• 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...
  • Pollinator: Show Me The Money! Focus on Funding – Revisited

    Future Business Centre, Kings Hedges, Cambridge, CB4 2HY

    Monday, 23 January 2017

    Are you feeling the financial pinch as we start 2017? Do you have ideas and ambitions and need inspiration about how to fund it? Then this is the Pollinator for you! One of our first Pollinators, way back in January 2014, was a “Focus on Funding”, where members of the...
  • Nutritious and Delicious – Innovations for Value-Added Crops

    Institute of Food Research, Norwich Research Park, Colney Ln, Norwich NR4 7UG

    Wednesday, 22 February 2017

    The quest to improve nutrition and flavour through crop breeding is a long-standing challenge being accelerated due to novel breeding techniques and a better understanding of plant genetics and human and animal metabolism. From “Golden Rice” to purple tomatoes and better broccoli, this event will explore the potential for improvement...
  • Agri-Science: Farming and Science Working Together – Young Innovator’s Conference

    Morley Agricultural Foundation
    NR18 9DF

    Thursday, 2 March 2017

    Spend the day at The Morley Agricultural Foundation to explore how young scientists and farmers can work together to improve the agriculture industry and meet the global food challenges of the future. We’ll be showcasing the the path that science takes to get on farm and how you can engage...
  • Big Data SIG: “Bring Out Your Data”

    Lawes Innovation Hub, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2JQ

    Tuesday, 21 March 2017

    We often hear of farmers and agri-businesses who have huge data sets that they believe would give them real insights into their business, crop or livestock and land management practice, if only they had time or opportunity to interrogate and manage the data simply and easily. This workshop will explore...
  • Member Give-and-Get Exchange

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

    Tuesday, 28 March 2017

    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 to meet others in the network, and hopefully find...