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Wynnstay grows its seed team

The Wynnstay Group, the UK’s third largest producer of cereal seed, has added two new members to its expanding seed department. Amy Watts joins as environmental seed product manager and Diane Foley as regional seed manager – east. Both jobs are new positions for the...

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Senior changes for Velcourt

Corporate farmer Velcourt has appointed Nick Shorter to the new role of managing director from April 2021, as part of a senior management restructure. At the same time, current chairman and chief executive James Townshend will move into the role of executive chairman....

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Chris Mahoney to chair ED&F Man

ED&F Man, the UK-based multinational trader of agricultural commodities and financial services, has appointed Chris Mahoney as non-executive chairman, effective from this week. Mr Mahoney has four decades of experience in agricultural commodity processing, handling...

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Anpario board changes

Longstanding Anpario chairman Peter Lawrence, who oversaw the consolidation of a number of businesses into the present Anpario business over the last 15 years, is to retire from the company at its annual general meeting in June 2021. Non-executive Richard Wood, the...

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