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Life cycle assessment of organic food

Activity Report 2016

Creeping Thistle

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

Free download version at the FiBL-Shop

The Basic of Soil Fertility

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

Free download version at the FiBL-Shop.

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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Events

Workshop "Kommunikation und Kundenbeziehung" (CECRA 2)

28.11.2017 - 30.11.2017
Schloss Buchenau, 36132 Eiterfeld-Buchenau, Deutschland

Neu im Biozierpflanzenanbau?

28.11.2017
FiBL Frick, AG, Schweiz

Schweineseminar - Tiergerechte Haltungssysteme und Tierwohl

29.11.2017 - 30.11.2017
Kloster Brandenburg/Iller, 89165 Dietenheim-Regglisweiler, Deutschland

Biobeerentagung

29.11.2017
FiBL Frick, AG, Schweiz

Bioschweinetagung

30.11.2017
FiBL Frick, AG, Schweiz


further events

News

New study shows that organic farming can contribute to the world food...

(14.11.2017) 

A worldwide conversion to organic farming can contribute to a comprehensive and sustainable food... read more


FiBL and Indian agricultural university sign MoU to embark on...

(08.11.2017) 

In a brief ceremony on 5 November, representatives of FiBL and the vice-chancellor of the PDKV... read more


Strategic cooperation between FiBL and the Organic Valley in China

(03.11.2017) 

On 27 September, the deputy mayor of the Chinese city Xiangyang visited the Research Institute of... read more


12th Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting held in Basel

(31.10.2017) 

Producers of biocontrol products did not always have a common meeting place. This changed in 2006,... read more


Seed as a commons: Key for organic plant breeding - establishing...

(30.10.2017) 

Market concentration in the seed sector is growing incessantly. Demanding better seed policies is... read more


Fraud prevention through verifying organic farming practices

(06.10.2017) 

Transparency is crucial for the organic markets and exports from Ukraine. More transparency could... read more


Grazed and confused? New report gives the lay of the land on grazing...

(03.10.2017) 

An international research collaboration has shed light on the impact that grass-fed animals have on... read more


4th West African Conference on Ecological Organic Agriculture in Mali

(31.08.2017) 

On 5 and 6 December 2017, the conference on Ecological Organic Agriculture will be held in Bamako,... read more


Detailed programme and brochure of the IAHA Pre-Conference on Organic...

(29.08.2017) 

7-8 Nov. 2017, linked to the Organic World Congress 2017 of IFOAM in India 9-11 Nov. 2017 read more


Fact sheet on the life cycle assessment of organic foods

(25.08.2017) 

How meaningful are environmental assessments of organic foods based on life cycle assessments? A... read more


Organic Eprints: New FiBL publications