Environment groups claim Environment Secretarys plans to plant RoundUp Ready GM crops in England.
Professor Nicola Spence to take up post in April
Both yellow rust and brown rust have been active in crops during the autumn and winter, creating the potential for epidemic development in the spring, depending on conditions.
Researchers from the University of Liverpool are working with industry partners and other research institutes to tackle liver fluke in cattle.
International Women’s Day event at FAO eyes role of gender equality in ending hunger and fostering sustainable food systems