How to valorise grass into sustainable business models for rural communities? To address this challenge, GO-GRASS is investigating how the availability and quality of grass, the technology and process development, …

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Reed Canary Grass Sweden

Entrepreneur Bo Lundmark amongst the reed canary grass grown at his farm in Glommersträsk, northern Sweden. In the vast expanse of northern Sweden, where temperatures sometimes plummet to -30°C in …

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The European Commission is consulting stakeholders to shape the future of rural development all over Europe. It wants to create a vision of future developments and identify key elements to …

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On 22 October 2020, the GO-GRASS project held its first online event in the framework of the EU Green Week, to shed light on the overlooked potential of grasslands for …

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Grasslands cover 21% of the total surface of the EU-28 and as such are a key element of the regions landscape and biodiversity. Today, grass as a resource remains underutilised. …

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Žymantas Morkvėnas is the acting director and biodiversity expert at the NGO Baltic Environmental Forum. His life’s work focuses on the agricultural practice impact on biodiversity and development of socio-economic …

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The annual Rural Inspiration Awards 2020  competition hosted by the European Network for Rural Development received a whopping 71 entries this year!  Climate change mitigation projects received the most entries …

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With the first outline of the ‘Farm to Fork’ strategy presented in March, the upcoming reform of the Common Agricultural Policy, and the launch of the new Green Deal for …

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Catch up with the webinar series organised by the EU-funded BIO4PRODUCTS project to follow the path from biomass to bio-based products! Since September 2016, the BIO4PRODUCTS project is developing a …

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On 4 and 5 June, the Leibniz Institute for Agricultural engineering and Bioeconomy (ATB), coordinator of the GO-GRASS project, will join the 4th edition of the Biobased Economy conference (online). …

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