Scientists identify the mechanisms by which the fungal pathogen of wheat causing Septoria Tritici Blotch manipulates plant immune responses to its own advantage.
Researchers are using X-rays to help farmers increase yields and cut water pollution following an unexpected discovery in a pea and bean crop.
Professor Michael Lee, an expert in ruminant nutrition, will be Head of Site at North Wyke, Rothamsted Research’s site for grassland systems research.
Florentin Albu, an accomplished technology leader, joins Rothamsted Research to drive the Institute’s information management strategy.
The Pathogen-Host Interactions database (PHI-base) catalogues 2872 genes and associated phenotypic information for economically important pathogens and pests.
An international consortium of researchers use big data sets to predict the effects of increased temperatures due to climate change on global wheat yields.
Rothamsted Research and Harpenden Spotlight on Africa have been working together with ICIPE to provide ecological pest management solutions to African farmers help them increase crop yields
An international consortium of scientists have identified advances in improving soil carbon management which could be the key to addressing serious global challenges affecting millions of people.
Discovery could pave the way for a new generation of crops which do not absorb high levels of the poison
BCPC recognises contributions in academic research, pesticide regulations and knowledge transfer to benefit crop production with this year’s BCPC Awards.