Lina Sarunaite is a senior researcher at the Institute of Agriculture, Lithuanian Research Centre for Agriculture and Forestry. Dr. Sarunaite received both B.S. and M.S. degrees from Aleksandras Stulginskis University majoring in agrobusiness and organic agriculture at the Faculty of Agronomy. The topic of her Ph.D. study was 'Investigation of ecologically sustainable multifunctional legume-grass swards.” After Dr. Sarunaite received a doctoral degree in 2007 at the Institute of Agriculture, LRCAAF, she extended her research to the plant intercrops of various plant combinations in crop rotation, sole crop and its alternative cultivation technologies directed toward effective N utilization, enhancement of crops’ competitive power and quality improvement of product, and weed management in sustainable and organic agriculture.