The Federal Office for Agriculture (FOAG) is the Confederation's competence center for all core issues relating to the agricultural sector. The FOAG promotes multifunctional agriculture.

24 datasets found

  • Hillsides and slopes

    Agriculture, forestry, Geography, Territory and environment

    In order to take the difficult production and living conditions in agriculture adequately into consideration, slope subsidies have been established for areas eligible for direct...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Forage crops

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Erosion risk map of Switzerland, qualitative 1 (valley region)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Erosion risk map of the agriculturally productive areas of Switzerland in a 2x2-metre grid on the basis of the DTM-AV. The map covers only the valley and hill regions. It shows ...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Cereal crops

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Precipitation

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Maize

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Overview

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Special crops

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Cultivated land

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Potatoes

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Climate suitability map for agriculture - Summer catch crops

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The four sheets of the map, which has a scale of 1:200,000, show an overall evaluation of the climatic conditions and restrictions for agriculture, broken down into 20 categorie...

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  • Erosion risk map of Switzerland, qualitative 2 (valley region and mountain zo...

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Erosion risk map of the agriculturally productive areas of Switzerland in a 2x2-metre grid on the basis of the DTM-AV. The map covers the valley and hill regions and mountain re...

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  • Water connection map, direct and indirect, probability of connection

    Geography, Territory and environment

    A map has also been created as a supplement to the water connection map which distinguishes between direct and indirect connections. Areas with a direct connection to a body of ...

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  • Water connection map, probability of connection

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The potential water connection map shows areas in a worst case scenario (permanent fallow land, no buffer strips or construction measures) where, if the land is not cultivated i...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Crop type

    Geography, Territory and environment

    On the soil suitability map, each mapping unit has a code consisting of an uppercase letter and a number. The letters stand for 25 different physiographical units. The numbers r...

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  • Erosion risk map of Switzerland, average soil erosion in tonnes/(ha*year)

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Erosion risk map of the agriculturally productive areas of Switzerland in a 2x2 metre grid on the basis of the DTM-AV. The map covers the valley and hill regions and mountain re...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Root penetration depth

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Depth of soil that can be penetrated by roots (general thick and fine roots; roots that penetrate into clefts or crevices are not included). (Details: Soil suitability map of Sw...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Cultivated land

    Geography, Territory and environment

    On the soil suitability map, each mapping unit has a code consisting of an uppercase letter and a number. The letters stand for 25 different physiographical units. The numbers r...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Nutrient storage capacity

    Geography, Territory and environment

    In a similar way to water storage capacity, the aim is to specify how many equivalents of cations can be stored in the soil. The stored milliequivalents of cations were converte...

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  • Digital soil suitability map of Switzerland - Water storage capacity

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The term refers to water which is retained in the soil by tension forces and can easily be taken up by plants (soil moisture tension 0.1 - 1 Atm). Estimates show that there is l...

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