Up to £90 million of funding is available from UK Research and Innovation to help businesses, researchers and industry to transform food production and meet the growing demand.
Opportunities will be available to UK based researchers and businesses for the following:
- Challenge platform networks – new hubs that bring together businesses, farmers and academics to collaborate on research projects.
- Innovation accelerator fund – funding to explore and accelerate the commercial potential of new technologies.
- Demonstrator funding – projects that show how innovative agri-tech ideas can be applied in real-world settings.
- International research – a programme to identify and accelerate shared international priorities and help build export opportunities for pioneering agricultural-technologies and innovations overseas.
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