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Franco Cinti

Assistant professor

Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences

Academic discipline: AGR/02 Agronomy and Field Crops

Curriculum vitae

Position :

Researcher on Agronomy and field crops at the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bologna

Member of  CCF (Centre for Forage Conservation of italian National Research Council) from 1993 to 2001


Accademic Profile :

In 1983 he graduated in Agricultural Science cum laude at the University of Bologna.

From 1984 to 1987 he worked as assistant researcher at the Forage Production Institute of the University of Bologna

From 1987 to 1989 he followed a PhD program at the Department of Agronomy of the University of Bologna where he obtained his PhD in Crop Science on november 1989.

Since 1993 he is a Researcher at the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bologna where he teaches Agronomy and Field Crops.

 

Research activity :

His scientific activity is focused on evaluation of nutritional value of agricultural by-products for beef cattle, new minimum tillage systems, impact of feed intensive systems on soil fertility, natural contaminant of foods and feeds.


Teaching activity :

He taught at the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bologna ((Degree program on Agricultural science and technology)

-   Forage cropping and conservation from 1997 to 2000 in the integrated course "Field crops and Forage cropping and conservation "

-   Institutes of Forage cropping and conservation from 2001 to 2003 in the integrated course "Institutes of Field crops and Forage cropping and conservation "

-   Field crops-Forage crops and cultivation in Alpine areas from 2004 to 2009 in the integrated course "Field crops, Fruit crops, Forage crops and cultivation in Alpine areas "

In 2010 and 2011 he taught

-   Feed crops, meadows and grazing management  in the Integrated course "Zootecnical productive systems " (Degree program on Land and agro-forestry Sciences) at the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bologna.

From 2011 until the present

-   Teacher of " Agronomy and Field crops " (Degree program on Animal production and wildlife management) at the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bologna.