Rothamsted Experimental Station. (1843-)

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John Bennett Lawes founded the Rothamstead Laboratory (later Experimental Station) in 1843. The Experimental Station researched the use of superphosphates as fertilisers. It is one of the oldest agricultural research institutions in the world.

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  1. Rothamsted Experimental Station
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000

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