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Creeping Thistle

The technical guide explains the challenges that arable farmers face in control of creeping thistle, a persistent perennial weed.

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The Basic of Soil Fertility

The booklet offers a view on soil fertility from different angles.

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New printed farm handbook for organic pig producers

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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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Bioring Hochstamm

Obersteinmaur, ZH, Schweiz

Alpvisite Erfahrungsaustausch

Brienz, BE, Schweiz

Einführung in den Biorebbau

FiBL, Frick, Schweiz

Erfahrungsaustausch Biogemüse

Villigen, Schweiz

Tagung: Zukunftsfähige, gewässerfreundliche Landwirtschaft im Kanton Zug –...

Schluechthof, Cham, Zug, Schweiz

further events


LIVESEED project - Boosting organic seed & plant breeding


1 June 2017 marked the official start of the LIVESEED project. The objective of this 4-year project... read more

FiBL Europe celebrates its opening


Today, the leading research institute in organic agriculture, FiBL, inaugurated its new office in... read more

Pre-conference on animal husbandry at the 19th Organic World Congress in...


On 7 and 8 November 2017, the conference "Role of livestock in sustainable agriculture" will take... read more

Bocadillo Veleño - Colombia has protected its prestigious sweet with a...


The Bocadillo Veleño, a Colombian confectionary made of guava pulp from the region of Vélez in the... read more

Improved data for the global survey on Voluntary Sustainability Standards


To strengthen the data collection efforts on Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS) worldwide,... read more

Voluntary Sustainability Standards: Growth continues


The latest market data on key Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS) is presented in "The State... read more

Tillage without using a plough: beneficial for soil and climate


Ploughless tillage can reduce soil erosion and contribute to protecting the climate. Two recent... read more

Register now for the conference "Accelerating innovation - the role of...


On November 8, 2017, the conference "Accelerating innovation - the role of science, policy and... read more

New round for the FiBL organic input list 2018


Trade products can now be registered for the "Input list for organic agriculture in Germany 2018”. read more

Organic Food System Programme earns recognition by United Nations Action...


The Sustainable Food Systems (SFS) Programme of the United Nations’ 10-Year Framework on... read more

Organic Eprints: New FiBL publications