Department of Agroecology

Sustainable development through research in agroecosystems

News

Ensuring water quality in China will be given a helping hand from Danish researchers - including from Aarhus University. Photo: Colourbox

2018.09.05 | Agro

China to clean up its water – with a little help from Denmark

Researchers from Aarhus University are contributing to ensuring sufficient clean water in China in an EU project that can also benefit European businesses.

Seaweed can be an alternative source of protein in addition to contributing to removing and recycling nitrogen and phosphorus from the marine environment. Photo: Janne Hansen

2018.08.10 | DCA

Denmark can grow all its own animal feed protein

Instead of importing large quantities of protein feedstuffs from other countries for food and feed, Denmark can produce enough of its own protein to cover its needs for animal feed and to supplement food requirements.

A group of international studerents absorbed knowledge about Danish agriculture on a course coordinated by researchers from AGRO. Photo: Berit Andersen, Innovest

2018.07.02 | Agro

Danish agro knowhow shared with foreign students

Students from abroad absorbed knowledge about Danish food production and sustainable nutrient management in agriculture.

Danish researchers are partners in a European project regarding protection of drinking water from agricultural pollutants. Photo: Colourbox

2018.06.29 | Agro

How can we combine farming with protection of Europe’s drinking water?

Researchers from Aarhus University are partners in an EU-funded study that is exploring agricultural practices and EU policies related to drinking water quality and the use of pesticides and nitrogen.

Events

Fri 21 Sep
10:00-12:00 | Auditorium, Foulum, Aarhus University, Blichers Allé 20, 8830 Tjele
PhD defence: Environmental and animal benefits in organic pig production – are alternative foraging crops and poplar trees feasible strategies?
Malene Jakobsen from the Department of Agroecology will defend her PhD on Friday September 21.