Burgenland

Esterhazypl. 7, 7000 Eisenstadt, Austria

Overview

The BOKU farmer cluster is based on an arable land, and is located in Burgenland (east and west side of Lake Neusiedl), Austria. BOKU FC consists of 11 farms, which includes 6 cluster farms (5 organic + 1 conventional) and 5 control farms (4 organic + 1 conventional).

Facilitator

Biodiversity Focus

Birds and insects as food for birds, vegetation around the lake shore

Farmers' Key Issues 

Climate challenges, Diversity of birds and pollinators, Effect of conversion to organic farming

Details

Farms

11

Landscape Type

Arable Land & Grassland

Average Farm Size

from ~35 ha to ~500 ha

Total Cluster Size

~2870ha

Established

2020

Region

Esterhazypl. 7, 7000 Eisenstadt, Austria

Dr. Aliyeh Salehi