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Apprenticeship scheme celebrates matching 300 placements
24-08-2010 17:59 PM | Appointments, News
AB Vista EMEA new appointment
In response to increased demand for its products in the region, the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) division of AB Vista has appointed Business ...
18-08-2010 09:55 AM | Appointments, Crops, News
Certis appoint new UK Technical Manager
Crop protection firm Certis has appointed Dr Tudor Dawkins to the position of Technical Manager. Tudor joins the firm with significant experience...
12-08-2010 21:14 PM | Appointments, News
Meriden appoints a Mycotoxin specialist
Meriden Animal Health Limited has appointed Mr Damian Moore as Director of Feed Safety. The Feed Safety Division will offer support, protection and re...
09-08-2010 10:34 AM | Appointments, News
New Chief Executive at AtlasFram Group
The UK’s leading farm inputs purchasing and combinable crops marketing business, AtlasFram Group, has appointed 49-year-old Richard Anscombe as ...
20-07-2010 20:09 PM | Appointments, News
New appointment to BCPC Board
BCPC is delighted to announce the appointment of Tony Pexton, OBE to its Board of Trustees. Tony is a Yorkshire farmer, overseeing the operation of th...
07-07-2010 10:47 AM | Appointments, News
New agricultural business partner appointed
There will be new and old faces for Steve Handsley to meet in the Warwickshire farming community as he starts his new position at Yorkshire Bank. T...
27-05-2010 15:32 PM | Appointments, Pigs, Poultry, News
Absolute honesty needed in the labelling of pork products
A call for more honesty in the marketing of pork and bacon, to safeguard the on-farm progress made in pig welfare, has been made by Nigel Woolfenden, ...
27-05-2010 14:13 PM | Appointments, News
Biogas team strengthened
Strengthening the team at EnviTec UK by offering expert technical support for biogas production is Jens Albers. Based at the company’s Rugel...
09-04-2010 12:03 PM | Appointments, News
New operations manager for Ufac-UK
Joseph Magadi has been appointed operations manager by Ufac-UK for their specialist mill near Oakham, Rutland, where he will be responsible for raw ma...
11-03-2010 13:53 PM | Appointments, News
New editor for BCPC's The Pesticide Manual
After 17 years as editor of BCPC’s flagship publications, The Pesticide Manual (fifteenth edition) and The e-Pesticide Manual (version 5.0), Dr ...
04-03-2010 16:18 PM | Appointments, News
HSBC appoints new head of agriculture
HSBC Agriculture, the dedicated farming division of HSBC Bank plc, has appointed Allan Wilkinson as its new Head of Agriculture responsible for the ba...
15-02-2010 12:08 PM | Appointments, News
New CEO for levy board
Tom Taylor has been appointed as Chief Executive of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) and will start with the levy board early...
12-02-2010 08:41 AM | Appointments, Bees and Beekeeping, News
New Patron for Bees for Development Trust
Bees for Development Trust is pleased to announce Sting as a Patron of the Trust. Musician, actor and activist, Sting is a long time supporter of h...
02-02-2010 16:06 PM | Appointments, Pigs, News
New UK sales manager for ACMC
Tim Clarke has been appointed UK sales manager by Yorkshire-based breeding company, ACMC. Mr Clarke has wide production and marketing experience wi...
29-01-2010 06:29 AM | Appointments, News
Newbury and District Agricultural Society elect New President and Chairman at AGM
Mick Crockford and Sarah Scrope have been appointed as the new Chairman and President of the Newbury & District Agricultural Society, at the Society&r...
29-01-2010 06:09 AM | Appointments, Pigs, News
New JSR internations sales director
Top UK pig genetics company JSR have reinforced their commitment to the global pig industry by appointing Paul Anderson to the role of International S...
20-01-2010 15:36 PM | Appointments, News
New development engineer for Farmex
Reading-based Farm Energy and Control specialists, Farmex, has appointed David Dobson as development engineer. David was seconded to Farmex for two...
13-01-2010 10:33 AM | Appointments, Arable, News
Jim Orson appointed as new BCPC Board member
BCPC has announced the appointment of Mr Jim Orson to its Executive Board. Mr Orson is currently Research and Technical Director of The Arable Group (...
07-01-2010 19:45 PM | Appointments, News
New Chief Executive appointed at Fullwood
Specialist milking equipment manufacturer, Fullwood Limited, has announced the appointment of David O’Hare as its new Chief Executive. Mr O&...
30-12-2009 13:43 PM | Appointments, News
McVeigh Parker Farming and Fencing Superstore due to open in Lancashire!
McVeigh Parker is delighted to announce the imminent opening of a new Lancashire branch. This new site is perfectly placed to serve the North of En...
05-12-2009 14:48 PM | Appointments, NFU, News
Long service award for Wyn Jenkins
Wyn Jenkins, NFU Cymru’s group secretary in Llanfair Caereinion, was presented with a long service award by David Jones, Montgomeryshire NFU Cym...
04-12-2009 14:32 PM | Appointments, Pigs, News
Ufac appoints new sales and marketing manager
Dr Donald Lawson has been promoted to UK sales and marketing manager by Newmarket-based animal feed supplement specialists Ufac (UK) Ltd. "Cha...
04-12-2009 13:59 PM | Appointments, Pigs, Poultry, News
New marketing appointment
Kim French has been appointed marketing co-ordinator by G. E. Baker (UK) Ltd, where she will be responsible for a wide range of marketing functions. T...
02-11-2009 12:58 PM | Appointments, Dairy, News
New solutions to farm staff recruitment
The challenges associated with sourcing and retaining good staff on farms throughout the UK should be reduced by the arrival of Irish based farm labou...
26-10-2009 19:18 PM | Appointments, Machinery and Equipment, News
Johnsons of Cheadle expand team
Farm equipment dealer Johnsons of Cheadle has expanded its Landini tractor sales team with the appointment of David Parsons to work alongside sales an...
19-10-2009 17:23 PM | Appointments, News
Judith Donovan CBE joins the British Wool Marketing Board
Judith Donovan CBE has joined the British Wool Marketing Board as an Independent Member. Having founded her own marketing agency in 1982 she was aw...
14-10-2009 06:56 AM | Appointments, News
Meriden appoints an International Technical Support Specialist
Meriden Animal Health Limited has appointed Dr Inga Shahin as an International Technical Support Specialist. Dr Inga Shahin is a qualified Docto...
12-10-2009 15:00 PM | Appointments, News
Jadine Birchall appointed as Field sales manager for Alltech
Continuing business growth in the UK has prompted natural animal health & performance specialist Alltech to appoint Jadine Birchall as Field Sales Man...
05-10-2009 11:53 AM | Appointments, News
Kiotech International appoints Karen Prior as Group Finance Director
Kiotech, the AIM listed international supplier of natural high performance feed additives to enhance growth, health and sustainability in aquaculture ...
25-09-2009 09:50 AM | Appointments, News
Sales appointments at Tong Engineering
Two new sales appointments have been made by leading potato machinery manufacturers Tong Engineering — with Nick Woodcock joining the firm as UK sales...
07-09-2009 08:50 AM | Appointments, News
Colin Gregory joins Valtra team
Valtra Tractors have announced the appointment of Colin Gregory as Area Manager for the UK Eastern Region, an area that includes East Anglia, Home and...
07-09-2009 06:52 AM | Appointments, News
New North East Chairman for CLA
Alistair Cochrane is the new Chairman of the North East Region of the CLA, one of the most influential rural posts in the private sector. A Charter...
11-08-2009 19:55 PM | Appointments, News
Professor Ian Crute appointed as new BCPC Board member
BCPC has just announced the appointment of Professor Ian Crute to its Executive Board. Currently Director of Rothamsted Research – where he has overal...
29-07-2009 07:00 AM | Appointments, News
New directors for Anglia Farmers
Three farmer members of Anglia Farmers have been appointed board directors of the agricultural purchasing group. The arrival of Richard Hirst and ...
28-07-2009 13:57 PM | Appointments
Briawood appoints new sales and marketing manager
Europe’s largest distributor of fibre cement sheeting materials, Briarwood Products, has appointed the first national sales and marketing manage...
28-07-2009 07:37 AM | Appointments, News
AHDB appoints Nick Allen as new EBLEX director
Nick Allen has been appointed as the new director of EBLEX, the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) announced today. Nick will ta...
27-07-2009 15:48 PM | Appointments, News
McCain Foods appoint new marketing director
McCain Foods (GB) Ltd have announced the appointment of Helen Priestley as Marketing Director. In her previous position Priestley championed McCain Fo...
20-07-2009 13:46 PM | Appointments, Poultry, News
Promotion for Leasea Butler and Wout van Wolfswinkel within Cobb Europe
Two new appointments have been made by Cobb Europe with Leasea Butler becoming technical service manager and Wout van Wolfswinkel taking on the parent...
14-07-2009 17:27 PM | Appointments, News
New secretary General for AMTRA
The Animal Medicines Training Regulatory Authority (AMTRA) has today announced the appointment of Stephen Dawson as its new Secretary General from Sep...
LSM provides perfect baling solution to Kelshall Plastics
Royston based firm Kelshall Plastics recently took delivery of its new Kerrush WRH600H Baler from Irish manufacturer LSM Engineering. With the busiest...
30-06-2009 20:31 PM | Appointments, Arable, News
New director of Potato council
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) announces the appointment of Sandra Ziles as the new Director of the Potato Council. Sand...
26-06-2009 10:13 AM | Appointments, Poultry, News
New regional chick sales manager
Richard Jones has been appointed the new regional sales and technical manager for Tom Barron Independent Hatcheries in Wales, West Midlands and part o...
23-06-2009 09:11 AM | Appointments, News
Lord Rooker elected RABDF president
Lord Rooker was elected president of the Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers at its annual meeting in London. He succeeds Baroness Hazel Byford...
08-06-2009 19:59 PM | Appointments, Poultry, News
Bernard Matthews farms appoints new UK Managing Director
Bernard Matthews Farms has appointed a new UK Managing Director, Jeff Halliwell. With a career spanning more than 30 years in the food and fmcg in...
05-06-2009 17:21 PM | Appointments, Poultry, News
Roy Mutimer new general manager for Cobb Europe
Roy Mutimer has been appointed general manager for Cobb Europe after 14 years in quality control and animal welfare responsibilities within Cobb. F...
22-05-2009 08:45 AM | Appointments, Pigs, News
Cut production costs through disease control says new president of Pig Veterinary Society
New president of Britain’s influential Pig Veterinary Society (PVS) is Peter Bown of the George Veterinary Group, Malmesbury, Wiltshire. Nigel ...
15-04-2009 14:36 PM | Veterinary News, Appointments, Poultry, News,
New President for British Poultry Veterinary Association
At the Spring Meeting of the British Veterinary Poultry Association in Harrogate, Claire Knott was elected President for the term 2009-2011. Clair...
15-04-2009 14:12 PM | Appointments, News, CLA
William McCarter joins CLA Insurance Services
CLA Insurance Services is delighted to announce the appointment of an insurance specialist dedicated to the North, William McCarter. William takes ...
07-04-2009 09:20 AM | Appointments, News
New chairman for Dairy Council
Sandy Wilkie, Sales and Marketing Director at Robert Wiseman Dairies, has been appointed chairman of the Dairy Council. Mr Wilkie is a highly-respe...
31-03-2009 10:26 AM | Appointments, Dairy, News
New procurement manager appointed by Shropshire based milking equipment manufacturer
Specialist milking equipment manufacturer Fullwood Limited has announced the appointment of a new procurement manager at its production site in Ellesm...
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