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Crop Science Seminar Series & Workshops 2019

The Crop Science Seminars will run on the advertised Thursday afternoons, 12:45pm - 13:45pm at the Wellesbourne Campus (WB) in PPB 0.27.
There will be two internal or one guest speaker speaker for the 1 hour seminar.

The Crop Science Workshops will run on the advertised Thursday mornings, 09:00 - 12:40 (unless otherwise specified) at the Gibbet Hill Campus (GH). Detail available prior to the workshop dates.
 

Everyone is welcome. If you are not a member of the University and would like to come along then please email Claire Barratt at C dot Barratt at warwick dot ac dot uk

   
   

Date

Event

Venue Title

Speaker

Title

Speaker

24th Jan

Workshop

WB

Including Adrian Fox (Senior Plant Virologist, FERA) as guest speaker

14th Feb

Seminar

WB

Advancing genomics to enable anticipatory breeding of resistance in brassica crops to diseases of global importance

William Crowther    

7th Mar

Seminar

WB

Guest Seminar: Sacha Mooney, Professor of Soil Physics, University of Nottingham: Crucial interfaces in the Soil-Plant-Atmosphere Continuum

28th Mar (date to be changed)

Workshop

GH

 

11th April

Seminar

WB

Broadening and improving the Turnip yellows virus resistance base in oilseed rape Shannon Greer    

2nd May

Seminar

WB

Guest Seminar: Toby Bruce, Professor of Insect Chemical Ecology, Keele University: Balancing nature to protect harvests from pests

23rd May

Workshop

GH

 

13th June

Seminar

WB

Integrating Biopesticides and Partial Crop Resistance for Management of Aphid Pests of Brassica crops Andy Gladman    

24th June
(Monday)

Seminar

WB

Extra Guest Seminar: Dr Mark Derbyshire, Curtin University, Perth, Australia: Research on biology and genomics of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum

4th July

Seminar

WB

  Tracey Moreton   Lawrence Bramham

18th July

Workshop

GH

 

5th Sept

Seminar

WB

  Rosanne Maguire   Alex McCormack
3rd Oct

Seminar

WB Guest Seminar: Phillip Lee, Managing Director, Evolve Growing Solutions: The new CHAP greenhouse facility at Wellesbourne and associated technologies

17th Oct

Seminar

WB

  Lisa King   Nick Kuht

31st Oct

Seminar

WB

 

Beatriz Lagunas   Dave Chandler

21st Nov

Seminar

WB

Guest Seminar: Eleanor Gilroy, Molecular Plant Pathologist, The James Hutton Institute

12th Dec

Seminar

WB

  Graham Teakle   Susan Breen