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Towards SUstainable and REsilient EU FARMing systems

Deliverables

Scientific seminar (final)

Two scientific seminars (midterm and final). P9 will co-organise with other organising committees the scientific seminars that are embedded in already established European and international professional associations. The specific programmes will be discussed in consortium meetings. P1 will provide advice and will ensure that the content is fully coherent with the project’s work plan and flow of deliverables (months 24 and 44).

Scientific seminar (midterm)

Two scientific seminars (midterm and final). P9 will co-organise with other organising committees the scientific seminars that are embedded in already established European and international professional associations. The specific programmes will be discussed in consortium meetings. P1 will provide advice and will ensure that the content is fully coherent with the project’s work plan and flow of deliverables (months 24 and 44).

Policy brief on resilience framework, scenarios and farm typology

Policy brief on resilience framework, scenarios and farm typology (month 12), containing infographic, GIF and short video. P2 is responsible in close cooperation with P1 and P12 and with input from P9 on design of the infographic, GIF and video.

Web-page and project portal, social media accounts and co-creation platform

Web-page and project portal, social media accounts and co-creation platform (month 3). P9 is responsible, together with P1.Other partners will provide comments and contribute with content (documents and scientific papers).

Business brief on opportunities for improved risk management for EU agriculture

Business brief on opportunities for improved risk management for EU agriculture (month 30). P9 is responsible, in close cooperation with P1, P4 and P11. Consortium partners are responsible for translation and release in own country.

Policy brief on policy options for resilient farm demographics and farm structural

Policy brief on policy options for resilient farm demographics and farm structural change (month 37). P12 is responsible in close cooperation with P3 and P4. P9 provides input on design of the infographic, GIF and video.

Business brief on farming opportunities for entrants and young farmers

Business brief on farming opportunities for entrants and young farmers (month 36). P12 is responsible, in close cooperation with P3. Consortium partners are responsible for translation and release in own country.

Policy brief guiding principles for an enabling environment fostering resilience

Policy brief on guiding principles for an enabling environment that fosters resilience (month 44). P3 is responsible, together with P2 and WP leaders.

Infographics delivered throughout the project

Twelve infographics delivered throughout the project. One at the start of the project, one at the end, and one per policy (8) and business brief (2). WP1-WP6 infographics are the responsibility of respective WP leaders. P9 provides the design and is responsible for the first (month 4) and final infographics (month 48).

Policy brief on the resilience of farming systems in the EU under current conditions and future scenarios

Policy brief on the resilience of farming systems in the EU under current conditions and future scenarios (month 42). P1 is responsible.

Press release on roadmaps for enabling environment

Press release on roadmaps for enabling environment (month 48). P3 is responsible, together with P2. All consortium partners are responsible for translation and release in respective country.

Policy brief on farm demographics and impacts on farm structure

Policy brief on farm demographics and impacts on farm structure (month 27). P3 is responsible in close cooperation with P12. P9 provides input on design of the infographic, GIF and video.

Policy brief on future developments in farm demographics and structural change in selected regions of the EU

Policy brief on future developments in farm demographics and interdependence with farm structural change in selected regions of the EU (month 34). P12 is responsible with support from the partners in the case study regions. P9 provides input on design of the infographic, GIF and video.

Policy brief on farmer adaptive behaviour and risk management in EU agriculture

Policy brief on farmer adaptive behaviour and risk management in EU agriculture (month 28). P11 is responsible in close cooperation with P1, P4, P5 and P9. P9 also provides input on design of the infographic, GIF and video).

Press release on resilience framework for EU agriculture

Press release on the resilience framework for EU agriculture (month 10). P1 is responsible, with all consortium partners taking care of translation and release in own country.

Policy brief with a critical analysis of how current policies constrain/enable resilient EU agriculture

Policy brief with a critical analysis of how current policies constrain/enable resilient European agriculture and suggestions for improvements, including recommendations for the CAP post-2020 reform (month 38). P1 is responsible with input from all partners.

Report on farmers’ perceptions of risk, adaptive capacity and resilience

Report and submitted open access paper on farmers’ perceptions of risk, adaptive capacity and resilience. Includes a comparison across EU farming systems (month 22). P1 is responsible with input from P11 and P6 on methodological considerations and from case study partners (P1, P3, P4, P5, P6, P8, P9, P10, P12, P13, P14, P15) for the delivery of datasets and results sections for their respective case studies.

Open-access paper with the overall assessment of the extent to which policies enable the resilience of the diverse farming systems

Submitted open access paper with the overall assessment of the extent to which policies enable the resilience of the diverse farming systems (month 30). P1 is responsible with input from all partners.

Implementation roadmaps for the implementation of the enabling environment principles

Implementation roadmaps for the implementation of the enabling environment principles. Consisting of actions, strategies and sequences at different time-scales and levels (month 46). P3 is responsible, with input from all case-study partners.

Report on impacts of future scenarios on the resilience of EU farming systems

Report on the impacts of future scenarios on the resilience of farming systems across the EU (month 36). P8 is responsible, with input from all partners from T5.3. Each case study partner will write a chapter on their own case study.

Report on biographical narratives exploring short- and long-term adaptive behaviour of EU farmers

Report on analysis of biographical narratives exploring short- and long-term adaptive behaviour of EU farmers under various challenges (month 22). P5 and narrative partners (P6, P10, P14).

Open-access paper on the formulation and adaptation of AB models to simulate generational renewal

Submitted open access paper on the formulation and adaptation of agent-based models to simulate generational renewal in selected case study regions (month 24). P12 is responsible with support from partners in the case study regions.

Report on state and outlook for risk management in EU agriculture

Report on state and outlook for risk management in EU agriculture (month 30). P9 leads the drafting of the report; P1, P3, P4, P5, P6, P8, P10, P12, P13, P14 and P15 will provide data on usage and penetration of actual instruments.

Open-access paper on resilience assessment of current farming systems across the EU

Submitted open access paper on resilience assessment of current farming systems across the EU (month 36). P1 is responsible, with input from all partners from T5.2

Report on current farm demographics and trends for selected regions

Report on current farm demographics and trends for selected regions (month 12). P3 is responsible with the support of all partners in case study regions.

Assessment tool (ResAT) to assess the capacity of policies to enhance the resilience of EU farming systems

An assessment tool (ResAT) to assess the capacity of policies to enhance the resilience of European farming systems. Includes a document with the research protocol (month 12). P1 is responsible and P2 contributes as described in T4.1.

Report on combinations of conditions for successful and unsuccessful fostering of resilience in agricultural sectors

Report on combinations of conditions for successful and unsuccessful fostering of resilience in agricultural sectors (month 42). Submitted open access paper based on report (month 46). P2 is responsible, together with P3 and with input from all case-study partners.

Report on impacts of improved strategies and policy options on the resilience of farming systems across the EU

Report on the impacts of improved strategies and policy options on the resilience of farming systems across the EU (month 40). P1 is responsible, with input from all partners from T5.4. Each case study partner will write a chapter on their own case study.

A project’s edited volume

A project’s edited volume to be offered online, with accompanying digital material (GIFs, posts, Video, infographics) (month 48). P1 is responsible. All partners contribute to the book..

Design of the plan for dissemination, exploitation and communication activities.

Design of the plan for dissemination, exploitation and communication activities. The plan defines specific research findings to be used in different communication means, specifies the dissemination calendar for the entire project’s execution timetable and identifies target audiences and types of messages. P9 is responsible, in close collaboration with P1 (month 3).

Report on resilience assessment of current farming systems across the EU

Report on the resilience assessment of current farming systems across the EU (month 30). P1 is responsible, with input from all partners from T5.2. Each case study partner will write a chapter on their own case study.

Open-access paper on comparative analysis of the resilience of EU farming systems

Submitted open access paper on comparative analysis of the resilience of farming systems across the EU and their delivery of private and public goods, and the impacts of future scenarios, improved strategies and policy options (month 47). P1 is responsible, with input from all partners from T5.4.

Open-access paper on the implications of policies and institutional settings for farm demographics and structural change

Submitted open access paper on the implications of policies and institutional settings for farm demographics and structural change (month 36). P4 is responsible in close cooperation with P3 and P12.

Report on roadmap implementation and protocol for implementation monitoring

Report on roadmap implementation and a protocol for implementation monitoring. The report and protocol detail an indicator framework for monitoring progress in implementing roadmaps and monitoring changes in resilience. The aim is to enable stakeholders and policy makers, who will use the roadmaps after project completion, to track progress, reassess priorities and timelines, and to update roadmaps (month 48). P3 is responsible, together with P2.

Report on resilience framework for EU agriculture

Report on resilience framework for EU agriculture (month 8). The report contributes to the literature by presenting a framework with resilience indicators that can be operationalised. Submitted open access paper based on report (month 12). P1 is responsible, with input from all other partners from T1.1.

Report on IA tool to assess the resilience of farming systems and their delivery of private and public goods

Report on the IA tool to assess the resilience of farming systems and their delivery of private and public goods (month 14). P7 is responsible, with input from all partners as mentioned in T5.1.

Report on scenarios for EU farming

Report on scenarios for EU farming (month 8). The report describes a set of future contextual scenarios for the EU agricultural and food system. P2 is responsible, with input from all other partners (see T1.2).

Open-access paper on the use of remote sensing-based approaches for crop and livestock production

Submitted open access paper on the use of remote sensing-based approaches for crop and livestock production at farm, meso and macro level. Includes aspects of public-private partnership (month 28). P11 is responsible together with case study partners (P3, P12, P14) who will deliver datasets and case study descriptions.

Report with structured overview of policy options/governance strategies to improve policies’ resilience-enabling capacity

Report with a structured overview of policy options and governance strategies to improve the resilience-enabling capacity of policies (month 34). P1 is responsible with input from all partners.

Report on generational renewal and on occupational choice, cross-sector mobility and spatial migration

Report on determinants and strategies of generational renewal in semi-subsistence, family and corporate farms, and on occupational choice, cross-sector mobility and spatial migration within the EU agricultural sector (including case studies) (month 24). P3 is responsible with the support of all partners in case study regions.

Case-reporting protocol

Case-reporting protocol. This details reporting standards and formats for the case study description and results, so that the outcomes of WP2-WP4 can be used for the QCA (month 10). P2 is responsible, together with P3.

Report with the results of the assessment of strengths and weaknesses of the CAP

Report with the results of the assessment of strengths and weaknesses of the CAP (month 18). P1 is responsible with input from all partners for the country-specific case studies.

Report on farmers’ collective learning and self-organisation

Report on farmers’ collective learning and self-organisation to build resilience in the context of risks and their management (month 24). P4 is responsible in collaboration with case study partners to reflect the different farming systems.

Open-access paper on the drivers of expenditure on the Risk Management Toolkit per member state

Submitted open access paper on the drivers of expenditure on the Risk Management Toolkit per member state (month 44). P4 is responsible in collaboration with P1. Data will be collected through national experts.

Report on participatory impact assessments in case study regions

Report on participatory impact assessments in case study regions (month 24). P1 is responsible, with each case study partner responsible for a chapter.

Five case study reports with the results of the assessments in the five regional case study areas

Five case study reports with the results of the assessments in the five regional case study areas (month 28). P1 is responsible for overall assessment and methodology, P1, P4, P8, P9, and P15 are responsible for regional case studies.

Report on future farm demographics and structural change in selected regions of the EU

Report on future developments in farm demographics and interdependence with farm structural change in selected regions of the EU (month 33). P12 is responsible with support from partners in the case study regions.

Report on farm typology and farming systems selection

Report on farm typology and selection of farming systems (month 10). The report describes selection criteria and characterises the typology of specified farms and farming systems. P12 is responsible, with input from all other partners.

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Publications

D1.2 Scenarios for EU farming. Sustainable and resilient EU farming systems (SURE-Farm) project report

Author(s): Mathijs, Deckers, J., Kopainsky, B., Nitzko, S., and Spiller, A.
Published in: 2018
Publisher: SURE-Farm

D1.3 Dimensions of SURE-Farm Farm Typology for Farm Resilience Assessments

Author(s): Ilkay UNAY-GAILHARD, Alfons BALMANN, Franziska APPEL
Published in: 2018
Publisher: SURE-Farm

D4.2: Assessing how policies enable or constrain the resilience of farming systems in the European Union: Case study results

Author(s): Peter H. FEINDT, Katrien TERMEER, Jeroen CANDEL, Yannick BUITENHUIS
Published in: 2018
Publisher: Website SURE-Farm

Press release on Resilience Framework

Author(s): Meuwissen M.P.M. and whole SURE-Farm consortium
Published in: 2018
Publisher: website SURE-Farm project

D5.1 Impact assessment tool to assess the resilience of farming systems and their delivery of private and public goods

Author(s): Hugo HERRERA, Birgit KOPAINSKY, Franziska APPEL, Alfons BALMANN, Francesco ACCATINO, Muriel TICHIT, Federico ANTONIOLI, Simone SEVERINI, Wim PAAS, Pytrik REIDSMA
Published in: 2018
Publisher: Website SURE-Farm

Why the CAP should widen its approach to resilience.

Author(s): Mathijs, E., Meuwissen, M.P.M., and whole consortium
Published in: 2018
Publisher: website SURE-Farm project

D4.1: Assessing how Policies enable or constrain the Resilience of Farming Systems in the European Union: the Resilience Assessment Tool (ResAT)

Author(s): Katrien TERMEER, Jeroen CANDEL, Peter FEINDT, Yannick BUITENHUIS
Published in: 2018
Publisher: Website SURE-Farm

D6.1 Case-reporting protocol

Author(s): Erik Mathijs, Jo Bijttebier and Erwin Wauters
Published in: 2018
Publisher: Website SURE-Farm

Letter to the Editor

Author(s): Jeroen Candel, Katrien Termeer, Miranda Meuwissen
Published in: EuroChoices, 17/3, 2018, Page(s) 49-49, ISSN 1478-0917
Publisher: Quarterly Committee of Queen's University
DOI: 10.1111/1746-692x.12207

Index insurances for grasslands – A review for Europe and North-America

Author(s): Willemijn Vroege, Tobias Dalhaus, Robert Finger
Published in: Agricultural Systems, 168, 2019, Page(s) 101-111, ISSN 0308-521X
Publisher: Applied Science Publishers
DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2018.10.009

Modeling agricultural risk management policies – The implementation of the Income Stabilization Tool in Italy

Author(s): Simone Severini, Luigi Biagini, Robert Finger
Published in: Journal of Policy Modeling, 41/1, 2019, Page(s) 140-155, ISSN 0161-8938
Publisher: Elsevier BV
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpolmod.2018.03.003

Key steps and dynamics of family farm succession in marginal extensive livestock farming

Author(s): Daniele Bertolozzi-Caredio, Isabel Bardaji, Isabeau Coopmans, Barbara Soriano, Alberto Garrido
Published in: Journal of Rural Studies, 76, 2020, Page(s) 131-141, ISSN 0743-0167
Publisher: Pergamon Press Ltd.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jrurstud.2020.04.030

Post‐Brexit Policies for a Resilient Arable Farming Sector in England

Author(s): Mauro Vigani, Julie Urquhart, Jasmine Elizabeth Black, Robert Berry, Janet Dwyer, David Christian Rose
Published in: EuroChoices, 2020, ISSN 1478-0917
Publisher: Quarterly Committee of Queen's University
DOI: 10.1111/1746-692x.12255

Institutions and the resilience of biobased production systems: the historical case of livestock intensification in the Netherlands

Author(s): Catrien J. A. M. Termeer, Peter H. Feindt, Timos Karpouzoglou, Krijn J. Poppe, Gert Jan Hofstede, Koen Kramer, Lan Ge, Erik Mathijs, Miranda P. M. Meuwissen
Published in: Ecology and Society, 24/4, 2019, ISSN 1708-3087
Publisher: The Resilience Alliance
DOI: 10.5751/es-11206-240415

A framework to assess the resilience of farming systems

Author(s): Miranda P.M. Meuwissen, Peter H. Feindt, Alisa Spiegel, Catrien J.A.M. Termeer, Erik Mathijs, Yann de Mey, Robert Finger, Alfons Balmann, Erwin Wauters, Julie Urquhart, Mauro Vigani, Katarzyna Zawalińska, Hugo Herrera, Phillipa Nicholas-Davies, Helena Hansson, Wim Paas, Thomas Slijper, Isabeau Coopmans, Willemijn Vroege, Anna Ciechomska, Francesco Accatino, Birgit Kopainsky, P. Marijn Poortvliet,
Published in: Agricultural Systems, 176, 2019, Page(s) 102656, ISSN 0308-521X
Publisher: Applied Science Publishers
DOI: 10.1016/j.agsy.2019.102656