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Held annually in London and San Francisco, the World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit is an international networking and deal-making event for agribusinesses, solution providers, entrepreneurs and investors.  Register by August 17 to take advantage of the special Early Bird registration rate.   The goal of the summit is...

The phenomenal growth in livestock farming in China, making it the world’s largest producer in the early 1990s, had profound consequences for the planet that its scientists are now addressing.   Demand for animal protein and increasing wealth fuelled a tripling in the domestic production of livestock...

The University of Leeds is launching a new initiative to give farms and business a competitive advantage and increase their value.   Farmers and agri-businesses are facing more challenges, including political climate changes, fluctuating trading patterns and the need to increase efficiency and productivity.   Academics from the University...

In a first for pig welfare, CIEL Member Winterbotham Darby, the award-winning UK-based continental meats supplier, gains accreditation for their Winterbotham Darby European Farm Partnership (EFP) pig module. The European Farm Partnership brings together farmers, suppliers, industry partners and retailers and lays the foundation for...

CIEL academic partners The Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI) and Queen’s University Belfast have announced a new strategic alliance to create a globally competitive research and education partnership, developing the next generation of leaders and experts in agri-food and bioscience.   Both institutions have historically worked...