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N8 AgriFood Annual Conference review
21 May 2019
Find out all about the Conference talks and outcomes from our 2019 Conference held in York in October.

N8 AgriFood doctoral seminar
12 November 2019
The next event in this series will focus on 'Sustainable Agriculture' at the University of Sheffield in December.

N8 AgriFood doctoral seminar
18 September 2019
The next event in this series will be 'Fixing our broken nutrient cycles' at Lancaster University on 10 October.

How Precision Agriculture can mitigate for Climate Change
21 August 2018
Prof Bruce Grieve, N8 Chair and Theme 1 Lead has recently spoken to the BBC NorthWest Tonight and BBC National News teams about how Precision Agriculture can help with global food security and climate change.

Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition
24 July 2019
Take a bite out of climate change at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition.

N8 AgriFood Doctoral Seminars
24 July 2019
Stay tuned here to find out about upcoming seminars.

N8 AgriFood Annual Conference
21 May 2019
The 2019 event will be held in York on October 22 and 23, with the theme - Celebrating N8 AgriFood: Creating Solutions for a Sustainable Food System.

N8 AgriFood doctoral seminar
13 May 2019
The next event in this series will be on 'Walking the Chain' at the University of Liverpool on June 10 and 11.

N8 AgriFood Policy Engagement in Practice event
11 April 2019
N8 AgriFood are holding a policy engagement event on 10 June in Leeds on the first day of N8 AgriFood Policy Focus Week.

International Food Systems Summer School at the University of Ghana
3 April 2019
N8 AgriFood are offering 10 places for N8 AgriFood Doctoral researchers to participate in an international food systems training week in Ghana in June.

Gates Foundation Award
7 November 2018
Professor Bruce Grieve (N8 Chair and Theme 1 Lead) has been awarded a new grant from the Gates Foundation.

N8 AgriFood doctoral seminar
17 October 2018
Precision Agriculture, Remote Sensing and Autonomous Robotics for Agriculture & Food

Manchester Nutrition Network Meeting
12 July 2018
Find out more about our initial meeting for this group discussing nutrition research in Manchester.

N8 AgriFood Networking Lunch 25 July
12 July 2018
Join us for an informal networking lunch ahead of our Steering Group meeting

Robotics in the news
11 June 2018
Prof Bruce Grieve, N8 Chair and Theme 1 Lead spoke to BBC Look North and BBC Farming Today about the use of robotics in agriculture

New funding round launched
16 March 2018
Our latest and, potentially, final round of funding is now open to applicants.

N8 AgriFood in Manchester - Networking event announced
9 April 2018
Networking day on Tuesday 15 May will provide opportunity to hear from Theme Leads.

Building a forum for AgriFood Researchers
23 May 2018
Please join our forum of AgriFood researchers

AI and Robotics
11 May 2018
Prof Bruce Grieve, N8 Chair and Theme 1 Lead here in Manchester comments on AI technology.

Funded undergraduate summer studentship opportunity at Manchester
24 April 2018
Applications invited to study "The consequences of underground plant-to-plant signalling for aphid fitness"

Third annual N8 AgriFood Conference
20 April 2018
The third annual N8 AgriFood Conference will take place in June.

AgriFood Research Fellow, 1FTE, fixed term contract until 30 April 2020
13 April 2018
N8 AgriFood in Manchester are recruiting for a new Research Fellow. Deadline for applications 14 May 2018.

3-Minute Research Video for £3,000
8 March 2018
Postgrad students invited to submit 3-minute video explaining how their research fits into the N8 AgriFood programme, with winner to be awarded £3,000 travel grant.

MSc Opportunity at Manchester
1 March 2018
The University of Manchester is running a new MSc in Chemical Food Safety and Integrity.

N8 AgriFood Conference 2018
16 February 2018
The third annual N8 AgriFood Conference will take place in Liverpool on 13 and 14 June 2018.