Who is this event for?

Businesses and academics who have a project idea for the Small R&D call and would like to further develop their ideas and meet potential partners.

Webinar recording and slides are now available

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What is the funding for?

To carry out R&D for innovative solutions that have the potential to substantially improve overall productivity, sustainability and resilience of the AgriFood sector.

Where does the funding come from?

This funding is part of Defra’s Farming Innovation Programme which is delivered in partnership with UKRI’s Transforming Food Production Challenge.

It’s about solving challenges and exploiting opportunities to increase productivity and environmental sustainability in the agricultural and horticultural sectors in England.

Why watch on reply?

  • Get an overview of the competition scope
  • Hear from organisations who pitching their project ideas
  • Find out how you can get support with your application and with finding partners

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