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Field vegetables panel information

Field vegetables panel information

Field Vegetables Panel

These panels consist of representatives elected by levy payers, and where appropriate, independent experts are co-opted to provide technical advice. Invitations are also extended to appropriate trade body representatives.

 

The schedule for the Field Vegetables Panel Meetings is currently as follows (minutes of the open session of previous meetings are available to download after they have been approved by all parties at the subsequent meeting):

Date

Location

Status

Minutes

26 February 2015

AHDB, Stoneleigh Park

Passed

 Download

19 November 2015 Chesford Grange, Kenilworth Passed

Download

25 February 2016 AHDB, Stoneleigh Park Passed Download
10 November 2016 Chesford Grange, Kenilworth Passed Download
09 March 2017 Chesford Grange, Kenilworth Passed Download
09 November 2017 Woodside Conference Centre, Kenilworth Passed Download
08 March 2018 Chesford Grange Hotel & Conference Centre, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LD Passed Download
08 November 2018 Chesford Grange Hotel & Conference Centre, Kenilworth, Warwickshire CV8 2LD Pending Download 
28 February 2019 TBC Pending Pending
08 November 2019 TBC Pending  Pending 

For more information about panel meeting arrangements please contact Cathryn Lambourne

 

Panel Representation

 

NAME (CLICK TO EMAIL)

POSITION/KNOWLEDGE            

CONTACT        

Martin Evans

 

PANEL CHAIR and AHDB Horticulture Board Member

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Cathryn Lambourne

Field Crops Team Leader 

Lead liaison for

  • British Onion Producers Association
  • Leek Growers Association
  • British Bulb Growers Associations
  • Plant Propagators Ltd 

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Kim Parker

Research and KE Manager - Vegetables

Lead liaison for

  • British Leafy Salads Association & sub committees
  • British Herb Traders Association
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Dawn Teverson

Research & KE Manager - Vegetables 

Lead liaison for

  • Legume Panel

Lead KE/communications delivery for

  • Brassica Growers Association
  • British Carrot Growers Association
  • Red Beet Technology group
  • British Onion Producers Association
  • Leek Growers Association
  • Legume Panel

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Grace Choto

Research & KE Manager - Vegetables 

Lead liaison for

  • Outdoor Cucurbit Growers Association

Lead KE/communications delivery for

  • Asparagus Growers Association
  • Outdoor Cucurbit Growers Association
  • British Leafy Salads Association & sub committees
  • British Herb Traders Association
  • Plant Propagators Ltd 

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Elected members representing the interests of growers

Euan Alexander

Brassicas (Scotland)

Kettle Produce Ltd, Balmalcolm Farm,Cupar, Fife, KY15 7TJ

T: 01337 831 000

Christopher Ashby

Vegetable propagation

Wessex Plants (1988) Ltd, Wessex Nursery, Woodhill, Congresbury, Bristol, BS49 5AF

T: 01934 876 435

Jim Smith

Speciality veg crops (cucurbits/asparagus/radish)

Barfoot Farms Ltd, Sefer Farm, Pagham Road, Bognor Regis, West Sussex; PO21 3PX

T: 01489 885123

William Iliffe

Production in the South-West

Southern England Farms Lt, Lambo, Fraddam Raod, Leedstown, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 5PF

T: 01736 850 066

Tim Casey

Leek Production

J&V Casey & Son Ltd, Willow Farm, Dogdyke, New York, Lincolnshire  LN4 4UY

T: 07900 952040

 

Keith Mawer

Carrots and parsnips

Strawson Limited, Featherstone House Farm, Bilsthorpe, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 8RD

T: 01623 870 421

 

Stephen McGuffie

Asparagus

New Farm Produce Ltd, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 8EX

T: 01543 256 022

Andrew Rutherford General vegetable production 

KS Coles Ltd; Chelston House Farm, Wellington, Somerset, TA21 9HP

T: 07990 575832

Rob Parker Outdoor leafy salads

G’s Fresh UK, Cambs Farms Growers Ltd, Engine Farm, Station Drove, Burnt Fen, Cambs, CB7 4SR

T: 07971 155283

Philip Langley  Legumes (Peas & Beans) Sandfields Farm Ltd Manor Farm, Luddington, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9SJ
David Bond  Herbs Production  J Bond & Son, Heath Farm, Bonds Road, Blofield Heath, Norwich, NR13 4QG
Carolyn Coxe  Production in the East (inc Organic)  Pollybell Farms, Little Carr Farm, Carr Road, Gringley on the Hill, DN10 4SN
Vacancy Bulb Onions TBC

 

Technical & Scientific advisors

David Gray

Independent Advisor, Warwickshire

T: 01789 204912

Invited Courtesy Panel Members

Lee Abbey

NFU, Warwickshire

T: 024 7685 8632

 

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