1.

Attract the most highly skilled, creative staff and students, and support them with modern infrastructure and access to training and support from across the Park.

2.

Enable collaboration by connecting people with a wide network drawn from the Park, and wider research partners, businesses, policy makers, funders and charitable sector.

3.

Invest in specialist capabilities that underpin discovery-led science, from next generation plant breeding techniques, artificial intelligence, data infrastructure, technology platforms etc.

4.

Promote our research excellence to act as an attractor to other research organisations, R&D businesses and support services.

5.

Maximise funding opportunities from diverse sources to support cross-disciplinary partnerships.

6.

Provide clear contact points for external parties to connect with our core scientific offer and business relations.

7.

Support and strengthen community groups on and off the Park: academic, student, professional support, business and local community.