• Agri-Tech East Events 2017

    The East of England

    Sunday, 1 January 2017

    Agri-Tech East hosts events throughout the year to inspire and facilitate discussions between participants with new ideas and fresh thinking. People from all sectors and disciplines welcome—whether you’re a grower, a researcher, technologists or an entrepreneur, come along and join in! Pollinators are our regular network meetings, which are FREE...
  • Member Give-and-Get Exchange

    Sophi Taylor Building, NIAB Park Farm, Villa Road, Impington, Cambridge, CB24 9NZ

    Tuesday, 28 March 2017

    An exlusive event for current Agri-Tech East Members only.  Agri-Tech East’s membership now boasts over 100 organisations which between them have a wealth of expertise, knowledge and access to new technologies and services. We’d like to help you make the most of your membership, by joining us for an opportunity...
  • Smarter, Not Harder: Open Innovation for Smart Farming

    Elveden Village Hall, Elveden Estate IP24 3TQ

    Wednesday, 10 May 2017

    Do you want to know what smart farm technology is available now?  We have handpicked some of the most exciting farm applications, precision farming and imaging technologies and will be asking the companies behind them to pitch their offering to you. How can we farm “smarter” and what is the...
  • Water SIG site visit to Produce World

    Stanleys Farm, Great Drove, Yaxley, Peterborough PE7 3TW

    Wednesday, 17 May 2017

    If you’re worried about water, or concerned about chemical use, have you considered a reed bed? Major growers Produce World invested in a lagoon with a reed bed growing two different reed species and now run an entirely closed loop system to recycle nearly 90 % of their water. We’ll...
  • Final of GROW 2017: Agri-Tech Business Plan Competition

    Agrii, Throws Farm Technology Centre, Stebbing, CM6 3AQ

    Monday, 19 June 2017

    Save the date! The final of the UK's only Agri-Tech Business Plan Competition will take place on Monday 19th June 2017, and will once again be kindly hosted by Agrii at their Throws Farm Technology Centre, where our judges will hear presentations from the finalists and decide on the winner....
  • Innovation Hub at Royal Norfolk Show

    Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association, Norfolk Showground, Dereham Road, Norwich, NR5 0TT

    28-29 June, 2017

    The Innovation Hub at the Royal Norfolk Show showcases some of the new agri-technology that is emerging from the East of England. Tying together the latest advances in agricultural science, technology and engineering, the Innovation Hub will provide an exciting dimension to this year’s show. The initiative is led by...
  • Exporting Your Agri-Tech to Southern Africa

    Future Business Centre Cambridge, King’s Hedges Road, Cambridge, CB4 2HY

    Wednesday, 12 July 2017

    Have you thought of exporting your agri-tech innovation or knowledge outside the UK? Are you already an experience exporter looking for new market opportunities? Sub-Saharan Africa is poised for huge growth in agriculture and agribusiness – by 2030 it is projected to be a US$1 trillion industry (compared with US$313...
  • Agri-Tech Week: REAP Conference 2017

    Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre, Hinxton, Cambridge CB10 1RQ

    Tuesday, 7 November 2017

    Save the date: Tuesday 7th November 2017 Now in its 4th year, the REAP conference is Agri-Tech East’s annual conference, delivered as part of our partnership Agri-Tech Week programme. The aim of REAP is to bring together progressive farmers and growers with leading edge researchers and technology developers, alongside key...