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If agricultural production has not become sustainable by 2030, it will be “incredibly hard” to make up for lost time while also ensuring food security for a rising global population.
30 Nov 2017
Discovery of a gene that turns most fungi into pathogens presents chemists with a target for fungicides that could bring relief to many arable farmers, vegetable growers and people
11 Oct 2017
Only a better understanding of fundamental plant processes can exploit the potential of GM technology to create higher yielding, more resilient food crops
09 Oct 2017
A new study draws on weather data to reveal how crop pests make the most of convection currents and promises to provide farmers with better predictions of crop attacks
14 Jul 2017
Earthworms are the underground engineers of our ecosystem whose multiple roles are too often poorly appreciated and threatened.
25 May 2017
The FarmCrapApp Pro is due to be launched at the same time as the latest official guide to nutrient management during Grassland and Muck at Stoneleigh Park on the 24th and 25th May.
23 May 2017
Rothamsted calls for broad studies of crop protection as pesticide ban threatens more damage.
10 May 2017