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Ruth Mitchell

Do you consider plant health risk to the natural environment?

Author: Ruth Mitchell (James Hutton Institute)
potato cyst nematode (Globodera rostochiensis), second stage juveniles and eggs

Identifying strategies to help tackle the growing threat of PCN to the Scottish potato industry

Authors: Ian Toth and Vivian Blok (the James Hutton Institute)
DNA Puzzle

Ethical considerations when using powerful diagnostics in plant health

Authors: David Kenyon (SASA) and Sarah Green (Forest Research)
Picture of Dr Vincent Keenan

Meet Vincent - the Plant Health Centre's Modelling Fellow

Author: Vincent Keenan (University of Strathclyde)
Potato Flower - Image by James Lynott

Protecting our humble spud

Authors: Ian Toth and Damian Bienkowski (James Hutton Institute)

Juniper - Image by Bronisław Dróżka (Pixabay)

Why fans of whisky and gin need to worry about plant health

Authors: Sarah Gurr (University of Exeter), Fiona Burnett (SRUC), Sarah Green (Forest Research)

Phytophthora ramorum

Sudden Larch Death – an invasive tree killer and how you can do your bit to help

Authors: Sarah Green and Chris Quine, Forest Research

Oakwood Roudsea

Taking steps for healthy forests in Scotland

Authors: Stephen Cavers (UKCEH), Ruth Mitchell (James Hutton Institute)