The German Agricultural Society (DLG), based in Frankfurt, Germany, successfully bridges the gap between agricultural and food theory and practice. With over 19,500 German and international members, this growing organisation is fully independent, specialising in agricultural and food know-how, exhibitions, publishing and certified agricultural machinery quality and food testing. Serving the European and world interests at large, the society is one of the leading food and agricultural organisations in Europe.

Company details

Eschborner Landstrasse 122 , Frankfurt am Main , D-60489 Germany

Locations Served


Business Type:
Professional association
Industry Type:
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)

Impulses for progress

DLG - the foundation on which innovation and progress are built

The DLG (Deutsche Landwirtschafts-Gesellschaft – German Agricultural Society) was founded by the engineer and author Max Eyth in the year 1885. It has over 25,000 members and is a leading organisation in the agricultural and food sectors.

Free and independent

The DLG is an expert organisation, open to all and politically independent.

Dedicated to progress

The DLG’s mandate is to promote technical and scientific progress. With its projects and activities the DLG sets standards and provides impulses for progress.

International orientation

The DLG operates internationally. It shares knowledge and expertise worldwide with leading international practitioners, experts and other specialist organisations.