Tree physiology in orchard systems; Productivity, sustainability, and competitiveness of fruit orchard production in a changing global scenario
Crop production and Farming systems
Remote sensing, Plant and Environmental Informatics
Agronomy and agroecosystems; Sustainable crop production; Environmental footprint; International agriculture
Plant Nutrition and breeding
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Plant adaptation to a changing climate, genetics and genomics of leafy salad crops, non-food woody biomass crops for bioenergy. Sustainability, ecosystem services, plants and the Sustainable Development Goals.
Alfalfa and forage crop systems, cellulosic biofuels, crop ecology, new/alternative crops and cropping systems. Strong interest in irrigation, salinity, forage quality, genetics & varieties.
Vegetable production; water management; agricultural ecology; crop management impacts on postharvest quality
Agronomy, sustainable intensification, cropping systems analysis, input use efficiency, integrating technology and data into production practices