Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry,
Institute of Agriculture
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Instituto al. 1, Akademija, LT-58344 Kėdainiai distr., Lithuania
2002–2004 Lithuanian university of Agriculture (since 2019 Vytautas Magnus University Agriculture Academy). Master of science in Agronomy.
1998–2002 Lithuanian university of Agriculture. Bachelor of science in Agronomy.
1998 Pociūnėliai secondary-school, Radviliškio r.
Academic degrees and pedagogical titles
2011 doctoral degree of Biomedical sciences, Agronomy. Doctoral dissertation "Assessment of short-lived ryegrass (Lolium) genus for agro-biological traits and suitability for breeding".
From 2021 Senior Researcher at Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC, Grass and Legume Breeding Department
2020–2021 Researcher at Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC, Grass and Legume Breeding Department
2015–2020 Senior Researcher at Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC, Grass and Legume Breeding Department
2016–2018 Head of Grass and Legume Breeding Department at Institute of Agriculture, LAMMC
2011–2015 Researcher at Institute of Agriculture LAMMC, Grass and Legume Breeding Department
2005–2011 Junior Researcher at Lithuanian Institute of Agriculture (from 2010 Institute of Agriculture LAMMC), Grass and Legume Breeding Department
2005 March–June “Arvi ir ko”, Agronomist
Memberships and affiliations with professional organizations
Involvement in programmes and projects
Supervision and co-supervision of PhD projects
Plant varieties developed
Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) cultivar ‘Cirvija’ (2019) co-author
Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) cultivar ‘Veja DS’ (2015) co-author
MAJOR RESEARCH OUTPUTS
Articles in journals indexed in Clarivate Analytics Web of Science database
Kemešytė V., Jaškūnė K., Statkevičiūtė G. 2020. Festulolium field performance under fluctuating growing conditions in Lithuania. Biologia plantarum, 64: 821–827. IF – 1,747
Other peer-reviewed publications
Monographs, books, textbooks and their sections published by international publishers
Monographs, books, textbooks and their sections published by national publishers
The description of the cultivars developed at the Institute of Agriculture: cocksfoot ‘Luknė DS‘ (2017); perennial ryegrass ‘Veja DS‘ (2017) and meadow fescue ‘Alanta‘ (2014).
Popular press articles