Practice-led innovation supported by science and market-driven actors in the laying hen and other livestock sectors
HORIZON 2020 ISIB-02-2014 project, Grant no. 652638
WP4 leader: Professor Henry Buller, Exeter University, United Kingdom
The key objective WP4 is to develop and establish mechanisms for the promotion of practice driven innovation in sustainable laying hen production. This work-package will comparatively assess the capacity (including the resource, accessibility, legitimacy and connectivity potential) of the networks identified and developed in WP 2 and WP3 to promote and upscale practice-led innovation amongst practitioners and other food chain actors. The work package w ill enhance communication and interaction between the actors with a view to increasing the competence and capacity of the innovation support actors - in particular the advisory services.
The core tasks in this WP are: