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We welcome the opportunity to speak at existing events and to work in partnership to create events to share research, knowledge and experience of water resource and agriculture issues with farmers, landowners and industry.

EVENTS – 2016

 

3 Nov 2016 Ruth Welters spoke at the Sustainable Intensification Research Network conference, London.

26 Oct 2016 Ruth Welters spoke at the Coca Cola/ WWF Water Stewardship workshop, Cambridge.

16 April 2016 Kevin Hiscock and Ruth Welters spoke at the Workers’ Education Association: Water Matters conference, Norwich, Saturday 16 April 2016.

10 March 2016 Kevin Hiscock gave the opening keynote speech at the IWA Young Water Professionals Conference on 30 March – 1 April 2016, UEA.

17 Feb 2016 Kevin Hiscock spoke on ‘Practical steps to minimise pollution’ at the Stalham Farmers Club AGM.

EVENTS – 2015

1 October 2015 Water Resources – Balancing Supply and Demand workshop, with Anglian Water and Agri-tech East.

4 June 2015 On-farm Innovation visit: a field visit to a Norfolk farm, for farmers to see how research and technology can make a change to farming practice, with Anglian Water and Agri-Tech East.

April 2015 Andrew Lovett was involved with the Soil and Water Day for farmers in Suffolk, Otley College, organised by the Centre for Contemporary Agriculture.

16-18 March 2015 Peter Fitt from the Cluster presented a poster about our work at the Climate-Smart Agriculture Global Science Conference, Montpellier, France.

9 March 2015 Producing, Processing and Packaging; Managing future water needs workshop. Joint with Anglian Water and Agri-Tech East.

5 March 2015 Kevin Hiscock spoke at the UK Irrigation Association ‘Irrigated agriculture and the EU Water Framework Directive – how will this impact on farm businesses’ conference on in Peterborough. See www.ukia.org for more details

6 Feb 2015 Andrew Lovett from the Cluster spoke at the Food and Agriculture board meeting.

19 January 2015 Andrew Lovett and Kevin Hiscock from the Cluster spoke at the Yield Network meeting, involving young agricultural industry professionals. Norfolk Showground.

EVENTS - 2014

3 Dec 2014 Peter Fitt from the Cluster attended the CIWEM ‘Farming and the Public Water Supply’ event.

1 Dec 2014 Steve Dorling from the Cluster spoke at the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board meeting.

11 Nov 2014 We ran a ‘Water in Agriculture – Managing future water needs’ workshop, at the Suffolk Showground with 60 people including farmers, farming organisations and representatives from agri-tech driven companies.