EIP-AGRI Team Week in Nantes


The latest meeting of the EIP-AGRI Service Point consortium team took place in Nantes from the 4th to 6th July 2017.


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The Service Point team members and the Steering Committee carried out their team meetings …





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… 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:

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  • 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

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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.




Jeudi :

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A visit (and ‘dégustation’) at a local vinyard – « Château de la Cassemichère »