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The main part of the Faculty of Forest Sciences and the Department of Agriculture for Northertn Sweden are located at SLU Umeå.

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Seminar: Forages, with a northern focus

lisa.beste@slu.se In conjunction with Brooke Micke’s PhD defence, we are holding a seminar, with speakers from the evaluation committee. Photo: Lisa Beste We will talk aboout forage research at

Feed Additive to Reduce Methane Emissions from Cows Tested in Sweden

Does a methane-inhibiting feed additive work better when cows are fed with high-fat Swedish oats? That's what Mohammad Ramin's research team at SLU in Umeå aims to find out. The additive Bovaer (DSM,

Diss Brooke Micke

Diversifying the utility and species composition of Nordic forage systems New fractionation methods and novel native legume species charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Brooke Micke defends her thesis "

Märgträffen careers fair

utb-webb@slu.se Each year, the Enterprise Committee of the Forestry University Student Union, SHS arranges a careers fair where organisations have the chance to meet with students and tell them

Let's talk science! Can biological diversity be measured?

Let's talk science! Can biological diversity be measured? annika.mossing@slu.se The habitat of many forest species has deteriorated or has been drastically reduced. Society's goal is to preserve or

Lectures by honorary doctors 2023

Lectures by SLU´s new honorary doctors, 2023 jenny.svennas-gillner@slu.se SLU warmly welcomes you to attend the lectures held by SLU's new honorary doctors on Friday 6 October at SLU Uppsala. The

The Human-land podcast

Human Land is now launching three episodes of Series 2, where we aim to explore how environmental psychology could support us in a system change towards healthy societies, with a socio-ecological

A global observatory to monitor biodiversity

At a time of unprecedented decline in Earth’s biodiversity, scientists are calling for a new system for monitoring and providing the data needed for decision making and conservation action. Earth’s

Developing the multi-storey construction market

Wooden multi-storey constructions are beneficial for the climate compared to concrete which is predominately used today. Researchers from Sweden and Finland show that increased awareness about design

Futures of Agriculture and Multifunctional landscapes

IDA: Multifunctional landscapes and Futures of Agriculture futurefood@slu.se Welcome to an inspiring day about interdisciplinary research and education at SLU. During this first part of the day,

PhD course: Global Perspectives in Adaptive Wildlife Management

PhD course: Global Perspectives in Adaptive Wildlife Management dimitris.athanassiadis@slu.se Adaptive wildlife management is a decision proces to managing wildlife populations and their habitats

Thomas Wieloch wants to release the brakes on photosynthesis

Formas, the Swedish governmental research council for sustainable development, awarded Thomas Wieloch, postdoc at Umeå Plant Science Centre and SLU, a mobility grant for early-career researchers. He