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Rothamsted


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Founded in 1843, it is the oldest agricultural research station in the world. It is situated in Harpenden, to the north of London. Some of the original field trials continue to this day. Many of the most prominent British statisticians have worked at Rothamsted. These include Sir Ronald Fisher, Yates, Cochran, Kempthorne, Nelder, and Wedderburn.

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