Prof Simon Pearson to Deliver Keynote at Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner 2019

Simon Pearson, Director of LIAT and Professor of Agri-Food Technology at the University of Lincoln, has been invited to deliver a keynote speech at the third Lincolnshire Rural Charities Dinner. Hosted at the Lincolnshire Showground’s Epic Centre on 11th April 2019, the dinner is being held to celebrate the work of charities that actively work …

Breakfast Briefing Series Returns to Riseholme Campus

The Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology is delighted to announce that there is a new series of breakfast briefings taking place at the University of Lincoln’s Riseholme Campus, with the first instalment in the series centred around the topic of “Food and Farm Waste: From Waste to Resource”. Taking place on Friday 9th November, guests will …

Prof Simon Pearson Discusses Advanced Agriculture and Food Industries at STS Forum, Kyoto

Professor Simon Pearson, Director of the Lincoln Institute of Agri-food Technology at the University of Lincoln, was invited to deliver a talk at the annual Science and Technology in Society forum on Monday 8th October 2018. Topics discussed were centred around ‘Advanced Agriculture and Food Industries’. The Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum aims …

Undergraduate Research Project into Aerial Mapping to inform Precision Agriculture

A student at the School of Geography has been provided the opportunity to collaborate with researchers from his own School, as well as the Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology (LIAT), after he received a bursary for an Undergraduate Research Opportunities Scheme (UROS). Bart Hill, a Geography BSc (Hons) student, was successfully awarded a bursary of approximately …

LIAT and CLA present: Agri-Robotics in Action – Technology for a Farming Future

On Tuesday 24th April 2018, the Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology (LIAT), University of Lincoln and the CLA will host a seminar to shed light on how agri-robotics could shape the future of farming. LIAT’s latest research projects on agri-robotics, soil science and water will be discussed, along with the benefits and outcomes of these …