ROTHAMSTED SCIENCE STRATEGY 2017-2022
SHAKE will fund and train entrepreneurs and start-ups who have early stage science or tech-based solutions
24 Jun 2019
Researchers develop way to predict risk of resistance before it occurs in the field
12 Jun 2019
Brainstorming event first step in what is hoped will eventually be the creation of several scientific and technical innovations
11 Jun 2019
Tools for tackling global epidemics of malnutrition, obesity and their associated health problems are stuck in ‘development limbo’, says GM expert
04 Jun 2019
New research shows wildlife refuges on farms need careful placement if they aren't to be overrun with the wrong type of weeds
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
Before you quit your postdoc, rent huge offices and hire a staff of twenty (and likewise, before you dismiss out of hand any chance you would ever look to commercialise your research) it’s a good idea to consider all your options.
15 May 2019
14 May 2019
16 Apr 2019
07 Mar 2019
For this years International Women's Day, guest writer Rob Barkworth provides some tips on addressing the imbalance.
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
This is a full-day event, hosted by Impact Lab. A series of themed challenges, connecting innovative enterprises and academic experts to develop sustainable & viable solutions to address environmental and big data challenges facing the world today.
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
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