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The James Hutton Institute hosts a number of events for members of the public, the farming and agriculture industry, policy makers, food manufacturers, marketers, land managers and land users.

We also exhibit at festivals and events throughout the UK, providing information to the general public through displays, activities and dialogue. These exhibits are supported by hands-on activities, knowledge exchange and the provision of leaflets and handouts for both children and adults.

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Dundee Root Medal Lecture and Workshop

for all scientists interested in plant roots and the root-soil interface, featuring the 2022 ISRR Medal Lecture on Root Research.

November 9th 2022 from 1:00 - 5:30 pm

Lecture by Malcolm Bennett FRS, University of Nottingham, UK “Divining roots: revealing how plants sense and adapt their root system architecture to water availability”

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.