Plant Breeding

RAGT secures govt funds for wheat resilience

Plant breeder RAGT Seeds, the UK arm of the French multinational business, has been awarded a grant from the UK Research and Innovation (UKRI)’s Future Leaders Fellowship programme. The funds, worth £240,000 over four years, will be used to help identify and capture...

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Global Crop Science Centre opens in Cambridge

The Crop Science Centre, an alliance between the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Cambridge and NIAB, officially opened last week after three years planning. The Centre aims “to fast-track technologies to sustainably improve farmers’ yields worldwide”...

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