Calling all young farmers and early career researchers! Join us for a free tour of Frederick Hiam’s packaging facility as part of our Young Innovators’ Forum series of events.
We’ll be taking a tour round some of their purpose built production lines, including parsnip intake (washing and soil removal), packaging store, grading machines, salad lines, cold stores and more.
Potato storage is not normally something that stirs one’s spirits. But, standing on a steel platform overlooking three storey’s worth of potatoes, I couldn’t help but marvel at the feats of engineering, botany, and farming that must’ve come together to make this possible.
Last week we held the second Young Innovators’ Forum AgriScience Conference, with help from NIAB. Once again descending on The Morley Agricultural Foundation, 40 innovators