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 learn 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 publication of retail buying prices in AKI MPIS has started

To enhance agricultural and food market transparency at EU level, the price notification obligation has been expanded from the 1st of January 2021. In Hungary, the price notification obligation is fulfilled by the Market Price Information System (MPIS) of the AKI Institute of Agricultural Economics. According to the new European Union price notification obligation, the…

Kick-off of the FARMWELL H2020 project

FARMWELL is a Horizon 2020 Thematic Network that aims at identifying and making social innovations more accessible to address common social challenges and improve the wellbeing of farmers. The serious social challenges that farmers are facing – including mental health issues and depression, isolation, physical risks, stress caused by negative societal perceptions, challenges of farm…

A cooperation agreement has been signed between the Institute of Agricultural Economics and the Óbuda University

Institute of Agricultural Economics and Óbuda University signed a cooperation agreement, laying down the basis of common projects, tenders, applied research activity, professional networking and organisation of joint professional events. On 24th of February 2021, the Institute of Agricultural Economics signed a cooperation agreement with the Óbuda University aiming development of common projects, tenders, applied…