EU agricultural research and innovation is guided by a long-term strategic approach that focuses on creating value from land through sustainable primary production, and enhancing rural innovation. It is a vital tool in the fight against issues like climate change, environmental degradation and loss of biodiversity.
Horizon Europe strengthens the impact of EU research and innovation, supporting and implementing EU policies while tackling global challenges.
Agricultural European Innovation Partnership (EIP-AGRI)
EIP-AGRI seeks to foster competitive and sustainable farming and forestry, working in harmony with the natural resources on which farming depends.
Agricultural Knowledge & Innovation Systems (AKIS)
Effective AKIS are needed across the EU to ensure farmers, foresters and rural communities can tackle the challenges they face.
EU Missions will support Europe’s transformation into a greener, healthier, more inclusive and more resilient continent.
The EU’s ‘Digital Decade’ will empower people and businesses in a human-centred, sustainable and prosperous digital future.
Agriculture, forestry and rural areas
Research and innovation are a fundamental part of the transition towards more sustainable farming systems and rural communities.