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


2015-07-30 -  Flower strips most effective in moderately complex agricultural landscapes
It is in moderately complex landscapes that it is most effective to deploy local conservation management measures to enhance biodiversity, such as flowering border zones. The SLU-researcher Mattias Jonsson...
2015-07-28 -  World experts discuss equine genomics
The world’s leading horse genomics researchers met last week in Hannover, Germany at the 11th Dorothy Russell Havemeyer International Equine Genome Mapping Workshop.
2015-07-24 -  New rice lowers methane emissions
An international group lead by researchers from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences has developed a rice which significantly reduces methane fluxes from rice paddies.
2015-07-07 -  Intercropping - a means to enhance yields in organic farming
Researchers demonstrate the advantages of within-crop diversification for intensified and more environmental-friendly crop production.
2015-07-07 -  Tundra study uncovers impact of climate warming in the Arctic
Significant changes in one of the Earth’s most important ecosystems are not only a symptom of climate change, but may fuel further warming, research suggests.
2015-07-02 -  SLU's honorary doctors 2015 appointed
Six prominent researchers will be honorary doctors in 2015. They will hold their lectures on October 2 at Ultuna in Uppsala, the day before the degree conferment ceremony on October 3.
2015-07-01 -  SLU enhances the collaboration with bioscience hub in eastern and central Africa
Since 2006, SLU have an ongoing collaboration with the BecA-ILRI Hub (Biosciences eastern and central Africa – International Livestock Research Institute Hub). On 29 June the Director of BecA-ILRI-Hub,...
2015-06-29 -  SLU signs agreement with the CGIAR programme on Livestock and Fish
SLU has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with the CGIAR research programme Livestock and Fish.
2015-06-25 -  Clubroot parasite of Brassicaceae sequenced
The genome of the parasite that is causing clubroot disease on several agricultural and horticultural crops is now released. The new knowledge will hopefully be useful to develop better diagnostic methods,...
2015-06-11 -  Old wheat varieties can solve contemporary problems
Agriculture will have to produce more food but with less environmental impact. Old wheat varieties can help us to reach that goal. Researchers at SLU and Isfahan University of Technology in Iran have shown...

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