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 […]

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” […]

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 […]

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. […]