Growing Kent & Medway welcomes its new programme director

Growing Kent & Medway welcomes its new programme director

Growing Kent & Medway has grown its Senior Management Team with the appointment of Dr Nikki Harrison as Programme Director. She is joining the project (led by NIAB EMR in East Malling) from the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), where she was...
Growing Kent & Medway at Fruit Focus LIVE 2020

Growing Kent & Medway at Fruit Focus LIVE 2020

Growing Kent & Medway will be at this year’s Fruit Focus LIVE – the UK’s leading technical event for the fruit industry. The event will be held in an online format, taking place on the 9 & 10 September 2020. Fruit Focus brings together growers and...
Funding backs world-class innovation in horticulture

Funding backs world-class innovation in horticulture

NIAB EMR has secured £1.68 million from the South East LEP for the East Malling Advanced Technology Horticultural Zone (ATHZ) project, which will be the first step towards delivering the vision of a cutting-edge Innovation Campus for horticulture in Kent. The ATHZ is...
Growing Kent & Medway secures £18m boost

Growing Kent & Medway secures £18m boost

Growing Kent & Medway has been awarded £18m of government funding to strengthen the competitiveness of Britain’s horticulture, food and drink industries. The Growing Kent & Medway initiative is one of seven national projects that will drive innovation-led...