Search our Website

Providing specialist training across the entire agrifood supply chain

University of Nottingham
  • Print
  

News & Events

Here you will find the latest news, events and tweets from the AgriFood ATP. 

 

SubscribeRSS FeedAtom Feed

AFTP Launch Event: 4 July 2017

AFTP Launch Event: 4 July 2017
Description
Join us to find out more about the new partnership at our launch event in London.
Date:
22/06/2017

AgriFood Training Partnership (AFTP) to exhibit at Cereals 2017

AgriFood Training Partnership (AFTP) to exhibit at Cereals 2017
Description
The new partnership will be exhibiting at Cereals on 14-15th June in Lincolnshire.
Date:
26/05/2017

Antimicrobial Resistance course nominated for BUFVC Awards

Antimicrobial Resistance course nominated for BUFVC Awards
Description
'AMR in the Food Chain' MOOC shortlisted for Learning on Screen awards.
Date:
30/03/2017

AgriFood Training Partnership establishes four new Technical Groups

AgriFood Training Partnership establishes four new Technical Groups
Description
Four new technical groups have been setup to review future AFTP training courses.
Date:
08/03/2017

Online Course Success: Antimicrobial Resistance in the Food Chain

Online Course Success: Antimicrobial Resistance in the Food Chain
Description
Find out about the impact of our recent free online course on AMR.
Date:
08/02/2017

Exciting Announcement about the Advanced Training Partnerships

Exciting Announcement about the Advanced Training Partnerships
Description
There are some exciting new developments in store for the ATPs in 2017.
Date:
10/01/2017

Merry Christmas 2016 - Our Six Stories of Success

Merry Christmas 2016 - Our Six Stories of Success
Description
Our interactive festive e-card celebrates five years of the AgriFood ATP.
Date:
06/12/2016

AgriFood ATP exhibiting at Food Matters Live 2016

AgriFood ATP exhibiting at Food Matters Live 2016
Description
We're exhibiting as part of Food Matters Live at ExCeL, London on 22-24 Nov 2016.
Date:
04/11/2016

Register for Elsoms Open Days

Register for Elsoms Open Days
Description
Register now for the Elsoms Vegetable Open Days in Spalding, Lincs, from 12-13 Oct 2016.
Date:
12/10/2016

Free online course on Antimicrobial Resistance in the Food Chain

Free online course on Antimicrobial Resistance in the Food Chain
Description
AgriFood ATP to launch free AMR MOOC course on FutureLearn in Nov 2016.
Date:
05/09/2016

New Pig, Poultry and Aquaculture Courses from September 2016

New Pig, Poultry and Aquaculture Courses from September 2016
Description
Eleven new training courses announced covering these monogastric species.
Date:
05/07/2016

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at Cereals 2016

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at Cereals 2016
Description
The AgriFood ATP will be exhibiting at Cereals 2016 in Duxford, Cambridgeshire on 15-16 June 2016.
Date:
03/05/2016

From Field to Flush - How Sustainable Is My Food System?

From Field to Flush - How Sustainable Is My Food System?
Description
Sustainable food systems were debated at the recent IFST Spring Conference.
Date:
27/04/2016

IFST Spring Conference 2016 Food Sustainability: Waste Not, Want Not

IFST Spring Conference 2016 Food Sustainability: Waste Not, Want Not
Description
We're exhibiting at the IFST Spring Conference on April 20th in Birmingham.
Date:
06/04/2016

Westminster Food and Nutrition Forum discuss 25-Year Food and Farming Plan

Westminster Food and Nutrition Forum discuss 25-Year Food and Farming Plan
Description
DEFRA's Sarah Church leads briefing on Government's new food and farming plan.
Date:
06/04/2016

Lamia Gaman from Treatt discusses Food Flavour course

Lamia Gaman from Treatt discusses Food Flavour course
Description
Watch a testimonial from a delegate who attended our Food Flavour course in 2015.
Date:
17/02/2016

AgriFood ATP Delivers Bespoke Course for AB Agri

AgriFood ATP Delivers Bespoke Course for AB Agri
Description
Watch our testimonial video showing our successful collaboration with AB Agri.
Date:
13/01/2016

Merry Christmas 2015 from the AgriFood ATP Team

Merry Christmas 2015 from the AgriFood ATP Team
Description
Our interactive e-card has the theme of 'The 12 Days of AgriFood ATP Christmas'.
Date:
16/12/2015

Eight Out of Ten Trainees Report Positive Benefits of AATP Training

Eight Out of Ten Trainees Report Positive Benefits of AATP Training
Description
The AgriFood ATP has undertaken an in-depth training impact study.
Date:
25/11/2015

AgriFood ATP exhibits across the whole agrifood chain

AgriFood ATP exhibits across the whole agrifood chain
Description
We hope you can join us at Food Matters Live or Hutchinson's Conference.
Date:
02/11/2015

New DEFRA Great British Food and Farming Plan – Regional Consultations

New DEFRA Great British Food and Farming Plan – Regional Consultations
Description
DEFRA reveal new plan to ensure we buy, grow and sell more British food.
Date:
07/10/2015

New Course in Advanced Sugar Beet Production and Management

New Course in Advanced Sugar Beet Production and Management
Description
We will be running this BBRO endorsed course from October 2015.
Date:
26/08/2015

AgriFood ATP to launch online version of Poultry Health course

AgriFood ATP to launch online version of Poultry Health course
Description
We are delighted to announce that applications are now open for this course.
Date:
06/07/2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at the Food Science and Technology Show 2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at the Food Science and Technology Show 2015
Description
We're at the National Agricultural Exhibition Centre, Stoneleigh (30 June - 1 July 2015).
Date:
23/06/2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at Cereals 2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at Cereals 2015
Description
We will be exhibiting at Cereals 2015 in Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire on 10-11 June 2015.
Date:
01/06/2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at IFST Spring Conference for third successive year

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at IFST Spring Conference for third successive year
Description
We are delighted to be exhibiting at the IFST Spring Conference on 23 April 2015.
Date:
31/03/2015

Jodie Coates: First research student to complete an MRes with AgriFood ATP

Jodie Coates: First research student to complete an MRes with AgriFood ATP
Description
In December 2014, Jodie Coates of McCain Foods completed her MRes programme.
Date:
26/02/2015

University of Nottingham and Pirbright Institute launch Poultry Health course

University of Nottingham and Pirbright Institute launch Poultry Health course
Description
Final plans are underway for the newly launched Poultry Health course...
Date:
30/01/2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at LAMMA 2015

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at LAMMA 2015
Description
Meet us at the upcoming LAMMA event on 21-22 January 2015 at the East of England Showground, Peterborough.
Date:
19/01/2015

ATP student delivers Butchery Demo to classmates

ATP student delivers Butchery Demo to classmates
Description
Master Butcher, Marco Peerdeman, recently shared his knowledge and expertise with...
Date:
05/01/2015

Merry Christmas from the AgriFood ATP

Merry Christmas from the AgriFood ATP
Description
Open our festive e-card to explore the ingredients of our interactive Christmas dinner!
Date:
19/12/2014

Delegates discuss Genetic Improvement of Crop Plants course

Delegates discuss Genetic Improvement of Crop Plants course
Description
Students review their experiences of this blended-learning course on crop genetics.
Date:
16/12/2014

ATP Network Event: 15th January 2015

ATP Network Event: 15th January 2015
Description
Registration is now open for our Network Event, running on the evening of 15th January 2015 at Sutton Bonington.
Date:
03/12/2014

Delegates discuss experiences of Culinary Skills course

Delegates discuss experiences of Culinary Skills course
Description
The AgriFood ATP and Eminate recently held a 'Culinary Skills in Production' course.
Date:
21/11/2014

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at Food Matters Live

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at Food Matters Live
Description
Join us at Food Matters Live on 18-20 Nov 2014 at the Excel Exhibition Centre London.
Date:
04/11/2014

Sandra Hill Marathon Starch Masterclass

Sandra Hill Marathon Starch Masterclass
Description
Internationally renowned expert on starches, Sandra Hill, will be delivering her final starch lectures for charity on 19th Nov 2014.
Date:
16/10/2014

AgriFood ATP Students Attend Harper Adams Network Event 2nd Oct 2014

AgriFood ATP Students Attend Harper Adams Network Event 2nd Oct 2014
Description
Students Debate Industry's Future at AgriFood ATP Network Event.
Date:
08/10/2014

ATP Network Event: 2nd October 2014

ATP Network Event: 2nd October 2014
Description
Registration is now open for our Network Event, running on the evening of 2nd October 2014 at Harper Adams University.
Date:
03/09/2014

New course launched on Culinary Skills in Production

New course launched on Culinary Skills in Production
Description
Food Technologists and Development Chefs can learn how to converse with confidence.
Date:
28/08/2014

Students review Ruminant Nutrition course

Students review Ruminant Nutrition course
Description
Ruminant Nutrition delegates review their course experiences.
Date:
19/06/2014

AgriFood ATP at Cereals 2014

AgriFood ATP at Cereals 2014
Description
We will be exhibiting at Cereals 2014 in Cambridgeshire during 11-12th June at the University of Nottingham stand.
Date:
06/06/2014

ATP students discuss experiences of Meat Science course

ATP students discuss experiences of Meat Science course
Description
Meat Science delegates share experiences of the workshops and e-learning.
Date:
12/05/2014

AgriFood ATP to showcase new courses at FPJ LIVE

AgriFood ATP to showcase new courses at FPJ LIVE
Description
The ATP is exhibiting at FPJ Live on April 30th at the National Motorcycle Museum.
Date:
24/04/2014

Training in Precision Farming Techniques and Technology

Training in Precision Farming Techniques and Technology
Description
Farmers and advisers looking to improve their knowledge and understanding of...
Date:
26/02/2014

AgriFood ATP joins IFST Group Membership Scheme

AgriFood ATP joins IFST Group Membership Scheme
Description
The IFST is pleased to welcome AgriFood ATP to its Group Membership Scheme.
Date:
17/02/2014

AgriFood ATP launches Meat Science and Quality course

AgriFood ATP launches Meat Science and Quality course
Description
New opportunity to study online and then choose from nine specialised training days.
Date:
31/01/2014

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at AICC Annual Conference - 15th January 2014

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at AICC Annual Conference - 15th January 2014
Description
We will be showcasing our courses on 15th January at Whittlebury Hall in Towcester.
Date:
14/01/2014

Videos from Training Forum 2013

Videos from Training Forum 2013
Description
Videos of the presentations from our 'Training Forum' event at Cranfield University are now available.
Date:
01/10/2013

Highlights from Training Forum 2013

Highlights from Training Forum 2013
Description
On 11th September 2013, the AgriFood ATP held its annual 'Training Forum' event at Cranfield University.
Date:
30/09/2013

AgriFood ATP Training Forum 2013

AgriFood ATP Training Forum 2013
Description
Food manufacturers, agriculturalists and retailers will get their first opportunity to review and debate the Government's new...
Date:
09/09/2013

Students discuss Resource Capture by Crops course

Students discuss Resource Capture by Crops course
Description
On 27th June, a practical workshop was held for Resource Capture by Crops.
Date:
02/08/2013

AgriFood ATP supports Training Event for Salad Industry

AgriFood ATP supports Training Event for Salad Industry
Description
On 2nd July, the ATP supported a technical training event for the Salad Industry at G's.
Date:
04/07/2013

Registration open for Training Forum 2013

Registration open for Training Forum 2013
Description
Register now for our Training Forum on 11th September 2013 at Cranfield University.
Date:
19/06/2013

ATP videos help deliver gold at Chelsea Flower Show

ATP videos help deliver gold at Chelsea Flower Show
Description
The AgriFood ATP team are joining in the celebrations of the gold medal won at...
Date:
23/05/2013

Industry delegates discuss Food Flavour course

Industry delegates discuss Food Flavour course
Description
Delegates from Waitrose and Mars discuss experiences of our Food Flavour module.
Date:
30/04/2013

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at IFST Spring Conference

AgriFood ATP to exhibit at IFST Spring Conference
Description
The AgriFood ATP can reveal that we are exhibiting at the IFST Spring Conference.
Date:
27/03/2013

MQUIC Conference 2013

MQUIC Conference 2013
Description
Cranfield University, who are one of the AgriFood ATP academic partners, are organising a major conference aimed at professionals working in the fresh produce supply chain.
Date:
14/03/2013

New course on Resource Capture by Crops launched

New course on Resource Capture by Crops launched
Description
The AgriFood ATP is delighted to announce the launch of an innovative e-learning based course with relevance to growers, agronomists and plant breeders.
Date:
21/02/2013

Attendees Commend Soil and Water Management Course

Attendees Commend Soil and Water Management Course
Description
Cranfield University delivered our long-anticipated Soil and Water Management short course last week, which was attended by 13 delegates from the agrifood industry.
Date:
29/01/2013

AgriFood ATP: Achievements over 2012

AgriFood ATP: Achievements over 2012
Description
The AgriFood ATP has now been running for its first whole year, so we would like to take the opportunity to reflect on our progress to date and highlight our key achievements throughout 2012.
Date:
24/01/2013

Sparkling Start to 2013 for AgriFood ATP

Sparkling Start to 2013 for AgriFood ATP
Description
The AgriFood ATP are celebrating the start of 2013 due to the substantial number of activities taking place and people taking part in our courses and events.
Date:
17/01/2013

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at AICC Conference

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at AICC Conference
Description
We are pleased to announce that the AgriFood ATP will be showcasing our short courses and postgraduate programmes at this specialist event for advisers in the arable and crop related industries, on Wednesday 16th January 2013 at Whittlebury Hall in Towcester, Northamptonshire.
Date:
10/01/2013

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at Oxford Farming Conference

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at Oxford Farming Conference
Description
The AgriFood ATP is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the Oxford Farming Conference, held 2nd-4th January 2013 at Oxford University Examination Schools.
Date:
14/12/2012

AgriFood ATP Partner Awarded Full University Title

AgriFood ATP Partner Awarded Full University Title
Description
AgriFood ATP delivery partner Harper Adams' staff and students were celebrating today after becoming the first UK university dedicated to agrifood science, following the decision announced by the Privy Council, to award the Shropshire based institution a full University Title.
Date:
12/12/2012

AgriFood ATP at HGCA Agronomists' Conference

AgriFood ATP at HGCA Agronomists' Conference
Description
The AgriFood ATP is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at the upcoming HGCA Agronomists' Conference on Tuesday 11th December 2012 at the Peterborough Arena.
Date:
06/12/2012

Registration opens for Potato Production and Management

Registration opens for Potato Production and Management
Description
Registration is now open for the Advanced Practitioner in Potato Production and Management.
Date:
04/12/2012

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at CropWorld Global

AgriFood ATP Exhibiting at CropWorld Global
Description
We are pleased to announce that the AgriFood ATP will be a part of the University of Nottingham stand 11 at CropWorld Global on 6th-7th November.
Date:
31/10/2012

Amy Pearson discusses Rothamsted's Crop Protection course

Amy Pearson discusses Rothamsted's Crop Protection course
Description
In this short interview, Amy Pearson from Frontier Agriculture discusses her experiences of studying the Crop Protection course at Rothamsted Research.
Date:
17/10/2012

Video: Debbie Sparkes at ATP Showcase 2012

Video: Debbie Sparkes at ATP Showcase 2012
Description
Debbie Sparkes, ATP Operations Director, recently discussed training opportunities within the AgriFood ATP at our Showcase Event, held on 11th September 2012 at the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
19/09/2012

Video: Bertrand Emond at ATP Showcase 2012

Video: Bertrand Emond at ATP Showcase 2012
Description
Bertrand Emond, Head of Membership & Training at Campden BRI, recently discussed training in the food and drink industry at the AgriFood ATP Showcase Event, held on 11th September 2012 at the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
18/09/2012

Video: Lee Osborne at ATP Showcase 2012

Video: Lee Osborne at ATP Showcase 2012
Description
Lee Osborne, Skills and Training Policy Advisor at the NFU, recently discussed training issues at the AgriFood ATP Showcase Event, held on 11th September 2012 at the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
18/09/2012

Video: Alan Wilson at ATP Showcase 2012

Video: Alan Wilson at ATP Showcase 2012
Description
Alan Wilson, Technical Manager at Waitrose, recently discussed skills and training at the AgriFood ATP Showcase Event, held on 11th September 2012 at the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
18/09/2012

Video: Amy Pearson & Martina Doyle-Turner at ATP Showcase 2012

Video: Amy Pearson & Martina Doyle-Turner at ATP Showcase 2012
Description
Amy Pearson and Martina Doyle-Turner from Frontier Agriculture discussed the impact of training on business productivity at the recent AgriFood ATP Showcase Event, held on 11th September 2012 at the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
14/09/2012

Video: David McAllister at ATP Showcase 2012

Video: David McAllister at ATP Showcase 2012
Description
David McAllister, Head of Skills and Careers at BBSRC, recently highlighted the importance of the ATP at the AgriFood ATP Showcase Event, held on 11th September 2012 at the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
14/09/2012

Video: Jerry Roberts opens ATP Showcase 2012

Video: Jerry Roberts opens ATP Showcase 2012
Description
Jerry Roberts, Director of the AgriFood ATP, opened our Showcase Event on 11th September 2012 by welcoming delegates to the University of Nottingham's Sutton Bonington campus.
Date:
14/09/2012

AgriFood ATP Showcase Event 2012

AgriFood ATP Showcase Event 2012
Description
Over 70 delegates from the agriculture and food manufacturing sectors joined colleagues from the AgriFood ATP at the University of Nottingham in Sutton Bonington on 11th September.
Date:
12/09/2012

AgriFood ATP announces Showcase Event

AgriFood ATP announces Showcase Event
Description
We are currently inviting industry representatives to attend our training showcase event on 11th September.
Date:
14/08/2012

Isobel Wright receives best student award from Rothamsted Research

Isobel Wright receives best student award from Rothamsted Research
Description
Isobel Wright, of Lincoln University (Riseholme College), was presented with the best student award for her performance in the 2012 'Rothamsted Post Graduate Award in Crop Protection'' at the 'Cereals Event' held at Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire 13th – 14th June.
Date:
02/07/2012

Meat Course is 'Training Scheme of the Year'

Meat Course is 'Training Scheme of the Year'
Description
A Postgraduate course being provided by the Agri-Food ATP has been honoured at an industry award ceremony in London.
Date:
19/06/2012

AgriFood ATP at Cereals 2012

AgriFood ATP at Cereals 2012
Description
The AgriFood Advanced Training Partnership is pleased to announce that it will be in attendance at the upcoming 'Cereals 2012' event on Wednesday 13th & Thursday 14th June at Boothby Graffoe, Lincolnshire.
Date:
24/05/2012

 

Non corporate website

Email: email@nottingham.ac.uk