Call for Organic Innovations closes on 12 September 2016 - submit your innovations now!
Save the date for this year's Organic Innovation Days: December 6 and 7 (with a CORE Organic brokerage event on December 7 to help you find partners and apply for the new call). Registration to open shortly - keep an eye on TP Organics' website.
Innovation is crucial for the development of the organic sector. By launching a Call for Innovations, TP Organics invites farmers, researchers and companies from the organic and other sectors to propose innovative solutions to one of the following needs of the organic sector:
- Innovation for animal health and welfare in organic production systems
- Increasing productivity and quality in organic arable farming
- Improving the transparency of the organic value chain
These are the themes of 2016 Call that are based on the priority topics identified by the TP Organics Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda. The call closes on 12 September 2016. The authors of the best solutions will have the opportunity to present their innovation at the second edition of the Organic Innovation Days on 6 December 2016 in Brussels (check out the first edition).
You find the full description of the themes, call timeline and the template for the submission on the TP Organics website.
Send your submission(s) in Microsoft Word format to info [ @ ] tporganics.eu by 12 September 2016 at the latest. In the subject of the email please indicate the following: OID_2016_Theme 1, 2 or 3_Title of your innovation.
Your help in dissemination of the call is vital for supporting innovations in the organic sector. Please help us in disseminating the call by including this info in your newsletter, on your website, social media or forwarding it within your networks.
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For more info about the Call & Organic Innovation Days please contact TP Organics Secretariat at info [ @ ] tporganics.eu or visit http://www.tporganics.eu/