Latest News

The UEAA Steering Committee meets in Brussels on 28 September 2017. The Committee will then meet with  the EU  Commissioner for Agriculture Ph Hogan. The point of discussion will concern the new C A P.

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A note from the Chairman of the UEAA Agricultural Education commission

The UEAA new commission: “agricultural education”. A step report from the Chairman , JP BASTIE, have a look on this page.

NB. Registered Members of the UEAA will receive a special questionnaire from the chairperson, JP Bastié, of  this Commission, make sure you have had a look.

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News from the European Commission

Very interesting note on new techniques in agricultural biotechnology, have a look on the Activities/News page on this very site : 3 6 17

The full article of Paul Brassley  given at the UEAA meeting in Paris (12 October 2016) is now on this web site.

Brassley P.2017. The impact of agricultural science 1850-2016 : a gentleman’s amusement to the saviour of the world?

Have a look on the Activities/News page on this very site : 9 5 17

Most interesting  book from the World Organisation of Animal Health (OIE), just released : “Poor livestock producers, the environment and the paradoxes of development policies” by Dr J P Pradère.

see the Activities/News page on this very site. 11 4 17

Latest news  from the UEAA Chairperson of the Electronic Working Group about the new UEAA commission: “agricultural education

This concerns all the UEAA members, please have a look and respond; see Activities/News page on this very site.

Invitation from the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences in Ukraine to the International Scientific Conference «Genomics and Biochemistry of agricultural crops» that will be held on September 12, 2017 in Odessa (Ukr.) 

For details, please check in  the Activities/coming events/Activities by member Academies page. If interested, please have a look .

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News from Italy : Accademia dei Georgofili’s Opening Ceremony of the 264th Academic Year

On Friday April 7th 2017 at 10.30 am, has taken place the Opening Ceremony of the 264th Academic Year in the Salone dei Cinquecento at Palazzo Vecchio (Firenze).

After the Mayor’s greetings and the President’s report,  Mr. Phil Hogan, European Commissioner of Agriculture and Rural Development has delivered a speech. During the Ceremony, diplomas have been delivered to new Ordinary and Corresponding Foreign, Emeritus ad Honorary Members; the “Antico Fattore” Prize and “Prosperitati Publicae Augendae” Prize were also awarded to winners. (http://www.georgofili.it/detail.asp?IDN=1654).




From the  Steering Committee members to all UEAA members and friends – 3 1 2017.


Latest note from our colleague Jacques Brulhet (France)  : “Marshalling knowledge in the service of development“, read it in the “Activities/Comments from UEAA members” section of this web site.

(3 1 2017)

Thanks to our colleague Tomas Garcia Azcarate (Spain) who wishes to share with us one of his latest notes, have a look at the section Activities/Comments from UEAA members. It is entitled:

My capsules of the PAC: About the scientific enlightened despotism

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 To all members

A note from the Chairperson of the Electronic Working Group about the new UEAA commission: “agricultural education”.

Check in the  Activities/News/ section  on this web site

Please have a look and respond to make this EWG alive aiming at producing some interesting concepts.

10 December 2016


Latest news: The UEAA has a new President succeeding to Professor V Podraszky (Czech Republic), his name is Professor Michel Thibier, from France. He was nominated President on the 11th October at the 9th General Assembly of UEAA in Paris.

Professor M Thibier, DVM, Dr ès Sciences
Paris, 12 October 2016

The great success of the UEAA meetings in Paris (11 – 13 October 2016)

The Scientific colloquium of the UEAA, Paris, 12 October 2016 has taken place back to back to the 9th General Assembly of the UEAA held on 11 October 2016 in Paris . In addition, there was the possibility for the attendees to participate to a tour in the region of Champagne on 13 October 2016 which was organized by the Académie d’Agriculture de France.

You will find the note of Introduction to the Colloquium and the Abtract book of the Colloquium in the section Activities/News/organized by the UEAA
The minutes of the two steering committee meetings and those of the General Assembly are posted in the section Governance/ General Assembly and Steering Committee.

During the G A, two resolutions were passed: one on the Position of the UEAA – approved by the Board – on the regulation of targeted mutagenesis in Plant Breeding and one on the creation of a UEAA Commission “Technical Agricultural Education”.

You will find them here attached

President M Thibier

12 October 2016

 Professor V Podraszky Past President of the UEAA receives the medal of the Académie d’Agriculture de France from Dr G Tendron, secrétaire perpétuel de l’Académie d’Agriculture de France.
Professor V Podraszky

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See here below the document published by the French Academies of Agriculture and of Technology in Paris on July 7  2016.

The french opinion on targeted mutagenesis

European and global research organizations call upon the European Parliament to encourage society to respect independent science advice and to condemn physical attacks on scientists

A letter to the President of the European Parliament, Mr Martin Schulz (Brussels, 01/07/2016)

Read more …….


Dear colleagues

Welcome to the new

Union of European Academies for Science applied to Agriculture, Food and Nature

web site

This new web site has been performed under the technical expertise of a Czech company by the name of e-fractal and we thank them very much for this achievement.

This was undertaken under the responsibility of the Czech Academy of Agriculture (CAAS) ,currently President of the UEAA. Many thanks to Professor Vilem Podraszky and to Ing Vaclav Hruby, secretary of the CAAS and their colleagues. This would not have possible without the financial help of the Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry, thanks to the past president Dr Kerstin Niblaeus and her collaborator Mr Magnus Stark.

This new web site illustrates the revival of this

Union of European Academies for science applied to Agriculture, food and nature.

We, the current Presidency (CAAS), and the Vice Presidency (France, AAF) will make every effort to keep up with this new web site and bring some relevant information on a regular basis.

Best wishes to this new web site.


Professeur Honoraire Michel Thibier

Vice President of the UEAA



Upcoming Conferences 

The 10th General Assembly will take place in 2018, in Florence (Italy)

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Previous Conferences

9th General Assembly of UEAA

11th-13th  October 2016 in Paris, FRANCE

Scientific colloquium of the UEAA, Paris, 12 October 2016, 

Science in agriculture: historical perspectives and prospective insights

Chairman : Professor Michel Thibier

see the “Governance” and “Past activities of the UEAA members” sections of this web site

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8th General Assembly of UEAA_DSC0077

18th-19th  September 2014, in Prague, Czech Republic

Utilization of GMO in Agriculture”

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7th General Assembly of UEAA

 5 October 2012, in Stockholm, Sweden

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