Yellow rusts turns blue and other research stories

Published: 24 April, 2017

Bee friendly oilseed rape researchWithin the research digest we provide a round up of some of the interesting findings announced by the research institutes and also a trials updates.

Recent stories include: a major breakthrough for wheat breeders with the announcement of a new wheat genome sequence; a new trial for biostimulants following evidence that they can significantly increase yields;  launch of a new naming system for yellow rust that is based on genotype information and new insights into what makes oilseed rape bee friendly.

For more details have a look at the Research Digest.