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- @NIABTAG: Last chance to RSVP for the @CambridgeJBS networking event on 27/05 http://t.co/gV4BJI9XU0
- @NIABTAG: Nuffield Arable Group visit to NIAB. Phil Howell on NIAB Superwheat & yellow rust. Food security a big talking point http://t.co/3y6rO8W6XB
- @NIABTAG: View of the NIAB TAG @CerealsEvent site. Can we order this weather for 10-11 June pls? #Cereals2015 http://t.co/O2ATNoLTBd
- @NIABTAG: NIAB TAG members! We're #crowdsourcing mapping yellow rust incidence 2 help spray decisions & tracking. Click & help http://t.co/P79usAmW54
- @NIABTAG: Off to the engravers with NIAB's Variety and Cereals Cups. Winning varieties will be announced @CerealsEvent #niabcup http://t.co/ZijHUjxDrA
- @NIABTAG: VACANCY: We're looking for an experienced post-doctoral researcher - see website for details http://t.co/AdV62hO0WY
- @NIABTAG: At @CUBotanicGarden's Festival of Plants https://t.co/WXYFK3FgY0
- @NIABTAG: Plans for tomorrow? Come meet the NIAB team at the Festival of Plants. Lots to see & learn, while having a bit of fun @CUBotanicGarden
- @NIABTAG: NIAB TAG members - Malting Barley Day 18/06. Register online https://t.co/ydQxXpSTe6 @crispmalt http://t.co/9b5J7jBdFW
- @NIABTAG: NIAB are exhibiting at the @CUBotanicGarden Festival of Plants tomorrow in the science marquee. Lots to see http://t.co/OmspViE9ec
News and Events
- NEWS: Pathogen virulence monitoring comes from the ground up, says UKCPVS
- NEWS: NIAB TAG at Cereals 2015. Farming in 2020 – are you ready?
- INDUSTRY NEWS: Scientists transfer pathogen-sensing ‘antenna’ gene to wheat
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El Nino has arrived
13/05/2015 by Jim Orson
" The cause of the weather pattern known as El Nino has been forming in the middle and eastern parts of the equatorial Pacific Ocean where the temperature of the surface layers is significantly higher than normal. It will have a large impact on weather patterns across the gl... "