4 HORTSYS Next-Generation Horticultural Systems
Head of PA HORTSYS: Dr Oliver Körner
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)....
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....