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Call for applications to online course "Challenges of Organic Arable Farming"


Register now for the online course on organic arable farming. The deadline for applications is 15 March 2017. read more

New Fertilcrop video on the spade test


Soils are the most valuable resource for crop production, but they receive very little attention because we take them as granted. Within the project FertilCrop, visual soil assessment and other hands-on techniques are compared to... read more

Achievements of the FertilCrop project


In August 2016, the FertilCrop project coordinator submitted the Midterm report that information about the achievements of the project so far.  read more

Fertilcrop stakeholder meeting in March 2016


On March 14, 2016, the Italian partners of the project "Fertility Building Management Measures in Organic Cropping Systems" (FertilCrop) organized the first stakeholder meeting.  read more

Fertilcrop project leaflet


Project leaflet with key information about the FertilCrop project now available for download.  read more

Fertilcop mid-term meeting and 19th nitrogen workshop in Sweden


Efficient use of different sources of nitrogen in agriculture – from theory to practice read more

The group and the agricultural minister inspect the vineyard.

French Minister of agriculture visits Les enherbeurs


On November 24, the French Minister of Agriculture, Stéphane Le Foll, visited the winemaker consortium, Les Enherbeurs, in Faugères (west of Montpellier, France), which collaborates with INRA, a partner in the FertilCrop project.... read more

European research project on soil fertility launched


Under the leadership of the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) the European research project "Fertility building in organic cropping systems" (FertilCrop) has commenced. Twenty institutions in 13 European countries... read more

Europäisches Forschungsprojekt zur Bodenfruchtbarkeit lanciert


Unter der Leitung des Forschungsinstitutes für biologischen Landbau (FiBL) ist die Arbeit im europäischen Forschungsprojekt "Aufbau von Bodenfruchtbarkeit in biologischen Ackerkulturen" (FertilCrop) aufgenommen worden. 20... read more

Kick-off meeting of the FertilCrop project in Frick


On January 20 and 21, 2015 the kick-off meeting of the FertilCrop meeting took place. The meeting was held at the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) in Frick, Switzerland.  read more