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Implementation of a digital, decentralised and participatory network for rural areas. Preparatory feasibility study


The aim of the project is to implement a digital, decentralised and participatory network in (peripheral) rural regions. The initiator of this network shall be the agricultural sector.
This network shall be implemented with the help of sensor or LoRa(WAN) technology. With this technology, rural regions or hard to reach places can be made "accessible".

Financing/ Donor
  • Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank
Project partners
  • Technische Universität München, Lehrstuhl für Agrarsystemtechnik, Prof. Dr. Bernhardt
  • Naturland - Verband für ökologischen Landbau e.V. und Marktgesellschaft der Naturland Bauern AG, vertreten durch Jörg Große-Lochtmann bzw. Christoph Reiter
  • ITQ GmbH, vertreten durch Herrn Enslin
FiBL project leader/ contact
Role of FiBL

Coordination and implementation

Research area
  • Regional value chains (Germany)
FiBL project number 6007
Date modified 14.05.2020