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BBSRC announces results of SASSA call with nine important projects to improve sustainable agriculture in Sub-Saharan Africa

SASSA is a £10 million project to address research challenges relating to the sustainable intensification of agricultural systems. It was informed by the needs…

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30th August 2018

New Blog – “Can farmers play a creative and positive role in building a new food culture to nourish and sustain human health and wellbeing?” asks Michael Winter at the Nuffield Farming Lecture 2018

Dr Adelia de Paula, SIRN Network Coordinator reports on event in London, 5th July 2018. On the first week of July, I attended the first…

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18th July 2018

Are you looking for a PhD project? New opportunity with the University of Hertfordshire and Syngenta

An exciting and unique opportunity for a PhD is now open for applications. The work programme will explore some of the issues associated with…

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3rd July 2018

2018 Nuffield Farming Lecture by Prof Michael Winter

The food and farming industries are being invited to come together and hear the latest research on how farmers can meet the needs of…

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27th June 2018

BBSRC Pre-announcement: GCRF call on Agri-systems research to enhance livelihoods in developing countries

BBSRC will shortly announce a call for collaborative proposals to address research challenges relating to the sustainable intensification of agricultural systems in developing countries. The…

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27th June 2018

BBSRC Pre-announcement: GCRF call on Food & nutrition research for health in the developing world: bioavailability & nutrient content

BBSRC will shortly announce a call for interdisciplinary, collaborative research proposals to address developing world challenges in nutrition and nutrition-related health. This is part of…

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27th June 2018