DLG e.V. - Agrifuture Insights

DLG-Agrifuture Insights Identify trends. Understand markets. Act globally.

DLG-Agrifuture Insights supplies essential information for agribusiness and farmers from the world’s most important agricultural regions. The focus is on animal husbandry and crop production, machinery and equipment, management, business climate and willingness to invest, top-5 investments, politics and conditions.

DLG-Agrifuture Insights supplies essential information for agribusiness and farmers from the world’s most important agricultural regions. The focus is on animal husbandry and crop production, machinery and equipment, management, business climate and willingness to invest, top-5 investments, politics and conditions.

The international agricultural sector and its environment are changing rapidly. Technologies, markets and market relations, structures and processes – everything is in a state of flux. Demand for agricultural products is growing. At the same time productivity, efficiency, conservation of resources and animal welfare are to be boosted as far as possible. This new dynamism calls for ever faster strategy decisions – with far-reaching consequences for all agricultural regions throughout the world.

DLG-Agrifuture Insights helps you to recognise current trends, changes in the market and the needs of you customers and to take the right decisions on the basis of well-founded analyses. DLG-Agrifuture Insights is tailored precisely to the needs of agribusiness companies. We also offer individual solutions for all players along the entire value creation chain.

DLG-Agrifuture Insights supports agribusiness companies in developing strategies for entry into the market, as well as for further developing international markets. And with the analyses, farmer entrepreneurs receive guiding suggestions for farm development.

Concentrated expertise of 2,000 farmers worldwide

DLG-Agrifuture Insights pools the assessments made by a global panel of leading farmers
looking at the business environment and trends in management and technology. Brazil, China, France, Germany, Iran, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, South Africa, Thailand, United Kingdom, USA, Zambia

Trend analyses and monitoring*

Technology and management in animal husbandry and crop production

  • Systems and technology in animal housing, for feeding, milking, herd management, tillage and cultivation, fertilising, crop protection, harvesting, storage and transport
  • Digitising, Smart Farming, farm management systems, data use and information technology
  • Agricultural financing, risk management, horizontal and vertical integration

Business climate, company development, investments

  • Current business situation and business expectations
  • Readiness to invest, areas of investment, reasons for investment
  • The top 5 investments
  • Market environment, procurement and sales markets

Policies, international relations and society

  • Political specifications, laws and conditions
  • Agricultural constitution and farm structures
  • Liberalisation and globalisation

*The focal areas in the selection of topics are regularly adjusted for contemporary relevance.

Methods and design of studies

  • Global panel of leading farmers (arable farming, dairy farming, pig farming) with two survey rounds per year: February/March (southern hemisphere), August/September (northern hemisphere)
  • Computer-assisted telephone interviews (CATI) and individual interviews (face-to-face)
  • Regular background research
  • Interviews with top decision-makers from farming and agribusiness

Exclusive for subscribers – Analyses, reports, DLG membership

  • DLG-Agrifuture Insights – Country reports for 13 countries
    Business climate, willingness to invest, trends in machinery and equipment, trends in management (German/English)
  • DLG-Agrifuture Insights – Trend report on arable farming, pig farming and dairy farming worldwide
    The current trends in production, machinery and equipment, management and investment (German/English)
  • DLG-Agrifuture Insights – Background reports
    Global developments with impacts on farming and agribusiness in politics, markets, society; focus interviews with experts and decision-makers (German/English)
  • DLG-Agrifuture Insights – individual
    Customer-specific analyses, monitoring, reports and events
  • DLG membership
    Access to the world’s leading DLG trade fairs; access to the DLG Expert Network; current expert events and publications

Attractive subscription model*

DLG-Agrifuture Insights: 1,900 Euro/year (plus VAT)

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*The annual subscription includes DLG Membership.

Contact

DLG e.V.
Dr. Achim Schaffner
Tel. +49 69 24788-321
AFI(at)DLG.org