Innovation Insights at Cereals 2018

Chrishall Grange, Duxford, Cambridgeshire SG8 7NT

13 June, 2018

We’re delighted to be partnering with Cereals to launch Innovation Insights, featuring innovation-active organisations from across our network who are developing new products, services, platforms or knowledge relevant to farmers. Comprising a series of quick-fire lightning talks, the Innovation Insights session is your chance to glimpse the agri-tech innovation pipeline.

For more details about the Innovation Insights session please click here. 

Come and join us at 3pm on Day 1 (13 June) in the Central Agronomy Zone and meet the innovators!

  • 30 MHz – allows real time information about the crop growing environment or storage conditions to be collected automatically from wireless sensors.
  • Agrimetrics – simplifies farm reporting into the supply chain, reducing the cost of compliance.
  • Agronomex – provides improved procurement of fresh produce through an integrated sourcing system.
  • Eastern Agri-Tech Innovation Hub – offers farmers more value through novel waste solutions.
  • Express Weather – delivers bespoke weather reporting to improve risk assessment.
  • Fieldmargin – a digital farm map and log book that makes it easier to record and communicate tasks.
  • Germains Seed Technology – improving seed performance with technology.
  • G’s Fresh – using multiple data sources to improve prediction of demand and timing of harvest.
  • Hutchinsons (Omnia) – collates soil, crop and yield data as multi-layered field maps to provide improved decision support.
  • John Innes Centre – combating important combinable crop losses by combining expertise in Brassica genomics, high-throughput phenotyping, bioinformatics and mathematical modelling of biological processes.
  • KisanHub – captures data from trials research and communicates it in real time to researchers and farmers.
  • Map of Agriculture – providing customer insights and market intelligence for agriculture.
  • NIAB – improving root development in wheat to enable better yields with reduced inputs.
  • Olombria – using chemical volatiles to persuade flies to become better pollinators.
  • Outfield – low cost, accurate surveys of land use to deliver high resolution maps for farm management.
  • Prodata – creates alerts and warnings by rapid processing of field data to, for example, improve irrigation or better estimate harvest dates.
  • Rothamsted Research – using earthworms as indicators of soil health.
  • Sentry – uses the latest technology to encourage experienced farm managers to innovate and improve returns.
  • Smart AKIS – collating and disseminating updates on smart farming technologies such as robotics.
  • Stable – helping dairy, livestock and arable farmers manage volatile prices and input costs.
  • Timac Agro – offers a unique type of phosphate that offers improved availability.
  • University of Hertfordshire – a new prediction system for powdery mildew that gives growers 48 hour warning.
  • University of Lincoln – transforming farming with robotics and artificial intelligence.
  • Yagro – negotiates better prices for agri chemicals through price checking and benchmarking.

There will also be a host of Agri-Tech East members exhibiting at Cereals – we are showcasing them on our Members at Cereals page ahead of the event to let you know where to find them! Find a list of members here.