933101 Organic farming

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Vogl, Christian R. , Wagentristl, Helmut , Schunko, Christoph , Starz, Walter , Winckler, Christoph , Kirchler, Fabian Wilhelm , Friedel, Jürgen Kurt , Kirner, Leopold , Zollitsch, Werner
Offered in
Wintersemester 2023/24
Languages of instruction


Lecture starts at 07.10.; this day there is an exception - the lecture will be from 4pm to 7.15pm

Other mondays: 4.00-5.30 pm

Previous knowledge expected

Basic knowledge in agriculture

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

The students are able to reconstruct basics about organic agriculture, as well as their structures and functions in different subsystems and disciplines e.g. soil fertility, conversion or animal husbandry, the differences to other land use methods, the strengths and challenges. They learn to describe and analysis organic farms. Therefore they are able to understand the system specific relations between subsystems of an organic agricultural farm. The lecture enables students for a further deepening of this agricultural method.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.