Technical programme of the DLG-Feldtage

Main thematic areas at a glance – including experience sharing and knowledge transfer

Crop Production 2030
Productivity. Innovations. Strategies.

Productivity and responsible use of resources are the key to long-term yield-rich prospects in crop production.

Digital tools increase precision in tillage, cultivation, fertilizing, crop protection and harvesting, and also improve efficiency in the field and in farm logistics.

Under the guiding theme “Crop Production 2030”, DLG-Feldtage 2018 will be showing forward-looking developments in processes, technologies and farm inputs that will make it possible to sustainably boost productivity in crop production.

Machinery demonstrations

“Powerful and exact for precision farming” – agricultural machinery and equipment displayed their skills in practical comparisons twice a day throughout the event!  more...

European cropping comparisons for winter wheat

Which variant in the competition achieved the highest performance free of direct costs? You could learn about the cultivation philosophies of the 11 teams and draw conclusions by analogy for your own production.  more...

Forum on organic farming

A comprehensive programme of lectures delivered by a different speaker every day will cover all topics relating to the changeover period, the application of special technical solutions, organic farming, certification and marketing opportunities and the economics of organic farming.  more...

DLG-Special "Slurry and Fermentation Residues”

Practical farmers are seeking answers to many questions concerning needs-based, efficient and environmentally friendly fertilizing, particularly in the light of the amendment to the Fertilizer Ordinance. Stringent environmental regulations and the associated extra financial outlay are motivating them to look for practicable solutions that are fit for the future.

Expert forums

Topical issues were on the agenda at hourly intervals on the three days of the event.  Around 100 experts from practical farming, business, academia and consultancy and extension services expressed their views on current production-specific and agribusiness questions. The lectures were hold in German only!

Field Robot Event (FRE)

Teams from all over the world brouught their field robots to compete with each other in five disciplines. You could watch exciting competitions, teams testing and tinkering with their robots, and discuss questions with experts at the Robot-Talks.   more...