Rothamsted Research

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Rothamsted Research, previously known as the Rothamsted Experimental Station and then the Institute of Arable Crops Research, is one of the oldest agricultural research institutions in the world, having been founded in 1843. It is located at Harpenden in the English county of Hertfordshire and is a registered charity under English law.[1]

Holy crap. Taxpayers are funding GM research under the cover of "sustainability". Go through these reports: https://www.rothamsted.ac.uk/rothamsted-reports


Partnershps

RoSy - Syngenta

See 2016/7 report: During 2016, we reached the halfway stage of the Rothamsted-Syngenta (RoSy) alliance, a partnership that aims to translate our excellence in wheat science into new insights and approaches that the company can use to develop better products and services for farmers. The alliance had evolved in 2013 from existing relationships, and the 10 complementary, multi-disciplinary projects that ensued have begun to yield impressive results. ...


Funding

Our annual expenditures amount to about £35 million. Funding and other support for our research is provided by the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), the Lawes Agricultural Trust (LAT), a wide range of other national and international funding bodies and industry.

  • See also page 43, 2016 report for a full list.