Chair for Plant Breeding

Institut für Pflanzenbau und Pflanzenzüchtung / Lehrstuhl Pflanzenzüchtung




Dr. Janina Braatz received the Faculty Award of the  Faculty of Agriculture and Nutrition from the President of the CAU. The title of her dissertation was  „Production of oilseed rape with increased seed shattering resistance.“ She was a PhD student of the faculty from 2012 – 2017.  
Pictures of the award ceremony  

Fakultätspreis 2018
Foto/Copyright: C. Eulitz, CAU Kiel

Since its online publication on November 12, 2009, there has been a total of 88,002 chapter downloads for the book "Genetic Modification of Plants Agriculture, Horticulture and Forestry" (F. Kempken, C. Jung, Eds.) . This means the book was one of the top 25% most downloaded eBooks in the relevant eBook Collection in 2017. Further information can be found on its homepage:

From March 14-16, 2018 the III. International Symposium for Genetic Variation of Flowering Time Genes and Applications for Crop Improvement took place at the Wissenschaftszentrum Kiel. The conference in frame of the DFG 1530 priority program (SPP1530) was organized by the program coordinator Prof. Christian Jung.

Int. Symposium March 16.18, 2018
Foto/Copyright: M. Bruisch, Uni Kiel

Neuer Schutz vor verbreiteter Zuckerrüben-Krankheit
Forschungsteam unter Leitung der Universität Kiel entdeckt Resistenzgen zur Sicherung landwirtschaftlicher Erträge

Crispr-Cas Rapssprosse
Foto/Copyright: Dr. B. Holtschulte

Neue Züchtungstechniken für höhere Rapserträge
Kieler Forschungsteam ermöglicht präzise Veränderung des Rapsgenoms durch „Genome Editing“

CRISPR-Cas modified rapeseed with improved pod shattering resistance

Crispr-Cas Rapssprosse

Foto/Copyright: J. Braatz, Uni Kiel