Journal: AUR - Agrar- und Umweltrecht

The journal “Agrar- und Umweltrecht” is the leading journal in Germany for the entire law of agriculture, agricultural markets and rural areas. The journal is issued by the “Deutschen Gesellschaft für Agrarrecht“, DGAR.
It is published monthly and provides a comprehensive overview of the state of science, jurisprudence and practical aspects of agricultural law.
The Institute for Agricultural Law is the head of editorship.

The editors of the journal "Agrar- und Umweltrecht":

  • Regierungsdirektor Dr. Christian Busse, Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture, Bonn (agricultural products law)

  • Prof. Dr. Ewald Endres, Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf, Freising (forerstry, hunting, fishing)

  • Rechtsanwalt Dr. Matthias Francois, Bitburg (land law)

  • Rechtsanwalt Dr. Bernd von Garmissen, Göttingen (inheritance and corporate law)

  • Rechtsanwalt Ingo Glas, Rostock (civil agricultural law)

  • Rechtsanwältin Christiane Graß, Bonn (civil agricultural law)

  • Rechtsanwalt Jens Haarstrich, Peine (civil agricultural law)

  • Ltd. Verwaltungsdirektor Dr. Erich Koch, Sozialversicherung für Landwirtschaft, Forsten und Gartenbau, Kassel (agricultural social law)

  • Ministerialrat Dr. Christian Köpl, Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Ernährung, Landwirtschaft und Forsten, München (agricultural equipment)

  • Rechtsanwalt Dr. Wolfgang Krüger, Deutscher Bauernverband, Berlin (agricultural funding law)

  • Ltd. Landwirtschaftsdirektor Volkmar Nies, Landwirtschaftskammer NRW, Bonn (agri-environmental law)

  • Rechtsanwalt/Steuerberater Ralf Stephany, Bonn (agricultural tax law)

  • Rechtsanwalt Harald Wedemeyer, Landvolk Niedersachsen, Hannover (public agricultural law)


The editorship is pleased to receive manuscripts on agricultural and environmental issues. In addition to scientific contributions with references, short contributions (without references) or announcements are also printed in the section of AuR Forum.
Manuscripts are requested in electronic format to the following email address:
We would like to ask you to pay attention to the authors' guidelines. All articles pass a peer review procedure before publication.
For this purpose the manuscripts are submitted anonymously to the editors.