Agronomy Opportunities

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The Hutchinsons Foundation is the most professional and comprehensive training programme within the UK agronomy profession. New entrants to the Foundation are selected each year from a range of universities and colleges, as well as from positions within farm management and other industry related backgrounds.

The Foundation selects outstanding candidates, who demonstrate the ability and the dedication to develop their technical, commercial and interpersonal skills to the highest levels within the profession. The Foundations is a three-year programme, which forms the basis for the ongoing training and development of all Hutchinsons' agronomists.

On graduation from the Foundation, our agronomists will have achieved BASIS, FACTS, Conservation Management and SWM qualifications as a minimum standard and will also have developed specialist technical and commercial skills to ensure that they are fully prepared for a successful career in agronomy.

Our commitment to careful selection ensures that Foundation graduates gain significant advantage over their competitors and are given every opportunity to become successful.

Hutchinsons is a family business which advises on all aspects of agricultural and horticultural crop production, balancing profitable agriculture with environmental sustainability. Our 200 advisors are involved in the management of more than one million hectares of agricultural and horticultural crops; with a range of soil types, cropping and environmental objectives.

It is essential that our business plans for the future and enables the technical knowledge and experience of today to be transferred to the next generation. The Hutchinsons Foundation demonstrates our absolute commitment to this process.

Please submit your C.V. with a supporting letter (which will be treated in strictest confidence) to: Paul Hobson, email: