Plant Production

Field Crops

Our scientific activities are meant to promote an efficient and profitable production of high-quality plant products for human consumption.

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Fruit Growing

This page offers you practical expertise as well as current disease and pest forecasts for successful orchard management and advice in fruit growing.

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Vegetable Growing

More information can be found on the german pages.

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Plant Breeding and Genetic Resources

A wide varietal choice allows farmers to align their production to the specific requirements of their region, their production system and the market they target.

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Plant Protection

Innovation reduces pesticide use. Put in concrete terms, over 40 Agroscope projects focus on sustainable crop protection and contribute to the development of integrated production.

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Forage, Grassland, Grazing Systems

We support the ecological use of meadows and pastures and the development of sustainable grassland and upland farming systems.

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Viticulture

Research in viticulture and oenology at Agroscope is intended to solve practical problems of Swiss wine growers, taking into account regional conditions.

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Berries

Representatives of berry producers, advisory bodies and research organisations form a competent network and hold annual meetings to prioritize new topics pertaining to production requirements.

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Aromatic and Medicinal Plants

Centred on practitioners' concerns and questions, our work endeavours to provide precise information and indications on species that present varietal or cultivation difficulties.