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Herd immunity in food crops for increased food safety

Can heard immunity in food crops be achieved through speckled use of resistant cultivars, biocontrol and chemical fungicides? This will be investigated in a new research project at SLU financed by

Weed seed predation depends on agricultural intensity

Field management intensity weakens the ecosystem service of weed seed predation. This is shown by SLU researchers in a new study. In addition, a new metric was developed that can assess the strength


Vahideh Rafiei and Malin Elfstrand have been awarded research grants from Formas' open call for research on fungi that cause diseases on cereals and spruce breeding. Formas’ research council finances

Soil fungal conservation values and contributions to soil carbon dynamics

How fast soil organisms in boreal forests break down and store carbon has great significance for Earth's climate. If the species composition of soil fungi and associated vegetation changes, it can

They work to find solutions to pressing sustainability challenges in agriculture

The researchers Tino Colombi and Katharina Meurer study functions in agricultural soils that matter for the possibilities of agriculture to become more sustainable. As newly appointed associate

Guided tour of Campus Ultuna and social gathering

katja.fedrowitz@slu.se Visit the BioCentrum and the Ecology Center at SLU in Ultuna and socialize on campus Ultuna in connection with the Swedish National Plant Protection Conference 2022. Uppsala

Second call PhD projects SLU Forest Damage Centre

The SLU Forest Damage Centre has now a second call open to enable a new group of PhD students to start during the first half of 2023. With this second call, the SLU Forest Damage Centre Research

Utlysning forskaskola SLU Skogsskadecentrum(2)

You can now apply for funding for Ph.D. student projects from the SLU Forest Damage Centre. Deadline is the 8th of April. Financial support for Ph.D. students The SLU Forest Damage Centre Research

Open Meeting FDC

Open meeting SLU Skogsskadecentrum katja.fedrowitz@slu.se Welcome to the Open Meeting of the SLU Forest Damage Centre on 19-20 January at the Aronsborg conference centre in Bålsta. The meeting is

Eulogy of a Rock Star – Professor Jan Stenlid is retiring

“Are you one of Jan Stenlid’s students!? He is the rock star of forest pathology!” These words, just as hopelessly nerdy as they are endearing, were spoken in the utmost awe to Jan Stenlids

Stakeholder event - SLU Plant Protection Network

Stakeholder event - SLU Plant Protection Network & SLU Forest Damage Centre katja.fedrowitz@slu.se Welcome to the SLU Network Plant Protection's second external stakeholder event, where we will get

Do you know how SLU Holding can help you realize the societal value of your research?

Lunch seminar: Do you know how SLU Holding can help you realize the societal value of your research? cajsa.lithell@slu.se Welcome to a lunch seminar with Lina Strömstedt from SLU Holding with the