Land is an essential, finite resource. Let’s preserve it from urban development and ensure that farming practices contribute to protect the quality of the soil, water and ecosystems.READ MORE
Current land markets and policies come together to favour agro-industrial forms of farming and fuel land concentration. How can we secure land to ensure the development of agroecology in Europe?READ MORE
Within 10 years, half European farmers will retire. Currently, many retirements lead to farm closure and land concentration. How to facilitate farm succession and the entry of newcomers into farming?READ MORE
Mobilising communities to ensure that farmland is used and managed in a way that fulfils its essential contribution to food production, ecosystems and human life.READ MORE
How to ensure access to land for farmers in the EU
On 7 December, a conference co-organised by the European Economic and Social Committee, the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament and the Coalition "Hands on the Land“ to analyse the situation and discuss possible solutions.
Sign the call to protect European farmland
On 5 December, celebrate World Soil Day by signing the Call for specific EU regulations to protect European farmland. Sign today and join the movement to collet 1 million signatures!
First presentation of the Draft Report "State of play of farmland concentration in the EU"
On 5 December 2016, the Member of the European Parliament Maria Noichl (S&D, Germany) presents her draft report and draft recommendation "State of play of farmland concentration in the EU: how to facilitate the access to land for farmers" before the Agricultural Committee of the European Parliament.