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FiBL Newsletter April 2020




FiBL Switzerland moves forward with a new management team

The Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) is entering a new phase: Knut Schmidtke, Marc Schärer and Lucius Tamm jointly took over the...

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Farewell after 30 years as the director of FiBL Switzerland

Urs Niggli has been the director of FiBL Switzerland since 1990, and on April 1 he will pass the position over to Knut Schmidtke, Lucius Tamm and Marc...

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Research on organic box schemes in Europe published

Interest in local and organic products has increased over a longer period of time. Due to the growing demand, various types of selling and marketing...

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Coronavirus – Present situation at FiBL

Despite the challenging conditions caused by the corona crisis, we continue to work at FiBL. Most of our employees work via home office, which means...

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Rigi Workshop 2020: Agriculture, forestry and conservation under global change

Between the 26th and the 28th of January 2020, 22 doctoral students met at Rigi-Kulm (CH) with 5 experts, including Sibylle Stöckli of FiBL, to share...

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Italian Input List for organic production published

As from today, the first issue of the Italian Input List is available online on italy.inputs.eu. It represents a directory of fertilizers, soil...

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Cover: Good agricultural practice in irrigation management

Guide on good agricultural practice in irrigation management

Agriculture is called out to apply all possible measures to maximize water use efficiency. Application of good agricultural practices in irrigation...

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New video: Toasting soybeans for feeding laying hens

Soybeans are an excellent source of protein for both humans and livestock. However, they also contain anti-nutritive substances. These can be...

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Yours sincerely,
Andreas Basler and Helga Willer
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL)
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