The State Agency for Agriculture, Environment and Rural Areas of the German Federal State Schleswig-Holstein (LLUR) has the statutory role as a state agency at the German regional level and has an integrative responsibly for Agriculture, Fishery, Water, Nature Conservation and Forest, Geology and Soil, Technical Environment Protection and Rural Development. It is the subordinate agency to the Schleswig-Holstein Ministry of Energy, Agriculture, the Environment, Nature and Digitization. The Agency is in charge of implementing the policies of the Ministry. It fulfils its mission by fundamental work, administrative enforcement, consulting and public relations. The LLUR has a broad partnership with farmer associations, farm advisors, environmental stakeholders, research institutes, industry and other state authorities.