeing the policy work package in Contracts2.0, conducted a Delphi-survey to highlight limitations of the current agri-environmental ...
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UK farmers give positive feedback on results-based contracts

Since 2016, results-based contracts have been trialled in two pilot areas in England – on hill farms in the Yorkshire Dales ...
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Visualizing the future of agriculture in the Dutch case studies

Visualizing the future of agriculture in the Dutch case studies

The Contract Innovation Labs in the Netherlands worked with an illustrator to produce a visual representation of the “dream farming landscape”, ...
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EFFECT and Contracts2.0 discuss co-designing experiments

EFFECT and Contracts2.0 discuss co-designing experiments

Contracts2.0 and EFFECT projects discussed in a jointly organized 3-hour workshop their experiences with co-designing behavioral experiments and discrete choice experiments ...
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Biodiversity in Tuscany: Strengthening the custodian farmer's role

Biodiversity in Tuscany: Strengthening the custodian farmer’s role

On April 23, 2021, the University of Pisa organized a discussion about the “Strategy for an evolution of Custodian farmers’ role” ...
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Workshop with stakeholders from Occitane region on collective grazing contracts.

Collective grazing contracts in the Pyrénées’ highlands

On April 16, 2021, our Contract Innovation Lab (CIL) and Policy Innovation Lab (PIL) in the French Pyrenees concluded the first ...
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