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Conference in India

Wednesday, 27th November 2019

Dr Sreenivas Rao Ravella was invited by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India along with its Public Sector Undertaking, Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) as a Distinguished Speaker at Global Bio-India...

Conference in India

Farming Connect IBERS Agricultural Innovations event

Wednesday, 30th October 2019

Dr Mike Morris showcasing BEACON activity in the brand new AberInnovation Biorefining Centre, to farmers and students attending a Farming Connect IBERS Agricultural Innovations event in Gogerddan today

 

Dr Mike Morris yn annerch criw o ffermwyr a myfyrwyr am ein gwaith o fewn...

Farming Connect IBERS Agricultural Innovations event

New £3.7 million EU investment to extend BEACON activity

Wednesday, 30th October 2019

 

The Welsh Government Counsel General and Brexit Minister, Jeremy Miles announces £3.7 million EU investment to extend BEACON activity.

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New £3.7 million EU investment to extend BEACON activity

Indian scientists visit

Monday, 07th October 2019

Indian scientists Dr Venkata Mohan and Dr Satyanarayana and group from IICT (Indian Institute of Chemical Technology), Hyderabad, and Mr Sankara Rao from Gayatri Sugars Limited visited the BEACON Biorefining facility as part of the BioReview project.  They were hosted by Dr Sreenivas...

Indian scientists visit

Downstream processing

Wednesday, 02nd October 2019

Downstream processing taking place in new BEACON labs in AberInnovation.  (Click Read More for photos)

  

Downstream processing

Apple Pressing!

Wednesday, 25th September 2019

BEACON's Jessica Adams, along with Chris Letchford-Jones and Laura, had a great time giving an apple-pressing demo to some of the children at Gogerddan Childcare.  The children thoroughly enjoyed observing the whole process and the best bit was tasting the apple juice at the end of the...

Apple Pressing!

Cynnal y Cardi visit

Tuesday, 24th September 2019

A group from the Cynnal y Cardi project visited IBERS Gogerddan today and had a very enjoyable and informative tour of the BEACON facilities.  The Cynnal y Cardi project aims to stimulate innovations that increase the value and variety of sustainalbe economic opportunity for the people...

Cynnal y Cardi visit

Move almost complete

Wednesday, 21st August 2019

The moving of BEACON kit to new location in AberInnovation is almost complete.  Just a few minor adjustments and moving around to be done but looking good so far!

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Move almost complete

More equipment moving

Wednesday, 14th August 2019

    

 

The Screw Press on the move and in its new location! (click Read More for photos)

More equipment moving

Move to the AberInnovation Biorefining Centre begins!

Wednesday, 14th August 2019

The equipment move to the new AberInnovation Biorefining Centre has begun and looking good in new location!  (Click Read More below for photos)

   

 

 

 

   

Move to the AberInnovation Biorefining Centre begins!