Discover Cutting-Edge Agri-Tech Projects at LIAT Join a tour of the University of Lincoln’s Riseholme Campus, the home of Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology (LIAT). Gain an insight into some of the agri-tech projects and research taking place via demonstrations and interaction with academics and researchers.
Collaborative research projects between the University of Lincoln, SAGA Robotics and Berry Gardens Ltd, supported by UK Research and Innovation focuses on increasing productivity, food safety, and reducing the environmental impact in soft fruit production. Visitors will be able to learn more about the following areas:
Agri-Robotics Demonstration Area (Plowright House)
An Agritech business innovation hub supporting the future of farming.
Opened in October 2020, the Barclays Eagle Lab Farm based at Riseholme provides support for agritech start-ups. Meet the Lincoln Team to find out how they can help your business including joining the Eagle Lab agri-tech national network. Find out more about the opportunities at the Barclays Eagle Lab Farm at Riseholme and the support they can offer your business
Discover the latest development in weeding technology, and understand the different platforms available through the ‘vision-guided weeding systems’ project with Garford Farm Machinery, Saga Robotics and LIAT. Experience the precision technology with demonstrations in a polytunnel environment, and hear from the project team about how the system operates in various environments.
Find out more about the latest projects involving refrigeration technology, including Hubl, an innovative start-up providing sustainable and environmentally-friendly logistics solutions, such as the ‘last mile’ project.