We’re a self-sufficient, independent trials company, providing field trials for the government, farmer-funded bodies and private clients. We’re also home to Harper’s crop and environment research.
As a research centre, we provide the facilities and expertise that fuels the research carried out by academic staff in the crop and environment disciplines. Research carried out by staff here includes:
We also provide many of the crop demonstrations that underpin our degree programmes and continuing professional development training.
Along with access to the university’s farm, biotechnology laboratories, engineering workshops and national network of trial sites, our facilities and equipment include: