Pest Control for the 21st Century

Professor John Pickett will be delivering a presentation entitled Less Violence and More Sex – Pest Control in the Garden at the event, which is held during National Insect Week on Thursday 26 June at 6pm.


Rothamsted wins gold medal at the Chelsea Flower Show

Rothamsted Research have been awarded a prestigious gold medal at this year’s Chelsea Flower show for their exhibit, “Willow Power”. The exhibit focuses on the National Willow Collection which is based at Rothamsted and on the use of willow trees as a bioenergy crop that could play an important role in combating climate change.

Rothamsted Scientists win Outstanding Paper Prize

The editors of The Journal of Experimental Biology have awarded Rothamsted Scientists Andy Reynolds, Alan Smith, Don Reynolds, Norman Carreck and Juliet Osborne the Outstanding Paper Prize for 2007 for their paper entitled "Honeybees Perform Optimal Scale-free Searching Flights When Attempting to Locate a Food Source".


Phoma Epidemic Imminent

10% incidence of oilseed rape plants with phoma leaf spot will be reached between 17th October and 7th November, according to predictions from the recently updated Rothamsted Research phoma leaf spot forecast.


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