• David Baulcombe

    Compromise would offer a third way

    Sometimes it is time to step back from a problem and look at the wider picture.  Prof Sir David Baulcombe, Head of the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Cambridge and the Regius Professor of Botany, is one of the inspirational speakers at REAP and he suggests that there is a ‘third way’ when considering the future of crop protection.

    Professor Baulcombe has a strong interest in the use of plant biotechnology for crop improvement, especially in addressing the problems of developing countries and believes this is not incompatible with traditional methods of cultivation and concerns over the environment.

  • Agri-Tech East REAP Conference 2016

    REAP: time to change … and benefit from others’ experience

    Technology – literally the “science of craft” is the collection of techniques, skills, methods and processes used in the production of goods or the accomplishment of objectives. Just as the Green Revolution…