Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences


2016-05-27 -  Ove Nilsson member of EMBO
The European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) has announced the election of 58 new members. Professor Ove Nilsson, Director at Umeå Plant Science Centre (UPSC) and SLU in Umeå, is one of the researchers...
2016-05-25 -  SLU web gets complete overhaul
On 1 June, the SLU websites will get a complete new look, and new functionality. These changes bring with them a number of improvements.
2016-05-25 -  Can't see the forest for the the trees
There is continued strong growth in the Swedish Forests and the total standing volume continues to increase according to new official statistics from the Swedish National Forest Inventory at the Swedish...
2016-05-20 -  Global Swede award to SLU student Philip Kofi Adom
Philip Kofi Adom, who defended his PhD thesis at SLU in March, has received the Global Swede award at a ceremony which was led by State Secretary Oscar Stenström at the the Ministry of Enterprise and ...
2016-05-17 -  Tree stumps as biofuel – results from eight years of research presented
Findings from an eight-year long research program financed by SLU, the Swedish Energy Agency and a number of forest companies have been published in a special issue of the journal Forest Ecology and Management....
2016-05-09 -  Lectures by new professors at SLU in Umeå
Eight new professors will be installed at SLU this year. On Friday May 13th four of these will give lectures at SLU in Umeå, an event that will be webcasted. The remaining four professors were installed...
2016-05-03 -  Planning in the context of weak planning institutions and lack of resources for implementation – the case of Sacaba, Bolivia
Research by PhD student Paola Ledo from the Department of Urban and Rural Development, SLU
2016-05-02 -  Stewardship towards Responsible Management of Pesticides: the case of Ethiopian Agriculture
Research by Tadesse Amera, PhD student at the Department of Urban and Rural Development
2016-04-29 -  The Mongolian Ambassador visited SLU
On 28 April, the Mongolian Ambassador for Sweden, H. E. Mr. Zorig Altai, visited SLU Ultuna.
2016-04-28 -  Support biological control of aphids by supporting spiders and carabids in cereal fields
Ground dwelling predators, such as ground beetles and spiders, help to control aphids and other pests in agriculture. And the more species there are of such natural enemies in a field, the more stable...

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