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Production and feeding of grain legumes, Excursion in Germany in May 2020

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Grain legumes are an important component of a domestically produced and GMO-free feed. On May 19, an excursion is organized by 2 Legumes Translated partners.

Legumes Translated Partners Centre for Agricultural Technology Augustenberg (LTZ) and Schwäbisch Hall Producers Community (BESH) are organising an excursion as part of the the German Pea and Bean Network and the Legumes Translated project to exchange information on the cultivation and feeding of grain legumes.

In the morning, there will be a tour of the Raiffeisen concentrated feed plant in Kehl in the South of Germany.

After lunch, a field visit fo the Körkel demonstration farm will take place.

The farm manager will share his experience of growing grain peas with internal recycling. In the field, winter and summer peas are mixed with barley.

More information


Astrid Heid, Schwäbisch Hall Producers Community (BESH), Astrid.Heid@besh.de


LTZ.Landwirtschaft-BW.de: Anbau und Fütterung von Körnerleguminosen. Besichtigung des Raiffeisen Kraftfutterwerks und Feldbegehung


Raiffeisen Kraftfutterwerk Kehl