Knowledge Based Bio-Economy

Entrepreneurial Agriculture – Meeting Changed Market Demands and Social Requirements - GEWISOLA 2011

German Society of Economic and Social Sciences in Agriculture (GEWISOLA),51th  Annual Conference 2011
“Entrepreneurial Agriculture – Meeting Changed Market Demands and Social Requirements “

28-30 September 2011 in Halle (Saale), Germany

Business companies of the agrifood sector  are facing the challenge to adapt to climate change, technological progress and changing consumption patterns. At the same time, they are supposed to provide a broad range of goods and services for society, e.g. concerning food safety, environmental protection, and fair production conditions. The resulting challenges will be discussed in a wide spectrum of presentations during the conference, pointing out the specific contribution of agricultural economics to an understanding of this area of conflict.
Organization: Institute of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences of Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg and Leibniz Institute of Agricultural Development in Central and Eastern Europe (IAMO)

Further information: www.gewisola2011.de
Contact: gewisola2011@uni-halle.de