Geographic region: Central Hungary

Soil texture: calcareous sand

Vegetation: corn field, forest

Őrbottyán gives home to a many experiments of the Institute for Soil Science and Agricultural Chemistry. Our lab uses the experimental fields for testing automated probes in the frame of the InsectLife project and our colleauge Veronika Gergócs collects data for her postdoctoral thesis (which she writes about nitrogen cycles influencing the macrofauna of agricultural fields).