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

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2014-10-31 -  SLU ranked by US News
In a recent global university ranking list, published by US News & World Report, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) reaches place no. 20 in the subject of Plant and Animal Science, no....
2014-10-30 -  Europe’s leading plant scientists call for urgent action to defend research
More than twenty of Europe's most prominent plant scientists today (Thursday 30 October 2014) signed a joint letter warning that Europe may lose its research lead unless plant science is adequately funded,...
2014-10-29 -  SLU researchers in Wall Street Journal
"The practitioners of parallel science are pernicious precisely because they twist science in order to deceive rather than inform. They are exemplary in their manipulation of the traditional and online...
2014-10-17 -  Can plant diversity reduce the need for control measures?
Plants are known to ‘communicate’ with one another via airborne molecules. These signals from insect-attacked plants can induce immune response in neighboring unattacked plants and reduce aphid infestations...
2014-10-09 -  Making window glass visible – but only to birds
Ultraviolet patterns can make window glass visible to birds, thus preventing fatal collisions. However, it has now been shown that such windows are not likely to work for all species, but only for birds...
2014-10-03 -  SLU DrHC became Minister
As MEP Isabella Lövin waited to give her honorary doctorate lecture at SLU in Uppsala on Friday morning came the news that she will be the new Minister of International Development in Stefan Löfven´s ...
2014-10-02 -  SLU still among the 275 best
SLU sits in the group 251-275 in the recent Times Higher Education (THE) annual ranking list.
2014-09-22 -  Delegation from the University of Rwanda visits SLU
During a three days stay a delegation from the University of Rwanda visits SLU in Uppsala. The main reason for the visit which is hosted by SLU Global, is a multidisciplinary cooperation between the two...
2014-09-19 -  She presented the 100th EnvEuro dissertation!
The Master’s programme EnvEuro – Environmental Science in Europe – is all about environmental issues in an international perspective, and leads to increased cross-border exchange. The programme started...
2014-09-18 -  Unknown mushroom species found in supermarket
The Swedish radio program "Vetenskapsradion" reports that two fungal researchers in Britain made an unexpected discovery in a package of imported dried Boletus mushrooms from China.
 

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