Monday, October 1, 2007

CPPS seminar

21st century crop science man
Professor Andy Greenland, NIAB
25th October 2007

Getting to Grips with the plant metabolic network

Lee Sweetlove, Dept Plant Sciences, University of Oxford
Thursday 2 November 2007 4 pm
(Download abstract as a pdf)

Sunday, July 1, 2007

Functional Analysis of Maize Mini-chromosomes

Friday August 3rd, Council Room, NIAB, Huntingdon Road
Dr Daphne Preuss, President and Chief Scientific Officer, Chromatin, Inc, Chicago, USA NIAB Host – Wayne Powell All Welcome

C4 and CAM: from molecular divergence to ecological convergence

Organisers: Howard Griffiths, Annie Borland and Julian Hibberd Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge, 17-20 July 2007, with sessions on C4 transformation into rice and C4 perennials for biomass (

Thursday, May 10, 2007

ADAS news

ADAS have just published their 2005-6 Science Review. You will need to request relevant parts, or all, be sent to you. This is simply so that they know where they have gone and can advise of any future updates.

The ADAS website has recently been changed and soon there will be new crops pages. When accessible it can be reached via: - it will contain more information about what ADAS does.

Tuesday, May 1, 2007

Minor oilseeds, fatty acids and nutraceuticals: an industry perspective

NIAB is hosting a seminar by Peter Clough of Wassen International
2.30pm, 21 May 2007 in the Council Room, NIAB, Cambridge
Please let Mary McPhee at NIAB know if you wish to attend seminar.

Thursday, February 1, 2007

CPPS seminar

The role of fungi in self-organisation of the soil-microbe complex
Professor John Crawford,
University of Abertay, Dundee
22 February 2007
(Download the poster as a pdf)

Friday, January 12, 2007