Working from gene to field is what Rothamsted Research is all about.
Professor Angela Karp was appointed Institute Director in July 2020.
Below is a link to our current science strategy 2017-22. We are currently working on a new strategy and we will communicate this, including a message from Angela, in the near future.
Find out more about our science strategy here.
Farmland species struggling to move north
20 May 2022
Gene editing technique provides ability to switch genes on without adding transgenes
03 May 2022
Forest populations halved during 1968-2016 compared to average national losses of a third
29 Apr 2022
Rothmasted developed wheat lines to be used in consumer focused project
25 Apr 2022
GM pioneers celebrate as relaxing of rules around gene editing finally comes into force
11 Apr 2022
Limited access to land, workers, or farm chemicals can be offset by diversification, study shows
07 Apr 2022
New Annual Award Will Reward Top Fungi Researchers
30 Mar 2022
Modified plants can produce chemicals used by makers of food, cosmetics and electronics
15 Feb 2022
Very wet winter made polluted river more than twenty times worse
31 Jan 2022
Fractured decision making turned beetle into a ‘serious crop pest’ and increased palm oil imports
26 Jan 2022
16 Sep 2021
02 Sep 2021
06 May 2021
11 Jan 2021
09 Jan 2020
18 May 2022
An opportunity to learn about and discuss current grassland livestock systems research at North Wyke
12 May 2022
Exploring how agri-tech enablers can deliver environmental benefits alongside sustainable food production and the achievement of industry net zero targets. Farmers and advisors share learning points from trials and technologist and researchers discuss
22 Mar 2022
Croprotect presents a webinar featuring talks from science experts at Rothamsted Research on the pests, weeds and diseases affecting UK crops.
09 Feb 2021
There are a wealth of tools and applications that today’s farmer can utilise from their smart phone, tablet or farm computer. Five of these are explored in this webinar.
03 Nov 2020
Join leaders in the field as they debate rotational grazing and what difference it makes to your land, pocket, customer and the environment
02 Oct 2020
01 Feb - 05 Feb 2021
An overview of current research and how this relates to integrated pest management.
14 Jul 2020