ATF events in 2019
In 2019, 2 events will be organised on the topic : "Towards a climate smart European livestock farming".
  • The ATF-EAAP Special Session / Ghent, Belgium, on August 26th
  • The 9th ATF seminar / Brussels, Belgium, on November 6th - morning
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

        

Programme of the 9th ATF seminar

Format of the ATF seminar

The ATF seminar would like to engage discussion with farmers, industries, scientists, policy makers and with the society. It is a follow up of the EAAP & ATF Special Session held during the EAAP Annual Meeting (see documents of the ATF-EAAP special session below)..
 
Aim
The seminar aims to contribute to:
  • Engage a dialogue with various stakeholders;
  • Address how research and innovation can support the livestock sector;
  • Provide input to European research and innovation agendas and to public policies to secure Europe’s role as a leading global provider of safe and healthy animal-derived products;
  • Support knowledge development and innovation;
  • Foster ownership by farmers and industries.
 
Provisional programme
 
10:00
 
Welcome & outcomes of the 7th ATF-EAAP special session of Aug. 26th
By Jean-Louis Peyraud, ATF President
10:10
 
Public policies: Expectations towards livestock farming
By a MEP (to be announced)
10:25
 
Demand driving food systems
By... (to be announced)
10:40
 
Having another look on methane
By John Lynch, Oxford University
10:55
 
Footprint of diet, Products Environmental Footprint
By... (to be announced)
11:10
 
 
C sequestration in soils, restoration of abandoned lands (soils and biodiversity) with pastures, legumes and animals
By Tiago Domingos, Terra Prima
11:10
Questions & Answers
11:30
Coffee break
 11:45
 
 
 

 

PANEL DISCUSSION
Moderated by Martin Scholten, WUR, with the audience and:
- Tassos Haniotis, DG Agri - European Commission
- Angelantonio D'Amario, UECBV
- Faustine Bas-Defossez, IEEP
- ...
12:55
 
Conclusion and closing
By Jean-Louis Peyraud, ATF President

 


        

Events
#FitterLivestockFarming workshop
Start Date/Time:
06 November 2019
End Date/Time:
06 November 2019
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Location:
Brussels, Belgium
Description:
From 14:00 to 16:30
What R&I can deliver to support climate mitigation and adaptation in livestock farming
Owned by Administrator Account On 28 August 2019

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