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Video: The Science behind the Organic Movement

(September 22, 2016) 

The keynote speech at the Organic Science Conference in Canada was held by Urs Niggli, director of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) in Switzerland and president of TIPI - the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International.

The video-recorded speech is available on YouTube and covers a wide range of aspects of organic farming research, including its current status and importance for the development of the organic sector, the challenge of the yield gap, and the innovation potential of organic farming research.

The 2nd Canadian Organic Science Conference, entitled "Sharing research that grows organic"  was held in Montreal on 19-21 September 2016.

The video was produced by Thomas Alföldi of FiBL.

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Urs Niggli, Director FiBL Switzerland