Towards climate-smart sustainable management of agricultural soils
The overall goal of the EJP SOIL programme is to build a sustainable European integrated research system and develop and deploy a reference framework on climate-smart, sustainable agricultural soil management.
What is EJP SOIL?
EJP SOIL is a European Joint Programme on Agricultural Soil Management addressing key societal challenges including climate change and future food supply.
EJP SOIL unites a unique group of 26 partners from 24 European countries, > 400 scientists in a 5 year programme (2020 - 2025).
EJP SOIL is:
Co-fund action:☞ coordinatedresearch and innovation programme EU & countries
Public- public funding: 50% EC – 50% institutes
Why EJP SOIL?
EJP SOIL goal is to improve the understanding of agricultural soil management by finding synergies in research, strengthening research communities and raising public awareness.
EJP SOIL considers the need for effective policy solutions and strategic multi-actor approach allowing to initiate inter-society dialogue and implementation of best practices.