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If we were to divide the total global surface area of arable land by the number of people living on the planet, each person would get 2000m² (half an acre). Everything we need, must grow on this field… Learn more

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  • September event: Produce your own Seeds!

    2. September 2022
    Where can I find seeds of heirloom varieties? How can I preserve my own seeds? How do associations and producers work to preserve legume diversity? Join us on Thursday 15th September and…

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  • The Global Bean knowledge hub is going live!

    31. August 2022
    Picture: © Uli Westphal Why is the cultivation and consumption of local beans and other legumes so important to mitigate climate change and improve biodiversity in fields and gardens and in our soil? How do they affect our health and contribute to fair food? How can …

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  • Beans at the open-house day of the Ministry for Environment

    31. August 2022
    “Can legumes save the world?” A question we invited visitors to think of at the Global Bean booth for the open-house day of the German Federal Ministry for Environment and Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection (BMUV). We believe the answer is “yes”! Through “root …

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  • Yearly Global Bean Cooking Event

    2. September 2022
    Join us on September 24 from 12.30 -2.30 p.m. (CET) for the Global Bean x Terra Madre Online Cooking Session. GIVE PEAS A CHANCE!

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2000 square metres

On this website we want to take a look at our 2000m². We want to find out what needs to be done in order to grow enough for all human beings, animals, and plants that live from this land.

We are looking for answers to many questions and for practical solutions.

Our fields have gotten out of control: We urgently need to take action to stop this! Luckily we can all make changes. Some things we can do on our own once we understand the problems; others we can only achieve together.

 

 

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