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Julius Kühn Institute (JKI)
Federal Research Centre for Cultivated Plants

Head
Prof. Dr. Jens Karl Wegener

Address
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig, Germany

Office
Mr Timo Holze
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47 6701
Fax: +49 (0)3946 47 6702
E-mail: at@  julius-kuehn.  de

Institute booklet

Katrin Ahrens

 Katrin  Ahrens
contact
Tel: +49 (0)3946 47 6750
Fax: +49 (0)3946 47 6702

address
Julius Kühn-Institut
Messeweg 11/12
38104 Braunschweig

Assignments and Research Activities:

  • Statistical analysis of test results:

    • processing, analysis and interpretation of empirical test data
    • processing the results for scientific publication

Research projects

  • Equipment classification for saving of plant protection products based on deposit and efficacy trials in orchards and viticulture

    • Measurements of deposit with different sprayers with artificial leaf walls, validation of the deposit measurements in natural orchards and vineyards, efficacy trials in orchards and viticulture
    • sprayer classification for saving of plant protection products based on deposit and efficacy trials

  • Exposure to residents and bystanders following high crop applications of plant protection products (3D drift detection)

    • exposure assessment of bystanders and residents caused by drift during application of plant protection products in orchards
    • Generation of exposure data by using modern and drift reducing techniques
    • Classification of the generated data for a general derivation of minimum distances by using plant protection products

Publications in the Julius Kühn-Institut