The Leibniz Research Alliance 'Sustainable Food Production and Healthy Nutrition' (LRA FN) is devoted to solving questions in the context of food production and healthy nutrition, with a strong emphasis on sustainability. We are combining the expertise of 14 Leibniz Institutes with the highest level of scientific competence in agricultural, food and nutrition research.
  1. 7th International Conference on Sustainable Development ICSD
    17.10.2019 · Leibniz Research Alliance ‘Food and Nutrition’

    Dr. Vera Tekken: 'Crosscutting research for a sustainable food system transformation – a solution-oriented approach'

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  2. New definition of cattle farming
    30.09.2019 · Leibniz Institute for Farm Animal Biology (FBN)

    Cattle farming is caught between global food security, animal welfare and environmental consequences. A new major (BovReg) project of the FBN will provide information that is urgently needed in practice and basic research.

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  3. The global potential of local agriculture in reducing the "food-print"
    29.08.2019 · Potsdam-Institut für Klimafolgenforschung

    From avocados to apples: Producing food closer to cities could help reduce climate emissions

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  4. A new look for the information portal Aquakulturinfo.de
    20.08.2019 · Leibniz-Institute of Feshwater Ecology and Inland Fisheries

    Aquakulturinfo.de, the information portal provided by IGB, has set itself the aim of providing objective and research-based information on aquaculture to the public.

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  5. Skipping Meat on Occasion May Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes
    25.07.2019 · Deutsches Institut für Ernährungswissenschaften

    The sole restriction of the amino acid methionine prevents the onset of type 2 diabetes

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  6. DAKIS Kick-off Meeting
    14.06.2019 · Leibniz Centre for Agricultural Landscape Research (ZALF)

    The project “Agricultural System of the Future: DAKIS – Digital Agricultural Knowledge and Information System”, coordinated by ZALF, had its kick-off meeting on 14th June in Berlin with 38 participants.

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  7. Press Release: Digitalization in Agriculture
    11.02.2019 · Leibniz Research Alliance 'Food and Nutrition'

    Leibniz Research Alliance 'Food & Nutrition' in German Parliament.

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