Section 1 Call 2020 - Farming Systems (B)

Basic Information

The Mediterranean’s population will reach 560 million people in 2030; the demand for meat as animal products is set to climb steeply as the population increases. It is urgently needed to transform the livestock production systems into more sustainable ones respecting the environment and meeting the expectations of consumers and citizens, while providing a fair income and good working conditions to producers.

Network PRIMA
Aim of the joint call Topic 1.2.1-2020 Genetic conservation and animal feeds. Sub-topic B) Alternative animal feeds (IA). The aim of the call is to identify new alternative feeds.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 11/02/2020
Deadline Pre-Proposal 06/05/2020 Submitted proposal: 27
Deadline Full-Proposal 22/09/2020 Submitted proposal: 9
Evaluation End Date n/a Successful proposal: 3 Proposals funded: 3
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
Type of research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
NEWFEED Turn food industry by-products into secondary feedstuffs via... 14
SURFOLY SUstainable Ruminants Feed with OLive pomace and polYphenols... 5
SUSTAvianFEED Alternative animal feeds in Mediterranean poultry breeds to ... 8