Research Center Flakkebjerg

Research Center Flakkebjerg
Aarhus University

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Forsøgsvej 1
4200 Slagelse
Denmark

Description
AU Flakkebjerg is a research centre primarily involved in research into plants and crop production. The research is multidisciplinary and AU Flakkebjerg is a dynamic hub for the more practical part of crop research and crop production in Denmark. Focus on crop production AU Flakkebjerg is located on Sjælland not far from Slagelse at the heart of the Danish cereal and seed production. There are around 150 members of staff at AU Flakkebjerg, half of which are scientific staff and PhD students. Research at AU Flakkebjerg primarily focuses on plants, plant pests and bees. The scientists are employed either in the Department of Agroecology or in the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics. Facilities AU Flakkebjerg has a building mass covering an area of around 16,000 m2 which includes modern laboratories with state-of-the-art equipment, climate chambers, glasshouses and a semi-field facility. AU Flakkebjerg also has farmland available for field experiments of 175 ha.

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