Scientific themes

Eco-efficiency of leys in farming systems:

Resource of grasslands for producing forage

Novel usage of grassland in future management systems

Quality, feasibility and processing of green leys +biomass (composts, proteins etc.)

Biodiversity and other ecosystem services:

Biodiversity for ecological restoration and contribution to agricultural production

Implementation of   grassland   management   practices   to  increase   carbon uptake

Ecosystem services as nutrient provision

Multi-species swards and intercrops for crop rotations benefits

Management options of multispecies swards in crop rotation

Grass and legumes breeding for sustainable system management

Knowledge, innovation and farmers experience