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Climate change and agriculture

Insects and their larvae can be an alternative source of protein for food and feed instead of imported protein. Photo: Colourbox

2017.08.12 | DCA

Aarhus University contributes to positioning Denmark as a bioeconomic growth centre

Researchers from Aarhus University have been appointed by the Minister of Environment and Food of Denmark Esben Lunde Larsen to sit on the National Bioeconomy Panel.

Ole Green has been appointed as honorary professor in the Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University. Photo: Agrointelli

2017.08.11 | Agro

New honorary professor with an eye to future farming

CEO Ole Green from the company Agrointelli has been appointed Honorary Professor in technology and intelligent solution in the Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University. This strengthens the department’s connection between research and innovation. 

Professor Jørgen E. Olesen from the Department of Agroecology was one of the teachers at the Japanese-Danish summer university.

2017.08.04 | Agro

Japanese students learn about Danish agriculture’s experience with sustainability 

The Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University, strengthened its Japanese ties via a summer university with a focus on Danish agriculture and environment.

Wed 30 Aug
13:00-16:00 | Auditorium, Aarhus University Foulum, Blichers Allé 20, 8830 Tjele
PhD defence: Quality and utilization of raw milk retentate produced at the dairy farm
Ida Sørensen from the Department of Food Science will defend his PhD on Wednesday 30 October.
Thu 31 Aug
09:00-17:00 | Aarhus, Denmark
InnovateFood Challenge
Aarhus University is a partner in the InnovateFood project within the framework of which scientists and students, together with industry representatives, will try to find solutions to some of the challenges that food companies face in their efforts to produce healthier foods.
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.
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 10 research projects on which Ole Green and the department already collaborate.