University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Assoc. Prof. Ivanka Žutić, PhD

Department of Vegetable Crops
Office location: Hall 4, ground floor, room number 048
phone: +385 1 239 4056
e-mail: izutic ( at ) agr.hr
Languages: croatian, english
Consultations: Mondays from 10 am to 12 pm

Academic qualifications

  • 1998 - 2002: Ph.D.
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Biological and agronomic traits of newly introduced vegetable sort pak choy [Brassica rapa L. ssp. chinensis (L.) Hanelt]
  • 1984 - 1994: M.Sc.
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
    Influence of herbicides on weedness and yield of the autumn grown cabbage
  • 1976 - 1981: B.Sc.
    University of Zagreb Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
    Modern strawberry production on plastic mulches

Employment and work experience

  • 1983 - : University of Zagreb Faculty of Agriculture
  • 1982 - 1983: Agricultural school, Zagreb

Teaching

Research interests

  • Introduction of protected indigenous medicinal plants into agricultural production
  • Introduction of new species, cultivars and technologies into vegetable crops production
  • Ecological and technological factors in MAPs and vegetable crops production
  • Ecological and integrated production of MAPs and vegetables

Training and research experience

  • 01. 03. 1999. - 31. 08. 1999.: Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Organization, Northern Center Newe Ya'ar, Ramat Yishay, Israel (scientific)
    E. Putievsky, N. Dudai, New technologies in herbs production
  • 01. 12. 1998. - 03. 12. 1998.: Institute for health preservation of Slovenia, Ljubljana, Slovenia (scientific)
    S. Pavlovič, Determination of dietary fibers in food

Projects

scientific

Title Funding Status
Izolacija i enkapsulacija bioaktivnih molekula samonikle i kultivirane koprive i komorača i učinci na fiziologiju organizma Croatian science foundation in progress
Nove biopolimerne mikrokapsule za kontrolirano otpuštanje tvari za zaštitu/ishranu bilja Croatian science foundation in progress
Utjecaj biostimulatora na prinos i kvalitetu hidroponski uzgojene rajčice Sveučilište u Zagrebu in progress
Mikropropagacija kapara te poboljšanje genetske osnove pšenice i duhana Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Nutritivna i zdravstvena vrijednost kultivirane vrste Urtica dioica L. Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished
Učinak dehidriranih organskih gnojiva i biostimulatora na nutritivnu vrijednost muškatne tikve Sveučilište u Zagrebu finished

expert

Title Funding Status
Suvremena proizvodnja ljekovitog bilja i povrća u Zagrebačkoj županiji Suradnja s tijelima uprave finished
Uzgoj lisnatog povrća sustavom plutajućih kontejnera Suradnja s tijelima uprave finished
Organski malčevi u održivoj proizvodnji salate VIP - Vijeće za istraživanja u poljoprivredi finished
Uvođenje autohtone ljekovite biljke Arnica Montana u poljoprivrednu proizvodnju VIP - Vijeće za istraživanja u poljoprivredi finished

Publications

  • 1. Vinceković Marko, Topolovec Pintarić Snježana, Jurić Slaven, Viskić, Marko, Jalšenjak Nenad, Bujan Marija, Đermić Edyta, Žutić Ivanka, Fabek Sanja (2017). Release of Trichoderma viride spores from microcapsules simultaneously loaded with chemical and biological agents. Agriculturae Conspectus Scientificus.
  • 2. Žutić Ivanka, Nitzan Nadav, Chaimovitsh David, Schechter Alona, Dudai Nativ. (2016). Geographical location is a key component to effective breeding of clary sage (Salvia sclarea) for essential oil composition. Israel journal of plant sciences 63(2): 134-141.
  • 3. Radman Sanja, Žutić Ivanka, Čoga Lepomir, Fabek Sanja, Benko Božidar, Toth Nina (2016). Yield and mineral content of stinging nettle as affected by nitrogen fertilization. Journal of Agricultural Science and Technology 18(4): 1117-1128.
  • 4. Toth Nina, Vrhovec Renata, Borošić Josip, Benko Božidar, Fabek Sanja, Žutić Ivanka, Radman Sanja (2016). Cultivar and plant density impact on growth and morphometric characteristic of lettuce in floating system. Acta Horticulturae 1142: 99-104.
  • 5. Radman Sanja, Ćurko Jakov, Toth Nina, Fabek Sanja, Čoga Lepomir, Žutić Ivanka, Benko Božidar (2016). Lamb's lettuce mineral content in floating system. Acta Horticulturae 1142: 343-348.

Bibliography (CROSBI): https://www.bib.irb.hr/pregled/znanstvenici/121322

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.hr/citations?user=4GY99O8AAAAJ&hl=en

Other professional activities

  • 2004: Croatian Standards Institute, Technical Committee 54 Essential oils
    Member
  • 2000: International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)
    Member