The Lednewo site lies approx. 50 km North of Vladimir and approx. 250 km east of the capital Moscow, on the axis Moscow – Kazan.
The site is located in Oblast Vladimir and belongs to the none black soil sites where typically animal production prevails.
Here, the soils tend to be heavier and difficult to operate. The average rainfall is approx. 650 mm/year.
The Lednewo trial site has existed since 2007. It is run in cooperation between the farm OAO Lednewo of the Russian consulting society Consultant Agro, the institute for agricultural technology and bio-system technology of the vTI Braunschweig and AMAZONE.