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News & Events 2020

02/03/2020: New Vision Statement:

We have added a new "Vision Statement" page to the website. Please click here to read it.

06/02/2020: The Kirkhouse Trust Appoints a Chief Executive:

The Kirkhouse Trust is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Dr Claudia Canales Holzeis as its first Chief Executive. Claudia holds a DPhil in Plant Sciences from the University in Oxford. She has a near-decade experience in plant genetics research, and eleven years’ experience in projects related to rural development in Asian, African and Latin American countries.

Sir Ed Southern, the charity’s founder, commented: “The Board of Trustees are delighted that Claudia has agreed to lead the charity. Claudia’s extensive knowledge and experience will enable the Kirkhouse Trust to harness science and technology to expand access to improved legume varieties - especially in Africa.”

06/01/2020: New Safety Data Sheets:

New Safety Data Sheets have been added to the website, many of which are now available in both English and French. Please visit this page for further information.