Shared starts for the new era of manure management

Manure Standards organized 9 national kick-off events to raise awareness of the project and the overall theme of manure use, but also to hear real feedback, ideas and possible concerns from stakeholders and to have a chance to discuss in national language about national issues. Even though the project operates in many countries, the most interesting thing for stakeholders is naturally how they can participate and how their situation is taken …

Manure Standards looking to the future in EUFRAS conference

On 21-22 February 2018 in Warsaw the “Challenges for agricultural advisory after 2020” conference was held together with the EUFRAS General Assembly. EUFRAS (European Forum for Agricultural and Rural Advisory Services) is an European network and representative association of public and private rural and agricultural extension services. Approximately 150 participants took part in the meeting, including farmers, agricultural advisors, government authorities, chambers of agriculture, private entities and EUFRAS representatives. The conference …

Flying start for the project with national kick-off events

To get the most out of the Manure Standards project, it is important to engage local actors in the very beginning. This is especially important since the project results may to have a strong impact on its target groups in participating countries. The goal is to provide not just up-to-date knowledge of the current situation in manure management, but also hands-on tools for better manure use and management. For creating …