Big questions in agriculture need bigger experiments

The North Wyke Farm Platform is an exciting new facility that is being built by BBSRC and hosted here at North Wyke, part of Rothamsted Research, as a national capability for researchers to come and better understand aspects of grassland farming and farming sustainability. The Farm Platform consists of about 80 hectares of land. Here […]

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How to Use Shade Fabric & Protect Your Plants from the Extreme Summer Heat

Plants love the sun, in fact, they need the sun to live. However, too much sun can cause problems like sunburn and other things that are bad for your plants Fortunately shade fabric was designed to filter light instead of blocking it out completely. Shade fabric can help protect your plants from the burning scalding […]

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Vertical Farming – Does agriculture need to change?

The world is facing some major problems food security, water security species loss climate change Vertical farms have been proposed as part of the solution to these global problems But is it just another overhyped technology, with great claims but lacking in practical application? this video and go to explore these global problems, in context […]

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How to Use Shade Fabric & Protect Your Plants from the Extreme Summer Heat

Plants love the sun, in fact, they need the sun to live. However, too much sun can cause problems like sunburn and other things that are bad for your plants Fortunately shade fabric was designed to filter light instead of blocking it out completely. Shade fabric can help protect your plants from the burning scalding […]

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