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Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL

Research institute for organic farming ‒ FiBL

Frick, Switzerland

The Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) is an institutes in the field of organic agriculture. Its locations are situated in Switzerland, Germany, Austria, France and a representation in Brussels (Belgium) through FiBL Europe. FiBL focusses on interdisciplinary research, innovations developed jointly with farmers and the food industry, solution-oriented development projects and rapid knowledge transfer from research into practice.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.fibl.org

Address:
Ackerstrasse 113, CH-5070 Frick, Switzerland

Country:
Switzerland

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Operating languages
English , French , German

Organisation details

Business model
N/A
Institutional affiliations
N/A
Year founded
1973
Age (years)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 49
Switzerland average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Robert Hermanowski
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Urs Niggli
Leader gender: Male
% Female staff
2021
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 56%
Switzerland average
 45%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2021
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 63%
Switzerland average
 23%
Global average
 16%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 662
Switzerland average
 199
Global average
 6,494
Financials
2019
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 $40,741,789
Switzerland average
 $8,518,485
Global average
 $51,587,354

Social

Likes (2022)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 3,639
Switzerland average
 13,598
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 3,493
Likes (2019)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 2,954
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 5,593
Switzerland average
 8,268
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 4,710
Followers (2019)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 3,775
Subscribers (2022)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 15,900
Switzerland average
 1,909
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 13,500
Subscribers (2019)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 9,210
Followers (2022)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 4,539
Switzerland average
 7,018
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
Forschungsinstitut für biologischen Landbau FiBL
 606

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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