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The Lincolnshire Showground are pleased to announce that the Lincolnshire Farming Conference will be returning on Tuesday 27 February 2018 #LFC2018
The Lincolnshire Farming Conference returns to the Lincolnshire Showground on Tuesday 27 February 2018, with the theme of 'Farming in the Future'.
The Conference takes on a new format in 2018, with an exhibition in the morning showcasing the latest technology in robotics and breakout sessions with our sponsors. In the afternoon, the Conference will feature talks from a number of captivating speakers, case studies and one to one sessions with industry experts. We hope that you can join us all day.
10am: Exhibition opens and Show & Tell begins
12pm: Buffet lunch
1pm: Introduction from Robert Borill, Chairman
1.15pm - 2.45pm:
Hands free hectare - Kit Franklin, Harper Adams University
Robotic technology for the field - Nigel Trevarthen, Garford Farm Machinery
Robot palletising - Nick Cesare, PACE material handling
Robots are the future! - Pal From, University of Lincoln
3.15pm: Educating our consumers of tomorrow - Washingborough Academy
3.45pm: Machinery on tomorrow's farm, how does it fit? - Chris Sheldon, Brown & Co
4.30pm: Robots in the food sector - Mike Wilson, ABB Ltd
5pm: Conference ends, Impact Group Reception begins and bar opens
Please see the Farming Conference leaflet for full speaker bios and further details.
LAS Members: Free
PACE Mechanical Handling Ltd
Streets Chartered Accountants
University of Lincoln
Brown & Co
Wilkin Chapman LLP