Welcome to Food Innovation Network

The FIN's primary objective is to tackle the issues which are currently impeding innovation, productivity and growth in UK Agri-Food & Drink businesses. The FIN will join-up and improve access to the right information, research, skills, expertise and different funding mechanisms. By doing this, the FIN will help the sector to increase its competitiveness and profitability, thereby contributing to the government’s long term plan for food and farming – i.e. to make the UK one of the world’s leading food nations.

Why join FIN?

  • Facilitation of peer-to-peer collaboration and sharing experiences/good practice;
  • Access to expertise, skills, tools, latest research & case studies;
  • Calendar of key industry events and workshops;
  • Source of ideas, inspiration and support for securing private and public investment.

Featured news

Environment Secretary opens £40 million fund

Environment Secretary opens a £40 million grants scheme today for investment in farm technology and equipment....
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Featured events

National Biofilms Innovation Centre Launch Event...

BBSRC in partnership with Innovate-UK would like to invite you to the launch event for the National Biofilms Innovation...
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Featured opportunities

RDPE Countryside Productivity Adding Value to...

Grants to improve the processing of primary agricultural products to shorten supply chains and deliver benefits to...
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@ask FIN | 21 Nov
BBC News - Automated checkouts 'miserable' for elderly shoppers
@ask FIN | 20 Nov
BBC News - How refrigeration revolutionised global trade
@ask FIN | 17 Nov
Like the cross sector thinking BBC News - Why supermarket chiller aisles may soon not be so chilly
@ask FIN | 17 Nov
Like the ambition BBC News - Dubai Airshow: Why the UAE plans to grow lettuce on Mars
@ask FIN | 10 Nov
RT : Could your technology have applications in ? Book your exhibition space at KTN & event…
@ask FIN | 10 Nov
RT : Innovation in & that increase productivity can benefit from upto £15m…
@ask FIN | 10 Nov
RT : Learn how developed new tech for measuring sperm quality supported by KTN &
@ask FIN | 10 Nov
RT : KTN's Liliya Serazetdinova chairing plenary at event
@ask FIN | 06 Nov
BBC News - 2017 'very likely' in top three warmest years on record
@ask FIN | 31 Oct
how do you stack up on price? BBC News - What makes a whisky cask worth £500,000?