Land and Soil Management Award

About the Award

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How to apply?

The call for application will be open from October 17, 2022. You need to send the filled-out application form latest on January 15, 2023.

 The award is bestowed to the winner every year during the Forum for the Future of Agriculture.

Please note: the application should preferably be filled out in English. If the application chooses another language a well-structured English summary of the project should be enclosed. Submit your project via e-mail to the Award Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and share your success! 

 

Application Form 2022/2023 edition Download HERE

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Prize winner 2021/2022

Geographical  Institute,Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth  Sciences from Hungary with the project "Improving soil aggregation for soil protection, soil improvement, proper water management, carbon storage and food safety".
More information about the Institute here โžก๏ธ www.csfk.org
 


The Jury awarded also two Diploma of Recognition
(in alphabetical order):
- Gut&Bösel for "Keyline Agroforestry" (Germany) project
More information: www.gutundboesel.org

- Lo Biais al Maset, Chemin du séminaire du Roc, Albi (France) with the project "Fight against the erosion of soils and preservation of agricultural biodiversity through the implementation of adapted and innovative practices by a pedagogical   approach and sustainability of the actions"
 More information: www.chasse-nature-occitanie.fr/tarn/ 

 

All prize winners and diplomas of recognition

 

Year

Project name

Location

Name of applicant

2021/2022

Improving soil aggregation for soil protection, soil improvement, proper water management, carbon storage and food safety"

Hungary

Geographical  Institute,Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth  Sciences

2020/2021

Improving soil biodiversity and humus content for better soil fertility and climate

Slovenia

Zvone ฤŒerneliฤ, Farm ฤŒerneliฤ

Diploma of Recognition: Zukunft Erde – humus formation program 

Austria

RWA

Diploma of Recognition: The Land and Soil Management at the Petr Marada ฬs Ecofarm

Czech republic

Petr Marada

Diploma of Recognition: Carbon Action

Finland

Baltic Sea Action Group (BSAG)

Diploma of Recognition: La Junquera: fighting land degradation with regenerative practices in South Spain

Spain

Alfonso Chico de Guzman

2019/2020

ORTO 2.0

Italy 

Lorenzo Artibani

Diploma of Recognition: a research and demonstration agroforestry experimental site in Ramecourt 

Northern France

Antione Dequidt & partners

2018/2019

GROW Observatory

UK

GROW Observatory

Special Recognition for Breakthrough in Soil Technology for Precision Nutrient Management by near-infrared spectroscopy

Germany

John Deere GmbH&Co. KG

2017/2018

Preservation of soil health and fertility by implementing new concepts of land management

Bulgaria

Galina Dimitrova Peycheva-Miteva

Diploma of Recognition: Holistic Management Regenerating Agricultural Soils

Zimbabwe

Africa Centre for Holistic Management

2016/2017

Healthy Soil for Healthy Food

Austria

59 Austrian farmers, SPAR and WWF Austria

2015/2016

Creating new land and soil management opportunities under Mediterranean soil and climatic limitations

Portugal

Portalimpex, Lda

2014/2015

Soil Regeneration at West Woodhay Farms

UK

West Woodhay Farms

2013/2014

The Pontbren Project

Wales

Pontbren Farmers Group

2012/2013

Global approach for a sustainable agroecosystem

France

E.A.R.L. LEFEBVRE

2011/2012

Certified course “soil practitioner” for crop and grassland farmers

Austria

Bio Austria (group of farmers)

2010/2011

The Land Stewardship Network

Spain

Jordi Pietx

2009/2010

Little things mean a lot

Iceland

Erlendur Björnsson

2008/2009

Jistebnice Highlands

Cch Republic

Jana Madฤ›rová

 

 

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