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Researcher: Penrose, B (Dr Beth Penrose)

Fields of Research

Science, Technology and Engineering Curriculum and Pedagogy
Crop and Pasture Production
Sustainable Agricultural Development
Geochemistry
Crop and Pasture Biochemistry and Physiology
Environmental Rehabilitation (excl. Bioremediation)
Public Nutrition Intervention
Soil Chemistry (excl. Carbon Sequestration Science)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Rural Sociology
Soil Biology

Research Objectives

Sown Pastures (excl. Lucerne)
Wheat
Mining Land and Water Management
Assessment and Evaluation of Curriculum
Environmentally Sustainable Plant Production
Pasture, Browse and Fodder Crops
Horticultural Crops
Nutrition
Expanding Knowledge in the Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Land Management
Learner Development
Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Soils

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

Are the nutrients really being leached out of supermarket fruits and vegetables?
Forage grasses with lower uptake of caesium and strontium could provide ‘safer’ crops for radiologically contaminated areas; PLoS One
Inter-cultivar variation in soil-to-plant transfer of radiocaesium and radiostrontium in Brassica oleracea; Journal of Environmental Radioactivity
Inter-varietal variation in caesium and strontium uptake by plants: a meta-analysi; Journal of Environmental Radioactivity
Online tools adapted from industry for teaching agricultural science at university; Australian Conference on Science and Mathematics Education
Online tools adapted from industry for teaching agricultural science at university; Agricultural Education Symposium

Research Projects

Examining pollutant linkage chains at the Royal George Tailings, Tasmania

Research Candidate Supervision