Agri-tech Cornwall - Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

Grants and support to increase research, development and innovation in agritech.

How much you can get

Between £2,500 and £25,000 of grant funding.

Who it’s for

Any sector is eligible so long as the funding is used to research and develop innovative new products or services in the agriculture, horticulture and food sectors.

Key themes include:

  • healthy livestock (especially dairy)
  • resource efficiency
  • specialised crops (and their production)
  • enabling technologies

Applications for R&D into other agricultural innovations will also be considered.

What you can get

As well as funding, you could also benefit from participating in free collaborative research projects with partner research institutions, and support to recruit graduates to help with your R&D.

Running to June 2021, the project is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund with match funding from Cornwall Council and the Council for the Isles of Scilly.

Find out more to the Agri-tech Cornwall website
Published 20 October 2017