To provide new tools and methods for implementing modern breeding techniques in plants and animals, and to address the question of digital agriculture in optimizing decisions and practices in agriculture, with particular dedication to the relationships with industrial partners.
The Digital Agriculture Laboratory at Skoltech was launched in Feb. 2020 aiming to establish a highly impactful interdisciplinary center for problem-driven and fundamental research, aimed at advancing our knowledge and innovations in agriculture.
At AgroLab, we collaborate with industry and academics to foster innovation and agro-industrial development. We are designing a coherent research structure through the combination of statistical, big-data and experimental approaches in plant and animal sciences, and precision agriculture.
We train current specialists from the Russian leading research centers and agro companies, using a combination of online and innovative skills-based methods. We build a new application-oriented education for training executives and specialists capable of leading and improving the food, feed and agro-supply sectors.