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FiBL Newsletter June 2020




Paddock with a raised platform

Farm and pasture slaughtering for improved animal welfare

The Federal Council gives the green light for farm and pasture slaughter. Farmer associations and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture, FiBL,…

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Logo of the Biofruitnet project

Website of the Biofruitnet project now online

The project Biofruitnet is coordinated by the international organic farmers’ association Naturland and carried out in collaboration with 15 partner…

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[Translate to Englisch:] Cover: Betriebsmittelliste 2020 für Deutschland

Product submissions for the Input list 2021 now possible

From Thursday, May 14th 2012, producers and distributors of inputs can register their products for the "Input list for organic farming 2021".

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Video: Increasing domestic protein supply with intercropping

Over ten years ago, only about 80 hectares of organic peas and fava beans were cultivated in Switzerland. This accounted for only three percent of the…

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Organic Farm Knowledge - A unique resource with tools for farmers across Europe

The online platform Organic Farm Knowledge (www.organic-farmknoweldge.org) intends to promote productivity and quality in organic farming across…

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Video: Pig feeding – effect of silage on the occurrence of gastric ulcers

A lack of structured feed increases the risk of gastric ulcers, a common health problem in pigs. Supplying pigs with grass silage has shown to…

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Cover: Allattamento naturale dei vitelli con la madre o una balia negli allevamenti di bovini da latte

Italian and Polish guides on mother-bonded and fostered calf-rearing published

Two new language editions of the guide on mother-bonded and fostered calf-rearing in dairy farming were produced in the framework of the ProYoungStock…

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Cover: Përmirësimi i shëndetit dhe mirëqënies së derrave

Albanian and Serbian guides on pig health and welfare published

Partners from two international projects have produced an Albanian and Serbian language edition of the successful ProPig health management handbook.…

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