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Department of Agroecology

Sustainable development through research in agroecosystems

News

Mogens Nicolaisen and Mogens Støvring Hovmøller will give their inaugural lectures at AU Flakkebjerg on 3 May 2019.

2019.04.01 | Agro

Two new professors – and two inaugural lectures

Crop health will be highlighted when two new professors at the Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University, give their inaugural lectures on 3 May 2019.

Representatives from think tanks, agricultural organizations and NGO’s discussed the opportunities for reducing the climate footprint of foods. Photo: Claus Bo Andreasen

2019.03.29 | DCA

We should demand and produce climate friendly foods

A reduction of the climate impact of foods will involve major challenges and difficult dilemmas. However, a transition in both foods and production is necessary and entails many positive side effects.

Mogens Støvring Hovmøller has been appointed professor of plant pathology. Photo: Jesper Rais

2019.03.06 | Agro

New professor of plant pathology at Aarhus University

Mogens Støvring Hovmøller has been appointed professor of plant pathology in the Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University.

Milk production affects more than just the climate - it also has an impact on e.g. biodiversity and soil carbon storage. Photo: Colourbox

2019.03.06 | Agro

Milk production affects more than the climate

When assessing the impact of food on the environment, it is important to look at not only the climate, but also biodiversity, ecotoxicity and soil carbon changes.

Events

Mon 29 Apr
10:00-13:00 | Auditorium, AU Foulum, Blichers Allé 20, 8830 Tjele
PhD defence: The influence of flooding on wheat production
Majken Meldorf Deichmann will defend her PhD on Monday 29 April 2019.
Fri 03 May
13:30-16:00 | Auditoriet, AU Flakkebjerg, Forsøgsvej 1, 4200 Slagelse
Inaugural lectures
Professor Mogens Nicolaisen and Professor Mogens S. Hovmøller will give their inaugural lectures.
Tue 25 Jun
11:00-17:00 | Aarhus University, Foulum, Blichers Allé 20, DK-8830 Tjele
Circular Bioeconomy Days
Mark your calender for exciting Bioeconomy Days and join us at Aarhus University for discussions on how to take circular bioeconomy to the next level.