NFU board seeks new members

The NFU is calling for nominations to its board for horticulture and potatoes.

Seven members of the board are due to step down as part of a rolling process of annual appointments.

Two of the seven members - Graham Nichols and John Boyd - have indicated that they will not be seeking re-appointment.

This has made the two-year appointments available, starting in March. One of the places will be given to a grower with potato interests while the remaining place is open to a member with any horticultural crop interest.

Members are invited to submit a CV with their nomination to NFU chief horticultural adviser Phil Hudson at: Agriculture House, Stoneleigh Park, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire, CV8 2LZ. The deadline is Friday 1 February.

The NFU president will then appoint the selection committee to consider the nominations received and appoint members to the board.

For more information email philip.hudson@nfu.org.uk.


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