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Photo: Demonstration plant for protein extraction from grass, Aarhus University, Foulum (Lars Kruse, AU Foto)

2020.07.10 | Seminar

Seminar in Brussels on green biorefining which supports the common agricultural policy

Biorefining of grass and clover grass allows for sustainable production of plant protein and bio-based products that support the objectives of European agricultural policy. A European Parliament seminar in Brussels focuses on the possibilities.

Several CBIO researchers presented their projects at the webinar on 1 Juli. Photo: Cecilie Ditte Christensen

2020.07.06 | Seminar

CBIO researchers present solutions for the green transition

The circular bioeconomy can provide green solutions to everything from animal feed to textiles. At a webinar on 1 July, several researchers from CBIO - Centre for Circular Bioeconomy at Aarhus University - presented their many research projects, which have the potential to solve some of the key challenges in the green transition.

[Translate to English:] Foto: Lars Kruse, AU Foto.

2020.07.02 | Research

Great opportunities for Denmark to secure self-sufficiency in protein

Grass protein can replace imported soy protein in compound feed for livestock. However, a complete transition from soy to grass will require an optimization of grass cultivation as well as of the extraction technology applied. In addition, the grassland areas should be increased, and this will benefit the environment and make Danish agriculture…


Mon 24 Aug
09:00-15:30 | Online
BioSC International Summer School 2020 – “From plants to pilot plant” - Online!
Join the summerschool and learn about bioeconomy! Due to the Corona situation and as a response of several interested persons, who hesitated to apply due to still existing travel limitations and unclear COVID-19 infection risks, we have decided now to go completely online with our Summer School!
Wed 02 Sep
10:00-16:00 | Turku, Finland
11th SPPS PhD Student Conference - From basics to bioeconomy
We are happy to announce that the 11th Scandinavian Plant Physiology Society PhD Student Conference will be held in Turku, Finland. Join us on the 2nd–4th of September 2020 for a meeting in the beautiful Ruissalo island to talk science, network and enjoy the stunning nature!
Mon 21 Sep
09:00-17:00 | University og Hohenheim, Stuttgart
3rd International Bioeconomy Congress
The 3rd International Bioeconomy Congress in Baden-Württemberg will be an inter- and transdisciplinary meeting for experts and stakeholders dedicated to systemic approaches of a sustainable Bioeconomy.
Circular Bioeconomy


Uffe Jørgensen

Centre Director CBIO, senior researcher

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