Soil science is the study of soil as a natural resource on the surface of the Earth including soil formation, classification and mapping; physical, chemical, biological, and fertility properties of soils; and these properties in relation to the use and management of soils.
Mats Söderström is an expert on precision agriculture where you use satellite positioning, sensors, digital soil mapping, satellite images, and geographical information systems to adapt cultivation
Malin Hultberg is an expert on horticulture with specialisation in the food chain. Her expertise is in the use of microorganisms such as microalgae and fungi from a production perspective. In
Ingrid Wesström is an expert on water management in the agricultural landscape. More information at the Swedish page.
Helena Aronsson is an expert on soil and environment. Good nutrient management on a farm is the key for efficient production with low negative environmental impact. In collaboration with stakeholders
L. Nkurunziza is a researcher with interests on farming and food systems. Nkurunziza's research emphasizes the evaluation and improvement of sustainable agricultural production systems to meet the
In organic tomato production, soil-borne plant diseases are one of the main yield reducing factors. Two of the most problematic diseases are the corky root disease, caused by Pyrenochaeta lycopersici
I am a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Ecology in the Bommarco Lab. My main interests are how we can apply ecological understanding to agricultural systems to result in more sustainable
What does SLU do for the climate? We provide knowledge, decision support and facts about climate solutions. We teach our students about sustainability, and they inspire us to further reduce our
The aim of the programme is to support efforts to achieve the Reduced Climate Impact environmental objective. In the near term priority is being given to Sweden's international climate reporting in
Results from the Swedish national environmental monitoring program for pesticides are partly compiled in a database, provided by the data-host, and partly uploaded as files on this page. The links
The regional pesticide database (RPD) contains data on pesticide occurrences in groundwater and surface water samples collected outside of the ordinary continuous environmental monitoring program.
Research leader My research interest is in environmental monitoring and assessment with focus on the small agricultural catchment scale. That includes development of methods for collection of data