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With a clear focus on improving productivity, efficiency and sustainability through innovation, LIAT’s researchers are engaged in impactful research designed to make a difference across the food chain.

Its scientists are integrating cutting-edge 3D imaging and automation into harvesting and weeding technologies, while colleagues are investigating the genetic code of foodborne pathogens.

Lincoln’s research in agriculture, veterinary and food science is internationally acclaimed: rated among the best in the UK for quality of outputs in the latest national assessment of university research standards (REF 2014). LIAT has secured millions of pounds of grant funding, including major awards from the UK Government’s Agri-tech Catalyst to devise technological solutions with industry partners.

LIAT also offer an MSc by Research in Agri-Food Technology.