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Our recent Festival of Ideas, which attracted over 8,000 visitors, has been shortlisted in this year’s Herts Tourism Awards.
18 Oct 2018
For the first time, scientists have measured the movements of high-flying insects in the skies over southern England – and found that about 3.5 trillion migrate over the region every year.
21 Dec 2016
The application, based on controlling naturally-occurring sugars, also increases crop resilience to drought
14 Dec 2016
Celebrate the importance of the humble willow basket during the First World War, with the Everyday Day Lives in War Centre and Rothamsted Research, on Saturday 12th November 2016.
11 Nov 2016
The trial will test whether GM wheat plants are able to carry out photosynthesis more efficiently in the field and whether this trait could result in a higher yielding crop. A public consultation has begun.
04 Nov 2016
A novel mechanism has been identified which likely contributes to resistance against Septoria leaf blotch in plant species normally non-infected with the disease, providing the clues necessary to develop control methods in wheat.
05 Oct 2016
Rothamsted Research scientists comment on the 2016 State of Nature report
04 Oct 2016