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 …

£4.78m to Advance Agritech Innovation

Agritech innovation has been given a funding boost of £4.78 million to turn cutting-edge research into commercially attractive technology. The fund will be delivered by the newly formed Ceres Agritech Knowledge Exchange Partnership, which aims to pool the research expertise of five universities and three agricultural research centres with support and expertise of commercial partners. …

University of Lincoln to host Lincolnshire Young Farmers Club Event

On Thursday 26th April 2018, the University of Lincoln’s Institute for Agri-Food Technology (LIAT) will welcome Lincolnshire Young Farmers to their interactive event on soil health, held at the University’s Riseholme Campus.  LIAT’s Soil Scientist, Dr Iain Gould, will demonstrate to attendees the variability of soils across the county, as well as showing the best methods to assess the …

Agroforestry talk at the University of Lincoln’s Riseholme Campus

On Monday 9th April 2018, the Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology (LIAT) will be hosting its next breakfast briefing at its Riseholme campus, University of Lincoln. The talk will highlight LIAT’s agroforestry project, looking at the benefits of woodland to landowners and farmers alike. Speaking at the event will be the University’s Prof Simon Pearson – Director of LIAT …

BASIS and FACTS Alumni Event at Riseholme campus, University of Lincoln

On Tuesday 6th February 2018, Short Course graduates of the Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology were invited to attend a free BASIS and FACTS CPD and alumni event at the University’s Risholme campus.  Senior Lecturer in Agriculture, Simon Goodger started the day by welcoming over 60 delegates, all graduates of LIAT. Attendees were from many local …