IBERS lecturer introduces smart snails to Soapbox Science

03 June 2015

Dr Sarah Dalesman, Leverhulme Trust Early Career Fellow and lecturer in IBERS, Aberystwyth University will presenting some of her work on learning and memory at Soapbox Science event in Swansea on the 6th June.

IBERS Wins NIAB Variety Cup

11 June 2015

Aberystwyth University’s Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) has won the prestigious National Institute for Agricultural Botany (NIAB) Variety Cup for its AberGreen grass variety.

Aberystwyth shortlisted for RCUK/PraxisUnico 2015 Impact Awards

17 June 2015

Aberystwyth University has been shortlisted for the RCUK and PraxisUnico 2015 Impact Awards for Knowledge Exchange and Commercialisation (KEC) professionals.

History of native Welsh sheep breeds uncovered

22 June 2015

The genetic integrity of native Welsh sheep breeds combined with contemporary scientific techniques will develop the commercial flocks of the future.

Callum and the chocolate genebank

26 June 2015

IBERS student Callum Scotson is studying cacao flowers at the University of the West Indies, thanks to funding from the Tropical Agriculture Association.