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'Engineering solutions to enhance agrifood production' Competition: Projects funded

Please see the following link for details of projects funded as part of this  SAF-IP   competition :  ...

Agri-food R&D funding: New funding available, & projects recently funded

Please read on below to find out more about some new funding competitions now open, and which projects have been funded in some recent competitions.   NEW FUNDING COMPETITONS ...

£16.5m Funding for Crop and Livestock Disease Projects & Workshop, 6th May

As part of the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Innovation Platform (SAF-IP), the Technology Strategy Board and partners are about to launch a new  £16.5M funding competition  in the...

SAF-IP “Measurement technologies” Competition – Projects funded

  Earlier in 2013, the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Innovation Platform held a competition for collaborative R&D projects in the area of “Measurement technologies for agri-food...

UK Agricultural Technologies Strategy brings new Agri-Tech Catalyst and Centres for Agricultural Innovation

The Government has today (22 June) published its UK Agricultural Technologies Strategy . The strategic vision is that the UK becomes a world leader in agricultural technology, innovation and...

Briefing webinar: Engineering Solutions in Agrifoods, 1st October

The Technology Strategy Board will hold a briefing webinar on 1st October to provide more information about the competition scope and application process for submitting projects to the latest...

SAF-IP 'Engineering for Agrifood' Funding Competition - Consortia-Building Workshops

The Technology Strategy Board is planning to launch a  multi-million competition , which will fund business-led, collaborative  R&D projects  in the general area of  ‘...

Bioinformatics Workshop – July 9th

From data deluge to delivering better crops A one-day event especially targeted at the bio-based industries and researchers in the plant and food sciences sectors. The key objective...

Large Scale Livestock Production Conference, 23-24 May – early bird registration ends 10th May

REGISTER NOW! Please note that the discounted “ early bird” registration rate ends on May 10 th .   Conference: “Does big mean bad? The science...

If you have missed the briefing webinar last Friday, the presentations are now available

If you have missed the briefing by webinar held by the Technology Strategy Board  on Friday March 22 nd 2013 to explain more about the new “ Measurement technologies for...

Check out our Case Studies for inspiration on measurement technologies for agri-foods systems

The Biosciences KTN and the Electronics, Sensors, Photonics KTN (ESP KTN) have developed a series of Case Studies, to illustrate the types of technology capabilities being requested for the...

TSB webinar briefing for £8.75m competition “Measurement technologies for agri-food systems” – March 22nd, register now

The Technology Strategy Board together with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), and the Scottish...

Capability Database: find the right partner for your project

We have started a searchable database of capabilities for the forthcoming ‘Measurement technologies for Agri-food systems' SAF-IP competition, in order to help you to find the...

£8.75M funding available in the new SAF-IP ‘Measurement technologies for agri-food systems' competition

Open date: 18 March 2013 | Submission deadline: 01 May 2013 The Technology Strategy Board together with the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra), the Biotechnology and...

New Funding competition in “Phenotyping and Trait Measurement”, & Workshop (24th January, Edinburgh)

  As part of the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Innovation Platform (SAF-IP), a funding competition for collaborative R&D projects in the area of “ Phenotyping and Trait...

£11M to projects to reduce waste & increase efficiency in food chain, & new funding competition (Phenotyping & Trait Measurement)

The Technology Strategy Board has announced the projects funded in 2012 round of the Sustainable Agriculture and Food Innovation Platform (SAF-IP). The emphasis of this funding was to increase...

Technology Road Map for Agriculture to be launched at Farm Management Conference

2013 Farm Management Conference: New research, new technologies - giving farmers the tools to feed the future Wednesday 21st November 2012, The Royal Society, London This...

Farmers increase activities to improve greenhouse gas mitigation

The “Defra Farm practices survey 2012: England greenhouse gas mitigation practices” has found that farmers are increasing activities to improve greenhouse gas mitigation. For...

You have to be in it to win it (remember to register)

The registration for this year’s SAF-IP Food Processing and Manufacturing Efficiency competition closes this Wednesday (noon) and applications need to be in on the 18th July...

Hints and tips from successful TSB applicants

  As part of our regional workshops, we invited representatives from companies that had been successful in previous TSB competitions to give their experience of the process and their...
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