Institute of Grassland Science

Institute of Grassland Science

Research focus

The research of our group is targeted at the analysis and development of efficient grassland systems. We work at the Department of Crop Sciences, at the Centre of Biodiversity and Sustainable Land Use and at the Außenstelle Vechta of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences. Key research expertise is in the field of

  • Biodiversity of managed grasslands
  • Vegetation/agricultural herbivore relationships in grasslands
  • Fluxes of major nutrients in grazed systems
  • Effectiveness of agri-environment schemes
  • Influences of climatic changes on grassland systems

  • database of national conference proceedings
  • GrassCOPS