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New chair for Biotalys

Belgium-based agri-tech company Biotalys, which specialises in biological crop protection products, has appointed Simon Moroney as chairman of its board. Mr Moroney has over 30 years of industry leadership and research experience. He was co-founder and chief executive...

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New vice president for DLF Europe

John Larsen, currently regional director at Univar Solutions, is to take up the newly created position of vice president sales and marketing greater Europe at Danish multinational forage plant breeder DLF Seeds. Mr Larsen starts in his new post on August 1st 2021. He...

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Animal health role for CIEL

Qualified veterinary surgeon Dr Lawrence Brown has joined CIEL, the UK’s livestock innovation centre, as animal health and aquaculture specialist, a new role for the organisation. CIEL intends to use the post to develop its activity in the aquaculture area. Dr Brown...

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Prof Ken Sloan to lead Harper Adams

The Harper Adams University board of governors has appointed Professor Ken Sloan as vice-chancellor from November 1st 2021. He succeeds Dr David Llewellyn who is retiring after 23 years at Harper. Prof Sloan is currently deputy vice-chancellor (enterprise and...

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Professional Register for sheep advisers

BASIS and the National Sheep Association (NSA) have joined forces to create the first industry Register of Sheep Advisers (RoSA). The RoSA, officially launched this month, aims to recognise personal development and training for advisers who support UK sheep farmers...

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