SCRI pledges commitment to plant breeding and criticises UK's lack of plant breeding training facilities

The managing director of the Scottish Crop Research Institute's (SCRI's) commercial subsidiary Mylnefield Research Services (MRS) Dr Nigel Kerby has underlined the group's commitment to training a new generation of plant breeders.

by Rachel Sixsmith

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