1st Transnational Joint Call on Sustainable Crop Production

Basic Information

Network SusCrop
Website https://www.submission.suscrop.eu
Aim of the joint call The aim of the Call is to support scientifically excellent transnational research, development and innovation projects that contribute to the improvement of sustainability and resilience of crop production. The submitted proposals must be multidisciplinary and should address at least one topic.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 15/01/2018
Deadline Pre-Proposal 04/04/2018 Submitted proposal: 88
Deadline Full-Proposal 31/08/2018 Submitted proposal: 26
Evaluation End Date 15/12/2018 Successful proposal: 13 Proposals funded: 13
Is call co-funded? Yes
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Food, agriculture and fisheries
Type of research n/a
Target groups n/a
Participating networks

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Austria Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management (BMLFUW)
Belgium National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
Canada Agriculture and AgriFood Canada (AAFC)
Denmark Danish Ministry of the Environment and Food (MFVM)
Estonia Estonian Science Foundation (ETAG)
Estonia Ministry of Rural Affairs (MEM)
Finland Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MMM)
France National Research Agency (ANR)
Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Germany German Research Foundation (DFG)
Germany Project Management Juelich / Research Centre Juelich (PTJ/FZJ)
Hungary Ministry of Agriculture (FM)
Ireland Agriculture and Food Development Authority (Teagasc)
Italy Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)
Latvia Latvian Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences (LAAFS)
Netherlands Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO)
Norway Research Council of Norway (RCN)
Poland National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR)
Romania Executive Agency for Higher Education, Research, Development and Innovation Funding (UEFISCDI)
Spain Centre for the Development of Industrial Technology (CDTI)
Spain Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO)
Türkiye The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)
United Kingdom Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
AC.DC-weeds Applying and Combining Disturbance and Competition for an a... 01/04/2019 31/03/2022 7
BARISTA Advanced tools for breeding BARley for Intensive and SusTain... 12
DIFFUGAT Diploid Inbreds For Fixation, and Unreduced GAmetes for Tetr... 5
LegumeGap Increasing productivity and sustainability of European plant... 01/04/2019 30/06/2022 10
NETFIB Valorization of fibres from nettle grown on marginal lands i... 01/01/2019 31/12/2021 8
PROSTRIG Delivering novel maize genotypes with improved resilience an... 03/06/2019 03/06/2022 3
ProFaba Developing improved Vicia faba breeding practices and variet... 01/04/2019 31/03/2022 11
ROOT Resilience to salinity in tomato 6
RYE-SUS Development of lodging-resistant and climate-smart rye – a c... 01/07/2019 30/06/2022 11
SOLNUE Tomato and eggplant nitrogen utilization efficiency in Medit... 4
SUSCAP Developing resilience and tolerance of crop resource use eff... 03/06/2019 31/03/2022 8
WheatSustain Knowldege-driven genomic predictions for sustainable disease... 01/04/2019 11
potatoMETAbiome Harnessing the potato-microbiome interactions for developmen... 9