Institute for Rural Development Research

Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS)

IfLS Consulting and Projects


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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Workshop on the topic of "Promotion of regional value chains"

On June 26, 2019, ten representatives from the private sector, research and public institutions met in Mainz. The topic of the workshop was the...

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Organic Field Days on July 03 & 04 - The BioFinance project introduces itself

For the second time, the nationwide Organic Field Days (Öko-Feldtage) will take place on 3 and 4 July at the Hessian State Domain Frankenhausen,...

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Goals and project ideas for the future of the Geo-Nature Park Bergstraße-Odenwald

On Wednesday, June 12th, the preparation of the Geo-Nature Park plan for the UNESCO Geo-Nature Park "Bergstrasse Odenwald" went into another round....

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The SDGs and land use conflicts - The example of renewable energies

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) stand for economic progress and social justice within the boundaries of ecological limits. The example of...

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5 times around Romrod

Development of a SILEK (integrated rural development concept with thematic focus) in the Vogelsberg district started

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Awakened from hibernation - consultation on field hamster protection started

After six months, field hamsters awaken from their hibernation between the end of April and the beginning of May and leave their burrows. Just the...

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Projects, publications and more: The ifls-journal 24_19 is here!

The new ifls-journal 24_19 has arrived! Perhaps it has already landed in one or the other e-mail box at the beginning of May, but for all those...

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