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Upcoming dates announced for Farm491’s AgriTech Workshops & Networking Events

PUBLISHED: 10:24 07 February 2018 | UPDATED: 11:12 12 February 2018

Agritech Workshops & Networking Events

Agritech Workshops & Networking Events

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From Farm491’s Inspiring AgriTech Innovation Programme two day workshops to AgriTech Talk networking events, there’s lots going on...

Inspiring AgriTech Innovation

The Inspiring AgriTech Innovation Programme is part financed by GFirst LEP and the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to provide business support to AgriTech innovators, start-ups and existing AgriTech Enterprises in Cirencester, Gloucestershire and Nationwide which have the potential to create jobs and wealth at local and national levels.

The programme is run over a two day workshop at the Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester. The workshops are free to attend and eligibility is judged by an Expression of Interest form.

Dates for 2018 workshops are:

March 15 and 16

May 10 and 11

July 5 and 6

September 6 and 7

November 15 and 16

To find out more and to complete an Expression of Interest form please click here.

AgriTech Talk

AgriTech Talk networking events are held on the second Wednesday of each month at Trent Lodge, Cirencester. At each event we hear from both a Farm491 member and a Service Provider as well as enjoying a light lunch and networking opportunity.

These events are free to attend but we do require numbers for catering. To register for a ticket and find out more about the month’s speaker please follow the below links:

February 14 – Register for a ticket

March 14 – Register for a ticket

April 18 – Register for a ticket

May 16 – Register for a ticket

June 13 – Register for a ticket

Farm491 Membership

Farm491 is a space for innovators to grow their businesses by applying technology to growing environments. Farm491 provides high-spec facilities created to foster entrepreneurship, ideas generation, and collaboration – it includes 491 hectares of farmland for research and testing.

Membership starts from as little as £50 per month. Find out more.

Office and Workshop space

Farm491 offers full time office space at Trent Lodge, Cirencester starting from £250 pcm inclusive of utilities.

Practical workshop space is also available on farm at Harnhill Manor Farm from £500 pcm.

For more information, visit the Farm491 website here.

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