Project info

Logo TILMAN-ORG

Reduced tillage and green manures for sustainable organic cropping systems –TILMAN-ORG

Funding: CORE Organic II Funding Bodies, being partners of the FP7 ERA-Net project CORE Organic II.

Duration: 2011–2014

Project coordinator: Dr. Paul Mäder, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture FiBL, Switzerland

Deputy coordinator: Dr. Christophe David, ISARA, France

URL www.tilman-org.net

About the TILMAN-ORG Project

The overall goals of the project Reduced tillage and green manures for sustainable organic cropping systems – TILMAN-ORG are to design improved organic cropping systems with enhanced productivity and nutrient use efficiency, more efficient weed management and increased biodiversity, but lower carbon footprints.

The TILMAN-ORG project is funded by the CORE Organic II Funding Bodies being  partners of the FP7 ERA-Net project, CORE Organic II (www.coreorganic2.org ).

Project video

At the first meeting of the TILMAN-ORG project in November 2011, project members gave a number of interviews. Thomas Alföldi of FiBL has compiled these as well as background information in a video.