Vegetable Agronomy


With depots in all of the key field vegetable regions of the country, Hutchinsons provides a comprehensive agronomy service in an extensive range of outdoor and protected crops. From herbs, asparagus and pumpkins through to vegetable brassicas and root crops, our agronomists are on hand to advise on production of a quality crop.

Ready access to research organisations such as Rothamsted and Central Science Laboratory, crop specialist agencies, including the AHDB Horticulture and PGRO as well as product suppliers, ensures that on-farm advice is always absolutely up to date.

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Regular personal contact with regulatory groups, gives high levels of confidence in the advice given on issues of product approval, management of residues and all aspects of user and consumer  safety.

The Hutchinsons information technology systems are invaluable to advisors and agronomists when providing up-to-the-minute responses to queries as well as recommendations on each and  every crop in the vegetable sector. Meeting retailer protocol and crop assurance requirements is a major challenge to any crop production company. Hutchinsons meets the challenge through its highly qualified field and office-based teams and using state of the  art technology to the benefit of farmers and growers alike.