has an area, as of 2006. [update], of 5.6 km 2 (2.2 sq mi). Of this area, 62.7% is used for agricultural purposes, while 26% is forested. Of the rest of the land, 10.6% is settled (buildings or roads) and the remainder (0.7%) is non-productive (rivers, glaciers or mountains). The municipality is located in the Appenzell Mittelland on ... Group | About us has been a pioneer in training and education since its foundation. Today, our businesses offer training courses for our customers; for example, we run milling schools on all continents. We educate a total of 600 apprenticies each year at our locations in Switzerland, Austria, Germany, the US, Brazil, China, India, and South Africa.