Said the company; "He will be greatly missed by us all and was well respected within the farming community."
There will be a public funeral at St. Mary Magdelene's Church, Gedney on Monday 30th December at 11am.
This will be followed by a private family cremation at Kings Lynn.
A request has been made for no flowers, but there will be a charity collection.
An appreciation of the contribution made by David Piccaver to the industry will be published in HW in the New Year.