Over the summer we have taken a number of major steps forward in establishing the Centres for Agricultural Innovation – at the end of July the prospectus was published, which was swiftly followed by the opening o
Through funding, we aim to support the vision of the UK as a world leader in agricultural technologies, innovation and sustainability.
This funding is provided through our delivery partners - The Technology Strategy Board and the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council - in partnership with industry.
This week, the fifth meeting of the Agri-Tech Leadership Council was held at G’s Group near Ely. G’s is a major supplier of vegetables and salads with operations in Spain, Senegal, the Czech Republic and Poland as well as more than 6,000 hectares in production in the UK.
Members were given a tour of the site before the meeting.