Forthcoming EGF Events

EGF-Eucarpia 2019
Joint EGF-EUCARPIA Symposium 2019 on “Improving sown grasslands through breeding and management”

EGF2020
28th EGF General Meeting 2020 on "Meeting the future demands for grassland production"

Recent Events

17-21 June 2018, Cork, Ireland
EGF2018 – 27th EGF General Meeting “Sustainable Meat and Milk Production from Grasslands”
Dr Michael O’Donovan (Chair)
Head of Grassland Science,
Animal and Grassland Innovation Centre,
Teagasc, Moorepark, Fermoy
Co Cork, Ireland
E-mail  Michael.ODonovan(at)teagasc.ie
Website  www.egf2018.com

7-10 May 2017, Alghero, Sardinia, Italy
EGF2017 – 19th EGF Symposium “Grassland resources for extensive farming systems in marginal lands: major drivers and future scenarios "
Dr Antonello Franca (Chair)
CNR-ISPAAM Sezione di Sassari
Traversa la Crucca, 3 – Reg. Li Punti
07100 Sassari, Sardinia, Italy
E-mail egf2017(at)ispaam.cnr.it  
Website www.egf2017.org   

4-8 September 2016, Trondheim, Norway
EGF2016 - 26th EGF General Meeting “The Multiple Roles of Grassland in the European Bioeconomy"
Dr Lars Nesheim (Chair)
NIBIO - Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research
Vinnavegen 387512 Stjørdal, Norway
E-mail egf2016(at)nibio.no
Website www.egf2016.no

14-17 June 2015, Wageningen, The Netherlands
EGF2015 - 18th EGF Symposium on “Grassland and forages in high output dairy farming systems"
Marcia Stienezen (Chair)
Wageningen UR Livestock Research
PO Box 338
56700 AH Wageningen, The Netherlands
E-mail info(at)egf2015.nl
Website www.egf2015.nl

7-11 September 2014, Aberystwyth, Wales UK
EGF2014 - 25th EGF General Meeting on “EGF at 50: the future of European grasslands”
Dr Athole Marshall
Aberystwyth University
Penbryn
Penglais Campus
Aberystwyth SY23 3BY
Wales, UK
E-mail thm(at)aber.ac.uk
Website www.egf2014.org

23-26 June 2013, Akureyri, Iceland
EGF2013 - 17th EGF Symposium on “The Role of Grasslands in a Green Future - Threats and perspectives in less favoured areas"
Dr Áslaug Helgadóttir
Agricultural University of Iceland
Hvanneyri
IS-311 Borgarnes, ICELAND
E-mail aslaug(at)lbhi.is
Website www.egf2013.is 

3-7 June 2012, Lublin, Poland
EGF2012 - 24th EGF General Meeting 2012 on “Grassland – a European Resource?”
Dr. Mariusz Kulik
University of Life Sciences in Lublin
Department of Grassland and Landscape Forming
Akademicka 13
20–950 Lublin, Poland
E-mail mariusz.kulik(at)up.lublin.pl www.egf2012.pl
Website www.egf2012.pl

28-31 August 2011, Raumberg-Gumpenstein, Austria
EGF2011 – 16th EGF Symposium 2011 on "Grassland farming and land management systems in mountainous regions"
Dr. Erich M. Pötsch
AREC Raumberg-Gumpenstein
Raumberg 38
A-8952 Irdning, Austria
E-mail  secretariat(at)egf2011.at
Phone +43 3682 22451 315 Phone 

30 August - 2 September 2010, Kiel, Germany
EGF2010 – 23rd EGF General Meeting on “Grasslands in a changing world”
Prof. Dr. Johannes Isselstein
University of Goettingen
Department of Crop Science
Von-Siebold-Strasse 8
DE-37075 Goettingen
Phone +49 551 3922253
E-Mail jissels(at)gwdg.de
Website www.egf2010.de  

7-9 September 2009, Brno, Czech Republic
EGF2009 – 15th EGF Symposium on “Alternative functions of grassland”
Dr. Tomas Vymyslicky
Secretary of Organising Committee
Research Institute for Fodder Crops Ltd. Troubsko
Zahradni 1,
CZ-664 41 Troubsko
Czech Republic
E-mail secretariat(at)egf2009.cz
Website www.egf2009.cz

9-12 June, Uppsala, Sweden
EGF2008 - 22nd EGF General Meeting on “Biodiversity and animal feed – future challenges for grassland production”
EGF2008 / General Secretary
Nilla Nilsdotter-Linde
SLU, Box 7043
SE-750 07 Uppsala, Sweden
E-mail org.committee(at)egf2008.se
Website www.egf2008.se

3-5 September 2007, Gent, Belgium
EGF2007 - 14th Symposium on “Permanent and temporary grassland: plant, environment, economy”
ILVO-Unit Plant
Burg. Van Gansberghelaan 109 box 1
B-9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
E-mail alex.devliegher(at)ilvo.vlaanderen.be

3-6 April 2006, Badajoz, Spain
EGF2006 - 21st General Meeting on “Sustainable grassland productivity
Juan Piñeiro
E-mail juan.pineiro.andion(at)xunta.es

29-31 August 2005, Tartu, Estonia
EGF2005 - 13th Symposium on “Integrating biodiversity and efficient grassland farming”
Organising Committee EGF2005
c/o Dr. Are Selge
Estonian Agricultural University
Department of Grassland Science and Botany, Tartu, Estonia
E-mail ares(at)eau.ee

21-24 June 2004, Luzern, Switzerland
EGF2004 - 20th General Meeting on “Land Use Systems in Grassland Dominated Regions”
Willy Kessler, c/o AGFF
Reckenholzstrasse 191
CH-8046 Zurich, Switzerland
E-mail agff(at)agroscope.admin.ch
Website www.egf2004.ch