Plant Sciences

Develop sustainable agri-food production and management systems that promote human health and ensure security in food and plant-derived materials

What plant -associated traits are required for the development of sustainable production systems? 

  • Bruce Osborne, Paul McCabe, Carl Ng, Wieland Fricke, Fiona Doohan, Tamara Hochstrasser, Tom Wilkinson

How can we improve the nutritional value of food crops?

  • Paul McCabe, Fiona Doohan

How can we improve plant resistance to biotic and abiotic factors?

  • Bruce Osborne, Paul McCabe, Carl Ng, Wieland Fricke, Fiona Doohan

What alternative management systems are required for the development of sustainable production systems?

  •  Fiona Doohan, Tamara Hochstrasser, Tom Wilkinson

How can we exploit the wider use of plant products and materials?

  • Fiona Doohan, Tamara Hochstrasser