Agroscope - Research for an Efficient, Ecological Agricultural Sector.
Agriculture and the agri-food sector are faced with major challenges: the population is growing whilst arable land is disappearing.
Already, only 60 per cent of the food consumed in Switzerland is produced domestically. It is therefore important that Switzerland derive the best from its available natural resources via efficient, environmentally compatible production in line with market requirements.
In order to deliver action knowledge for pending problems, Agroscope will focus on six thematic priorities: