A team of scientists at Rothamsted have been working on a plant - to create a new variety of flax which contains Omega 3 fish oils
The Government is launching a new Industrial Strategy for agricultural science, technology and innovation.
The National Audit Office says the government's roll out of superfast broadband to 90% of the population is running late.
The Prime Minister David Cameron has opened a huge new wind farm off the coast of Essex.
The London Array is described as the world's largest offshore wind farm. It has 175 wind turbines and can generate enough power for 500,000 homes.
Four villages near Cambridge are among the first in South Cambridgeshire to be considered for the roll-out of superfast broadband.
Elsworth, Graveley, Papworth and Willingham are among the first that could be included in the first tranche of broadband across the county.
Business and residents are being reassured that many other South Cambridgeshire areas will be reached by subsequent phases of the roll-out in 2014, with every community being reached by the end of 2015.
Cllr Nick Wright, South Cambridgeshire District Council’s lead member for economic development, said: “We understand that people may be disappointed that only a few of our villages are being considered for the first phase.
“We’re one of the fastest growing areas in the country, and our businesses are crying out for up to date technology infrastructure, which is why we’re working with the Connecting Cambridgeshire programme to bid for extra Government funding to get the best possible outcome for our district.”
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A group of residents living in Uppingham near Corby were so fed up with their slow broadband they decided to take matters into their own hands.
They all clubbed together to get the latest fibre optic technology installed.
Nwo the village has among the best broadband speeds in the country.
The boss of a high-tech Cambridge technology firm whose chip designs help power Apple's iPhone and iPad is to stand down after nearly 12 years at the helm.
Warren East is credited with transforming ARM Holdings into one of the most important microchip innovators in the world.
We interact with computers by typing on a keyboard and clicking on the mouse, but imagine how much easier it would be if we could just speak to them.
Scientists in Cambridge have developed a virtual talking head which can talk and express emotion. They say it could revolutionise the way we use computers.
Click below to watch ITV News Anglia's Lauren Hall's report on the new technology.
Building work will start next month on a £6 million business centre at Anglia Ruskin University's Chelmsford campus.
The Anglia Ruskin University Medical Business Innovation Centre (MedBIC) will support new medical technology companies.
The new centre will open in spring 2014, and is expected to create up to 120 jobs in its first three years. It will house engineering research laboratories, offices and meeting space. Anglia Ruskin, Chelmsford City Council and Essex County Council are collaborating on the project.
Professor Michael Thorne, Vice Chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University, said: “Our aim is that the Anglia Ruskin University MedBIC, combined with the Anglia Ruskin MedTech Campus, will help Essex become a world-renowned centre of excellence for innovation.”