A new research project will provide agriculture with the possibility of treating fields on the basis of their individual traits and conditions. Photo: Janne Hansen

2015.06.30 |

Future farming combines sustainability with productivity and efficiency

Scientists from Aarhus University are involved in a project with a total budget of nearly 100m DKK that will prepare farming for a future where sustainability and intensive, efficient and productive crop production go hand in hand.

Scientists from Aarhus University have mapped the models that are used to follow the fate of pesticides on agricultural soils, with a focus on Danish conditions. Photo: Janne Hansen

2015.07.01 |

The fate of pesticides mapped

Scientists from Aarhus University have mapped the methods that can be used to study what happens to pesticides in agricultural soil. The focus is on adsorption, degradation and transport of pesticides to the aquatic environment.