Christian S. Jensen

12 POSTS0 COMMENTS
Christian is in charge of all upstream R&D activities that supports the development of new grass varieties and solutions through DLF’s global breeding setup. With a previous position as head of turf breeding for Greater Europe, Christian is well-acquainted with any topic related to turf development. He has pioneered the implementation of a number of cutting-edge technologies into modern grass breeding, such as genomic selection, remote sensing, advanced root- and drought screening. He holds a master of science and a PhD from the Agricultural University of Copenhagen in plant molecular biology. He is currently board member in the International Turfgrass Society (ITS).

On the Backside of a Dry Summer: Here are the Forages to Hold on to in the Future

When UK came out of winter 2021, soils were blessed with plenty of precipitation. This was more fortunate than anybody anticipated at the time...

Clover – A Win-Win For Our Climate And For Your Wallet

A famous political leader once said: “Never let a good crisis go to waste”. We have been here before. Higher costs on energy and...

Building Sustainability with Turfgrasses: Recap From IRTC2022

From July 10 to 15, almost 300 researchers and professionals attended the 14th International Turfgrass Research Conference, which was held in Copenhagen. Under the...

Out of the Black Box: Festulolium Roots Shine Through Drought Periods

Festuloliums are extraordinary grasses not nearly used to the extent they deserve. They represent the best of two worlds combined in on hybrid; growth...

Boost Your Sward – Overseeding Rejuvenates Your Pasture

Overseeding presents a real opportunity to restore production in tired or damaged swards. It is also a way to get a rebound in forage...

Home-grown is Home-earned

How can farmers deal with increasing expenses on forage protein, energy and fertilizers? A very large part of the nitrogen fertilizer, that European farmers...

No Need to Look for the Needle in the DNA-stack When You Can Create One Yourself

Many professionals in plant business are familiar with the recent introduction of a technology, called “genome editing”, which has the potential to change breeding...

Grass Products with Add-ons!

It is hard to grasp the immense speed by which apps on our mobile phones are updated with additional convenient features. Build out of...

Seed Production is a Planning Game

Producing nuts & bolts is a matter of storing a few ingredients and push the button and the production starts. Anytime of the year....

Grass Protein Concentrate For Pork, Chicken, and Egg Production – Sale is Open!

Imagine you could replace soymeal with homegrown grass protein. That would probably save some precious rainforest and also bunker-fuel getting exhausted from the transport...