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Lunchtime Labs: Plants and Pests

12.15pm - 1.15pm: Online

Online Free Norwich Research Park Nature & environment Lunchtime Labs Family Friendly Afternoon

Find out about pesky plant pests and dastardly diseases

In this Lunchtime Lab, find out about the pesky pests and dastardly diseases that can cause real problems for plants. But don’t worry – scientists from the Sainsbury Laboratory and the John Innes Centre are on the case, working to protect our planet’s plant-life.

Our researchers will be in YouTube chat from 12.15pm to 1.15pm on Tuesday 27 October, ready to answer your questions!

(This Lunchtime Lab was recorded across several weeks during summer 2020. Social distancing rules were complied with by the film crew and everyone involved.)

Featuring talks and activities developed and presented by:

Dr Helen Brabham, The Sainsbury Laboratory
Josephine Maidment, The Sainsbury Laboratory
Darrell Bean, John Innes Centre
Susannah Gill, John Innes Centre
James Piercy, John Innes Centre

Recommended ages 7+
Runtime: 19 minutes plus Q&A

Watch the event live on YouTube and again for 7 days after the event

Set up a YouTube account and log in during the event to join the live chat where you can ask questions and share your thoughts!  

Organiser details: Norwich Research Park