agri benchmark has an experienced coordination centre that is commonly managed by two institutions: The Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, Braunschweig, Germany  and global networks.

Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute
Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries
Institute of Farm Economics
Bundesallee 63
D-38116 Braunschweig
Phone: +49-531-596-5102
Fax:       +49-531-596-5199
E-Mail:Opens window for sending email claus.deblitz(at)

Legal representative: The president of the Johann Heinrich von Thünen Institute, Prof. Dr. Folkhard Isermeyer

global networks gUG
Bundesallee 63
D-38116 Braunschweig
Phone: +49-531-596-5121
E-Mail:Opens window for sending email tanja.moellmann(at)

Legal representative: Managing director global networks, Dr. Yelto Zimmer

Responsible persons

Dr. Claus Deblitz (Beef and Sheep)
Dr. Thomas de Witte (Cash Crop)
Dr. Yelto Zimmer (Cash Crop)
Hauke Tergast (Dairy)
Dr. Tobias Lasner (Fish)
Dr. Walter Dirksmeyer (Horticulture)
Dr. Claus Deblitz (Pig)


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