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Geographic scope: European
Type of Institution: Research InstituteLegal status: Private
Climate-relevant agricultural research
Climate change research in my institution / department is linked to agricultural research areas: Yes
Description of climate-relevant ag research: We are focused on relation of climate with precision farming
Main / core research areas: Monitoring of climate and climate change, Monitoring - Meteorological observations, Monitoring - Hydrological observations, Adaptation to climate change, Climate change mitigation, Impacts of climate change, CC in agricultural systems - arable land, cropping systems, CC in agricultural systems - land, soils and territory, CC in agricultural systems - water managementVery important research areas: Monitoring - Climatological services, Risks of present and future weather-driven disasters, Climate policies, CC in agricultural systems - agriculture greenhouse gas emissionsRelatively important areas: Monitoring - Emissions monitoring and reporting, CC in agricultural systems - forests, CC in agricultural systems - fisheries, CC in agricultural systems - hydroponicResearch level in your institution / department in the climate-related areas: Master or equivalent / ISCED 7, Doctoral or equivalent / ISCED 8, Post-doc
Number of researchers in climate-related areas: 10-50
Average yearly expenditure in your institution / department on climate change research in recent years (EUR): 50,000 - 100,000
Research focus: European applied researchCollaborations with other organizations: Industry, Civil society, Farmers, cooperatives and agricultural workers, Government, International Organizations, Regional Fora / regional bodies, Rural advisory services, SMEs, University / higher educationCollaborations with other countries: Austria, Czech Republic, Latvia
Successful projects: EUXDAT - European e-Infrastructure for Extreme Data Analytics in Sustainable Development SmartAgriHubs
Major needs of your institution / department to increase the impact of climate research: More resources
What is the current trend of interest in climate-related research in your institution?: Increasing: especially researchers are increasingly interested
What are your institution's plans regarding climate-related research?: Increasing it
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