Project

Pilot study on the effects of sinus management on vegetation and architectural complexity in grasslands and the impact on food supply and biotope values ​​for insects.

Duration
01 February 2018 → Ongoing
Funding
Funding by decentralised authorities
Promotor
Research disciplines
  • Agricultural and food sciences
    • Agricultural animal production
    • Agricultural plant production
    • Agriculture, land and farm management
    • Other agriculture, forestry, fisheries and allied sciences
Keywords
insects
 
Project description

This project aims to set up a joint pilot study on a new mowing method with the aim of promoting the insect and plant richness, the sinus bekeer, testing it in practice and comparing the results obtained with classic phased mowing.