Farm Well, a story about farm life today

Being a farmer today is not easy. In the framework of the H2020 FARMWELL project a touching short film was created about farmers and farmer families by the New Heroes creative company. The agricultural sector is worldwide rapidly changing. Thus, farmers today face many challenges – both mentally and physically. But there are also new…

Cost, income and financial results – Hungarian FADN reports

We proudly present our new reports about agricultural products and farms data. Both contain time series data that are updated annually. The first interactive visualization is focusing on the main agricultural products and their cost-structures as well as cost and price trends, yields, margins, and total outputs. The second report shows financial and income data…

Students have learned to cooperate

In the framework of the YOUCooperATE (Youth Cooperation for Agricultural Renewal through Education) project implemented in partnership with five countries (Bulgaria, Latvia, Hungary, Italy, Romania), the Institute of Agricultural Economics teamed up with teachers and students of three agricultural vocational training institutions coordinated by the Ministry of Agriculture. In the spring semester of the 2021…

Kick-off Meeting of LivestockSense project

The kick-off meeting of the two-year long international R&D project “LivestockSense: Enhancing environmental sustainability of livestock farms by removing barriers for adopting ICT technologies” was held online on the 13th of July 2021. The highly successful international event, organized by AKI Institute of Agricultural Economics, was attended by 23 scientists and experts from 9 leading…

”LivestockSense”: the applicability of digital technologies in livestock farming

The Institute of Agricultural Economics (AKI) is going to participate in a two-year-long project, „Enhancing environmental sustainability of livestock farms by removing barriers for adopting ICT technologies (LivestockSense)”, funded by ERA-NET COFUND ICT-AGRI-FOOD and National Research, Development and Innovation Fund. The project will assess the acceptance and applicability of information and communication technology (ICT) based…

The FLINT project is one of the establishing projects of the Farm Sustainability Data Network

A conference on “Development of information systems and data management practices for CAP evaluation” was organized by the ENRD between 16th and 17th of March. The Sen4CAP (Sentinels for Common Agricultural Policy) project was presented on the event. The project is implemented under the auspices of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development,…