The need for better cooperation between farmers and citizens starts from the understanding that agriculture and society rely on each other
ILVO has 240 hectares of plots for testing sustainable agricuture techniques. Nearly 5 of those are within a special nature protection zone.
Analysis shows how absence of conscious spatial agricultural policy hinders sustainable agricultural transition.
As part of the doctoral work of Nohemi Ramirez Aranda (ILVO-UGent), a useful online PPGIS tool has now been developed that can be used by green developers, (landscape) architects and municipal authori...
ENcouraging FArmers towards sustainable farming SYstems through policy and business Strategies
In the LIFE CarbonCounts project (LIFE20 PRE/BE/019), we explored carbon farming schemes that have the potential to be feasible, reliable and cost efficient for Flanders, the northern region of Belgiu...
The new MOOC teaches farmers how to deal with these challenges and inspires them to create good business plans
Desealing as a way to gain open space
Our soils provide us with not only food, but also a wide range of ecosystem services such as carbon storage and water storage. Due in part to the changing climate and intensive soil management, severa...