New study explores effects of climate change on coastal bird habitats

18 February 2020

The effects of climate change on the habitats of two species of coastal bird in Wales and Ireland are set to be explored in a new €2.6m research project involving researchers from Aberystwyth University.

Turning farm waste into high-protein animal feed

19 February 2020

Waste products from farms could be used to produce a high-energy, low-cost and environmentally-friendly feed for livestock.


Scientists from the Institute of Biological, Environmental and Rural Sciences (IBERS) at Aberystwyth University are working with colleagues from University College Cork in Ireland to investigate how slurry and wastewater from the dairy industry could be put to better use.

Natural flavour enhancer developed to enable significant salt reduction in foods

26 February 2020

Scientific research has succeeded in developing a food product which can be used to significantly reduce the salt content of pre-packaged meals and snacks.

Aberystwyth University launches new School of Veterinary Science

28 February 2020

Wales’s first School of Veterinary Science has been launched on Friday 28 February 2020.


The new Aberystwyth School of Veterinary Science at Aberystwyth University will welcome its first students in September 2021.