EUROPEA – official!
Jul 26th 2018

During the meetings in Edinburgh (Oct 1992, GB) and Ettelbruck (Jan 1993, LU) the pioneers of EUROPEA formed and accepted the first Statutes of our network, and in the second half of 1993 the official recognition was enthusiastically awaited. On the very day of 28thSept 1993, the certifying Royal Decree and the EUROPEA Statutes were published in […]

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Valuable outcomes during the final LOASA project meeting
Jul 13th 2018

The impact is showing, wish for sustainability From June 12-16 the LOASA partners held their final transnational project meeting in Kokemäki, Finland. It was well hosted by SASKY College. The main outcomes of the meeting are as follows. We’ve worked on the recommendations for adjustments and optimization of the learning units and assessments, based on […]

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Minister of Rural Affairs of Estonia acknowledged top rural economics graduates
Jun 27th 2018

Minister of Rural Affairs of Estonia, Tarmo Tamm, acknowledged the top graduates of rural economics vocational schools, the Estonian University of Life Sciences and the agriculture and rural economy field at the Institute of Chemistry and Biotechnology of Tallinn University of Technology during today’s reception at the Ministry. The reception was held for the 20th time. […]

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Landscaping and Gastronomy in Tuscany

From Sunday the 17thto Saturday the 23rdof of June 2018, a group of 20 participants from Aeres University of Applied Sciences in Wageningen (Netherlands) was in Tuscany to attend a subject-specific study week. The group consisted of full-time and part-time students in Consumptive Technology, Garden & Landscape, Nutrition & Communication and Floral Design. The organization […]

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From Edinburgh to Ettelbruck and Tune
Jun 24th 2018

Following the remarkable success of the “May in Strasbourg” meeting, the French Ministry of Agriculture urged the organisers to continue cooperation on professional basis. So it happened that in October 1992 members of the COE (Comité d’organisation d’EUROPEA) travelled to Edinburgh (UK) to prepare the statutes, and with that, we were definitely on the way […]

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Spanish students designed a drone to combat the tiger mosquito!
May 30th 2018

Some students of La Malvesia Vocational School have developed a prototype drone to combat a common pest, the tiger mosquito, through biological control in order to reduce the application of chemical pesticides in the environment. First, we have had a training course which helped teachers and students to learn how to create a new drone. This […]

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Horses!
May 20th 2018

Let us introduce you to Alter VET Agricultural School, from Portugal. Located near the town of Alter do Chão, in beautiful Alentejo region, this school has a long relationship with agriculture, particularly with horse management. Last month, they held the “IV. Agricultural Fair of EPDRAC”, carried out in partnership with Alter do Chão Town Council […]

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Forestry contest with neighbours!
May 14th 2018

In Kaunas, Lithuania took place 54th Baltic forestry schools students contest. Kaunas Forestry and Environmental Engineering University of Applied Sciences organized the amazing and various competition. Five forestry skills were passed in the competition. The skills were combination shuffle, precision sawing, lowering, grinding and orientation on the forestry path. The first position in the whole contest gained Ralf Elfenbein […]

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EPAMAC no.1(!)

High above the magnificent city of Porto hidden in the mountains EPAMAC Green VET School – ranked no.1 (!) among the agricultural training centres in Portugal – is original, unique, nothing like you’d expect. It has a character and an irresistible charm just like the country, Portugal itself. Take the intricate network of highways from […]

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Skills Festival in Estonia
May 9th 2018

Skills Festival “Young Master” took place on 3rd and 4th of May 2018 in Tallinn. Among 31 different skills students from EUROPEA Estonia schools where competing in floristry and landscaping skills. Lots of different workshops and entertainment programs were arranged during the Skill Festival. Information about Estonian vocational schools and learning opportunities were presented to […]

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Back to Normandy!

FLASHBACK – 2018 EUROPEA Seminar FR/UK This time we will take you to two great sights that the EUROPEAns visited TOGETHER (!!) in April as part of our regular spring seminar 2018. The Mont Saint Michel Dam During the FR/UK Seminar this spring we had a chance to enjoy a guided tour to the dam […]

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