Reap the benefits of extended growing seasons and increased opportunities for specialty crops in the UK’s most south-westerly region.
Access dedicated funds and grants from institutions such as Agritech Cornwall and Big Productivity.
Join a community that’s linked with innovative digital technology and progressive farmers – and unlock new opportunities for growth and collaboration.
Collaborate with leading research institutions such as Duchy College and Rothamsted Research.
Cornwall is an ideal gateway for agritech businesses looking to operate in the UK.
Its well-connected community, unique climate conditions and well-established supply chains make it an attractive location for all areas of agritech – from Agri-engineering to precision agriculture.
With globally-recognised institutions at every corner, Cornwall has no shortage of Agritech skills:
Cornwall’s agritech community extends far beyond agriculture. The sector’s strong links with food and beverage, creative tech and aerospace create opportunities you can’t find anywhere else.
Business support hubs, sector-specific enterprise zones and dedicated funds make Cornwall an ideal place to grow your agritech business.
The groundbreaking Papa Pump, brainchild of Bude-based Phil Selwyn, is saving money and providing clean water to remote areas.
By removing stages of the supply system between farm and consumer, Trink Dairy is taking a new approach to milk production.
Precision Grazing’s cell-based grazing system is helping to adapt farming methods to become more efficient and more sustainable.
CleanGrow’s data-led approach is enabling farmers and consultants to make better informed decisions about soil and fertiliser management.
Truro is a long way from home for New Zealand tech start-up SimSage, but company founders Sean Wilson and Peter de Vocht say it’s the perfect place for the early-stage company. According to Wilson and de Vocht, Cornwall offers a unique opportunity for the New Zealand AI/Search company to grow into the UK market. “Cornwall […]
The number of high growth businesses in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly is growing at a faster rate than any other part of the UK, according to a major new report. The Annual ScaleUp Review, published by the ScaleUp Institute, shows that growth in the average number of scaleup businesses in Cornwall and Scilly per 100,000 […]
Farmers have historically been early adopters of technology whether it is the move from horses to tractors or the adoption of GPS and other precision farming techniques. The constant drive to improve farm efficiency and profitability is an ever increasing challenge as well as an opportunity. However, with a few notable exceptions, Cornwall and the […]
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Whether you’re a freelancer looking for a shared workspace to meet new people and host clients, a start up exploring your first office space, or an employee working remotely and in need of some flexible hot-desking, there’s no shortage of coworking spaces in Cornwall. Here we’ve highlighted some popular flexible and coworking spaces in the […]
This week, Norwegian Offshore Wind – the largest representative offshore wind body in Norway, will travel to Cornwall to gain a better understanding of the region’s Floating Offshore Wind (FLOW) opportunities. Cornwall Trade and Investment, in partnership with Celtic Sea Power, will host the Norwegian contingent, who will meet with a number of organisations in […]
Agri-tech is a cornerstone of efficient, sustainable food production – and a new conference in South West England promises to lead the way by showcasing the latest opportunities and development. The region is an agri-tech powerhouse, with 14 universities offering a range of research specialisms and collaborating with industry to develop spin-off companies. “Following the […]
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