2nd Transnational Joint Call on Sustainable Crop Production

Basic Information

The ERA-Net SusCrop partners are pleased to announce the launch of a 2nd transnational Call in the field of sustainable crop production.

Network SusCrop
Website https://www.suscrop.eu/call-information/2nd-call
Aim of the joint call Following the Co-funded Call in 2018, this new joint call intends to support scientifically excellent transnational research, development and innovation projects that contribute to the improvement of sustainability (environmental, economic and societal) and resilience of crop production. In addition, the Call puts greater emphasis on how projects might contribute to food and nutritional security in the light of climate change.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 11/02/2020
Deadline Pre-Proposal 28/04/2020 Submitted proposal: 46
Deadline Full-Proposal 10/09/2020 Submitted proposal: 15
Evaluation End Date 01/12/2020 Successful proposal: 8 Proposals funded: 8
Is call co-funded? No
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 n/a

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Flanders Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Belgium National Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
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 German Research Foundation (DFG)
Latvia Latvian Academy of Agricultural and Forestry Sciences (LAAFS)
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)
Turkey 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
BRACE Barley Responses and Adaptation to Changing Environments 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 8
BioHortiTech Improved bio-inocula and living mulching technologies for in... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 6
BioProtect Target-specific RNA-based bioprotectants for sustainable cro... 01/07/2021 30/06/2024 4
C4FUTURE Fortifying and Enhancing Resilience in C4 Crops for Current ... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 6
CATCH-BNI Improved nitrogen use efficiency in agriculture by CATCH cro... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 5
ECOSOL Eco-friendly solutions for the integrated management of late... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 5
FruitFlow Predicting and tuning seasonal responses of apple and peach ... 01/06/2021 31/05/2024 8
RootsPlus Development of novel breeding technology for improved root s... 01/04/2021 31/03/2024 7