Support our work
We are dependent on grants, sponsorship and donations. Your support as a Friend of NIAB Innovation Farm directly contributes to our work in communicating the benefits of plant sciences as widely as possible.
Your charitable donation allows us to do more and make a greater difference - supporting groundbreaking research, inspiring exhibits, educational events and increasing awareness of plant genetic innovation.
Sow the Seed: Support plant science of the future and join Friends of NIAB Innovation Farm
As a Friend of NIAB Innovation Farm you can support our work in highlighting the vital role of plant science and crop genetic improvement in boosting food production, conserving resources and tackling climate change to a wide range of audiences.
Charitable donations from leading benefactors in the world of business, politics and farming helped establish NIAB in 1919 to address post-war food shortages through Better Seeds, Better Crops. Today, the urgency of the global food security issue, and the critical importance of crop science in providing solutions, have once again highlighted the essential role of charitable donations in supporting NIAB's vital work as an agricultural charity.
The National Institute of Agricultural Botany Trust is an established Charity registered with the charity commission (No. 1144528) with a Board of Trustees who administer its affairs. This Charitable Trust can accept donations and legacies either as unencumbered gifts, or as designated funds which can only be used for specific purposes. Donations can attract Gift Aid.