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Agriculture Editorial Office
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, 4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: agriculture@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34; Fax: +41 61 302 89 18

Editorial Office

Editor-in-Chief
Prof. Dr. Les Copeland
Faculty of Agriculture and Environment, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia
Tel. +61 2 8627 1017
Website: http://sydney.edu.au/agriculture/staff/find_staff_member/staff_profiles/les_copeland.shtml
E-Mail: les.copeland@sydney.edu.au
Interests: agricultural chemistry and biochemistry; cereals; food grains

Managing Editor
Mr. Leo Jiang
MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830
E-Mail: leo.jiang@mdpi.com

Assistant Editor
Ms. Haiqing Chen
MDPI Haidian Office, Aerospace Cooperation Building, 8th Floor, No.99 Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, China
Tel. +86 10 6280 0830
E-Mail: haiqing.chen@mdpi.com

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland
E-Mail: rittman@mdpi.com

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Elizabeth Baggs
Head, School of Biological Sciences, Established Chair of Soil Science, School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Zoology Building, Tillydrone Avenue, Aberdeen, AB24 2TZ, UK
Tel. +44(0)1224 273603; Fax: +44(0)1224 272396
Website: http://www.abdn.ac.uk/ibes/staff/e.baggs
Interests: plant-soil interactions; greenhouse gas production in soil; soil fertility; soil nutrient cycling; stable isotope techniques

Prof. Dr. Suzelle Barrington
Department of Bioresource Engineering, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Québec, H9X 3V9, Canada
Tel. +1 514 398 7776; Fax: +1 514 398 8387
Website: http://www.mcgill.ca/study/2011-2012/faculties/macdonald/undergraduate/ug_faes_department_of_bioresource_engineering_faculty
Interests: waste management; environmental impact; renewable resource management; structures; soil conservation; drainage; organic waste storage and treatment; heavy metal mobility in soils and plants; bioremediation; nutrient displacement and transformation in soils; odour control and measurement

Prof. Dr. Wayne L. Bryden
School of Agriculture and Food Sciences, University of Queensland, Gatton Qld 4343, Australia
Tel. +61 7 54601 250
Website: http://researchers.uq.edu.au/researcher/1098
Contribution: Special Issue: Nutritional Toxicology and Animal Nutrition
In other journals:
Special Issue: Mycotoxins in Food and Feed

Prof. Terence J. Centner
Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, 313 Conner Hall, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602-7509, USA
Tel. +1 706 542 0756; Fax: +1 706 542 0739
Website: http://www.caes.uga.edu/departments/agecon/personnel/faculty/centner/centner.html
Interests: environmental regulation; environmental policy; agricultural regulation; law
Contribution: Special Issue: Biofuels, Food Security, and Accompanying Environmental Concerns

Prof. Dr. Frank R. Dunshea
Department of Agriculture and Food Systems, Melbourne School of Land and Environment, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3010, Australia
Tel. +6 138 344 7124; Fax: +6 141 233 2805
Website: http://www.findanexpert.unimelb.edu.au/researcher/person28608.html
Interests: functional foods; anitoxidants; fatty acids; nutrigenomics; large animal models of human nutrition and obesity; selenium; swine; dairy and sheep

Prof. Dr. Agustín Estrada-Peña
Department of Animal Pathology, University of Zaragoza, Miguel Servet 177,50013 Zaragoza, Spain
Tel. +34 976761000
Website: http://www.unizar.es/departamentos/patologia_animal/fichas/a_estrada/index.html

Dr. Robert Gallagher
Independent Agricultural Consultant
Tel. +1 814 865 1547; Fax: +1 814 863 7043
Website: http://plantscience.psu.edu/
Interests: cropping systems; agroecology; integrated pest management; cover crops; conservation agriculture; seed bank ecology; seed physiology

Dr. Nieves Goicoechea
Department of Environmental Biology, School of Sciences, University of Navarra, Irunlarrea, 1, 31008- Pamplona, Spain
Tel. +34-948-425-600 (ext. 806489); Fax: +34-948-425-619
Website: http://www.unav.edu/departamento/ambiun/Personal
Interests: mycorrhizal fungi; nutritional quality; phytopathology; plant physiology; symbiosis

Prof. Dr. David Guest
Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources, The University of Sydney, Biomedical Building C81, 1 Central Avenue, Australia Technology Park, Eveleigh, NSW 2015, Australia
Tel. +61 2 8627 1026
Website: http://sydney.edu.au/agriculture/staff/find_staff_member/staff_profiles/david_guest.shtml
Interests: plant-pathogen interactions; plant defence; phytoalexins, hypersensitive cell death; Phytophthora; integrated disease management
Contribution: Special Issue: The Impact of Plant Disease on Food Security

Dr. Rainer W. Hofmann
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Lincoln University, FSC Room 107, PO Box 85084, Lincoln 7647, Christchurch, New Zealand
Tel. +64 3 423 0604
Website: http://www.lincoln.ac.nz/staff-profile?staffid=rainer.hofmann
Interests: plant physiology; plant stress, including drought, UV radiation; pasture plants; secondary plant metabolites

Prof. Dr. Eva Johansson
Department of Plant Breeding The Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences PO Box 101 SE-230 53 Alnarp, Sweden
Tel. +46 40 415153
Website: http://www.slu.se/en/faculties/ltj/about-the-faculty/departments/agrosystems/personnel/eva-johansson/
Interests: end-use quality; genetic and environment interaction; cereals; agricultural systems; proteins; nutritive value, bioactive compounds; minerals, cultivars; industrial crops, renewable use of agricultural crops

Prof. Dr. Davey Jones
School of Environment, Natural Resources and Geography, Bangor University, Deiniol Road, Bangor, Gwynedd, LL57 2UW, UK
Tel. +44 1248 382579; Fax: +44 1248 354997
Website: http://www.bangor.ac.uk/senrgy//staff/djones.php.en
Interests: soil organic matter; nitrogen cycling, soil biology

Prof. Dr. Secundino López
Department of Produccion Animal. Facultad de Veterinaria, Campus Universitario de Vegazana, Universidad de Leon 24007 LEON. Spain
Tel. +34 987 291 291; Fax: +34 987 291 288
Website: http://produccionanimal.unileon.es/cundi.htm
Interests: animal nutrition, ruminants, rumen fermentation, feed evaluation, feed additives

Prof. Dr. John J. Maurer
Department of Population Health, The University of Georgia, 953 College Station Rd., Athens, GA 30602, USA
Tel. +1 706 542 5071; Fax: +1 706 542 5630
Website: http://vet.uga.edu/avian/people/maurer
Interests: food safety; molecular epidemiology; molecular detection

Prof. Dr. Gregory S. Miller
Department of Agriculture Education & Studies, 217A Curtiss Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
Tel. +1 515 294 2583; Fax: +1 515 294 0530
Website: http://www.ageds.iastate.edu/personnel/gmiller.html
Interests: needs assessment; program design; program evaluation; teaching methods; learning; formal and non-formal education

Prof. Dr. Muraleedharan G. Nair
Senior Associate to the Dean College of Agriculture and Natural Resources Professor, Department of Horticulture Michigan State University Plant and Soil Sciences Bldg. 1066 Bogue St., Room 420 East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Tel. +1 517 355 5191; Fax: +1 517 353 0890
Website: http://www.hrt.msu.edu/muralee-nair
Interests: bioactive natural products; Cancer; obesity; type-2 diabetes; inflammation; antioxidant; botanical drugs; phytomedicine; nutraceutical; functional food; herbal medicine; spices
Contribution: Special Issue: Functional Food and Health: A Paradigm Shift in Agriculture

Prof. Dr. David Pimentel
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
Tel. +1 607 255 2212; Fax: +1 607 255 0939
Interests: basic population ecology; genetics; ecological and economic aspects of pest control; biological control; energy use and conservation; genetic engineering; sustainable agriculture; soil and water conservation; natural resource management and environment
Contribution: Special Issue: Soil Erosion: A Major Threat to Food Production and the Environment
In other journals:
Special Issue: Energy Sustainability after Global Fossil Energy Depletion

Prof. Dr. Rajasekaran R. Lada
Department of Environmental Sciences, Christmas Tree Research Center, Dalhousie University, Truro, NS, B2N 5E3, Canada
Tel. +1-902-893-6216
Website: http://www.dal.ca/faculty/agriculture/environmental-sciences/faculty-staff/our-faculty/rajasekaran-lada.html
Interests: physiology; environmental stress physiology & metabolism; seed physiology; crop adaptation; postharvest physiology; plant growth regulators; plant nutrition; tree physiology; ecophysiology; photosynthesis; horticulture

Prof. Dr. M. D. (Mo) Salman
Professor of Veterinary Epidemiology, Campus Stop 1644, Animal Population Health Institute College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO 80523-1644 F, USA
Tel. +1 970 4917950; Fax: +1 970 491 1889
Website: http://www.cvmbs.colostate.edu/aphi/web/p_spot/Salman.html
Interests: veterinary epidemiology; infectious animal diseases; food security; risk assessment for animal health issues
Contribution: Special Issue: Animal Diseases in Agriculture Production Systems: Trends and Impacts

Prof. Dr. Takayuki Shibamoto
Department of Environmental Toxicology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Fax: +1 530 752 3394
Website: http://ucanr.edu/Find_People/Academic_Directory/?facultyid=2072
Interests: antioxidants in food and plant; bioactivity of aroma chemicals; lipid peroxidation associated with diseases; pesticide residues

Prof. Dr. Milan Shipka
School of Natural Resources and Agricultural Sciences, Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station , and Cooperative Extension Service, University of Alaska Fairbanks, PO Box 757200, Fairbanks, AK 99775-7200, USA
Tel. +1 907 474 7429; Fax: +1 907 474 6184
Website: http://nrm.salrm.uaf.edu/school/mshipka/mshipka.htm
Interests: high latitude agriculture; reproductive management of ruminant animals; integrated plant - animal systems; sustainable production practices applied to livestock

Prof. Dr. Paul B. Thompson
Department of Philosophy, Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Department of Community, Agriculture, Recreation and Resource Studies, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1032, USA
Tel. +1 517 432 0316
Website: http://kelloggchair.anr.msu.edu/
Interests: ethics; risk management; risk communication; animal welfare

Dr. Judith M. Tisdall
Department of Agricultural Sciences, La Trobe University 3086, Victoria, Australia
Tel. +61 3 9525 2702
Website: http://www.latrobe.edu.au/scitecheng/about/staff/profile?uname=JMTisdall
Interests: biology applied to agronomy; technology for farming and the use of plants; soil science and soil conservation; agroecology; sustainability

Prof. Dr. Teja Tscharntke
Agroecology, Goettingen University, Grisebachstr. 6, D-37077 Göttingen, Germany
Website: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/de/74726.html
Interests: ecology; biodiversity and associated ecosystem services; community ecology; agroecology; plant-insect multitrophic interactions

Dr. Ole Wendroth
Professor of Soil Physics, Department of Plant & Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, 1100 Nicholasville Road , Lexington, KY 40546-0091, USA
Tel. 859-257-4768
Website: http://www.ca.uky.edu/pss/Wendroth,Ole
Interests: soil physics; soil water; soil hydraulic properties; spatial variability; spatial statistics; statistical time series analysis; geostatistics; soil structure; plant growth simulation

Dr. Michelle Wirthensohn
School of Agriculture, Food & Wine, Plant Research Centre, Waite Campus, The University of Adelaide, PMB 1 Glen Osmond, South Australia 5064, Australia
Tel. +61 8 8303 6653; Fax: +61 8 8313 0431
Website: http://www.adelaide.edu.au/directory/michelle.wirthensohn
Interests: plant breeding; almond flavour analysis; fatty acid profiles of plants; plant waxes; water-use efficiency; germplasm conservation; reproductive biology; UV radiation effects on nutritive value of seeds; molecular mapping

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