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March 28, 2022
The residents of Radix Nova, part 4: Rogier Schulte and Lizzy Freed- Directly behind Radix is a new building, Radix Nova, into which four chair groups have quietly moved during the pandemic. As part of a series of...
September 9, 2019
Soil navigator: a tool for optimising soil usage- The soil has a key role to play in terms of combatting climate change, feeding 10 billion people in 2050, and the preservation and recovery of...
October 4, 2017
Farming Systems Ecology
March 24, 2014
Bugs for buzziness - capturing the services of beneficial insects- Beneficial arthropods such as pollinators (e.g. bees and hoverflies), predators (e.g. ladybeetles and spiders) and parasitoids (e.g. parasitoid wasps)...
January 22, 2014
Sterke combinaties / Strong combinations- On Wednesday 22 January Pablo Tittonell gave a presentation at the organic trade fair, BioVak 2014 in Zwolle, The Netherlands. He asked the audience...
June 15, 2013
A farmer’s perspective on the future of agriculture: local innovations in a changing world- Motivated by the frequent lack of farmer perspectives in the current debate on future global food security, FSE commissioned a documentary on...
May 16, 2013
Towards ecological intensification of world agriculture- Prof. dr ir. Pablo A. Tittonell Inaugural lecture upon taking up the position of Chair in Farming Systems Ecology at Wageningen University on 16...
April 2, 2013
Strategies to reduce losses and improve utilization of nitrogen from solid cattle manure- Manure, there's far more to it than just a smell. On the 3rd of April, Ghulam Mustafa Shah successfully defended his PhD thesis “Strategies to...
January 11, 2013
Soil borne pathogens on Trojan hosts- By Jan ten Hoopen The rotation of different crops in one field is one of the oldest agricultural management systems used to suppress pests and...
November 22, 2012
Can conventional agriculture feed the world?- The on-going international debate on the future of agriculture and its ability to meet expected food demands has recently reached the Dutch media...