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Flying the Flag for Cambridge at MIPIM

Our bags are packed and we’re ready to go. Why? Because it’s business as usual here at SmithsonHill. We’re setting off for MIPIM, the world’s…

Transcript of deputation by Emma Fletcher

Transcript of deputation by Emma Fletcher, Managing Director, SmithsonHill in relation to Planning Application S/4099/17/OL - Hinxton (Land to the…

The Gates Foundation Investing in UK AgriTech 

Bill Gates explains why UK agricultural research establishments are gaining international recognition on Countryfile  Did you catch last Sunday’s…

Further information submitted to SCDC in relation to our outline planning application

Notification of further information submitted to South Cambridgeshire District Council (SCDC) February 2018 The following further information has…

Sawston Parish Council FAQ – Jan 2018

We are pleased to work with the local Parish Councils on our outline planning application. This post covers a list of questions issued to…

SmithsonHill Outline Planning Application FAQ – Jan 2018

Thank you for taking time to read some if not all of the outline planning application material submitted to South Cambridgeshire District Council…

How will AgriTech contribute to building a Britain fit for the future? The Government’s Industrial Strategy

How will AgriTech contribute to building a Britain fit for the future? SmithsonHill’s summary of Cambridge’s place in the Government’s Industrial…

SmithsonHill’s 12 Days of Christmas 

One year’s AgriTech related achievements, heading towards realising our vision of bringing agriculture, technology and communities together for the…

People, planet and profit: why SmithsonHill is committed to positively impacting all …

People, planet and profit: why SmithsonHill is committed to positively impacting all...   Established in 2015, SmithsonHill has achieved a lot…

Converging for Success

How Emerging Cambridge AgriTech Business Built a Dream Team   Convergence: coming together of distinct and separate factors or phenomenon such…

Our Outline Planning Application

Welcome to this repository for documents relating to the planning process for the proposed park for AgriTech at Hinxton, ARC. We have published, on…

What did we learn at the World AgriTech Innovation Summit?

Last month’s World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit’s 48 hours of networking, 400 one-to-one meetings and 60 industry leading international speakers all…