New CEO for NIAB

The NIAB board has appointed deputy director Professor Mario Caccamo as its new chief executive from October 2021. He succeeds Dr Tina Barsby who is retiring after 15 years as NIAB director and chief executive. Prof Caccamo joined NIAB from The Earlham Institute (then...

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Blackgrass research wins BASIS’ Singleton Award

Bioagronomist Jamie Stotzka, of the Plantworks consultancy, has won the annual BASIS Paul Singleton Project of the Year Award for her research into the role of microbial inoculants in blackgrass control. She received her award at last week’s Cereals 2018 event. Ms...

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