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Margrethe Askegaard

Senior scientist

Agroecology and Environment
Research Centre Foulum
Blichers Allé
Postbox 50
DK-8830 Tjele



info@agrsci.org


Profile

Education:

1980 MSc The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen

2003 PhD in Plant Nutrition, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University

Work:

My field of activity is within plant nutrition and cropping systems with focus on crop production, environment and management. Special emphasis is on:

  • Design and management of organic cereal and dairy crop rotations
  • Leaching of nitrogen and potassium
  • Use of catch crops to reduce leaching losses and optimize yields
  • Potassium dynamics in low-input cropping systems