Department of Agronomy, Food, Natural Resources, Animals and Environment

DAFNAE works to combine innovative teaching and up-to-date research with its advanced laboratories and experimental farm at Agripolis, a modern university campus devoted to educational and research activites at excellent levels.

The mission of DAFNAE is to promote the quality of human life, the competitiveness of the agrifood sector, and the sustainable use of biotic and abiotic natural resources, through the production and dissemination of knowledge of the management and improvement of plants, animals, soil and microorganisms. Efforts focus on the production of high-quality food and biomass, ensuring the preservation of ecological systems, of plants and animal health, and enhancement of crop environments and biodiversity.


Dipartimento Agronomia Animali Alimenti Risorse Naturali e Ambiente (DAFNAE)
Agripolis, Viale dell'Università 16 - 35020 Legnaro (Pd)
tel. +39 0498272664 - fax +39 0498272633