Engineering sciences - Agronomy/Food Science

Health - Dec 12
Labelling food and drink with the amount and type of exercise needed to burn off its calorie content may be a more effective way of encouraging people to make ‘healthier' dietary choices, shows research carried out in collaboration with the University of Birmingham.
Environment - Dec 9

Researchers at Oxford University, together with and international colleagues, have discovered jet stream patterns that could affect up to a quarter of global food production.

Agronomy - Nov 26
Agronomy

Over 30 million Chinese children, aged between seven and 18, are overweight or obese - placing them at greater risk of an early death and this number is set to rise to 50 million by 2030, caused in part by the role grandparents play in childcare.

Agronomy - Nov 22
Agronomy

Crafty engineering can help solve many problems, including those we face in our own kitchens. At EPFL's Institute of Mechanical Engineering, students from three laboratories tackled some of the most common kitchen challenges as part of the first Kitchen-Inspired Engineering contest.

Agronomy - Dec 9

Sleep can impact an individual's health in many ways. University of Minnesota researchers were interested in how much teens sleep at night is related to their weight, eating habits and physical activity.

Agronomy - Nov 26

Educating parents and grandparents - as well as improving physical activity and the food provided at school - could hold the key to solving China's obesity pandemic, according to one of the largest trials of childhood obesity prevention in the world.

Environment - Nov 15
Environment

Scientists from Inra and the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna (Italy) have shown that not all weed communities (spontaneous vegetation) generate crop yield losses, even in unweeded conditions, and that high weed diversity is associated to a reduced risk of important crop yield losses.

Currently 25 Job in field Agronomy/Food Science.
Selected Jobs
Agronomy/Food Science - 25.11
Assistant / Associate Professor, Horticulture Cornell University
Agronomy/Food Science - 12.12
KTP Associate - Flavour and Seasoning Scientist (Fixed term) University of Nottingham
Agronomy/Food Science - 10.12
Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Soil Carbon University of Queensland
Agronomy/Food Science - 09.12
Teaching Fellow in Nutrition University of Leeds
Innovation - 05.12
Diagnostic des enjeux opérationnels de l’accompagnement des dynamiques de partenariat pour l’innovation ouverte Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA), Rennes
Agronomy/Food Science - 05.12
Identification et caractérisation d’expériences et de dispositifs de courtage en connaissances Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA), Rennes
Agronomy/Food Science - 04.12
Research Fellow (part time/maternity cover) University of Nottingham
Agronomy/Food Science - 04.12
Ingénieur(e) d’étude Institut national de la recherche agronomique (INRA), Poitiers
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