• Theme

Climate change and agriculture

Ole Green will give his inaugural lecture on October 24, 2017 at AU Foulum and October 31, 2017 at AU Flakkebjerg. Photo: Agrointelli

2017.09.18 | Agro

Technology and the agriculture of the future on the agenda

Sustainability, technology and intelligent solutions go hand in hand in the agriculture of the future. The newly appointed honorary professor at the Department of Agroecology will speak about this in his inaugural lecture in October 2017.

Intensive cereal farming depletes soil carbon, degrades soil fertility, reduces biodiversity, and negatively affects climate and the environment. Photo: Colourbox

2017.09.14 | Agro

More carbon in the soil, please

Conventional and organic crop farming can both reap the benefits of managing the soil in a more sustainable fashion, so that more carbon is added. Researchers from Aarhus University are part of a team that is developing new cropping systems to address these issues.

Photo: Colourbox

2017.09.12 | Food

New Centre for Innovative Food Research is opening

Aarhus University opens a new centre to bring together leading competences within food research. The centre is iFOOD and the opening event will take place on 25 September in Agro Food Park.

Mon 25 Sep
14:30-17:00 | Agro Food Park 13, 8200 Århus N
Opening of iFOOD
Opening of the new centre for innovative food research
Tue 03 Oct
00:00-00:00 |
Animal Welfare Conference in Copenhagen
Two day conference on Animal Welfare in Copenhagen on October 3 and 4 2017. Themes are consumer-driven animal welfare and animal based welfare indicators.
Fri 06 Oct
12:00-15:00 | Lecture Theatre, Aarhus University Flakkebjerg, Forsøgsvej 1, 4200 Slagelse
PhD defence: Sex and Environment: Both influence the aftermath of the yellow rust fungus in the host
Julián Rodríguez-Algaba from the Department of Agroecology defends his PhD on Friday October 6th.
Tue 24 Oct
13:00-16:00 | Auditorium, AU Foulum, Blichers Alllé 20, Foulum, 8830 Tjele
Inaugural lecture for honorary professor Ole Green
Ole Green, honorary professor in the Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University, will give his inaugural lecture. In connection with the lecture there will also be presentations of the 11 research projects on which Ole Green and the department already collaborate.