Date: 11 July 2017 - 13 July 2017
Address: Durham, County Durham
Tel: + 44 (0)1904 328937
Largest European agri-tech 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.
N8 AgriFood is a major player in transforming the future of food production, supply chains and health.
The N8 members – Liverpool, Manchester, Leeds, Lancaster, Sheffield, York, Durham and Newcastle – have some 370 researchers involved in agri-food resilience, a portfolio of £269m of agri-food research funding and the greatest concentration of academics engaged in agri-food research in the UK.
Their expertise covers soil health, plant biology, crop improvement, bio-energy, weed, pest and disease management, livestock health and well-being, human and animal nutrition, consumer behaviour and diet, globalisation, supply chains and waste and resource management.
2017: Towards more resilient & sustainable food production systems