Partner 19 – Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural resources, Animals and Environment, University of Padova (DAFNAE-UNIPD)

DAFNAE, Via dell'Università 16, 35020 Legnaro (PD) – ITALY, Fax: +39 049 827 2784, Certified mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural resources, Animals and Environment, University of Padova

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Profile The "mission" of the Department of Agronomy Food Natural resources Animals and Environment (DAFNAE) is to promote the quality of human life, the competitiveness of the agri-food sector and the sustainable use of natural resources, biotic and abiotic, through the production and dissemination of knowledge on the management and improvement of plants, animals, soil and microorganisms for the production of quality food and biomass, ensuring the conservation of ecological systems, the protection of cultivated plants and enhancing the environment and biodiversity. DAFNAE develop excellent research and teaching in the fields of science and technology plant, animal and microbial soil, cultivation techniques and livestock, the environmental sustainability of agro-livestock and food biotechnology in agriculture and food and the environment, the preservation and enhancement of environmental resources and biodiversity, the properties technological products, and the evaluation and enhancement of the quality of the food.
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Role in the project Study Site 9 coordinator
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Prof. Antonio Berti Tel: +39 0498272828

Agronomist, expert in dynamic of cropping systems and SOC evolution, scenario analyses, designing and executing field work


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Prof. Francesco Morari Tel: +39 0498272857

Agronomist, expert in SOC dynamics, soil physics and on the application of precision agriculture techniques


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