Rapid test for tuber viruses 2014 saw an early start to the potato growing season, coinciding with earlier aphid detection within yellow water traps situated in potato fields. Trap data also showed higher incidence of aphids early in the season compared to 2013. Read more...
What we do
Our Plant Clinic offers a comprehensive range of testing services for all sectors throughout the supply chain.
We provide responsive, flexible and accessible quality services based on our core diagnostic capability, specialist skills and the deployment of the latest innovative technologies.
We are a leading UK centre for sustainable agriculture and plant protection research, providing truly interdisciplinary applied research for commercial and government customers.
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Sustainable Agriculture & Environment
We are a centre of excellence for diagnostics and analytical science and a global leader in the identification of new and previously uncharacterised threats.
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The Centre for Chemical Safety and Stewardship (CCSS) has extensive experience in assessing the exposure and effects of chemicals in the environment both for government and the private sector.
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Fera has been providing effective research solutions, advice, training, and testing services to the food and drink industry for over 30 years.
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Food Quality & Safety
Collecting, managing and exploiting information for improved decision making across the Agri-food supply chain.
With its internationally recognised expertise and broad scientific capabilities, Fera is well placed to offer training to support customer and partner organisations.