Institute for Rural Development Research

at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University of Frankfurt/Main

News

Ensuring the relevance of research results through the exchange of experts

On October 24th, 2019, the BioFinance expert workshop "Alternative financing in ecological agriculture and food industry - which models are suitable...

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Strengthening urban agriculture - "CityZen" launches in five European regions

The Interreg project "CityZen" has taken up the cause of promoting urban agriculture among political decision-makers as a motor for economic and...

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Ideas on the strategy of the nature park plan for the Bergstraße-Odenwald Geo-Nature Park

The development of the nature park plan for the UNESCO Geo-Nature Park Bergstraße-Odenwald went into the next round on Monday, September 09, 2019....

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Multifunctional agriculture of great importance to young farmers

The potentials, limits and challenges of multifunctional agriculture were discussed at the SEMA II final conference in Brussels on September 17, 2019....

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LEAN half-time meeting in Krakow

On September 02 and 03, the third transnational project meeting of the LEAN project took place in Krakow. Together with the project partners from...

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A Moor Protection Strategy for Germany - Experts Discuss

Around 5% of Germany's greenhouse gas emissions come from drained moors. In order to achieve Germany's climate protection goals, it is therefore...

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Study on faunistic assessment of flowering areas published

Annual flower mixtures are suitable for increasing the supply of flowers in agricultural landscapes over the summer and thus improving the nutritional...

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Four million euros for innovations in agriculture in Rhineland-Palatinate

As part of the 2nd call for proposals for the "European Innovation Partnership on Agricultural Productivity and Sustainability" (EIP-Agri), seven...

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No increase in administrative burden for farmers since 2013 reform

This is the key message of the report published by the European Commission, on which the IfLS contributed a case study in Bavaria. The study was...

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Alternative Financing for Agricultural Enterprises - Organic Field Days 2019 Show High Demand

"We want to buy land - where do we get the money for it?" Questions like these were the prelude to numerous discussions that the project staff had...

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