Growing young maize seedling in cultivated agricultural farm field with modern technology concepts
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Mary Parker, Simon Chapleo

E29: Farm Pharma

Simon Chapleo, an expert in plant metabolism, joins us to discuss agrochemical safety testing and the difficulties of cultivating banana plants in Scotland. Along with their sister site in Spain, Charles River's Edinburgh site is responsible for testing new agrochemicals in a variety of growing conditions to make sure no trace of chemical ends up where it isn't supposed to.