INSPIRE Knowledge Base

Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food

LMO Description
Federal Agency for Agriculture and Food
Proposed role in INSPIRE development
  • allocate experts to Drafting Teams
  • yes
    Level of authority: 
    Formal Mandate: 
    <p>Federal Agency</p>
    Main Activities: 
    - supporting the regulation of the European market organizations for most of the agricultural products - controling the cultivation and proper usage of renewable resources and energetic plants - quality controls and conformity checks - fishing industry and fishing control - food emergency preparedness - promoting research and development schemes or measures regarding the transfer of technology and knowledge - assisting the Ministry in the implementation of information technology requirements
    Area of work/experience
    Geographic Domain:: 
    Societal Sector: 
    central government, public works
    Specific Expertise: 
    Previous Experience relevant for INSPIRE development: 
    - developing of a spatial information system for food emergency preparedness - developing of an infrastructure for spatial informations in the BMELV’s sphere of business
    Primary Business: 
    Agriculture, Food, Consulting / Technical services
    Environmental application domains: 
    Monitoring Biodiversity, Aquaculture