The DLG, founded in 1885 by the writer, painter and engineer Max Eyth, is the leading organization in the agricultural, agricultural and food industries and has more than 29,000 members today.
The DLG is non-profit, politically independent, internationally networked and is open to everyone who is involved in agriculture and the food industry.
With knowledge, quality and technology transfer, DLG promotes progress in agriculture, agriculture and the food industry worldwide and contributes to securing global livelihoods in the long term. As an open, international network, the DLG works with experts from all over the world to develop future-oriented solutions for the challenges of the industry. It organizes leading international trade fairs and events in the fields of crop production, animal husbandry, agricultural and forestry technology, energy supply and food technology. Their quality tests for food, agricultural technology and operating resources are internationally leading. With its specialist work and its network of experts, the DLG constantly gives new impetus to practice.