11 March 2023

Recent advances on agriculture and climate change: where are we now?


Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy

CU5 (Agriculture and Forestry) Event focused on livestock emissions and urban forests

On January 26th, 2023 the CU5 (Agriculture and Forestry) event took place at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore in Piacenza, co-organized by the Ph.D. program in Agro-Food System (Agrisystem) and the PhD SDC. Ph.D.

In the event, the students had the oppurtunities to attended to interesting seminars:

  1. "Now metrics for methane emissions: what about lifestock?" held by Prof. Giusepper Puilina, Università degli Studi di Sassari;
  2. "The role of urban forests in a changing climate" held by Prof. Francesco Ferrini, Università degli Studi di Firenze and Prof. Alessio Fini, Università degli studi di Milano.

After the seminars the candidates were involved in a open discussion and in a Scientific Communication Workshop.