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

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2015-04-15 -  Neonicotinoids: European Science Academies call for debate that expands beyond bees
A focus on honey bees has distorted the debate around neonicotinoids.There is more and more evidence that widespread use of neonicotinoids has severe effects on a range of organisms that provide ecosystem...
2015-04-14 -  Winter-green croplands are good for the climate
Cover crops do not only reduce nitrogen leaching, but can also help Sweden to reach the climate goals. Researchers from SLU have calculated that cover crops have the potential to offset a not negligible...
2015-04-13 -  Mexican Ambassador at SLU
Today, H.E. Ambassador of Mexico Mr Agustín Gasca Pliego, visited the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, in Ultuna, Uppsala.
2015-04-07 -  The University Animal Hospital featuring in SVT’s Djursjukhuset
During a few weeks in February, a team from Swedish television company SVT visited SLU’s University Animal Hospital (UDS) to shoot footage for the popular tv show Djursjukhuset (The Animal Hospital). It...
2015-03-24 -  Farm animal welfare has more values for farmers than just profitability
That the animals feel good is an important factor in the decision making of farmers when working with farm animal welfare. Understanding the complexity of the decisions of farmers will enable the development...
2015-03-23 -  Delegation from Mozambique at SLU - planning for bilateral cooperation
A delegation of eleven people from the Eduardo Mondlane University (UEM) in Mozambique met with the Deputy Vice Chancellor Lena Andersson-Eklund, SLU researchers and staff from SLU Global in order to prepare...
2015-03-17 -  SLU at the Climate Smart Agriculture Third Global Science Conference
Stéphane Le Foll, French Minister of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forestry spoke at the morning session on the second day of the third Climate Smart Agriculture Global Science Conference. The conference takes...
2015-03-16 -  The EPIC study has been terminated
On 1st March 2015 the EPIC study was terminated. EPIC, standing for “Evaluation of Pimobendan In dogs with Cardiomegaly caused by preclinical mitral valve disease”, was a prospective double-blind, randomised,...
2015-03-13 -  MSC-labeling of cod does not give a price premium to fishers
A study at SLU shows that the consumers pay 10% more for environmentally certified fish, but that does not end up as a price premium for fishers. Yet, the fishers are financing the certification.
2015-03-10 -  SLU at the Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture
The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture 2015 (GFIA 2015) is the world’s largest collection of sustainable agriculture innovations, attracting some the world’s brightest minds to show the world...
 

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