Institute for Rural Development Research

at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University of Frankfurt/Main

News

Developing resilient and efficient mixed farming and agroforestry systems in Europe: MIXED-Kick-off meeting

Recently, the EU project ‘MIXED’ was launched which investigates the advantages of mixed agricultural and agroforestry systems (MiFAS) in terms of...

Read more

Learning and acting sustainably in the Rhine-Taunus Nature Park

On 22.10.2020, a joint workshop with regional actors on the future direction of 'Education for Sustainable Development' (ESD) in the area of the...

Read more

How to get started in farming?

On October 07th, a two-hour online workshop took place to present a freely accessible training program for newcomers and lateral entrants to...

Read more

High demand for innovation funding in Rhineland-Palatinate

On October 2, 2020, the evaluation committee of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate met in Mainz to select the applications submitted in the third call...

Read more

With mixed farming and agroforestry systems into the future

Climate change and more extreme weather conditions make it necessary to strengthen the resilience of European agriculture and make more efficient use...

Read more

Exchange of experience on grazing in the chance.natur project 'New pastoral paths in the Palatinate Forest'

After the Institute for Environmental Studies (IUS) and the Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS) had conducted initial surveys and planning...

Read more

Practical working tools for sustainability assessments in biosphere reserves

The last meeting of the project advisory group of the BR Quality Assurance project took place on Monday, September 28, 2020. During the last two...

Read more

Online Workshop "New or lateral entry into agriculture": Registration until 05.10.20

On 07.10.2020 from 14:00-16:00 the Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS) offers an introduction to the new, freely accessible training...

Read more

Romrods citizens shape their city

On Tuesday, 22 September 2020, the final presentation of the Integrated Rural Development Concept with spatial and thematic focus ('SILEK'), took...

Read more

Company outing and ifls-day 2020: Further development of the ifls strategy in Limburg

For this year's company outing, combined with a workshop, we visited the Hessian Limburg for two days. In the morning of the 15th, we started directly...

Read more