Agriculture Minister Friedrich is confronted by animal rights activists when he visits the International Green Week fair at Messe Berlin. Helping solve world hunger is a big theme at the fair.
The biggest international agribusiness trade fair is this year focusing on the treatment of farm animals. With consumers unwilling to pay more, producers are asking how expensive can cheap meat be?
Berlin International Green Week is the world's largest exhibition for food, agriculture and horticulture. Our reporter Hendrik Welling is there for the first time, filling up on delicacies from all over the world.
DW looks at why people are taking to the streets in Germany to demand an "Agrarwende" - or agricultural transformation. Issues include health concerns, protection of animals, and pollution impacts on water and climate.
Berlin has become a haven for vegans, with specialized restaurants, butchers and even sex shops. And although veganism is about protecting animals and the environment, being vegan in Berlin is so much more.
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