Overview of cultivation and field release of genetically modified organisms in the Federal Länder of Germany

The number of notified sites is shown in brackets. The data of the current year are subject to dynamic changes (new notifications/withdrawals).
Only notifications without exception (e.g. ban on cultivation) are shown here.
Year of Cultivation/Experimental Release
All  2005  2006  2007  2008  2009  2010  2011  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  2018  2019  2020  2021 
Federal Land Cultivation in m2 Field release in m2 Total area in m2
Baden-Wuerttemberg

34200

(3)

0

(0)

34200

(3)
Bavaria

99177

(16)

7524

(4)

106701

(20)
Berlin

0

(0)

0

(0)

0

(0)
Brandenburg

12445282

(53)

11050

(2)

12456332

(55)
Bremen

0

(0)

0

(0)

0

(0)
Hamburg

0

(0)

0

(0)

0

(0)
Hesse

0

(0)

0

(0)

0

(0)
Lower Saxony

140800

(10)

38446

(8)

179246

(18)
Mecklenburg-
Western Pommerania

7456183

(29)

233986

(9)

7690169

(38)
North Rhine-Westphalia

0

(0)

2592

(1)

2592

(1)
Rhineland-Palatinate

7000

(2)

20000

(2)

27000

(4)
Saarland

0

(0)

0

(0)

0

(0)
Saxony

9497934

(58)

5160

(2)

9503094

(60)
Saxony-Anhalt

1961987

(22)

41830

(11)

2003817

(33)
Schleswig-Holstein

400

(2)

0

(0)

400

(2)
Thuringia

6070

(5)

0

(0)

6070

(5)