April 30, 2021   •   News

EJP SOIL 1st external call – NOW OPEN

The first external call of the European EJP-Soils initiative is now open; funding has been made available to enable researchers from GRA members to take part.  The call aims to foster holistic agricultural soil management practices – making a shift to diversify farming to include a variety of sustainable and environmental practices.

GRA funding can be sought for projects aligned to topics:

a) Understanding soil organic carbon sequestration (stabilisation, storage and persistence); and

c)    Site-specific or landscape-scale approaches to improve sustainability, resilience, health, and productivity of soils

GRA funding is not eligible for topic B.

Other funders of this call are from Argentina, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Lithuania, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia and the United Kingdom.  Further funders may also be added.

Further information can be found here