The latest meeting of the EIP-AGRI Service Point consortium team took place in Nantes from the 4th to 6th July 2017.
The Service Point team members and the Steering Committee carried out their team meetings …
… then they visited the experimental farm at Derval.
A conference was held where a the following French speakers came to present the members of the consortium the situation in France regarding EIP-AGRI Operational Groups:
- Pascale Riccoboni, EIP-AGRI representative from the French Ministry for Agriculture and national rural network – Presentation of the national EIP-AGRI – connection between national and regional scale
- Catherine Le Rohellec, Régions de France – Activities of regional working groups
- Frédéric Denéchère, Pays de la Loire regional council – Presentation of EIP-AGRI on regional level
- Jean-Luc Millécamps, Pôle Agronomique Ouest – Example of an Opérational Group
The day ended with a visit to GAEC MENARD, a farm working on protein self-suffiency which is involved in an Operational Group run by Pôle Agronomique Ouest.
A visit (and ‘dégustation’) at a local vinyard – « Château de la Cassemichère »