The Agronomy Institute at Orkney College UHI carries out research into the development and commercialisation of new crops and plant products in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. The Institute collaborates with growers, end-users and other research organisations and has a wide-ranging research portfolio which includes:
The Institute has an impressive track-record of collaboration with commercial companies which includes distilleries, bakeries, watermills, breweries, a wine company, pharmaceutical and natural products companies, a housing association and a seed company. As a result of commercialisation activities with several of these companies, the Institute also has experience of developing and managing supply chains.
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