Horticultural crop research

Science for environment, food and horticulture

NIAB EMR is the UK centre for innovation and research on horticultural crops and plants and their interactions with the environment, with an international reputation for research on perennial fruit crops.

With a focus on the horticultural production-to-supply chain, particularly in soft and top fruit, NIAB EMR tackles the challenges associated with climate change, food security, food chain quality and resource use efficiency, to optimise economic and environmental sustainability in crops. It also specialises in the ecology of pests and pathogens of perennial horticultural and clonal crops and the environmental and biotic factors which affect them.

NIAB EMR delivers knowledge, products and services that benefit public and private customers.

Visit our dedicated NIAB EMR website for more information