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Public sector consultancy

Department of Engineering provides research-based consultancy within agriculture and food science.

The consultancy is based on research in the areas of automation, logistics, environmental technologies and bio-energy. Focus is on technologies employed throughout the food chain in conventional as well as organic production systems.

The consultancy activities also include research in management and treatment of manure with special focus on emission, impact on the greenhouse gas balance and reduction of odour.

Also, the department contributes to research in and evaluation of new environmental technologies for example increased exploitation of bioenergy.

The research in automation supports the continuous technological development in Danish agriculture and the related societal interests in this area.