The key steps

07 September 2022

In order to close this action-packed day of September 07, 2022, the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne leaflet is now available for reading and downloading on the website, in the tab Press.

07 September 2022

The Conservatoire d'espaces naturels d'Occitanie is launching a call for tenders for the purchase of various agricultural equipment and supplies.

The objective is to allow the Civil Society of Agricultural Exploitation created within the framework of the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne, to carry out the missions entrusted to it, in particular:

  • Mowing, harvesting, transporting and storing grass,
  • Harvesting, sorting, transportation, storage and sowing of seeds,
  • Storage of agricultural equipment and supplies,
  • The skidding of ligneous trees by animal traction and the crushing of ligneous trees,
  • The closing pose.

The consultation of documents and the response to the call for tenders are carried out on the dedicated platform:

The call for tenders is open until October 21, 2022.

07, 08 & 09 September 2022

Participation of the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne in the National Conference on Biodiversity in Besançon. The project was represented by the Conservatoire d'espaces naturels d'Occitanie and the Fédération des conservatoires d'espaces naturels, the latter of which led several thematic workshops:

  • Workshop B4 "How to reconcile management of tree heritage and bats?" »
  • The C3 workshop “Resilience and adaptation to climate change”
  • Workshop D4 "How to mobilize the younger generation in favor of diversity at the local level"
  • The G3 workshop "Land strategies: a necessary coordination of actors".
July 2022

Signing of an agreement with ENSAT Toulouse in order to help adapting agricultural practices to increase the biodiversity of farms. This partnership was naturally initiated thanks to the common interests and objectives of preserving biodiversity.

28 June 2022

First meeting for the final choice of the 60 farms that will be part of the project. These 60 farms will be accompanied by a socio-economic and agro-ecological diagnosis in order to determine the biodiversity present on their plots and define management actions.

16 June 2022
Domaine de Lastronques - LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne - Diagnostic croisé

First implementation of the cross-diagnosis of farms at the Domaine de Lastronques in Ariège. We discussed about the expectations, needs and constraints of the farmers in socio-economic terms and we identified the agro-ecological infrastructures (hedges, alignment of trees, wetlands, etc.) as well as the species and existing habitats in order to propose adequate management of the farm which takes biodiversity into account.

Presence of members of CEN Occitanie, ANA-CEN Ariège, SOLAGRO and Terre de Liens Midi-Pyrénées.

21 April 2022

Collective meeting organized by the associated partner SOLAGRO, in order to present the work carried out on the development of the cross-diagnosis of the farms and to discuss the issues and the realization of it.

07 April 2022
Jardin du Girou Avril 2022 Bénéficiaires associés

Visit of Maud Latruberce, NEEMO company, in charge of monitoring LIFE projects and communication on the LIFE program. This day rich in exchanges ended with a visit to one of the participating farms in the project, the Jardins du Girou, located in Gragnague (31):

31 March 2022

Launch of the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne website. The website is an eco-designed site that respects environmental values ​​and focuses the user experience at the heart of concerns. Information becomes easier to find.

1 March 2022

Arrival of Hélène Louis, administrative and financial assistant for LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne. Hélène is responsible for the administrative and financial monitoring of the project with associated beneficiaries and co-financiers.

21 February 2022

Recruitment of Gaëlle Vives, as Project Manager Biodiversity & Territorial Development for the Lot, at Terre de Liens Midi-Pyrénées to follow the project.

14 February 2022

Approval of the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne logo. The colours of the logo represent the two environments, natural (in green) and agricultural (in brown), which live in harmony with each other. The hug between the two hands also recalls this union. The plants represent the different places where they can be found: the fritillary is found in the natural landscapes of Occitanie, the wheat spike in the agricultural areas and the poppy acts as an interface between the natural and agricultural environments. They are also intertwined to show the union effect. The dragonfly and the butterfly recall the fauna to be protected, in particular the odonates which are highly threatened and are in the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne project's programme.

21 January 2022

First collective meeting to build the cross-diagnostic tool, led by our associated beneficiary, SOLAGRO.

13 January 2022

Arrival of Mathilde Cassé, communications officer for the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne project. Mathilde is responsible for developing the strategy and communication tools dedicated to the project.

9 December 2021

Kick-off meeting with associated beneficiaries and SAFER. This meeting took place in the community of Comigne (in Aude). Its purpose was to discuss the common organisation, to initiate the first actions and to exchange on the project and get to know each other better.

25 November 2021

Presentation of the LIFE project Biodiv'Paysanne during the event "The LIFE20 Welcome Meeting Thematic Session" by videoconference. This event provides an opportunity to present and discuss with other approved LIFE projects and to create an exchange with LIFE project co-ordinating partners in other European countries.

15 October 2021

Approval of the LIFE Biodiv'Paysanne project by the European Commission.