2019 Annual Conference

Introducing this years presenting scholars...

Meet the 2018 Nuffield Farming Scholars

Adam Banks

Farming insects for food: opportunities and challenges

Sponsored by the Food Chain Scholarship

Mark Dewes

UK Agronomy: What can we learn from overseas to better curate the use of pesticides?

Sponsored by the Richard Lawes Foundation

Neil Eastham
How can UK dairy farmers use Genomics to breed a better herd?

Sponsored by the John Oldacre Foundation

Jonathan Gill

How do we embrace Automation in Agriculture?'

Sponsored by Worshipful Company of Farmers & Savills with McDonald's Restaurants

                                               Richard Harrison

Where next for soft fruit in the UK?

Addressing the yield gap and providing a

path to 500 t/ha.

Sponsored by the Worshipful Company of

Gardeners and Worshipful Company Fruiterers

Caroline Mitchell (Kealey)
Carcass grading and payment systems to improve the eating quality of UK meat.

Sponsored by the Worshipful Company of Butchers

Angela Kirkwood

Growing the British Pig Industry.

Sponsored by AHDB Pork

Kate Mayne

Agriculture & the natural environment - developing cross sector relationships to benefit future policy

Sponsored by National Trust & Three Counties Agricultural Society

Jamie McIntosh

Explore New Ways In Which Eggs Can Be Marketed To Maintain A Steady Increase In Egg Consumption.

Sponsored by the MacRobert Trust

Emily Norton

Breaking the silos - best practice in global agricultural policy for farm business innovation

Sponsored by the Royal Norfolk Agricultural Association

Tom Ormesher

“Water Markets for Irrigation”

Sponsored by the John Oldacre Foundation

Alexandra Parker

Where Corporate meets Family in Business

Sponsored by the Trehane Trust

Chris Rose
Creating public value through water sustainability and farmer coordination.

Sponsored by the John Oldacre Foundation

Jenna Ross


Riding the Slime Wave: Gathering Global Data on Slug Control

Sponsored by the Royal Highland & Agricultural Society of Scotland with AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds

Gus Selby 
Can Institutional Investment Capital Provide Opportunities for Family Farmers and Young Farmers in the UK?

Sponsored by the NFU Mutual Charitable Trust


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