AgCounselor at New Forward Farm near Berlin

AgCounselor at New Forward Farm near Berlin

September 01, 2017 – 10:30 - 14:00

Agro-Farm Nauen GmbH
Brandenburger Chaussee 19, Nauen

Kelly Stange, Agricultural Counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin, joined the opening of the new Bayer Forward Farm on September 1, 2017.  The “Agro-Farm GmbH Nauen” is located a few kilometers west from Berlin in Nauen, Brandenburg. The Forward Farm demonstrates new solutions for a more sustainable farming system. At the opening event, famer Dirk Peters showed visitors how he promotes bee health and biodiversity, as well as protecting the water resources on his farm.

Please see below for some impressions of the opening event:

Dr. Helmut Schramm (Bayer CropScience), Kelly Stange (Agricultural Counselor), and Udo Folgart (Member of Parliament in Brandenburg).

WaterProtection in practice. Farmer showcases how he collects the water when cleaning his machines and uses soil microorganisms to break down the residues.

Media interest in biodiversity.