FriedensBrot 2021 stands for cooperation and solidarity across borders. Looking forward to the International PeaceBread Conference on 7 September, 2021

On 23rd August, the PeaceBread association presented this year’s PeaceBread to Mr. Hans-Joachim Fuchtel, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL). On this occasion, Mr. Anton Blöth, Chairman of FriedensBrot e.V. explained: “European PeaceBread is a unique symbol for cooperation and solidarity across borders in Europe. Every year, we and […]

16th Rye harvest at the Chapel of Reconciliation

On July 21, 2021, at the Chapel of Reconciliation, the 16th rye harvest since the beginning of this project in 2006 was brought in. This took place in the framework of PeaceBread for the ninth time.As in all previous years, the announcement in the regional and national press attracted a large number of interested people […]

A letter from Bulgaria

02.07.2021. A letter from Bulgaria Gladfully National Grain Producers Association (NGPA) informs you that the Peace Bread rye in Bulgaria has been harvested at an official ceremony on the 1st of July 2021 in Slavyanovo, region Pleven. Guests of the event were the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forests – Prof. Dr. Hristo Bozuko; the […]

7th European Annual Conference “Peace and Agriculture” will take place digitally on September 7, 2021

After our Annual Conference “Peace and Agriculture” unfortunately had to be cancelled last year due to COVID-19, we are all the more pleased to be able to invite our members, friends and supporters again this year. For security reasons, the conference will be held completely virtually. This is the only way we can ensure that […]

PeaceBread before the harvest – 7th conference “Peace and Agriculture” on September 7, 2021 digital

Berlin, 22.06.2021. The rye at the Berlin Wall Memorial is growing, together with its offspring in the partner countries of the PeaceBread project. Soon it will be harvested, sent to Berlin and the joint PeaceBread 2021 can be baked.After a Corona-related break last year, nothing stands in the way of the 7th “Peace and Agriculture” […]

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The PeaceBread Association mourns the death of honorary member Gerda Neumann

Berlin, December 10th 2020. The PeaceBread Association loses a founding member with the death of Gerda Neumann. The 97-year-old Berliner, whose life’s journey was closely interwoven with Bernauer Strasse, the Reconciliation Parish and, since 2012, with the PeaceBread, passed away on December 09, 2020.Gerda Neumann, who has lived in Berlin- Wedding since the 1940s, experienced […]

Soil of the rye fields at the Berlin Wall Memorial improved

Just in time for the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall An essential part of the Berlin Wall Memorial along Bernauer Straße between Ackerstraße and Brunnenstraße is the annual cultivation of rye at the Chapel of Reconciliation. This project goes back to an idea of the sculptor Michael Spengler, who sowed rye […]

On the death of Prof. Dr. Christian Bonte-Friedheim

The association FriedensBrot e.V. remembers in mourning and gratitude the deceased Prof. h.c. Dr. Christian Bonte-Friedheim, who had declared in the build-up phase 2013 „Yes, I am gladly willing to become a member of PeaceBread“. Bonte-Friedheim, born 1934, studied agricultural sciences at the universities of Hohenheim and Bonn and dedicated his whole life to agricultural […]

Annual Conference “Peace and Agriculture” 2023 in the Slovak Republic

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic, Ing. Ján Mičovský CSc., accepted meeting with the managing director of the PeaceBread Association, Berlin, Dr. Gibfried Schenk, for a conversation about the further development of the international PeaceBread project. In addition to the Minister were present at the meeting Mr. Martin Nevolný, Director […]