ROTHAMSTED SCIENCE STRATEGY 2017-2022
Long-term collaboration will combine expertise and support future scientists with a focus on research into sustainable agriculture and soil health
24 May 2019
Five-year project will investigate field performance of plants making heart healthy oils
09 May 2019
New human health trial shows plant produced omega-3 fats are just as effective nutritionally as fish oil.
29 Apr 2019
Exploring how the hazardous FHB-causing fungus senses its surroundings during infections could help scientists give it a good licking
24 Apr 2019
This is an exciting opportunity providing nine fully-funded PhD studentships covering a wide range of topics vital for building capacity in African agricultural research.
04 Apr 2019
Climate change has advanced the breeding season of many species in the UK – but just how much varies markedly across the country.
01 Apr 2019
Rothamsted's involvement in newest Enterprise Zone will boost UK agri-tech.
15 Mar 2019
New international partnership aims to help nurture Morocco's scientific talent.
05 Mar 2019
Mixed findings from first comprehensive worm survey of England's farmland.
21 Feb 2019
Permission sought from Defra to run a series of trials using genetically modified Camelina plants.
08 Feb 2019
15 May 2019
14 May 2019
16 Apr 2019
07 Mar 2019
03 Mar 2019
Organised by Rothamsted Research and hosted at our headquarters in Hertfordshire, UK, the 8th International Meeting on Pesticide Resistance will cover the latest work on resistance to insecticides, fungicides and herbicides.
16 Sep - 18 Sep 2019
During the DFW Open Day, we will provide an overview on the ongoing DFW research programs and our guest speaker Matt Kirton (DSV) will share a breeders’ perspective. There will also be an opportunity to visit Rothamsted Research’s world class laboratories
20 Jun 2019
Join farmers, agronomists and industry professionals on the 12th & 13th June at Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire for the arable industry’s leading technical event.
12 Jun - 13 Jun 2019
Come and join Rothamsted in the FARM YARD area. Play our science games, extract strawberry DNA and much more at this years Herts County Show.
25 May - 26 May 2019
An exceptional chance to participate with actual "grassroots" research projects which are examining how the value of homegrown forage can be maximised.
05 Apr 2019
A unique opportunity to engage with literally "ground breaking" research projects which are examining how better monitoring of soil health can provide greater management of this resource.
27 Mar 2019
The Rothamsted Festival of Ideas brings together activities, exhibitions and demonstrations to immerse you in the science of feeding the world. The event is free and open to all with something for everyone, from young to old.
23 Jun - 24 Jun 2018
In the post-genome era we drown in data but starve for knowledge. Integrative Bioinformatics aims to integrate, align, model and simulate heterogenous data to generate deep insight into complex biological systems.
13 Jun - 15 Jun 2018
2018 marks the 175th anniversary of Rothamsted; our origin dates from the initial plantings in 1843 on Barnfield and Broadbalk fields, the first classical long-term experiments.
21 May - 23 May 2018
This conference will explore areas of host plant resistance to insects from major angles; novel phenotyping methodologies for field and laboratory, plant resistance to insects in model and crop systems, resistance mechanisms and breeding for resistance.
07 Mar - 09 Mar 2018
ENGAGING WITH US
Forging partnerships to address food security, malnutrition, poverty, climate change and the environment.
Cutting-edge laboratories, experimental farmland, more than 500 staff of 35 nationalities across four locations in southern England.
Harpenden, Hertfordshire North Wyke, Devon
Brooms Barn, Suffolk Woburn, Bedfordshire