Institute of

Organic Farming

The whole is more than the sum of its parts

The development of farming systems requires the development and evaluation of the farming system components as well. Special crop and plant cultivation, grassland management, animal welfare, farm technology or impact on the environment, biodiversity or landscape. The integration of new system elements such as poultry farming in certain cultures or short-rotation plantations in agricultural holdings are of interest.

Farming system components - by specialist disciplines