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Study shows after 11,000 years of wheat breeding, we've still got a long way to go
12 Dec 2019
The government today released its long-awaited Industrial Strategy, with agricultural R&D a key component of the drive for more enterprising and sustainable growth.
27 Nov 2017
EU Member States voted today by a large majority to renew the licence of glyphosate for five years. Twice as many members voted in favour of the herbicide as against.
Rothamsted responds to inquiries about a research paper that uncovers how a bumblebee is able to resist an insecticide designed to control crop pests
25 Nov 2017
Diamond-back moths, the scourge of brassicas, seem to like the milder UK climate, with last year’s summer influx surviving colder weather, and pesticides, to emerge again
24 Nov 2017
As a developmental geneticist by training, Ottoline Leyser might have studied animals. But plants' ability to tune their development to their environment won her over completely.
20 Nov 2017
Rothamsted Research has set out agriculture’s role in winning success for the government’s strategy to make the UK the best place in the world to invest in life sciences
14 Nov 2017