Natallia Gulbis MSc, BSc (Hons)

Technical Manager

Research Focus

Mycorrhizal fungi mass production, application of mycorrhizal fungi in arable farming

Scientific Activities

Natallia Gulbis is responsible for mass production of mycorrhizal fungi using in vivo and in vitro methods, and also inocula QA. Her other activities include development of strategy and application methods of mycocrrhizal fungi in arable farming; promotion of soil microbiology (mycorrhizal fungi and plant growth promoting rhizobacteria) in conservation agriculture.

She manages field trials that involve microorganisms produced by PlantWorks in collaboration with leading agronomy companies as well as with farmers directly. As a technical manager she is also responsible for R&D of new products.

Significant Publications

Boyer et al (2016) The Use of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi to Improve Strawberry Production in Coir Substrate. Frontiers in Plant Science Vol 7


Contact information

Unit 930, Cornforth Drive
Kent Science Park