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Researchers from Aarhus University and the University of Copenhagen have analysed and described potential measures related to the loss of nitrogen from agriculture to the environment. Photo: Janne Hansen

2015.01.19 |

New report on measures to reduce nitrogen emissions

Aarhus University has compiled a catalogue of measures that can be used to regulate emissions of nitrogen from agriculture to the environment. The catalogue is used in connection with the preparation of new river basin management plans and targeted and differentiated regulations on nitrogen emissions from farming.

Researchers from Aarhus University have studied the occurence of resistance in a range of populations of the cabbage stem flea beetle and the pollen beetle in rapeseed fields. Photo: Janne Hansen.

2015.01.21 |

Crop pests are resistant to certain insecticides

Winter oilseed rape will often receive uninvited guests in the form of pests such as the cabbage stem flea beetle and the pollen beetle. Studies at Aarhus University show that there are significant differences in the sensitivity of the pests to insecticides.