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Agricultural sciences

Agricultural science include plant production, plant genetics, plant breeding, plant protection, plant pathology, agricultural ecology, agricultural technology and agricultural history.

There are 166 pages tagged with Agricultural science:

Jan Ingemar Ohlsson

jan.ingemar.ohlsson@slu.se Bioinformatics engineer specializing in helping a broad range of projects link different 'omics for novel biological discovery

Farm vehicles heavy as dinosaurs jeopardize food security

Farm vehicles are becoming so heavy that they jeopardize future food security in Europe, America and Australia. Larger and more flexible tires have limited the damage on the surface, but below the

Iris Dahlin

iris.dahlin@slu.se At the moment I am involved in a project where researchers at SLU together with organic farmers develop cultivation systems with soybeans and lupine in Sweden (PADILSO). The

Anneli Adler

anneli.adler@slu.se I am a researcher in plant ecology. My research focuses on innovative methods to increase the long-term sustainability of agroecosystems. One of the methods for increasing the

Thomas Prade

andrus.kangro@slu.se My scientific interest is in integration of agricultural production of food, feed, bio-materials and bioenergy. Thus, my research aims at finding new ways and at developing

Sanna Bergqvist

sanna.bergqvist@slu.se PhD student in Crop Science I am a first year PhD student in crop science at the Department of Agricultural Research for Northern Sweden at SLU in Umeå. The aim of my

The political ecology of crops

A recently published special issue of the journal Geoforum explores the role of crops in contemporary and historical political and economic struggles. In a recently published special issue in the

Dannylo Sousa

dannylo.sousa@slu.se Veterinarian with interest in Animal Nutrition and Forage Quality, Conservation and Utilization. Researcher. Department of Animal Environment and Health. Swedish University of

RNA i sprutan kan ersätta kemisk bekämpning mot potatisbladmögel

Find a press release in English from The American Phytopathological Society (APS) here. Contact Ramesh Vetukuri , docent Department of plant breeding Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences,

James Ajal

james.ajal@slu.se I am a Postdoctoral Researcher at the Dept. of Crop Production Ecology. My research aims to increase resource use efficiency of major crops under various arable cropping systems

Agnes Ortman

agnes.ortman@slu.se PhD student in economics involved in a project investigating the link between farm animal health and welfare and the economic outcomes at dairy farms. The project aims to

Interactions between soil organic carbon and mineral constituents and its consequences for soil structure and physical processes

How does organic carbon in the soil, the structure of the soil and different physical processes affect each other? These are factor are important to understand water dynamics and if the soil will