Events related to organic research

European Geosciences Union: Session "Organic Farming and Soil management"

23.04.2017 to 28.04.2017
Location: Vienna, Austria


June 19 - 21, 2017 4th NJF Organic Conference in Mikkeli, Finland

19.06.2017 to 21.06.2017
Location: Mikkeli, Finland


Organic World Congress 2017

08.11.2017 to 11.11.2017
Location: New Dehli, India


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Science Track of the 2017 Organic World Congress in India

The Organic World Congress 2017 will be held in India. The scientific track "Innovative Research for Organic 3.0" will present and discuss the potential of organic farming. More information at the Website of the 19th Organic World Congress

News about organic farming research worldwide

Eduarod Cuoco and Christian Andres

Report from Science Day 2017 at BIOFACH

(21.03.2017) 

On February 17, 2017, the fifth Science Day took place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade Fair, in... read more



June 19 - 21, 2017 4th NJF Organic Conference in Mikkeli, Finland

(02.03.2017) 

Paper submission extended till the end of March! read more



Spade test: New FertilCrop broshure in French

(24.02.2017) 

A new publication about the spade test as developed by FertilCrop partner ISARA Lyon is now... read more



New FertilCrop paper: Long-Term Management Affects the Community Composition of Arable Soil Seedbanks

(24.02.2017) 

Recently a paper from the FertilCrop project was published.  read more



Another record year for organic agriculture worldwide - 50.9 million hectares of organic agricultural land – organic market grows to more than 80 billion US Dollars

(09.02.2017) 

The latest global data on organic farming worldwide will be presented by the Research Institute of... read more



Science Day 2017 at BIOFACH: Register now at the FiBL registration service

(16.12.2016) 

On February 17, 2017, the fifth Science Day will take place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade... read more



Science Day 2017 at BIOFACH

(06.12.2016) 

On February 17, 2017, the fifth Science Day will take place at BIOFACH, the World Organic Trade... read more



4th Organic Farming Innovation Award (OFIA) Summit

(24.11.2016) 

The 4th Organic Farming Innovation Award (OFIA) Summit was held on 11 November during Biofach... read more



Video: The Science behind the Organic Movement

(21.09.2016) 

The keynote speech at the Organic Science Conference in Canada was held by Urs Niggli, director of... read more



Research and innovation for organic food companies

(01.04.2016) 

Report from the TP Organics session at BIOFACH Science Day on 12 February 2016.  read more



Germany: 14th Scientific Conference on Organic Farming in Freising

(01.03.2016) 

From 7 March to 10 March 2017, the 14th Scientific Conference on Organic Farming... read more



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Organic Eprints: Latest entries

  • Combatting Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus Disease: What do we know?
    Andres, Christian; Gattinger, Andreas; Dzahini-Obiatey, Henry K.; Blaser, Wilma J.; Offei, Samuel K. and Six, Johan (2017) Combatting Cocoa Swollen Shoot Virus Disease: What do we know? Crop Protection, 98, pp. 76-84.
  • Examining root nodule activity on legumes
    Pommeresche, Reidun and Hansen, Sissel (2017) Examining root nodule activity on legumes. Technical Note. Research Institut of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), CH-Frick and Norwegian Centre for Organic Agriculture (NORSØK), NO-Tingvoll.
  • Science Day - TIPI part (afternoon)
    Andres, Christian (2017) Science Day - TIPI part (afternoon). Paper at: Science Day at BIOFACH Congress 2017, Nuremberg, Germany, 17th February 2017. [Completed]
  • A Global Vision and Strategy for Organic Farming Research - Condensed version...
    Niggli, Urs; Andres, Christian; Willer, Helga and Baker, Brian P. (2017) A Global Vision and Strategy for Organic Farming Research - Condensed version. Version February, 2017. TIPI - Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International, c/o Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL, Frick, Switzerland.
  • Sustainability of agricultural management options under a systems perspective
    Pacini, G. C. and Groot, J. (2017) Sustainability of agricultural management options under a systems perspective. In: Encyclopedia of Sustainable Technologies. Elsevier, Amsterdam, chapter 272. [In Press]
  • Can we prevent alfabruni in lambs?
    Sørheim, Kristin; Brunberg, Emma; Grøva, Lise; Lande, Unni Støbet; Tovsen, Marianne Lilletvedt; Grønlien, Kristoffer Gjestvang; Tønnesen, Hanne Hjorth; Mysterud, Ivar; Karlsen, Jan and Skulberg, Olav (2016) Can we prevent alfabruni in lambs? In: Groeneveld, Linn Fenna and Kettunen, Anne (Eds.) Book of abstracts, The Nordic genetic Resource Center, Ås, Norway, p. 44.
  • The organic sector in the Nordic-Baltic region - what is achieved, and what is...
    Serikstad, Grete Lene; Løes, Anne-Kristin; Dýrmundsson, Ó.R.; Kreismane, Dzidra; Mikkola, Minna; Pehme, Sirli; Rasmussen, Ilse A.; Skulskis, Virgilijus and Wivstad, Maria (2015) The organic sector in the Nordic-Baltic region - what is achieved, and what is challenging future growth? In: Nordic view to sustainable rural development. Proccedings of the 25th NJF Congress, NJF Latvia, Riga, pp. 79-84.
  • Sensor technology in sheep on range pastures to monitor health and welfare
    Grøva, Lise; Brunberg, Emma; Sørheim, Kristin; Fuchs, Boris and Stubsjøen, Solveig Marie (2016) Sensor technology in sheep on range pastures to monitor health and welfare. In: Groeneveld, Linn Fenna and Kettunen, Anne (Eds.) Book of Abstracts Grazing in a Changing Nordic Region, The Nordic Genetic Resource Center, Ås, Norway, pp. 43-44.
  • Potential of three microbial bio‑effectors to promote maize growth and...
    Thonar, Cécile; Lekfeldt, Jonas D.S.; Cozzolino, Vincenza; Kundel, Domimika; Kulhánek, Martin; Mosimann, Carla; Neumann, Günter; Piccolo, Alessandro; Rex, Martin; Symanczik, Sarah; Walder, Florian; Weinmann, Markus; de Neegaard, Andreas and Mäder, Paul (2017) Potential of three microbial bio‑effectors to promote maize growth and nutrient acquisition from alternative phosphorous fertilizers in contrasting soils. Chemical and Biological Technologies in Agriculture, 4 (7), pp. 1-16.
  • Impact of pyrochar and hydrochar on soybean (Glycine max L.) root nodulation and...
    Scheifele, Michael; Hobi, Andrea; Buegger, Franz; Gattinger, Andreas; Schulin, Rainer; Boller, Thomas and Mäder, Paul (2017) Impact of pyrochar and hydrochar on soybean (Glycine max L.) root nodulation and biological nitrogen fixation. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 000, pp. 1-13.