Best practices for the protection of pollinators and biodiversity in the farmed environment

The European Landowners’ Organisation invites you to apply for the European Bee Award. This new award, created together with CEMA (Agricultural Machinery Industry), aims to reward best practices for the protection of pollinators and biodiversity in the farmed environment.
Here are some examples that match with the award criteria:

- New crop management practices that benefit both managed honeybee populations and also wild bees and other pollinators

- Novel practices that reduce the impact of farming operations on honeybees and other pollinators

- Innovation in integrated pest management that helps pollinators

- New ways to manage non-cropped areas that increase the availability of flowers and other resources for pollinators

Deadline for application: 311014

Information & application:  http://www.elo.org


06.10.2014