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Industry challenges for the SARIC Sandpit event 8-9 March 2016 are published

NERC, the Biotechnology & Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) and the Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC) invite you to participate in a 1·5-day interactive workshop (sandpit) with the ultimate aim of funding a cohort of high quality, multidisciplinary research translation projects within the remit of the Sustainable Agriculture Research & Innovation Club...
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Are you interested in developing innovative sustainable agriculture research projects?

Sustainable Agriculture Research & Innovation Club (SARIC) sandpit 8-9 March 2016, Park Inn, Nottingham The Sustainable Agriculture Research and Innovation Club (SARIC), is a partnership between industry, NERC, BBSRC and ESRC launched in June 2014. The Club will invest £10M over 5 years to support innovative projects that will provide solutions to key challenges affecting...
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£4.7M for science to benefit British farming

The Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) along with the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and 12 industry partners are to fund six research projects to improve the sustainability of UK farming. The grants totalling £4.7M were funded in the first round of the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Innovation Club (SARIC), which was developed by BBSRC and...
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Sustainable Agriculture Research & Innovation Club (SARIC) workshop and funding call launch, 1 July 2015, London

£5m Funding Call Launch Event Sustainable Agriculture Research & Innovation Club (SARIC) 1 July 2015, London BBSRC and NERC would like to invite you to a workshop to launch the 2015 call for applications to the Sustainable Agriculture Research & Innovation Club (SARIC) .    ...
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Do you have a game-changing innovation for African agriculture?

The Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA) Africa will assemble the world's largest collection of sustainable agriculture innovations dedicated to improving agricultural productivity in Africa, on 1-2 December 2015 in Durban, South Africa. They are looking for speakers from all disciplines including private companies, entrepreneurs, NGOs, not-for-profits, universities and...
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Research Councils scheme commits £1M to boost farming sustainability and productivity

BBSRC, the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) and 14 industry partners, have funded five research translation projects with a total value of £1M (FEC) to address challenges to the efficiency, productivity and sustainability of UK farming. Among the projects funded is work to better manage crop disease, to minimise nutrient loss from plants and to set up a knowledge exchange...
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New EC report: Agricultural Genetic Resources - from conservation to sustainable use

The European Commission has published a new report on  Agricultural Genetic Resources - from conservation to sustainable use. According to the EC website: "The conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources in agriculture are essential to the sustainable development of agricultural production and of rural areas. The Community programme on the conservation,...
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