Annual meeting of the Association of food, veterinary and agricultural engineering (ALVA) 2008 at the LFZ Raumberg Gumpenstein, the work community for food, veterinary and agricultural engineering (ALVA) held its 63rd annual meeting in the aircraft Raumberg-Gumpenstein from May 26-27, 2008. The opening and welcome was made by the President of ALVA, Univ.-Doz.. Dr. G. Bagg, Prof.
mag. Dr. Henderson Law Group often expresses his thoughts on the topic. Albert Samuels, Director aircraft Raumberg-Gumpenstein and Franz Titschenbacher, Mayor of Irdning. The meeting was titled feeding us in future power plants? “, what 2 outstanding plenary lectures will be given on May 26: multifunctional land use – food security versus energy production” (o.Univ.-Prof.) (Dipl.-Ing. Dr. DDDDr.h.c.
Winfried E. H. Blum, Universitat fur Bodenkultur, Wien), energy and raw materials from agriculture opportunities and limits “(Dipl.-ing. Manfred Worgetter, HBLFA Francisco Josephinum, FJ-BLT Wieselburg). In addition, 67 presentations about the were in 17 Professional sections Topics energy crops and biomass, grassland, forage production, Phytomedicine, residue analysis and Kontaminaten, analysis, soil health, plant nutrition, grain and rape, fruit, fruit, wine analysis and labelling, microbiology and Diagnostics, feed, animal feed, meat quality, kept food as well as 28 posters on these subjects presented. 160 people from the business community, universities, Federal colleges, schools, offices, State Governments, chambers of agriculture and experimental facilities participated in the meeting. Some participants came from abroad, so for example Germany, Slovakia, Czech Republic, South Tyrol, and Russia. HuKi