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The World of Organic Agriculture 2017

Cover World of Organic Agriculture 2017

The 2017 edition of The Organic World of Agriculture.

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Further information at www.organic-world.net

Technical guide: Tropane alkaloids

Cover Technical guide

The guide provides recommendations for agricultural practice to control the problem plants and prevent toxic infestations.

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IMPROVE-P - Factsheets (free download version)

Cover Factsheet: Assessment of Alternative Phosphorus Fertilizers for Organic Farming: Compost and Digestates from Urban Organic Wastes

Assessment of Alternative Phosphorus Fertilizers for Organic Farming:

New printed farm handbook for organic pig producers

FiBL Newsletter in English

The FiBL newsletter features articles on the lastest research conducted by scientists at FiBL along with the most recent information on FiBL’s training and advisory services and publication activities.

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Viande de transformation bio

Courtemelon, Courtételle, Suisse

Workshop „Zeit- und Selbstmanagement für Berater/Innen"

01.03.2017 - 02.03.2017
Schloss Buchenau, 36132 Eiterfeld-Buchenau

Grundausbildung Bioimkerei 2017

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FiBL, Frick, Schweiz

Stallvisite: Abtränken von Kälbern auf dem Geburtsbetrieb - Erste...

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further events


Cacao agroforestry systems increase farmers’ income


A long-term study in Bolivia comparing different cacao production systems shows that in addition to... read more

Ukraine receives considerable attention at BIOFACH 2017


Seventeen Ukrainian companies participated as exhibitors at the BIOFACH Fair 2017 in Nuremberg,... read more

Organic in Europe: Organic market grows by double digits and organic area...


The organic market in Europe continues to grow. In 2015, it increased by 13% and nearly reached 30... read more

Organic Chinese medicinal plants for Europe


A new cooperation platform aims at promoting organic cultivation of Chinese medicinal herbs in... read more

Another record year for organic agriculture worldwide - 50.9 million...


The latest global data on organic farming worldwide will be presented by the Research Institute of... read more

Successful control of creeping thistle in organic farming


Creeping thistle has become an increasing problem especially for organic arable farms with soils of... read more

FiBL at BIOFACH 2017 – Science Day and current numbers


Another strong presence of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at BIOFACH 2017 in... read more

Shaping the relationship to the soil


The enhancement of soil fertility was a crucial value already to the pioneers of organic farming,... read more

New technical note: Decomposition study using tea bags


Comparing the decomposition of green tea as a fast-decomposing material with rooibos as a material,... read more

Video: The Science behind the Organic Movement


The keynote speech at the Organic Science Conference in Canada was held by Urs Niggli, director of... read more

Organic Eprints: New FiBL publications