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EPOS Project finished!

Our EPOS Project is finished now! Final report has been submitted & we are awaiting results of project evaluation. However, the end of the project does not mean that we stopped using the EPOS results, that we forgot about the great EPOS-Friends & that we stopped promoting & implementing innovative education tools developed in the …

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3rd EPOS meeting is approaching!

All EPOS partners will meet up in Madrid on 16th-19th March 2016 to discuss project results & to start the last phase of the project – preparations for the EPOS conference. See you in Madrid! Many thanks for Teresa Briz for organising the meeting.

Problem Solving Projects in EPOS

We have succesfully started the Problem Solving Projects in EPOS. Students from each of the participating universities are currently working with stakeholders representing organic sector in their countries trying to help them solve their ongoing problems, develop new products or/and offer a succesful marketing tools to strenghten their position on the market. This projects help …

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Organic labour market needs – initial report is coming soon

EPOS consortium asked more than 500 organic labour market representatives (producers, processors, educators, retailers, wholesellers, public sector representatives etc.) in 7 countries for their opinion about current system of higher education as well as their expectations towards the university graduates. Initial results will be shorly published in the EPOS website. Researchers are working on the …

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EPOS summer course – it was great!

EPOS Summer course took place in Warsaw and Brodnicki Landscape Park on 25th July-8th August 2015. 45 students from 7 countries and an international group of 15 lecturers spent two weeks learning a lot about organic sector, exchanging experience, visiting organic farms and organic processors and having a lot of fun. Hope we all will …

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Organic Summer Course in Warsaw is approaching!

Watch out! The best summer course ever in the subject of Organic Food Production Chain is going to be organised within EPOS Erasmus+ project in Warsaw in July-August 2015. More than 40 students from 7 EU countries will spend two weeks learning about organic production, processing, organic food quality & health impact, marketing, environmental aspects …

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2nd EPOS meeting took place in Warsaw

Project Coordinators were hosting the second EPOS meeting at Warsaw University of Life Sciences on 26-27th February 2015. 15 persons from 7 universities come to report the current state of the project & to discuss the next stages. The main actions/topics of the meeting included: Presentation & discussion of the current status of the project …

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EPOS Kick-off meeting in Witzenhausen

EPOS Kick-off meeting took place in Witzenhausen on 6-8 November 2014. After warm invitation by the host, prof. Peter von Fragstein und Niemsdorff, Project Coordinator presented the aims and work programme of the project as well as general rules of Erasmus+ strategic partnerships. Representatives of 7 participating universities spent two days discussing the best strategies …

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