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

Research at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Test-tube with plants. Photo: Viktor Wrange

Animals, plants and people - SLU has a solid basis of research, aiming for a sustainable development in Sweden as well as internationally.

A great deal of all biological research in Sweden is conducted at SLU.

Research ranges from cultivation technique, rural development, animal and human health to biotechnology and functional genomics.

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News

2015-02-24 -  New Insights - water, bioenergy and crop production
The main theme in this year’s issue of SLU's magazine New Insights is water, aquaculture and fish. Bioenergy and crop production are also mirrored.
2015-02-24 -  Genetic study reveals how decay fungi became mycorrhiza
Mycorrhiza, the symbiosis between fungi and plants, has been central in the development of life on Earth. A study of fungal DNA now shows that mycorrhiza has evolved several times during the course of...
2015-02-16 -  Bar-coding workshop
Welcome to the workshop Molecular identification of species and communities, on April 16 in Ultuna, Uppsala.
2015-02-16 -  A newly discovered bacterial family may become a weapon in the fight against malaria
A new family of bacteria that are common in malaria mosquitoes has been described by researchers at Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and Uppsala University in Sweden, Justus-Liebig-Universität...

Research excellence

Read more about successful research teams, some important grants, individual distinctions, publishing and citations, research collaborations and university rankings:


Popular science

Juniperus. Photo: Nora Adelsköld


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