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Wednesday, 30 Nov 2022, 04:47
Site: OpenLearn Create
Course: Creating innovative agricultural advisory services through a Living Lab (AgriLink Living Labs)
Glossary: Glossary
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Agricultural advisor

Provides services for a variety of clients such as farmers, feed companies, landowners, agricultural manufacturers and businesses, and many others by gathering, reviewing, reporting and making recommendations based on their findings to help increase yields, improve efficiency and reduce losses. 

Agri-environment schemes

Provide funding to farmers and land managers to farm in a way that supports biodiversity, enhances the landscape, and improves the quality of water, air and soil.

AKIS

(Agricultural Knowledge and Innovation System): The collection of agricultural information providers, the flows of information between them, and the institutions regulating these relations.