What promotes farmers' participation in the agri-environmental programs? How can the introduction of agro-ecological practices in agriculture be supported?
These were two of the core questions discussed during the workshop on 22 January in Salzbourg with 15 participants frim Austria and Bavaria: farmers from the Salzburg, Steyr and Simssee area, representatives of the Sewage Management Association from the Simssee area and representatives of the agricultural authorities from the Salzburg. The workshop was conducted by the Institute of Agricultural and Forest Economics (AFO) of the University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences Vienna (BOKU) and Ecozept.
Further information about the project LIFT: http://www.lift-h2020.eu/