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" European Legumes in Transition"

14th April 2021 - Brussels, Belgium

Concluding conference of the LegValue project

 

The LegValue project began in 2017 with the remit to examine the entire legume value chain in the EU.

Lead by Frederic Muel and the team from Terres Innovia the multi-national multi-partner consortium has spent 4 years piecing together a very fragmented picture.

The objective has been to examine the levers influencing increased legume production and to identifying opportunities to encourage transition in production systems, the ultimate aim being increased European self sufficiency in plant protein production.

As the project draws its conclusions this “European Legumes in Transition” conference will deliver its findings, hear from leading influencers how they believe Legumes can be exploited to deliver a more sustainable and environmentally resilient agricultural system for Europe and the opportunities that exist to realise the transitions envisaged.

Crop diversification is likely to be  a big part of European agriculture of the future and a cluster of Horizon 2020 projects are actively exploring this aspect and contributions from these projects will be presented at this conference too. 

A significant knowledge transfer and networking event, this conference is limited to 150 people and is expected to attract an audience representing the entire supply chain from across Europe.

To register to attend this event, please register here

If you would like to present/speak or feature a poster paper, please register here

Event Location:

Vertretung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen bei der Europäischen Union: Rue Montoyer 47, 1000 Bruxelles, Belgium

Representation of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia to the European Union: Rue Montoyer 47, 1000 Brussels, Belgium


Telephone: +32 (2) 739-1775

 

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