The Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK will be hosting a short Study Group to support SME's in Agri-food to get access to the excellence the UK boasts in the mathematical science (a similar Study Group was run for manufacturing in July 2016 - see here for details).
The provisional timing for this will be in January 2017 in a location TBC.
If you are interested to find out more, email firstname.lastname@example.org or 07715082259
Interested but Need Inspiration?
The KTN with Harper Adams ran an inital workshop on this topic last year. The slides and videos are in the table below.
Simon Blackmore & Ivan Grove
Harper Adams University
Overview of Precision Agriculture
Slides | Video 1 | Video 2
Pitch from Applied Group
Slides | Video
Barworth Agriculture Ltd
Pitch from Barworth Agriculture Ltd
Helping Farmers Deal with Market Volatility
Rothamsted Research Ltd.
Quantitative Expertise at Rothamsted Research
Pitch from G’s Growers
Machine Learning for Dairy Cattle Health and Welfare
On Behalf Of: Innovent Technology
Pitch from Innovent Technology
The Grassometer Precision Pasture Farming
Femke van den Berg / Alice Milne
Quantitative Research for Sustainable Crop Protection and Precision Agriculture
Translating Agri-Maths into Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Dairy & Beef Production
University of Bristol
Climate Smart Parasite Control
Introduction to UK Trade and Investment
Could Mathematical Methods from other Industries be of help in Agriculture?
Novel Ideas in Mathematical Modeling of Supply Networks
Syngenta and Maths
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