AGRIDEA is the Swiss agricultural extension centre for cantonal extension services and any organisation active in agriculture and home economics. As a competence centre for the preparation, exchange and dissemination of practice and research knowledge and know-how, AGRIDEA networks women and men in agriculture and rural areas. While creating the linkage and communication funnel, between science and farming, AGRIDEA is the partner of choice in working groups or projects in which various actors exchange experiences and wish to achieve common goals. Promoting their philosophy of efficient and sustainable agriculture and a dynamic rural area. AGRIDEA also contributes to the production of quality food and the creation of a valuable living space. Both on the European and global levels, AGRIDEA has developed a broad network of links with agricultural training bodies or actors involved in agricultural policy.