Netherlands Plant Ecophenotyping Centre


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The NPEC is supported by a large number of partners and companies.

Phenotyping Modules

NPEC comprises six complementary, experimental modules.

What is Phenotyping?

Innovative tools to help understand the interaction between genotypes and environment.

About NPEC

The Netherlands Plant Eco-phenotyping Centre provides a versatile modular platform to enable scientists to carry out accurate high-throughput phenotyping: studies of plant performance in relation to relevant biotic and abiotic factors across a range of scales.

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Latest News

6th International Plant Phenotyping Symposium

The International Plant Phenotyping Network (IPPN) is organising the 6th International Plant Phenotyping Symposium from 22-26 October, 2019 in Nanjing, China. Rick van de Zedde and René Klein Lankhorst (both from Wageningen University & Research) will present plant phenotyping research in the Netherlands.

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How to feed 10 billion people?

The American news platform Bloomberg launched a new video ‘How to feed 10 billion people’ in the series called ‘Problem Solved’. These videos focus on how scientists are trying to solve some of the biggest challenges the world faces.

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