Studio Berlin, broadcast January 25, 2020: Germany’s debate over the future of agriculture

This week on Studio Berlin: Germany’s debate over the future of agriculture. We hear from conventional and organic farmers. Host Monika Müller-Kroll breaks down the different perspectives with Bernd Hansjürgens from the Helmholz Center for Environmental Research.  

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Show broadcast, January 25, 2020: Germany’s debate over the future of agriculture


Berlin’s Grüne Woche wraps up this weekend, reason enough to take a closer look at the debate over Germany’s agricultural future. Host Monika Müller-Kroll delves into the recent farmer protests with Prof. Dr. Bernd Hansjürgens, head of the department of Economics at the Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research in Leipzig. We also talked with consumers and farmers.

This show was produced by Monika Müller-Kroll with assistance from Sylvia Cunningham and Caleb Larson.

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