N8 AgriFood News
We are delighted that the N8 AgriFood Launch (21-22 June, Manchester) was a great success and created a unique opportunity for a much needed discussion between members of the academia, industry, NGOs, government and farming community. Thank you so much for supporting our collaborative research partnership and attending the N8 AgriFood Launch.
The N8 AgriFood Launch is the largest European agritech event of the year bringing together 500 attendees representing 50 businesses, NGOs, government members, scientists from the leading universities as well as representatives of the farming and agri-tech community.
“Food and drink touches all of our lives many times every single day,” says Jonathan Oxley, N8 AgriFood’s Operation and Business Development Director.
Are you a talented and ambitious middle-year student studying at one of the N8 universities (Durham, Lancaster, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and York)? Would you like to gain new work experience and boost your CV? Make sure to apply for one of the N8 AgriFood summer internships! Hurry up – the deadline is Sun 12th June 2016.
AD digestate can be used as a low-cost, sustainable source of crop fertiliser and organic matter. BioVale are organising a half-day workshop on 17 June that will explore the issues and the latest developments around using AD digestate on farmland.