UK: Students learn about fresh produce research at Harper Adams University
The placements are aimed at those studying plant science, environmental science, agriculture or horticulture, at an undergraduate level at any institution in the UK.
Taking part this year was Nicholas Kuht from the University of Leeds, Suzannah Franks from Newcastle University, Ryan Douglas from the University of Edinburgh and Amy Newman from Bristol University.
The students have been supervised by Dr Jim Monaghan, Principal Lecturer in Fresh Produce at Harper Adams. The scheme is sponsored by the Horticultural Development Company (HDC), the East Malling Trust (EMT) and the Horticultural Trades Association (HTA).