José María Urbano Fuentes-Guerra

José María Urbano Fuentes-Guerra

Director of Master's Degree in Plant Health

José María Urbano Fuentes-Guerra

Director of Master's Degree in Plant Health

Agricultural Engineer (1987). PhD Agricultural Engineering (2001)

  1. Research fellow (2 years): cereal cytogenetics
  2. Wheat breeder (5 years): Semillas Pioneer
  3. Farmer (9 years): corn, cotton, wheat, potato.Lecturer, University of Seville (18 years)
  4. Teaching and research in applied weed control
  5. Head of work experience at ETSIA (10 years)
  6. Course Director for specialist training in applied weed control (2011/12)
  7. Director of Master's Degree in Plant Health (2013/14)
Research areas
  1. Herbicide resistance
  2. Glyphosate resistance in Conyza spp
  3. Resistance to ALS in Cyperus difformis
  4. Weed-crop interaction
  5. Predicting weed emergence
  6. Weed competition in extensive crops
  7. Influence of fertilisation in weed management
  8. Mechanical weed control