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Exhibitor                              Description of Company



                                       Arboriculture - Completing site visits to produce surveys and reports
Arboriculturist - Chris Keeler
                                       in accordance with British Standards on 'problem' or dangerous trees.
                                       Biddenden vineyards is Kents oldest commercial vineyard, producing
                                       award winning wines, ciders and apple juice. The vineyard consists
Biddenden Vinyards                     of 22acres of vines, and all wines are grown, pressed and bottled on
                                       site. Kentish apples and pears are used to make Biddendens ciders
                                       and juices.
                                       UKs largest shooting organization promoting. Our mission is to
                                       promote and protect sporting shooting and the well-being of the
                                       countryside throughout the United Kingdom and overseas. We
British Association for Shooting and   represent our members' interests by providing a voice for sporting
Conservation (BASC)                    shooting which includes wildfowling, game, and rough shooting, deer
                                       stalking, target shooting and air gunning, pigeon shooting and pest
                                       control, gun dogs, promoting practical habitat conservation, training
                                       and the setting of standards and undertaking appropriate research.
Burden Bros Agri Ltd                   John Deere main dealer.
                                       Support for small and medium sized businesses, including help with
Business Link South East
                                       starting a new business or self employment.
C&B Stern                              Farriers / Blacksmiths.
                                       Chartered accountants specialising in farming, landed estates,
Chavereys
                                       property and private client work.
                                       Scientific research and development for land-based industries,
East Malling Research
                                       particularly horticulture.
                                       Digital & Print Media Design, PR and Marketing and Event
Ether Creative
                                       Management for the farming industry.
                                       Plumpton College is a land-based college. Based near to Brighton,
                                       Plumpton offer a broad and varied range of land-based courses.
Face / Plumpton College
                                       FACE are an education charity whose aim is to link food, farming and
                                       the countryside to formal learning.
                                       Independent Agronomists advising growers in the Top, Soft and
                                       Viticulture industry. We also present training courses for those
Farm Advisory Services Team
                                       wishing to enter the industry or who are already employed within the
                                       industry.
Field House Assessments                City and Guilds Assessment Centre.
                                       KEITS is one of the country’s premier private training provider
KEITS Ltd (Kent Equine Industry
                                       specialsing in Apprenticeships. We offer these in the land based
Training Services limited)
                                       industries and the management sector.
                                       The 700 year old ancestral Lees Court Estate is committed to keeping
                                       a traditional way of life through shooting, farming and fishing. These
Lees Court Estate
                                       challenges are being met by fusing past, present and future practices
                                       and technology.
                                       We are the largest independently owned fresh produce distributor in
Mack
                                       the UK. Supplying the UK's multiple retailers.
NFU Roadshow (NFU SE)
                                       Registered Charity dedicated to educating the public of the role of the
NGO Educational Trust
                                       gamekeeper in sustainable countryside management.
Putlands Veterinary Surgery            Veterinary Surgeons.
                                       Agricultuiral Co-operative working with the farming industry sorting
RAMSAK Ltd
                                       out requirements for members.
RSPB                                Environmental Conservation Charity.
Solleys Icecream Limited            Real dairy icecream producers and arable farmers.
                                    South East Farmer Magazine is the main farming publication in the
                                    region, with 15,000 copies sent in the post every month to farmers
South East Farmer
                                    and growers. The magazine provides regional news and covers
                                    topical subjects that affect farmers in the southeast.
                                    Supplier of Agricultural Machinery to all sectors of agriculture,
Southern Harvesters                 includes provision of service back up and parts supply for harvesting
                                    equipment, tractors, cultivation and livestock feeding equipment.

The North School                    School.
                                    UAP are a national company delivering advice on and inputs for crop
                                    production and protection. There are around 100 field based advisors
UAP
                                    covering all crops grown in the UK. We recruit and train from colleges
                                    and people already working in agriculture.
University of Greenwich
                                    Educational group set up to run a major display at the Kent Show to
                                    display various aspects of the importance of Food & Farming in Kent.
Why Farming Matters in Kent / Mid
                                    We also put on exhibits at other events, including visiting schools via
Kent Training (NFU SE)
                                    Kent WFU, Women’s Food & Farming Union, who are one of our
                                    partner organizations.
Name of Contact     Address 1                Address 2              Town



Chris Keeler        Member of the Woodland Committee - Kent County Agricultural Society



Vikki Wright        Gribble Bridge Lane                             Biddenden




                                             3 Barn Studios,
Dan Reynolds        BASC South East                                 Newdigate
                                             Gaterounds Farm




Paul King           Church Farm              Church Lane            Stockbury
Stephen Cunnell     Elizabeth House          Duke Street            Woking
Ben Stern           The Forge                Glassenbury Road       Cranbrook
Anthony Keates      Mall House               The Mall               Faversham

Ursula Twomey       New Road                                        East Malling

Gill Collins        Elizabeth Cottages       56 Hackney Road        Maidstone


Louisa Devismes     Ditchling Road           Plumpton               Nr Lewes



                                             Brogdale Farm,
Sheenagh Levett     Crop Technology Centre                          Faversham
                                             Brogdale Road

Fenella Godber      Field House              McMichael's Way        Hurst Green
                    Unit C, Houndswood
Daniel Rosen                                 Harper Lane            Radlett
                    Gate


                                                                    Badlesmere,
Elizabeth Roberts   Lees Court Estate Office Stringman's Farm
                                                                    Faversham

                    The Fresh Produce                               Paddock
Tracey Patey-Ford                            Transfesa Road
                    Centre                                          Wood
Gemma Fitzpatrick   Rotherbrook Court        Bedford Road           Petersfield
Brian Hayes         PO Box 3360              Stourbridge
                                                                    Paddock
Eryll Davies        Putlands
                                                                    Wood
Angus Campbell      Weald Granary            Seven Mile Lane        Mereworth
                                                               Cooling,
Alan Johnson        RSPB Northward Hill   Bromhey Farm
                                                               Rochester
Keith Morrison      The Dairy             Ripple               Near Deal


Jamie McGrorty      Spicer House          Link Business Park   Hythe



William Helen       Maidstone Road                             Headcorn


Caroline Johnson    Essella Road                               Ashford


Stuart Alkin        London Road           Dunkirk              Faversham


Debbie Bartlett     Central Avenue        Chatham Maritime


Gemma Fitzpatrick   Rotherbrook Court     Bedford Road         Petersfield
                    County          Postcode   Email                                        Telephone



unty Agricultural Society



                    Kent            TN27 8DF   marketing@biddendenvineyards.co.uk          01580 291726




                    Surrey          RH5 5AJ    dan.reynolds@basc.org.uk                    01903 892572




                    Kent            ME9 7RD    paul@burdenbros.co.uk                       01795 843250
                                               stephen.cunnell@businesslinksoutheast.co
                    Surrey          GU21 5AS
                                               .uk
                    Kent            TN17 2QE   c.b.stern@btconnect.com                     01580 715484
                    Kent            ME13 8JL   anthony.keates@chavereys.co.uk              01795 594495

                    Kent            ME19 6BJ   ursula.twomey@emr.ac.uk                     01732 843833

                    Kent            ME16 8LU   gill@ethercreative.co.uk


                    East Sussex     BN7 3AE    louisa@face-online.org.uk                   01273 892096


                                               sheenagh.levett@fastltd.co.uk;
                    Kent            ME13 8XZ   tim.biddlecombe@fastltd.co.uk;             01795 533225
                                               james.shillitoe@fastltd.co.uk
                    Etchingham      TN19 7HJ   info@fha.uk.com                             01580 860444

                    Hertfordshire   WD7 7HU    daniel.rosen@keits.co.uk                    01923 854586



                    Kent            ME13 0LA   office@leescourtestate.co.uk                01227 731331


                    Kent            TN12 6UT   tracey.patey-ford@mackmultiples.com         01892 831566
                                    GU32 3QG                                               01730 711950
                    West Midlands              brivon@hotmail.co.uk                       01384 221308

                    Kent            TN12 6DZ   erylvet@aol.com                             01892 835456

                    Kent            ME18 5PZ   enquiries@ramsak.co.uk                      01622 815356
Kent   ME3 8DS    alan.johnson@rspb.org.uk                01634 222480
Kent              keith@solleysicecream.co.uk             01304 37410


Kent   CT21 4LR   jamie@southeastfarmer.net               01303 233883



Kent   TN27 9PJ   w.helen@southernharvesters.co.uk        01622 982572


                                                          01233 614600
Kent   TN24 8AL   cjohnson@north.kent.sch.uk
                                                             ext. 220


Kent   ME13 9LR   salkin@uap.co.uk / enquiry@uap.co.uk    01480 418100


Kent   ME4 4TB    db45@gre.ac.uk                         020 8331 8478


       GU32 3QG                                           01730 711950
    Mobile      Website




                www.biddendenvineyards.com




                www.basc.org.uk




                www.burdenbros.co.uk
07769 698574    www.businesslink.gov.uk
07977 909911
                www.chavereys.co.uk

                www.eastmallingresearch.com

 07720 376321   www.ethercreative.co.uk


 07929 203096   www.face-online.org.uk / www.plumpton.ac.uk



 07590 775161   www.fastltd.co.uk


                www.fha.uk.com

                www.keits.co.uk



                www.leescourtestate.co.uk


                www.mwmack.co.uk
                www.nfuonline.com
 07815 422658   www.gamekeeperstrust.org.uk

07860 496302    www.putlandsvets.com

07968 445871    www.ramsak.co.uk
07766 726147   www.rspb.org.uk
07852 314616   www.solleysicecream.co.uk


               www.southeastfarmer.net



               www.southernharvesters.co.uk


               www.north.kent.sch.uk


               www.uap.co.uk


07974 162045   www.gre.ac.uk


               www.wfminkent.co.uk
                                     Career Details


Career                               Qualifications / Experience Required                          Possible Annual Salary


Accounting Technician                Good academic track record                                    £15,000 to £20,000 when qualified
                                     Preferably a degree in Graphic Design but a BTEC or
Agricultural Design                                                                                £15,000 to £50,000
                                     foundation along with a strong portfolio required
                                                                                                   Circa £15,000 initially, rising to £40,000
Agricultural Writer                  Experience or qualification in writing
                                                                                                   with experience
Apple Grower                         Diploma / degree in agriculture                               £35,000 plus house
                                                                                                   £18,000 to £50,000 plus for expert
Arboriculturist                      LANTRA / Degree / Vocational Training
                                                                                                   witnesses or higher consultants
                                     Ability to work hard and concentrate on the job in hand,
Bottling Line Assistant
                                     previous factory type work may be an advantage
                                     1st Class or relevant 2:1 degree. Although exceptional A-     £30,000 to £35,000 when qualified, rising
Chartered Accountant
                                     level students may be considered                              with experience
Dairy Herdsman                       Diploma in agriculture; CPD training                          £19,000 plus house
                                     Deer Stalking Certificates Level 1, Level 2 and Deer
                                                                                                   £12,000 to £18,000 plus benefits (vehicle,
Deer Stalker / Manager               Management qualifications as well as college / NVQ
                                                                                                   equipment, estate cottage etc)
                                     courses in Game / Countryside Management
Farm Manager                         HND in Agriculture / Horticulture                             £20,000 to £25,000
                                     Diploma / degree in agriculture; minimum five years'
Farm Manager                                                                                       £35,000 plus house
                                     experience; CPD training
Farm Worker                          HND in Agriculture / Horticulture                             £15,000
Farriery / Blacksmithing             Four year apprenticeship                                      £45,000
                                     Diploma, National Diploma, NVQ in Game / Countryside          £12,000 to £22,000 plus benefits (vehicle,
Gamekeeper
                                     Management                                                    estate cottage etc)
Gamekeeper                           First National Diploma, NVQ modern apprenticeship             £11,000 to £25,000
Lead Scientist                       PhD - degrees in related science subjects                     £38,500 upwards
                                     Good communication and people skills, possible degree in
Marketing / Sales Manager
                                     marketing or similar
Parts Person                         4 GCSE's at C+ including English and Maths.                   £30,000 plus
Poultrymeat Farmer                   Degree; CPD Training                                          £70,000
Research Assistant                   Degree - degree in related science subjects                   £17,800 to £20,000
                                     Degree desirable but not essential if you have sufficient
Reserve Warden                                                                                     £18,000 to £22,000
                                     knowledge and experience
Sales Person                         Degree in Agricultural Engineering                            £35,000 plus salary plus commission
Scientist                            PhD - degrees in related science subjects                     £25,500 to £29,500
                                                                                                   £35,000 to £45,000 when fully qualified
Service Engineer / Technician        4 GCSE's at C+ including English and Maths.
                                                                                                   with overtime
Service Technician / Apprentice      GCSE's with specified grades
Site Manager                         Degree                                                        £25,000 to £28,000
                                     Relevant horticulture training eg spray qualifications,
Support Farm Worker                                                                                £14,000 to £16,000
                                     tractor driving skills etc
Tax Technician                       Good academic track record                                    £15,000 to £20,000 when qualified
Technical Consultant                 HND or degree in Horticulture / Biological Science            £25,000 to £30,000
                                     Good communication skills with an outgoing personality.
Tour Guide / Show Staff              Previous shop / show / guide experience would be an
                                     advantage.
Tree Surgery Foreman                 NPTC Units and Vocational Training                            £20,000 to £35,000 plus
Trials and Development               HND or degree in Biological Science                           £25,000
Vet Surgeons / Vet Nurses            5 GCSE's; 3 to 4 A levels                                     £10,000 to £60,000
Vineyard Manager                     Vineyard Course
Warden                               First National Diploma, NVQ modern apprenticeship
                                     A passion for building websites, a logical mind with strong   Circa £15,000 initially, rising to £40,000
Web Developer
                                     maths qualifications                                          with experience
                                                                                                   Low but often includes other benefits such
Woodland Manager / Estate Forester   NPTC Units and on the job experience
                                                                                                   as housing
Information from:


Chavereys
Ether Creative

Ether Creative
NFU Roadshow (NFU SE)
Arboriculturist - Chris Keeler

Biddenden Vinyards

Chavereys
NFU Roadshow (NFU SE)
British Association for Shooting and
Conservation (BASC)
Farm Advisory Services Team
NFU Roadshow (NFU SE)
Farm Advisory Services Team
C&B Stern
British Association for Shooting and
Conservation (BASC)
NGO Educational Trust
East Malling Research
Biddenden Vinyards
Southern Harvesters
NFU Roadshow (NFU SE)
East Malling Research
RSPB
Southern Harvesters
East Malling Research
Southern Harvesters
Burden Bros Agri Ltd
RSPB
East Malling Research
Chavereys
Farm Advisory Services Team

Biddenden Vinyards

Arboriculturist - Chris Keeler
Farm Advisory Services Team
Putlands Veterinary Surgery
Biddenden Vinyards
NGO Educational Trust
Ether Creative

Arboriculturist - Chris Keeler
Possible Future Employers / Further Education Providers



Exhibitor                           Name of Contact       Address 1



Burden Bros Agri Ltd                Paul King             Church Farm
Chavereys                           Anthony Keates        Mall House


Face / Plumpton College             Louisa Devismes       Ditchling Road


Farm Advisory Services Team         Sheenagh Levett       Crop Technology Centre



KEITS Ltd (Kent Equine Industry                           Unit C, Houndswood
                                    Daniel Rosen
Training Services limited)                                Gate


                                                          The Fresh Produce
Mack                                Tracey Patey-Ford
                                                          Centre
NGO Educational Trust               Brian Hayes           PO Box 3360

Putlands Veterinary Surgery         Eryll Davies          Putlands
RAMSAK Ltd                          Karen Wheeler         Weald Granary
RSPB                                Alan Johnson          RSPB Northward Hill

Southern Harvesters                 William Helen         Maidstone Road

The North School                    Caroline Johnson      Essella Road
University of Greenwich             Debbie Bartlett       Central Avenue
Why Farming Matters in Kent / Mid
                                    Gemma Fitzpatrick     Rotherbrook Court
Kent Training (NFU SE)
Address 2          Town          County          Postcode



Church Lane        Stockbury     Kent            ME9 7RD
The Mall           Faversham     Kent            ME13 8JL


Plumpton           Nr Lewes      East Sussex     BN7 3AE


Brogdale Farm,
                   Faversham     Kent            ME13 8XZ
Brogdale Road



Harper Lane        Radlett       Hertfordshire   WD7 7HU



                   Paddock
Transfesa Road                   Kent            TN12 6UT
                   Wood
Stourbridge                      West Midlands
                   Paddock
                                 Kent            TN12 6DZ
                   Wood
Seven Mile Lane    Mereworth     Kent            ME18 5PZ
                   Cooling,
Bromhey Farm                     Kent            ME3 8DS
                   Rochester
                   Headcorn      Kent            TN27 9PJ

                   Ashford       Kent            TN24 8AL
Chatham Maritime                 Kent            ME4 4TB
Bedford Road       Petersfield                   GU32 3QG
Email                                   Telephone         Mobile                Website



paul@burdenbros.co.uk                  01795 843250                   www.burdenbros.co.uk
anthony.keates@chavereys.co.uk         01795 594495                   www.chavereys.co.uk

                                                                      www.face-online.org.uk /
louisa@face-online.org.uk              01273 892096    07929 203096
                                                                      www.plumpton.ac.uk


sheenagh.levett@fastltd.co.uk         01795 533225     07590 775161   www.fastltd.co.uk



daniel.rosen@keits.co.uk               01923 854586                   www.keits.co.uk



tracey.patey-ford@mackmultiples.com    01892 831566                   www.mwmack.co.uk

brivon@hotmail.co.uk                  01384 221308     07815 422658   www.gamekeeperstrust.org.uk

erylvet@aol.com                        01892 835456   07860 496302    www.putlandsvets.com
enquiries@ramsak.co.uk                 01622 815356   07968 445871    www.ramsak.co.uk
alan.johnson@rspb.org.uk               01634 222480    07766 726147   www.rspb.org.uk
                                                                      www.southernharvesters.co.u
w.helen@southernharvesters.co.uk       01622 982572
                                                                      k
                                       01233 614600
cjohnson@north.kent.sch.uk                                            www.north.kent.sch.uk
                                          ext. 220
db45@gre.ac.uk                        020 8331 8478    07974 162045   www.gre.ac.uk
                                       01730 711950                   www.wfminkent.co.uk
                                                          Qualifications /
                Courses Available
                                                          Experience Required



                              12m x 12m                        1 x 13 amp       -   0   0   2


                Land-based training. Full and part-time
                courses. Qualifications from first
                diploma through to foundation degree.



                Apprenticeships at both Level 2 and 3
                                                          None required but
                in Horse Care, Horticulture, Animal
                                                          basic maths and
                Care, Floristry, Team Leading and
                                                          english would be
                Management, Business Administration
                                                          beneficial
                and Customer Services



strust.org.uk




                Level 3 land based courses.
YES

								
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