About the Project
The Sino-German Agricultural Centre (DCZ) is a joint initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs of the People’s Republic of China (MARA).
Recent developments in China with relevance to Sino-German cooperation in the agricultural sector and current DCZ activities!
Latest DCZ Publication
NEW: Read about the German seed sector and seed policies in Germany!
DCZ Smart Agriculture Website
Learn about the perspectives of political decision-makers, entrepreneurs and farmers on smart agriculture.
Participation in Farmers’ Seminar on Agricultural Products Safety and Sustainable Development of Ecological Agriculture
30 October 2020
Dr. Eva Sternfeld
Advisor Science Dialogue and S&T Platform
On October 29, Eva Sternfeld participated in a seminar for peach farmers in Pinggu District in Beijing’s north east, at the invitation of the Beijing Yichen Fruit and Vegetable Production and Marketing Cooperative. Topic of the event was the improvement of agricultural product safety by introducing quality standards and competitiveness of ecologically produced fruits. The seminar was attended by about 80 farmers. After an introduction by Ms. Zhang Shuqin, the general manager of the cooperative, and speeches by representatives of the Pinggu District agricultural bureau, several experts from science and enterprises were invited to share their insights with the farmers. Eva Sternfeld introduced the DCZ and reported about experiences from Germany with developing consumers’ demand for safe und trustworthy food.