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 […]

Presentation of the PeaceBread to the patron of the project PeaceBread

Berlin, October 8th, 2020 The annual conference “Peace and Agriculture” of the international PeaceBread Network, originally planned for September 2020 in the partner country Slovenia, was cancelled due to Corona. But together with its international partners, the Association FriedensBrot e.V. did not want to miss this year’s PeaceBread. At the request of their German colleagues, […]

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 […]

Rye Harvest for PeaceBread during Covid-19!

Berlin Wall Memorial, church congregation, Humboldt University, PeaceBread Association – all of them were present at this years harvest of the small rye field by the Chapel of Reconciliation on July 23rd. This attracted much interest from the press and from casual visitors when the field was reaped with two scythes from a sheltered workshop and […]

Information about postponement of yearly conference “Peace and Agriculture” 2020:

Dear friends, members and partners of the PeaceBread Association, dear ladies and gentlemen, hereby We have to announce to you, dear friends and partners of the international network “Peace and Agriculture” and dear members of the PeaceBread Association, that the annual conference that was planned for September 2020 in Slovenia had to be postponed due […]

In memory of Prof. Dr. Olaf Christen

Prof. Dr. Olaf Christen, long-term member of the PeaceBread Association has died on February 2nd 2020 after a long and serious illness. The renowned agricultural scientist who began his scientific career at the Christian- Albrechts University in Kiel held his last office, the professorship for General Crop Production/Ecological Agriculture, at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg. […]

5. FORUM PeaceBread 2019 – Farmers and bakers call for politics with a sense of proportion

Link to video Berlin, October 15th 2019: FORUM PeaceBread: Farmers and bakers call for politics with a sense of proportion „30 Years Fall of the Berlin Wall: Where farmers plough and bakers bake, there are….“ This was the intriguing headline for the 5th FORUM PeaceBread in Berlin. German Farmers Association (DBV) honorary president and the […]

Positive result of the PeaceBread-conference 2019. AgraEurope reports from Vilnius

Vilnius, 24.09.2019. Our first result of the 6th PeaceBread-conference in Vilnius was picked up by the press office of AgraEurope.Under the headline „Agriculture needs a `cool´ image” Rainer Münch writes:“A positive result of the PeaceBread-conference in Vilnius was drawn by the chairman of the PeaceBread Association, Anton Blöth. The now sixth meeting has shown that […]