Meetings of the Expert Teams on Environmental Protection Requirements and Climate Change

The National Research Institute of Animal Production realizes the operation: “Expert Team on Environmental Protection Requirements and Climate Change”.

The aim of the project is to integrate the team of experts including scientists in order to establish a common position and specific solutions which will respond to the current problems of agriculture associated with environment and climate protection.

The project is targeted at:

Researchers of scientific centres, who professionally deal with the mentioned issues and represent the following units: the National Research Institute of Animal Production, the Institute of Soil Science and Plant Cultivation State Research Institute in Puławy, the Institute of Technology and Life Sciences, the Institute of Environmental Protection – National Research Institute, the National Centre for Emissions Management, the Institute of Agricultural and Food Economics – National Research Institute, the Plant Breeding and Acclimatization Institute,  the University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, the University of Agriculture in Krakow, the University of Science and Technology in Bydgoszcz, the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn; the employees of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development; the advisors from the Agricultural Advisory Centre in Brwinów, Provincial Agricultural Advisory Centres; the representatives of the National Council of Agricultural Chambers, Provincial Agricultural Chambers; breeders associations, the representatives of local administration, self-government – professionally dealing with the mentioned issues.

The operation provides for the organization of four meetings divided into seminar, workshops and field trips in the following subjects:

  • The national results of research work and activities of the evaluation of interactions in the field of environment protection and climate changes in agricultural sector, Nowa Sól, 27-28 September 2017
  • The current state of the issues of environment protection and climate changes in agricultural sector, Balice, 3-4 October 2017
  • The determination of the complementary and new research areas in the field of environment protection and climate changes in agricultural sector, Puławy, 11-12 October 2017
  • The most effective methods of the reduction of unfavourable environmental impact in the field of natural environment and climate changes and the possibilities to evaluate their results, Zamość, 25-26 October 2017

The framework plan for each of the meetings:

1st Day – A seminar with 8 plenary papers (30 minutes each) on dispersion of biogenic compounds (1 hour), ammonia emissions (1 hour), GHG emissions (1 hour), odour emission (1 hour).

Workshops on the efficiency of practical application of chosen reduction methods, possible modifications and combining the applications (4 hours).

2nd Day – Field trip to get acquainted with the innovative solutions on agricultural farms.

Every time, 30 people will take part in the meeting.

The project is realized within the framework of the Action Plan of the National Rural Network for the years 2014-2020, two-year Operation Plan for the years 2016-2017 of the National Rural Network and the participation in it is free of charge.