Greater Lincolnshire’s Agri-Food sector is feeding the UK!

Did you know that Greater Lincolnshire is responsible for growing 12% of the UK’s food and processing 70% of its fish? The region is feeding the nation, which is why growth in the Agri-Food sector is so important, not only locally but for the whole of the UK. The Agri-Food industry employs over 75,000 workers in departments like agriculture, food production, farming equipment, freezing, distribution and packaging. Greater Lincolnshire’s Agri-Food sector is diverse and vital; which is why it’s such an exciting industry to be a part of.

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Greater Lincolnshire’s Agri-Food sector is feeding the UK!

Responsible for growing 12% of the England’s food and processing 70% of its fish, growth in the agri-food sector in Greater Lincolnshire is important not only locally but for the whole of the UK. The Agri-food sector employs over 75,000 workers in agriculture, food production, farm equipment manufacturing, freezing, distribution, packaging and food import and export combines agriculture and food manufacturing. We have an international reputation for food, fish and farming.

 

 

 

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Just a few of the employers operating in AGRI-FOOD

Bakkavor Group plc

Working at Bakkavor isn’t about having a job; it’s about choosing a company where you can develop a career. If you share Bakkavor’s passion for great food and the company’s strong values you can expect opportunities, development and support to enable your career to grow. 

The Fens,Agri-Food,Apprenticeship,Postgraduate

National Centre of Food Manufacturing - University of Lincoln

The NCFM is dedicated to helping food industry employees advance their careers. We understand the demands of studying while working in this fast moving, dynamic industry and balancing family commitments. Our part-time Degree Apprenticeships provide one of many flexible study options for those working in Quality, Technical roles and Operations Management.

Countryside South,Agri-Food,Visitor Economy

Worldwide Fruit Limited

Many organisations claim people are their greatest asset, but our Investor In People silver award in March 2014, and the FPC Fresh Awards Best Place to Work award in June 2014 confirms staff really are at the top of our agenda.

The Fens,Agri-Food

Uncle Henry's

All of our efforts would not be possible without our dedicated team who are local people themselves and are essential to our business success. We recruit people who are passionate about food and our business. Over the years, we have established managers of the three core budget departments; shop, café and butchery. We invest in their training and development and make Uncle Henry’s an enjoyable place to work. Training requirements are tailored to the individual at management level and our front of house team have an on-going customer service development training programme. 

Agri-Food,Visitor Economy

Scaman's Eggs

The employees at Scaman's say they enjoy working with a great, close team and that they are lucky to have a good relationship with the 'boss'. As well as working hard within the warehouse, the team will attend local award ceremonies and events with Simone to show their commitment to the business.

The Wolds,Agri-Food

Spaldings Limited

One of the UK’s leading agriculture and groundcare specialists. Known for our exceptional quality and comprehensive aftersales service, we supply agricultural tools, supplies, replacement parts and machinery to thousands of customers, earning a reputation for service, quality and reliability

City of Lincoln,Agri-Food