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    Naturevolume 150page687 (1942) | Download Citation



    SIR JOHN RUSSELL retires on September 30, 1943, under the age limit, from the directorship of the Rothamsted Experimental Station. Sir John Russell succeeded Sir Daniel Hall in 1912 and during his thirty-one years as director the Station, the oldest agricultural institute in the world, has shown a remarkable expansion of its research activities and of its authority in agriculture.

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