The aim of the ERA-NET ICT-AGRI-FOOD initiative is to support the use of ICT in the development of European food systems to make them more sustainable and safe.

The ERA-NET ICT-AGRI-FOOD initiative is intended for the following target groups:

  • Enterprise (micro / small / medium / large),
  • research and disseminating knowledge institutions,
  • Groups of actors (consisting of enterprises and/or research and knowledge dissemination units).

The topics of the submitted projects should relate to at least one of the following two topics:

TOPIC 1 – Agri-food systems enabled by interconnected digital technologies that are more transparent to consumers, farmers and other stakeholders along the agri-food value chain

TOPIC 2 – Identify, address and remove barriers for adoption of ICT technologies in the agri-food systems

TOPIC 3 – Development and impact estimation (if applicable: evaluation) of data-driven reward and incentive systems to support sustainable and resilient farm management practices.


Date of the competition announcement: 02/05/2022

Start of the call for applications: 02/05/2022.

End of the call for applications: August 15, 2022 (1:00 PM CEST) Decision on granting funding: 30/11/2022