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Enemies at play: Interactions between a fungal pathogen and an insect pest on wheat

Interactions between Fusarium graminearum and grain aphids on wheat benefit the pathogen at the expense of the pest

Rothamsted Research Apprenticeships: ensuring the workforce of tomorrow is adequately trained today

Rothamsted Research highlights the importance of apprenticeships to the workforce of tomorrow

CT scanning shows why tilting trees produce more sugars for biofuel

CT scanning reveals that willows’ natural growth reaction to stress helps produce more sugars for biofuels

Rothamsted Research’s 2015 Postgraduate Research Symposium

Marking the contribution of Rothamsted Research’s Postgraduate Students to the research profile of the Institute.

Rothamsted Research welcomes the next Bishop of Hertford.

Rothamsted Research welcomes the Revd Canon Dr Michael Beasley, named the next Bishop of Hertford.

Resistance ’15

The 7th International meeting on pesticide resistance, Rothamsted Conference Centre, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ – 14th to 16th September, 2015.

Scientists find potential way of controlling leaf blotch disease in wheat

Scientists have found a genetic mechanism that could stop the spread of a “devastating” disease threatening wheat crops.

The Monogram 2015 Conference

The Rothamsted Conference Centre, Rothamsted , Harpenden, AL5 2JQ - 29th April to 1st May, 2015.

Novel oil from glass house grown GM plants can substitute fish oil in fish feeds

Oil derived from GM Camelina plants that have been modified to produce 20%EPA in their seeds, is entirely suitable for feeding Atlantic salmon.