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    INSPECT - a rapid ethical alternative to chemical safety testing
    If you are looking for reliable estimates for a wide range of (eco)toxicological endpoints where experimental data is not available, derived using a range of in silico techniques in a Weight of Evidence approach, all with a rapid turnaround, then look no further than INSPECT. Read more
    Fera Specialist Identifies New Thrips Pest For Saint Helena
    St Helena is a remote volcanic outpost in the South Atlantic Ocean and a UK Overseas Territory (UKOT)... Read more
    Tomato growers must remain vigilant
    ToBRFV is a member of the Tobamovirus that are robust and contact transmittable and can therefore be spread through mechanical contact such as direct plant to plant contact, tools, clothing and even bumblebees. Read more
    2019 KTN Agri-Tech Investment Showcase – 14th October 2019
    The third annual KTN Agri-Tech Investment Showcase was held on Monday 14th... Read more
    Break with Convention– Join the Soil Revolution
    Join a growing number of farmers who have been able to look at things differently by making the best in field decisions with the Big Soil Community Read more
    Master’s Research Projects Being Studied at Fera
    I am in my fourth year of studying towards a Master’s degree in Chemistry at the University of York, and chose to write my final-year research project while working in industry Read more
    Training biosecurity staff from the Caribbean UK Overseas Territories
    The UKOTs support a diverse range of unique ecosystems and habitats that sustain many rare and threatened plant and animal species. These are highly vulnerable to the introduction of invasive alien species Read more
    New apprentices join the Fera team.
    In September 2019, three new apprentices joined the Plant team at Fera. During their two years in the Plant Protection Programme (PPP) they will gain A Level 4 HNC in Applied Biology, a Level 3 Laboratory Technician Apprenticeship, as well as a.... Read more
    Fera’s work with Government underpins future policy
    About half of the food consumed in the UK is produced in the EU and other countries therefore maintaining UK’s food safety standards are a must as the food industry prepares for Brexit. Read more

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