RBR at Duchy College
Based in the Rural Business School, Duchy College, near Plymouth, RBR researchers work extensively across the South West of England. RBR at Duchy has particular knowledge in both upland and lowland livestock production systems. The team’s expertise in information technology underpins our efficient research work and delivery systems and we are responsible for the FBS national database and fulfilling the requirements of Farm Accounting Data Network (FADN) for England and Wales which provides accountancy data from agricultural holdings to the European Union. Together with teaching colleagues at Duchy College, RBR at Duchy is also involved in a wide range of vocational training and academic courses – turning research into practical applications for farmers and other rural businesses.