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Five-year project will investigate field performance of plants making heart healthy oils
09 May 2019
Are there 100 volunteer farmers with 60 minutes on their hands to survey their fields this Spring and record earthworm populations to provide a glimpse of the health of our soils?
09 Mar 2018
Rothamsted Research comments on findings that promise plants primed to need much less water for the same yield, which would be both environmental boon and drought saviour.
06 Mar 2018
Rothamsted Research comments on a European evaluation of the unintended risks to bees from neonicotinoid pesticides that again highlights the need for more detailed studies.
02 Mar 2018
Long-term field experiments at Rothamsted Research, dating back as far as 1843, prove that modern carbon emissions cannot be locked in the ground to halt global warming.
28 Feb 2018
The government has renewed its support for wheat innovation with a fully funded award for another five years of research and development by the Wheat Genetic Improvement Network.
Rothamsted Research comments on today's announcement of the public consultation to pay farmers “public money for public goods”, principally to enhance the environment and to invest in sustainable food production.
27 Feb 2018