[cs_content][cs_element_section _id=”1″ ][cs_element_row _id=”2″ ][cs_element_column _id=”3″ ][cs_element_headline _id=”4″ ][cs_content_seo]Research Partners\n\n[/cs_content_seo][cs_element_text _id=”5″ ][cs_content_seo]A collaborative alliance of 12 leading research institutions providing the expertise to solve key challenges for the livestock industry\n\n[/cs_content_seo][/cs_element_column][/cs_element_row][/cs_element_section][cs_element_section _id=”6″ ][cs_element_row _id=”7″ ][cs_element_column _id=”8″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/aberystwyth-university-logo.jpg” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=” CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Small Ruminant Platform” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%) ; background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”IBERS within Aberystwyth University develop & translate innovative research into solutions that mitigate impacts of climate change & disease and deliver renewable energy, food & water security.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.aber.ac.uk/en/ibers/research-and-enterprise/research/” back_button_color=”hsl(0, 0%, 100%)” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”10″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/AFBI_logo-2019-New.jpg” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=” CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Precision Grassland Platform – Beef/Dairy
Nutrition and Metabolism Unit – Sheep
Finisher Units – Pigs
Imaging Technology
” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Multi-disciplinary, high-tech R&D and diagnostic & analytical testing to inform policy & deliver solutions to improve business competitiveness, animal health & welfare and environmental impact. ” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.afbini.gov.uk/services/research-and-development” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”12″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/bristol.jpg” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=” CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Bristol Poultry Unit” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Wide-ranging research provides information on threats, barriers & solutions to ensure that livestock make an essential contribution to global food security.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.bristol.ac.uk/vetscience/research/ciel/livestock/research-centre-poultry/” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][/cs_element_row][cs_element_row _id=”14″ ][cs_element_column _id=”15″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/DC-Group-logo.jpg” front_image_width=”300px” front_title=” ” front_text=” CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Future Farm (Dairy) ” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Duchy College Rural Business School is at the cutting edge of positive development in rural industry, combining education, training, business support and applied research for rural industries.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.duchy.ac.uk/open-to-the-community/future-farm/” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”17″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%) ;” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/combined.jpg” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Large Animal Research and Imaging Facility (LARIF)” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”A world-leading institute for animal science research within the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, part of the College of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburgh.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.ed.ac.uk/roslin/facilities-resources/larif” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”19″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%) ;” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/HAU_full_logo.png” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=” CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Beef Grower-Finisher System” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Harper Adams is the leading specialist university tackling the future development of food production, processing, animal sciences, engineering, land management and sustainable business.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.harper-adams.ac.uk/research/” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][/cs_element_row][cs_element_row _id=”21″ ][cs_element_column _id=”22″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/leeds-logo_black.png” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:
National Pig Centre” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Drawing together expertise in food & environment, livestock science, food innovation technology, diet & health. Interdisciplinary, impact-orientated research tackles challenges at regional, national & global levels.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”http://www.leeds.ac.uk/info/130568/global_food_and_environment_institute/980/the_national_pig_centre” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”24″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%) ;” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Newcastle-University-Logo.png” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Centre for Digital Innovation Applied to Livestock (C-DIAL)” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Focus across the spectrum of food science and human health, agricultural science and management, soil and environmental science, rural economy and society, as well as food and product marketing.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.ncl.ac.uk/nu-smart-farms/livestock/#c-dial” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”26″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%) ;” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Uni-of-Nottingham.png” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Centre for Dairy Science Innovation (C-DSI)” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Deliver transformative research from the School of Veterinary Medicine & Science, School of Biosciences & the University Farm. Technical expertise & high-specification facilities support R&D across the entire food system.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/research/groups/cdsi/index.aspx” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][/cs_element_row][cs_element_row _id=”28″ ][cs_element_column _id=”29″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Queens-University-Belfast-Logo.png” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:
Centre for Plasma in Agrifood (AgriPlas)
ASSET Lab” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”IGFS, within Queen’s University Belfast, provides sophisticated, world-leading research and laboratory facilities to enhance food-safety and food-security, both locally and worldwide.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.qub.ac.uk/Research/GRI/TheInstituteforGlobalFoodSecurity/Facilities/” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”31″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%) ;” front_image=”https://staging.cielivestock.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Rothamsted-Research-Logo.png” front_image_width=”200px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:
North Wyke Farm Platform including the Robert Orr Small Ruminant Facility and Forage Harvester” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Demonstrate the impact & value of ruminant livestock systems by improving efficiencies whilst reducing atmospheric and water pollution. Expertise in soil science, grazing systems, greenhouse gases, ruminant health & nutrition.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.rothamsted.ac.uk/north-wyke-farm-platform” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][cs_element_column _id=”33″ ][x_card animation=”flip-from-right” center_vertically=”true” front_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(86, 1%, 39%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 100%) ;” front_image=”3614:full” front_image_width=”100px” front_title=” ” front_text=”CIEL-supported livestock capability:

Ruminants (Beef and Sheep); Monogastrics (Pigs and Poultry); Multi Sector; Food
” back_style=”border-width: 8px 8px 8px 8px; border-style: solid; border-color: #8cc63f; color: hsl(0, 0%, 0%); background-color: hsl(0, 0%, 97%);” back_title=” ” back_text=”Research focuses on rural, environmental & land-based activity addressing health & productivity in animals & crops and animal welfare. Promoting low carbon farming & increasing farm output through efficiency & innovation.” back_button_text=”Visit website” back_button_link=”https://www.sruc.ac.uk/info/120061/animal_and_veterinary_sciences” back_button_color=”#ffffff” back_button_bg_color=”#8cc63f” padding=”10% 10% 10% 10%” class=”external_link”][/cs_element_column][/cs_element_row][/cs_element_section][/cs_content]