Research Scientist, Rothamsted Research
Will Vaughan-France, General Manager, Green Crop Information
Plant physiology post-doctoral researcher at the University of Essex
FOTENIX is speeding up the diagnosis of disease in field. The company aims to make sophisticated imaging technology accessible for small-scale farmers
MoA Technologies, which featured in the REAP 2019 Start-up Showcase, offers a rapid screening technology to identify potential herbicides with novel modes of action.
Pheromones, used by insects for communication, can be used to lure and trap pests. PheroSyn, a spin-out from Rothamsted Research, has been awarded an Innovate UK grant (£200k) to develop the supply chain for a new set of insect pheromones to tackle midges and weevils. It is working with PGRO on these major pests of beans.
Digital Practice Lead, Stonehaven Consultancy
Chair of Cell Signalling, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Cambridge
Professor of Computer Science, Manchester Metropolitan University
Department of Computer Science, University of Cambridge
Head of the British Beet Research Organisation (BBRO)