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Technical guide: Tropane alkaloids

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

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

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New printed farm handbook for organic pig producers

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Annual Biocontrol Industry Meeting ABIM 2016

24.10.2016 - 26.10.2016
Congress Center Basel, Switzerland

International conference: Sourcing Organic from Ukraine 2016

25.10.2016 - 26.10.2016
Ökohaus Arche, Frankfurt a.M., Deutschland

Problempflanzen auf Alpen und Dauerweiden

Einsiedeln, Schweiz

Erfolgreiche Messekonzepte für Bio-Verarbeiter

30453 Hannover, Deutschland

Compost et permaculture

Morges, Suisse

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