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agriculturist

Göran Lars Engqvist, Swedish agriculturist. Scholar The British Council, 1981; recipient Nilsson-Ashanianum stipendium Swedish Academy Forestry and Agriculture, 1974.

Background

Engqvist, Göran Lars was born on August 19, 1947 in Dädesjö, Kronoberg, Sweden. Son of Julius and Agda Engqvist.

Education

Master of Science in Agriculture, College Agriculture, Uppsala, Sweden, 1975. Master of Science in applied Genetics, University Birmingham, England, 1982. Agriculture Licentiate, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, Svalöv, Sweden, 1997.

Career

Summer assistant Maison Florimond Deprez, Templeuve, France, 1970,72. 1st amanuensis College Agriculture, Uppsala. Assistant Swedish Seed Association, 1975, Svalöv, 1975-1980.

Experimental leader Västgöta Filial of Svalöf AB, Skara/Vänersborg, Sweden, 1980-1981. Plant disease resistance breeder Svalöf Weibull AB, Svalöv, since 1983. Deputy head resistance breeding department Svalöf AB, Svalöv, 1988-1992.

Membership

Member American Phytopathol. Society, European Association Grain Legume Research, Indian Society Genetics and Plant Breeding, British Mycological Society, Mendelian Society of University Lund, Pisum Genetics Association, International Club Root Working Group, International Herbage Seed Production Research Group, European Association Research on Plant Breeding.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Forest farming.

Connections

Married Gabriele Maria Augustin, 1981. Children: Julia; life partner Ann-Marie Lundberg. 1 child, Sara.

father:
Julius Engqvist

mother:
Agda Engqvist

spouse:
Gabriele Maria Augustin

children:
Julia Engqvist

Sara Engqvist