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Rothamsted Research has unveiled an ambitious five-year vision, using three main science portfolios to address the future social, economic and environmental challenges faced by farming. These will include developing superior crops with key genetic traits, finding better way to control pests, and making farming more productive and efficient. The world’s oldest agricultural research institute aims to work from gene to field, using its breadth and depth so it aligns research objectives with the realities of farming. See also: Rothamsted boss on […]