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Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs News

Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

28 Jul 2021 EIT Food is delighted that two RisingFoodStars startups from within the EIT Food community are amongst the 50 winners of the...
Gen Z demand radical change from the food sector to tackle access to healthy and affordable food News

Gen Z demand radical change from the food sector to tackle access to healthy and affordable food

26 Jul 2021 New research reveals young people across Europe want an overhaul of how they access, discuss and learn about healthy food. 
More Precision Ag for Farming Simulator 22 News

More Precision Ag for Farming Simulator 22

22 Jul 2021 John Deere Precision Ag technologies enable farmers to lower their environmental footprint with the latest Precision Farming DLC (Down Loadable Content) running on GIANTS’ Farming Simulator.  
EIT Food launches free online nutrition course for medical professionals News

EIT Food launches free online nutrition course for medical professionals

18 Jul 2021 EIT Food has today announced the launch of a new free online course, aiming to empower the future and current generation of medical ...
23 pilot projects selected by EIT to unlock Higher Education’s Innovation potential in Europe News

23 pilot projects selected by EIT to unlock Higher Education’s Innovation potential in Europe

14 Jul 2021 The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has announced 23 winning consortia for the EIT’s HEI Initiative: Innovation Capacity Building for...
The agrifood is a sector attracting and increasing attention from corporates, investors and new funds News

The agrifood is a sector attracting and increasing attention from corporates, investors and new funds

08 Jul 2021 EIT Food role is supporting entrepreneurs at any age of development and advocating for the relevance of the sector as an innovation opportunity.

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EIT Food celebrates sustainable aquaculture innovations to address UN SDGs at Showcase event

EIT Food celebrates sustainable aquaculture innovations to address UN SDGs at Showcase event

16 Dec 2021 EIT Food hosted an Aquacultue Showcase event to present activities that are helping the aquaculture sector to become more sustainable and efficient while addressing several of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
Gen Z demand overhaul of food system to protect the planet

Gen Z demand overhaul of food system to protect the planet

28 Nov 2021 Young people across Europe are demanding EU wide changes to transform the food system to be more sustainable, including promoting regenerative agriculture, defining uniform nutrition and labelling guidelines, and making food systems more inclusive
Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

28 Jul 2021 EIT Food is delighted that two RisingFoodStars startups from within the EIT Food community are amongst the 50 winners of the UN Food Systems Summit ‘Best Small Business: Good Food for All’ competition announced today