[17 October/Lincoln Hub Media Release]

Lincoln Hub is teaming up with the Foundation for Arable Research (FAR), AGMARDT, Callaghan Innovation, Lincoln University and Creative HQ to bring a plant-based innovation hackathon to Christchurch in early December. The event, titled Feed the World 2030: Power of Plants Hackathon, will allow agritech food innovators, scientists, industry experts and entrepreneurs to come together and collaborate on the future of New Zealand agriculture. Of particular focus will be how New Zealand can develop new technologies and platforms to establish itself on the world stage of sustainability. Toni Laming, Lincoln Hub Chief Executive, said Lincoln Hub was excited for the event and at its potential. More information is available at http://lincolnhub.co.nz/news/shaping-future-eat-grow-daring-innovation