#7 - Kasi McReddie: Bridging the Gap Between Farming & Tech - Agri-Epi Centre
In this episode, our guest is Kasi McReddie. Kasi is the Business Development Manager for Livestock & Aquaculture at the Agri-Epi Centre. Kasi comes from a dairy farming background and has specific expertise in biotech solutions to animal and environmental health challenges.
The Agri-EPI Centre is one of the four UK Agri-tech Innovation Centres established by the UK government in 2016. Agri-EPI provides technical and project management expertise, access to world-class research and innovation facilities. Agri Epi has over 170 members across agriculture, technology, and the supply chain.
Kasi will tell us what benefits and opportunities AgriEpi offers to agritech and foodtech companies in more detail, we'll learn about Agri Epi's Smart Farms and Satellite Farms portfolio and how businesses can get involved. Kasi also speaks about what businesses should consider from a farmer's perspective and her prediction for the changes we're expecting to see on-farm over the next five years.