Rothamsted Research (1843 -) (agricultural research institution)
- Existence: 1843-:
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
Draft copies of Prior Options Review reports on the John Innes Centre, Institute of Grassland and Environmental Research, Silsoe Research Institute and Institute of Arable Crops Research, 1996
Identifier: EUA IN23/4/1/2/2/9
Scope and Contents Also contains 1 floppy disc labelled 'JIC Prior Ops'.
Scope and Contents Informational graph on the total available plant food in soil compared with that removed in wheat crop at Broadback Field, Rothamsted, [England] in the early/mid 20th century.
Scope and Contents Portrait photograph of Sir John Bennet Lawes, Bart., DCL, LLD, FRS was an English entrepreneur and agricultural scientist. He founded an experimental farm at his home at Rothamsted Manor that eventually became the Rothamsted Experimental Station, where he developed a superphosphate that would mark the beginnings of the chemical fertilizer industry.