Tagged: innovation

Global partnership to develop ‘smart’ irrigation solutions

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Harper Adams University has joined a consortium to develop an innovative irrigation solution for orchards and vineyards. The USER-PA project brings together precision agriculture experts from eight ICT-AGRI member countries – Israel, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Italy, Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom. …

Innovations in community engagement

The University of Worcester’s ‘Hive’ wins Guardian University Award

Royal Agricultural College becomes member of Cool Farm Institute

RAC announces it has become an affiliate member of institute working to enable farmers to reduce their environmental impact

Research, innovation and growth


GuildHE and CREST receive HEFCE funding to explore how small, specialist and regional institutions enhance local and regional innovation systems


David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science, speaks to the importance of interdisciplinarity and maintaining a broad research base capable of stimulating long term growth and innovation.

GuildHE and CREST welcome the Government’s strategy for research and innovation

Higher Education and highly-skilled graduates are central to a more open and effective innovation ecosystem

Small and specialist institutions and HEIF 2011-15

Despite evidence that small and specialist HEIs demonstrating a high rate of return on investment will be unfairly disadvantaged by the introduction of a threshold, HEIF 2011-15 goes ahead as planned.

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