Editorial Team

Guest editors for issue 72 "Alternative plant protection strategies"


Gunter Backes photo

Gunter Backes heads the section Organic Plant Breeding and Agrobiodiversity at University of Kassel and, until recently, was a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for Biodiversity and Genetic Resources at the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture. His research focusses on the breeding of cereal crops such as wheat, spelt and barley for organic farming using genomic and marker-assisted methods and on the preservation of plant genetic resources.



Dr. Max Mustermann
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Journal management and editorial support


Dr. Heike Riegler and Dr. Anja Hühnlein
Heike and Anja organize the publication of the Julius Kühn-Institute's own journals. As strong advocates of open science, they ....
In her previous career, Heike has researched plant metabolism, with nucleosides, sugars and cell wall in particular, while Anja has a background in plant pathology with focus on potato viruses.

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