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Biennial conference European Seminar on Extension & Education

The biennial conference European Seminar on Extension & Education was held in Toulouse - 10-13 July 2023. This 26th ESEE which gathers scholars, advisors, and educators, was titled Sustainability transitions of agriculture and the transformation of education and advisory services: convergence or divergence? A number of the themes had some relevance to OFE, these included Digitalization in agriculture, and the effects of digital technology on the practices, actors and organization of advice and education. Learning for innovation and resilience, specifically learning amongst the farming and advisory community including approaches, tools, and methodologies appropriate for collaborative, participative and transdisciplinary learning. A number of papers discussed farmer-led approaches to problem solving at the farm level. A book of extended abstracts will soon be available here.