Kobierzyce

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Kobierzyce
Village
Palace in Kobierzyce
Palace in Kobierzyce
Flag of Kobierzyce
Flag
Coat of arms of Kobierzyce
Coat of arms
Kobierzyce is located in Poland
Kobierzyce
Kobierzyce
Coordinates: 50°58′N 16°55′E / 50.967°N 16.917°E / 50.967; 16.917
Country  Poland
Voivodeship Lower Silesian
County Wrocław County
Gmina Kobierzyce
Population 2,095
Website http://www.ugk.pl/

Kobierzyce [kɔbjɛˈʐɨt͡sɛ] (German: Koberwitz) is a village in Wrocław County, Lower Silesian Voivodeship, in south-western Poland.[1] It is the seat of the administrative district (gmina) called Gmina Kobierzyce. Prior to 1945 it belonged to Germany. It lies approximately 20 kilometres (12 mi) south-west of the capital of Lower Silesian Voivodeship Wrocław.

Kobierzyce/Koberwitz was the location for Rudolf Steiner's Agriculture Course in 1924.[2] It was a course of eight lectures, there were 111 attendees from six countries, it led to the development of biodynamic agriculture, and it has been described as "the first organic agriculture course".[3]

The village has a population of 2,095.

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Coordinates: 50°58′N 16°55′E / 50.967°N 16.917°E / 50.967; 16.917

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