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Here is a list of web pages, including news and events, that are related to research at SLU.


Det finns 395 sidor som är taggade med Research:
New professors at SLU

New professors at SLU

Read here about the new professors and see short films about them. The installation lectures are public, no registration is required. The lectures are webcast and you can also see them recorded afterwards. The new professors of 2018 will give their ...

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Sustainable fish farming in Rwanda: Evaluation of local feed ingredients for Nile tilapia Oreochromis niloticus

The purpose with this project is to contribute to food security through sustainable Tilapia production in Rwanda with locally available resources. Aquaculture is recent in Rwanda dates 1950s, fish food accessibility is still rare with a per capita fish ...

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INDILACT - Individually adapted lactations lengths

Photo: Jenny Svennås-Gillner, SLU The aim of the project is to develop tools which can be used for individually adapted lactation lengths based on the biological conditions of the cow. Today a one year calving interval and a short lactation period, ...

Fungal communities as determinants of carbon dynamics in boreal forest soils

Fungal communities as determinants of carbon dynamics in boreal forest soils

Julia Kyaschenko defends her thesis Fungal communities as determinants of carbon dynamics in boreal forest soils on 16 March 2018. Facts Link to thesis: https://pub.epsilon.slu.se/15304/ - Author / Respondent: MSc Julia Kyaschenko - External reviewer ...

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Escaping the pastoralist paradox in the face of climate change - a new research project by SLU researchers

Last week SLU researchers were in Kenya to start up a new research project about the link between land ownership and the capacity for climate change in three semi-arid regions in Kenya dominated by pastoralism. A comparative analysis of different tenure ...

Vaccin mot fruktade hästsjukdomen kvarka

Vaccin mot fruktade hästsjukdomen kvarka

Forskare vid SLU, Karolinska Institutet och Animal Health Trust, Newmarket, Storbritannien (AHT) har under lång tid arbetat med att utveckla ett vaccin mot hästsjukdomen kvarka. Genom att analysera arvsmassan hos bakterien som orsakar kvarka har forskarna ...

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Age analysis of fish

The Department of Aquatic Resources analyses the age of more than 50.000 individuals yearly, from more than 20 species from rivers and lakes, marine and coastal areas. Age reading is done by analysing tissues like otoliths (ear stones), scales and operculum ...

Dissertation: Physiological responses in trained Standardbred horses to forage diets, transport and housing

Dissertation: Physiological responses in trained Standardbred horses to forage diets, transport and housing

Malin Connysson defends her thesis "Physiological responses in trained Standardbred horses to forage diets, transport and housing". Facts Link to thesis: https://pub.epsilon.slu.se/15291/ - Author / Respondent: Malin Connysson - External reviewer / ...

Dissertation: Molecular identification of colour pattern genes in birds

Dissertation: Molecular identification of colour pattern genes in birds

Doreen Schwochow-Thalmann defends her thesis "Molecular identification of colour pattern genes in birds". Facts Link to thesis: https://pub.epsilon.slu.se/15293/ - Author / Respondent: Doreen Schwochow-Thalmann - External reviewer / Opponent: Professor ...

ArkDes Open Call for Fellowship (2018-2019): Projecting the Future

ArkDes Open Call for Fellowship (2018-2019): Projecting the Future

ArkDes is inviting researchers and practitioners to spend 6 months with them between September 2018 and February 2019, to conduct research and develope small-scale projects around the broad topic of Projecting the Future. The ArkDes Fellowship offers ...

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Can we produce food during crises? Vulnerabilities and resilience at farm level in Swedish agriculture

Sweden has been spared from major crises causing food shortages during the last decades. However, that does not mean that it is impossible that such a crisis could never occur. The rapid restructuring of agriculture during the same time period has resulted ...

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SLU's future platforms

SLU has four interdisciplinary platforms that integrate different scientific fields. They also increase the collaboration between researchers and society. The four Future platforms are: SLU Future Animals, Nature and Health (under construction) SLU ...

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