LEAF Marque Summit Points Way Forward for Sustainable Farming

March 27, 2018

The importance of assurance systems in delivering meaningful improvements for farmers and the environment, the positive impact of the LEAF Marque and the need for the supply chain to better communicate to consumers what sustainable farming is all about. These were the key messages from the LEAF Marque Summit which took place on the 22nd March 2018. Read more …

LEAF Marque Goes from Strength to Strength

March 22, 2018

At a time when consumers, the food and farming industry and government, both at home and abroad, are focusing more than ever on environmental issues, LEAF’s latest Global Impacts Report has once again revealed the substantial progress being made in delivering more sustainable farming through LEAF Marque certification. Read more …

EISA “at a glance” 2017

Brief Annual Report published

Our two pages Annual Report provides insights into the organisation “at a glance”. Anyone who wants to know more is invited to explore our website, follow EISA on twitter (@SustAgriculture) or contact either our Policy Officer Martijn Buijsse or our Technical Director Andreas Frangenberg. Contact details are provided here: Read more …

Sustainability in the AgCommodity Business: Understanding the pull-and-push dynamics

January 2018

Contribution of EISA’s Policy Officer Martijn Buijsse as guest author in the Miller Magazine

“Within agricultural policies and societal perception of agriculture in the European Union, Paris Agreement, UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Cork 2.0 declaration are key sustainability pillars for future agricultural policies of the EU. A historical change also becomes visible in the fact that elements affecting sustainable development of agriculture increasingly … (read more)

EPRUMA shows progress in delivering commitments to the responsible use of veterinary medicines

Brussels, 14 December 2017:

EPRUMA recently presented ongoing activities to promote the responsible use of veterinary medicines at the European Parliament in Brussels. In a meeting hosted by Françoise Grossetête, a leading member of the European Parliament in animal health matters, EPRUMA emphasised … read more

Agriculture in Transition

EISA’s Policy Officer Martijn Buijsse discusses some of the issues facing sustainable agriculture in Europe

In an interview with Pan European Networks EISA’s policy officer, Martijn Buijsse, explains some of the issues facing sustainable European agriculture, including issues in the regulatory environment and challenges in moving innovative new technologies to the marketplace. Read more …