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pigs and chocolate:using maths to solve problems in farming

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pigs and chocolate:using maths to solve problems in farming

improving cocoa yields for the chocolate industry, estimating the quality of meat in pigs and refining the design of a hydroponics system, were three farming challenges tackled by academics at a recent workshop hosted by the university of bath’s institute for mathematical innovation (imi) and the knowledge transfer network.the agri-food study group brought together over 40 mathematicians, engineers and computer scientists to work on challenges presented by representatives from the agri-food sector over the course of three days.the study group, which ran from 16-18 january 2017, was organised by the imi and the knowledge transfer network (ktn), and sponsored by innovate uk. climate variabil...