Call for applications – Organic farming innovation award (OFIA)






OFIAMThe call for the 3rd Organic Farming Innovation Award (OFIA) is open. You are invited to submit your own application or propose an innovator in the organic agriculture sector. The deadline for the application is 31 March 2017.  Winners receive a monetary prize (10,000 US$ for Grand Prize and 5,000 US$ for Science Prize). The award ceremony will be held at the 19th Organic World Congress in November 2017 in New Delhi.

The overall goal of OFIA is to contribute to solving problems and exploring potentials in order to increase effectiveness, efficiency and productivity of organic farming, improve viability for environment, plants, animals and human beings. The objective of OFIA is to regularly highlight outstanding innovations and to incentivize organic innovations among researchers, extension agents and practitioners.

To apply and for more information go to http://www.ifoam.bio/en/organic-farming-innovation-award-ofi