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Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI)
Federal Research Centre
for Cultivated Plants

Head
Dr. Bernhard Schäfer

Address
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig, Germany

Office
Ms Simone Wittke
Tel: +49 (0)531 299-3371
Fax: +49 (0)531 299-3007
E-mail: ag@  julius-kuehn.  de

Address
Stahnsdorfer Damm 81
14532 Kleinmachnow, Germany
Fax: +49 (0)33203 48-385

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Dr. Magdalene Pietsch

contact
Tel: +49 (0)531 299 3376
Fax: +49 (0)531 299 3007

address
Julius Kühn-Institut
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig

Assignments and Research Activities:

  • Development and evaluation of regulations and standards ensuring health and quality of plants for planting (EU-Marketing Directives on fruit and ornamental plants, certification schemes, regulated non-quarantine pests)
  • Analysis and investigation of phytosanitary risks of biowaste, sewage sludge, renewable raw materials and other organic fertilisers utilised in agriculture
  • Involvement in the reduction of market access problems due to phytosanitary matters in the course of exporting
  • Training of plant health inspectors in respect of inspections at import, export and internal movement

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