Department Press Releases
Ellen Piercy joined Rothamsted Research in 2014 as a Nuffield Research Placement student for 5 weeks. Ellen was an A-level student from St Albans School and upon completion of her project at Rothamsted she has been selected as one of the two students representing the UK at the 27th European Union Contest for Young Scientists that is happening in Milan during the 17th to 22nd September, 2015.
The Rothamsted Centre for Research and Enterprise, RoCRE is leading a transformation in how advances in plant science can be translated into practical solutions for farmers in collaboration with the agricultural industry.
The newly opened Lawes Open Innovation Hub is targeted specifically at enhancing relationships between businesses and researchers to deliver new agricultural technology. Enterprises operating in the building will benefit from working alongside scientists from Rothamsted Research and their high level of expertise in a range of research areas.
Rothamsted Research, which is strategically funded by the BBSRC, features in a newly published book called The Story of Parliament: Celebrating 750 years of parliament in Britain. The book celebrates the 750th anniversary of Simon de Montfort’s Parliament of 1265—a key moment in the origins of parliament.
Rothamsted Research has undergone a restructuring process to further strengthen its scientific leadership, operational systems and external relations function that will support the delivery of excellent science and practical solutions to the farmers of the future. The leadership team is comprised of:
In celebration of the International Year of Soils, Rothamsted Research presents the Soil is Life! Research Exhibition Day - Sunday May 17th, 2015, from 10am to 5pm. We will showcase the Institute’s ongoing soil research, which is at the heart of sustainable agriculture.
Rothamsted Research is delighted to announce that Professor Achim Dobermann has been appointed as its new Director. He will take up his post at the longest running agricultural institute in the world on 1st June 2014.
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|View||Prof||Johnathan||Napier||Biological Chemistry and Crop Protection, Directorate||Harpenden|
|View||Mrs||Karen||Richards||Directorate, Biological Chemistry and Crop Protection||Harpenden|
|View||Miss||Louise||Warren||Business Information Services, Directorate||Harpenden|