Man has used land for agriculture for thousands of years. Now as before far more than one million people work in agriculture in Germany. Agriculture serves, first of all, to feed the population - either directly by cultivating food or indirectly by producing fodder for livestock. Lately agriculture has also become an energy supplier producing energy plants for use in biomass power stations.
Climate | Energy, Sustainability | Strategies | International matters, Soil | Land
Data on the Environment 2011
The State of the Environment and Agriculture in Germany2011 edition
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