Anže Rovanšek

Msc. Department of Agricultural Ecology and Natural Resources plant protection, weed ecology, soil, pedology, environment Professional staff +386 (0)1 280 51 15

Work experiences

  • 2019 – ongoing Agricultural Institute of Slovenia, Department of Agricultural Ecology and Natural Resources
  • 2016-2017 Etri Community: Organic production and processing management, setting marketing strategies, and managing working groups in the context of green work
  • 2008-2015 Student work: Landscaping gardens, turf and indoor decorative plantings pruning of fruit trees with various contractors

Collaboration on projects

  • 2019 – ongoing IWMPRAISE (Horizon 2020, Grant agreement n° 727321)
  • 2019 – ongoing EIP Eco-efficient maize and wheat production in water protection areas
  • 2019 – ongoing CRP (V4-1801) Review and selection of the most appropriate non-chemical methods for weed control as a
    substitute for the use of glyphosate and other herbicides in Slovenian conditions
  • 2015 Project work with economy and non-economy in local and regional environment - Following the creative path to knowledge: Combining algae and aquaponic technology
  • 2014-2017 GREEN (Livada pilot project): Establishment of a public green space managed by the youth, preparation of agronomic analysis, design and production of gardens and green spaces, group management, workshops

Scientific area and expert work

  • biological testing (evaluation of efficacy and phytotoxicity) of herbicides in agriculture according to the principles of good experimental practice (GEP)
  • the fate and behavior of PPPs in the environment
  • development of environmentally friendly weed control technologies in accordance with the principles of integrated weed control (IWM)
  • development of sustainable production systems, tillage technologies and measures to reduce the environmental impact of agriculture