• 27 JAN 17
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    Agri-tech goes intergalactic at Riseholme

    Agri-tech goes intergalactic at Riseholme

    The Riseholme Campus of the University of Lincoln has joined the UK’s national network of monitoring stations measuring intergalactic cosmic rays to provide farmers and agri-tech researchers with near real-time data on soil moisture levels. Grasslands at the campus have been fitted with cutting-edge meteorological and soil monitoring instruments as part of the national Cosmic-ray

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    • 06 DEC 16
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    LIAT’s very own Thorvald featured on BBC’s Countryfile

    LIAT’s very own Thorvald featured on BBC’s Countryfile

    BBC One’s flagship Sunday evening programme, Countryfile, this week featured the pioneering work of the Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology (LIAT). As part of the show’s Lincolnshire programme, Director of LIAT Professor Simon Pearson, introduced the University’s Thorvald robot, which is designed to support a range of agri-tech experiments in the field. The image below is

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