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Protein strategy to safeguard the supply of animal feed

Speaking in Stuttgart on 'Farmers Day' in Germany last year (2009) Federal Minister Ilse Aigner, noted that "Our future grows in the country".

Among the highest priorities for the future would be "the development of a protein strategy to safeguard the supply of animal feed". It would be anticipated that this strategy would include the development of a much greater reliance upon legume based production systems.

See full details of her presentation on the German Farmers' Day 2009 web page.