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Transforming Food Production Hub

30 Nov 2023
Transforming Food Production Hub
Transforming Food Production

Fuelling Growth: Agri-tech Innovation Funding 

Innovation holds the key to unlocking the opportunities hidden within global challenges from climate change, environmental degradation, public health concerns, and food security. 


DEFRA Farming Innovation Programme:

In partnership with the TFP Challenge, this initiative, delivered by Innovate UK, enhances productivity, sustainability, and resilience for farmers. It aids in reducing agriculture's environmental impact, delivering tangible benefits to agricultural practitioners through research, and deploying scientific innovations to address practical farming and horticulture challenges. 

Innovate UK BridgeAI:

AI promises to play a pivotal role in driving innovation in agri-tech. This programme helps businesses in high growth potential sectors such as agriculture, to harness the power of AI and unlock their full potential through funding and support. Offering help to innovators to assess and implement trusted AI solutions, connect with AI experts, and elevate their AI leadership skills. 

Tom Jenkins, Deputy Challenge Director - UK Research & Innovation (UKRI)
Myriam Pacho, Innovation Lead - UK Research & Innovation (UKRI)
Robert Crook, Innovation Lead - UK Research & Innovation (UKRI)
Pedro Carvalho, Knowledge Transfer Manager - UK Research & Innovation (UKRI)

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