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Animal and Land 07Nov 2014

Students compete in business start-up challenge

Students compete in business start-up challenge

A Hartpury team of degree students have placed an impressive third in the recent New Shoots Challenge organised by the Royal Agricultural University.

The challenge is designed to test students’ business ideas, knowledge and strategy in creating a virtual business using SimVenture. Each team has help and support from an industry mentor, and then teams have to pitch their business to a judging panel. The competition attracts students wanting to enter both start-up and established food supply industry businesses.

Agriculture Business students Emilie Rowe and Rebecca Meredith, and Sports Business student Jeremy Bingham managed to take 3rd place overall with a profit of £61,000.

20 Sep 2016 Animal and Land

Funding boost to help give Tom an even brighter farming future

Agriculture degree student Tom Saunders, has become the second Hartpury recipient of the new Joe Henson bursary, aimed at helping aspiring agriculturalists to take their studies further.

07 Sep 2016 Animal and Land

Heaven opens gates to future in farming with bursary boost ahead of tug of war World Championships

Hartpury student Charlotte Heaven will be hoping a recent boost to her farming future will help spur her to victory as she competes for England at the World Tug of War Championships this week.

18 Aug 2016 Animal and Land

Students get set to meet Bruce, Wendy, Wonda and friends as new species wing their way into Hartpury’s magical menagerie!

From emus looking for love to coy crustaceans and even a dragon, Hartpury has experienced another animal explosion!

01 Jul 2016 Animal and Land

Kindergarten kids bring learning to life at Hartpury

Children from Hartpury Nursery enjoyed getting up close with Hartpury’s creepy and cuddly creatures this week.