Research in the Department of Forage Plants and Agrometeorology is developed by professors and graduate students, and it mostly includes the following lines:

·         Germplasm characterization and genetic improvement of forage plants

·         Ecology, production and seed technology

·         Study of Natural Pastures

·         Relationship Climate-Soil-Plant and Animal

·         Climate-plant relationships

·         Remote sensing and geoprocessing applied to agricultural

·         Climate variability and trend applied to agriculture

Works and experiments are conducted in the areas of the Agricultural Experimental Station of the UFRGS in Eldorado do Sul, or elsewhere, through partnerships with other research and teachinginstitutions.


Information about postgraduate courses (calendars, edicts, etc.) see: