Focus areas for the 2022 Open call (application period Sept 1-30, 2022)
A sustainable agriculture sector of the future is the key to a sustainable and productive food system. The road ahead is full of possibilities and challenges which cannot be acheieved or overcome alone. Right now the need for collaboration is greater than ever. That is why Lantmännen Research Foundation in 2022 will award up to SEK 25 million to research building new knowledge and innovation.
The Foundation’s priorities for 2022 are presented in detail in call texts for each the three foundation focus areas: Agriculture & Machinery, Food & Health and Bioenergy & Green materials. Find the call texts by clicking the links below.
We welcome submissions for project ideas during the application period of Sept 1-30th (deadline Sept 30th, 2pm).
Final funding decisions are announced in December.
Agriculture & Machinery
Together towards the farming of the future. The goal is to support the development of profitable and environmentally sustainable agriculture. Ongoing climate changes and a turbulent world situation emphasize the need for a well-functioning agriculture sector encompassing both crop and animal production.
Food & Health
Together forwards to the foods of the future and a sustainable food system. The aim of the call Food and Health is to generate new knowledge that can be used in the development of future foods and ingredients from grains or other plant-based raw materials. The scope of the research area encompasses the entire chain, from raw materials to consumption.
"Research is a possibility to expand and increase knowledge that can be utilized in the journey towards a more sustainable development, from field to fork."