Institute for Rural Development Research

Institute for Rural Development Research (IfLS)

IfLS Consulting and Projects


From the everyday life of innovation promotion: Easter eggs under the poinsettia?!

On March 29, around 200 participants were able to inform themselves about EU innovation funding in Hesse at the Ständehaus in Kassel. The "Hessian...

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Innovative project ideas sought in Saxony-Anhalt!

The Ministry of the Environment, Agriculture and Energy of Saxony-Anhalt (MULE) in Germany is calling for the 3rd round of applications for the EIP...

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Regional actors show great interest in the Chance.natur project "New pastoral paths in the Palatinate Forest"

Various actors from the fields of nature conservation, agriculture and forestry accepted the invitation of the Pfälzerwald-Nordvogesen Biosphere...

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European exchange - A training programme for the first steps into agriculture

The IfLS aims to contribute to the transfer of knowledge between research and practice by developing learning materials for new entrants to...

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The long way from residual biomass to activated carbon

With a team workshop on March 5 and 6, the CoAct consortium, which is funded under the FONA programme, will start the next project phase in producing...

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Alternative financing as a marketing instrument: BioFinanz at the BIOFACH Congress

What are the advantages for agricultural and food businesses of involving consumers in financing? How important is marketing here and where are the...

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Learning from global agricultural policies – for the future CAP

The aim of a current study for the European Parliament was to compare global agricultural policies in order to draw mid- and long-term lessons for...

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Rhineland-Palatinate seeks new innovative projects

Rhineland-Palatinate has launched a second EIP call for ideas for agricultural and forestry innovations. In this regard, an information event took...

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What happens in biosphere reserves in terms of sustainable management?

On February 6th, criteria for sustainable management in biosphere reserves were discussed at the Federal Environment Ministry. The occasion was the...

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LAG Rheinhessen - Quo Vadis? The LEADER region under examination

As part of the mid-evaluation of the current LEADER-funding period, the IfLS held a workshop in the LEADER region Rheinhessen at the end of January....

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