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The DLG-Feldtage trade fair pointing towards the future in crop production

FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany, 15th June 2018 – The organizer of the DLG-Feldtage 2018 outdoor exhibition for crop cultivation, the DLG (German Agricultural Society), along with exhibitors, have expressed their satisfaction with the way this year’s event has been carried out, and with the overall result. The DLG-Feldtage, which took place from 12-14 June at the DLG’s International Crop Production Center at Bernburg, Saxony-Anhalt, was once again a showcase for new and modern crop production. The outdoor exhibi...
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International Field Robot Event returns to the DLG-Feldtage

Frankfurt/Main, Germany,  7th June, 2018 – The 16th International Field Robot Event (FRE) will take place at this year’s DLG-Feldtage from 12 to 14 June 2018 at the DLG’s International Crop Production Center at Bernburg (Saxony-Anhalt), Germany. The FRE, which is organized by the University of Hohenheim, is an annual competition where international teams of students compete with their robots to establish which can achieve the best results in the test field, where conditions will correspond to those that ...
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DLG-Feldtage 2018: Crop Production 2030 – Productivity. Innovations. Strategies.

Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 11th May 2018 – German farmers are currently faced with a long list of challenges that are impacting on their businesses, according to the president of the DLG (German Agricultural Society), Hubertus Paetow. Addressing agricultural journalists at Neugattersleben, Germany, on 26 April, he said the issues included: resistance to pesticides; approval-related loss of important active ingredients for crop protection; stagnation in breeding progress; loss of biodiversity; problems due ...
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DLG-Feldtage wheat cultivation comparison has been a magnet for visitors right from the start

Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 30th May 2018 – The international comparison of winter wheat cultivation methods, which has been an important part of the technical program at the DLG-Feldtage since 1988, will this year feature crop experts from seven countries presenting their strategies for growing the crop. This will once again give visitors the opportunity to get to know a wide variety of cultivation philosophies from different European growing regions, as well as Germany, and to discuss these with the exper...
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DLG’s International Crop Production Centre to host DLG-Feldtage 2018

FRANKFURT/MAIN, Germany, 11th May, 2018 – The DLG International Crop Production Center (IPZ) will host the DLG-Feldtage 2018 field exhibition, which takes place from 12-14 June. The event will occupy about 40 ha of the IPZ area, which is set to welcome some 25,000 visitors from across Europe and the rest of the world. Established by the DLG (German Agricultural Society) in 2010, the International Crop Production Center is situated at Bernburg-Strenzfeld, Saxony-Anhalt, about 65 km north-west of Leipzi...
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Machinery demonstrations at the DLG-Feldtage 2018

Frankfurt/Main, Germany 9th May, 2018 – The DLG-Feldtage 2018 will have live machinery demonstrations on all three days of the exhibition, with an expanded program on offer this year. Comparative demonstrations will take place on the key topics of crop protection sprayers, mineral fertilizer spreaders, sensor technology for precision farming Seed drills for cereals and steering and data management systems and, new for 2018, mechanical weed control. Many of the demonstrations will have live commentaries, ...
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Organic farming special feature is new at DLG-Feldtage 2018

Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 9th May, 2018 – For the first time, the DLG (German Agricultural Society) will offer an information platform for those interested in organic farming at this year’s DLG-Feldtage. The new Organic Farming special feature will be centered on organically managed areas of the DLG’s International Crop Production Center, at Bernburg, Germany, where the 2018 DLG-Feldtage takes place from 12 to 14 June. The special feature will offer visitors the opportunity to gain a comprehensive over...
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Rotation planning could solve crop protection problems

Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 8th May 2018 – Growing a narrow range of crops on German farms does not necessarily meet with the goals of sustainable farming. Existing management conventions therefore may require a major rethink. Farmers are dealing with the consequences of this limited cropping by having to adopt new cultivation techniques or increase their use of crop protection products, but these problems could also be addressed by introducing new rotations that employ a greater number of different crops. ...
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Special focus on the efficient application of slurry and digestate at DLG-Feldtage 2018

Frankfurt, Germany, 7th May, 2018 – Efficient, alternative and environmentally friendly ways of dealing with farm slurry and digestate will be in the spotlight at the 2018 DLG-Feldtage, which will be held from 12 to 14 June at the DLG’s International Crop Production Centre at Bernburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. The special feature, Making efficient use of slurry and digestate, has been organized because of continuing interest in the topic from farmers who need to comply with Germany’s Fertilizer Applica...
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Agronomists to demonstrate their best wheat cropping strategies at DLG-Feldtage 2018 field day exhibition

Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 20th April 2018 – Cropping strategies from agronomists based in seven European countries will be assessed at the renowned DLG-Feldtage, taking place this year at the DLG’s International Crop Production Centre (IPZ) at Bernburg, Saxony-Anhalt, from 12 to 14 June. They will take part in the European Cropping Comparisons, which date back to the first DLG-Feldtage held in 1988. The comparisons give visitors to the event the opportunity to learn more about arable farming strategies...
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