• Agri-Tech East 2018 Events

    East of England

    Monday, 1 January 2018

    Jargon used by technologists can be an obstacle to its adoption, so we are busting it this year by selecting the most relevant of the emerging technology streams and exploring its value for agriculture. Farming also has its ‘in phrases’ and we will de-mystify these and see how value can be...
  • Pollinator: The Ag-Chem Pipeline – New chemistries for improved crop management

    Rothamsted Centre for Research and Enterprise, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ

    Tuesday, 9 October 2018

    The importance of agri-chemicals to support productive agriculture shouldn’t be under-estimated, and exciting advances are being made in the developments of novel solutions for crop protection, soil enhancement and plant stimulants. With potential regulatory uncertainties for some current management solutions, the pressing need to develop to effective, environmentally acceptable crop...
  • YIF: New Stores at Elveden Farms

    Elveden Farms Ltd, London Road, Elveden, Thetford, IP24 3TQ

    Wednesday, 10 October 2018

    Join us for an informal evening on a large, forward thinking farm. Elveden Farms Ltd will be opening their brand new facilities to us, including post harvest produce stores, grader facilities for sorting produce, and a ‘muddy boots’ lab, too. Members of the Farms team will be talking us through...
  • Agri-Tech Week 2018 – Solving the challenges of crop protection

    Chapman Lounge, College Lane, University of Hertfordshire

    Monday, 5 November 2018

    This event will explore the innovative and cutting edge solutions being developed to improve crop protection in the face of environmental change. The University of Hertfordshire works collaboratively with farmers, crop protection and plant breeding companies, government research bodies and agricultural charities and a number of projects will be discussed...
  • Agri-Tech Week 2018: Scientific Advances in Agriculture

    Earlham Institute

    Monday, 5 November 2018

    The Earlham Institute presents a three-part workshop featuring: live demos, lab and DNA foundry tours. As part of Agri-Tech Week 2018, experts at the Earlham Institute (EI) will be showcasing agricultural based technologies that could benefit our region. The aim of ‘Scientific Advances in Agriculture’ is to provide a platform to...
  • Agri-Tech Week 2018: Above, Below and Around

    STEM Building, University of Essex, Colchester, CO4 3SQ

    Tuesday, 6 November 2018

    University of Essex will be  launching a new Plant Science Innovation Centre and showcasing its new £11.8 million STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) building in this Agri-Tech Week event. With the theme "Above, Below and Around" it will be featuring talks and demonstrations focused on drones, agricultural robotics, plant health,...
  • Agri-Tech Week 2018: Precision spraying now and in the future

    Garboldisham Village Hall, Church Road, Garboldisham, Nr Diss, IP22 2SE

    Tuesday, 6 November 2018

    Investigating best practice in spray application now, the emerging techniques and a look to what is on the horizon. (more…)
  • REAP Conference 2018

    Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre, Hinxton, CB10 1RQ

    Wednesday, 7 November 2018

    Our fifth REAP conference comes at a time of unprecedented change, uncertainty and challenge for farmers and innovators. REAP 2018 will focus on growing productivity at a number of levels – from individual plants and animals, to fields and businesses, to landscapes and the wider farming system. Mindful of the need...
  • Agri-Tech Week 2018: Big Data and the Supply Chain

    Easton and Otley College, Easton Campus, Norwich, Norfolk, NR9 5DX

    Thursday, 8 November 2018

    This interactive event aims to bust the myths around data and look at how new technologies are solving some of the issues facing the arable and livestock sectors. (more…)
  • Agri-Tech Week 2018: Soil Health and Circular Economy: A Sustainable Future for Agriculture

    NIAB, Park Farm, Villa Road, Histon, Cambridge, CB24 9NZ

    Friday, 9 November 2018

    As part of Agri-Tech Week 2018, this interactive event on 9 November is aimed at industry research and growers in horticulture and agriculture, looking at: methods of soil testing techniques for soil improvement use of waste materials to increase organic content. Programme 12:00  Registration, networking and lunch 12:30  Welcome and...