Just swap the classroom for a change and experience hands-on teaching? No problem with "Grüne woche young generation", the school program during Grüne Woche!
Every year, numerous exhibitors at the Grüne Woche offer special activities for school classes that deal with current topics related to agriculture and the food industry, pet & animal husbandry, health and horticulture.
For pupils from the 8th grade upwards, Grüne Woche 2024 will for the first time feature the young generation hub: the test market for career choices. Careers from the fields of nutrition, agriculture, gardening, hotel business, gastronomy, construction, climate and related areas will be presented by trainees. Learn more about our young generation hub
School classes as well as their teachers are cordially invited to experience topics relevant to their lessons in a hands-on way during the school program (weekdays).
*Please note that this program is offered in german language only
Date & opening hours
19 - 28 January 2024
10 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Friday Jan. 27 to 8 p.m.)
young generation workshops will be held on weekdays during Grüne Woche.
We look forward to welcoming all daycare groups, school classes of all grades as well as vocational school classes and special education classes.
Which program awaits you in the young generation context?
You can find the workshop program for Grüne Woche 2024 here around autumn (please note: program is in german only).
School press conference
In view of the past pandemic years and in light of the war in Ukraine, children and young people are also asking questions about food security in our country. What role do agriculture and the food industry play in this? What can we consumers do to conserve resources that influence our food production in times of climate change?
i.m.a e.V. invites editors of school newspapers, media working groups and all other interested students to this event.
For pupils from the 8th grade upwards, Grüne Woche 2024 will for the first time feature the young generation hub: the test market for career choices. Trainees from the fields of nutrition, agriculture, gardening, hotel business, gastronomy, construction, climate and related areas will present their professions. The pupils are invited to participate and try out. Of course, masters and experts will be available to answer questions about the professions, apprenticeships, internships, etc.
However, this training hall is only open from 22 - 26 January 2024 (Monday - Friday) from 10:00 - 15:00h, there will also be offer in the other halls.
Please send an email and indicate the number of tickets needed (for children under 6 and the caregivers).
Virtual i.m.a - knowledge yard
The Knowledge Yard is a learning and experimentation program specially designed for school children that i.m.a e.V. has been offering for more than twenty years at the Event farm of Grüne Woche. The virtual knowledge yard is available to all interested parties free of charge and without registration. And this is independent of Grüne Woche period.
The entire offer consists of teaching modules and exercises. You have the possibility to orientate yourself by the four main categories (animal & stable technology, plants & field technology, food & nutrition, society & environment) or to search specifically for keywords, school types etc.. You can easily compile the content for the different age groups.*
*The offer can be used without registration or further obligations.