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New annual report: Into the field with Aarhus University

DCA – Danish Centre for Food and Agriculture has published its annual report 2017.

2018.06.28 | DCA-redaktionen

Professor Hanne C. Bertram has contributed significantly to the development of the metabolomics technique, which researchers can use to study food metabolism in the body. She was awarded the EliteForsk Prize in 2017 from the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science. Meet her in the annual report. Photo: Ditte Valente/Eliteforsk 2017


What is actually taking place in the fields, laboratories and animal barns at Aarhus University? DCA – Danish Centre for Food and Agriculture has recently published its annual report for 2017, and it will give you an insight into the activities.

Download the annual report 2017

As in previous years, the annual report is published to inform about the research efforts behind Aarhus University’s policy support within the agricultural and food areas. The articles provide insight into how collaboration across departments as well as between researchers and the industry contributes to strengthening the basis for making important societal decisions.

- Denmark is exceptional in that Aarhus University can carry out coherent, problem-solving research covering the entire agricultural and food sector, i.e. research that can connect crop cultivation, environmental impact, animal production and food quality. Such interdisciplinary and interconnected research is hard to find in other places, says Director Niels Halberg, DCA – Danish Centre for Food and Agriculture.

It is our vision that the articles will inspire interest and understanding for both research and policy support efforts.

Happy reading!

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