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A recent study warns against the combined effects of pesticides

Pest control is one of the vital services provided by insects in agroecosystems. Natural methods rel...

ViSEnet - village social enterprise learning material, guidance and networking

As many countries rural areas are facing the same contemporary societal challenges, such as a tighte...

Nature Magazine: How Estonia blazed a trail in science

When Ülo Niinemets began his PhD in plant science at the University of Tartu in Estonia, he had...

Estonian University of Life Sciences awarded Poul Hyttel a title of Honorary Doctor

At the Festive Meeting on 9th of November in Estonian University of Life Sciences Danish professor P...

Professor Ülo Niinemets was awarded a title of honorary doctor

Last week, on November 8th, University of Life Sciences professor Ülo Niinemets received the hi...

Scholars: Estonian soil is surprisingly rich in species

Due to its biodiversity and probably huge number of taxa waiting to be discovered, soil fauna has be...

Researchers from Estonian University of Life Sciences have assembled Eurasian perch genome

In a study published recently in the scientific journal G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics, researchers fr...

New plants on the block: Taller species are taking over in a warming Arctic

Until now, the Arctic tundra has been the domain of low-growing grasses and dwarf shrubs. Defying th...

Scientists discovered 20 new gnat species in Brazil

Due to the heterogenity of natural habitats and its dimension, Brazil is thought to hold 15 – ...