Czech minister of Agriculture mentions agroforestry as one of the tools to combat climate change

The Czech minister of Agriculture explicitly mentioned agroforestry systems as one of the tools to combat climate change in a press conference.

Miroslav Toman was addressing the journalists in a press conference of the National Draught Coalition, broadcasted by the Czech television.

“We also cooperate with experts from the Czech University of Life Sciences and the Academy of Sciences, where we prepare a new grant program – “Agroforestry“, which contributes to the improvement of landscape structure, to soil protection and to combat climate change. This program combines agricultural farming with target cultivation forest and fruit trees”, said the minister.

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