July 2018 - Kestrel fledglings were seen emerging from a very unconventional nesting site on the farm
April 13 2018 - Food for Diabetes And Cognition, FODIAC, research collaboration project kick-off meeting takes place
'....Food for Diabetes and Cognition, a scientific research project funded by the European Union, kicked-off at INL last April 13 with the presence of all the entities that form the consortium. In the next four years, several organisations from Portugal, Spain, Italy, United Kingdom and Sweden will develop an integrative dietary solution to tackle type 2 diabetes and mitigate the cognitive dysfunction among the elderly population.'
April 4 2018 - Upcoming Science Entrepreneur Experience collaboration with Bristol Consulting Partnership
'...opportunity for four PhD students with an interest in entrepreneurship and translating scientific research into commercial ventures to take part in a one-week course, the Science Entrepreneur Experience (SEE) developed and run by the Bristol Consulting Partnership. SEE is a 5-day entrepreneurial training course for postgraduate researchers to obtain real experience consulting for companies who are leveraging emerging technologies into the market.....'
*Further information on the Science Entrepreneur Experience programme
March 9 2018 - Reduction tops reformulation agenda as UK sugar tax beckons
March 1, 2018 - Heavy snow and sub zero temperatures arrived on Thursday and continued for a further two days, leaving
Purn House Farm closed for the first time in over ten years.
Upgraded drying plant arriving on site August, 2017