Institute of Horticulture (IGB)

Institute of Horticulture (IGB)

The Institute of Horticulture is part of the Centre for Research and Continuing Education at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences. Nine professors from the Department of Horticulture and Food Technology are involved in research at the Institute, which specialises in horticultural value-added chains in the following research areas:

  • Sustainability strategies and conservation of resources
  • Innovation and information management
  • Production and quality management
  • Urban horticulture and green balance
Horticultural value added chain
Horticultural value added chain

Views of the Institute of Horticulture

Balcony flower demonstration facility in front of the institute's greenhouses
Balcony flower demonstration facility in front of the institute's greenhouses
Growing tomatoes in a closed soil-free system
Growing tomatoes in a closed soil-free system

Contact

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Zentrum für Forschung und Weiterbildung
Institut für Gartenbau
85350 Freising

T +49 8161 71-5110
F +49 8161 71-5106
igb [at]hswt.de

Research

Leaflet: Research by the Institute of Horticulture (in German)
Leaflet: Research by the Institute of Horticulture (in German)

Schlachters research station for pomiculture

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Institut für Gartenbau
Versuchsstation für Obstbau Schlachters
Burgknobelweg 1
88138 Sigmarszell

T +49 8389 9237-45
F +49 8389 9237-46
schlachters.igb [at]hswt.de

Institute of Horticulture annual reports (in German)

2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007

New design for the HSWT Annual Report from 2014

The weather in Weihenstephan

Grafische Auswertung der aktuellen Wetterdaten