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Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Foto.

2020.09.21 | Conference

Online seminar on the disruptive potentials of biorefineries

On 17 November, an online seminar will describe the disruptive potentials of new local biorefineries to contribute to EU self-sufficiency with plant protein and new biobased products.

Morten Ambye-Jensen carries out research in biorefining technologies, and the new biorefiningplant at AU Foulum will play an important role in the transition towards circular and more environmental and climate-friendly agriculture. Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Photo.

2020.09.21 | DCA

Annual report: Gain insight into the food and agricultural research at Aarhus University

DCA - Danish Centre for Food and Agriculture has published its annual report for 2019.

In a new EIT Food research project, researchers from the MAPP Centre at Aarhus University are investigating consumer attitudes towards healthier processed meat products with colleagues from the UK and Spain. Photo: Colourbox.

2020.09.15 | DCA

Will consumers accept healthier meat products?

It is possible to produce healthier alternatives to the processed meat products, which are in high demand in Denmark as well as in the rest of Europe, but how do consumers respond to the different options, and which ones do they prefer? In a new project funded by the European Innovation and Technology (EIT) Food, researchers from the MAPP Centre…


Mon 28 Sep
12:00-15:00 |
PhD-defense: Structural diversity and biological activity of naturally occurring benzoxazinoids in plants
Bina Bhattarai will defend her PhD Monday 28 September 2020.
Tue 29 Sep
10:00-13:00 |
PhD defense: Can the nitrification inhibitor DMPP effectively reduce nitrous oxide emissions and nitrate leaching from maize cultivated in dairy farms?
Drishya Nair will defend her PhD Tuesday 29 September 2020.
Wed 30 Sep
10:00-13:00 |
Water erosion risk assessment in agricultural landscapes utilizing UAV sensing and spatially distributed modelling
Nils Onnen will defend his PhD Wednesday 30 September 2020.
Tue 20 Oct
11:00-12:30 | Online
Webinar: Pathways for advancing pesticide policies
In this webinar, we will discuss key challenges and present pathways for advancing European pesticide policies.