New research to secure future of the rose
New research funded by the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and Defra will help to secure the future of England’s national flower - the rose.
published on: 17 December 2018
Food fraud in China leads to opportunities for EU products
The perceived safety and quality of food imported from Europe into China provides commercial opportunities for European food producers, research has found.
published on: 25 May 2018
Breakthrough in the search for insect-resistant plants
Inhibiting the production of the ‘happiness’ hormone – serotonin – in rice plants, increases their resistance to two of the world’s most destructive and costly insect pests, new research has shown.
published on: 16 May 2018
Newcastle academic to highlight plant science impact
Professor Mark Reed will address delegates on the crucial role plant science plays in challenges facing the modern world.
published on: 2 March 2018