German Organic and “conventional” apple farmers join forces for innovation
Monday, 12 February, 2018
Agricultural production system
Pest / disease control
Plant production and horticulture
Operational Group ‘Special area Altes Land’ in Germany is working on plant protection management strategies in fruit production to preserve natural resources. They are testing the use of tunnel application systems to minimise the impact of plant protection products on the environment. This and other techniques which can be useful in both organic and ‘conventional’ agriculture.