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Soil science

Soil science is the study of soil as a natural resource on the surface of the Earth including soil formation, classification and mapping; physical, chemical, biological, and fertility properties of soils; and these properties in relation to the use and management of soils.

There are 88 pages tagged with Soil science:

Om SLU Horticulture

As the name suggests, the Faculty of Landscape Architecture, Horticulture and Crop Production Science is responsible for horticulture-related activities and operations at SLU. SLU’s own motivation

SLU and the climate

What does SLU do for the climate? We provide knowledge, decision support and facts about climate solutions. We teach our students about sustainability, and they inspire us to further reduce our

SLU Fältforsk

SLU Fältforsk is a joint body created by SLU and other organizations within the agricultural sector. SLU Fältforsk's main objective is to coordinate, develop and secure high quality agricultural


Our research is organised under seven subject areas where we develop knowledge about forest ecosystems and the processes that drive them. This knowledge is then transferred to best forest management

The forest landscapes climate effects

Greenhouse gas exchange between the atmosphere and the biosphere


Matthias Peichl , Professor matthias.peichl@slu.se Mats Nilsson , Professor mats.b.nilsson@slu.se Järvi Järveoja , Researcher jarvi.jarveoja@slu.se Jinshu 'Jackie' Chi , Researcher jinshu.chi@slu.se


The research is largely based on the well-developed infrastructure at Vindeln's experimental forests. Our research group and Vindeln's experimental forests cooperate with several national and


This page lists ongoing projects within the research group

A Non-Toxic Environment

We provide decision support and expertise in the work towards A Non-Toxic Environment in Sweden. The data from our monitoring programmes contributes to the overall picture of the environmental status


Within SLU's Forests programme there is a wealth of knowledge and experience about both Swedish and international forest-based environmental analysis.

Livestock café establishment

The concept of a livestock café is an excellent and novel way of engaging with farmers and local communities through a participatory approach of having field experiments. Livestock cafés as locally

Diss Benjamin Gossweiler

Impacts of land use change on river streamflow and water quality in a semi-arid catchment : assessment of a catchment under rapid and uncontrolled urbanisation. charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Benjamin