FiBL opens its new headquarters in Brussels (IT)

21/07/2017
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The leading research institute in organic agriculture, FiBL, inaugurated its new office in Brussels. It builds a bridge between FiBL’s sound scientific knowledge on organic farming and the policy-making processes taking place in Brussels, including the many different representatives and stakeholders present in the European capital.

With its branches, FiBL is the largest research institute dedicated to organic farming globally. Its research capacities are a key resource to solve the practical problems organic farmers are facing as well as providing basic research on sustainability aspects of agriculture.

Besides offering a comprehensive toolbox with information on organic farming knowledge in different European languages, FiBL Europe will promote sustainability assessment methodologies for agricultural businesses, companies in the food sector and for decision makers, using tools such as SMART, RISE and Life Cycle Assessment.

Further plans are to provide more countries with regularly updated lists of organic seed and propagation material on the platform  "OrganicXseeds.com".

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Source: FIBL