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

Prof. Dr. Jörg Michael Greef and
Prof. Dr. Dr. Ewald Schnug

Bundesallee 58
38116 Braunschweig, Germany

Office (Building Soil Science)
Ms Sabine Wichmann and
Ms Angelika Kunde
Tel: +49(0)531 596-2102/-2104/-2105
Fax: +49(0)531 596-2199
pb@  julius-kuehn.  de

Office (Building Crop Science)
Ms Sigrid Ehlers and
Ms Angelika Dölle
Tel: +49(0)531 596-2302/-2303
Fax: +49(0)531 596-2399
pb@  julius-kuehn.  de

Institute booklet

Dr. Frank Höppner

Tel: +49 (0)531 596 2313
Fax: +49 (0)531 596 2399

Julius Kühn-Institut
Bundesallee 58
38116 Braunschweig

Assignments and Research Activities:

  • Suitabilty of renewable resources plants for biogas utilisation
  • Productive efficiency of grass and leguminous feeding crops in grassland farming
  • Coordination of field trials
  • Training of LTA-pupils
  • Head of the institute library
  • Determination of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content for the control of hemp cultivation in Germany


  • Working group ECPGR – Fibre plants
  • Lower Saxon producer group of renewable resources
  • Committee for field irrigation of the DLG
  • Editorial Board - Journal of Industrial Hemp
  • German Society of Agronomy (GPW)

Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut