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Organic-Research.net aims to serve as a gateway to key initiatives on organic farming research world-wide and also serves as the website of TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM). Organic-Research.net is maintained by the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL).

Workshop and Member Assembly of TIPI in Istanbul


The most recent  workshop of TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), and the TIPI Member Assembly were held on October 12, 2014, prior to the IFOAM Organic World Congress (IFOAM, www.owc2014.org ).

Events related to organic research

Conference on Organic Farming Research and Development in Bangladesh

05.04.2015 to 06.04.2015
Location: Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur 1701, Bangladesh

April 12-17, 2015: European Geoscience Union General Assembly, Scientific Session, Vienna

12.04.2015 to 17.04.2015
Location: Vienna, Austria

International Symposium on Innovation in Integrated and Organic Horticulture (INNOHORT)

08.06.2015 to 12.06.2015
Location: Avignon, France

International Conference on Research in Biodynamic Agriculture

28.08.2015 to 30.08.2015
Location: Conegliano, Italy

5th International Conference on Organic Agriculture Sciences „Bringing Innovations to Organic Farming“

14.10.2015 to 17.10.2015
Location: Bratislava, Slovakia


Science Day 2015

Logo TIPI Organics

At BIOFACH 2015, the 3rd Science day will take place.  It is a joint event of TIPI (tipi.ifoam.org ) and TP Organics (www.tporganics.eu).

Registration has closed , should you wish to attend please write to helga.willer(at)fibl.org.

News about organic farming research worldwide

February 11, 2015: Launch of the 2015 edition of "The World of Organic Agriculture"


The session on global organic farming and market trends will take place place from 2 pm to 2.45 pm,... read more

Priority topics for Horizon 2020: Work Programme 2016/2017


In December 2014, TP Organics, the European Technology Platform for Organic Food and Farming... read more

TIPI vision and strategy - consultation


The Vision and Strategy for Organic Farming Research of TIPI, the Technology Innovation Platform of... read more

April 12-17, 2015: European Geoscience Union General Assembly, Scientific Session, Vienna


The scientific session SSS10.1 “Organic farming and soil management” will be held at the European... read more

IAHA Steering Group members

IFOAM Animal Husbandry Alliance (IAHA) at Organic World Congress in Istanbul


The Animal Husbandry Alliance (IAHA) of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture... read more

Erin Silva

Video: Cover crop and no-till systems in Wisconsin (October 2014)


Erin Silva, University of Wisconsin, describes an organic no-till production technique using rye as... read more

Julia Cooper

Video: Effects of reduced tillage on yield, weeds and soil carbon


In the CORE ORGANIC II project, TILMAN-ORG, data from ongoing trials and the published literature... read more

Report about the Workshop "Practicioners' Research Agenda"


On October12, 2014, TIPI held the workshop "Practitioners' Research Agenda" at Yeditepe University... read more

TIPI Member Assembly 2014


On October 12th, TIPI - the Technolgy Innovation Platform of IFOAM - held its Member Assembly at... read more

TIPI vision and strategy for organic farming research presented in Istanbul


A workshop of the Technology Innovation Platform of the International Federation of Organic... read more

New projects funded under CORE Organic Plus


Eleven European research projects were selected for funding by the 22 CORE Organic Plus funding... read more

OrganicDataNetwork presentation at the 8th European Organic Congress


Between 10 and 12 September 2014, more than 150 people attended the 8th European Organic Congress... read more

Workshop participants

OrganicDataNetwork: discussion with market researchers and representatives of official agencies


The second European Workshop on “finding practical solutions to current organic market data... read more

New study finds significant differences between organic and non-organic food


In the largest study of its kind, an international team of experts led by Newcastle University, UK,... read more

Video: A spotlight on young researchers in the TILMAN-ORG project


Within the TILMAN-ORG project on reduced tillage systems, four PhD theses and several master theses... read more


LowInputBreeds Technical Notes online


The European LowInputBreeds project is producing a number of Technical Notes. The Technical Notes... read more

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