The German Farmers’ DBV is the professional representation of German agriculture and forestry and is
Association an agricultural umbrella organisation. Its members are the 18 federal state
Deutscher farmers’ associations, where more than 90 % of the about 380.000 German
Bauernverband (DBV) farmers are voluntary associated. Above 300 district organisations are a direct
contact for the famers on the ground. 45 associations and institutions of the
agricultural and rural sector are associated members.