University of Hertfordshire

Period16 Jun 2017


TitleBBC Radio 4 - Farming today
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletBBC Radio 4
Media typeRadio
Duration/Length/Size13 minutes - relevant section at 3:15
CountryUnited Kingdom
DescriptionSoya milk, Elderflowers, Cereals event, World farming
Producer/AuthorVernon Harwood
PersonsDaniel McCluskey, Ian Munro, Mark Tracey, Ian Johnston, Richard Kaye, Richard Baxter, Matthew Lodge


Dr Judith Turner from the Research Agency Fera talks about the crop protection system developed by the University of Hertfordshire, Fera, Bayer Cropscience and lead lead by Optisense. This is an output from the Innovate UK funded project entitled Improved risk prediction for precision agriculture:automated monitoring of pathogen movement


  • SporeSENTRY, BBC Radio, crop protection, risk prediction, agriculture