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UNH Food and Agriculture Day

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Huddleston Hall Ballroom

73 Main Street

Durham , NH 03824

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Join Us for UNH Food and Agriculture Day

Explore the possibilities of partnering with UNH.

An interactive day, with direct access to UNH professors, researchers, industry experts, and government officials.

Learn about UNH research topics, including sustainable agriculture and food systems, aquaculture, nutrition and nutrition trends, organic dairy farming, animal and crop health, veterinary technology, extending New England growing seasons, big data and farming, brewing science, ecogastronomy, fisheries, and more.


Thursday, November 7, 2019
Huddleston Hall Ballroom
73 Main Street, Durham, NH 03824
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


What to expect:

  • Learn about UNH research topics, including sustainable agriculture and food systems, aquaculture, nutrition and nutrition trends, organic dairy farming, animal and crop health, veterinary technology, extending New England growing seasons, big data and farming, brewing science, ecogastronomy, fisheries, and more
  • Networking sandpit/speed dating opportunities to exchange ideas with researchers, faculty, scientists, engineers, and industry expert
  • Tours of Woodman Farm, the Macfarlane Research Greenhouses, and the NH Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
  • Learn about additional UNH resources and facilities, including:
    - Kingman Farm
    - Fairchild Dairy
    - UNH Organic Dairy
    - Hubbard Center for Genome Studies
    - UNH Cooperative Extension Soil Testing, Insect ID & Plant Diagnostic Laboratory
    - Brewing Science Laboratory
    - And more
  • Expo featuring UNH research centers and business resources
  • Complimentary breakfast, lunch, and networking reception

Who should attend:

  • Farm owners and managers
  • Food scientists
  • State and federal agency agricultural scientists
  • Business development executives
  • Hiring managers
  • Sustainability managers
  • Heads of research or product lines
  • Entrepreneurs
  • UNH faculty and researchers

Tentative Agenda (may be subject to change)

9:00-9:30 AM................Registration and Complimentary Continental Breakfast

9:30-10:00 AM..............Welcome Remarks

10:00-11:00 AM............UNH Introductions and Speed Networking I

11:00-11:15 AM............Break

11:15 AM -12:15 PM.....UNH Introductions and Speed Networking II

12:15-1:15 PM..............Complimentary Lunch and I-Corps Presentations

1:15-3:00 PM................Tours of Woodman Farm, the Macfarlane Research Greenhouses, and the NH Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

3:00 - 4:00 PM..............Networking Reception


Parking information to be provided as the event nears.


Questions?

Contact: UNH.industryday@unh.edu


Hosted by UNHInnovation with the help of marketing partners
NH Department of Business and Economic Affairs, the Business and Industry Association of NH, the New England Farmers Union, the NH Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food, and the NH Farm Bureau

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