Where next for soft fruit in the UK? Addressing the yield gap and providing a path to 500 t/ha.
Investigate developing and existing technologies for carcass grading and payment that can improve UK meat quality through producer/processor incentivisation.
Can Farm subsidies be revolutionised after Brexit to drive Innovation?
Explore New Ways In Which Eggs Can Be Marketed To Maintain A Steady Increase In Egg Consumption.
Riding the slime wave: Gathering global data to enhance slug control in the UK
Insects as Food: Opportunities and challenges to farming insects for human consumption in the UK
Breaking the silos - best practice in global agricultural policy for farm business innovation
The prevalence and importance of indigenous bacterial cultures in raw milk cheese
Agriculture & the natural environment - developing cross sector relationships to benefit future policy
Procurement of Asparagopsis taxiformis for trial in UK dairy system for methane reduced dairy products
On-farm anaerobic digestion: maximising use and enhancing the value of CO2, heat and nutrients
Can UK agronomy learn from best practice abroad to better serve arable farmers with advice and crop protection inputs?
Point of care diagnostics: What can we learn from the medical industry?
Nuffield Farming Scholarships Trust
Awarding life changing Scholarships that unlock individual potential and broaden horizons through study and travel overseas, with a view to developing farming and agricultural industries.
"Leading positive change in agriculture"
"It is now 27 years since I was awarded a Nuffield Scholarship. The study experience and what it led to was a defining moment in my life. I will forever be indebted to the Nuffield Farming Scholarship Trust."
Late November New Scholars Briefing/Annual Conference
Jan/Feb Develop study plan
Early March Pre CSC & CSC
Spring/Summer Global Focus Programme (GFP)
Spring Study Travel
To Spring the following year
March Report Writing Training Day
31st July Submit Written Report
September Presentation Training Day
Late November Present at Nuffield Farming Annual Conference
January 1st Applications open
Help with application process from both Regional Representative and the Nuffield Farming Office
July 31st Applications close
Early September Shortlisting for interviews
Mid-September Pre Interviews with regional representatives
Early October Interviews
Late October New Scholars Announced
Late November Award Ceremony