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Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V. (FNR, Agency for Renewable Resources) is the central co-ordinating agency in Germany for the promotion of renewable resources.

Fachagentur Nachwachsende Rohstoffe e.V. (FNR, Agency for Renewable Resources) is the central coordinating agency in Germany for the promotion of renewable resources. Founded in 1993 by the Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection (BMELV) which funds its activities, FNR is in charge of managing a practice-, problem- and result-oriented pool of activities. The main tasks of FNR’s 61 employees are to implement the R&D programme “Renewable Resources” on behalf of the BMELV, and to assist the Federal Government in all issues concerning renewable biological resources.
FNR contributes to the dialogue in Germany.