Tietotie 4, 31600 Jokioinen
Projects/Duties: Crop physiology. Plant physiology. The effects of climate change on crop production. Effects of UV-B radiation on crop plants. Overwintering of crops. Organic production. Mitigation of climate change. Bioenergy. Special competence: crop physiology, plant physiology, climate change, global change, winter hardiness, effects of UV-B radiation, bioenergy, organic production
The climate in high latitudes is characterized by large variability in the weather, leading to significant and diverse risks in agriculture. This study aimed to ascertain the most harmful weather events for different crops, and identify the potential for improving resilience of high-latitude agricultural systems to climate change and variability through diversified crop choices.