Stories tagged: agritech

Digitisation is Key to Strengthening Local Food Production and Global Competitiveness

Matija Zulj, CEO and Founder AGRIVI, examines the importance of agricultural digitisation to improve not only local food production and competitiveness, but overall community health.  

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the issue of global versus local food production has been primarily discussed in academic settings and international politics. What is more, the discussion revolved around highlighting the advantages and disadvantages of different countries’ over-reliance on one or the other extreme. Continue reading

Next steps for agri-tech in the UK

7 February 2017

London, UK

With a growing demand for sustainable solutions to increasing food production, this seminar will assess progress and priorities as the UK Agricultural Technologies Strategy moves into its fourth year of implementation. Guests include David Wilford, Head of Food and Farming Innovation, Food and Farming Directorate, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs and Calum Murray, Programme Leader, Sustainable Agriculture and Food, Innovate UK. Read more >>