The 2nd International Symposium on Climate-Resilient Agri-Environmental Systems (ISCRAES 2022) was held from 28 to 31 August in Dublin, Ireland. Various LIFE projects featured.
- sustainable agriculture
Agricultural systems are significant contributors to greenhouse gas production and environmental pollution. An integrated approach is required for mitigation and creating climate-smart and environment-friendly production systems.
The theme of ISCRAES 2022 was ‘Implementing the New Green Deal: The Path Towards Sustainable Agriculture’. This theme referred to the European Green Deal’s primary objective of tackling the current major environmental, climate and societal challenges.
Innovative and creative ideas relating to arable cropping, grassland, agro-silvopastoral and novel farming systems were showcased. Various decision support tools, carbon farming and nature-based solutions were also presented.
Eight LIFE projects participated in ISCRAES 2022:
- LIFE Desert-Adapt
- LIFE AGROGESTOR
- SheepToShip LIFE
- VITISOM LIFE
- LIFE AgriCOlture
- LIFE AGROMITIGA
- LIFE POREM
These projects presented their achievements in various thematic and poster sessions.