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    You are what you eat: our ongoing honey bee research

    The Garden is using its hives and vast horticultural resource to investigate the foraging preferences of honey bees.

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    Beatrix Potter – mycologist extraordinaire

    There is far more to Beatrix Potter than Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddleduck and Squirrel Nutkin. She was an outstanding artist, a noted conservationist… and a significant scientist in the field of mycology

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    Reintroducing meadow clary, Salvia pratensis to Wales

    The National Botanic Garden of Wales is working with Natural Resources Wales to reintroduce meadow clary, a rare and native plant, to its former home.

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    Natasha joins global crime-fight

    A Welsh scientist has joined an international fight to halt illegal trafficking of endangered species. Dr Natasha de Vere, Head of Science at the National Botanic Garden of Wales, is in Kenya teaching DNA barcoding techniques to their top boffins so they can identify species from tiny samples in the investigation and prosecution of wildlife…

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