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the European Policies Related to Agriculture

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INRAE Webinars: Crop Protection and Scenarios for the Future of Agriculture
INRAE Webinars: Crop Protection and Scenarios for the Future of Agriculture

A series of 4 webinars (31 August, 10 September, 24 September, 12 October 2020 from 10:00 to 12:00) organized by MIND STEP consortium partner INRAE will bring together European researchers working on the futures of agriculture, on crop health and crop protection.

Deliverable D 7.4: Access to a computer cluster
Deliverable D 7.4: Access to a computer cluster

Prepared by Th√ľnen Institute and WR Deliverable D7.4. from WP7 provides summary of the results of a survey and discussions related to the need of installing a single computer cluster for MIND STEP. 

1st MIND STEP Stakeholder workshop, 24 June 2020
1st MIND STEP Stakeholder workshop, 24 June 2020

On 24 June 2020 we had lively discussions at a 2-hour online plenary meeting with our Core Stakeholder Group on the results of stakeholder interviews regarding key policy questions and benchmark scenarios for the agricultural sector to be focussed on in our project.

MIND STEP 1ST NEWSLETTER IS OUT
MIND STEP 1ST NEWSLETTER IS OUT

We are very pleased to inform you that we have just released the 1st issue of the MINSTEP Project Newsletter.

You may access and browse or download the PDF version here.

Here are some highlights what you can find in this issue...

1ST MIND STEP NEWSLETTER IS OUT SOON - SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER
1ST MIND STEP NEWSLETTER IS OUT SOON - SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

The first issue of our 6 monthly newsletters will be out very soon. 
In the first newsletter you will find information about ... 

CURRENT AND UPCOMING ACTIVITIES IN MIND STEP
CURRENT AND UPCOMING ACTIVITIES IN MIND STEP

Without a doubt, the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on economies worldwide is devastating. Hardly any sector is not affected and the implementation of many research projects are also impaired. MIND STEP is no exception. 

Deliverable D8.2 MIND STEP Platform: Concept and user guide for consortium members
Deliverable D8.2 MIND STEP Platform: Concept and user guide for consortium members

Prepared by GEO Deliverable D8.2. from WP8 provides the concept of the MIND STEP Platform and guidance for using it. 

9th AIEAA Online Conference, 11-12 June 2020
9th AIEAA Online Conference, 11-12 June 2020

Mediterranean agriculture facing climate change: Challenges and policies

RESCHEDULED TO 2021: International Degrowth / ISEE conference
RESCHEDULED TO 2021: International Degrowth / ISEE conference

The 7th International Degrowth / 16th International Society for Ecological Economics Joint Conference - Building Alternative Livelihoods in times of ecological and political crisis, Manchester, 1 - 5 September 2020

Postponement of conference until July 5th 2021

RESCHEDULED TO 2021: XVI EAAE Congress, 25-28 August, Prague, the Czech Republic
RESCHEDULED TO 2021: XVI EAAE Congress, 25-28 August, Prague, the Czech Republic

The XVI Congress of the European Association of Agricultural Economists (EAAE) will take place in Prague, the Czech Republic, between 25-28 August 25 in 2020.

Postponement of congress until July 20-23 2021

Testing protocol of evaluating farmers' risk preferences in MIND STEP
Testing protocol of evaluating farmers' risk preferences in MIND STEP

Assessing risk management  is among the many topics that are dealth with during the model developments (e.g. climate change, crop management choices).

Networking with the SUPREMA project
Networking with the SUPREMA project

MIND STEP Project participated at the 3rd Stakeholder Workshop organized by the SUPREMA project on 11 February in Brussels.