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January 2019

Funding call: EIP-Agri in Rhineland-Palatinate

The Ministry of Agriculture in Rhineland-Palatinate is looking for ideas in the framework of the "European Innovation Partnership for Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability" (EIP-Agri). An information event will take place on 4 February 2019.

The second call for funding has started. Key topics include: Agriculture 4.0, digitization, environmentally friendly cultivation methods and animal welfare.

The focus of the projects is cooperation. Farmers and farmers should work together with actors from science / research, consulting and entrepreneurs in the upstream and downstream area or other interested parties along the value chain in so-called Operational Groups (OG) clarify pending questions and develop solutions for problems.

On February 4, 2019, there will be an information event on the promotion call in the service center Rheinhessen-Nahe-Hunsrück, Oppenheim. Registration is possible from the beginning of January at the following contact person.

Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS)

Kurfürstenstraße 49

60486 Frankfurt am Main

Telephone: 069 9726683-11; -17


The participation as well as the meals are free of charge.

The number of participants is limited, please register online until January 25, 2019:

Action plans can be submitted by 17 June 2019.

For more information about the promotion, see:

Information on already approved projects from Rhineland-Palatinate and the whole of Germany can be found in the EIP-Agri Database of the German Network Office Rural Areas:
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