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HFFA Research GmbH founded

In September HFFA Research GmbH was founded as a 100 percent subsidiary of the Humboldt Forum for Food and Agriculture e.V.   HFFA Research GmbH will conduct scientific analyses, studies, exper... continue >

HFFA 6th Annual Meeting

The HFFA 6th Annual Meeting titled "Innovations in the Food Chain" took place in Berlin from 15 to 16 January 2014 and united more than 30 experts and scientists from agro-industry, society, researc... continue >

The social, economic and environmental value of agricultural productivity in the EU

The authors of the study discuss impacts of agricultural productivity on markets and food security, rural income and employment, resource use, climate protection, and biodiversity. They conclude that ... continue >

Interview of Dr. Steffen Noleppa for on German plant breeding

The editorial department of has recently conducted an interview with Dr. Steffen Noleppa, member of the HFFA Executive Committee, on the contribution of German plant breeding... continue >

Genetic engineering against hunger

In a press conference of Deutschlandfunk with the Bundesverband Deutscher Pflanzenzüchter e.V. on genetic engineering against the hunger in the world, Prof. von Witzke and other sc... continue >