About the Agri-food Business Development Centre

In response to agri-food policy drivers this world leading centre of excellence has been established to provide sector specific support to Northern Ireland’s local agri-food industry through the promotion of agri-food business education (teaching and research).

The Centre offers specialist teaching on aspects of agri-food business and engages with industry and policy-makers to provide businesses with evidence informed research to help improve the competitive position of the Northern Ireland agri-food industry.

The objectives of the Centre are:

  1. To provide bespoke courses to support knowledge and skills development in agri-food business
  2. To provide industry focused research and innovation support for agri-food business development