The R & D Committee of the BGS is chaired by Steve Peel of Natural England and consists of ten members of the society and its meetings are also attended by Pinder Gill of Defra. Its functions are:
BGS priorities for grassland R & D are regularly reviewed. The current priorities document for 2009-12 can be viewed here.
Comments are invited and should be addressed to the BGS Office.
BGS is a membership organisation which acts as a communication forum, through events and publications, for the profitable and sustainable use of grass and forage.