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The causes of food loss and food waste and ways to reduce them was discussed

On 25 November 2022, an event "Presentation of the causes of food losses and food waste in primary crop production and recommendations for their reduction" was held in the agricultural cooperative "Suvalkijos daržovės", established almost 10 years ago, in the village of Jokūboniai in Šakiai District. The event, which started...
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The third international meeting of the Erasmus+ FarmBox partners

On 19 October 2022, the third international meeting of the Erasmus+ FarmBox partners took place in Derijo, Spain, with the participation of representatives from five countries: the University of Padua (Italy), the OIKOS Institute (Italy), UptoEarth GmbH (Germany), the IKASTEGIA TXORIERRI Vocational Training School (Spain), and the Lithuanian Chamber of...
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HISTORIC ST. BARTHOLOMEW’S FAIR IS BACK!

Traditional St. Bartholomew’s Fair certificated as Lithuanian national heritage is revived for the 10th time with a great event reconstructing crafts, arts and guild traditions of the Late Medieval Ages and the Renaissance. The Fair will be held at Vilnius Town Hall square on the 26th–27th of August, 2022. Though...
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How is the Farmbox project going?

On the first of August, a online meeting of the Farmbox project partners took place, with the participation of representatives of the Chamber of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania (CARL). During the meeting the project partners UTE presented the first draft of the system architecture and the connections between...
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Dairy cattle farming and climate change

Dairy farms around the world are striving to ensure that farm profitability and climate change must go hand in hand. They are also looking responsibly at how to make more efficient use of existing resources, how to make better management decisions and how to protect the environment. Consumers also need...
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What is CSA Simulator?

The Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) simulator presents alternative scenarios for managing a farmland by describing current management practices and alternative future management scenarios. The tool addresses mainly future farmers, students, expert farmers, farmers’ associations and organizations that are interested to acquire CSA-related skills or to upskill their farming competences and to test them into...
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Farmers’ self-government leaders in 9 countries continue to show unity

The President of the Chamber of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania, Dr. Arūnas Svitojus, participated in the meeting of the leaders of the Farmers' Self-Government of the Three Seas Countries in Bratislava, Slovakia, from 31 March to 1 April, where they discussed the insights of the declaration on the...
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Dairy cattle farming and climate change

Dairy farms around the world are striving to ensure that farm profitability and climate change must go hand in hand. They are also looking responsibly at how to make more efficient use of existing resources, how to make better management decisions and how to protect the environment. Consumers also need...
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AgriFood Forum 2021

„I am honored to announce that I will be the keynote speaker at the largest  AgriFood Forum 2021  in the Baltic States organized by AgriFood Lithuania DIH", - President of the Chamber of Agriculture of the Republic of Lithuania dr. Arūnas Svitojus. Please register and watch the form for free!...
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The common goal is sustainable farming and economic viability

President of the Chamber of Agriculture dr. Arūnas Svitojus, who participated in the working groups of the ongoing HORIZON 2020 project R4D, which took place in Luxembourg and Belgium, notes that in order to contribute to the Green Course goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in agriculture, special attention should...
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