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The Great Debate: Engineering better food systems

Today’s global food system uses a lot of energy and resources: fuel and fossil derived fertilisers on the farm, fuel for transport, plastics for packaging and electricity for refrigeration with wastage at each stage. What can engineering do to improve sustainability of food production and distribution as the world population increases?

Event information

Date

12 March 2018

Time

18:00

Location

G10, Palmer building, Whiteknights campus

Contact

events@reading.ac.uk

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