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4 Horticultural systems of the future

1. Research Domain
Functional plant biology
2. Research Domain
Plant-microbe systems
3. Research Domain
Plant quality and food security
4. Research Domain
Horticultural systems of the future
4.1 Sustainable cultivation systems
4.2. Protected Cultivation
5. Research Domain
Standort Erfurt

This Programme Area addresses the sustainable use of horticultural crops in cultivation systems, including the development of innovative management strategies for climate change Adaptation.

4.1 Sustainable cultivation systems

Horticulture cultivation systems were developed mainly based on empirical principles and are characterized by a high diversity at all levels of the used biological systems (crop species, soils, and production systems).

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4.2. Protected Cultivation

Aim of the research group ‘Protected Cultivation’ within Horticultural Systems of the Future is to create systems and back-ground knowledge for low- and high tech protected cultivation systems as greenhouses or plant factories.

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