Fruits and Roots conference

  Get registered for the Fruits and Roots conference at East Malling. 31st March deadline! Themes: Pests and pathogens of perennial crops Root-shoot communications and rootstock improvements Advances breeding strategies for improved fruit crops Enhancing fruit quality

The Sixth Mathematics in the Plant Sciences Study Group

The Sixth Mathematics in the Plant Sciences Study Group 25-28 March 2013 University of Nottingham   This annual four-day workshop gives a handful of plant and crop scientists the opportunity to present a research question to around forty mathematicians and computer scientists. The modellers spend the rest of the meeting tackling the problems in teams, … Continue reading

Fruits and Roots conference at EMR in 2013

Dear Rosaceae researcher, In 2013, East Malling Research will be celebrating 100 years of plant science at this world-famous research institute – science that has shaped the way we understand and can manipulate plants to produce high value, nutritious fruit crops across the globe. To mark this Centenary, East Malling Research is working closely with … Continue reading

Seminars at EMR

We have a packed seminar series at EMR for the 2012-13 season, with a brilliant speaker line up. There are still slots to be filled but we are pleased to say that: Prof Ottoline Leyser CBE FRS Dr Giles Oldroyd Prof Malcolm Bennett Prof Sir David Baulcombe FRS Prof Nick Harberd FRS and several other … Continue reading

Welcome to RosNet

Welcome to RosNet, a forum for UK researchers working on Rosaceous species. RosNet is a new initiative which sits under the UK Plant Sciences Federation which is an umbrella organisation for various diverse plant science groups in the UK. The key aim of RosNet is to unite researchers working on non-model systems in the Rosaceae species … Continue reading