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Webinar – Keeping a Sunny Outlook – De-risking Agriculture Through Weather-Tech

Wednesday 29th April @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Keeping a Sunny Outlook – De-risking Agriculture Through Weather-Tech

Webinar: Keeping a Sunny Outlook – De-risking Agriculture Through Weather-Tech

Forecasting, monitoring and mitigating the impacts of weather on agriculture has always been at the heart of farming. This Pollinator will explore some of the state-of-the-art solutions to help farmer stay one step ahead of the weather, and as climate change brings ever more extreme weather events, how the supply chain can insure against and help mitigate risks.

Forecasting, monitoring and mitigating the impacts of weather on agriculture has always been at the heart of farming. This Pollinator will explore some of the state-of-the-art solutions to help farmer stay one step ahead of the weather, and as climate change brings ever more extreme weather events, how the supply chain can insure against and help mitigate risks.

14:45     Webinar open to join

15.00     Chair’s welcome and introduction

15.10     A farmer's perspective on mitigating weather

              Jamie Lockhart, Farm Manager, Honingham Thorpe Farms

15.25     Supporting field-level decision-making using seasonable climate predictions

                Chris Nankervis, CEO, Weather Logistics

15.40     Matching data to decisions for a brighter future

                Steve Dorling, CEO Weatherquest

15.55     Decoding climate uncertainty; informing better decisions across the supply chain

                Mark Hodgson, Chief Business Officer, Cervest

16.10     Weather impact on price volatility within agricultural commodity markets

                Joe Brooker, Senior Analyst, Stable

16.25     Panel discussion and Q&A

 

 

Cost:

This event is FREE for everyone. Please register using the book now button, in order to recieve the meeting joining instructions.

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Basis CPD points will be available for attendees this event.

Pollinators are Agri-TechE’s bi-monthly network meetings. We want to ignite discussions between participants rather than lecture, with people from all sectors and disciplines welcome—whether you’re a grower, a researcher, or entrepreneur, come along and join in!

 

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When
April 29th, 2020 3:00 PM   through   5:00 PM
Location
Virtual Event hosted on Zoom
Cambridgeshire
United Kingdom
Contact
Phone: 07860955355
Email:

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Date:
Wednesday 29th April
Time:
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Organiser

Agri-TechE
Phone:
01223 760135
Email:
fiona.rust@agri-tech-e.co.uk
Website:
agri-tech-e.co.uk