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agricultural researcher

Johan Ascard, Swedish agricultural researcher. Recipient scholarship Sweden American Foundation, 1994; Golden Kernel prize Land Magazine, 1993. Member International Society Horticultural Sciences, European Association Potato Research, European Weed Research Society, Scandinavian Association Agricultural Sciences.

Background

Ascard, Johan was born on October 3, 1959 in Malmoe, Sweden.

Education

Master of Science in Horticulture, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, 1985. Doctor in Agriculture, Swedish University Agricultural Sciences, 1995.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1994. Senior researcher Department Agricultural Engineering, Alnarp, Sweden, 1995-1997. Lecturer vegetable production Department Horticulture, 1996, senior research officer vegetable and potato production, since 1997.

Member science committee and session chairman 4th International Conference on Non-Chemical Weed Control, Dijon, France, 1993, European Weed Research Society 11th Symposium, Basel, Switzerland, 1999.

Membership

Member International Society Horticultural Sciences, European Association Potato Research, European Weed Research Society, Scandinavian Association Agricultural Sciences.

Connections

Married Ingrid Alberts. Children: Ellen, Martin.

spouse:
Ingrid Alberts

children:
Ellen Ascard

Martin Ascard