Institute of

Organic Farming

Farming system components

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. The systems components are usually developed in a disciplinary approach and are therefore divided into the areas of